Category: Architecture

Via Turati Refurbishment Project | Park Associati

Via Turati Refurbishment Project | Park Associati

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• June 12, 2011 • Comments (1)

This building is distinguished by the burnished colour finish of the metal structures on the facade, the tinted glass of the curtain wall system, the brown paintwork and the smaller volume used as a residential unit. During its heyday, the building would have been considered modern and technologically advanced. However, in its contemporary condition, many […]

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New Cultural Center in Ranica | DAP studio & Paola Giaconia

New Cultural Center in Ranica | DAP studio & Paola Giaconia

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• June 12, 2011 • Comments (2)

The new Cultural Center in Ranica, medieval town near Bergamo in Northern Italy, contains a public library, an auditorium, a kindergarten, and a school for dance and theater. With its 2.000 square meters, the Center is conceived as a new catalyst of urban life. Not only is the building a laboratory for education and information, […]

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8030 Georgia Avenue | Division1

8030 Georgia Avenue | Division1

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• June 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

8030 is located in an industrial site in Silver Spring, MD. The site has been retrofitted with café’s, and artist’s studios. There has also been a surge of condominium construction around the sites periphery. The site acts as a hinge between residences, retail, and 2 major streets. The stairs act as a focal point while […]

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Ping | Division1

Ping | Division1

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• June 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

The restaurant captures American and Chinese Cultures through layers of decorative design elements. Conceptualized around different dining experiences within the same restaurant, the rectangular space is sliced into three different zones, with each providing its own unique dining hall. Each zone [Bar, Communal and Dining] is separated through a design element, such as color, a […]

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The Lacey | Division1

The Lacey | Division1

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• June 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Division1 has designed the Lacey condominium building located in Washington, DC. Program The Lacey is a 26-unit, four level, 25,000 SF residential building organized around a three-level central corridor/atrium. Outdoor space is ample with a communal second floor terrace and rooftop, as well as private balconies, courtyards, and terraces for the units. Neighborhood The Lacey […]

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3Beirut - Foster + Partners' First Project in Lebanon

3Beirut – Foster + Partners’ First Project in Lebanon

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• June 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

3Beirut – the first project designed by Foster + Partners to break ground in Lebanon – is revealed on 9 June. Responding directly to the site and culture of Beirut, the scheme will create a sustainable residential and retail development of international quality. The development will also strengthen Beirut’s role as a centre for tourism, […]

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The Residences at hu'u Soon to Arrive in Seminyak, Bali

The Residences at hu’u Soon to Arrive in Seminyak, Bali

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• June 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Residences at hu’u is pleased to announce the unveiling of 10 individual private villas located in one of the most desirable addresses in Seminyak, Bali, and available for ownership,  beginning today. Each of the 10 residences – one-bedroom lofts, dual-level two-bedrooms and a penthouse villa – enjoys a private pool with tranquil landscaped gardens […]

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Infinity Pavilion | Margot Krasojevic

Infinity Pavilion | Margot Krasojevic

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• June 9, 2011 • Comments (1)

Llandudno Beach in Cape Town, situated on the Atlantic seaboard of the Cape Peninsula, is surrounded by large granite boulders and overlooked by mountains. The infinity pavilion beach house balances on the cliffs overlooking the town of Llandudno in cape town, the design directly engages with its context. the main open plan accommodation area consists […]

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W Street Residence | Division1

W Street Residence | Division1

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• June 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

The W Street Residence is organized into three levels: the first level functions as an office, guest quarters, or rental studio with access from within the main house and the street; the second level comprises the main living/social space and is defined by an open plan that extends beyond the perimeter wall to become an […]

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The Roberts Residence | Division1

The Roberts Residence | Division1

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• June 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by American architecture firm Division1, the ¾ acre site of the Roberts Residence is bound by, a residential street along its west edge, single-family detached residences on adjacent lots to the north and south, and a wooded park towards the rear. At the front of the site along the street edge the site drops […]

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