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Wed 5.8.

Edition Hotel New York by Rockwell Group (US)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 05.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Edition Hotel New York by Rockwell Group, photo: Nikolas Koenig

Edition Hotel New York by Rockwell Group, photo: Nikolas Koenig

Rockwell Group has introduced its design for the newly opened Edition hotel in New York. Designed in conjunction with the Ian Schrager Company Design Team, New York Edition is a new hotel by Ian Schrager in partnership with Marriott International located in the landmark Metropolitan Life Tower across from Madison Square Park.

 

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Grigio House by Apollo Architects & Associates, photo: Masao Nishikawa

Grigio House by Apollo Architects & Associates, photo: Masao Nishikawa

Apollo Architects & Associates have created a house for a couple in a quiet residential area of Tokyo that enables coexistence with the husband’s art collection and a beloved car.

 

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Bedroom Unit by Sebastián Erazo Fischer, photo: Bruno Giliberto

Bedroom Unit by Sebastián Erazo Fischer, photo: Bruno Giliberto

Bedroom Unit by Berlin-based Sebastián Erazo Fischer is a bespoke furniture unit for a long and narrow bedroom (560x192cms) that has it’s entry from the living room through double doors placed in the middle of the room.

 

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Casa Lote 31 by ADOFF Arquitectos, photo: Ricardo Loureiro

Casa Lote 31 by ADOFF Arquitectos, photo: Ricardo Loureiro

Casa Lote 31 by ADOFF Arquitectos is a compact and linear volume, organized on a 11 x 11 square base, on two floors, in Mirandela, Portugal.

 

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Maison Le Cap by Pascal Grasso Architectures, photo: Cyrille Weiner

Maison Le Cap by Pascal Grasso Architectures, photo: Cyrille Weiner

They are simple sky-reflecting concrete and glass cubes framed, or rather camouflaged by vegetation. Pascal Grasso conceived a spacious vacation home that reinvents outdoors living in perfect harmony with the environment – a contextual architecture designed as an adapted response to the surrounding geography, landscape, climate and light. (text by Pascal Grasso Architectures)

 

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Torafuku Modern Asian Eatery by Scott and Scott Architects, photo: Scott and Scott Architects

Torafuku Modern Asian Eatery by Scott and Scott Architects, photo: Scott and Scott Architects

Torafuku Modern Asian Eatery is a 48 seat restaurant in Vancouver, Canada opened by chefs Clement Chan and Steve Kuan, partners in popular local food truck Le Tigre.

 

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Sun 2.8.

School floating in the Sky by Kikuma Watanabe (JP)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.08.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

School floating in the Sky by Kikuma Watanabe

School floating in the Sky by Kikuma Watanabe

School floating in the Sky by Kikuma Watanabe is a school in the village of Shangkhaburi, Thailand, located near the border of Myanmar, that aims to help alleviate poverty.

 

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Fri 31.7.

Apartment Tibbaut by RAS Arquitectura (ES)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 31.07.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Apartment Tibbaut by RAS Arquitectura, photo: Jose Hevia

Apartment Tibbaut by RAS Arquitectura, photo: Jose Hevia

With barely any outside lighting and in very humid conditions, RAS arquitectura has transformed an underground space near the sea in Barcelona into a very livable apartment.

 

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