Tag: Fluid form

BP Rotterdam Refinery \ GROUP A

BP Rotterdam Refinery \ GROUP A

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• September 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

GROUP A has recently completed the offices for BP Rotterdam Refinery [BP RR], realised according to the Design & Build principles. End of May, the BP RR organisation has moved into this unique design. As youngest and largest oil refinery in The Netherlands, BP RR exposes a powerful dynamism which is reflected in the new […]

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Parametric design \ Unit Arkitektur

Parametric design \ Unit Arkitektur

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• September 7, 2011 • Comments (1)

Through the agency of the software Grasshopper Unit Arkitektur have designed a 4,0 x 0,6 m. lamp for our new office. The lamp is constructed by putting together 103 individual parts that have been laser cut from 3 mm birch ply-wood. The pieces have been put together with zero tolerance and hence no glue. All […]

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Digital Origami Emergency Shelter \ LAVA

Digital Origami Emergency Shelter \ LAVA

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• September 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Disaster strikes. How can architects help quickly, efficiently, sustainably and sensitively? LAVA‘s solution is an origami cave. It features in a new exhibition opening in Sydney tonight. LAVA‘s Digital Origami Emergency Shelter is a concept for an inhabited molecule. The design is based on a water-molecule, referencing the Japanese Metabolist movement`s idea of prefabricated capsules […]

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Busan opera House \ Wahag Studio

Busan opera House \ Wahag Studio

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• September 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Participation of Wahag studio in the international ideas competition to establish a design for the busan opera house to start to construct in 2014 (expected). The opera house will include a variety of facilities that will foster a wide range of artistic activities all the while being accessible to the city’s citizens. The grand scale […]

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The D-Desk \ Peter Donders

The D-Desk \ Peter Donders

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• August 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Belgian designer Peter Donders has recently created The D-Desk. It consists of of cast aluminum feet and solid wood or MDF center piece. Cast feet is possible in different colors, and the center piece is possible in different woods and painted MDF. + Dimensions: L 2000 mm x D 874 mm x H 776 mm […]

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Busan opera House \ Task Architects

Busan opera House \ Task Architects

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• August 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Task Architects has designed the Busan opera House. Busan is one of the most important Korean cities and its largest port. The project is located in the newly developed area of north port . We wanted to create an Icon. A monument that would shift the vision of the world and create new experiences for each […]

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Busan Opera House \ Sanzpont arquitectura

Busan Opera House \ Sanzpont arquitectura

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• August 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Proposal made by the twin brothers of sanzpont [arquitectura] for Busan Opera House Competition. The concept of design is based on the philosophy of Korea, the balance of opposites, the Um-Yang. The fundamental idea is to create an iconic building that represents the culture in which it is immersed, to remind the native people where […]

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The Museo Soumaya \ Photography by Veronica Morales

The Museo Soumaya \ Photography by Veronica Morales

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• August 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Veronica Morales shared with us her photography of The Museo Soumaya in Mexico, the museum was designed by the Fernando Romero and Mauricio Ceballos for the private art collection of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim. + Photography: Veronica Morales | http://www.veronicamoralesangulo.com/ + All images courtesy Veronica Morales

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OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

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• August 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

The competition intention was to create a pioneering and innovative design concept which will stand as a new-age landmark and a symbolic voice to the world of Taipei City new spirit. The concept form proposed emerges from a big volumetric cube in confrontation with a smaller inner structure cube – hypercube – in which is […]

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Busan Opera House \ OODA

Busan Opera House \ OODA

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• August 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by OODA, the scheme engages with the natural topography, articulating a multi-levelled building and integrating the different cultural activities and program seamlessly. The dominant flow circulation, flexibility and concept strategy enables full accessibility. The design concept creates spaces that blur the difference between building and landscape, intensifying the fluidity between interior and exterior spaces, […]

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