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2014 Stockholm Furniture Fair by molo

2014 Stockholm Furniture Fair by molo

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• February 12, 2014 • Comments (0)

molo shared with us their 2014 Stockholm Furniture Fair installation in Sweden. Here is a look at the space and the two new products featured – modified textile softwall and the unreleased prototype, “thin softwall”. The 2.5 metre tall white modified textile softwalls, illuminated by integrated energy-efficient LED, created an elegant space. The depth and […]

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Arup supports ALA win Helsinki Central Library competition

Arup supports ALA win Helsinki Central Library competition

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• June 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

ALA Architects, a Helsinki-based architectural firm supported by Arup Ireland, was announced as the winner of the international design competition for this new library. The project is the new benchmark for energy consumption in a modern high-technology library facility. The Architectural concept has required us to develop an economic structural solution combining a 3D arched […]

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Fagerström House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

Fagerström House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects

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• June 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects recently has completed the Fagerström House in Edsviken, Sollentuna, Sweden. A curved L-shaped house with a distinctive facade colour. The vertical boards are painted in different Falun red shades and the inspiration for the color mixture was taken from the Swedish children’s book “Where’s the Tall Uncle’s Hat?”. + Project statement […]

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Wood House \ Unit Arkitektur

Wood House \ Unit Arkitektur

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• April 27, 2013 • Comments (1)

Billdal, 20 km south of Gothenburg, is a community with a large amount of detached housing, situated within commuter distance to central Gothenburg. The area’s main attraction is truly the sea. Here, the horizon is visible from shore, while further north the vastness of the Northern Sea is obstructed by islands in the southern archipelago. […]

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Installation by Gert Wingardh at the Furniture Fair in Stockholm

Installation by Gert Wingardh at the Furniture Fair in Stockholm

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• February 8, 2013 • Comments (1)

Swedish architect Gert Wingårdh and Finnish illustrator Kustaa Saksi have joined creative forces to design the installation that will set the stage for talks on design and architecture at the fair. They have each started out from their own perspective while adhering to a shared vision. From the very beginning, the idea has been to […]

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H + City Project \ EGA to Masterplan

H + City Project \ EGA to Masterplan

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• November 25, 2012 • Comments (1)

Designed by EGA, the H+ city renewal project in Helsingborg, Swedenhas won the WAN AWARD URBAN REGENERATION 2012. Jury : Alan Thompson, Head of Design Review at the Design Council Biljana Savic, Urban Programme Manager for The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community Richard Brown, Director, Keith Williams Architects Comments from the Jury: It was Erik Giudice […]

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New LED Uplighter by Claesson Koivisto Rune at Orgatec 2012

New LED Uplighter by Claesson Koivisto Rune at Orgatec 2012

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• October 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Swedish lighting company, Wästberg, will present the new LED Uplighter designed by Claesson Koivisto Rune, at Orgatec, October 23 – 27, 2012. Historic industrial design icons such as the Starship Enterprise or the Citroën’s steering wheel were inspirational when designing the w126 uplighter. Admittedly two quite technical examples, but this is a lamp that demanded […]

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Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

Widlund House \ Claesson Koivisto Rune

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Claesson Koivisto Rune have recently completed the Widlund House in Sandvik, Öland, Sweden. + Architect: Claesson Koivisto Rune + Photographer: Åke E.son Lindman   + All images and drawings courtesy Claesson Koivisto Rune | Photo by Åke E.son Lindman

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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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The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character \ Jangir Maddadi

The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character \ Jangir Maddadi

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau has come out with a new product, The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character. Only Jangir Maddadi could design a waste bin that can truly be described as elegant. But that is exactly what he has done. Elegant and unassuming, a butler provides all your needs before you even have to […]

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