Tag: Steel

FAV 2013: La Grande Motte by David Hamerman

FAV 2013: La Grande Motte by David Hamerman

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• July 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

For La Grande Motte‘s FAV 2013, the Pavilion was realized by an architect from Languedoc Roussillon’s region, David Hamerman who graduated from the Ecole Nationale Superieure d’Architecture of Montpellier. Memory … memory and the sea … a song by Léo Ferré. This city and its forms are crimping the Mediterranean are the testimony of an […]

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House Revillagigedo \ Sobrado + Ugalde Arquitectos

House Revillagigedo \ Sobrado + Ugalde Arquitectos

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• June 1, 2013 • Comments (0)

Mexican architect Sobrado + Ugalde Arquitectos has completed the Revillagigedo location in Club de Golf chiluca, Mexico Edo. De Mexico. The house Revillagigedo was conceptualized with a classic 50′s inspired by the work of Mies van der Rohe located in a contemporary and modern context. The architecture of this house is based on the simplicity […]

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Parabola Chair \ Carlo Aiello

Parabola Chair \ Carlo Aiello

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• May 8, 2013 • Comments (0)

The design intention of the Parabola Chair by Los Angeles-based product designer Carlo Aiello was to create a simple and porous yet highly sculptural chair. The challenge was to achieve a single surface that serves as seating, armrest, and backrest supported by a minimal structure. Although the chair exhibits curvatures in two directions (hyperbolic paraboloid) […]

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Minnesota Fallen Firefighter Memorial \ LEO A DALY

Minnesota Fallen Firefighter Memorial \ LEO A DALY

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• September 26, 2012 • Comments (0)

In 2011, the Minnesota Fire Service Foundation launched an initiative to move the Minnesota Fallen Firefighter Memorial from the baggage claim area at Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport and create a larger, more accessible and interactive memorial on the grounds of the State Capitol. The fire service foundation commissioned LEO A DALY, an international architecture/engineering firm, […]

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Mies van Der Rohe Towers in Chicago \ EDITION29

Mies van Der Rohe Towers in Chicago \ EDITION29

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• April 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Shared by EDITION29, this is the short fun video that features the incredible Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe twin glass tower apartments in Chicago built in 1949. + Check it out here for more information and images in our earlier story.

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Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte \ AH Asociados

Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte \ AH Asociados

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (4)

Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte is a project by AH Asociados. The urbanization responds to two basic objectives: to define areas of support, (infrastructures, pavements, etc.,) in an important residential area and to design a linear park, other border for the risen up city, which confirms its horizontal walkway character, supported at the edge of the […]

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Facilities for Children and Youth Sport Activities "La Camisera" \ Cerrejon architects + Magen Arquitectos + Luis Moreno Architect

Facilities for Children and Youth Sport Activities “La Camisera” \ Cerrejon architects + Magen Arquitectos + Luis Moreno Architect

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• November 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

The origins of this Project lie in the relationship between the sports placed at the facilities and the features of the site: a 25,226 m2 plot of land with a sep downward slope and marked drops in height towards the west and towards the neighbouring green space to the north. This proposal meets the needs […]

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Steel art | Frank Plant

Steel art | Frank Plant

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• July 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Frank Plant is a Barcelona based American sculptor. He studied sculpture at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After finishing his B.A. in fine arts in 1993 he moved to Amsterdam and during this period he began to develop his drawings in steel. These are simple and direct studies of the forms and […]

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8030 Georgia Avenue | Division1

8030 Georgia Avenue | Division1

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• June 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

8030 is located in an industrial site in Silver Spring, MD. The site has been retrofitted with café’s, and artist’s studios. There has also been a surge of condominium construction around the sites periphery. The site acts as a hinge between residences, retail, and 2 major streets. The stairs act as a focal point while […]

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Reconstruction of the Mechelen Melaan | OKRA Landscape Architects

Reconstruction of the Mechelen Melaan | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

‘Water in Historic City Centres’ has Mechelen as its proving ground The first project for the ‘Water in Historic City Centres’ (WIHCC) project has been completed in Mechelen, Belgium. The Melaan, a tributary of the Dijle river, has been excavated and newly landscaped in the old city centre of Mechelen. WIHCC is a European collaborative […]

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