Norwegian firm Kristin Jarmund Architects has designed the Tjuvholmen office building located in Oslo’s waterfront, Norway. The project features the protruding vertical fins on facade facing to the water. Viewed at an angle this facade appears closed, but from head-on it opens up. + Project description courtesy of Kristin Jarmund Architects The area of Tjuvholmen, […]
The five-star Hilton Hotel in Bandung, Indonesia, designed in contemporary-modern style by Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects, yet fused with local traditional craft. We began the entire design process by understanding the cultural, economic and geo-climatic context of the Bandung area… In order to tap into the visitors of this great […]
The Vivanta, designed by Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects for Taj Group of Hotels. Taj Vivanta is located at the entrance to the International Tech Park in Bangalore, India, a contemporary 5-star hotel featuring touches of whimsy and contemporary technology. The hotel’s unique façade changes colour, texture and tone to reflect […]
Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has designed a mixed-used development – De Rotterdam ‘Vertical City’ located in Rotterdam, Netherlands, with approximately 155.000 m2 floor area and 150 meters high, scheduled to be completed in 2011. + Project description courtesy of OMA Part of an effort to regenerate the Kop van Zuid area of Rotterdam, these […]
Israel-based architect firm SO Architecture recently has completed the Leggenda Ice Cream and Yogurt located in Ramat Ishay, Israel. + Project description courtesy of SO Architecture In the industrial zone of Ramat Ishay northern Israel, Inside an old abandoned carpentry shop a new branch of the Leggenda ice cream and yogurt was put up. To […]
Lebanon-based design firm .PSLAB beirut developed for a restaurant in Cairo a lighting system made of metallic beams carrying horseshoe-like fixtures. The grid of the substructure is induced by the façade’s architectural layout of windows and walls.
Portuguese architect Francisco Portugal e Gomes recently has completed a Restaurant + House of Tea located in Porto, Portugal. + Project description below provided by architect, Francisco Portugal e Gomes This work is located in the granite peak of Antas in the south side facing the valley of Campanhã. The toponymy evokes that in this […]
Brazilian architect Arthur Casas has designed a Kosushi Restaurant in Cidade Jardim Shopping Mall, located in São Paulo, Brazil. + Project description below provided by architect, Arthur Casas Sushi Restaurant located in a Shopping mall with plenty of natural light and a “T” Floor plan. Lower Floor Plan courtesy Arthur Casas The Sushi bar was […]
La Capital, by a Mexico based architect – Dellekamp Arquitectos. This project featured the 3 portions on its facade with nice proportional placement. La Capital has infused a modern twist on the cantina while evoking its spirit through the volumetric qualities of the tall, narrow space inside.
Jouin Manku & Patrick Jouin has designed a gastronomic restaurant in the middle of Paris – Oth Sombath. A restaurant of 400 m² to showcase the talents of young Thai chef Oth Sombath for up to 80 diners. Façade, as viewed from rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré. The bar, with textured curving wall leading to […]