Tag: Landscape architecture

White Wolf Hotel \ AND-RÉ

White Wolf Hotel \ AND-RÉ

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• March 29, 2014 • Comments (0)

AND-RÉ team has the pleasure to share with you the recently completed White Wolf Hotel. An holistic project, dedicated to the well-being of body and spirit, achieved through an engaging architecture to be felt and experienced. Completed in 2013 and recently open to the public, White Wolf Hotel is a series of buildings intimately related […]

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The Non Program Pavilion \ Jesus Torres Garcia Architects

The Non Program Pavilion \ Jesus Torres Garcia Architects

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• March 20, 2014 • Comments (0)

Located in the South of Spain, close to the Mediterranean Sea, this small pavilion is surrounded by a remarkable landscape. The construction is defined by the relation between the form in the landscape and the contact of the structure on the field. The structure developed itself as a flower, as a natural fact, subscribing to […]

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Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

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• March 8, 2014 • Comments (0)

Ultra-Ruin is a wooden architectural organism that is growing from the ruins of an abandoned red brick farmhouse in the meeting place of terraced farms and jungle. The weak architecture follows the principles of Open Form and is improvised on the site based on instincts reacting on the presence of jungle, ruin and local knowledge. […]

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Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

Rowing High Performance Centre \ Alvaro Andrade & MPT

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• January 19, 2014 • Comments (1)

Joao Morgado shared with us his recent photography of the Rowing High Performance Centre. Designed by Alvaro Andrade, in coordination with MPT, the Rowing High Performance Centre in Pocinho is located in one of the most beautiful and idyllic valleys in the world – the Douro valley – one of the places of choice for […]

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The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

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• January 11, 2014 • Comments (6)

The Fogo Island Inn is a five star hotel and art gallery designed by Saunders Architecture. The newly open Inn is situated on the rugged coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The 29 guest rooms all face the ocean and look onto the fishing grounds that originally attracted people to Fogo Island centuries ago. The restaurant at […]

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BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

BIG wins the competition to design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier

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• November 21, 2013 • Comments (2)

BIG + A+Architecture + Egis + Base + L’Echo + Celsius Environnement + CCVH have been announced winner of the international design competition for the new Cité du Corps Humain (Museum of the Human Body) in Montpellier, France. The Museum of the Human Body, which will be part of the newly developed area Parc Marianne, […]

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BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM \ BIG

BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM \ BIG

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• November 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

The A.P. Møller and Chastine Mc-Kinney Møller Foundation will be donating the necessary funding to build BIG’s BLÅVAND BUNKER MUSEUM in Varde, on the west coast of Denmark. Transforming a former German WWII bunker, within the protected shorelands of Blåvand in Denmark, the 2,500m2 (ca. 27,000 ft2) new museum will be composed of four main […]

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Danish Village Summer House \ Powerhouse Company

Danish Village Summer House \ Powerhouse Company

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• October 8, 2013 • Comments (0)

Powerhouse Company was asked to design a weekend house for a young family in northern Sjælland, Denmark. Village House is an exploration on the possibilities of the Summer cabin, the traditional Danish vacation home. While keeping the cabin’s footprint small, spatial as well as sustainable, there is a wide range of spatial possibilities, by using […]

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Albizia House \ Metropole Architects

Albizia House \ Metropole Architects

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• 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 […]

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House on a Warehouse \ Miguel Marcelino

House on a Warehouse \ Miguel Marcelino

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• September 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

The briefing was to build a three-bedroom house on top of a warehouse built in the 80′s, where part of the roof was made with a flat slab and a small balcony, precisely with that idea of later building the house. Given the constraints of the existing warehouse, the house shape turns out to be […]

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