Loft in Bratislava by gutgut

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 9:39 pm | Apartments

The architectural practice of gutgut refurbished an apartment in 2013 located in a functionalist building from 1928 which was designed by Clement Silinger and it is located in the center of Bratislava, Slovakia. The original layout had four rooms and it was transformed into a multipurpose project that could host artworks, a home office and a turntable with integrated sound system. The owners weren’t very specific so the designers could experiment by taking the original plan as the starting point.…

Paddington Basin Bridge

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 8:34 pm | Bridges

The Knight Architects practice designed the movable footbridge on the waterfront mix-use site at Paddington Basin in the Merchant Square of London, UK and it was created in close collaboration with the AKT II structural engineers. The cantilevered bridge has a length of 20 meters and spans over the Grand Union canal with a system that uses hydraulic jacks to bring the two edges of the development together. The designers wanted the project to act as a kinetic sculpture resembling…

MIT Beaver Works by Merge Architects

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 7:30 pm | Other

The MIT Beaver Works is a work space and showcase project that was designed for the MIT Lincoln Laboratory and for the MIT School of Engineering by the Merge Architects practice in 2013 and it serves as a multi-use research area for students, faculty and technical professionals. The main purpose is the development and testing of ideas that would be incorporated into the National Defense portfolio and it contains a research lab as well as a café and lounge area,…

Palace Court by Roselind Wilson Design

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 6:22 pm | Apartments

Palace Court is an amazing residential project created by the Roselind Wilson Design studio with a combination of contemporary and classical elements and it is located in London, UK. Spreading over a surface of 6000 square feet, the project is a continuous interplay of textures and color tones that aim to delight and dazzle the inhabitants with their diversity. The apartment covers the entire top floor of a period mansion block and was designed for a client that is highly…

Refurbished Brooklyn Loft by SABO Project

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 5:17 pm | Apartments

The SABO Project architectural practice designed this highly contemporary apartment in Brooklyn, New York with an approach that, instead of using a minimalist symmetrical aesthetic, opted for a non-linear, irregular design that enriches and improves the functionality of each area. The furniture pieces were custom-made with a clean but futuristic touch that initially began with the renovation of the bathroom. Once the bathroom was done the clients were amazed and wanted the same vision to be extended through the entire…

Seongdong Cultural & Welfare Center by UnSangDong Architects

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 4:12 pm | Other

The impressive Seongdong Cultural and Welfare Center located in Seoul, Korea was designed in 2012 by the practice of UnSangDong Architects as an urban regeneration project that wants to bring an abandoned area back to life with a contemporary structure that features a complex geometry which wants to redefine the composition and aesthetic of the surroundings. The Welfare center isn’t only a government office but also as a landmark for the further expansion of the city, rearranging and helping the…

Markthal Rotterdam by MVRDV

By : lau | 2 Oct 2014 3:08 pm | Other

MVRDV never seize to amaze us and this Market Hall in Rotterdam, The Netherlands is surely stunning with its mix-use design that has an arch of apartments with an enormous fresh food marked below. The project is in the Binnenrotte Square next to the Blaak Station and its two ends are glazed to give a view of the interior and the Horn of Plenty digital art on its ceiling which is one of the largest pieces in the country. The…

Jeju Cocoon House by Planning Korea

By : lau | 1 Oct 2014 3:04 pm | Homes

The Jeju Cocoon House located on the Jeju Island in South Korea, which is a UNESCO Heritage site, was designed by the architectural practice of Planning Korea with an aesthetic inspired from the volcanic land of the island and with a cocoon-like shape. The project is in the Gotjawal Village which is the first phase of the Jeju Airest City that will feature a lot of resort facilities, a shopping mall, casino, hotel, medical center and new residential projects. The…

Circle by Ganna Design

By : lau | 1 Oct 2014 2:00 pm | Apartments

Called simply Circle, this original contemporary apartment is located on the 15th floor of a residential building in Taoyuan, Taiwan and it was designed by the Ganna Design studio with an open plan that integrates the living area, dining zones and home study into a single space. The project spreads over a surface of 126 square meters and is inhabited by a family of four featuring several furniture elements designed specifically for this project to increase the overall efficiency as…

Qiqihaer Hezhitang Hot Spring by A-ASTERISK

By : lau | 1 Oct 2014 12:52 pm | Other

The Hezhitang Hot Spring is a complex designed in 2014 by the A-ASTERISK architectural practice as a part of a three phase project which will include aquatic clubs, charted spa rooms, a five-star hotel, theaters and a mall located in Qiqihar, China. The architecture features a gable roof structure with accented edges of white lines in combination with black walls and tiles and each side has glass curtain walls for a view of the surrounding landscape. The entire complex will…

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