Tag: Canada

100 Mile House by JPP Architekci / Luk Studio

100 Mile House by JPP Architekci / Luk Studio

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• May 24, 2012 • Comments (2)

JPP Architekci / Luk Studio have recently designed 100 mile house. The idea In terms of form and functionality the final project decision was due to the following factors: the size of a typical plot on the outskirts of Vancouver, the urban context and the functionality program for a family of four. The main idea […]

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Ruskii+Ruskii Twist for Viso \ Enrico Zanolla

Ruskii+Ruskii Twist for Viso \ Enrico Zanolla

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• May 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

‘Ruskii’ + ‘Ruskii twist’ are two suspension lamps designed by Italy-based designer Enrico Zanolla for Toronto based company Viso Inc, presented during the light+building 2012 in Frankfurt. The lamps are produced entirely in ceramic, both available in white or black glazing, silver or gold metallic. This project is a tribute to the beauty and uniqueness […]

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Vancouver Beach and Howe St. \ BIG

Vancouver Beach and Howe St. \ BIG

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• April 13, 2012 • Comments (2)

The 490-foot-tall Beach and Howe mixed-use tower by BIG + Westbank + Dialog + Cobalt + PFS + Buro Happold + Glotman Simpson and local architect James Cheng marks the entry point to downtown Vancouver, forming a welcoming gateway to the city, while adding another unique structure to the Vancouver skyline. BIG’s proposal, named after […]

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Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Foster + Partners recently have completed Jameson House, it is the first mixed-use project in Canada. Lord Foster said: Vancouver has a spectacular location, surrounded by mountains and the sea. The design makes the most of the city’s fantastic natural setting, with balconies and deep bay windows looking out towards the landscape. Jameson House further […]

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Shelter for IDS West 2011 in Vancouver Convention Centre \ molo

Shelter for IDS West 2011 in Vancouver Convention Centre \ molo

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• September 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

An installation produced and presented by molo involving four artist/designers – David Ullock, Zoe Garred, Hanahlie Beisle and Joshua Van Dyke – occupying the spaces in and around softshelter (a system for creating personal space within a larger shelter) to create an intimate community of individual viewing galleries. shelter will be exhibited from September 29 […]

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National Music Centre of Canada | Allied Works Architecture

National Music Centre of Canada | Allied Works Architecture

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• June 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

It was important to us to respect the King Eddy, while reclamation and restoration is certainly necessary, we didn’t want to scrub it too clean. We don’t want to scare the ghosts away. Brad Cloepfil, founder of Allied Works Architecture Allied Works was selected to design the National Music Centre of Canada following an international […]

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Flip Flop Chair | Danilo Cvjetkovic

Flip Flop Chair | Danilo Cvjetkovic

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• May 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designer Danilo Cvjetkovic has designed a versatile Flip Flop Chair for manufacturer FDM in Norway. + About Danilo Cvjetkovic Born in Serbia, graduated on Faculty of Architecture, Belgrade, lives in Canada, Toronto, works freelance. Designer’s extensive professional exposure internationally to architectural, interior and furniture design projects for over 25 years, resulted with a passionate dealing […]

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Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Saunders Architecture has designed the six artist studios to be located in various locations on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada. Here are 3 selected studios – The Long Studio, The Tower Studio, The Bridge Studio designed for Shorefast Foundation & The Fogo Island Arts Corporation. The idea behind the forms of the various studios was to […]

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FOLLIES : Emergency Exit Buildings for a New Transit Line | Paul Raff Studio

FOLLIES : Emergency Exit Buildings for a New Transit Line | Paul Raff Studio

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• December 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

FOLLIES, is the emergency exit buildings for a new transit line in Toronto, Canada designed by Paul Raff Studio. Each building successfully integrates life safety requirements within a strategy that also addresses issues of human scale, context, and beauty. + Architect’s statement by Paul Raff Studio Emergency exit buildings are required for public safety from […]

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Biosphere Sustainability Centre | Paul Raff Studio

Biosphere Sustainability Centre | Paul Raff Studio

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• September 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Paul Raff Studio has designed the Biosphere Sustainability Centre in the Thousand Island Region in Ontario, Canada,  it is the multi-use cultural facility which will be a powerful catalyst to environmental, social and economic sustainable development. MISSION To partner and leverage natural and human capital to improve environmental, social, cultural and economic outcomes by demonstrating […]

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