Tag: Contemporary architecture

Haus 47°40’48”n/13°8’12”e | Flöckner + Schnöll

Haus 47°40’48”n/13°8’12”e | Flöckner + Schnöll

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• January 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Austrian architects Maria Flöckner und Hermann Schnöll has designed a house named 47°40’48”n/13°8’12”e, where is its exact site location. However, architect’s idea – “home at any place, could just as well elsewhere are”, the house is also interchangeable with other sites. Due to its two bold horizontal plates and full height curtain wall in-between, a […]

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Casa Corten | Marcio Kogan

Casa Corten | Marcio Kogan

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• January 6, 2009 • Comments (2)

A minimal design by Marcio Kogan, Casa Corten House. A simple plan with high ceiling level and large opening that use to harmonize between inside and outside. When you walk through the building, you can see material changed in the journey, it is a good project to demostrate how the interaction between the materials that […]

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Contemporary House in Boukyo | Nakayma Architects

Contemporary House in Boukyo | Nakayma Architects

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• December 31, 2008 • Comments (0)

As you can see, a very contrast materials between inside and outside, where external skins are covered by rusting effect steel and fine materials with lighting effect internally. The idea of the house was to spatially distinct between public and private area in Architects Nakayma‘s spatial organization. 2 bedrooms with a bathroom are placed just […]

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Campagneplein Dormitory at University Twente | Arons and Gelauff Architects

Campagneplein Dormitory at University Twente | Arons and Gelauff Architects

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• December 25, 2008 • Comments (1)

The new Campagneplein dormitory with 87 apartments at Twente University campus, Enschede, Netherlands is designed by  Arons and Gelauff Architects. The building features a nine stories high climbing wall on one side, this climbing wall was an integral part of the building’s design from the first design sketches, whereby the wall and the apartments helped […]

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Library and Learning Centre in Vienna, Won by Zaha Hadid

Library and Learning Centre in Vienna, Won by Zaha Hadid

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• December 21, 2008 • Comments (1)

One of our favorite architects and also the Pritzker Archietcture Prize 2004 winner, Zaha Hadid,  has won the competition for the library and learning centre at the university of economics and business in Vienna. The linear distorted line, form or even the space always can be seen in Zaha hadid‘s project. No doubt, they all […]

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Dynamo Metal Workshop | Phalt

Dynamo Metal Workshop | Phalt

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• December 11, 2008 • Comments (1)

Phalt architect has designed a replacement building for metal workshop and office which is located at the Limmat River water, Zurich, Switzerland. The bold cantilever canopy with single materialization is the main feature for the project that set in heterogeneous urban situation. Due to its huge cantilever roof, the space under the big roof become […]

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El Secreto Residential Complex | GLR architects

El Secreto Residential Complex | GLR architects

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• December 10, 2008 • Comments (0)

A contemporary residential complex of 15 unique houses, “El Secreto” designed by GLR architects. It is featuring clean geometrical forms with a highlighted wall at first floor of each block. The 15 unique houses presented in different characteristics by 3 different floor plans with 5 facades in each plan.

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Giant Group Pharmaceutical Campus, Morphosis First Building in China

Giant Group Pharmaceutical Campus, Morphosis First Building in China

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• December 10, 2008 • Comments (1)

LA architect, Morphosis, led by Pritzker Prize 2005 winner Tom Mayne makes a debut to China, a Campus for Giant Group Pharmaceutical. By its sinuous shape, the proposal has been dubbed “The dragon”. The executive offices are organized in the ‘dragon head’ section while the ‘body’ contains remaining program elements including additional offices, a boutique […]

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Besiktas Fish Market | Global Architectural Development (GAD)

Besiktas Fish Market | Global Architectural Development (GAD)

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• December 2, 2008 • Comments (0)

Global Architectural Development (GAD) has designed a fish market in Besiktas, Istanbul. The Besiktas fish market was located on the most happening triangular site where most locals and visitors bargain every morning.

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Kräfta Scheme for Sundsvall Arts Centre and Theatre | Harri Mäkiaho

Kräfta Scheme for Sundsvall Arts Centre and Theatre | Harri Mäkiaho

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• November 30, 2008 • Comments (0)

Harri Mäkiaho has been awarded first prize in Sundsvall Arts Centre and Theatre competition which is located in Tammerfors, Finland. A simple cube which offer exceptional spatial qualities.

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