Category: Residential

Housing Units/Studios for Artists "CHEVAL NOIR" \ L'Escaut-Gigogne

Housing Units/Studios for Artists “CHEVAL NOIR” \ L’Escaut-Gigogne

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• August 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

TWO BUILDINGS – ONE PROJECT The brief of the competition, held in 2003, was to transform the building of the former Hallemans breweries into 31 housing units for artists, including an in-house workspace. On top of the transformation, a new construction was necessary to provide the needed surfaces. This new wing creates space and views […]

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Villas Finestre in Ixtapa | CC Arquitectos

Villas Finestre in Ixtapa | CC Arquitectos

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• August 4, 2011 • Comments (1)

In Ixtapa, Mexico, CC Arquitectos has completed the Finestre Villas housing project which comprises 8 units of villa ranging from 500 to 1000 square meters. The project is sited on a ridge in the Pacific coast in Guerrero state, and designed to integrate with the topography of the site. + Project credits / data Villas […]

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NLF in Bursa | GAD Architecture

NLF in Bursa | GAD Architecture

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• July 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

GAD Architecture, in collaboration with Dara Kirmizitoprak have designed the NLF in Bursa, Turkey. NLF is a high-rise luxury residential project, located in the Nilüfer district of Bursa, one of the largest and most developed cities in Turkey. The project site is on the main road serving as an axis connecting Bursa and Nilufer to […]

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Armstrong Place Family + Senior Housing | David Baker + Partners

Armstrong Place Family + Senior Housing | David Baker + Partners

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• July 16, 2011 • Comments (1)

This complex development fills a formerly industrial city block with an innovative housing mix: Affordable urban townhomes to keep growing families in the city and family housing adjacent to senior apartments to prevent seniors from living in isolation. Leading a trend of transit-oriented development along the district’s main business corridor, the development lies just a […]

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High Park | Rojkind Arquitectos

High Park | Rojkind Arquitectos

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• July 13, 2011 • Comments (3)

High Park is located on the outskirts of the northern city of Monterrey, Mexico. Surrounded by the Majestic Sierra Madre Oriental Range. The project is designed to take full advantage of its geographic location and to help mitigate the extreme climatic conditions. As a recurring design concern for rojkind arquitectos and as a way of […]

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X-House | Kellen Qiaolun Huang

X-House | Kellen Qiaolun Huang

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• June 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

X-House is a design proposal for d3 Housing Tomorrow international architecture design competition, the project won a Special Mention and also is the winner in Interior Architecture category. According to a new research in China, the number of young bachelors is drastically raising because of the skyrocketing housing price. Typically girls are unwilling to marry […]

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The Lacey | Division1

The Lacey | Division1

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• June 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Division1 has designed the Lacey condominium building located in Washington, DC. Program The Lacey is a 26-unit, four level, 25,000 SF residential building organized around a three-level central corridor/atrium. Outdoor space is ample with a communal second floor terrace and rooftop, as well as private balconies, courtyards, and terraces for the units. Neighborhood The Lacey […]

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3Beirut - Foster + Partners' First Project in Lebanon

3Beirut – Foster + Partners’ First Project in Lebanon

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• June 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

3Beirut – the first project designed by Foster + Partners to break ground in Lebanon – is revealed on 9 June. Responding directly to the site and culture of Beirut, the scheme will create a sustainable residential and retail development of international quality. The development will also strengthen Beirut’s role as a centre for tourism, […]

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Student Residence in Paris | LAN Architecture

Student Residence in Paris | LAN Architecture

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• June 7, 2011 • Comments (2)

French architects LAN (Local Architecture Network) recently has completed 5 buildings complex of student accommodation located in Paris, 18 Arrondissement. The driving idea guiding our project stems from the challenge of responding to the necessity for urban integration and creating optimum comfort for the residence’s occupants in a convivial and intimate environment. LAN The context […]

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Tassafaronga Village | David Baker + Partners

Tassafaronga Village | David Baker + Partners

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• May 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

This project works on every level, creating a haven for its occupants without forgetting to engage its communities. The team preserved embodied energy by artfully repurposing an existing building. Variety and articulation of different building and unit types are expressed both on the exterior facing the street, as well as the interiors facing the public […]

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