Tag: Random pattern

BIG won E2 (Ecology + Economy) Timber Competition in Finland

BIG won E2 (Ecology + Economy) Timber Competition in Finland

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• March 16, 2011 • Comments (0)

BIG (DK) + Pirmin Jung Engineers for Wood Constructions (CH) + AOA Anttinen Oiva Architects Ltd (FI) + Vahanen Engineers (FI) + Stora Enso (FI) is the winning team to design a prototype wooden construction system for a pilot project in Kouvola, Finland that will serve as a showcase for the sustainable use of timber […]

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Office Besturenraad / BKO | COEN!

Office Besturenraad / BKO | COEN!

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• March 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

COEN! created a new working environment and identity layer for the ‘Besturenraad / BKO’. These two organizations are going to cooperate more intensively at a new location and take care of two denominational types of education in the Netherlands: Catholic and Protestant. The aim of this project was to visually connect the shared goals and […]

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Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Valerio Dewalt Train Associates has designed the new Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center for University of Chicago. Founded by John Dewey in 1886, the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools have been a successful and evolving experiment in an educational model that prioritizes the learning environment as teacher. In 2007, the Schools embarked on one of […]

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UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

UŠCE Shopping Centre | Chapman Taylor

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• March 9, 2011 • Comments (0)

Chapman Taylor has created an iconic UŠCE shopping center in Belgrade, Serbia. It features the sculptured facade which are achieved by the interplay of materials, colour and forms. During the day, natural light floods through the skylight that covers the entire length of the roof, giving life to the elegant theme of the contemporary interior […]

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3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

3XN has won the competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm. The new Headquarters will be one of Sweden’s most modern and innovative office buildings – focusing on transparency, Scandinavian simplicity and dynamic social environments. Behind the project is the Danish Architect 3XN in collaboration with Humlegården Fastigheter, representing the property owner […]

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SheLLf presented at Object Rotterdam 2011 by Gallery Judy Straten

SheLLf presented at Object Rotterdam 2011 by Gallery Judy Straten

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• February 20, 2011 • Comments (4)

Judy Straten is pleased to announce the first gallery presentation of Ka-Lai Chan’s most recent production SheLLf. This young designer’s work is informed by personal experiences, emotions, observations and the beauty of the unexpected. The contrast between artificial and natural materials is characteristic for objects designed Ka-Lai Chan. Her shapes are often organic, patterned and […]

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Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

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• February 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK) has designed the Boomerang House located in Sèvres, France. + Project description by Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes The Maison de Sèvres sits on a parcel of exceptional character. It is a square garden, 22 meters on each side, invisible from the street, but that one discovers with surprise at the […]

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Parametric Bookshelves | Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra

Parametric Bookshelves | Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra

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• February 4, 2011 • Comments (2)

The Parametric Bookshelves is designed by Caterina Tiazzoldi and uses advanced digital techniques, developed with the experience as director of the Advanced Research Lab NSU at the School of Architecture at Columbia University, to achieve a formal exploration of new configurations of a bookshelf. +Designer: Caterina Tiazzoldi / Nuova Ordentra | http://www.tiazzoldi.org/

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Cherokee Mixed-Use Lofts | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

Cherokee Mixed-Use Lofts | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

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• February 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brooks + Scarpa Architects has designed the Cherokee Mixed-Use Lofts in Los Angeles, California, USA. The building is inspired by the series of paintings by the British artist Patrick Hughes titled, “Perspectivity”, whose paintings appear to be ever changing and physically moving while being viewed.  At Cherokee the main architectural feature of this project is […]

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Step Up on Fifth | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

Step Up on Fifth | Brooks + Scarpa Architects

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• February 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

The several awards winning project Step Up on Fifth by Brooks + Scarpa Architects was designed to accommodate 46 studio apartments, ground level retail space and subterranean parking. The building is loaded with energy-saving and environmentally materials/devices with 71% recycling rate achievement. The front facade is designed with a series of water jet cut aluminum […]

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