55 Blair Road by Ong&Ong

Ong&Ong created a light open living space for the house promoting the inside/outside. The restored traditional art deco style facade of the property envelops the new living space. The entire second floor in the main section of the house had been allocated for a master bedroom/study with a suite bathroom. To maintain the height of the second floor a mezzanine space was created to accommodate an additional guest bedroom. A main spiral staircase ascends to the attic, creating a circulation and Read more […]
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Homework for the Weekend

For this weekend we have something special… A survey! CoolBoom v.4 is on the way and that means changes! The general look will maintain the same, just some little chances here and there to update the blog. The most important chances are the ones we are asking you. So please take the survey and become an important part of the new CoolBoom! UPDATE The final votes are in! You will see the results on September 14.
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Method Headquarters by Garcia Tamjidi

Garcia Tamjidi designed the North American headquarters for Method located in San Francisco. Method is a retail company pioneer in environmentally sensitive domestic cleaning products. Reason why the office had to look “clean and fresh”. The open office design enhances communication and promotes teamwork for greater productivity. Read more […]
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Y House by SousaSantos Arquitectos

SousaSantos Arquitectos designed the Y House as a vision device in the medieval town of Obidos, Portugal. The design was focused in a system that rules the way the inhabitant sees the outside world and simultaneously the way the outside sees the dwellers. The big curved window creates a visual path that, like a camera traveling, reveal the image of the landscape. The idea of landscape as an image and its importance in the domestic living were the main design focus of this scheme. Via Read more […]
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