Tag: Fluid form

Piezoelectric Canopy \ Margot Krasojevic

Piezoelectric Canopy \ Margot Krasojevic

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• May 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Margot Krasojevic recently designed the the interactive Lumia Canopy in Pioneers park Belgrade. The Piezoelectric playground is a temporary structure designed for the Pioneers park in Belgrade, Serbia. It will be used as a bandstand and playground. The canopy is a hyperbolic structure which folds in on itself draining rain water into the pool directly […]

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Petal Velomobile Concept \ KGP design studio

Petal Velomobile Concept \ KGP design studio

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• May 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Petal Velomobile is the beginning of the new iconic brand of affordable, ultra-lightweight and aerodynamic vehicles developed around a diverse amount of user preferences and personality types, to usher in a new era of human powered mobility. We have focused on solving our problems with the same toolset for far too long, while electric […]

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Infinity Loop Bridge \ 10 DESIGN + Buro Happold

Infinity Loop Bridge \ 10 DESIGN + Buro Happold

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• May 22, 2012 • Comments (0)

10 DESIGN and Buro Happold have won the international design competition for the key signature gateway bridge for the new Shizimen Business District in Zhuhai, China. The feature bridge is the gateway entry to south China’s new planned commercial hub and also marks the connection of the Shizimen Canal to the Pearl River Delta. Working […]

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Green Climate Fund Headquarters \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

Green Climate Fund Headquarters \ Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

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• May 21, 2012 • Comments (1)

The Federal Republic of Germany chose the multinational firm Laboratory for Visionary Architecture [LAVA] as the designers for their bid to host the Secretariat of the Green Climate Fund [GCF] in Bonn. LAVA’s design for the headquarters of the GCF is ‘an ecological model project’ and demonstrates their motto: ‘green is the new black’. The […]

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Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Citco with Zaha Hadid Architects

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Citco with Zaha Hadid Architects

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The composition of each of the three showcased works is derived from the intricate beauty of organizational systems in the natural world. These fascinating scenarios are established when energy is applied to geology–developing a geometric set of repeated growth and erosion cycles. Each piece, immaculately crafted in marble by Citco, invites further investigation; revealing formal […]

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Arnhem Central Platforms \ UNStudio

Arnhem Central Platforms \ UNStudio

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

On the train station level a new 4th platform has been added and all the platform roofs have been replaced. The design concept for the new platform roofs provides a sense of light and space. Large roof lights, which together with the structural spans, add to a positive experience of the transfer platforms and surroundings. […]

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Hanjie Wanda Square in Wuhan \ UNStudio

Hanjie Wanda Square in Wuhan \ UNStudio

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• May 19, 2012 • Comments (1)

Hanjie Wanda Square is a new luxury shopping plaza located in the Wuhan Central Culture Centre, one of the most important areas of Wuhan City. The multifunctional organisation of the master plan – which includes cultural and tourist facilities as well as commercial, office and residential components – acts as an attractor to the area […]

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The Arch in Mandal \ 3XN Architects

The Arch in Mandal \ 3XN Architects

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• May 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

Elegance and conviviality merge under The Arch in Mandal, Norway Historic white wooden houses, charming narrow streets, a river running though the center and beach and forest nearby. The town of Mandal is the essence of southern Norwegian idyll. Danish practice, 3XN, has designed the town’s new cultural center, a project which required great sensitivity […]

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Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

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• May 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

UNStudio and EE&K a Perkins Eastman company, and Jacobs Engineering have submitted a proposal for a scope of work to develop a Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station. Ben van Berkel of UNStudio, along with Jonathan Cohn of EE&K, presented their ‘Vision Board’ – a conceptual rendering in the year 2050, showing Los Angeles […]

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Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park \ 10 Design

Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park \ 10 Design

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• April 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project is an examination of the relationship between a pristine rural landscape and the advancing forces of a rapidly growing city. Galaxy Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park is close to the central zone of Futian District, Shenzhen China. The Gross site area is about 65 ha; and the GFA is over 1,050,000 sqm, consisting […]

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