H House

Wiel Arets Architects designed the house for a couple located in a leafy area of Maastricht. Project description: The clients are a dances and an actor, as well as landscape architects. Behind the site is a garden, which is occasionally opened to the public. The interior is primarily a single loft like space with a central mezzanine. Two smaller independent volumes – entrance and bathroom – are adjacent to this main volume. The position and shape of the house are defined by the terraces, Read more [...]
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GT Tower East

ArchitectenConsort designed the wave-like GT Tower East intended for parking, commercial functions and offices in Seoul, South Korea. Project description: The GT Tower East will form an architectural unit with the GT Tower West, yet to be built. With its elegantly undulating glass facade, the new high-rise brings a fascinating change to the angular architecture of the Korean capital. The form and positioning of the 130-metre-high building are the impressive result of the vision of the Read more [...]
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Duplex in Terrassa

Pepe Gascon Arquitectura refurbished a duplex attic apartment located in Terrassa, Barcelona. Project description: Refurbishment of a duplex attic apartment, whose floors were originally not connected. It is a rectangular, long, narrow and highly compartmentalised space, which called for unitary organisation with a sequential layout of spaces. This together with the furnishings designed made the longitudinal axis more dynamic along its length. Taking advantage of the magnificent views the Read more [...]
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St. Mary’s Primary School

smith+tracey Architects recently completed the architecture and interior design of St .Mary’s Primary School, Greensborough, Victoria. Project information: The philosophy of the design was drawn from the external environment of Greensborough; a leafy north eastern suburb of Melbourne. It was important for the interior to reflect the buildings surroundings, and create an engaging learning environment for the students of St Mary’s. Similarly, the architecture utilized the natural context Read more [...]
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Inkanta Design Store

NC-office designed the interior for this retail store located at the 1111 Building on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach. The space is defined by two walls which contain the display cases. The walls are inflected to engage the customer from the exterior and to provide an integrated display at the storefront. The kink within the walls increases the display surface area while at the same time making every portion of the store visible to the sales-person. The sales area is defined by stainless steel Read more [...]
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Tatami Japanese Restaurant

Jassim AIShehab designed the japanese restaurant located in the business district “downtown Kuwait” using the japanese tatami mats as design concept. The layout intended to utilize the building main facade for the restaurant seating and eliminate any distracting elements in that area; therefore, the sushi bar was placed on the opposite side of the facade and the kitchen was located behind it. The restaurant feature a mixture of materials and textures that were intended to be subtle and Read more [...]
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The Kendrick House

Studio B Architects designed this small three level property part of a Historic Lot Split in Aspen, Colorado. The Swiss style house has a floating stair linking them and also serves as a light shaft to the lower level with its open detailing and light. The public upper level is wrapped by a large walkway serving two decks and there is a spiral staircase from the rear deck that accesses the rooftop terrace. This walkway provides privacy for the house and acts as a roof for the entry into the Read more [...]
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