Tag: Glass

Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

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• September 5, 2010 • Comments (2)

Dutch architectural practice Neutelings Riedijk Architects designed the Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) located in between the old docks in the heart of “Het Eilandje”. This old port area is the major urban renewal project in the center of Antwerp and is developing as a vibrant new city district. The MAS is designed as a […]

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CMA CGM Headquarters | Zaha Hadid architects

CMA CGM Headquarters | Zaha Hadid architects

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• July 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

In the French city of Marseille, a new 142.8 metre tower, which is the headquarters of container shipping giant, CMA-CGM is now nearly completed. The building was designed by Zaha Hadid architects in 2004, the project intended to provide a vertical iconic building and to act as a gateway to the city from both land […]

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Edificio T - UPAEP | Vargas Tejeda Arquitectos

Edificio T – UPAEP | Vargas Tejeda Arquitectos

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• July 20, 2010 • Comments (0)

The 77,500-square-feet T-Library (La Biblioteca Central UPAEP) was completed in 2007, as part of a master plan to expand the university facilities as the student population continues to grow. The University of Puebla wished to redefine the perception of their library with the new facilities, aiming to create a modern information hub for students and […]

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CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

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• June 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

CAU Central Library: Overlap is a refurbishment project designed by Kim in-cheurl+archium. It was restructured on the existing library which was built in 1959. Architecture is an identification of place, a creation of individualism that makes it unique to anything else in the world. The place thus creates a memory with time. The meaning of […]

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Thompson Residences | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

Thompson Residences | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

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• June 6, 2010 • Comments (2)

Canada-based firm Saucier + Perrotte architectes has designed an apartment building located between Bathurst and Portland streets in downtown Toronto, Canada. The project comprises two parallel buildings with dual frontages facing to both the streets, thanks to the series of rhythmic glass boxes pushing in and out where the living spaces and the private balconies […]

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Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center | REX

Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center | REX

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• May 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

The internationally-renowned architecture and design firm REX recently has completed the Vakko Fashion Center and Power Media Center in Istanbul, Turkey. The project will serve as corporate headquarters of Vakko (Turkey’s preeminent fashion house) and Power Media (Turkey’s best-known music and television network). It was built based on the existing abandoned hotel’s structure, REX divided […]

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574 Swan Street | NH Architecture

574 Swan Street | NH Architecture

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• May 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Australian architectural practice NH Architecture has completed the 574 Swan Street mixed use building located in the inner Melbourne suburb of Richmond. It is a building to house a restaurant and two retail outlets at ground level and two floors of office accommodation above. + Project description courtesy of NH Architecture 574 Swan Street is […]

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6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH | L3P Architekten

6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH | L3P Architekten

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• April 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

The 6 Family House Staldern Regensberg ZH in Switzerland, is a housing project designed by Swiss architect L3P Architekten. It features the randomized glazing and openings on the facade with its unique panorama view. The architectural expression is essentially defined through the location of the property, with its unique panorama view, and the historical reference […]

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Modular House | A-cero

Modular House | A-cero

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• April 8, 2010 • Comments (2)

The spanish architecture firm A-cero has designed a modular house, which is applying same standardization procedures to the construction, modularity, technology, quality control and time spaces. + Project description courtesy of A-cero A-cero architecture Studio, directed by Joaquin Torres introduces a modular architecture product in the market, based on the principles of the Industrialized Construction. […]

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The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

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• April 5, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Sail @ Marina Bay by NBBJ is the mixed-use building comprising apartment units, several restaurants, health clubs, recreation decks with pools and tennis courts, and parking. As the 10th largest residential high-rise in the world, and the largest high-rise in Singapore, the Sail @ Marina Bay has become Singapore’s newest city icon. It carves […]

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