Category: Architecture

Exhibition of Tom Sheehan

Exhibition of Tom Sheehan

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Tom Sheehan Sketches and Collaborations exhibition from April 20 to May 19.2012 Excerpts of his sketchbooks, Tom Sheehan exhibits a selection of drawings from 1997 to 2012. Sketches as notes, as research or as a condition, are the datum of the carrier of a Parisian creator open to the world. The sketch is the irreducible […]

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Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

Clean CANAL Water \ Margot Krasojevic

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Clean CANAL Water is the proposal entry by Margot Krasojevic for the Competition Amsterdam footbridge 2012. Water management is still the most important function of Amsterdam canals. Without them, the city would drown. Circulating the water is also vital for sanitary reasons. In the days when windmills had to do the job, the stench of […]

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Cliff House \ Scott Allen Architecture

Cliff House \ Scott Allen Architecture

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Tucked against the wall of a natural cliff and right on the water’s edge in Gig Harbor, Washington, this project answered the unique challenges of its site. The footprint for the new structure replaces an old guest house and boathouse, and was limited in its size by an agreement through a regulatory process. The design […]

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Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

Bayview Branch Library \ THA Architecture & Karin Payson A+D

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by THA Architecture in collaboration with Karin Payson A+D, this new library replaces an outdated facility, completed in 1969, with an enhanced neighborhood branch that celebrates the community’s unique history and culture. The 9,000-square-foot library is part of San Francisco’s voter-approved Branch Library Improvement Program, and is one of only eight new facilities from […]

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Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

The house is sited on a bluff overlooking the bay within a grove of cedar and locust trees. Discrete volumes of varying public and private functions are organized around an axial promenade, extending to the outdoors. Single story volumes, separated by glass interstitial spaces, were utilized to lessen the overall impact of the structures while […]

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Spire \ Visiondivision

Spire \ Visiondivision

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

Spire is Visiondivision‘s competition entry for a new church in the small town of Våler, Norway. The church in the small town of Våler in Norway burned down and a competition was held to build a new one. We joined the competition with the following entry. It is in the rural church that the people […]

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Chalet \ RBCH architects

Chalet \ RBCH architects

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• March 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated in a residential area in Château d’Oex, this new building was thought as a replacement for the former house whose size and outer layer failed to meet present day standards for a family home. The structure of this new building is made of poles and beams as a reference to the local traditional chalet. […]

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Factory Premises for Armoltec \ AH Asociados

Factory Premises for Armoltec \ AH Asociados

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• March 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

The type of language adopted for the carrying out of work on this project aims to be a means capable of unifying criteria which are at times so difficult to harmonise, such as aesthetics, town planning, and conceptual and constructive ideas. A certain type of manufacturing based language, with an austerity of volume, with some […]

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Lot 4 - Gentilly \ ECDM

Lot 4 – Gentilly \ ECDM

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• March 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has designed the new office building Lot 4 – Gentilly. + Project facts Program: office building Owner: SODEARIF Architect: ECDM Location: Gentilly (94) Area: 5250 sq.m. Cost: 10.8 M € Contest: 2011 + All images and drawings courtesy ECDM

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Farmyard, 4 houses at Oud-Empel \ HILBERINKBOSCH architects

Farmyard, 4 houses at Oud-Empel \ HILBERINKBOSCH architects

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• March 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

Due to the demolition of several old sheds a unique plot became vacant in Oud-Empel. Oud-Empel is a small village situated along side embankment of the river Maas. The dike divides the village in two parts: the unsafe waterfront where the smaller labourers cottages are situated and a protected side with the large farms and […]

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