Tag: Random pattern

Office building for VINCI Immobilier d'entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

Office building for VINCI Immobilier d’entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

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• March 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

When addressing this project for an office building, we started off by thinking about the entire city block as a series of buildings with spaces between them to introduce light and air into the empty space. In this way we began to see the building as a mass that formed Rue Emile Zola, like a […]

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Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

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• March 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards demonstrated innovation, stylistic range and an aesthetic design that expressed building structures and surfaces across new construction and renovation projects. For the competition, architects entered commercial, residential and other building projects that included community centers, medical facilities, university buildings, churches and private residences. Projects were […]

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Passive House "Bruck" \ Peter Ruge Architekten

Passive House “Bruck” \ Peter Ruge Architekten

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• March 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Peter Ruge Architekten sets new standards of sustainability through the design of “Passive Houses”, currently being built in southern China. With a 95% energy saving over that of a conventional Chinese residential building, the Passive House “Bruck” is the first housing of it’s kind to be realized in the countries damp, warm, southern climate. Construction […]

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THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

THE: SQUARE³ \ LAVA

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• March 3, 2013 • Comments (0)

How do you want to live in the future? Three towers of gold, silver, and bronze and three diagonally shaped city blocks make up THE: SQUARE³, a new mixed use development inspired by sport that revitalises a unique urban quarter in Berlin. The project is just nine minutes from Alexanderplatz, the very heart of Berlin, […]

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Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim \ Space Group

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• February 28, 2013 • Comments (0)

Space Group is nominated for ‘best hotels and resorts’ in Architizer A+ awards for their hotel Clarion Hotel and Congress Trondheim – opened April 2012. + Architect’s statement by Space Group THE CHOICE OF THE STARS Space Group is an internationally architecture office with offices in Oslo and Sao Paulo. Our favourite assignments are complex and challenging […]

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Installation by Gert Wingardh at the Furniture Fair in Stockholm

Installation by Gert Wingardh at the Furniture Fair in Stockholm

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• February 8, 2013 • Comments (1)

Swedish architect Gert Wingårdh and Finnish illustrator Kustaa Saksi have joined creative forces to design the installation that will set the stage for talks on design and architecture at the fair. They have each started out from their own perspective while adhering to a shared vision. From the very beginning, the idea has been to […]

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The Spreewald Spa Hotel in Burg \ 4a Architekten GmbH

The Spreewald Spa Hotel in Burg \ 4a Architekten GmbH

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• January 20, 2013 • Comments (2)

4a Architekten create a feel-good hotel ambience with functionality, efficiency and sustainability in mind. Nature, wellness and design – these were the guiding principles for 4a Architekten when constructing the Spreewald Spa Hotel in Burg. Situated in the heart of the Spree Forest next to the Spreewald Therme spa, also planned and built by 4a […]

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Viktoria - Multi-purpose building \ Grido

Viktoria – Multi-purpose building \ Grido

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• January 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

At some point, every project is subject to compromise. A compromise between the developer’s requirements and the site’s potential, between the architect’s idea and the construction company’s abilities. Architecture is about finding a compromise. Multipurpose building Viktoria is located on a complicated site in Bratislava’s city center – at the frontier of two different worlds […]

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Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

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• November 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

L3P Architekten has completed the Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House (low-energy consumption building), 5408 Ennetbaden Aargau, Switzerland 2012. Despite the small block of land (637m2), a generous duplex house has been developed in an architecturally heterogeneous neighbourhood on the south face of Ennetbaden, which, in reference to organisation, takes an interesting and unconventional […]

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UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

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• November 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

In San Francisco, WRNS Studio has recently completed a new 10-story parking structure for the UC San Francisco Mission Bay Medical Center. The UCSF Medical Center parking structure is a 10-story, 627-vehicle capacity garage located on the western edge of the new UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center site. Designed for hospital visitors, the parking structure […]

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