Tag: Concrete

Church Street Residence \ Division1

Church Street Residence \ Division1

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• April 21, 2012 • Comments (1)

Division1 has recently completed a new residential project in Dupont Circle. It is the first residential project in DC to have been issued a permit for gray water. The project also incorporates rain water system, radiant flooring, solar panels and Geo-thermal. This early 20th century row home located in the historic Dupont Circle neighborhood was […]

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La Fabrique Cultural Center \ Tetrarc architects

La Fabrique Cultural Center \ Tetrarc architects

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• April 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

On the “île de Nantes”, La Fabrique takes place on one side of the previous Dubigeon warehouse, near the Alstom warehouse ( the upcoming centre of the “Quartier de la Création”) and the old shipyard turned to great gardens. This context gave Tétrarc the opportunity to gather the recalls of a place abandoned by History […]

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Spira Performing Arts Center \ Wingardh Arkitektkontor

Spira Performing Arts Center \ Wingardh Arkitektkontor

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• April 13, 2012 • Comments (1)

Spira has four different performing arts venues: a main concert hall that seats 910, a 450-seat theater, a 200-seat black box, and a 200-seat café stage. The building is situated on an artificial peninsula jutting out into Lake Munksjön, right in the center of downtown Jönköping. The layout follows from a foyer that opens to […]

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COoP Editorial \ Brooks + SCARPA

COoP Editorial \ Brooks + SCARPA

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• April 7, 2012 • Comments (1)

  The design of this 4700 square foot tenant improvement evolved from the unique challenge to remodel an early 1963 Frank Gehry designed commercial structure located in the heart of downtown Santa Monica. The client is a full service post-production facility based in Chicago. They provide every aspect of the TV commercial making process, including […]

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Auditorium Plantahof \ Valerio Olgiati

Auditorium Plantahof \ Valerio Olgiati

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• April 4, 2012 • Comments (0)

The placement of the new auditorium creates a new central square within the overall structure of the Plantahof agriculture school. The high façade holds together the new piazza. The inner space of the auditorium lies in half-light. Two windows facing each other define the inner space and allow for a view from the new piazza […]

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PT House \ AH Asociados

PT House \ AH Asociados

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• March 30, 2012 • Comments (1)

Being built as a coastal refuge, the house of Martossa is located in an exceptional place. From the street, it is only possible to notice its presence by the almost imperceptible view of the roof that protects the cars parked below. The house has been built on the hillside, at a lower level, so that […]

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HOUSE 804 \ H arquitectes

HOUSE 804 \ H arquitectes

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Located in a pleasant residential neighbourhood, the house is a compact building (almost a cube) surrounded by a 3 meters wide perimeter necessary courtyard, which is the minimum mandatory gap based on current regulations. The pre-existing yard, the swimming-pool and the shed set at the back of the plot are preserved by the express wish […]

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Ericsson BTC \ AH Asociados

Ericsson BTC \ AH Asociados

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• March 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

This project is important from the perspective that in a modern contemporary useful space, requirements are met in terms of flexibility and spatial quality. The first such requirement is met by the modulated conception of the spaces, the materials and the building services, which allow easy reorganization of the internal layout should future requirements so […]

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Widescreen House \ R Zero Studio

Widescreen House \ R Zero Studio

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• March 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

Located at San Gaspar Golf Club (Jiutepec de Morelos, Mexico), in an area of 1,600 square meters on top of a hill; Widescreen materializes in a one floor house to accommodate a versatile program. Today is a rest house, but tomorrow it will turn into a house where the client will enjoy his retirement. The […]

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Workshop Steigereiland \ GROUP A

Workshop Steigereiland \ GROUP A

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• March 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

In a primarily residential area at the edge of IJburg in Amsterdam, a location has been set aside for the development of commercial buildings. The ‘comb-shaped’ development is situated along the water of the IJmeer, on the west side of the Steigereiland. GROUP A has designed a building which currently houses two companies: one company […]

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