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Piedmont Residence in Western North Carolina by Carlton Architecture + DesignBuild

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Article source: Carlton Architecture + DesignBuild

Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the residence lies along the southern edge of a hillside overlooking a mountain lake and expansive views beyond. The design of the home sought to sensitively root and connect it to its place, enhancing the owners’ ability to experience all aspects of the land and the home together.

Guest suite and cantilevered study area above the garage, Image Courtesy © Carlton Architecture + DesignBuild

  • Architects: Carlton Architecture + DesignBuild
  • Project: Piedmont Residence
  • Location: Western North Carolina, U.S.A
  • Structural Engineer: Rod Hudgins
  • Landscape Architect: LaQuatra Bonci Associates

Court-housing Cortinghborg Groningen in The Netherlands by Architecten|en|en

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Article source: Architecten|en|en

On a former sports field within the ring road of the Dutch town of Groningen, a new residential district is being realised by creating a ‘scenery landscape’. This plan achieves the coherence and transition between the ‘garden vilage’ De Oude Hoogte and the industrial area on the northern side of the ring road. The division into sequential living atmospheres provides a varied range of housing typologies.

Image Courtesy © BASE Photography

  • Architects: Architecten|en|en
  • Project: Court-housing Cortinghborg Groningen
  • Location: Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Photography: BASE Photography
  • Client: De Huismeesters
  • Project year: 2003 – 2013

Living Tomorrow in Amsterdam, Netherlands by UN Studio

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Article source: UN Studio

The Living Tomorrow pavilion is situated in Amsterdam South-East, where it occupies an exceptional position because of its small-scaled measurements. The layout of the building functions as a basis for the different innovative concepts and technologies adjusted to the recent developments during the next 5 years.

Image Courtesy © UN Studio

  • Architects: UN Studio
  • Project: Living Tomorrow
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Program: Showroom pavilion – Demonstration lab (House of the future, event space, auditorium, business department of the future, the future office, lounges)
  • Building area: 4.000 m²
  • Building volume: 45 x 21 x 33 m
  • Client: Living Tomorrow, Vilvoorde
  • Gross floor surface: 3.500 m²
  • Volume: 32.000 m³

Design

  • UN Studio: Ben van Berkel with Igor Kebel, Aad Krom, Martin Kuitert, Markus Berger

Villeneuve-Saint-Georges Hospital in France by Atelier d’architecture Michel Rémon

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Article source: Atelier d’architecture Michel Rémon

Perched on the hilltop overlooking the town, the Villeneuve-Saint-Georges hospital project a reassuring presence. The Michel REMON architecture firm, commissioned to build the Women and children’s Wing of the Hospital, reconfigured the current block tower block by enhancing its tenous footing on the slope thanks to the new building.

Image Courtesy © Atelier d’architecture Michel Rémon

  • Architects: Atelier d’architecture Michel Rémon
  • Project: Villeneuve-Saint-Georges Hospital
  • Location: France
  • Area: 16,700 mq new floor area – 17,800 mq restored floor area
  • Engineering consultants: Egis Bâtiments, engineering
  • Lighting designer: Coup d’éclat (Yves Adrien)
  • Acoustics: Impédance
  • Geotechnical engineering consultant: Fugro
  • Completion: 2013

Can Zariquiey Clinic in Barcelona, Spain by Josep Mias Architects

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Article source: Josep Mias Architects

Previously, this health facility complex consisted in a main building, and two auxiliary buildings apart from the first.

The proposal links both auxiliary pre-existing buildings maintaining its use as a workshop in the ground floor and adding rooms in the first floor. Thus, a single L-shaped geometry dialogues with the main building. Between both shapes a patio is defined as a relation space and the main outdoor space of the complex.

Image Courtesy © ADRI+Ç GOULA

  • Architects: Josep Mias Architects
  • Project: Can Zariquiey Clinic
  • Location: Barcelona, Spain
  • Photography: ADRI+Ç GOULA
  • Collaborators: Adriana Porta,Silvia Brandi, Carles Bou (technical advisor),  Fausto Raposo, Daniel Montes, Nuno Marques, Sebastián de Iruarrizaga, Alfonso Abé, Christian Giovanetti, Giovanni Galdieri, Gabriele Mura, Laura Pomesano,Federico Licini,Marc Subirana
  • Consultors: Structures (BOMA, Anabel Lázaro), engineering (PROISOTEC, Josep Masachs)
  • Type: Health facility (winner project in a competition)
  • Completion: 2012
  • Client: Private – CTM, Comunitat Terapèutica del Maresme
  • Size: 720 +1000 m²
  • Budget: <1M €

A SOUTH AFRICAN HOME FOR ART in GROENKLOOF, PRETORIA by MELLET & HUMAN ARCHITECTS

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Article source: MELLET & HUMAN ARCHITECTS

Mellet & Human Architects, based in Pretoria, received awards of Merit and Excellence from the South African Institute of Architects in 2012 for the design of “A South African Home for Art” situated inGroenkloof. Recently the office was in Dubai to receive a prestigious African Property Award for the design. This award for Best Architecture Single Residence South Africa, forms part of the global International Property Awards, the world’s richest competition when measured by the value of projects entered.

Image Courtesy © MELLET & HUMAN ARCHITECTS

Onion Skin by Olivier Ratsi

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Article source: Olivier Ratsi

Onion Skin is a new immersive installation by Olivier Ratsi, an artist on the ANTIVJ visual label.

The first stage in the Echolyse project, which will give birth to several variations around the same concept, Onion Skin is made up of a physical dimension – a module of two walls, positioned at right angles – augmented by a projection and a 5.1 sound broadcast.

Image Courtesy © Onion Skin-Ratsi-ANTIVJ

  • Architects: Olivier Ratsi
  • Project: Onion Skin
  • Photography: Onion Skin-Ratsi-ANTIVJ
  • Software used: Adobe After Effects

Natural Resources Defense Council Office in Chicago by Studio Gang Architects

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Article source: Studio Gang Architects

Receives World’s First Living Building Challenge Certification for Tenant Retrofit

Studio Gang Architects announces the completion of the Natural Resources Defense Council’s new Midwest Office, a project that raises the bar for sustainable spaces in Chicago and across the nation. In addition to its LEED Platinum rating, the new NRDC office is the first project of its kind to meet the Living Building Challenge, a rigorous certification program that exceeds the environmental standards of the LEED system.

Image Courtesy © Studio Gang Architects

  • Architects: Studio Gang Architects
  • Project: Natural Resources Defense Council Office
  • Location: Chicago, United States
  • Software used: AutoCAD & Adobe Creative Suite

ATRIUM amras in Innsbruck, Austria by Zechner & Zechner ZT GmbH

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Article source: Zechner & Zechner ZT GmbH

The brief was to plan an office building with low energy consumption on the periphery of Innsbruck. The site operates as a gate to the city, due to its proximity to the Innsbruck Ost transport hub.

Image Courtesy © Thilo Härdtlein, München

  • Architects: Zechner & Zechner ZT GmbH
  • Project: ATRIUM amras
  • Location: Innsbruck, Austria
  • Photography: Thilo Härdtlein, München
  • Client: ATRIUM amras GmbH, Hans Bodner BaugesmbH, Kufstein
  • Structural engineer: ZSZ Ingenieure, Innsbruck
  • Building equipment (HVAC, Electric): Ingenieurbüro Kainz PlanungsgesmbH., Innsbruck
  • Lighting design: Lichtdesign Gratzel, Innsbruck
  • Building physics: Spektrum, Dornbirn
  • Fire protection concept: IBS, Innsbruck
  • General contractor: Hans Bodner BaugesmbH, Kufstein

Miss Dimanche Headquarters in Corlu, Turkey by Plan 9 Architecture

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Article source: Plan 9 Architecture

Miss Dimanche is a new local woman fashion brand which describe itself “modern and local”. The brand is pretty new and they wants to make design a HQ building from Plan 9 Architecture. The area is located in Corlu which is a town in the north west part of Turkey. The brand owners also wants a showroom for to reachable every time close to HQ’s. Thats why the idea is appear. The building is designed two neighbor and circulated blocks which they are offices and showroom.

Image Courtesy © Plan 9 Architecture

  • Architects: Plan 9 Architecture
  • Project: Miss Dimanche Headquarters
  • Location: Corlu, Turkey
  • Software used: Autocad, 3D s Max, Adobe Photoshop 
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