Category: Residential

New Church for Valer church parish \ Krill Architecture

New Church for Valer church parish \ Krill Architecture

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• April 6, 2012 • Comments (1)

An Open Ring in the Woods In commissioning the competition, the church of Våler chose for a seldomly witnessed step in church history, one that always comes with interesting results. Tapping on a source of collective creativity in modern architecture offers the chance to bring the development of church architecture to a new level. A […]

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Quai de Queyries - Bordeaux \ ECDM

Quai de Queyries – Bordeaux \ ECDM

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• March 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has recently designed the Quai de Queyries – Bordeaux. + Project facts Program: Housing and shops Owner: Bordeaux Metropole Development Project manager / Architect: architects ECDM Location: Quai of Queyries, Bordeaux (33) Land area: 23,000 m2 Built area: 45 000 m2 floor area + All images […]

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70°Sud project \ LAN Architecture

70°Sud project \ LAN Architecture

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• March 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

The 70°Sud project, an apartment building recently completed by LAN in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. In this operation we have let aside exhaustive studies on urbanity and potential grabbing –costly and previously explored methods at the agency–, to pivot back around an essential postulate: a space exists only if it is built. Simplification, substraction and timeless values […]

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Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Foster + Partners recently have completed Jameson House, it is the first mixed-use project in Canada. Lord Foster said: Vancouver has a spectacular location, surrounded by mountains and the sea. The design makes the most of the city’s fantastic natural setting, with balconies and deep bay windows looking out towards the landscape. Jameson House further […]

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Spliced Towers \ AQSO arquitectos office

Spliced Towers \ AQSO arquitectos office

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (2)

AQSO arquitectos office has designed the high density residential complex in Guangyuan, China. The project is conceived as a strong element in consonance with the surrounding hilly scene. The buildings rise over the landscape becoming a milestone, a sober and expressive landmark solving the program requirements: archive the desired plot ratio and increase the green […]

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Thandalam Project \ ABIBOO Architecture

Thandalam Project \ ABIBOO Architecture

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• January 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

ABIBOO Architecture, international architecture office led by Alfredo Munoz, has been developing for months the Thandalam Project, a residential complex near Chennai, southern India, consisting of about 700 homes and studios, the latter of them intended for students of a nearby university. The project will also consist of a series of facilities to give service […]

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OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING - URBAN WATER LILIES - EUROPAN 11

OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING – URBAN WATER LILIES – EUROPAN 11

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• December 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

The design of the proposal was instinctively developed under basic and determinant assumptions reflected from the local. Water, rurality, urbanity and cultural habits and traditions. We have tried to form an interactive balance among all the premises and found in nature a conceptual framework that served as a starting point for the formalization of our […]

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Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

OOIIO Architecture recently has designed a housing project in Wurzburg, Germany. It consists of 15 sustainable apartment blocks, with 6 floor high each one, placed in front of a Second World War runway. The buildings are related with a famous landscape exhibition in Germany called “Bundesgartenschau” and special gardens will cross all the development. According […]

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Tour Saint Jean \ ECDM

Tour Saint Jean \ ECDM

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• December 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

The creation of an emergent element is an opportunity to rethink the relationship between the new neighborhood and the surrounding landscape. Because of its status, size and the culture, the quarter is a unique area within Bordeaux. The site is emblematic of the changes that have transformed our industrial cities, of paradigm shifts that have […]

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The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

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• December 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower unveiled today in Singapore UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower in Singapore will be the first development to be unveiled today under the Far East Organisation’s new SOHO brand. Designed to conserve space whilst maximizing live/work/play areas, The Scotts Tower presents a new dimension of […]

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