Tag: Refurbishment / Extension

D/219 Apartment Building \ Intercon

D/219 Apartment Building \ Intercon

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• March 24, 2014 • Comments (0)

Intercon is a leading international interior architecture office, specializing in mid to large scale interior design projects. Recently they have completed the refurbishment of an office building into an apartment building in Barcelona, comprising of double and triple flats, a duplex and a Penthouse. + Project facts D/219 Apartment Building Design: Intercon Location: Barcelona (liked […]

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OV House \ Guim Costa Calsamiglia

OV House \ Guim Costa Calsamiglia

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• March 19, 2014 • Comments (0)

The city of Tarrega is traditionally a city with an important industry force . In 1918 Josep Trepat founded an agricultural machinery industry that grew quickly and sold all its products throughout Spain. Originally , stood in small size warehouses within the urban grid of the city. They were made machines of various kinds and […]

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Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

Ultra-Ruin \ Marco Casagrande

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• March 8, 2014 • Comments (0)

Ultra-Ruin is a wooden architectural organism that is growing from the ruins of an abandoned red brick farmhouse in the meeting place of terraced farms and jungle. The weak architecture follows the principles of Open Form and is improvised on the site based on instincts reacting on the presence of jungle, ruin and local knowledge. […]

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Nursery School & Municipal Workshops \ Jean-Francois Schmit

Nursery School & Municipal Workshops \ Jean-Francois Schmit

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• March 6, 2014 • Comments (0)

The Michelet development was built in the 1960s on the site of a former gasworks. The urban form of this major development, totaling more than one thousand eight hundred social dwellings, is typical of its period and is similar in some respects to the large housing complexes produced by post-war reconstruction policies. Seventeen tower blocks […]

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Lady Peel House \ rzlbd

Lady Peel House \ rzlbd

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• March 5, 2014 • Comments (0)

The Birthplace of the world celebrated star of English Musical Comedy, Beatrice Lillie known as Lady Peel, is over a century old, located in downtown Toronto, is now rejuvenated and playing a new character. With respect for the actress who once lived there, the house inherits a talent: playing a new role while living in […]

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Kalorias restaurant \ Estúdio AMATAM

Kalorias restaurant \ Estúdio AMATAM

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• February 23, 2014 • Comments (1)

The starting point was a restaurant inside a Health Club that has become obsolete and lost its charisma during the years. We were asked to design a new concept for this space, in terms of interior design but also its branding. However, we should maintain as possible the existing structures, having always in mind a […]

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Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre \ Rafael de La-Hoz

Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre \ Rafael de La-Hoz

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• February 13, 2014 • Comments (0)

The architect Rafael de La-Hoz completes the Daoíz y Velarde Cultural Centre. As part of the Daoiz y Verlarde complex of former barracks the objective is to preserve the architecture; a representative sample of Madrid’s industrial and military heritage. From the start, the idea was to respect the basic geometry of the existing building, as […]

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Old Crow Smokehouse \ Rocco Laudizio & Slick+Designusa

Old Crow Smokehouse \ Rocco Laudizio & Slick+Designusa

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• February 1, 2014 • Comments (0)

courtesy Rocco Laudizio & Slick+Designusa A little bit country and a little bit rock n’ roll is what you’ll find when you enter Old Crow Smokehouse, the latest from Chicago based designer, Rocco Laudizio and Slick+Designusa. The newest addition to Lakeview’s popular Wrigleyville strip is serving up an eclectic BBQ inspired menu in true slick […]

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Janus House \ Kennerly Architecture & Planning

Janus House \ Kennerly Architecture & Planning

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• January 19, 2014 • Comments (0)

A house on a through-block lot responds to its dichotic circumstance with two distinct faces – A restored Victorian facade addresses the more formal northern frontage, and a modern one opens to the south across the other – an ad hoc row of homes, cottages and small apartment buildings. The old facade is an elegant […]

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Ny-Krohnborg school \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS & Rambøll Norge

Ny-Krohnborg school \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS & Rambøll Norge

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• January 16, 2014 • Comments (1)

Ny-Krohnborg – The rehabilitation of a run-down local school becomes a vehicle for neighbourhood regeneration The rehabilitated Ny- Krohnborg school and nursery is the beating heart in a renewed neighbourhood From site study to urban renewal process. In 2005 the architects in Arkitektgruppen CUBUS AS was asked to present a proposal for the conversion of […]

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