Category: Residential

House HDJ86 \ T38 studio

House HDJ86 \ T38 studio

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• August 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

On a site where we are designing 11 single family homes, HDJ86 is one of the first ones to be finished. Built in Tijuana, we have taken advantage of the increidible construction craft that is available, in which construction workers have worked in both the USA and Mexico, so they can perfectly execute construction techniques […]

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LMF Loft Miraflor \ Alexandre Loureiro

LMF Loft Miraflor \ Alexandre Loureiro

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• July 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

Long and far goes the golden time of the Oporto’s industrial era during the so called 1st Modernity and with it the deurbanization of some parts of the city. It’s legacy has invariably been the malfunction or inadaptation of the big industrial buildings and so they are left to its own tragic fate… This shrinking […]

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Step tower \ EASTERN design office

Step tower \ EASTERN design office

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• July 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

Japanese architectural firm EASTERN design office recently has completed the Step tower in Osaka, Japan. A stark white ship that sails in the middle of the bustling sea of colors. The ship floating on the ocean suddenly appears in a shopping center. It evokes a feeling not of a resort area, but of an exotic […]

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Collective Residential Building by Nuno Ladeiro / Marco Martins

Collective Residential Building by Nuno Ladeiro / Marco Martins

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• July 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

The architecture project by Nuno Ladeiro and Marco Martins, is inserted in the urban core of Vila Nova de Tazem, a small country town near Serra da Estrela, in the north of Portugal, which is characterized by a consolidated urban fabric, whose predominant characteristics are buildings of 2 and 3 floors for residential. Configuration, boundaries […]

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20 Social Housing and 3 Commercial Spaces in Paris \ h2o architectes

20 Social Housing and 3 Commercial Spaces in Paris \ h2o architectes

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• July 19, 2013 • Comments (3)

h2o architectes recently has completed the 20 social housing and 3 commercial spaces in Paris, France. + Description from h2o architectes The project of the rue Godefroy Cavaignac in Paris consisted in the rehabilitation of a building which did not meet hygiene and security standards into new social housing. The agency’s aim was to renew […]

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New Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Calgary \ BIG

New Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Calgary \ BIG

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• July 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

BIG unveils its design for the new Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Galgary, Canada. Downtown Calgary has developed as a typical North American city center with a cluster of corporate towers surrounded by a periphery of low density surburban homes. The Telus Sky is an attempt to create a lively mixture of living and working […]

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Timeless Structural Element - From Lemons to Limes

Timeless Structural Element – From Lemons to Limes

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• June 29, 2013 • Comments (0)

The large residential estate Höxterstrasse Hagen of the Gemeinnützige Wohnstättengenossenschaft Hagen built in the 1970s shared the fate of many a residential sites of that time; they were considered as social hotspots and looked extremely rundown. The integrated project approach of the Dortmund architect, Andreas Hanke, remedied this problem. He planned the basic modernisation and […]

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One General Mathenge \ Albert Angel Architecture & Design

One General Mathenge \ Albert Angel Architecture & Design

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• June 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

AMS Properties Kenya has engaged New York-based Albert Angel to design their latest luxury condominium development in the heart of Nairobi, Kenya. + Statement from Albert Angel Architecture & Design  The immensely beautiful green valley site, is not only the inspiration for this 44 unit condominium project, it – is – the project. The series […]

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Wooden Skyscraper \ C.F. Møller Architects

Wooden Skyscraper \ C.F. Møller Architects

• June 14, 2013 • Comments (3)

For HSB Stockholm’s architectural competition 2023, three teams of architects have produced innovative proposals for private residences of the future at three different locations in the centre of Stockholm. Berg | C.F. Møller‘s proposed design is a 34-storey skyscraper made of wood. Berg | C.F. Møller Architects are working in partnership with architects Dinell Johansson […]

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Parklife* Housing project \ Touzimsky Herold & Mehlem

Parklife* Housing project \ Touzimsky Herold & Mehlem

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• May 24, 2013 • Comments (1)

Modern integration of different housing styles The new housing project “Parklife*” was erected in 2010 on the former area of the Mercedes Benz garage in Salzburg Lehen. A new combination of living facilities was created, an old-aged home, assisted accommodation and family homes. “The innovation within this project is to pick up proven elements, to […]

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