Posts filed under 'Architecture'

Mon 16.2.

Fazenda Boa Vista – Spa by Isay Weinfeld (BR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 16.02.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

Fazenda Boa Vista - Spa by Isay Weinfeld

Fazenda Boa Vista – Spa by Isay Weinfeld

Located in Porto Feliz, Brazil, Isay Weinfeld’s Fazenda Boa Vista Spa is a low-rise construction whose build-out follows the land contours and the boundaries of adjacent woodland.

 

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Mon 5.1.

Livraria Cultura by studio mk27 (BR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 05.01.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Livraria Cultura by studio mk27, photo: Fernando Guerra

Livraria Cultura by studio mk27, photo: Fernando Guerra

Located in Iguatemi São Paulo, Brazil’s oldest operating shopping centre, studio mk27’s Livraria Cultura invites shoppers to stay and hang-out.

 

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Sun 4.1.

Casa no Príncipe Real by Camarim (PT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.01.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Casa no Príncipe Real by Camarim, photo: Nelson Garrido

Casa no Príncipe Real by Camarim, photo: Nelson Garrido

Casa no Príncipe Real’s facade is a contemporary approach to the tiles covering the former building, located a few metres from the Garden of Príncipe Real in Lisbon, on a 41 m² plot that allowed for the construction of this small 5-storey urban house for a family.

 

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Mon 22.12.

House and Studio YC by RTA-Office (ES)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 22.12.2014 - Tagged as: ,

House and Studio YC by RTA, photo: Lorenzo Vecchia Photography

House and Studio YC by RTA-Office, photo: Lorenzo Vecchia Photography

House and Studio YC by RTA-Office, located in Castellcir, Barcelona, is divided into five main bodies, each isolated from the other, with its own orientation and its own views to the exterior.

 

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Camper Showroom / Office, Shanghai by Neri & Hu, photo: Shen Zhonghai

Camper Showroom / Office, Shanghai by Neri & Hu, photo: Shen Zhonghai

Drawing inspiration from the surrounding urban condition, the Camper Showroom / Office in Shanghai by architects Neri & Hu recalls both the spatial qualities and the vibrant activities characteristic of life in a typical Shanghai alleyway, called a “nong-tang.”

 

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Wed 3.12.

Micro Cluster Cabins by Reiulf Ramstad Architects (NO)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.12.2014 - Tagged as:

Micro Cluster Cabins by Reiulf Ramstad Architects, image: Lars Petter Pettersen, Courtesy of Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Micro Cluster Cabins by Reiulf Ramstad Architects, image: Lars Petter Pettersen, Courtesy of Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Created for a family that wanted a cabin for the whole family, but with spaces for privacy, Micro Cluster Cabins is a group of three structures which can be used individually.

 

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Tue 2.12.

Apartment AB9, Lisbon by Filipe Melo Oliveira (PT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.12.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Apartment AB9, Lisbon by Filipe Melo Oliveira, photos: João Morgado

Apartment AB9, Lisbon by Filipe Melo Oliveira, photo: João Morgado

Apartment AB9 by Filipe Melo Oliveira is a renovation and refurbishment of a compact apartment in a building built in 1938, in a now-flourishing area of an old Lisbon neighbourhood.

 

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Fri 28.11.

Drolet Residence by Naturhumaine (CA)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Drolet Residence by Naturhumaine, photos: Adrien Williams

Drolet Residence by Naturhumaine, photo: Adrien Williams

Canadian Architects Naturhumaine have transformed an urban row house in Montreal, Quebec for a couple with a passion for cooking.

 

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