Tag: Stone

Conversion Vertical Museum, Castle-Tower Regensberg | L3P Architekten

Conversion Vertical Museum, Castle-Tower Regensberg | L3P Architekten

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• July 29, 2010 • Comments (0)

Swiss architect L3P Architekten has converted a castle-tower to the Vertical Museum. The castle-tower is under historical monuments’ protection and is a distinctive landmark in the region of Zurich. The tower is 21 metres high, the walls being up to 3 metres thick, and the interior radius averaging about 3.5 m. As old as the […]

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House 4 | A-cero

House 4 | A-cero

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• June 12, 2010 • Comments (3)

Spanish architecture firm A-cero recently has completed a house named House 4. + Project description courtesy of A-cero The initial idea of this project is to integrate the house in the natural environment of the residential area in which it is. In that way, the house looks to the fantastic views of lakes and green […]

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108 Housing in Madrid | A-cero

108 Housing in Madrid | A-cero

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• May 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

The spanish architecture firm A-cero recently has completed the 108 housing in Madrid. It has been designed from a clear sculptural inspiration; the blocks appear dressed in marble travertino and create curved shapes and edges. These elements emphasize the project’s wings and contribute to give weightlessness to the building. A-cero + Project description courtesy of […]

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Canelos 59 Building | Garduño Arquitectos

Canelos 59 Building | Garduño Arquitectos

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• May 5, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Canelos 59 Building by Garduño Arquitectos is a residential building to accommodate 6 units of vertical home in Mexico. The main objective of this program was to give every space a view of the green area without visual interference from the immediately adjacent buildings. With this design in mind, we built a façade which, […]

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Casa Madrid | A-cero

Casa Madrid | A-cero

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architecture firm A-cero recently has completed a house in Madrid, Spain. + Project description courtesy of A-cero The house is located on a 3.500 m2 plot presenting a light slope that is used by the access ramp to the garage. The floor plan has the form of a greek cross, and is delimited by […]

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House in Pozuelo de Alarcón | A-cero

House in Pozuelo de Alarcón | A-cero

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• February 7, 2010 • Comments (1)

Spanish architecture firm A-cero have designed a house in Pozuelo de Alarcón, Spain. + Project description courtesy of A-cero The house is hided behind a harmonious sculptural set of curved walls made of stone dark granite and marble travertino that seem to emerge from a big water plate arranged in the house entry. In addition […]

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Orange Memorial Park | Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects

Orange Memorial Park | Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects

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• January 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

California-based architect Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects designed the Orange Memorial Park located in South San Francisco. The building is conceived as a pavilion in a park and an icon for the community. + Project description courtesy of Marcy Wong & Donn Logan Architects Orange Memorial Park is the most important public recreation venue […]

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Middle School, Morières les Avignon | N+B architects

Middle School, Morières les Avignon | N+B architects

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• January 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

French architectural practice N+B architects has completed the new middle school – Morières les Avignon in France. Interplay between concrete and stone are the main feature for this project, it gives rhythmic effect to the facade as a contemporary appearance. The “VERS” stone establishes sides façades of folds in concrete. It offers a thermal slowness […]

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Residance O | Andrea Tognon Architecture

Residance O | Andrea Tognon Architecture

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• January 7, 2010 • Comments (1)

Residance O is the refurbishment project designed by Italy-based Andrea Tognon Architecture, the new square floor plane was completed by filling the missing corner to the old L shape plan, it looks clean. + Project description courtesy of Andrea Tognon Architecture The building we were call to refurbish was built in the 70′s as imitation […]

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Horten Headquarters | 3XN

Horten Headquarters | 3XN

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• December 7, 2009 • Comments (6)

Danish architectural studio 3XN recently has completed the head office for Danish law firm Horten in Copenhagen, DK. The project has been developed as an energy saving building which is featuring the three dimensional façade in fiberglass and travertine, it acts as a screen against the sun while still providing a view to the water. […]

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