Tag: Minimalism

House in Takatsuki | Naoko Horibe

House in Takatsuki | Naoko Horibe

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

This property is located in a crowded residential district, with a parking lot on the west that is likely to be developed and a newspaper distribution center to the north that operates from early in the morning. Given those circumstances, Naoko Horibe decided to design the house around a central courtyard and surround the property with […]

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Apartment S | Forward

Apartment S | Forward

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• July 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

An apartment in downtown Lisbon, designed by FORWARD, aims at being a place of refuge for the young cosmopolitan couple who seeks peace and calm, forgetting the daily city buzz. When we enter the house, we are surrounded by its sophisticated and relaxed environment, with light and comfortable areas, with clean elegant lines, marked by […]

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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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The Luna Collection | GRAFF

The Luna Collection | GRAFF

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Luna Faucet Design Inspired By The Moon and Stars Gazing into the sky and looking to the moon and the stars for inspiration, the designers at GRAFF created the awe-inspiring, Luna with it’s almost 40” long spout – elegantly curving off the wall and into your sink. The GRAFF Luna Faucet’s sensuous and sculptural form […]

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Streckhof Reloaded | Franz Architekten

Streckhof Reloaded | Franz Architekten

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• March 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Streckhof Reloaded is a family house designed by Austria-based firm Franz Architekten. The spatial organization is clearly divided and determined by 3 volumes (parking, living, sleeping) linked up by a glazed passageway. Viewing from the street, the first black box serves as the parking and storage spaces with the entrance located in between. Once entering […]

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House in Ise | Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates

House in Ise | Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates

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• January 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates has designed a house in Ise,  Japan. The building is composed of two volumes arranged in parallel. A vertical void links the rooftop terrace and the light court on the first floor, drawing nature into the interior. Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates + Project description by Takashi Yamaguchi & Associates […]

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Offices and Showroom of Cupa Pierres | Diaz and Diaz Architects

Offices and Showroom of Cupa Pierres | Diaz and Diaz Architects

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• January 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Diaz and Diaz Architects have designed  the Offices and Showroom for Cupa Pierres where to locate in Le Mans, Marseilles, Tours, Paris, Pau, Limoges, Muzillac, and Champagné. CUPA Group company in France is implanted with a series of office-showrooms to give unity to the project business. This building type is designed with a contemporary esthetic […]

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Surabaya House | designstudio

Surabaya House | designstudio

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• November 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

Indonesia-based architectural firm designstudio has designed the Surabaya House in Indonesia. Architectural expressions kept into minimal details and few colors. It is a composition between horizontal and vertical elements blend together, with the main roof detached from the body to let natural light enter and light the second storey. Asa Darmatriaji, principle of designstudio + Project […]

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60/CH Wrist Watch | Christian Harrup Design

60/CH Wrist Watch | Christian Harrup Design

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• November 11, 2010 • Comments (2)

60/CH Wrist Watch is the latest creation by Christian Harrup Design. One of the main aims for the 60/CH wrist watch is to give the user a simple yet intriguing way to tell the time. It works using the same principles common in the analogue watch yet when not in use has no visible hands […]

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Restaurant 659 | Platform for Architecture + Research

Restaurant 659 | Platform for Architecture + Research

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• November 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

A young American architectural studio Platform for Architecture + Research designed the Restaurant 659 located in one of LA’s boutique districts, spanning the ground floors of two adjacent retail buildings at 659 La Brea Boulevard, a new 4,800 square foot restaurant and lounge will occupy a currently vacant storefront. North of the juncture of Wilshire […]

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