Tag: Refurbishment / Extension

383 George Street | PTW Architects

383 George Street | PTW Architects

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• April 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

In June 2010 PTW Architects won a limited competition among five Australian practices for a complex mixed-used project in the heart of Sydney’s central business and retail district. A development application was lodged in December 2010 and has just been approved by Sydney City Council. On a complex consolidated site within the CBD of Sydney, […]

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Le Loft Des Innocents | Frederic Flanquart

Le Loft Des Innocents | Frederic Flanquart

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• April 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Frederic Flanquart has completed the interior project Le Loft Des Innocents. + Project description by Frederic Flanquart It all started on a September night  in 2009, when we all settled up there, on the roof, or at least what remained of it. The building had been through a major fire a year before. The scene […]

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Dogali Square | fondaRIUS architecture

Dogali Square | fondaRIUS architecture

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• April 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

fondaRIUS architecture has completed the refurbishment project for Dogali Square in San Gregorio Magno, Salerno. This square is nowadays a space for pedestrian and vehicular circulation, in a state of total abandon. The project proposes to divide the square into 2 different areas: one for the transit and the parking, the other for the stay […]

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Montan University Leoben Building | Gangoly & Kristiner Architekten

Montan University Leoben Building | Gangoly & Kristiner Architekten

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• April 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

The 1970’s lecture hall building of the Montan university Leoben has been extensively refurbished to meet current standards. In addition to an energy refit, the upgrading of the whole building technology and adaption to suit the needs of the physically disadvantaged the building’s range of functions was extended. An elevated structure was placed in front […]

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Light Box | WE architecture

Light Box | WE architecture

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• April 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Light Box by WE architecture, is the 3rd prize proposal for an extension of the existing high school of Falkonergården. The building is a Danish international style complex worthy of preservation. As a result of increasing popularity and the addition of an athletic department, Falkonergården is in high lack of improved gym facilities and a larger assembly […]

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De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam | Karres en Brands

De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam | Karres en Brands

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• April 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Amsterdam, De Nieuwe Ooster Amsterdam is the restoration project designed by Karres en Brands landschapsarchitecten, it is the largest cemetery in The Netherlands. Rather than connecting the three different zones spatially, we believe each zone should be given its own identity. Enhancing the contrasts will create a clear partition into three areas, thereby emphasizing […]

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Santos Sales Office | Coletivo Arquitetos

Santos Sales Office | Coletivo Arquitetos

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• March 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazilian architect Coletivo Arquitetos designed a temporary sales office for a real estate enterprise in the waterfront city of Santos, Brazil. To permit reuse of the same structure in other sales stands, the project conceived modulate metallic structure. The idea was to create a covered and open plaza to suggest the continuity of the boardwalk […]

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The new Gerngross! | LOVE archi­tec­ture & urban­ism

The new Gerngross! | LOVE archi­tec­ture & urban­ism

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• March 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Austrian architectural practice LOVE architecture & urbanism has completed the refurbishment project – the new Gerngross! located in Styria. 1. Restructuring the Existing Centre The layout of the store was not intuitive. Walkways were complex and confusing, and it was difficult to navigate. To improve this, the layout of the indoor levels (G, 1st, 2nd, […]

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Small Big AP | metroquadrado®

Small Big AP | metroquadrado®

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• March 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

Portugal-based young architecture and graphic design office metroquadrado® has completed the refurbishment project Small Big AP. + Project description by Susana Saraiva INTRO I know, we all want to do things from scratch so that all our intellectual creativity can be set loose, but the truth is, cities are becoming bigger and bigger every day […]

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Maison Carlos Ortega | ROW Studio

Maison Carlos Ortega | ROW Studio

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• March 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

Maison Carlos Ortega, is an ultra low cost apartment refurbishment designed by ROW Studio for fashion designer Carlos Ortega. With an extremely low budget of $6000 dollars the refurbishment for the apartment of fashion designer Carlos Ortega was done in a period of just 6 weeks and with the client already occupying the site. The […]

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