Tag: Folding architecture

Tangram pavilion No 1 - Mao Zhuang South Club \ UA Studio 7

Tangram pavilion No 1 – Mao Zhuang South Club \ UA Studio 7

Tags: , , , , ,
• December 16, 2013 • Comments (0)

UA Studio 7 designed the Tangram pavilion No 1 – Mao Zhuang South Club located in HeNan, China. The Concept of Tangram The tangram (Chinese, literally “seven boards of skill”) is an assemblage puzzle consisting of seven flat pieces, called tans, which are put together to form various shapes. The objective of the puzzle is […]

View Post

F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

F.3 Fellbach Aquatic Centre \ 4a Architekten GmbH

Tags: , , , , , ,
• November 29, 2013 • Comments (1)

A place for the whole family to come and bathe – the new F.3 family and recreational aquatic centre in Fellbach has something to offer everyone. The combined baths were opened on 15th September 2013. 4a Architekten have transferred the three separate areas – the sports area with indoor pool and open-air pool, the adventure pool […]

View Post

Enlargement National German Library \ Gabriele Glöckler

Enlargement National German Library \ Gabriele Glöckler

Tags: , , , ,
• November 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

The fourth extension of the German National Library in Leipzig is bold and unconventional. According to the architect, Gabriele Glöckler: “The concept ‘envelope – cover – contents’ translates the function of the building into architecture. “Function creates form”, is the architect’s motto. “The contents are protected by a compact cover around the repository area. A […]

View Post

Albizia House \ Metropole Architects

Albizia House \ Metropole Architects

Tags: , , , ,
• October 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

Metropole Architects were commissioned to design a contemporary family home on a one acre site, situated at the end of a spur, in Simbithi Eco-Estate. The clients brief called for a home with an overriding sense of simplicity but with a high degree of sophistication. All the living areas and bedroom suites face onto a […]

View Post

Toro Headquarters \ LEO A DALY

Toro Headquarters \ LEO A DALY

Tags: ,
• September 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Toro Company, a leading worldwide provider of innovative turf, landscape, rental and construction equipment, and irrigation and outdoor lighting solutions, selected international architecture/engineering firm LEO A DALY as design architect to expand its headquarters in Bloomington, Minn. The 75,000 square-foot expansion, which officially broke ground on Sept. 5, will begin the process of expanding […]

View Post

Ebbw Vale Leisure Centre \ BDP

Ebbw Vale Leisure Centre \ BDP

Tags: , , , ,
• September 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

The new, state of the art, Ebbw Vale Sports Centre, offers facility users many opportunities to participate in sport & recreation. The Ebbw Vale Sports Centre project comprises a 6000 sq metre centre providing sporting facilities to the adjacent schools – the Ebbw Fawr Learning Community – and the surrounding community. The centre boasts a […]

View Post

Diamond-Shaped Roof above Vienna Main Station \ Theo Hotz

Diamond-Shaped Roof above Vienna Main Station \ Theo Hotz

Tags: , ,
• April 4, 2013 • Comments (1)

The new Vienna Main Station project, on an area covering 109 hectares, has become a multi-modal transport hub within the trans- European railway system. The project is not limited to the station building alone; it has set about redeveloping a whole urban district. The spatial planning of the bordering areas ensures homogeneity. Generously-dimensioned forecourts, urban […]

View Post

Villa C in Cannes-La \ Studio GUILHEM

Villa C in Cannes-La \ Studio GUILHEM

Tags: , ,
• March 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

Richard Guilhem, and his project manager Denis Bodino, conceived and achieved this beautiful private residence located in Cannes-­La Californie. The Villa C, as it is named, shows bot hits differences in this residential area and elegantly integrates the green setting. The architects choose extreme simplicity and minimalism. This geometrical shaped building, with its precise lines […]

View Post

Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
• February 28, 2013 • Comments (0)

Space Group is nominated for ‘best hotels and resorts’ in Architizer A+ awards for their hotel Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim – opened April 2012. + Architect’s statement by Space Group THE CHOICE OF THE STARS Space Group is an internationally architecture office with offices in Oslo and Sao Paulo. Our favourite assignments are complex and challenging […]

View Post

Daegu Gosan Public Library \ MenoMenoPiu Architects

Daegu Gosan Public Library \ MenoMenoPiu Architects

Tags: , , ,
• October 17, 2012 • Comments (1)

Daegu Gosan Public Library will be one of the new symbols of the Daegu Metropolitan City’s new policy direction. The aim of the city management, as well as the goal of our project, is to create small community for local users. The idea of a project on a diagonal axe comes from the concept of […]

View Post