Posts from October 2013

Carrer Avinyo apartment by David Kohn Architects, photo: courtesy David Kohn Architects

Carrer Avinyo apartment by David Kohn Architects, photo: courtesy David Kohn Architects

David Kohn Architects’ Carrer Avinyo apartment in Barcelona has been crowned the best interior design of 2013 at the INSIDE: World Festival of Interiors awards in Singapore. The World Interior of the Year design was announced after beating 55 other nominations to the prize.

 

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Fratelli Gridelli by Staffan Holm (SE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.10.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Fratelli Gridelli by Staffan Holm, photo: DDR photography

Fratelli Gridelli by Staffan Holm, photo: DDR photography

Designer-architect Staffan Holm has designed the interior of Fratelli Gridelli, a family owned catering workshop, delicacy shop and restaurant/cafe located in Gothenburg, Sweden.

 

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Tue 8.10.

‘Creek’ armchair by Sandro Lopez (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 08.10.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

'Creek' armchair by Sandro Lopez

‘Creek’ armchair by Sandro Lopez

‘Creek’, a sinewy armchair designed by Sandro Lopez in collaboration Sergio Studer, was a finalist in the 2012 Wood Awards organised by the Swiss Association of Carpenters and Craftsmen (VSSM).

 

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Library and Learning Centre in Vienna by Zaha Hadid Architects, photo: courtesy Rieder Smart Elements

Library and Learning Centre in Vienna by Zaha Hadid Architects, photo: courtesy Rieder Smart Elements

Zaha Hadid’s Library and Learning Centre opened last week in the city’s second district, one of seven buildings that make up the new campus of Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, the Vienna University of Economics and Business.

 

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Mon 7.10.

Soft Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.10.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Soft Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce

Soft Pendant Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce

Austrian designer Rainer Mutsch has created a series of lights that appear soft and pliable, but that are made of fiber cement, for Italian lighting brand Molto Luce.

 

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Village House by Powerhouse Company (DK)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.10.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Village House by Powerhouse Company

Village House by Powerhouse Company, photo: Åke E. Son Lindman

Denmark’s Powerhouse Company was asked to design a weekend house for a young family in northern Sjælland, an exploration on the possibilities of the Summer cabin, the traditional Danish vacation home.

 

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Sun 6.10.

Ptuj Performance Center by ENOTA Architects (SI)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.10.2013 - Tagged as: ,

Ptuj Performance Center by ENOTA Architects, photo: Miran Kambič

Ptuj Performance Center by ENOTA Architects, photo: Miran Kambič

Slovenian architects ENOTA have transformed an 800 year old Dominican monastery in Ptuj into a contemporary performance center.

 

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Fri 4.10.

This Is The House That Jack Built

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.10.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Mobile by Alex Valder

Mobile by Alex Valder

HELMRINDERKNECHT contemporary design gallery, recently moved from Berlin to Zurich, has transformed a vacant villa in the neighbourhood of Zurich Oerlikon into a temporary home for contemporary design and art for ‘This Is The House That Jack Built’, a new exhibition project.

 

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