Tag: Concrete

Urrezkoenea House in Getaria | peña ganchegui y asociados

Urrezkoenea House in Getaria | peña ganchegui y asociados

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• June 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural studio peña ganchegui y asociados recently has completed the Urrezkoenea House in Getaria. The house is located in the steep site overlooking the Cantabric sea. + Project description courtesy of peña ganchegui y asociados URREZKOENEA: A VILLA ON THE CANTABRIC COAST In a plot with a steep slope towards the North, aligned to […]

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Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

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• June 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Sydney-based landscape design studio Mcgregor Coxall as the lead designers designed the Ballast Point Park sited on the Birchgrove Peninsula in the inner reaches of Sydney harbour, Australia. + Project description courtesy of Mcgregor Coxall Ballast Point Park This 2.8ha park is located on a contaminated former industrial lubricant production site on the Birchgrove […]

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Blaas General Partnership | monovolume architecture + design

Blaas General Partnership | monovolume architecture + design

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• May 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Blaas general partnership project by monovolume architecture + design is a new head office for the company Blaas in Bolzano specializing in electro-mechanics. It is a three storeys building with a basement designed to accommodate the sales division, repair service and administration office. The interplay between glass and sun shading are specially designed for the […]

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FIFA World Cup 2010 - The Green Point Stadium | gmp architekten

FIFA World Cup 2010 – The Green Point Stadium | gmp architekten

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• May 23, 2010 • Comments (2)

The 68,000 spectators Green Point Stadium designed by gmp architekten, is one of the major stadiums to host the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa. With its horizontal facade expression and the curving contours, the architectural design was intended to enhance the horizontal line of Table Mountain, and appeared as an iconic building in […]

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Hydroelectric Power Station | monovolume architecture + design

Hydroelectric Power Station | monovolume architecture + design

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• May 22, 2010 • Comments (2)

Italian architectural firm monovolume architecture + design designed this hydroelectric power station located at 800m above sea level, near Winnebach brook in Dörfl (Italy). It is a two storeys building comprising a ground floor and a the basement. Due to its site condition, it is partly built into the slope, and the polygonal form is […]

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15 Notary | Taller5 architecture

15 Notary | Taller5 architecture

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• May 10, 2010 • Comments (0)

15 Notary by Mexican firm Taller5 architecture, is a building transformed from a house, serving as a notary office in León, Gto, México. + Project description courtesy of Taller5 architecture The 15 Notary respond to each city prevailing needs of recreate obsolete buildings which use an specific piece of land, to create new spaces that […]

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Concrete House | A-cero

Concrete House | A-cero

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• May 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

The spanish architecture firm A-cero recently has completed the Concrete house in Madrid, Spain. + Project description courtesy of A-cero With the combination of design, quality and functionality arises this new A-cero´s work: a house of 1.500m2 defined by a set of clean lines and perfect volumes. The grey colour of the concrete that make […]

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Canelos 59 Building | Garduño Arquitectos

Canelos 59 Building | Garduño Arquitectos

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• May 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Canelos 59 Building by Garduño Arquitectos is a residential building to accommodate 6 units of vertical home in Mexico. The main objective of this program was to give every space a view of the green area without visual interference from the immediately adjacent buildings. With this design in mind, we built a façade which, […]

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Restructuration and Extension of High school Albert Einstein | N+B architects

Restructuration and Extension of High school Albert Einstein | N+B architects

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• May 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

High school Albert Einstein, Brassens site, in France, was recently restructured and extended by French firm N+B architects . The project took into account the notions of flexibility, educational project, and environmental use functionality and to enable the programmatic entities, to be linked together around exterior spaces. The ambition of this project is to offer […]

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Carros Parking Lot & Urban Planning | N+B architects

Carros Parking Lot & Urban Planning | N+B architects

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• May 1, 2010 • Comments (1)

French architectural practice N+B architects recently has completed a parking lot and an urban planning in Carros, France. The project took into account the notions of flexibility, and environmental use functionality and to enable the programmatic entities, to be linked together around exterior spaces. The intervention takes into account the program, but also, the architectural […]

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