// arthitectural / Margot Krasojevic
  • The design for a solar powered, perpetual motion, hydrofoil Trimaran yacht, commisioned by HoldenManz wine estate, Cape Town. The Fresnel Trimaran has a folding wingsail for a better lift to drag ratio, the sail’s frame is a built up mechanical structure similar to an airplane wing constructed from carbon fibre with a retractable Kevlar sail […]


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  • With the present threat of Paris flooding, this Champagne bar acts as part of Paris’ flood control infrastructure. The enclosed circular glass bar rests over a bell mouth spillway which allows water to enter from it’s entire perimeter, this water is taken, via submerged canals, upstream to the impounded lakes and nearby reservoirs. The champagne […]


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The site of the museum is on the banks of the Rio de la Plata in Buenos Aires’ Puerto Madre, the area is a juxstaposition of industrial warehouses, shipping docks, commercial distirct and nearby nature reserves. The museum’s design attempts to choreograph images and views into the city to highlight the ever expanding definition of […]


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Inspired by the seemingly endless creative challenges of the hardware store, U-tube sprouted to life. Homage to global industrial archetypes, this tubular design conveniently holds two candles. The split arms allow for easy conversation while enjoying the soothing glow of this stunning centerpiece. Its use of heavyweight and oversized materials, sturdy powder coated finish and […]


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Poetic inventiveness and response to place is evident in this building, which is Michael Heenan’s first sports building since his Berry Sports Hall won the prestigious World Architecture Award. The brief was to design a robust multi-purpose recreation hall for young children to have fun in while on residential camp. A careful study of local […]


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Following the “Brauhaus Goldener Engel”, which Franken Architekten also designed, the “Nonna Martha” in the center of Ingelheim is the second restaurant to be run by Brauhaus Goldener Engel KG. The “Nonna Martha” concept plays on associations with down-to-earth, traditional rural Italian cuisine and is an homage to the Italian “nonna” working at the stove. […]


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