Tag: Random pattern

U27 Office Building \ Park Associati

U27 Office Building \ Park Associati

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• May 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

In January 2012, Milanofiori 2000 srl began work on the building known as U27, that is due for completion and handover to Nestlé Italiana Spa in December 2013. The architectural design by Park Associati is based on an analytical approach to the articulated system of access to the Milanofiori Nord area, the pedestrian walkways and […]

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Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

Para Todos \ SHROFFLEoN

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• May 10, 2012 • Comments (0)

India-based SHROFFLEoN has recently designed the Para Todos, a housing block in Lima, Peru. ParaTodos obsesses over optimization. Optimization of land, of views, of the context, and most importantly optimization of real estate values. Seeking to maximize both inherent and juxtaposed potentials, the project initiates development through the formation of typological clusters, each exhibiting its […]

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BIG wins "The Red Line" Waterfront Masterplan

BIG wins “The Red Line” Waterfront Masterplan

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• May 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

BIG wins the competition to revitalize the city center of the third largest city in Finland. The invited design contest calls for a strong architectural master plan, comprising residential, commercial and cultural programme, forming a new urban area around the existing Ratina sports stadium in one of the most rapidly developing regions in Finland. BIG is […]

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Richardson Apartments \ David Baker + Partners

Richardson Apartments \ David Baker + Partners

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• April 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

David Baker + Partners worked with Community Housing Partnership and Mercy Housing California to develop the Drs. Julian & Raye Richardson Apartments, which will provide permanent supportive housing for a very-low-income, formerly homeless population. The building is named in honor of Drs. Julian and Raye Richardson, local activists and founders of Marcus Books, the oldest […]

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Houston Lobby Glass Walls Project \ Paul Housberg

Houston Lobby Glass Walls Project \ Paul Housberg

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• April 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

  When Houston architect Ken Harry partnered with Hines Development to imbue the lobby of Houston’s Chase Center with new life, he called on acclaimed glass artist Paul Housberg. The result is a public work of art, a striking installation composed of over 2,000 individual pieces of glass, and a lobby that seems to transcend […]

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Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Ka-Lai Chan

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Ka-Lai Chan

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• April 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

Last year, we introduced Ka-Lai Chan‘s SheLLf which was presented at Object Rotterdam 2011. Further to this, she is going to show the sheLLf limited edition AND sheLLf standard edition for KRISTALIA during the upcoming International Furniture fair in Milan. This bookcase creates a sensation of movement, as it captures the eye with its dynamic […]

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Spira Performing Arts Center \ Wingardh Arkitektkontor

Spira Performing Arts Center \ Wingardh Arkitektkontor

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• April 13, 2012 • Comments (1)

Spira has four different performing arts venues: a main concert hall that seats 910, a 450-seat theater, a 200-seat black box, and a 200-seat café stage. The building is situated on an artificial peninsula jutting out into Lake Munksjön, right in the center of downtown Jönköping. The layout follows from a foyer that opens to […]

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Vancouver Beach and Howe St. \ BIG

Vancouver Beach and Howe St. \ BIG

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• April 13, 2012 • Comments (2)

The 490-foot-tall Beach and Howe mixed-use tower by BIG + Westbank + Dialog + Cobalt + PFS + Buro Happold + Glotman Simpson and local architect James Cheng marks the entry point to downtown Vancouver, forming a welcoming gateway to the city, while adding another unique structure to the Vancouver skyline. BIG’s proposal, named after […]

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Childcare Centre Maria Enzersdorf \ MAGK illiz

Childcare Centre Maria Enzersdorf \ MAGK illiz

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• April 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

An influx and increasing birth rate in the community situated to the south of Vienna called for the creation of more, particularly state-of-the-art child care facilities. Therefore a competition tender submission for a new child care centre was issued in 2008. The existing 19th century ‘Gründerzeit’ school was to be extended by eight primary school […]

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Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium and Neue Mittelschule Deutsch-Wagram \ Franz Architekten

Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium and Neue Mittelschule Deutsch-Wagram \ Franz Architekten

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• April 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

one (school) for all Central and still removed from the heavy traffic of the federal highway one can find the most important public institutions of Deutsch-Wagram lined up along a footpath: city administration, kindergarten, primary and secondary schools. In order to enable school education up to university entrance qualification, the municipal council decided the erection […]

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