Category: Architecture

AUM arquitetos awarded first prize in Regional Council of Administration competition

AUM arquitetos awarded first prize in Regional Council of Administration competition

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• December 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based AUM arquitetos won the competition for the headquarters of the Regional Council of Administration of Santa Catarina. + Architect’s statement by AUM arquitetos The strategy of implementation of the Regional Council of Administration of Santa Catarina was based on the exploitation of the topography and its potential visual axes. The program is distributed in […]

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House in Menorca | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

House in Menorca | Pablo Serrano Elorduy

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• December 18, 2010 • Comments (2)

Spanish architect Pablo Serrano Elorduy has designed a private house in Menorca. + Architect’s statement by Pablo Serrano Elorduy Being a summer house, the main idea is not only creating the interior spaces of the house, but distribute all outer space. The interior spaces seek good relations with the outside world, colonizing their surroundings and […]

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Pan Long Gu Church | Atelier 11

Pan Long Gu Church | Atelier 11

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• December 14, 2010 • Comments (0)

Designed by the Chinese architecture studio Atelier 11, this is a church located in Pan Long Gu, a national scenic area at Ji County in the city of Tianjing, China. As a religious facility built for a neighboring Spanish-style residential development, the design of the church takes the reference from the European architectural language and […]

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Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

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• December 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Portland, Oregon, the Cyan/PDX Building by THA Architecture and GBD Architects has recently opened its doors to offer urban residents a new mode of high density, sustainable living in the heart of downtown. As a LEED Gold-certified high rise, Cyan meets a growing demand for an environmentally conscious, affordable urban lifestyle. Through strategic detailing […]

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Nature's Choice | Visiondivision

Nature’s Choice | Visiondivision

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• December 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nature’s Choice, is one of the latest project Sweden-based architectural firm Visiondivision designed to to blend in with the surrounding nature in the north of Sweden. On the site lies also an old bunker which was constructed to prevent a potential invasion from the Russians. The bunker also had to be discreet when built, but […]

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Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

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• December 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian architect Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the international competition for the new seat of the world renowned Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra in Warsaw. The 20.000m2 cultural centre is housed on the site of a former Veterinary Institute with existing – yet asleep – buildings and a fairy tale park. The centre inhabits a 1.800 seat […]

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Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d'architecture

Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d’architecture

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• December 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Luxembourg-based architectural firm dagli + atélier d’architecture has completed a new extension on the roof top of the company headquarters of Sanichaufer, it was designed to express the image of the company and functioned as a showroom displaying the most modern building technologies. + Architect’s statement by dagli + atélier d’architecture “roof top office” Dudelange […]

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Little One-room House with A Curve | Studio Velocity

Little One-room House with A Curve | Studio Velocity

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• December 9, 2010 • Comments (0)

Japanese architectural firm Studio Velocity designed a curved building located in Nagoya city, Japan. The shape of the building is something like the volume of the entrance door stretched, and the section at the entrance is only the size of the door. However, the section becomes larger both vertically and horizontally, as one walks into […]

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Pavilion at Park Aventura | Paratelier

Pavilion at Park Aventura | Paratelier

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• December 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

“PARATELIER”, founded in 2007 in Lisbon (Portugal), is now presented in the exhibition “PROGETTI DI GIOVANI ARCHITETTI ITALIANI”, held in Milan between 2nd of December 2010 and 10th of January 2011 as a part of Triennale di Milano. This is an exhibition of work organized by the GiArch (National Coordiantion of Young Italian Architects) and […]

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M House | D.I.G Architects

M House | D.I.G Architects

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• December 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

M House, a small house was built on a narrow site designed by D.I.G Architects. The width of the site is 5m, just the same as the street in front, and the house is even narrowed down into 3m width tubular space. This tubular space separates into two branches, one protrudes straight in the air […]

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