Category: Architecture

Ph4 House \ T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

Ph4 House \ T38 studio + Pablo Casals-Aguirre

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• May 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Located in Tijuana, México, Ph4 house’s main objective is to create a balance between privacy and openness, the project was mainly developed from two constraints. The first one is that the house will be inhabited by an elderly couple, so most of the program is on the first floor, a long glass and concrete box […]

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Hotel in Kvosin \ OOIIO Architecture

Hotel in Kvosin \ OOIIO Architecture

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• May 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

In Reykjavik, Iceland capital they wanted to build a big new hotel in Ingolfstorg, a public existing plaza in Kvosin, the city historical center, very close to the Iceland Parliament. The program was asking for a way too big building that couldn’t work well with the existing city pattern. There are no big buildings on […]

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The Arch in Mandal \ 3XN Architects

The Arch in Mandal \ 3XN Architects

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• May 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

Elegance and conviviality merge under The Arch in Mandal, Norway Historic white wooden houses, charming narrow streets, a river running though the center and beach and forest nearby. The town of Mandal is the essence of southern Norwegian idyll. Danish practice, 3XN, has designed the town’s new cultural center, a project which required great sensitivity […]

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CROSS # Towers in Seoul \ BIG

CROSS # Towers in Seoul \ BIG

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• May 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

BIG’s residential towers in the Yongsan International Business District revitalize the Han riverfront into a new commercial and residential center for the citizens of Seoul. Situated at the south-east edge of the Yongsan master plan designed by Studio Liebeskind for the Korean development group Dreamhub, BIG’s Cross # Towers will contribute to the developing skyline […]

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Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

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• May 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

UNStudio and EE&K a Perkins Eastman company, and Jacobs Engineering have submitted a proposal for a scope of work to develop a Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station. Ben van Berkel of UNStudio, along with Jonathan Cohn of EE&K, presented their ‘Vision Board’ – a conceptual rendering in the year 2050, showing Los Angeles […]

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Carmo Advogados \ MMEB architects

Carmo Advogados \ MMEB architects

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• April 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

MMEB architects have recently completed a lawyer head office called “Carmo Advogados” built in the city of Cuiabá, Brazil.  

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Rehabilitation of historic building by Marisa Lima \ Photography by d10photo

Rehabilitation of historic building by Marisa Lima \ Photography by d10photo

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• April 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Shared by Portuguese photographer David Pereira of d10photo, this is a refurbishment project located in Lisbon and was design by Marisa Lima, MLEP (Portuguese architect). + Photographer: David Pereira of d10photo | http://www.d10photo.com/ + All images courtesy d10photo

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Richardson Apartments \ David Baker + Partners

Richardson Apartments \ David Baker + Partners

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• April 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

David Baker + Partners worked with Community Housing Partnership and Mercy Housing California to develop the Drs. Julian & Raye Richardson Apartments, which will provide permanent supportive housing for a very-low-income, formerly homeless population. The building is named in honor of Drs. Julian and Raye Richardson, local activists and founders of Marcus Books, the oldest […]

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Green Showroom for Fisker-McLaren Dealership \ Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

Green Showroom for Fisker-McLaren Dealership \ Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

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• April 29, 2012 • Comments (1)

When Silicon Valley auto dealer Adam Simms chose a site on busy El Camino Real for his Fisker Automotive and McLaren Automotive dealerships, the new buildings had to stand out in the same way that the manufacturers’ cool, cleanly tailored vehicles stand out from the competition. Valerio Dewalt Train Associates designed two showrooms, each designed […]

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Conversion and Extension of Hambacher Castle \ Max Dudler

Conversion and Extension of Hambacher Castle \ Max Dudler

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• April 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Historically significant Hambach Castle has been modernised and extended for restaurant use by architect Max Dudler. Max Dudler’s idea was to turn the accessible castle wall into a usable space. This he achieved through his choice of building material – using the same type of stone for the facades as had been used for the […]

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