Posts from September 2013

Tue 3.9.

Church of St Moritz refurbishment by John Pawson Architects (UK)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.09.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Church of St Moritz refurbishment by John Pawson Architects

Church of St Moritz refurbishment by John Pawson Architects

In 2009 John Pawson Architects were awarded the contract to undertake a vast refurbishment project of the Church of St Moritz (founded in 1019) with the main aim to bring clarity and light to the church whilst respecting the work of previous architects and their vision.

 

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'House in Mosteiro' by Arquitectos Matos, photo: Joao Morgado - Architecture Photography

‘House in Mosteiro’ by Arquitectos Matos, photo: Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography

Arquitectos Matos’ ‘House in Mosteiro’, located on the outskirts of Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal, an ancient crossroads, is organized on a single floor around a central courtyard, facing South and West, protected from the street on the North side.

 

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Mon 2.9.

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects (SE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.09.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects

Smart student flat by Tengbom Architects

A student flat designed by Tengbom Architects, only 10 meters square, is currently being exhibited at the Virserum Art Museum in the county Småland, Sweden.

 

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The History Chair by Cathal Loughnane & Peter Sheehan

The History Chair by Cathal Loughnane & Peter Sheehan

A smooth solid ash frame and thin leather seat distinguish The History Chair, the outcome of a long standing collaboration between Design Partners’ creative director Cathal Loughnane, and former partner and creative director Peter Sheehan, aided by Design Partners’ engineering manager, James Lynch.

 

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Sun 1.9.

‘Constant Motion’ apartment by Alex Bykov (UA)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.09.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Constant Motion apartment by Alex Bykov

Constant Motion apartment by Alex Bykov

An uninterrupted circle and movement were the conceptual foundation for Ukrainian architect Alex Bykov’s remodelled interior design of a compact apartment located in the heart of Kiev’s historical district.

 

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