Tag: architecture

Museum of Historical Marksmanship by Gnädinger Architekten

Museum of Historical Marksmanship by Gnädinger Architekten

Berlin studio Gnädinger Architekten has completed a faceted golden museum dedicated to medieval marksmanship beside the fortified city wall of Duderstadt in Germany.

November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments More
The Blue Planet by 3XN

The Blue Planet by 3XN

Danish studio 3XN has revealed the first photographs of its whirlpool-shaped aquarium under construction in Copenhagen.

November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Strand installation by Stuart Haygarth

Strand installation by Stuart Haygarth

Stuart Haygarth was asked by University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to create a permanent installation for a new Macmillan cancer centre in central London.

November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Fernando Romero Interview by DesignBoom

Fernando Romero Interview by DesignBoom

designboom met architect fernando romero at his studio in mexico city, mexico

November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Aesop Newbury Street by William O’Brien Jr.

Aesop Newbury Street by William O’Brien Jr.

Aesop takes pleasure in announcing the opening of its first Boston signature store at 172 Newbury Street, Back Bay

November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More
House in Moreira by Phyd Arquitectura

House in Moreira by Phyd Arquitectura

The only windows at this concrete house in Moreira, Portugal, face one another across recessed patios.

November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Old Is New Again

Old Is New Again

We love order and minimalism in buildings

November 5, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Sogn & Fjordane Kunstmuseum by C.F. Møller Architects

Sogn & Fjordane Kunstmuseum by C.F. Møller Architects

The Sogn & Fjordane Kunstmuseum is located within the small town of Førde, which sits on the edge of the Jostedalsbreen glacier, the largest body of ice in continental Europe.

September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Tea Houses by Swatt Miers

Tea Houses by Swatt Miers

Architects Swatt Miers have suspended three glass pavilions over the edge of a valley in northern California

August 9, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Steven Holl on Daeyang  Gallery and House

Steven Holl on Daeyang Gallery and House

Movie: architect Steven Holl gives a tour of the gallery beneath a pool of water he designed at the Daeyang Gallery and House in South Korea in the first of two movies by architectural filmmakers Spirit of Space.

July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Five years ago…

Five years ago…

It was a busy time for architects OMA this week five years ago, as they released designs for major projects that included a large urban development in the United Arab Emirates (above) and a 300-metre skyscraper in Mexico City (below).

July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Zoomlion Headquarters Exhibition Center by amphibianArc

Zoomlion Headquarters Exhibition Center by amphibianArc

Californian architects amphibianArc have designed a shape-shifting “transformer building” for a Chinese machinery company, with a facade that flaps like the wings of a huge insect (+ movie).

July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More
One year ago…

One year ago…

This time last year designers were going to extreme lengths to devise and manufacture their projects, as an architecture graduate proposed hanging a skyscraper upside-down over a river (above) and another designer created stools using explosions (below).

July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More
dmvA: blob VB3 via designboom

dmvA: blob VB3 via designboom

belgian architectural firm dmvA designed ‘blob VB3′, a mobile unit for the office of xfactoragencies as an extension to the ‘house’.

June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Piccino Kids Wear Boutique – Valencia, Spain

Piccino Kids Wear Boutique – Valencia, Spain

We don’t often come across projects to feature in Valencia, although the ancient city is the third-largest in Spain

June 10, 2012 | 0 Comments More