Raif Dinçkök Yalova Cultural Center – Emre Arolat Architects ...

Architects: Emre Arolat Architects Location: Yalova, Turkey Principal Architect: kerem piker, gülseren gerede tecim Client: akkök grubu (limited competition) Structural Project: osm engineering Mechanical Project: mak-el Electrical Project: sentez Project Year: 2011 Project Area: 7,900...

Reading between the Lines – Gijs Van Vaerenbergh – Nederlands

Project: Gijs Van Vaerenbergh Location: Borgloon, Limburg,  Nederlands Opening: saturday september 24th 2011 Credits:    Production: Cravero    Contractor: Meg    Engineering: Ney+Partners  Reading between the Lines is part of ‘pit’, an artistic trajectory with works by some ten...

O House – Philippe Stuebi Architekten – Switzerland

On both, the front and the lake side, this sculptural villa shows very expressive and ornamental facades. Facing mount pilatus the white concrete elements are dotted with circular openings that allow glimpses into the two-levelled orangery with its exotic plants, as well as the lounge, the...

Ramat Gan House 2 – Pitsou Kedem Architect – Isreal

Project: Pitsou Kedem Architect Location: Ramat Gan Built area: 350 m² Design and built: 2009-2011 Program: Single Family House A private family residence situated in an urban environment.  In essence, the house is a closed, white box, devoid of any decorative or ornamental elements. ...

Dry Creek House – Brian Dillard Architecture – US

Brian Dillard Architecture have completed work on an inspired design on the foot of a dry creek in Austin, Texas.  The Dry Creek House is a prime example of restrained modernism, where simple shapes and patterns are joined in a way that doesn’t impose on its inhabitants.  No errant,...

Maggie’s Center, Gartnavel – OMA – Scotland

Project: OMA Client: Maggie Keswick Jenck’s Cancer Caring Centres Year: 2008 Status: Construction Type: Residential Location: Glasgow, Scotland The aim of a Maggie’s centre is to provide an environment of practical and emotional support for people with cancer, their families and...

Green Sky Growers: The Future of Farming

On a rooftop above their city center, Green Sky Growers use aquaponics and vertical farming to grow massive yields of produce and fresh, healthy tilapia using less than 10% of the water needed for traditional farming.  As much a science lab as a farm, this facility uses a software-controlled...

California Roll House – Violent Volumes

At times, the simplest form with least manipulation from its original form can offer visual amenities and adapted solution to the context. California Roll prefabricated house takes this methodology to create its morphological adaptation to its environment : desert. Homogeneous exterior...

The Waterhouse at South Bund – China

The Waterhouse at South Bund is a vigorously planned and created 19 room boutique hotel with a clear element of excitement. The Waterhouse started as a 1930’s warehouse in Shanghai’s old docklands, when Singaporean lawyer-turned-hotelier Loh Lik Peng boarded on a voyage of total...

Godoy House – Hernandez Silva Arquitectos – Mexico

Project: Hernandez Silva Arquitectos Type: Residential- Single family residence Location: Jalisco, Mexico Building status: built Built date: 2005-2007 The house is located in a private neighborhood outside the city, the land is flat and located in a corner, with neighbors to the south and...

TEL AVIV MUSEUM OF ART – Preston Scott Cohen INC – Israel

Project: Preston Scott Cohen, Inc., Cambridge, MA Location: Tel Aviv, Israel Client: Motti Omer, Director and Chief Curator Program: 200,000 sq. ft (18,500 m2 Located in the center of the city’s cultural complex, the program for the Tel Aviv Museum of Art Amir Building posed an...

Nordwesthaus – Baumschlager Eberle – Austria

Project: Baumschlager Eberle Location: Fussach, Austria Client: Hafen Rohner GmbH und CoKG Date:  Completion 2008 Site Area:  15,000 m2 Net Floor Area:  180 m2 Compact and transparent  The construction of the port in Fußach is an undertaking that disdains any picturesque posturing. The...

18.36.54 House – Studio Daniel Libeskind – US

Project: Studio Daniel Libeskind Building size: 2,000 sq.ft Structure:  Steel Structural Engineer:  Hage Engineering, PC Civil Engineer:  CCA Engineering, LLC Lighting Designer:  ARUP Lighting Windows:  Steel Windows & Doors USA Mechanical Engineer: P.A Collins, P.E. Building...

MPD Office – StudioLAB – United States

Architects: StudioLAB, LLC Location: New York City, NY, US Design Team: Matthew Miller, Ryan Ho Contractor: D&D1 Corp. Project Year: 2011 Project Area: 3,000 ft² Photographs: Courtesy of StudioLAB MPD Office – StudioLAB –...

Martin Luther Church – COOP HIMMELB(L)AU – Austria

Project Details: Location: Hainburg, Austria Type: Public – Religious Architecture Architects: COOP HIMMELB(L)AU – www.coop-himmelblau.at Client: Association „Freunde der Evangelischen Kirche in Hainburg/Donau”, Austria Site area: 420 m² Total gross floor area: 289 m² Start of...

The Syncline House by Arch11 – United States

The Syncline House by Arch11 Site Conditions A Pre-Paleozoic fold creates a distinction between the Great Plains and the Rocky Mountain Foothills. Geologically referred to as a syncline, a crease caused by uplift of an ancient sea bed, the fold distinguishes the inhabited plains from mountain...

Sentosa House – Beige Interior – Singapore

Project: Beige Interior Type: Residential- Single family residence Location:  Sentosa Cove, Singapore Building status: built Embraced by natural environment with trees and water, this nicely built architecture is totally amalgamated with the nature. Tranquility is the word to describe the...

Oxlade House – Studio Arkhefield – Australia

Project: Studio Arkhefield Location: Australia The Oxlade House was designed by studio Arkhefield and is located in Queensland, Australia. According to the architects, the building is “sited within a transitional zone between traditional Queenslanders and a mix of post-1960s housing stock....

Garcia D’Orta Secondary School – Bak Gordon – Portugal

Location: Boavista, Porto Design phase: 04.2008 Constrution phase: 2010-2011 Client: Parque Escolar EPE Architect: Ricardo Bak Gordon Collaborators: Luís Pedro Pinto, Nuno Velhinho, Pedro Serrazina, Sonia Silva, Vera Higino, Walter Perdigão Engineering consultants: Estruturas BETAR,...

The Radial Office By Sako Architects – Beijing

Ever wondered what it would be like to live betwixt the pages a Pantone color book? Well now you can get a glimpse. Sako Architect’s new Radial office in Beijing has left no PMS color ignored. Slick, lacquered white surfaces meet bright pops of crimson, fuchsia and lime green in a striking...