Tag: Glass

Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

Bicycle Transit Center | KGP Design Studio

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• January 24, 2011 • Comments (2)

Washington-based architectural firm KGP Design Studio recently has completed the Bicycle Transit Center (BTC) at Union Station, Washinton DC. It is designed to store 150 bicycles as well as a locker/shower and a repair rental store. While “differentiating” itself from Union Station itself, the Center does merge with its surroundings adapting the vocabulary of the bronze […]

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Princeton art glass walls project | Paul Housberg

Princeton art glass walls project | Paul Housberg

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• January 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

Paul Housberg was approached to create six art glass walls for the new Frick Chemistry Laboratory at Princeton University designed by Hopkins Architects (London) in collaboration with Payette Associates (Boston). The walls are located at the north and south ends of the central corridor of the office wing of the building, one pair on each […]

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Theatre Of Floating Garden | WE Architecture

Theatre Of Floating Garden | WE Architecture

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• January 12, 2011 • Comments (1)

Theatre Of Floating Garden is an extension project for an old theater in Szczecin, Poland. The new extension will be experienced as a light roof with transparent facades, connecting all the functions of the house and acting as a pavilion in the garden. Our aim was to create an open house; a house for the […]

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PSJ | AS/D

PSJ | AS/D

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• December 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

Mexican architectural firm AS/D designed the PSJ building located at the commercial strip of Tlalnepantla, Estado de Mexico. + Project description by AS/D The Building has been designed to allocate both retail and office space in a 900 square meter site located at the commercial strip of Tlalnepantla, Estado de Mexico. The building has two […]

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Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

Cyan/PDX Building | THA Architecture + GBD Architects

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• December 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Portland, Oregon, the Cyan/PDX Building by THA Architecture and GBD Architects has recently opened its doors to offer urban residents a new mode of high density, sustainable living in the heart of downtown. As a LEED Gold-certified high rise, Cyan meets a growing demand for an environmentally conscious, affordable urban lifestyle. Through strategic detailing […]

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"WEBART" Office | OneByNine studio

“WEBART” Office | OneByNine studio

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• November 26, 2010 • Comments (1)

“WEBART” Office is OneByNine studio‘s latest completed project situated in Warsaw’s Grochow area, Poland. The Grochow area is a multifunctional district with various functions: industrial zones, multi family housing, recreational parks and sport facilities. The building is located on Kamionkowska street, among its specific mid-scale housing and office surroundings. The longer side is situated along […]

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Zaisa Office Tower | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

Zaisa Office Tower | Hoz Fontan Arquitectos

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• November 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural firm Hoz Fontan Arquitectos recently has completed the Zaisa Office Tower in Irun, Spain. Located close to the border between Spain and France, the new office tower is the last building of the Zaisa transportation hub in Irun, and houses Zaisa’s headquarters and rental office space. The tower is inserted in front of […]

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Glass work for lobby in CalSTRS Headquarters | Paul Housberg

Glass work for lobby in CalSTRS Headquarters | Paul Housberg

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• October 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

This work was completed in 2009 for the CalSTRS Headquarters in West Sacramento, CA. Paul was approached to design a cornerstone piece that reflects the natural environment of the new CalSTRS Headquarters. The building is located at the confluence of the American and Sacramento Rivers. Paul collaborated with a team of skilled artisans in Germany to […]

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Sperone Westwater Gallery | Foster + Partners

Sperone Westwater Gallery | Foster + Partners

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• September 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

The concept for Sperone Westwater represents both a response to the Bowery’s dynamic urban character and a desire to rethink the way in which we engage with art in the setting of a gallery. The moving gallery animates the exterior of the building and creates a bold vertical element within. Like a kinetic addition to […]

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IT University in Ørestaden | Henning Larsen Architects

IT University in Ørestaden | Henning Larsen Architects

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• September 8, 2010 • Comments (1)

Danish architectural practice Henning Larsen Architects has designed the IT University in Ørestaden, Denmark. The masterplan for the area is based on a north-south-going, linear structure. This basic structure is designed as three strips conveying three different urban themes. The strips are intersected by roads on the transverse axis from Amager Fælledvej. Connections between the […]

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