Ippolito Fleitz Group
Walter Knoll exhibition stand – Orgatec


Communication and identity are key themes of our new working worlds and provide the motto for Walter Knoll presence at the Orgatec 2014. The design of the exhibition stand supports the market presence and brand identity of Walter Knoll in the high-quality office segment. At the same time the stand is designed as a response […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Mountain Guest House in Barcelona


The existing volume could not be changed, so we adapt the guest house program to it. First of all, we covered with insulation and waterproofing the roof and then we did the same with the facades and interior space. The idea is to open the inside space to outside, so the users could be available to […]


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Inga Sempé for Ligne Roset Réaumur
Beau Fixe


Ligne Roset Réamur showroom in Paris will soon show “Beau Fixe” by Inga Sempé well known for her impertinent independence and practical rigour: “As a child, we had two armchairs at the seaside, massive like elephants sitting on their hindquarters, the front legs of which formed the armrests and ‘ears’. These ‘ears’, I loved them […]


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Ryusuke Nanki
CrowdWorks Office Design


A “station” in the office which sends out news providing “new styles to work”. This is an office designed for CrowdWorks – one of the largest crowd sourcing company in Japan – fulfilling their goal which is “to provide a new style to work in 21st century”. This is a working space for “crowd workers” […]


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Christoph Kaiser
Silo House


Silo House brings entrepreneurial ambition to historic downtown. 1955 grain-solo rehab redefines standards of ‘home’ at an affordable cost. Nestled in the Garfield Historic District of downtown Phoenix, Arizona, this contemporary rehabilitation of a dismantled 1955 grain silo is challenging conventions of what ‘home’ is. Not only did design architect Christoph Kaiser of Christoph Kaiser […]


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Bonaldo
Spring is in the Air


Pebble pouf Following on from the success of the Pebble coffee table, here is the pouf, which is taller and narrower than its sibling, also to serve as a seat. Just like the coffee table had before it, the Pebble pouf stands out for its soft shapes, like those of pebbles which have been smoothed […]


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ZALEWSKI ARCHITECTURE GROUP
Walk-on balcony in Poland


There are ideas that arise from the need of a particular moment. Such a need – another hot day of summer spent in the office and a thought “if only I could go for a walk” – became inspiration for a project of a path suspended in the air, a balcony Walk-on. It is also […]


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Pure Cuisines
When a kitchen becomes an architectural volume


Recently, a new single family home was built in Montreal’s veterans’ quarter. Designed for a young couple, the house features avant-garde architecture built around the concept of a deconstructed Monopoly house. In keeping with a desire to achieve visual clarity, the kitchen is treated as an architectural object that forms an integral part of the […]


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Wästberg
Industrial Facility w152


During Stockholm Furniture Fair, the result of a progressive collaboration between Swedish lighting company Wästberg and British design office Industrial Facility will be introduced. The Industrial Facility w152 lamp is an electronic lamp that provides intelligent, universal power from three USB outlets, detecting charging requirements and managing them at their fastest rate. Here is what […]


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DREAM & Cappellini – Capsule Project


This March, DREAM collaborates with Italian biggest trend-setter in contemporary furniture – Cappellini, and 5 influential local artists who will be creating 5 distinctive works that encapsulates the label’s avant-garde ethos. Over the years, Cappellini has worked with leading designers of international repute (such as Marcel Wanders, Jasper Morrison , Bouroullec brothers), making the company […]


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Foster + Partners
National Museum of Marine Science and Technology in Keelung


A ground breaking ceremony has been held for Taiwan’s new National Museum of Marine Science and Technology (NMMST), attended by the Deputy Minister of Education and the city mayor of Keelung. The largest aquarium in northern Taiwan, it will provide an exciting destination for visitors of all ages, attracting both tourists and the local community. […]


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Pawel Grunert
Hanger – as it looks – everybody could see


This is rough drawing, absurdity, an variation on the theme. Combination of a shelf and a hanger. The longer the prettier. The best for it is to exist in an empty space on all the walls. Great, cheap and easy-assembly. Hanger by the metre, everybody could order exactly so long as he or she need. […]


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Pich-Aguilera Architects
The symbol of the International Horticultural Exposition in Qingdao


The proposed pavilion has to be the symbol of the International Horticultural Exposition to be held in Qingdao in 2014 and convey the meaning and values of the event itself. The flower has always been a reference in Chinese culture since ancient times and its representation a source of inspiration. We propose a textile facade […]


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CHROFI
Elysium 10 – Porous House


Elysium 10 (Porous House) blurs the distinction between architecture and landscape through the complex fusion of the two. The concept is achieved by bringing outdoor rooms, lush gardens, covered links and screening devices into the plan alongside living areas, bedrooms and amenities. The benefit of this approach is twofold – experientially and functionally. Firstly, the composition […]


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Claesson Koivisto Rune
Smaller Objects, a new company


”The useful everyday objects that we want for ourselves.” Architects Mårten Claesson, Eero Koivisto and Ola Rune officially launched Smaller Objects – smallerobjects.com – in conjunction with the Stockholm Design Week in February, 2015. Smaller Objects is a producer of selected smaller design objects. The first collection is designed by Claesson Koivisto Rune. ”When I […]


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MU Architecture
The Giants of Bigwin


MU architecture’s proposal for a pan-Canadian invited architectural competition consisting of around fifty small housing units on the island of Bigwin, Lake of Bays, Ontario, Canada. The objective was to design these housing units as high-end lodges at 1200 to 1500 ft2 for the clients of the renowned Bigwin golf club. Inspired by the native […]


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Ramón Esteve
The Faces+Minim Collection


Ramón Esteve inaugurated his Author’s Space at the XXII International Exhibition by L’Antic Colonial, Porcelanosa Group As every year, L’Antic Colonial and Porcelanosa Group present the latest news before the expectant look of professionals, visitors and media at the XXII International Architectural Exhibition. An unmissable event taking place from 2nd to 6th February and is […]


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MoNo
Invisible Tea House


In Sep. 2014, we created and opened the art work in the gallery “Mies van der Rohe Haus” operated by Bezirksamt Lichtenberg von Berlin. The building of this institution is “Landhaus Lemke”, which was designed by Mies van der Rohe in 1922/33, reconstructed and utilized now. Because one of its unique aspects is expansive garden […]


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Solar de Oura: before school, now hotel and golf meetings


Eighteenth century mansion located in the picturesque village of Oura, in Vidago, Trás-os-Montes region, in northern Portugal. Solar de Oura is a historic property and has a private chapel with gilt details. The 8 rooms have natural elements combined with a contemporary design that blends rustic stone walls, minimalist décor and white linens. All rooms […]


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Filipe Melo e Oliveira
The Lisbon Walker Flagship Store


The Lisbon Walker – Flagship Concept Store, a totally new premium concept brand, centrally located in the downtown of Lisbon, is where the very best of Portugal comes together, mainly in the art of men shoes and wine, besides belts, accessories and concept items, entirely designed and produced in Portugal. The goal was to create […]


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