Tag: Folding architecture

The Maintenance Depot Of The Future | Malmström Edström Arkitekter Ingenjörer

The Maintenance Depot Of The Future | Malmström Edström Arkitekter Ingenjörer

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• April 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Malmström Edström were along with three other architectural firms invited by to a parallel assignment to create a concept for future railway installations and maintenance buildings. The aim of the assignment was to find a design concept with a high architectural standard. Jernhusen – the client – owns and develops stations, maintenance depots and freight […]

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Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

Mall of Istanbul | Chapman Taylor

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• March 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

London-based Chapman Taylor has designed the The Mall of Istanbul. This mixed-use development forms a strong sculptural statement set within a lush, green, landscaped environment. The Mall of Istanbul comprises a mix of uses – retail, leisure, offices, hotel and residential. The development concept is inspired by existing geographic streetscapes within Istanbul to create an […]

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Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

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• February 23, 2011 • Comments (2)

Norway architectural practice Tommie Wilhelmsen architect has designed the 120 m2 Dalene Cabin situated at Østhusvik on the island Rennesøy, Norway. It was completed in 2009. It is placed overlooking the sea surrounding the island and opens up its facade towards south, to bring in as much light as possible. The interior and exterior is […]

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Alpes House | Garduño Arquitectos

Alpes House | Garduño Arquitectos

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• February 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based Garduño Arquitectos recently has completed the Alpes House in Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico. We decided to use concrete as our main language, dialoguing with the natural context as well as the different spatial, functional and mood necessities. The color of the concrete was made to match a sample of “tepetate” (a brittle volcanic rock), […]

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Raiffeisen Finance Center | Pichler & Traupmann Architekten

Raiffeisen Finance Center | Pichler & Traupmann Architekten

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Austrian architectural firm Pichler & Traupmann Architekten recently has completed a new office for the Raiffeisen Finance Center in Eisenstadt, Austria. The design of the building playfully responds to the restrictions imposed by the building regulations as well as to the schedule of accommodation for the different floors, and develops an encasing figure that encloses […]

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VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

VC1 | Tisselli studio architetti

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• January 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

VC1 is the latest completed residential project by Italian architectural practice Tisselli studio architetti. It is designed to accommodate 1 level of basement car park, 8 apartments in first 2 floors and a garret apartment. Beyond a mere functional description of the intervention, action focus is still the wish to reinstate the architectural quality to […]

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Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d'architecture

Sanichaufer Roof Top Office | dagli + atélier d’architecture

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• December 10, 2010 • Comments (1)

Luxembourg-based architectural firm dagli + atélier d’architecture has completed a new extension on the roof top of the company headquarters of Sanichaufer, it was designed to express the image of the company and functioned as a showroom displaying the most modern building technologies. + Architect’s statement by dagli + atélier d’architecture “roof top office” Dudelange […]

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Majima Clinic | D.I.G Architects

Majima Clinic | D.I.G Architects

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• December 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

Designed by Japanese firm D.I.G Architects, the Majima Clinic was developed based on the concept of “ORIGAMI”. The space under the “ORIGAMI” paper, “ORIGAMI” is the wall or the roof and the eaves. the folding “paper” generate the gap and opening, and the folding operation generate the ambiguous border between the open space and the […]

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Mansoor's Residence | 10×10 Design Consultants

Mansoor’s Residence | 10×10 Design Consultants

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• September 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

India-based studio 10×10 Design Consultants has designed the contemporary house for Mr. Mansoor and his family in Palakkad district, nestled in the Western Ghats. + Project description courtesy 10×10 Design Consultants A home is a sanctuary and a retreat. It shelters one against the elements of nature. The modern man is trying to find the […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the Ferry Terminal in Stockholm

C. F. Møller Architects won the Ferry Terminal in Stockholm

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• August 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects won the competition for the new terminal for Stockholm’s ferry connections to Finland and the Baltics. The terminal will be a landmark for the new urban development Norra Djurgårdsstaden – due to a significant architecture and a significant sustainable profile. As a transit zone the terminal is one of Stockholm’s major […]

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