Tag: USA architecture

ESRI headquarters | Hvidt Arkitekter

ESRI headquarters | Hvidt Arkitekter

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• December 24, 2009 • Comments (2)

Denmark-based Hvidt Arkitekter has completed the new headquarters for the American software company ‘ESRI’ (Environmental Systems Research Institute) located in California, USA. + Project description courtesy of Hvidt Arkitekter HVIDT ARKITEKTER BEHIND NEW HEADQUARTERS FOR ESRI – CALIFORNIA, USA The new headquarters of the American software company ’ESRI’ in Redlands, east of Los Angeles, California, […]

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Tooth Tales - Pediatric Dental Office | Evoke Design

Tooth Tales – Pediatric Dental Office | Evoke Design

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• November 17, 2009 • Comments (5)

Florida-based Evoke Design recently has completed the Tooth Tales – Pediatric Dental Office located in Miramar, Florida. The project begins to rethink the dental typology and creates a more playful and fresh environment that appeals to the imagination and the senses of both the parents and kids alike. Evoke Design – Daren Chen + Project […]

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Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

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• November 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

American architect Bohlin Cywinski Jackson has designed the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center located in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. The center was organized as an U-shape to form a central courtyard, the roof tilts upward and away from the courtyard, its jagged edges celebrating the peaks of the Teton Range beyond. + Project […]

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Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies | Krueck & Sexton Architects

Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies | Krueck & Sexton Architects

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• November 11, 2009 • Comments (0)

In Chicago, Krueck & Sexton Architects created Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies to accommodate 400-seat multi-use theater, college classrooms, library, permanent and temporary exhibition space. The faceted, folding wall of glass is an expression of light, both metaphorical and actual, which is fundamental to Jewish religious and intellectual traditions. + Design statement by Krueck & […]

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Claremont House | Brininstool + Lynch

Claremont House | Brininstool + Lynch

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• October 31, 2009 • Comments (0)

Brininstool + Lynch has designed the Claremont House located in Chicago, Illinois. Due to its long lot site, the house was designed with the full width of window walls at both front and back sides of the house to maximize the penetration of the natural daylighting into the interior spaces, and also to create a […]

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Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

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• October 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Coffou Cottage in Michigan City, Indiana, USA, was designed by Chicago-based Brininstool + Lynch with a simple structural system, and was enhanced by a horizontal wood rain screen of Western Red Cedar to privatize the entry sequence on the North, and a wall of operable glass on the South. + Project description courtesy of Brininstool […]

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Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

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• October 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Bar House by New York based architectural firm Peter Gluck & Partners is located on a deep narrow valley, bounded by a river on one edge and a road on the other. The geometrical form designed to give a sense of floating across the valley, while providing the best view to the valley from the […]

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The Habitat 15 | Predock Frane architects

The Habitat 15 | Predock Frane architects

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• October 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

The Habitat 15 by Los Angeles-based Predock Frane architects is a four story apartment building which features the rhythmic openings on the elevation. The project is deceptively simple – the rectangular exterior forms reveal an interior of multi-story interlocking and spatially dynamic volumes. Predock Frane architects + Project description courtesy of Predock Frane Architects The […]

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Twin Houses | Predock Frane Architects

Twin Houses | Predock Frane Architects

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• October 14, 2009 • Comments (1)

Los Angeles-based Predock Frane architects has designed the Twin Houses located in the Palisades, a hilly region between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Monica Mountains. The project consists of two twin houses sited adjacent to each other on a steep slope above a seasonal watershed. In this project we were interested in exploring the […]

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Olnick Spanu House | Alberto Campo Baeza

Olnick Spanu House | Alberto Campo Baeza

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• September 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Designed by Spanish architect Alberto Campo Baeza. The high transparency of living and dining spaces in Olnick Spanu House are planned on the top of the cement box to get the best view over the landscape, while giving a sense of privacy to the sleeping zone in the solid cement box which is anchored to […]

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