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Studio Geenen
Gaudi Chair


The Gaudi Chair is the follow-up of the Gaudi Stool which was created in 2009. It was designed using the same method as Antoni Gaudi, who made models of hanging chains, which upside-down showed him the strongest shape for his churches. Additionally, to be able to determine the structure of the chair’s backrest, a software […]


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MacMaster Design
Expose Coffee Table


Expose coffee table consists of a symmetrical 3 point intercepting leg structure which supports a toughened glass top. The core construction of the legs is cross laminated birch ply, which in the wood finishes is left exposed adding contrast and being honest to the materials used. Expose is made to order and can be finished […]


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Bakery Studio – Gil Sheffi
Elastic Wood


Bakery studio was founded in September 2009 by Gil Sheffi, Ran Amitai and Gilli Kuchik, the three met and became friends during their studies at the Bezalel  Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem Israel . Wood is used for the propose of producing furniture for a long time; connecting, carving and bending  this natural […]


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Paul Coudamy
Bears Cave


The project is located in a covered alley in the 2nd arrondissement of Paris, described by Walter Benjamin. It consists in rehabilitating a shop into headquarters for a computer firm. The idea is to reflect Bearstech Company innovative and animal image in order to promote the wild and raw aspects of their approach of virtual […]


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Wallflower Architecture + Design
Enclosed Open House


The owners wanted a spacious, contemporary house that would be as open as possible but without compromising security and privacy at the same time. Surrounded by neighbours on four sides, the solution was a fully fenced compound with a spatial programme that internalised spaces such as pools and gardens, which are normally regarded as external […]


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Victor Boëda
Frank table


“Frank”, a coffee table adjustable in tribute to Frank Lloyd Wright. It consists of 4 trays stacked with 3 upper pivot. These plates are coated honeycomb panel. Many colors are available in matte or satin (Photo: White satin exterior, Charcoal interior matte). The modularity of the different stages permits to make oneself his table, according […]


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Andrés Remy Arquitectos
RZ House


The design of the house proposes the connection of two volumes as a response to the site´s special landscape conditions. At the crossing of the canal and the lake, the house captures the best views from the main rooms while the more private areas stay less exposed. The plan is a J letter which adapts […]


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Matsunami Mitsutomo Architect & Associates
Apartment in Katayama


As the apartment has ‘A room arrangement matching that of the window pattern’, the part that was once unavoidable has now become a large subject of the design. Taking the challenge of a small apartment within those conditions, whilst dealing with a strict budget, the Katayama apartment was born. The Katayama Apartment is a small […]


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Victor Boëda
Lighting Cache-cache


Light intensity varies according to size of opening. A zipper that can be opened or closed can hide the light behind a flexible material and thereby create the amount of lighting that you want. Design: Victor Boëda  Maker : Steiner Materials: Two-way stretch textile with zip


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Malafor
Blow sofa


The sofa is made from 100% recycled paper dunnage bags with a metal rack and rubber straps. It is easy to transport when flat and simple to inflate. Each section canbe personalized with a pen and if the cushion gets dirty, it is inexpensive to replace. When inflated the sofa material: dunnage bags + air […]


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Paul Coudamy
Clamp Desk


Modular desktop The challenge was to create a working desk, adaptable to the ever changing needs of busy worker. The concept is based on a system of trestle and tray insert in a board. A  translucent honeycomb PMMA sheet offers an exceptionally light and rigid worktop. Holes drilled in the panel allow to run cables […]


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Innovation Living
Underbar sofa bed


This stylish sofa with an organically shaped chrome frame can be split in two to create more space for sitting or sleeping. Just lift off the upper part to turn one sofa into two. Underbar can also be transformed into one double or two single beds, depending on your visitors. A simple but surprising design […]


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Matali Crasset Productions
La maison des Petits


The Maison des Petits is located in the 104 CENT QUATRE in Paris, the centre for artistic creation and production. This is a place opening to the outside to welcome the district’s children aged from 0 to 5 years accompanied by their parents. The Maison des Petits is a place for meeting and mediation where […]


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Mount Fuji Architects Studio
Sakura House


A home office for a couple planned in a residential neighborhood in Meguro. The site is situated in an area where land costs are among the highest in Tokyo.The area is typically cluttered, like most residential areas in downtown Tokyo.It is hard to say that quality of living environment deserves the price of land. I […]


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GLR arquitectos – Gilberto L. Rodríguez
BC House


Our project is in a privileged topographic situation, due to its visual condition of greater height in relation to the surrounding neighbors. This allows the house to enjoy excellent vistas towards the National Park of Chipinque in the south, as well as towards all of the east, which is dominated in the horizon by the […]


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Archoffice
Birkenhead Library and Civic Centre


The new Birkenhead Library and Civic Centre is a purpose-built new generation 2,600m2 library  situated on a reserve site in Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand. The architectural concept for the library is based around a simple narrative of looking through ancient trees that existed on the site to the view – thus notions of solid and […]


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Olson Kundig Architects
The Lightcatcher at the Whatcom Museum


The basic concept for this new $12.8 million museum is that of a museum turned inside out—to make the building as active on the outside as it will be on the inside. An iconic 36-foot-tall, 180-foot-long translucent wall, “the lightcatcher,” is conceived as the focal point and backdrop to a central courtyard that will become […]


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Andrés Remy Arquitectos
The Waterfall House


The waterfall house was conceived by the request of a young business man in a closed neighborhood. The particularities and requisites of the client, among with the lot’s characteristics, established the path to follow in the design process. The borders of the small lot we are referring to, seem to disappear in the predominant visuals: […]


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Shun Hirayama Architecture
Les Aventuriers


The site is located in Kanagawa Prefecture on a mountainside that overviews a sea and a city. The client couple, who are friends of mine, and I visited there, when the project was initiated. Walking around in the pre-project site, where too many tall trees stand on, views changed variously, because of the slanted land’s […]


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b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos
Refurbishment of an office building


The project consists of transforming an administrative building between party walls, which had significant structural problems, into an office building. The work presents two basic concepts: on one side,  the training of obtaining, from a very determining pre-existence, the flexibility and services level that this typology demands. On the other side, a new façade had […]


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