Category: Architecture

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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Majima Clinic | D.I.G Architects

Majima Clinic | D.I.G Architects

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• December 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

Designed by Japanese firm D.I.G Architects, the Majima Clinic was developed based on the concept of “ORIGAMI”. The space under the “ORIGAMI” paper, “ORIGAMI” is the wall or the roof and the eaves. the folding “paper” generate the gap and opening, and the folding operation generate the ambiguous border between the open space and the […]

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Frog Queen | Splitterwerk

Frog Queen | Splitterwerk

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• December 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Graz-based design collective SPLITTERWERK was commissioned to design this headquarters building for PRISMA Engineering, a machine and motor technology company also located in Graz. The objective was to design a structure which could house the company’s various research and development programs, and selectively showcase the work to a varied range of often competing clientele. […]

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FOLLIES : Emergency Exit Buildings for a New Transit Line | Paul Raff Studio

FOLLIES : Emergency Exit Buildings for a New Transit Line | Paul Raff Studio

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• December 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

FOLLIES, is the emergency exit buildings for a new transit line in Toronto, Canada designed by Paul Raff Studio. Each building successfully integrates life safety requirements within a strategy that also addresses issues of human scale, context, and beauty. + Architect’s statement by Paul Raff Studio Emergency exit buildings are required for public safety from […]

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SHH lead all-star cast in design of Barbican Foodhall and Barbican Lounge

SHH lead all-star cast in design of Barbican Foodhall and Barbican Lounge

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• November 29, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architects and designers SHH have brought together and led an all-star team – including furniture designer Stefan Bench, lighting designers .PSLAB and Chelsea Flower Show double-gold medallist garden designer Kate Gould – to create two stunning new restaurant spaces within one of London’s greatest 20th century architectural landmarks, the Barbican Centre. SHH answered a brief […]

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