Tag: Refurbishment / Extension

Restaurant in National Railway Museum \ SHH

Restaurant in National Railway Museum \ SHH

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• January 8, 2014 • Comments (0)

SHH has completely redesigned the National Railway Museum’s hospitality offer, following a commission by long-term client Levy Restaurants, the sports, leisure and hospitality division of Compass Group UK & Ireland, which provides catering services at the museum. The radical revamp involved the rebadging and redesign of the popular York attraction’s two main restaurants, as well […]

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Convertible Courtyards House \ Christopher Megowan Design

Convertible Courtyards House \ Christopher Megowan Design

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• January 4, 2014 • Comments (0)

As the name suggests, the Convertible Courtyards House, by Christopher Megowan Design, kinetically adapts to the notoriously variable climate found in Melbourne, Australia. This project added a kitchen, living area, dining area, bathroom, master bedroom, ensuite and two decks to a previously overlooked yet charming weatherboard cottage in the inner urban suburb of Prahran. Nestled […]

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Modernisation House N in Moscow \ 4a Architekten

Modernisation House N in Moscow \ 4a Architekten

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• September 27, 2013 • Comments (9)

4a Architekten give character to residential house in Moscow. A house built in the 1990s, a client who openly welcomes change and a team of architects who are able to give a new identity to a building. House N in Moscow speaks a clear and autonomous architectural language inside and out – with form and detail […]

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SHH remodels Terrace Restaurant at London Zoo

SHH remodels Terrace Restaurant at London Zoo

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• September 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Architects and designers SHH have transformed ZSL London Zoo’s main restaurant (The Terrace Restaurant), by remodelling and extending the 1920s building as part of a three-year, £4.6m project. The restaurant’s capacity has nearly tripled as a result, from 240 to 700 covers (making it one of the UK’s largest day-visitor restaurants), whilst the building’s footprint […]

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IXSIR  Winery \ Raed Abillama Architects

IXSIR Winery \ Raed Abillama Architects

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (3)

A living spine of revealed processes and experiences, in strict to the wine making process, debuts from within the existing, resorted, 140 year old house, to flow within the layered functional spaces of the wine factory as a exhibited living wine making body. Integrated within the green thick skin of the Basbina outskirts, in a […]

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Broadway Malyan designed airport scheme completes in Portugal

Broadway Malyan designed airport scheme completes in Portugal

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (1)

The final phase of a five-year ‘airside’ repositioning of Lisbon International Airport has officially been completed and opened to passengers, with the retail planning and interior design led by global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan. The multi-phase project, for client ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal, the Portuguese National Airports Authority, features an extension […]

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Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

The owner of the arsenal wanted to convert this former Swiss army building, constructed during the Second World War, into a habitable space. Architect Ralph Germann’s transformation involved inserting a glass cube into the old structure, an option which meant he didn’t have to touch the patina of the walls, and was able to preserve […]

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Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

Squire and Partners have completed a private house in Mayfair, London, featuring a striking bespoke leaf facade which mirrors an established Virginia Creeper on a facing building on Curzon Street. The project involved the retention of an existing 18th century façade facing Waverton Street, and the design of a new building comprising three linked volumes […]

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Modern SHED \ Jensen Architects

Modern SHED \ Jensen Architects

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• August 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

Jensen Architects has completed the refurbishment of share SHED. The SHED was erected in five weeks. They found inspiration in the words of Wendell Berry. An agrarian mind begins with the love of the fields and ramifies in good farming, good cooking, and good eating. SHED’s mission is rooted in a kind of localism, the […]

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LMF Loft Miraflor \ Alexandre Loureiro

LMF Loft Miraflor \ Alexandre Loureiro

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• July 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

Long and far goes the golden time of the Oporto’s industrial era during the so called 1st Modernity and with it the deurbanization of some parts of the city. It’s legacy has invariably been the malfunction or inadaptation of the big industrial buildings and so they are left to its own tragic fate… This shrinking […]

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