Lloyd’s Inn by FARM

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:36 pm | Hotels & Spas

Lloyd’s Inn located in the Shopping Orchard Road District of Singapore is a boutique hotel designed by the FARM architectural practice bringing the structure up to contemporary standards while also providing a rebranding for the hotel with a new website design. The beautiful project combines classical and minimalist features for a strong connection with the city and natural environment surrounding it. Only raw materials were used with no ornamental features to make the simplicity of the hotel speak for itself…

Rothschild 1 by Yashar Architects

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:32 pm | Skyscrapers

This impressive tower located on Rotschild Boulevard No. 1 in Tel Aviv, Israel was designed in 2010 by the Yashar Architects practice offering high rise living apartments as well as office spaces with a flexible layout and a glass façade that provides a panorama of the city at the end of the boulevard. The original program wanted a large entrance on the side of the boulevard with the retail units and office spaces separated but the designers chose to raise…

Penthouse by Verner Architects

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:27 pm | Apartments

The practice of Verner Architects collaborated with the Cecil Baker + Partners studio to design this bright contemporary penthouse in Philadelphia, USA. The project took over four years to complete but the impressive interior was definitely worth it since each corner is decorated with stunning artworks by over 20 artists who made pieces specifically for the site. The construction of the penthouse was headed by the Wolfe Scott + Associates firm as a home as well as an exhibition space…

Montville Residence by Sparks Architects

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:24 pm | Homes

The Montville Residence in the hinterland of Sunshine Coast, Australia, Albuquerque, USA offers an overview of the Obi Obi Valley and Kondalilla Falls with a design created in 2012 by the practice of Sparks Architects. The geometry is that of a simple pavilion due to the topography and vegetation surrounding the site with precast concrete rainwater tanks acting as thermal buffers and dividers to define the interior after the designers tried a similar design in one of their former projects.…

Cykelslangen by Dissing + Weitling

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:18 pm | Bridges

Cykelslangen is an elevated bicycle ramp commissioned by the Municipality of Copenhagen, Denmark and designed by the Dissing + Weitling architectural practice to pass across the city harbor and lead from the Kalvebod Brygge to the Brygge Island. The bridge begins in Havneholmen and goes to the Fisketorvet shopping center with enough space to allow the cargo bicycles to be passed by those who only want to work out. The separate ramp ensures a more efficient route with a great…

Textilmacher by tillicharchitektur

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:15 pm | Offices

Textilmacher is an office and production space for a textile print and embroidery company located in an industrial area to the north of Munich, Germany and it was designed in 2013 by the practice of tillicharchitektur with a sculptural folded façade. The structure acts as a landmark in the area due to its exterior that creates interplay of light and shadow on the matt surface of the anthracite concrete that adapts to the weather and light outside. The building was…

Office Off by heri&salli

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:11 pm | Offices

The Office Off project designed by the heri&salli architectural practice in 2013 is located in Burgenland, Austria with wood as the predominant material so that the work setting is one that seems closer to a cabin retreat with an open layout. The project contains living and relaxation areas, a gym and a fire pond transformed into a swimming pool along with meeting areas, common areas outdoors and a climbing wall at the entrance. The structure integrates sustainable elements and each…

Footbridge and Rail Station Underway in Terni by McDowell + Benedetti

By : lau | 19 Aug 2014 6:04 pm | Bridges

This 3.5 million pound project offers an expanded commuter hub for the Terni rail station in Italy to ensure faster train access to Rome and the project was designed by the McDowell + Benedetti architectural practice after winning an international competition in 2012. The bridge has a length of 180 meters and it has a 60 meter tripod tower with two rings to connect the cables which support the main section of the bridge. The tower can be seen from…

Earth House Project by Molos Group

By : lau | 18 Aug 2014 7:07 pm | Homes

The Earth House Project located in Tirana, Albania was designed by the Molos Group from Kosovo as an innovative contemporary structure integrated with the landscape by replacing most of the exterior walls with vegetation. The structure is far from the urban environment of Tirana and thus the designers wanted it to be as integrated with its landscape as possible. The back side of the home expands from the pitching hill to give access to the upper floor while creating a…

ZA House by Studio Guilherme Torres

By : lau | 18 Aug 2014 7:04 pm | Homes

ZA House is a contemporary apartment designed by the Studio Guilherme Torres and it is located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, removing some of the original partitions to offer a better overview of the city and a connection between the different spaces inside. Spreading over a surface of 350 square meters, the apartment was originally planned for a bachelor who hosts his three children during weekends as well as his friends, to the color tones and textures are raw and masculine.…

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