Tag: New York

Desired Sync: [global] Crisis & Design ver.1.5

Desired Sync: [global] Crisis & Design ver.1.5

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designers and Artists in New York City Team up to Develop Projects Addressing Currents Global Issues Wednesday, May 10 – Friday, June 15, 2012 Opening reception and book launch: Wednesday, May 15, 6 – 8pm The Korean Cultural Service New York and the Institute of Multidisciplinarity for Art, Architecture and Design (I:M) are pleased to […]

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ICFF 2012: molo

ICFF 2012: molo

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• April 14, 2012 • Comments (0)

molo will be exhibiting in New York at ICFF! May 19 – 22, 2012 Stephanie Forsythe and Todd MacAllen, co-founders of the Canadian multidisciplinary design studio molo, announced that along with American sound artist Ethan Rose, they have created experimental prototypes that have the ability to turn their award winning paper softblock room dividers into […]

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Manhattan Mountain \ Ju-Hyun Kim

Manhattan Mountain \ Ju-Hyun Kim

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• April 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Recent news coverage for the 7-acre parcel, Manhattan’s biggest undeveloped, publicly owned development site south of 96th Street, has provided the chance to contemplate many important urban issues. Firstly, are we taking full advantage of this great opportunity to develop a vast land in the heart of Manhattan, or just limiting our imagination under current […]

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Reverse of Volume RG by Yasuaki Onishi at Rice Gallery

Reverse of Volume RG by Yasuaki Onishi at Rice Gallery

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• April 10, 2012 • Comments (1)

YASUAKI ONISHI reverse of volume RG 13 APRIL – 24 JUNE 2012 OPENING CELEBRATION Friday, 13 April 5:00 – 7:00 pm Talk by Yasuaki Onishi at 6:00 pm GALLERY TALK AND REFRESHMENTS Saturday, 14 April 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Talk by Yasuaki Onishi at 12:00 pm NEW ART/NEW MUSIC: CASTING THE INVISIBLE Saturday, 14 […]

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MINI at 2012 New York Auto Show

MINI at 2012 New York Auto Show

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• April 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

During the New York International Auto Show, MINI USA has company news and North American vehicle debuts worth checking out this week. Below is a short summary of the news MINI is announcing and the vehicles that will be featured: MINI John Cooper Works Countryman will make its North American debut at the New York […]

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Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

Peconic Bay Residence \ Stelle Architects

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• March 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

The house is sited on a bluff overlooking the bay within a grove of cedar and locust trees. Discrete volumes of varying public and private functions are organized around an axial promenade, extending to the outdoors. Single story volumes, separated by glass interstitial spaces, were utilized to lessen the overall impact of the structures while […]

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New Installation by JOEL SHAPIRO at Rice Gallery

New Installation by JOEL SHAPIRO at Rice Gallery

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• February 12, 2012 • Comments (1)

Shapiro’s Rice Gallery installation, on view through March 18, is a gravity-defying array of color, form, shape and line. Wooden elements, vibrantly painted with supersaturated pigment and casein, seemingly levitate in the air as they are held in tension by string stretching from the center of the gallery’s floor to points on the ceiling. The […]

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de-spec converted meat storage space into luxury flower shop

de-spec converted meat storage space into luxury flower shop

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• December 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

CHALLENGE: In the heart of the meat packing district in New York, turning a meat storage space into a luxury flower shop SOLUTION: The solution was based on the juxtaposition of the program and urban changes in the area. One’s memory is carved with images of cows skinned hanging on large steel overhangs required to […]

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Season 1 Ep.1: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion - Great Spaces

Season 1 Ep.1: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion – Great Spaces

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• December 3, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shared by a New York-based architect Delaine Isaac, he has recently completed the first episode for “Great Spaces“: UNStudio Amsterdam Pavilion. The Amsterdam Pavilion was commissioned by the Battery Conservancy, is a gift from the Netherlands to New York in honour of 400 years of friendship. It was unveiled to public in September 2009, if […]

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Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

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• November 19, 2011 • Comments (1)

Guillaume Gentet was given the task of converting a 1 bedroom, 2 bathroom luxury loft apartment into a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom unit. The total area was also increased by 500SF from 2,673 to 3,073 through the extension of the upper mezzanine. + Project Highlights One bedroom, two bathroom loft apartment converted into a three […]

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