Tag: USA architecture

Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Huntington Urban Farm designed by New Zealand architect Tim Stephens, is a case study for an urban farming precinct to be located within existing communities, it aims to become a hub for social activity and interaction that are sorely missing in many existing communities. The Huntington Urban Farm is to pave the way for […]

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580 Carroll | Ten arquitectos

580 Carroll | Ten arquitectos

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (2)

The building is called 580 Carroll and is designed by world-renowned architect Enrique Norten which has just been completed in the heart of Park Slope, Brooklyn – a rare modern addition to a neighborhood known for its older historic buildings. It is a 17 unit residential building – a five story structure made of concrete […]

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Climate Design™ - Wanderings | WEATHERS

Climate Design™ – Wanderings | WEATHERS

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• April 29, 2010 • Comments (1)

Climate Design™ series – Wanderings by Chicago-based design studio WEATHERS investigates its ‘climatic infrastructure’ that augments and re-configures existing external micro-climates for occupation and programmatic use. The attempt is to create multiple zones (micro-climates) that pull from and alter the existing climatic context, creating distinct and definable edges, boundaries and transitions of these materials. ‘Wanderings‘ […]

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Rain Collector Skyscraper / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Ryszard Rychlicki + Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR

Rain Collector Skyscraper / eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2010 | Ryszard Rychlicki + Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR

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• March 13, 2010 • Comments (2)

Polish 4th year students of architecture Academy of Fine Arts, Ryszard Rychlicki and Agnieszka Nowak of H3AR received a special mention for their proposal in the 2010 skyscraper competition – Rain Collector Skyscraper. The proposal understands the water consumption of its inhabitants in US, it aims to capture rainwater as much as possible through the […]

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Modern Bainbridge Island Home

Modern Bainbridge Island Home

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• March 6, 2010 • Comments (2)

Stunningly Modern Bainbridge Island Home The clean modern lines of this newly constructed waterfront home are a rare and perfect match for the person looking for simplicity and a zen-like quality in a home. Striking and progressive materials are utilized throughout in this smart and edgy design. Featured in a recent Seattle AIA exhibition, the […]

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Krueck & Sexton Architects Restores 860-880 Lake Shore Drive

Krueck & Sexton Architects Restores 860-880 Lake Shore Drive

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• March 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architects Krueck & Sexton has completed restoring 860-880 Lake Shore Drive which was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in 1951. Widely recognized as one of the 20th Century’s most iconic residential projects, 860-880 Lake Shore Drive consists of two 26-story rectangular condominium buildings surrounded by an irregular travertine plaza. The steel and glass […]

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Orange Memorial Park | Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects

Orange Memorial Park | Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects

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• January 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

California-based architect Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects designed the Orange Memorial Park located in South San Francisco. The building is conceived as a pavilion in a park and an icon for the community. + Project description courtesy of Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects Orange Memorial Park is the most important public recreation venue […]

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Tafoni Floating Home | Joanna Borek-Clement

Tafoni Floating Home | Joanna Borek-Clement

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

San Francisco-based designer Joanna Borek-Clement has designed the Tafoni Floating Home located in Sausalito, California. This is a conceptual house designed to promote a new type of residential design, living and lifestyle. It is also a multi-purpose living pavilion that serves as a permanent house, a weekend retreat, a relaxing summer destination or a place […]

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Dupont Corian Design Studio | Morris Sato Studio

Dupont Corian Design Studio | Morris Sato Studio

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (0)

New York-based architects Michael Morris and Yoshiko Sato of Morris Sato Studio custom-designed the Dupont Corian Design Studio using cutting-edge lighting, sound and shape technology to create a sanctuary of experience which was inspired by the Japanese concept of a “borrowed landscape”. + Project description courtesy of Morris Sato Studio Conceived as a sanctuary of […]

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YN-13 House | Morris Sato Studio

YN-13 House | Morris Sato Studio

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• January 6, 2010 • Comments (0)

New York-based architectural firm Morris Sato Studio has designed the YN-13 House located in Shelter Island. The house was organized on its site as three independent volumes (Main, guest house and garage) enclosing a swimming pool and a courtyard, conceived as a buoyant mass and inspired by historic Japanese residential structures in Kyoto and Kanazawa, […]

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