Posts filed under 'Architecture'

Mon 5.2.

Midwest Inland Port Financial Town by Hallucinate

Posted by Walter Phillips on 05.02.2018 - Tagged as:

Midwest Inland Port Financial Town by Hallucinate

Photographer: Javier Callejas Sevilla

Authorized through an international bid as the designer of Maike’s first bulk commodity trading center in West China, HALLUCINATE believes that a modern city with a rich historical legacy like Xi’an is inclusive enough to embrace new visions, and has therefore developed the interior design beyond the city’s geographical features for a balanced presentation of historical elements in an open perspective. (more…)

Wed 31.1.

Jingshan Boutique Hotel by Continuation Studio

Posted by Walter Phillips on 31.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Jingshan Boutique Hotel by Continuation Studio

Photographer: SHIROMIO Studio

This is a project that started from engaging with the site. The site is located up on a mountain ridge, next to a reservoir’s dam. There was previously a two-story “San-Ho-Yuan” style dormitory block built back in the 1980s, with a courtyard surrounded by the concave form of the block. There stands an ancient pine in the centre serves as the heart of the courtyard, with its dense canopy covering half of the courtyard and part of the building. (more…)

Tue 30.1.

Glen Iris by Pleysier Perkins

Posted by Walter Phillips on 30.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Pleysier Perkins

Photographer: Dan Hocking

A beautifully crafted extension to a Californian Bungalow for a builder and his family. A robust yet light single-storey pavilion with exposed timber rafters, timber windows and brick walls forms the open plan living and meals area, whilst its stucco rendered brother houses bedroom, bathroom and two offices. (more…)

Extension To A Private House by Tamir Addadi Architecture

Photographer: Tamir Addadi

The project involved an extension and alterations to the lower ground floor of a private Victorian house, located in a conservation area. (more…)

Fri 26.1.

Urban Decor by Marcante-Testa (UdA Architects)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Urban Decor by Marcante-Testa (UdA Architects)

Photographer: Carola Ripamonti

 

The new residential building completed in Turin, with four levels above ground, becomes part of a consolidated urban zone composed of constructions from the early-to-middle 20th century and more recent works, completing a lot right in the center of the city that was previously occupied by low abandoned buildings. (more…)

Wed 24.1.

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

 

Architecture as a symbol. A protruding wing in the entrance shows the way, a sweeping buckled roof of black concrete leads to the reception area on the inside, to the lounge, bar, and out to the landscape. The ceiling grid mirrors the new implants. An open floor plan with small boxes or dens provides an intimate atmosphere. In the landscape, a well-lit stairway serves as the link between the outdoor and indoor pools. The bronze monolith seemingly grows out of the ground, out of its depths, and at night becomes a light installation.

 

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Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Hotel Ballguthof by bergmeisterwolf

Photographer: Gustav Willeit

Tue 23.1.

Hangzhou Zhongshuge by Li Xiang

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.01.2018 - Tagged as:

Hangzhou Zhongshuge by Li Xiang

Photographer: Shao Feng

 

After years of growth, Hangzhou Zhongshuge is always adhering to its initial desire to emerge as the most beautiful bookstore for readers, and constantly strives to work on the most culturally artistic bookstore, from learning how to walk, to live, to brave and to persevere. (more…)

Mon 22.1.

The SIX by Brooks + Scarpa

Posted by Walter Phillips on 22.01.2018 - Tagged as:

The SIX by Brooks + Scarpa

Photographer: Tara Wujick

 

Skid Row Housing Trust’s The Six, permanent supportive housing designed by Brooks + Scarpa for formerly homeless individuals and veterans in MacArthur Park, received the 2017 Institute Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) at the AIA Conference on Architecture in Orlando, FL today. AIA’s Institute Honor Awards is one of the highest recognitions for excellence in architecture, interior architecture and urban design regardless of project’s budget, size, style, or type. (more…)