Category: Architecture

Miele House by Kokaistudios Wins 2011 MIPIM Asia Award Gold Prize

Miele House by Kokaistudios Wins 2011 MIPIM Asia Award Gold Prize

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• January 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

Kokaistudios, a Shanghai based international architectural design firm, proudly announces its Miele House project located in downtown Shanghai wins 2011 MIPIM Asia Award Gold Prize in Retail Store Design Category. Competing with 80 entries from 15 countries, Miele House has been selected by the jury group, made up by the top real estate players in […]

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Atomium Belgium \ Photography by Veronica Morales Angulo

Atomium Belgium \ Photography by Veronica Morales Angulo

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• December 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Shared by photographer Veronica Morales, the Atomium is located in Brussels, Belgium, it was designed by André Waterkeyn for Expo ’58. The Atomium stands 102 metres tall and has 9 steel spheres connected by tubes, each of them are easily reached by escalators. You can find more works of  Veronica Morales Angulo here. + All […]

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Spiegel Headquarters \ Henning Larsen Architects

Spiegel Headquarters \ Henning Larsen Architects

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• December 22, 2011 • Comments (2)

The vision was to create a modern medea house for Spiegel’s employees and the surrounding city. An icon of high international standards with focus on openness, communication and transparency. Louis Becker Director and partner, Henning Larsen Architects Henning Larsen Architects has chosen a two-part composition to create hierarchy and openness on the site and has […]

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Gosta Serlachius Museum \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Gosta Serlachius Museum \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• December 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

The project for the expansion of the Serlachius Museum Gösta, presents an opportunity to explore a creative relationship between the existing museum and the surrounding landscape. Through a new and distinctive poetic architectural language, where the interior unfolds as a sequence of spaces, the project develops a harmonious ensemble that blurs the boundaries between existing […]

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Museum of Vine and Wine \ AH Asociados

Museum of Vine and Wine \ AH Asociados

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• December 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

The project recovers the historical building into a constructive and spacious building, carried out via dialogue with a new structural form, articulated through a central area of where tradition and modernity of viticulture and wine in Navarre meet. In the old part of the building is the welcome area, with historical reminders of the past. […]

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Music School of San Sebastian de los Reyes \ AH Asociados

Music School of San Sebastian de los Reyes \ AH Asociados

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• December 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

The building is like an experimental deposit box, a music box where the architecture, as a spatial experience, takes place in time. It is born like from a proposition parting from it’s position upon the site and through the search and protection of the spare directions it has. Starting from an excessive site development programme, […]

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OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING - URBAN WATER LILIES - EUROPAN 11

OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING – URBAN WATER LILIES – EUROPAN 11

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• December 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

The design of the proposal was instinctively developed under basic and determinant assumptions reflected from the local. Water, rurality, urbanity and cultural habits and traditions. We have tried to form an interactive balance among all the premises and found in nature a conceptual framework that served as a starting point for the formalization of our […]

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Incubadora Social ITESM-Bancomer \ SHINE Architecture

Incubadora Social ITESM-Bancomer \ SHINE Architecture

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (3)

This refurbishment intends to offer a new quality-based, morphological-exploration for a social entrepreneurship incubator in a low-income area in León, Guanajuato, México. The initiative of these social interventions is lead by two main institutions: Tecnológico de Monterrey (one of the best private universities in México) and Bancomer (one of the main banks of the country). […]

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Tracasa Offices Building \ AH Asociados

Tracasa Offices Building \ AH Asociados

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

The building has been planned as a well worked “pile” which rests on the terrain, adapting to its natural contours. It works from the precepts of superposition. It is placed on top of its supporting devices, and develops a layering, a coincidence and a meeting up with the natural and built environment. The solution allows […]

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Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

OOIIO Architecture recently has designed a housing project in Wurzburg, Germany. It consists of 15 sustainable apartment blocks, with 6 floor high each one, placed in front of a Second World War runway. The buildings are related with a famous landscape exhibition in Germany called “Bundesgartenschau” and special gardens will cross all the development. According […]

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