Posts filed under 'Architecture'
‘A hut on the corridor’ by Tsubasa Iwahashi Architects, photo: Takumi Ota
An office space renovation in Osaka, Japan by Tsubasa Iwahashi Architects deftly brings outdoor features inside: large wooden windows with oversized sills that look out onto the corridor, a wood shed for informal meetings and numerous carefully placed plants.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.10.2014 - Tagged as: MVRDV
Markthal Rotterdam by MVRDV, photo: Ossip van Duivenbode
MVRDV’s Markthal, officially opened today, is the first covered food market in the Netherlands and draws inspiration from food markets in Stockholm, Barcelona and Valencia.
Danish Meat Research Institute by C.F. Møller
The Danish Meat Research Institute by C.F. Møller has a design based on the simple design idiom of its surrounding buildings, built in the 1970s, but with modern twists such as using pre-fabricated brick reliefs and incorporating bay windows.
‘Villa by the lake’ by Alexander Diem, photo: © Andreas Balon
With its distinctive wooden facade, privacy is the central theme of ‘Villa by the lake’ by Vienna-based architect Alexander Diem. Located in Western Austria, the farther one gets into the villa, the more private and gentle the building appears.
Posted by Sophie Loschert on 23.09.2014 - Tagged as: architecture book
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Balthazar Korab Archive at the Library of Congress, [LC-DIG-krb-15.032]
The TWA Terminal is one of the best-known buildings of our time. Finally a book on the icon of the 1960s shall be published – you can contribute.
Naruse House by Kiyotoshi Mori & Natsuko Kawamura / MDS, photo: Masao Nishikawa
On undulating land on an irregular lot in a suburb of Tokyo, Kiyotoshi Mori & Natsuko Kawamura of MDS have created a house with walls at unexpected angles.
‘Solo Office’ by Office KGDVS
The Solo Houses project, a collection of villas in Spain by international architects, has unveiled ‘Solo Office’, a house designed by Belgium’s OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen.
Akatsuka House by Kiyotoshi Mori & Natsuko Kawamura / MDS, photo: Toshiyuki Yano
Located between rural and urban areas on the edge of Tokyo, Akatsuka House by Kiyotoshi Mori and Natsuko Kawamura / MDS is designed to shelter its inhabitants from noise of the city yet connects with the surrounding environment.