Tag: Fluid form

PTW and LAVA combine nature and technology

PTW and LAVA combine nature and technology

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• December 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

PTW and LAVA have combined nature and technology in an organically-shaped display suite marketing the Sydney Greenland Centre on Sydney’s old Water Board site. The lobby of the 1960s Water Board building has been transformed with freeform furniture and curvy walls and ceilings to take the visitor through a journey of the new building. The […]

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Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens \ formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten

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• December 9, 2013 • Comments (1)

Designed by formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten, the new tropical conservatory at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus is like a drop of dew in its green surroundings. Its transparent dome set on an oval base extends the existing greenhouse built in 1969. A special feature of this structure is that is allows for the […]

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Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

Vaulted Cork Pavillion \ Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira & Emmanuel Novo

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• December 4, 2013 • Comments (1)

The Vaulted Cork Pavillion was built for Amorim Isolamentos Lda., to demonstrate its cork building materials at Concreta 2013, a biennial building fair held at Exponor, Porto. This architecture and research project was developed by Pedro de Azambuja Varela, Maria João de Oliveira and Emmanuel Novo, who were sponsored by Amorim Isolamentos Lda. while studying […]

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Subterranean Concrete Orgy \ Studioverket

Subterranean Concrete Orgy \ Studioverket

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• November 26, 2013 • Comments (0)

Two young designers in architecture and sound, Per & Toki, nourished a long held dream for an office/studio environment to call their own & recently it came true when Studioverket took over the leasing contract from infamous “Blue Star”. Concrete producer, Butong, was contracted to realize Studioverket‘s concept of “homogeneous diversity” using Sealed-Air bubble in […]

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BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

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• November 21, 2013 • Comments (2)

BIG + A+Architecture + Egis + Base + L’Echo + Celsius Environnement + CCVH have been announced winner of the international design competition for the new Cité du Corps Humain (Museum of the Human Body) in Montpellier, France. The Museum of the Human Body, which will be part of the newly developed area Parc Marianne, […]

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MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

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• November 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

MET Studio has been commissioned as the lead exhibition designer for a 2,000 sq m Environmental Education Centre to be housed within the new Sludge Treatment Facility in the Tuen Mun district of Hong Kong, which will be the world’s largest of its kind on completion. The project is being funded by the Environmental Protection […]

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Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

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• October 18, 2013 • Comments (3)

Luca Curci architects studio has designed a landmark for the United Arab Emirates skyline with an innovative project based on the concept of “Organic Cities”. The organic buildings become part of the new megalopolis, merging and mixing residential elements with business divisions, shopping life with wellness areas, cultural places with social life. The aim is […]

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1000 Museum interior project \ Zaha Hadid

1000 Museum interior project \ Zaha Hadid

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• October 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

This project features Zaha‘s latest art installation, which is soon to be revealed in early November at a private event. It’s a ceiling installation showcasing her signature curved-line, futuristic look, which is an aesthetic that will be brought to the building and set to alter the Miami skyline significantly. The installation is located inside 10 […]

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The Library and Learning Centre \ Zaha Hadid

The Library and Learning Centre \ Zaha Hadid

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• October 15, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Library and Learning Centre by Zaha Hadid at the Vienna University of Economics and Business opened last week in the city’s second district. The library and learning centre is one of seven buildings that make up the new campus at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien), designed to accommodate 24,000 students […]

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Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ STANDARD

Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ STANDARD

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• October 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

STANDARD shared with us their design for the Salford Meadows Bridge Competition. The new Salford Meadows Bridge forms a landmark node near the Crescent / Oldfield Road intersection; it synthesizes the existing improvements and brings the meadow to the city. The bridge is a timber-clad pathway wrapped in a lattice shell tunnel that varies in […]

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