Architects: Paulo Merlini
Location: Porto, Portugal
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
Architect: Isay Weinfeld
Location: Porto Feliz, Brazil
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...
Chelsea Workspace – Synthesis Design + Architecture – UK
Architect: Synthesis Design + Architecture
Program: Bespoke desk and storage system for a private home office
Location: London, United Kingdom.
Status: built in 2012
Building area: 7 m2
To the initiated, his work looks a little like the cake you baked and decorated and then accidentally dropped on the floor. Or the model airplane you built only to crash into a tree. But make no mistake, Frank Gehry is a superstar in the world of architecture. When the pharisees of the...
The Aleph, Project- Foster + Partners – Argentina
Architect: Foster + Partners
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Construction start: 2006
Client: Faena Group
Collaborating Architect: Berdichevsky-Cherny Arquitectos
The redevelopment of the former...
Press Release 04.02.2013
Foster + Partners has completed its first project in Latin America with the opening of the Faena Aleph Residences in Buenos Aires, Argentina – part of the reinvention of the former docks of Puerto Madero as a dynamic new urban quarter. Drawing on local architectural...
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
425 Park Avenue – OMA – NY city, US
Location: Ney York city, US
OMA’s entry for 425 Park Avenue competition, awarded to Foster and Partners, in their own words proposes one aesthetics, oscillating between nearly exhausted orthogonality and a...
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 Netherland
Project: IPV Delft
Location: Eindhoven, The Netherland
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...
Wine rack – Designed by Jakob Wagner
Designer: Jakob Wagner
A wine rack created by Scandinavian designer Jakob Wagner, an object with simple lines, harmony and elegance inspired by the sinuousity and the branches of grapevine. A tough structure in fiberglass...
Park Hyatt Hyderabad – HBA Design Consultants – India
Designer: HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates Design Consultants
Client: HYATT INTERNATIONAL
Date Completed: 2012 – March
HBA continues their rich tradition of integrating faraway cultures with the height of modern...
Stockholm Subway – Alexander Dragunov – Sweden
Photographer: Alexander Dragunov
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Swedish photographer Alexander Dragunov has an eye for architecture and masterwork for a muse, the Stockholm Metro. These stations may comprise the most beautiful subway...
The Blue Planet – 3XN – Denmark
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Client: The Blue Planet Building Foundation (Realdania, Knud Højgaards Fond, Tårnby Kommune)
Gross Floor Area: 9,000 m2
The Blue Planet, 3XN’s competition win for the new Denmark’s Aquarium,...
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
Photographs: Courtesy of Igloomedia / Cosmin...
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...
The EDGE Chair – Designed by Novague
A modern design chair created, and presented at 100% Design during the London Design Festival, from Novague, a Czech studio founded by designer Petr Novague. A minimal structure made ??entirely of aluminum, which bases its geometric...
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...