Tag: Cladding

Elegant 3D waves in steel "Unbuildable facade" finished

Elegant 3D waves in steel “Unbuildable facade” finished

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• March 29, 2014 • Comments (0)

With its oval form and a metal façade that almost seems to be flowing, the main building of the InterContinental Davos Hotel has become an unmistakable new landmark. The undulating envelope wraps itself tightly around the structure, leading to an interplay between open and closed surfaces which appears different from every angle. Oliver Hofmeister from […]

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MiCasa \ Stephen Davy Peter Smith Architects

MiCasa \ Stephen Davy Peter Smith Architects

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• February 11, 2014 • Comments (0)

Stephen Davy Peter Smith Architects was commissioned by Peter and Melanie Domb to design a house of modern design, with minimal impact on the environment and able to accommodate their burgeoning art collection. The architects had worked with Peter Domb for many years in his capacity as a commercial developer. They met to look around […]

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The Blue Planet wins World Architecture Festival Award

The Blue Planet wins World Architecture Festival Award

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• October 4, 2013 • Comments (0)

Denmark’s new National Aquarium, designed by 3XN, has won the Display Award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Inspired by the shape of water in endless motion, Denmark’s new National Aquarium, The Blue Planet is shaped as a great whirlpool, and the building itself tells the story of what awaits inside. The WAF judges […]

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The new canteen in Paderborn \ Matern Wäschle Architects

The new canteen in Paderborn \ Matern Wäschle Architects

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• September 4, 2013 • Comments (0)

The new canteen in Paderborn is part of a master plan development of the two largest schools in the central city of Paderborn – Pelizaeus and Reismann Secondary Schools. In multiple steps the location will be developed to a common campus for formation, education and sports. The schoolyards are melting with the public space, building […]

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Corporate Headquarters of Lalux Assurances \ Atelier d’ Architecture et de Design sa

Corporate Headquarters of Lalux Assurances \ Atelier d’ Architecture et de Design sa

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• July 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Designed by architectural firm Atelier d’Architecture et de Design Jim Clemes sa., the new “Lalux” building is certainly striking. The designers wanted to create a permeable building that both embraces nature and reflects its essence. + Press release from Atelier d’ Architecture et de Design sa A Shimmering Eye-Catcher Sustainability in all its aspects: future-proofed planning […]

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Paläon Research and Experience Centre \ Holzer Kobler Architekturen

Paläon Research and Experience Centre \ Holzer Kobler Architekturen

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• July 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

Holzer Kobler Architekturen, in collaboration with pbr AG, Generalplaner and Topotek1, Landschaftsarchitektur, has completed the Paläon Research and Experience Centre. + Description from Holzer Kobler Architekturen The Schöningen Spears, approximately 300,000 years old, are the oldest preserved hunting weapons of mankind discovered until now. Visible from far away, the sculptural building of the PALÄON now […]

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Parklife* Housing project \ Touzimsky Herold & Mehlem

Parklife* Housing project \ Touzimsky Herold & Mehlem

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• May 24, 2013 • Comments (1)

Modern integration of different housing styles The new housing project “Parklife*” was erected in 2010 on the former area of the Mercedes Benz garage in Salzburg Lehen. A new combination of living facilities was created, an old-aged home, assisted accommodation and family homes. “The innovation within this project is to pick up proven elements, to […]

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The Concourse Chatswood \ FJMT architects

The Concourse Chatswood \ FJMT architects

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• April 13, 2013 • Comments (1)

The Concourse Chatswood, located in the heart of Sydney’s North Shore, offers a dynamic range of live arts and entertainment. The project revitalises the heart of the third largest retail precinct in Australia and has become the new iconic, civic and cultural heart of the North Shore. It features a major public open space, a […]

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LCV: Law-Court Offices in Venice \ C+S Associati

LCV: Law-Court Offices in Venice \ C+S Associati

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• December 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by C+S Associati, LCV: Law-Court Offices in Venice is the winning entry of an international competition and awarded with the Special Prize of the Gold Medal of Italian Architecture 2012. Inhabited infrastructure The project is a winning entry of an international competition. The building is a graft in the complexity of the Venetian urban […]

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House O \ Peter Ruge Architekten

House O \ Peter Ruge Architekten

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• October 22, 2012 • Comments (1)

The site lies upon a hill in a beautiful small village in the district Potsdam-Mittelmark in a fantastic scenic situation with breathtaking views over the nearby lake. The surroundings are dominated by a combination of historical and modern mansions. As many of the old large trees on the site should be kept as possible. The […]

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