November 6, 2017
Architecture, architecture in china, DL atelier, galleries
the linear, geometric architecture implies a deliberate circulation plan, but instead, the architects created a serendipitous, labyrinth-like progression through the space.
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November 2, 2017
all, Architecture, architecture movies, Cultural, cultural buildings, extensions, galleries, Movies, New Mexico, other movies, renovations, SHoP Architects, USA
For the renovation of contemporary art gallery SITE Santa Fe, New York-based SHoP Architects has added a pair of pointed courtyards wrapped with diamond-patterned perforated aluminium. Read more
November 1, 2017
Architecture, architecture in australia, galleries, Interiors, Tato Architects
the two-story home contains a total living area of only 185 square meters, and follows current trends in experimental, residential architecture.
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October 30, 2017
Architecture, architecture in vietnam, galleries, Interiors, kientruc o, restaurant interiors
the interior combines the public space of a neighborhood restaurant with the privacy of a family home – located on the upper floors.
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October 29, 2017
Architecture, galleries, Interiors, prefabricated homes and buildings, spaces under 50 sqm
the project is a collaboration between the lumicene company and french architect christophe benichou.
The post lumishell, the prefab peanut-shaped dwelling, provides living space in harsh environments appeared first on designboom | architecture & d…
October 28, 2017
bike design, design, galleries, Norm Architects
to promote cycling culture in global cities, norm architects collaborates to create the copenhagen bike company, which premiers with three unique bicycles.
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October 27, 2017
Architecture, architecture in japan, galleries, hotel architecture and design, Interiors, Tato Architects
the building consists of a concrete shell that can easily adapt to house a variety of different functions.
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October 26, 2017
galleries, speaker design, technology, video
for the first time, urbanears brings excelling sound quality to living spaces with the highly technical yet intuitive ‘multiroom’ connected speakers.
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October 24, 2017
Architecture, architecture in london, architecture in the UK, foster and partners, galleries, Interiors
following michael r. bloomberg’s mission as a strong supporter of the arts, the architects have integrated artworks into the buildings’ design.
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October 23, 2017
design, galleries, MB&F, timepiece design, video
suspended above a frosted surface of color and micro-texture, the MB&F legacy machine split escapement’s balance wheel oscillates without any visible intake of energy.
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October 19, 2017
Architecture, architecture in miami, architecture in the US, galleries, skyscraper architecture and design, zaha hadid
the tower, which will climb to 62 floors, already boasts a striking exoskeleton that will eventually comprise close to 5,000 individual pieces.
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October 18, 2017
offering a sense of cultured luxury, the unique furnishings of the rossato ‘home’ collection marries hand-craftsmanship with elegant sculptural forms.
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October 17, 2017
Adaptive Reuse, all, Brasília, Brazil, Cultural, galleries, Interiors, renovations
Brazilian studio Debaixo do Bloco has stripped back the curved corner of a former hospital to create this art gallery in Brasília. Read more
October 16, 2017
A' design award and competition, Architecture, galleries
as just one of over 100 different sub-groups, we highlight winning projects of the A’ design award and competition’s 2017 architecture, building and structure design category.
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October 15, 2017
design, galleries, LDF london design festival 2017, simon hasan
at london design festival 2017, simon hasan presents his new collection of leather trays, the ‘wing’ table and the fourth generation of the ‘vase family’
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October 14, 2017
Architecture, architecture in austria, coop himmelb(l)au, galleries, Interiors
the building comprises two main components: a box-shaped plinth that can be used for events, and a two-storey exhibition area that floats above.
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June 15, 2017
Architecture, galleries, London Festival of Architecture 2017, zaha hadid
during london festival of architecture 2017, the ‘ZHA unbuilt’ exhibition is a rare insight into the continuous work and design development of zaha hadid architects.
The post ZHA unbuilt: zaha hadid architects’ unrealized, unpublished designs appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
June 11, 2017
design, factory visits, galleries, huawei, pantone
while ink technicians carefully blend pigments and color standard professionals scrutinize swatches, a fleet of incredibly elaborate machines mix dyes used for fabrics, and roll out sheet upon sheet of multicolored material.
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June 9, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, cultural buildings, frank lloyd wright, galleries, Guggenheim Museum, museums, New York, New York City, USA
Our week of celebrating the 150th anniversary of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth by examining his most important projects ends with the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum in New York, which he designed as a spiral ramp for viewing avant-garde ar…
June 8, 2017
Architecture, architecture in japan, galleries, Nendo
the masterplan seeks to revitalize the community for both residents and tourists, with new events space, leisure facilities, and information kiosks.
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June 3, 2017
all, Architecture, galleries, Japan, Japanese architecture, Offices, studios, white, Yoshihiro Kato Atelier
Oblong windows with pivoting glazing cut through the striking white walls of this minimal five-storey office block in Japan’s Aichi Prefecture, designed by local architects Yoshihiro Kato Atelier. Read more
June 2, 2017
all, Architecture, Coloured concrete, concrete, Cultural, david adjaye, galleries, museums, News, Texas, USA
The red concrete art museum that British architect David Adjaye designed for the Linda Pace Foundation is now under construction in San Antonio, Texas. Read more
June 2, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, extensions, galleries, Iwan Baan, MoMA, New York, News, renovations, USA
Diller Scofidio + Renfro has completed the first stage of its renovation of New York’s Museum of Modern Art, and has revealed details of its plans to extend into Jean Nouvel’s 53W53 residential tower. Read more
June 2, 2017
Architecture, architecture in brazil, galleries, Jean Nouvel, video
once complete, the 100 meter-tall building will contain two restaurants, a bar and caviar lounge, three swimming pools, a spa, and a fitness area.
The post jean nouvel plans to populate são paulo’s rosewood tower with trees and lush greenery appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 31, 2017
aires mateus, Architecture, architecture in portugal, galleries, Nelson Garrido
the project is not only defined by its monochromatic color scheme, but also by the dramatic apertures cut into its façades.
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May 31, 2017
BMW, concorso d’eleganza villa d’este, electric motorcycle and scooter design, galleries, Interviews, technology
edgar heinrich, head of design of BMW motorrad, discusses the ‘concept link’ and its electric urban mobility at concorso d’eleganza villa d’este 2017.
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May 30, 2017
design, galleries, giulio iacchetti / internoitaliano, milan design week 2017, salone del mobile milano 2017, video
highlighting italian craftsmanship, alf dafrè debuts furniture pieces in collaboration with designers; gordon guillaumier, giulio iacchetti, enrio cesana and carlo trevisani.
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May 29, 2017
BMW, car concept, car design, concorso d’eleganza villa d’este, galleries, Interviews, technology
at the world premier of the BMW ‘concept 8’ series, designboom interviewed adrian van hooydonk, senior VP of BMW group design, who discusses the car’s more sculptural and sophisticated design language.
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May 29, 2017
car design, concorso d’eleganza villa d’este, galleries, rolls-royce, technology
one year ago rolls-royce presented ‘vision next 100‘ concept to the world, it applied its coachbuilding heritage to inspire its future clientele. this vehicle envisaged a world of personal luxury mobility where new technologies would allow every rolls-royce to be designed in their owners’ image. such a vehicle would represent a personal, bespoke motor car […]
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May 28, 2017
Architecture, architecture in spain, galleries, Interior
with a historical structural canvas spanning centuries, architect anna noguera exposes the architectural history of a home with minimalist, raw materials.
The post anna noguera envisions a contemporary renovation for alemanys 5 appeared first on desig…
May 25, 2017
Architecture, architecture in new york, architecture in the US, david rockwell group, diller scofidio and renfro, galleries, video
currently under construction where the high line meets hudson yards, the institution is scheduled to open to the public in spring 2019.
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May 25, 2017
Architecture, architecture in japan, galleries, mount fuji architects studio, school architecture and design
located in tokaido, the school’s form and layout references the temples and shrines around in the quiet neighbohood.
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May 24, 2017
art, damien hirst, galleries, venice art biennale 2017, video
‘treasures from the wreck of the unbelievable ‘ is currently on show at palazzo grassi and punta della dogana. this is the first time that art collector françois pinault has designated both of his sites to one artist. see the installment of the centerpiece in the foyer of palazzo grassi, ‘demon with bowl’, a more than 18 meter tall sculpture.
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May 23, 2017
Architecture, architecture in israel, galleries, Interiors, pitsou kedem architects
the design team has united the home’s existing spaces, turning them from small individual rooms into a sequence of brightly lit, functional spaces.
The post pitsou kedem architects transforms old jaffa house into a ‘modern cave’ in israel appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 22, 2017
Architecture, architecture in portugal, ARX Portugal, galleries
using traditional local building techniques and materials, ARX portugal completes a new cultural and social center in costa nova transitional visitors from the city to the beach.
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May 21, 2017
Architecture, architecture in canada, galleries, Patkau Architects
the 56,000 square foot institution traces a visual record of british columbia from the late 18th century to the present day.
The post patkau architects elevates metal-clad audain art museum in whistler, canada appeared first on designboom | architectu…
May 21, 2017
Architecture, architecture in france, galleries
occupying an abandoned riverside barn, the residential renovation designed by antonin ziegler architecte preserves the existing structure and re-envisions the interior spaces.
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May 19, 2017
all, Architecture, Cultural, France, galleries, Provence, Public and leisure, renzo piano
Renzo Piano Building Workshop has completed the Château La Coste Art Gallery, a sunken exhibition space topped by sails, which is set among the grape vines of a winery in Aix-en-Provence, France. Read more
May 18, 2017
Architecture, galleries, OMA / rem koolhaas
the institution will attract the financial backing and the awareness needed for workers to buy back land, and develop a new economic and ecological model.
The post OMA-designed ‘white cube’ gallery in DR congo highlights the plight of plantation workers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
May 18, 2017
amanda levete architects / AL_A, Architecture, architecture in thailand, galleries
located within the former gardens of the british embassy, the 1.5 million square foot project features a seven-floor retail podium with a 27-storey hotel tower.
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