Bastiaan Jongerius Architecten
Beemster’s new Cheese Dairy


Beemster’s new sustainable cheese dairy — the greenest in the world — is a functional and elegant building that blends harmoniously with the historic landscape of the Beemster Polder. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands opened on Thursday, November 13, Beemster’s new Cheese Dairy. Commissioned by CONO Cheesemakers, a co-op of 475 dairy farmers, founded in […]


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Tectoniques Architects
Early Childhood Center, Autun


A chameleonic project The Early Childhood Center in Autun is something of an architectural exception in terms of the production of the agency Tectoniques. A single-storey right-angle building, topped off with a broad, iridescent, reflective cap, it is a surprising presence in the surrounding environment and frames, in a playful and joyful manner, an urban […]


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Pawel Grunert
New chairs in old Year


SIE57 In quest of “invisible” chair. It concerns also the subject of: chair-idea, chair-structure, joke about construction and everything connected with anything what you are thinking about. This item is unaffected by atmospheric conditions and leafed in the open air is melted with surroundings to became “invisibly”. SIE 58, SIE60 The chair-sketch, drawing of chair […]


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Fourth Dimension Studio
A Country House with a Southern Flavor


A country residence with a sophisticated structure of terraces, balconies, and patios was built in a Moscow suburb upon the project done by “Fourth Dimension” Studio. This country house has been built in one of the most picturesque sites in the north of Moscow area. The absolutely flat relief without so much as a hint […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Housing Rehabilitation in La Cerdanya


The project is located in a small village in La Cerdanya. Located on the north valley side and facing south, the dense rural core is formed by about 20 houses, is surrounded by fields and meadows where agriculture and farming are the main activities. Breathtaking views of the Cadi in front make this setting, a […]


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Axo Light
Plumage, lush feathers


Exotic, luxurious, empathic. The new Plumage collection evokes the overlapping feathers of a tropical bird: a series of hanging or floor lamps with magnificent feather-like shapes, white painted metal structures and TREVIRA® CS fabric diffusers. The overlapping shapes and light layers of fabric cast interesting shadows and create dark and light giving the lamp a […]


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Smith Vigeant architects
Discovery Centre for the Mont-Tremblant National Park


The Prize-Winner Laureate of the 4th edition of the “Prix d’excellence CECOBOIS 2014” is awarded to SMITH VIGEANT ARCHITECTS for their project “Centre de découverte du parc national du Mont-Tremblant” in the category “Interior Design”. The project also won the “Sustainable Design Award” at the Grand Prix du Design and the “Jury Favourite” at the […]


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Hardel & Le Bihan Architectes
Strato


Slipped in between the city and the railway tracks, the building is an expression of its paradoxical setting. To the south, opposite the future residential blocks and Boulevard Pereire, the mass of the structure is broken down into several horizontal, floor-high strata to reduce the monumentality of the building and lighten the tertiary character of […]


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HASSELL
Coppersmith Hotel


The brief for the Coppersmith Hotel was simple: deliver a contemporary hotel and hospitality destination while preserving an historic landmark in South Melbourne, Australia. The landmark was the old Cricket Club Hotel, first licensed in 1870. Reborn as the Coppersmith, it is now a boutique hotel with 15 guestrooms, a gastronomic bar and dining room […]


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DNK Architectural Group
Luzhniki


“A building of such importance and magnitude, located in such a high-profile place, required a clear-cut, accurate, and at the same time dramatic and unique statement. We appreciated that this had to become a milestone event for this city” – share the architects about their project. The project got a thorough and detailed treatment from […]


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BURO II & ARCHI+I
PROJECT ‘DE HAM‘ OUDENAARDE


The development of the ‘De Ham’ site is part of an urban renewal taking place on several fronts. The proposal has been worked out by contractor and project developer Alheembouw NV and fits within a public private partnership. The project will be carried out in collaboration with BURO II & ARCHI+I as designer and Prem […]


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Joseph Dirand
Showroom KKDC/Obumex


KKDC, manufacturer of haut de gamme LED lighting and OBUMEX builder of bespoke kitchens and interiors have collaborated on a new Parisian showroom dedicated to architects, interior and lighting designers. The design is signed by Joseph Dirand, the star of French interior design. Joseph’s graphic yet silky style is evident in both the volumes and […]


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Eugeni Quitllet
Light Air family


Given the success of the first small ‘Light Air’ table lamp by Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell, the range has been expanded with the addition of two new wall and hanging lamps. Light Air is a delusive table lamp, a pendant luminaire that defies the laws of gravity, like a ballerina floating in the air, the […]


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Salvatore Spataro
“Design Meets Sicily”


“Design Meets Sicily” is a self-produced design collection conceived with the purpose to reinterpret in a new way elements and features of the traditional culture of Sicily, a collection entirely produced in Italy. Truppy is an handmade ceramic object inspired by an old Sicilian toy: the wooden spinning top. The object, which in former times […]


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Girimun Architects
Media Business Complex


At the core of the site a long multiple-high atrium and associated patios integrate all the buildings and circulation systems in the urban block: it serves as the pre-function zone for the concert hall and convention centre above, as an extension of restaurant and food court area at street level, and it links the public […]


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SPARK architects
Vanke-Shoukai Retail and Leisure Centre in Daxing


Construction has begun on SPARK’s competition-winning design for a 127,000 sq m mixed-use development that will serve as a new leisure and business centre in Beijing’s developing Daxing district. The Vanke-Shoukai joint-venture development will incorporate an expansive publicly accessible park environment between office, residential and retail buildings. The design represents a dedicated effort to provide […]


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Totement/Paper
Vertical City Experiment


Designed for Hong-Kong by Levon Airapetov and Valeria Preobrazhenskaya, the contest project of a skyscraper continues the search for a fresh view of the architectural matter characteristic of these authors, and at the sane time proposes a new look at the grammar of the high-rise architecture. Originally, the project was developed for the international contest […]


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estudiHac
Linda vuela a Río


  After remodelling phase 01, Linda vuela a Rio enters its final phase completely transformed in perfumery and cosmetics. A careful staging that should transform the above exposure zones clothing collections and different in a grand exhibition space for the entire signature perfume brands. The end result makes Linda vuela a Rio in a renovated […]


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Giancarlo Mazzanti
León de Greiff Library / La Ladera Parque Biblioteca


Design concept The aim for the project is to establish a project that enables the biggest amount of urban connections and the development of public spaces. To achieve this, there are several proposals such as enabling the roofing of the building as public space, empowering meeting places and developing viewing-points which overlook the city. The […]


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Bralco
METAR, two-tone futuristic design


Metar is the new range of executive desks designed to allow the utmost levels of customisation thanks to the choice of finishes available for both the desktop and the legs, to achieve original colour contrasts which give the desk a slender and appealing look. A dynamic, futuristic and modular design to suit all tastes and […]


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