Tag: Landscape architecture

Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

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• November 15, 2009 • Comments (0)

American architect Bohlin Cywinski Jackson has designed the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center located in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. The center was organized as an U-shape to form a central courtyard, the roof tilts upward and away from the courtyard, its jagged edges celebrating the peaks of the Teton Range beyond. + Project […]

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Sorrento Beach House | Marcus O'Reilly Architects

Sorrento Beach House | Marcus O’Reilly Architects

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• November 14, 2009 • Comments (0)

Australian architectural firm Marcus O’Reilly Architects has designed a beach house in Sorrento on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula in Australia. + Project description courtesy of Marcus O’Reilly Architects The Colour of Tea Trees Marcus O’Reilly Architects has carefully designed a low key, site responsive beach house in Sorrento on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula in Australia. The timber […]

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Avila Congress and Exhibitions Municipal Centre | Francisco Mangado

Avila Congress and Exhibitions Municipal Centre | Francisco Mangado

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• November 13, 2009 • Comments (0)

Spanish architect Francisco Mangado recently has completed the Avila Congress and Exhibitions Municipal Centre located in Ávila, Spain. The project was inspired by the nature of landscape, it was designed as a sculpture carved out of the terrain. The project combines two different geometries: the most orthogonal and elongated space contains the auditoriums and main […]

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Frame House | H3AR

Frame House | H3AR

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• November 11, 2009 • Comments (0)

Hugon Kowalski of H3AR has designed the Frame House located in Lukecin, Poland. The house has been developed from a rectangular box, walls and roof planes are met in angle, it is clean but dynamic. + Description courtesy of H3AR Holiday house on polish seaside. It was very important to us to ruin boundaries, between […]

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Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension | ASPECT Studios

Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension | ASPECT Studios

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• November 9, 2009 • Comments (1)

Australian landscape design firm ASPECT Studios has completed the Bondi to Bronte Coast Walk Extension in Calga Reserve & Waverley Cemetery, Sydney NSW Australia. The walk has been designed to traverse the cemetery by elevating the boardwalk above the Eastern cliff tops, this is to minimize the damage to the cemetery monuments and heritage walls […]

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La Isla Beach House | Juan Carlos Doblado

La Isla Beach House | Juan Carlos Doblado

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• November 8, 2009 • Comments (1)

Peruvian architect Juan Carlos Doblado has designed the La Isla Beach House located on the seafront, overlooking the islands of Asia. The project aims to demonstrate the connection between an abstract architecture and its surroundings, establishing a relationship between man and nature, between the desert and the sea. The desert generates the need to create […]

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North House South | formodesign

North House South | formodesign

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• November 3, 2009 • Comments (0)

Polish architectural firm formodesign has designed the house which is oriented North-South, and named “North House South“. Spatially the living zone and sleeping zone was organized in each contrast architectural form, and intersected each others. Build of clear contrast forms, modern yet partially covered with wooden shingles. This is a house designed to be through […]

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Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

Coffou Cottage | Brininstool + Lynch

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• October 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Coffou Cottage in Michigan City, Indiana, USA, was designed by Chicago-based Brininstool + Lynch with a simple structural system, and was enhanced by a horizontal wood rain screen of Western Red Cedar to privatize the entry sequence on the North, and a wall of operable glass on the South. + Project description courtesy of Brininstool […]

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House On The Andes | Juan Carlos Doblado

House On The Andes | Juan Carlos Doblado

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• October 23, 2009 • Comments (0)

Peruvian architect Juan Carlos Doblado has designed a beautiful private house near Andes, Peru. The house is composed of 2 distinct concrete boxes, one box is set in the sloping ground and the other is raised and projecting towards the landscape. The house is set in the top of a sloping ground, enriching the relationship […]

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Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

Bar House | Peter Gluck & Partners

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• October 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Bar House by New York based architectural firm Peter Gluck & Partners is located on a deep narrow valley, bounded by a river on one edge and a road on the other. The geometrical form designed to give a sense of floating across the valley, while providing the best view to the valley from the […]

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