Proyecto. Casa en Cobena, Madrid. Una familia recien estrenada quiere una casa en un pueblo del area metropolitana de Madrid que pasa por ser el lugar de Espana donde mas pilotos de lineas aereas residen, Cobena, entre la Sierra y Barajas. Cobena se expande en plena burbuja inmobiliaria, y cerca del centro de la localidad, de su iglesia y de su ayuntamiento, consiguen hacerse con un solar de uno..
The planimetrica plate, on only one floor above ground, meets the requirement of a rational organization of the library and at the same time promotes the creation of a public space that reproduces the suggestion street pedestrian deck. The informal path between the two cities dense is absorbed by the new construction with the result to include pedestrian flows, directed towards the underpass of ..
Belgian designer and artist Arne Quinze created a temporary installation at five-star Parisian hotel Le Royal Monceau last month, before the hotel’s closure for a year-long reburbishment. The installation, called Rebirth, lasted just one night as part of Demolition Party, a VIP event on 26 June at which guests were invited to help destroy fixtures at the hotel. Le Royal Monceau will reopen next ..
ofis architecture based in ljubljana, slovenia recently finished conscuction on their villa old oaks project located n ljubljana. the villa is a private residence which was actually the result of a personal architectural competition by the owner. the house is organized in steeped levels which follow the terrain, providing each floor with views of the oak forest which surrounds it. the main floor..
41 viviendas en Malaga. Concurso. Es un proyecto para un solar complicado, en un barrio no demasiado singular de la ciudad de malaga. La compleja y restrictiva normativa urbanistica de la zona establece limites claros para el desarrollo del volumen en relacion a la calle, y por otra parte las alturas permitidas y la ocupacion maxima del solar daban lugar a un interpretacion dual de las posibilid..
Eco-innovation Appeal Many consumers purchase goods without consiously thinking about where they were made, how far they have travelled or who made them. Globalisation in many cases, has increased the length of production chains encouraging a disconnection between producer and consumer. Farmers markets, community gardens, local brands, fresh organics and buying produce directly from the producer..
The AA’s 2008 summer pavilion lands in Bedford Square Photos by Sue Barr and AA students Designers: AA students Location: Architectural Association, Bedford Square, London London’s Bedford Square is once again being transformed by the arrival of a dynamic timber structure. The Swoosh is this year’s winner of the AA’s summer pavilion competition. Working from an original concept by student Valeri..
예로부터 라디오 부터 티브이 까지 본래의 구조와 기능을 은폐시키는 것도 디자인의 큰 역할이었다. 요즘 많이 보이는 유선형, 곡면형의 디자인은 왠지 이러한 측면을 의도하든, 하지 않았든 크게 부각시키는 듯 하다. 물론 예전 라디오 소파를 만들던 시절의 껍데기를 만드는 것과는 다른 생각과 이유를 가지고 있을텐데 그 시간의 간극과 다른 이유들이 쉽게 손에 잡히진 않는다. 프로그램, 기능과 외피의 관계는 더 이상 종속적인 것이 아닌, 외피 자체만으로도 의미를 전달 할 수 있다는 자신감에 대한 표현이라고만 생각하기엔 뭔가 부족한. 한번쯤 생각해 볼 만 한 이슈가 아닐까.
King Abdulaziz Center for Knowledge and Culture by Snøhetta June 27th, 2008 Construction has begun in Saudi Arabia on the King Abdulaziz Centre for Knowledge and Culture by Norwegian architects Snøhetta (via Bustler via Dezain). The centre, commissioned by Saudi oil giant Aramco and designed to “reflect the history of oil in Saudi Arabia” - will incorporate a museum, library, theatre and cinema...