Tag: Folding architecture

Garde-robe Nationale \ Dieter Vander Velpen

Garde-robe Nationale \ Dieter Vander Velpen

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• October 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

Garde-robe Nationale is a womenswear boutique in the Nationalestraat (hence the name), located in the heart of the fashion neighbourhood in Antwerp. It can be found between the flagship stores of Dries Van Noten, Ann De Meulemeester and others. The shop has been a well established shop stop for 10 years, but the interior got […]

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"Habitat ITESM Leon" \ SHINE Architecture + TA Arquitectura

“Habitat ITESM Leon” \ SHINE Architecture + TA Arquitectura

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• September 4, 2012 • Comments (0)

SHINE Architcture recently has created “Habitat ITESM Leon”, this is an  art/design studio workshop for students within Tec de Monterrey’s, Campus in Leon, Mexico.   + Project statement This retrofit project intends to revitalize a underutilized space, into a 1180m2 art/design studio workshop for students within Tec de Monterrey’s, Campus in Leon, Mexico. The intervetion in the […]

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Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

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• August 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

This design was fora new clubhouse at Ullswater Yacht club, it was a design competition run by the RIBA. The concept reflects the calmness and fluidity of the lake in its shape, in particular in its cross section, suggesting a strong reference to the curve of a boat or yacht’s hull. Modern boat construction methods […]

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Detached House in Madrid \ A-cero

Detached House in Madrid \ A-cero

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• July 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural studio A-Cero recently has completed a detached house in Madrid, Spain. + All images courtesy A-cero

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COODO Modular Units

COODO Modular Units

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• June 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

COODO has developed the group of the modular units which consists of multifunctional pavilion, pergola, summer kitchen, mobile living units and residential building. COODO MODULAR UNITS Nowadays we are noticing growing changes in people’s lifestyles that call for new forms of dwelling. The space is becoming more and more valuable and residential architecture is rapidly […]

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SNITT

SNITT

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• June 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

SNITT is a cross disciplinary collaboration between architects, product-, furniture-, industrial, graphic- and stage/set- designers. The initial brief for the project was to design an installation that could be utilized in areas accessible by the public, where people are either passing through or in need of a quiet area to sit down and take a […]

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L-House \ Architects Collective

L-House \ Architects Collective

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• June 6, 2012 • Comments (1)

Living surrounded by the brilliance of natural light The new home for a young family is located on the outskirts of a small settlement in the South of Austria’s Burgenland region and is harmoniously placed into the hilly landscape. The traditional and typical L-shaped floor plan of the region was developed further in an imaginative […]

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AIC Automotive Intelligence Center \ ACXT Architects

AIC Automotive Intelligence Center \ ACXT Architects

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• April 17, 2012 • Comments (1)

Scheme and Conditioning Factors A complex of 3 buildings and landscaping destined for R&D+i in the Automotive Sector. Two of the buildings are intended for use as Development Units (halls) with laboratories and small-scale production. The third, the Main Building, houses research units of various companies in the automotive sector, a laboratory (for common projects […]

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Starhill Gallery \ Spark

Starhill Gallery \ Spark

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• April 11, 2012 • Comments (2)

Starhill Gallery is perhaps Kuala Lumpur’s most iconic shopping mall, featuring an extraordinary array of luxury shops and fine dining restaurants. Spark’s design proposal dealt with the reinvention of the existing façade of Starhill Gallery facing Bukit Bintang. This reinvention of Starhill Gallery is designed by Stephen Pimbley, founding director of Spark and the architect […]

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Nieuwegein City Hall and Cultural Center \ 3XN Architects

Nieuwegein City Hall and Cultural Center \ 3XN Architects

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• March 28, 2012 • Comments (1)

From Growing Pains to Growing Commitment The new City Hall and cultural center in the Dutch city of Nieuwegein, is designed to create cohesion and the foundation for a stronger local community. A modern participatory democracy requires transparency and communication at eye level in the encounter between citizen and authority. These elements have been the […]

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