Category: Architecture

Urban Townhome Model in Toronto \ Cecconi Simone

Urban Townhome Model in Toronto \ Cecconi Simone

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• December 21, 2013 • Comments (1)

This 840 s.f. model by Cecconi Simone represents a community of urban residences envisioned for Downtown West, Toronto. Conceived around the principals of Active House, a Danish movement committed to healthy and sustainable interior environments, the model brings to life a complete townhome ground-floor. The show space features an open-plan live–cook–dine area centered on a […]

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Market eight \ AQSO arquitectos office

Market eight \ AQSO arquitectos office

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• December 18, 2013 • Comments (0)

The project is located in the Chinese port city of Lianyungang, in the vicinity of a new amusement park. The master-plan for this low density area, intended for tertiary use, proposes an interesting organic land fragmentation. The plot is westbound exposed to an urban condition –a small plaza-, while surrounded by a pedestrian walkway and […]

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BIG won the new Media Campus for AXEL SPRINGER

BIG won the new Media Campus for AXEL SPRINGER

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• December 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

BIG + Bollinger+Grohmann + Man Made Land+Topotek 1 + Kardoff Ingenieure + Wenzel+Wenzel have been announced as one of the winners, along with Buro-OS and OMA, of the new Media Campus for AXEL SPRINGER in Berlin, Germany. The final ranking is expected in January. Located on the historic site of the former Berlin Wall, the […]

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Active Life Center Architectural Design Competition: 2nd prize \ Mi-EL  Architecture

Active Life Center Architectural Design Competition: 2nd prize \ Mi-EL Architecture

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• December 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

Mi-EL Architecture won the 2nd prize for the Active Life Center Architectural Design Competition. Ministry of Social Affairs of Turkey announced a competition project at national scale. Project objective is to design a multifunctional campus for elderly, children, veterans and disadvantaged people who need social support. Life center is a kind of small scale campus […]

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Tangram pavilion No 1 - Mao Zhuang South Club \ UA Studio 7

Tangram pavilion No 1 – Mao Zhuang South Club \ UA Studio 7

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• December 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

UA Studio 7 designed the Tangram pavilion No 1 – Mao Zhuang South Club located in HeNan, China. The Concept of Tangram The tangram (Chinese, literally “seven boards of skill”) is an assemblage puzzle consisting of seven flat pieces, called tans, which are put together to form various shapes. The objective of the puzzle is […]

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House F \ Ido,Kenji

House F \ Ido,Kenji

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• December 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Ido,Kenji has recently completed the House F. It is a wooden three story house that is built on urban narrow site. It aimed at a quiet, soft space with the wood and the wall of painting. The space with a brightness and openness was secured, and the space and the pitch with the […]

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Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

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• December 9, 2013 • Comments (1)

Designed by formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten, the new tropical conservatory at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus is like a drop of dew in its green surroundings. Its transparent dome set on an oval base extends the existing greenhouse built in 1969. A special feature of this structure is that is allows for the […]

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Goettsch Partners Selected 2013 AIA Chicago Firm of the Year

Goettsch Partners Selected 2013 AIA Chicago Firm of the Year

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• December 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has been named the 2013 Firm of the Year, as conferred by the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Chicago). The award is the highest honor a firm can receive from the chapter. Established in 1991, the Firm of the Year Award recognizes a single firm’s outstanding […]

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The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

The Twilt Tower \ Paolo Venturella

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• December 6, 2013 • Comments (1)

Italian architect  Paolo Venturella has designed the Twilt Tower. + Statement by Paolo Venturella A building in a modern area in the outskirts of Rome, in the “E.U.R.” (Esposizione Universale Roma, in 1942), known as the “Eurosky tower” by Franco Purini, in our point of view is not realized according to the principles of “integration” […]

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Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

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• December 4, 2013 • Comments (1)

The Vaulted Cork Pavillion was built for Amorim Isolamentos Lda., to demonstrate its cork building materials at Concreta 2013, a biennial building fair held at Exponor, Porto. This architecture and research project was developed by Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira and Emmanuel Novo, who were sponsored by Amorim Isolamentos Lda. while studying […]

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