Weekend Links June 05

Cartoon by arch.Maaik Second edition of the Public Design Festival. Dezeen’s Top Ten Jewellery. Sea Pool by Jason Wingrove video. Tony Chambers talks to yatzer. Design dilemma: Decorating as a Renter. The Favela Painting project. Critical Practice created the installation Parade. Pawson triumphs as Design Museum Winner. D&DA Awards 2010 winners announced. Read more […]
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Conversion of the Museum of Art in Lodz

Wunderteam projected the interior for the main building of the Museum of Arts in Lodz, Poland, a 19th century middle-class palace. Here is the project description: The Museum of Art in Łódź has an avant-garde tradition. It contains 19th and 20th century art, at the same time being contained in an 19th century middle-class palace. In order to modernize the ground floor of the building and adapt it for new functions, it was necessary to pay respect both to the avant-garde tradition, as Read more […]
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The Nicholson Residence

MAC Interactive Architects recently completed the renovation of a 70’s brick house in Sydney, Australia. The original house was dark and cluttered with separate rooms for each function with no sense of flow. The architects adapted and modified the house to suit the changing needs of its long-standing owners. The interior was presented as a spatial design program within which the client can express themselves. Via Contemporist Read more […]
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Miravientos House

Architect Eduardo Trigo de Sousa designed, in collaboration with ComA Architecture and Design, a house marked by the nature in Palmela, Portugal. The house flows naturally soaked in the terrain and assumes, in the end, in the great living room window, it’s domination above the visitors. All circulations and social spaces leads to a private family patio, with a human scale design, protected by a pergola and neighbors walls. The basement serves for car parking. Photos Read more […]
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United Nude New York

United Nude opened a new store located on the chic Noho Street in New York across Herzog & de Meuron’s 40 Bond residential building. Here is the store concept: From injection molded shoes to high-end carbon fiber heels, United Nude is a brand founded on conceptual design, elegance and innovation. The characteristics of the brand’s products and DNA are evident in the design of the New York flagship store designed by Creative Director and architect Rem D Koolhaas. The store is a “dark-shop” Read more […]
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