Category: Installation

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

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• October 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

MDO recently collaborated with Janis Leonard Design Associates for the new Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMOCA) Lounge space- lounge grand opening is just before Halloween – October 28. A redesign of existing gallery space- the client needed an area that would serve to contrast yet mirror the modernity of the art on the walls, […]

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The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Visiondivision was invited as guest professors by Politecnico di Milano for their week-long workshop MIAW2. The workshop, playing with the metaphor of forests, aimed to generate new visions to explain the contemporary and immediate future ways of being in the spirit of green design, resilience, recycling, and ethical consciousness. Our intention with our project was […]

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Curtain Window at Mercantile Lofts \ LADG

Curtain Window at Mercantile Lofts \ LADG

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• October 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Curtain Window is a façade renovation of an historic building in Downtown Los Angeles. The original building, constructed in 1906, was designed in the Chicago School Beaux-Arts style, although this style is most apparent in the top five stories. The building previously rested on a style-less foot at the street and mezzanine levels that were […]

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Anisotropia at China National Museum \ Orproject

Anisotropia at China National Museum \ Orproject

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• October 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

Orproject have just completed the installation Anisotropia, which will be on show at the China National Museum, Tian An Men, Beijing, until the 17th of October 2011. A FROZEN PIECE OF MUSIC Anisotropia is based on Klavierstück I, a composition for piano by Orproject director Christoph Klemmt. The piano piece uses a twelve tone row […]

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Trilux Pavillion \ Future Cities Lab

Trilux Pavillion \ Future Cities Lab

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• October 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed and installed by Future Cities Lab, TRILUX is an experimental construction of three vertical wooden lattice structures that create an illuminated beacon anchoring the corner of the site and invite the neighborhood to participate in the museum activities that take place inside of it. TRILUX is fabricated by combining traditional steam-bending techniques with CNC […]

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Digital Origami Emergency Shelter \ LAVA

Digital Origami Emergency Shelter \ LAVA

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• September 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Disaster strikes. How can architects help quickly, efficiently, sustainably and sensitively? LAVA‘s solution is an origami cave. It features in a new exhibition opening in Sydney tonight. LAVA‘s Digital Origami Emergency Shelter is a concept for an inhabited molecule. The design is based on a water-molecule, referencing the Japanese Metabolist movement`s idea of prefabricated capsules […]

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Pop-up Pirate Radio Tower | Adam Kalkin

Pop-up Pirate Radio Tower | Adam Kalkin

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• July 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

A ‘pop-up pirate radio tower’, designed by US artist and architect Adam Kalkin, has been installed at the Victorian College of the Arts’ Southbank campus. This project is ongoing until end October 2011. Renowned for elaborate designs utilising shipping containers, US artist and architect Adam Kalkin has created the “pop-up pirate radio tower” as a […]

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CLJ02: ZA11 PAVILION in Romania

CLJ02: ZA11 PAVILION in Romania

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

The project started out as an ambitious student-powered endeavor to design and fabricate at a 1:1 scale the flagship pavilion for the ZA11 Speaking Architecture event in Cluj, Romania. While at the same time integrating into its historically-charged context, the design boasts a strong representational power which was much needed in order to fulfill its […]

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La Muñeca | Oglo

La Muñeca | Oglo

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• July 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

In December 2010, a French Architecture and Landscape office Oglo‘s La Muñeca project were selected by the Municipality of Allariz, Spain, to be built for the 2011 Allariz Garden Festival with the theme ” Fashion in the garden”, regarding the industrial textile past of this old village of Galicia. The garden just opened to public […]

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Urban sculpture in Ljbljana Tivoli park: TIVOLI INFO POINT

Urban sculpture in Ljbljana Tivoli park: TIVOLI INFO POINT

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• May 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

The new Info point in park Tivoli in Ljubljana Slovenia, was opened this month. This sculpture is actually result of first Trimo Urban Crash competition in 2007 and was only a temporary installation in a different part of Tivoli park and demolished after two months. Its an open, clear and structurally dynamic form in a […]

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