Tag: Concrete

Celosia Residence | MVRDV + Blanca Lleó

Celosia Residence | MVRDV + Blanca Lleó

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• September 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Dutch architects MVRDV in collaboration with Madrid architect Blanca Lleó have completed a social housing project – Celosia Residence in Madrid, Spain. The large housing block is divided into 30 small staggered blocks of apartments to create the wide openings for communal patios throughout the building. + Project description courtesy of MVRDV MVRDV with Blanca […]

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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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The MA: Andalucia's Museum of Memory | Alberto Campo Baeza

The MA: Andalucia’s Museum of Memory | Alberto Campo Baeza

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• September 20, 2009 • Comments (10)

Spanish architect  Alberto Campo Baeza has designed the Andalucia’s Museum of Memory located in Granada. A very good attempt of creating the interesting spatial experience through an elliptic central court which is designed to connect 3 levels spaces via the featured circular ramp. The new building, silent in its forms, is resounding in its elements […]

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House Uc | Miyahara Architect Office

House Uc | Miyahara Architect Office

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• September 8, 2009 • Comments (7)

House Uc by Japan-based Miyahara Architect Office is a private house located in residential area of Tokyo standing on a small and narrow site of irregular shape. House Uc was designed to imply the essence of the house within the urban context by bringing out the characteristics of the finishing material. Miyahara Architect Office + […]

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Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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• September 6, 2009 • Comments (0)

Norway-based firm Reiulf Ramstad Architects has designed a Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project located in Romsdalen – Geiranger Fjord, Norway. Trollstigen is one of the most popular tourist-attractions in Norway which is surrounded by the majestic mountains. The architecture is to be characterised by clear and precise transitions between planned zones and the natural landscape. […]

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Finderup Park Mix-use Complex | C. F. Møller Architects

Finderup Park Mix-use Complex | C. F. Møller Architects

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• August 30, 2009 • Comments (1)

Finderup Park project is a new mix-use complex with 92 housing units and 1500 m2 commercial space at ground level designed by  C. F. Møller Architects. + Project description courtesy of C. F. Møller Architects Located next to the western ring road of Aarhus, Finderup Park is a new mix-use complex with 92 housing units […]

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The ‘Alley-way’ House | Formwerkz Architects

The ‘Alley-way’ House | Formwerkz Architects

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• August 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

The ‘Alley-way’ House, is an intermediate terrace house designed by Singapore-based Formwerkz Architects for a family of four and their pets in Singapore. The transparency of the alleyway spaces is only fleetingly noticeable from the street when the dwelling is viewed head-on, blurring the boundary between the street and the “alleyway’. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s […]

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Monte Elbruz Building | Garduño Arquitectos

Monte Elbruz Building | Garduño Arquitectos

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• August 3, 2009 • Comments (1)

Mexico-based Garduño Arquitectos has designed the 24 units housing development project – Monte Elbruz Building, of not more than 6 levels (local regulation) in such the small site, located in Polanco, Mexico City. The linear courtyard is introduced in between two linear apartment blocks that playing an important rule to the project. + Project description […]

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Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

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• July 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singaporean practice Formwerkz Architects has completed a modern tropical house in Singapore. Hierarchies of spaces (and family cells) were carefully expressed in choice materials and architectural languages… Communal spaces were designed as light and open, inviting structures. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s Statement courtesy of Formwerkz Architects How will you engage the very traditional Asian Concept […]

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The Vivanta by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

The Vivanta by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

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• July 18, 2009 • Comments (2)

The Vivanta, designed by Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects for Taj Group of Hotels. Taj Vivanta is located at the entrance to the International Tech Park in Bangalore, India, a contemporary 5-star hotel featuring touches of whimsy and contemporary technology. The hotel’s unique façade changes colour, texture and tone to reflect […]

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