Tag: Landscape architecture

Water Filtration Plant in the Venice Lagoon | C+S Associati

Water Filtration Plant in the Venice Lagoon | C+S Associati

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• June 19, 2011 • Comments (0)

An infrastructure becomes landscape design. Located in the Nortehrn Lagoon Park north of Venice, on the southeastern edge of Sant’Erasmo island, the new water filtration plant is part of the general urban and environmental upgrading of the island that the Magistrato alle Acque di Venezia is implementing through the Consorzio Venezia Nuova, within the context […]

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Infinity Pavilion | Margot Krasojevic

Infinity Pavilion | Margot Krasojevic

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• June 9, 2011 • Comments (1)

Llandudno Beach in Cape Town, situated on the Atlantic seaboard of the Cape Peninsula, is surrounded by large granite boulders and overlooked by mountains. The infinity pavilion beach house balances on the cliffs overlooking the town of Llandudno in cape town, the design directly engages with its context. the main open plan accommodation area consists […]

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Leaf House | Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura

Leaf House | Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura

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• May 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazil-based firm Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura has designed the Leaf House in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We see it as low-tech ecoefficiency, where it has the greatest impact, the concept of the architectural design. Our practice, luckily in agreement with our client, understand the idea of a tropical beach house as a mean to enhance […]

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CASA G | Gudmundur Jonsson Architects

CASA G | Gudmundur Jonsson Architects

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• May 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by Gudmundur Jonsson Architects, the concept of Casa G is based on reading and feedback to the landscape it exists on. The characteristic landscape situation and view differences distinctively in each direction. Towards south the view to the sea and islands, towards north the characteristic triangular mountain, towards east the glacier and towards west […]

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Linear House | Architects EAT

Linear House | Architects EAT

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• May 16, 2011 • Comments (3)

Designed by Australian architectural firm Architects EAT, Linear House is situated on a slight hill, 500m away from the Portsea back beach. The site is a relatively large and newly subdivided lot of 2600m2, and the client wanted a holiday house that will eventually become their permanent family home. Architects EAT calls the underlying principle of […]

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Guest House | Paratelier

Guest House | Paratelier

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• May 12, 2011 • Comments (2)

In Portugal, the recently completed Guest House by PARATELIER designed to integrate into the area of sand dunes near the Atlantic Ocean, it functions as a temporary house for guests, parking area and agricultural storage for agricultural activities. Location In the vast nature reserve of “pinhal da Comporta” recognized for its typical coastal habitat of […]

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Beached House | BKK Architects

Beached House | BKK Architects

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• May 9, 2011 • Comments (1)

Entering this home begins with the decision to leave the city. The recurring ritual that plays out in the journey to the holiday home is integral to the conception of this house: the car and its contained interior; the stop off for provisions in the last town before arrival; getting out and unchaining the entry […]

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Villa of the Rising Sun of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

Villa of the Rising Sun of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

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• May 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

The largest and most indulgent of the retreats, the Villa of the Rising Sun of Casas del Sol by Saenz de Santamaria Designs features spacious open plan living with incredible panoramic views of Koh Tao, the open ocean and the little sister island of Koh Nangyuan. The design couples loft-style living at large with contemporary […]

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Villa of the Full Moon of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

Villa of the Full Moon of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

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• May 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

One of the larger retreats, the Villa of the Full Moon of Casas del Sol by Saenz de Santamaria Designs commands views over sister island Koh Nangyuan and the open ocean. Surrounded by a garden of frangipanis, this stylish hideaway is a serene seaside sanctuary. + Please click here for more about the full story […]

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Villa of the Blue Sea of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

Villa of the Blue Sea of Casas del Sol | Saenz de Santamaria Designs

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• May 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Villa of the Blue Sea of Casas del Sol by Saenz de Santamaria Designs is one of the more cosy retreats and boasts uninterrupted views of the open ocean. With a bright-lit terrace that beckons sun-worshippers, this tranquil and contemporary villa is soothing for the soul. + Please click here for more about the […]

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