Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.12.2016 - Tagged as: Mathieu Lehanneur
Photographer: Michel Giesbrecht
“Standing on the landing of the monumental Mollien double staircase built in stone and bronze, with a labyrinth of the finest art galleries in the world stretching ahead of you; the most spectacular, never-ending view over the Tuileries Gardens at your back, and the haunting soul of the nearby Mona Lisa floating through the air… what more could you ask for? “ Mathieu Lehanneur.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 12.12.2016 - Tagged as: Herzog & de Meuron
Photographer: Iwan Baan
Tate Modern has changed London since 2000. The impact it has had on urban design and the development of the South Bank and Southwark, has been as substantial as its influence on the city’s artistic, cultural and social life.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.12.2016 - Tagged as: Euroshop
The meeting point for the creative scene is “Designer Village” in Hall 12. Here architects and designers present the latest design concepts for the retail and shop fitting fields
EUROSHOP, the leading fair internationally for the retail sector, showcases in Düsseldorf from 5 to 9 March 2017 the latest trends and future forecasts.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.12.2016 - Tagged as: Croxon Ramsay
Photographer: Dianna Snape
Designed by Croxon Ramsay, the new Glasshouse community and function centre for Collingwood Football Club was to provide elite player facilities, event spaces for the public and the Club and encourage community participation within the sports precinct in Melbourne, Australia.
Photographer: Michelle Chaplow
This comprehensive reform project has kept the areas from the original dwelling built in the 1960s that we considered most interesting while expanding into new bedrooms, creating patios, terraces and access areas. This renovation project also included the pool area.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.12.2016 - Tagged as: Gould Evans
Photographer: ©Tim Griffith
The expansion of a 1970s Brutalist-style library in downtown Lawrence has transformed it architecturally, reinventing it as a 21st century civic place.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.12.2016 - Tagged as: Ambiente
For Ambiente 2017 British designer Janice Kirkpatrick is designing the presentation area of Great Britain, this year’s Partner Country. Ornamental patterns with typical national plants and animals create a harmonious, poetic symbolism
Traditionally, AMBIENTE has served interior architects, designers and decision-makers in contract furnishing as source of information on the latest trends for the coming year.
From 10 to 14 February, the international consumer-goods trade show in Frankfurt will offer a globally unique overview of the fields of furnishing, kitchenware and the culture of the dining table. The UK is the Partner Country for 2017, with British designer Janice Kirkpatrick curating and designing the presentation areas that will highlight the partner country’s products and exhibitors. (text by Britta Rohlfing)
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Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.12.2016 - Tagged as: BIG
Photographer: Iwan Baan
For the Serpentine Pavilion 2016, we have attempted to design a structure that embodies multiple aspects that are often perceived as opposites: a structure that is freeform yet rigorous, modular yet sculptural, both transparent and opaque, both box and blob. We decided to work with one of the most basic elements of architecture: the brick wall.