Ibirapuera Apartment by Diego Revollo

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 5:13 pm | Apartments

The Ibirapuera Apartment located in the neighborhood with the same name in Sao Paulo, Brazil was designed by one of the most appreciated architectural practices of Brazil, namely Diego Revollo, who created a contemporary interior with hardwood floors and Carrara marble to bring elegance and comfort for the middle-aged couple inhabiting it and for their children. The apartment spreads over a surface of 350 square meters with classical elements integrated to bring balance to the technological additions with more traditional…

Ecco Hotel and Conference Center by Dissing + Weitling

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 2:07 pm | Hotels & Spas

Ecco is a renowned shoemaking firm with stores throughout the world and an impressive attention to details, and they contacted the architectural practice of Dissing + Weitling in 2011 to create a center for their employees which would also act as a conference space for external guests. The project is located in Tonder, Denmark and it contains showrooms, multipurpose rooms and a hotel with 50 rooms all designed with a focus on sustainability and on the fundamental values of the…

Cassell Street Residence by B. E. Architects

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 1:02 pm | Homes

This residential project was designed by the B. E. Architects and it is located on Cassell Street in the South Yarra suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia featuring an aesthetic which is strongly connected to the heritage of the owner, being made of natural stone that makes it seem older. The geometry of the structure is simple and rectilinear to reference the ancient Byzantine architecture, and the site is on the corner, so the façade needed to be emphasized. The designers…

Home 07 by i29 Architects

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 11:59 am | Interiors

The award winning practice of i29 Architects designed this project located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands which they entitled simply Home 07 inhabited by a single family comprised of four members. The structure in the southern side of the city is quite elegant itself and the original layout of the apartment included rooms for the staff, a double hall and long hallways which were illuminated only by the large number of doors. The designers adapted the interior to contemporary standards by…

Resturant Het Bosch by Jager Janssen and DREISSEN

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 10:55 am | Restaurants & Bars

The Het Bosch Restaurant located on the Nieuwe Meer lakeside in Amsterdam, The Netherlands is a great project created by Jager Janssen in collaboration with the DREISSEN architectural practice with a design that faces the marina on one side and the lake on the other so the sides were adapted to their surroundings. The side facing the marina is rougher and more rustic to integrate better with the boat hangar nearby, while the side toward the lake is more elegantly…

Aga Khan Museum by Fumihiko Maki

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 9:53 am | Museums

The Aga Khan Museum located in Toronto, Canada is a project dedicated to the contributions of the Muslim civilizations to the sciences and arts with a design created by the architectural practice of Fumihiko Maki with a white granite exterior combined with etched windows that remind the visitors of the traditional mashrabiya screens. The white exterior with its angular shape makes the building stand out and the designers used several natural materials that reflect the light in different ways to…

Maison ART by Agency Brengues Le Pavec

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 4:23 am | Homes

Maison ART is a residential project designed by the Agency Brengues Le Pavec in the beautiful location of Saint Clement de Riviere, France so the project features a lot of glazed surfaces and a highly open layout to integrate with the natural surroundings. The residence has a simple geometry with a minimalist aesthetic that connects each room with the outdoors through the large glass sliding doors. The house spreads over two floors with wide terraces and an orientation toward the…

Dalston Loft by Michelle Chaplin Interiors

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 3:18 am | Apartments

The Dalston Loft was designed by the Michelle Chaplin Interiors studio in a former Bible Works factory in the Dalston district of London, England. The project was completed in only 12 weeks with the designers taking care of the furniture pieces, accessories and implementation of all the items. The interior is truly stunning; on the upper level of the building to permit the living area to include a higher ceiling with a mezzanine that gives room for a small home…

Mayfair Private Spa by Lawson Robb

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 2:15 am | Other

This grade II listed building located in the underground of Mayfair, London was transformed by the architectural practice of Lawson Robb into a spa for a private client by reconfiguring the original project into a three way space leading to the swimming pool and gym spaces. The designer explained that most clients take the inspiration for their new homes from what they see at the hotels they stay and thus it is quite appropriate for them to bring the hotel…

Louis Vuitton Matsuya Ginza by Jun Aoki

By : lau | 16 Sep 2014 1:12 am | Stores / Showrooms

The Louis Vuitton Matsuya Ginza store located in Tokyo, Japan was designed by the architect Jun Aoki with a façade inspired by the history of the Ginza city which used to be renowned for the Art Deco design. The entrance to the store is close to Shimbashi and the Damier logo of the company is what gave the concept of the geometric cladding, combined with the edo-komon pattern which is traditional for Tokyo. The exterior varies during the different moments…

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