Posts filed under 'Architecture'

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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Factory Berlin by Julian Breinersdorfer Architecture, photo: Werner Huthmacher

Factory Berlin by Julian Breinersdorfer Architecture, photo: Werner Huthmacher

Formerly the Oswald Berliner Brewery, and once part of the Berlin Wall, Factory Berlin by Julian Breinersdorfer Architecture is a 10.000m² start-up campus in Berlin Mitte, home to Twitter, Soundcloud and 6Wunderkinder.

 

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The Vegetarian Cottage by Cousins & Cousins

The Vegetarian Cottage by Cousins & Cousins

London-based architects Cousins & Cousins have created a new addition that blends seamlessly into its surrounding context through innovative design and construction techniques.

 

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Fri 7.11.

Weston Residence by Specht Harpman (US)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Weston Residence by Specht Harpman, photo: Taggart Sorensen

Weston Residence by Specht Harpman, photo: Taggart Sorensen

Nestled in a valley adjacent to the Saugatuck River in Weston, Connecticut, the Weston Residence by Specht Harpman engages the site in a way that purposefully blurs the transition and distinction between the built and natural environment.

 

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Sun 2.11.

Villa SK by Atelier Thomas Pucher (AT)

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Villa SK by Atelier Thomas Pucher, photo: Lukas Schaller

Villa SK by Atelier Thomas Pucher, photo: Lukas Schaller

Atelier Thomas Pucher has created a contrasting, contemporary annex to an existing home in Graz, Austria that extends the living area of the house into the garden.

 

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