Tag: Glass

Business Center Miramare | 3LHD Architects

Business Center Miramare | 3LHD Architects

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• June 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Croatia-based 3LHD Architects has won a competition for a business center in Zagreb, Croatia. + Project description courtesy of 3LHD Architects The competition program is placed on a crossing of two streets, Miramarska and Bednjanska. It is a point of colliding two urban city concepts: north part with classical city blocks of the Zagreb’s lower […]

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Chicago Art Institute - The Modern Wing | Renzo Piano Building Workshop

Chicago Art Institute – The Modern Wing | Renzo Piano Building Workshop

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• May 30, 2009 • Comments (1)

© The Art Institute of Chicago, Ph. Campbell © Renzo Piano Building Workshop – Ph. Charles G. Young, Interactive design architects © Renzo Piano Building Workshop – Ph. Charles G. Young, Interactive design architects The Modern Wing at Art Institute of Chicago, designed by Renzo Piano, a world renowned Italian architect and recipient of the […]

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Anchorage Museum Expansion | David Chipperfield Architects

Anchorage Museum Expansion | David Chipperfield Architects

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• May 28, 2009 • Comments (0)

A new 8,000 m2 Anchorage Museum Expansion designed by UK-based firm David Chipperfield Architects will be opened to public on 30 May 2009. Five distinct linear volumes vary in height and length arranged along the western face of the existing building, creating an interesting skyline to the west side of the existing museum. The glass […]

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Clara Display Suite | Elenberg Fraser

Clara Display Suite | Elenberg Fraser

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• May 28, 2009 • Comments (0)

Clara Display Suite by Australia-based architect Elenberg Fraser, is a sales and display unit for Clara residential project located in South Yarra, Melbourne, Australia. Both projects are designed to harmonize the built forms with landscape that respects the scale and diversity of the surround. Also visit our next feature, the Clara South Yarra project, which […]

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The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi | Asymptote Architecture

The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi | Asymptote Architecture

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• May 18, 2009 • Comments (3)

The Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi is targeting an opening in this coming October, 2009, designed by New York-based practice architect Asymptote Architecture. This is really an beautiful iconic building located in the site of Formula 1 on Yas Island, comprised of two towers linked by a bridge spaned over the Formular 1 track. The Yas […]

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Headquarters for Marchesini France | LAN Architecture

Headquarters for Marchesini France | LAN Architecture

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• May 7, 2009 • Comments (0)

French architects LAN Architecture has designed a headquarter office for Marchesini France in Paris. The new building is composed of two distinct volumes, one of volume contains flexible work spaces while the other encloses a showroom, maintenance space and storage areas. Entrance is defined by intersection of two volumes. The office spaces are raised above […]

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Riva Hotel | Foster + Partners

Riva Hotel | Foster + Partners

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• April 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

UK practice architect Foster + Partners has designed a new five-star hotel close to Heathrow Airport – Riva Hotel which to accommodate 577 hotel rooms. The Riva hotel features a distinctive layered glass shell, which floods the public spaces with daylight and contributes to a highly efficient energy strategy. The glass envelope is to act […]

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The Vienna Way residence | Marmol Radziner and Associates

The Vienna Way residence | Marmol Radziner and Associates

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• April 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

Designed by Los Angeles based architect Marmol Radziner and Associates, the Vienna Way residence for a young family, is located on a large, extensively landscaped lot in Venice, CA. Floor to ceiling glazing and outdoor living spaces fully integrate the home within the California native landscape. Working within the restrictions posed by the narrow site, […]

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House Sz | Miyahara Architect Office

House Sz | Miyahara Architect Office

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• April 11, 2009 • Comments (1)

Japan practice architect,  Teruo Miyahara / Miyahara Architect Office recently has completed a private house – House Sz, located in Ibaraki , Japan.  Use of internal courtyards to act as buffer zones between the spaces, and also to maximize penetration of the natural daylighting into the interior spaces. + Text below provided by architect, Teruo […]

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GIBO Showroom | A-cero

GIBO Showroom | A-cero

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• April 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spain based architect A-cero has designed a contemporary GIBO showroom in Madrid, Spain. The use of contemporary geometrical form to shape the building facade with the big display windows is the feature of this project. + Text below and images provided by architect, A-cero Purity, force, expressiveness; starting from an old construction that has already been […]

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