Tag: Tropical architecture

House at Xavier Estate | Zubu Design Associates

House at Xavier Estate | Zubu Design Associates

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• March 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Philippines-based Zubu Design Associates has designed this house at Xavier Estate which features continuous strip, linearity and randomness. + Project description courtesy of Zubu Design Associates House at Xavier Estate Design Model: continuous strip, linearity, randomness The house is located on a rectangular corner lot, with this opportunity of 2 exposed view from the street […]

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Ala Moana | Omiros One Architecture

Ala Moana | Omiros One Architecture

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• January 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Ala Moana, is a recently completed project on Hamilton Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. The house was designed by Australian architect Omiros One Architecture to maximize the views and set at different levels to follow the natural ground slope with minimal cutting into the site. Together with the harmonious exterior colour scheme, these elements diffuse […]

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The ‘Alley-way’ House | Formwerkz Architects

The ‘Alley-way’ House | Formwerkz Architects

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• August 9, 2009 • Comments (0)

The ‘Alley-way’ House, is an intermediate terrace house designed by Singapore-based Formwerkz Architects for a family of four and their pets in Singapore. The transparency of the alleyway spaces is only fleetingly noticeable from the street when the dwelling is viewed head-on, blurring the boundary between the street and the “alleyway’. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s […]

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Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

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• July 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singaporean practice Formwerkz Architects has completed a modern tropical house in Singapore. Hierarchies of spaces (and family cells) were carefully expressed in choice materials and architectural languages… Communal spaces were designed as light and open, inviting structures. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s Statement courtesy of Formwerkz Architects How will you engage the very traditional Asian Concept […]

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Khai House | K2Ld Architects

Khai House | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

K2Ld Architects has designed a private house – Khai House located in Singapore. The transparency and boundlessness are the key features of the house design. The approach to spatial definition is most vigorously pursued at ground level, where there are spaces but with no trace of rooms bounded by walls. K2Ld Architects + Project description […]

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Hill Top Residence | K2Ld Architects

Hill Top Residence | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (2)

Hill Top Residence is a house that sits on a steep triangular plot located in Bukit Tunggal, Singapore, designed by K2Ld Architects. + Project description courtesy of K2Ld Architects One of the first design hurdles designing this house was the topography and the land shape it sat on; that is, upon entering from the road, […]

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Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singapore-based architecture firm K2Ld Architects has designed a landscape house located in Cluny Hill, Singapore. The primary motivation behind the project was to respect this ground and to only allow the house to “touch the ground” as lightly as possible. K2Ld Architects + Project description courtesy of K2Ld Architects A stunning landscape calls for a […]

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The Hilton in Bandung by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

The Hilton in Bandung by Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects

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• July 18, 2009 • Comments (3)

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 […]

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Alila Villas Uluwatu | WOHA architects

Alila Villas Uluwatu | WOHA architects

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• November 25, 2008 • Comments (1)

This is a tropical architecture in Bali Indonesia, designed by Singapore based WOHA architects, who has built a global reputation for innovative design for projects in tropical environments. WOHA believes that it is the responsibility of the architect to create diverse, innovative and exciting environments.

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