LeMay Museum – LARGE Architecture – US

LeMay Museum – LARGE Architecture – US   Atchitect: LARGE Architecture Location: Tacoma, Washington Area: 189,000 sf Contractor: JTM Construction Engineer: Western Wood Structures Year: 2012 The Collector Car Center is the first phase of a three phased project. In this first phase the...

FOOTBRIDGE C – Elina Pattichi Studio – Cyprus

FOOTBRIDGE C – Elina Pattichi Studio – Cyprus Architect: Elina Pattichi Studio Project Architect: Elina Pattichi Project: 1st Award, Competition, Footbridge on Tasos Papadopoulos Avenue, 2011 Place: Pafos, Cyprus Client: Pafos Municipality This proposal, received the first award...

REM Island – Concrete – The Netherlands

Architects: Concrete Location: The Netherlands Design Team: Erikjan Vermeulen, Rob Wagemans, Wouter Slot, Jolijn Valk, Bram de Maat Area: 661 m² Year: 2011 Interior Design: Nick van Loon Structural Engineer: ABT Delft The program consists of an office function on the first deck and a...

ME Hotel Opens in London – Foster + Partners – UK

ME Hotel Opens in London – Foster + Partners – UK Press Release 01.03.2013 The ME Hotel – the first flagship hotel in which everything, from the shell of the building to the bathroom fittings has been designed by Foster + Partners – has opened in London. An elegant fusion of interior...

Dental Clinic – Paulo Merlini – Portugal

Architects: Paulo Merlini Location: Porto, Portugal Year: 2013 The uncommon form, narrowness, vertical amplitude of the space and the two big glass façades placed on the main and back façade defined mainly the organization of the spaces. The reception and waiting room it’s characterized...

Fasano Boa Vista Hotel – Isay Weinfeld – Brazil

Fasano Boa Vista Hotel – Isay Weinfeld – Brazil Architect: Isay Weinfeld Location: Porto Feliz, Brazil Year: 2011 Area: 8.600 m²   Fasano’s first countryside resort is only a short drive from São Paulo. Located on Fazenda Boa Vista, a sprawling farm, the hotel combines the...

The Aleph, Project- Foster + Partners – Argentina

The Aleph, Project- Foster + Partners – Argentina Architect: Foster + Partners Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina Appointment: 2006 Construction start: 2006 Completion: 2011 Client: Faena Group Collaborating Architect: Berdichevsky-Cherny Arquitectos The redevelopment of the former...

Wall of Memory – Pietro Carlo Pellegrini Architetto – Ital...

Wall of Memory – Pietro Carlo Pellegrini Architetto – Italy Architect: Pietro Carlo Pellegrini Architetto Location: Lucca, Italy Client: Passioniste nuns of the Monastery of S.Gemma Galgani Project date: 2005 Begin of works: 2006 End of works: 2007 Total floor area: 100m² Wall...

Tea Houses – Swatt Miers Architects – US

Tea Houses – Swatt Miers Architects – US Architect: Swatt Miers Architects Location: Silicon Valley, California, US Status: Completed in 2009 “The idea for the tea houses originated years ago, when the owner and his young daughter explored the remote hills surrounding their Silicon...

Hovenring – Circular Cycle Bridge – IPV Delft – The Nether...

Hovenring – Circular Cycle Bridge – IPV Delft – The Netherland Project: IPV Delft Location: Eindhoven, The Netherland Date: 2012   In the summer of 2012, design office IPV Delft realized one of its most talked about cycle bridges to date: The Hovenring in the Dutch city of...

The Blue Planet, Aquarium – 3XN – Denmark

The Blue Planet – 3XN – Denmark Architect: 3XN Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Client: The Blue Planet Building Foundation (Realdania, Knud Højgaards Fond, Tårnby Kommune) Gross Floor Area: 9,000 m2 Year: 2013 The Blue Planet, 3XN’s competition win for the new Denmark’s Aquarium,...

Monolit Office Building – Igloo Architecture – Romania

Monolit Office Building – Igloo Architecture – Romania Architects: Igloo Architecture Location: Bucharest, Romania Design Team: Bruno Andresoiu, Adrian Ciocazanu, Ana Dinuta, George Barbu, Andrei Creanga Area: 3,600 m² Year: 2012 Photographs: Courtesy of Igloomedia / Cosmin...

Messe Basel New Hall – Herzog & de Meuron – Switzerland

Messe Basel New Hall – Herzog & de Meuron – Switzerland Architect: Herzog & de Meuron Location: Basel, Switzerland Project: 2004-2012 Realization: 2010-2013 Images © MCH Group Basel architects Herzog & de Meuron have recently completed the New Hall of Messe Basel...

Haus D10 – Werner Sobek – Stuttgart, Germany

Architects:  Werner Sobek, Stuttgart/Germany Planning phase:  2008 – 2009 Execution time:  2009 – 2011 Services rendered by Werner Sobek:  design, object planning, structural engineering of loadbearing structure and facades, building service equipment, optimisation of energy...

Openhouse – XTEN Architecture – LA, US

Architect: XTEN Architecture Type: Residential- Single family residence Location:  Los Angeles, California, United States Building status: Built Year: 2005 – 2009 The Openhouse is embedded into a narrow and sharply sloping property in the Hollywood Hills, a challenging site that led to...

Hoogvliet – VMX Architects – The Netherlands

Architects: VMX Architects Location: Alverstraat, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Architect In Charge: Don Murphy Client: Vestia Hoogvliet / Estrade Projecten and Ambap BV Projectontwikkeling Area: 18,860 m² Year: 2007 Project Manager: Leon Teunissen Collaborators: Gijs Baks, Richard Buys, Oliver...

Father and Son Skyscraper – IAMZ Studio – Egypt

Architects: IAMZ Studio Location: Cairo, Egypt Lead Architect: Ahmed Elseyofi Area: 8000 m2 Project Elements: Administration, Residential, Tourist area, Cultural district, Media zone, Recreational area, A part for public services, Small medical zone “for emergency” The concept for the...

OMA – Wins Skyscraper Competition – China

The skyscraper will be OMA’s second in Shenzhen (the first being the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, which will be completed in April this year). By challenging many typical office tower conventions (such as a central core plan and curtain wall systems), OMA hopes their buildings will help lead...

BP Rotterdam Refinery – Gruop A – Netherlands

Projetc: Gruop A Client: BP Raffinaderij Rotterdam Contact: Edgar Vervaecke Function: office Type: new building, interior, landscape Task: building commision Task description: Preliminary design, final design, Technical design and specification, Aesthetical monitoring Dimension: 10.500...

BRG Neusiedl am See – Solid Architecture – Austria

Architects: Solid Architecture Location: Neusiedl am See, Austria Site Area: 26,270 m² Gross Area: 9,206 m² Useable Surface: 6,812 m³ Built Up Area: 5,648 m² Year: 2008 The design for the extension preserves the orthogonal character of the existing school. In place of the single-storey...