Posts filed under 'Interiors'

Thu 2.10.

Home 11 by i29 Interior Architects (NL)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.10.2014 - Tagged as:

Home 11 by i29 Interior Architects, photo: Ewout Huibers

Home 11 by i29 Interior Architects, photo: Ewout Huibers

A former garage space in Amsterdam’s de Pijp district has been converted into a spacious house by Dutch interior architects i29. The new interior, naturally lit by large roof lights, is 230m2 on one floor level and is finished in a simple material palette.

 

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Tue 30.9.

Saraiva Bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas (BR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 30.09.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Saraiva Bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas, Photo: Fernando Guerra

Saraiva Bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas, Photo: Fernando Guerra

Located inside a mall in Rio de Janeiro, Saraiva Bookstore was conceived as a hybrid between a public square and a library, “a place for conviviality, leisure, concentration and rest at the same time” says its architect Studio Arthur Casas.

 

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Mon 29.9.

TwoRuba Bar by Studio AfroditiKrassa (UK)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.09.2014 - Tagged as: ,

TwoRuba Bar by Studio AfroditiKrassa

TwoRuba Bar by Studio AfroditiKrassa

Studio AfroditiKrassa pushes the boundaries of the traditional curtain with a modern interpretation of the room divider using ‘metal mesh drapery’, an innovative, eco friendly and hardwearing bronze metal material.

 

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Wed 17.9.

‘Kinoya’ restaurant by Jean de Lessard (CA)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.09.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

'Kinoya' restaurant by Jean de Lessard, photo: © Adrien Williams

‘Kinoya’ restaurant by Jean de Lessard, photo: © Adrien Williams

A restaurant refurbishment in Montreal, Canada inserts a rough hewn wood box inside the former restaurant with a shape that “recalls an articulated snake” says the designer.

 

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'Bottles' Congress' by Tiago do Vale Arquitectos, photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography

‘Bottles’ Congress’ by Tiago do Vale Arquitectos, photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography

‘Bottles’ Congress’ was the answer found by Tiago do Vale Arquitectos to the very particular challenges presented by a wine and spirits store in unique circumstances.

 

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Thu 11.9.

Home Bakery, Dubai by Blacksheep (UK)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.09.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

Home Bakery, Dubai by Blacksheep

Home Bakery, Dubai by Blacksheep

A new bakery concept by UK-based Blacksheep in the Al Wasl shopping district of Dubai incorporates a house-like structure within the internal framework of a restaurant.

 

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Thanks to our friends at Gestalten Publishers, we’re giving away three copies of ‘The Chamber of Curiosity: Apartment Design and the New Elegance’.

 

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Shinjuen Nursing Home by Emmanuelle Moureaux Architecture + Design. photo: Daisuke Shima / Nacasa & Partners

Shinjuen Nursing Home by Emmanuelle Moureaux Architecture + Design. photo: Daisuke Shima / Nacasa & Partners

The refurbishment of a nursing home for the elderly by Emmanuelle Moureaux Architecture + Design in Kawagoe-City near Tokyo features colourful dancing bubbles that evoke the “essence of nature”.

 

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