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The Clinic in Shanghai, China by Hcreates

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Hcreates

The Clinic – by International Rehabilitation Specialists. The first of its kind in Shanghai, The Clinic, is a wellness, and rehabilitation center focusing on each person’s individual needs. The design aims to create an interior that overturns ones idea of the “sterile white walled” hospital environment. Raw materials of concrete, rustic wood, textured glass and industrial lighting have been used to create an intimate boutique style to the common spaces and treatment rooms. The minimalistic and natural finishes give suggestion to a spa interior to instill a feeling of relaxation and healing.

Image Courtesy © Seth Powers Photography

Image Courtesy © Seth Powers Photography

  • Architects: Hcreates
  • Project:The Clinic
  • Location: Jiashan Road, Shanghai, China
  • Photography: Seth Powers Photography
  • Software used: Autodesk, Revit
  • Graphic Design and Branding: NO BODY Visual Communication
  • Designer(s): Hannah Churchill
  • Design Year: March 2015

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Kloof Road House in South Africa by NICO VAN DER MEULEN

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: NICO VAN DER MEULEN 

Located at the foot of a nature reserve in Bedfordview, Johannesburg,Kloof Road House is the latest project by Nico van der Meulen Architects.  The client’s brief called for a family orientated home suitable for indoor/outdoor entertainment that maximizes the views to the north.   The result is a 1100m² sculptural piece of architecture that is an extreme transformation from the previously modest single story.

Image Courtesy © David Ross and Barend Roberts

Image Courtesy © David Ross and Barend Roberts

  • Architects: NICO VAN DER MEULEN 
  • Project: Kloof Road House
  • Location: Kloof, Town in South Africa
  • Photography: David Ross and Barend Roberts

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METRO DO PORTO in Oporto, Portugal by Eduardo Souto de Moura

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Eduardo Souto de Moura

The poet Pablo Neruda, when he was to receive the Nobel Prize, included in his speech of thanks a short quotation from Rimbaud: “…at dawn, armed with an ardent patience, we shall enter the splendid cities”.

Image Courtesy © Luís Ferreira Alves

Image Courtesy © Luís Ferreira Alves

  • Architects: Eduardo Souto de Moura
  • Project: METRO DO PORTO
  • Location: Oporto, Portugal
  • Photography: Luís Ferreira Alves
  • Project: 1997
  • Construction: 2005
  • Client: Metro do Porto
  • General contractor: Transmetro, S.A
  • Architectural Team       
    • Coordinator: Arq. Adriano Pimenta
    • Collaborators: Arq. André Campos, Arq. Ricardo Tedim, Arq. Eduardo Carrilho, Arq. Joana Pinho, José Carlos Mariano, Arq. Bernardo Durão, Arq. Diogo Crespo, Arq. Manuel Pais Vieira, Arq. Nuno Flores, Arq. Nuno Lopes, Arq. Tiago Coelho, Arq. Tiago Figueiredo, Aqr. Eduardo Pereira, Pedro Chimeno,  Soares da Costa – Gabinete de Projectos (more…)

Silver House in Zante Island, Greece by DWEK ARCHITECTURE + PARTNERS s.c./s.p.r.l.u.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: DWEK ARCHITECTURE + PARTNERS s.c./s.p.r.l.u.

Kefallinia. Cephalonia. The island was even described by Homer in ancient times. Its backbone culminates in a peak 1,628m high, in the midst of the Ionian Sea. Seen from the mainland, it surges out of the blue depths in an intense light, often coiffed with a veil of clouds. So when the opportunity arose to build a house facing this spectacle, the choice was obvious. The subject would of course be the island, framed by the house. From the initial sketches until its completion, the plans were developed around the view. From the terraces, the sitting room, the dining room, kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms, the living space was oriented towards this fascinating seascape, which the architecture emphasises, making it even more theatrical.

Image Courtesy © Serge Anton

Image Courtesy © Serge Anton

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Guesthouse Berge in Aschau im Chiemgau, Germany by Nils Holger Moormann GmbH

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Nils Holger Moormann GmbH 

The guesthouse berge is nestled in Aschau in Chiemgau, at the foot of the Kampenwand mountain and holds a unique charm. Those, who move into their quarters in berge, shouldn’t expect excessive luxury – but rather an inviting ambiance, natural materials, real art and a lot of attention to Detail. Almost all of the apartments are equipped with a small, but smart kitchen, which entices guests to don an apron. Because there’s no restaurant in berge.

Image Courtesy © Nils Holger Moormann GmbH

Image Courtesy © Nils Holger Moormann GmbH

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SURRY HILLS STUDIO in New South Wales, Australia by Luigi Rosselli Architects

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Luigi Rosselli Architects

The history of Surry Hills, with its rag trade sweat shops and brothels, was found in the walls of this run down four storey warehouse building once the paint was removed from its flaking walls.

Image Courtesy © Simon Kenny & Edward Birch

Image Courtesy © Simon Kenny & Edward Birch

  • Architects: Luigi Rosselli Architects
  • Project: SURRY HILLS STUDIO
  • Location: Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia
  • Photography:  Simon Kenny & Edward Birch
  • Design Architect: Luigi Rosselli & Simon Rosewell
  • Project Architect: Luigi Rosselli
  • Structural engineer: Rooney & Bye, Charles Blunt
  • Builder: KCJ Constructions
  • Joiner: A & S Joinery

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AL House in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by STUDIO ARTHUR CASAS

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: STUDIO ARTHUR CASAS

In Rio de Janeiro there is no choice: one has to celebrate the landscape and that is the case of Casa AL.  It is a project intimately conceived with a long time client and friend. Its conception started with the selection of the plot.

Image Courtesy © Fernando Guerra

Image Courtesy © Fernando Guerra

  • Architects: STUDIO ARTHUR CASAS
  • Project: AL House
  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Photography: Fernando Guerra
  • Author: Arthur Casas
  • Coauthors: Regiane Khristian, Marina Werfel and Renata Adoni.
  • CONTRACTOR: CMN
  • CONSULTANTS: Renata Tilli (landscape); Maneco Quinderé (lighting); Projest (structure); Noise (automation); PanoramAH (frames); Klinger ( work management)
  • PROJECT DATE: 2010 (more…)

Split House in East Sussex, England by Alma-nac – Collaborative Architecture

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Alma-nac – Collaborative Architecture 

Split House is a contemporary private house on a coastal hill top in Fairlight, Rother. The client, a couple well engaged with the local community,  wanted to build a through-life house that would engage with the surrounding landscape, with a construction process that would draw from the local trades.

Image Courtesy © Jack Hobhouse

Image Courtesy © Jack Hobhouse

  • Architects: Alma-nac – Collaborative Architecture
  • Project: Split House
  • Location: East Sussex, England
  • Photography: Jack Hobhouse
  • Client: Private
  • Commission: Competition
  • Project Completion: November 2014
  • Construction Cost: £775,000
  • Structural Engineers: Heyne Tillet Steel
  • Project engineer: Mark Goodbrand
  • Lighting design: Clementine Rodgers
  • Consultant team:  
    • Specialist Joinery  – Olly Adams
    • M&E – EEP

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FOUR HOUSES IN São Sebastião, Brazil by Studio Arthur Casas

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: Studio Arthur Casas

This condo is located in front of Baleia beach, sitting between a large rainforest reserve in the mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. These are weekend houses, with layouts that stimulate social interaction and blend spaces developed through diagonal relations.

Image Courtesy © Fernando Guerra

Image Courtesy © Fernando Guerra

  • Architects: Studio Arthur Casas
  • Project: FOUR HOUSES IN BALEIA BEACH
  • Location: Praia da Baleia, São Sebastião, Brasil
  • Photography: Fernando Guerra
  • Co-authors: Regiane Khristian, Flávia Castellan Milena Chieco e Renata Adoni
  • Contractor: GD8 ENGENHARIA
  • Consultants: Grau Engenharia (MPE Mechanical Electrical Plumbing); Gil Fialho (landscape); Lab Luz (lighting design); BK Engenharia (structural)
  • Project: 2008
  • Conclusion: 2012
  • Total Area: 2340m²
  • Suppliers: Snaldi (windows); Pantanal (stones); Parque SP (wooden floor); Palimanan (pool finishing); Kitchens (kitchen); Lumini (lighting); Nina Martinelli (facade)
  • Interior Design: Casual (sofa and coffee table – Arthur Casas); Casa Matriz (sofa); Dpot (Mole armchair); Interni (Vareta lamp); Tora Brasil (coffee table and dining table); Emporium Cortinas (futon and curtains); Arthur Decor (blinds); By Kamy (rug)

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Town Hall of Wilanów in Warsaw, Poland by KURYŁOWICZ & ASSOCIATES Sp. z o.o

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Article source: KURYŁOWICZ & ASSOCIATES Sp. z o.o 

The project of the Town Hall of Wilanów District of the Capital City of Warsaw that was completed and opened in December 2014 is a continuation of the architectural and urban concept by studio Kuryłowicz & Associates, chosen as a result of a competition organized by the Municipality of Wilanow, and the decision was taken in June 2000. The construction began in 2002, was interrupted during the open core and shell construction phase for approx. 10 years. It was resumed in 2012 with the participation of another contractor.

Image Courtesy © W.Krynski

Image Courtesy © W.Krynski

  • Architects: KURYŁOWICZ & ASSOCIATES Sp. z o.o 
  • Project: Town Hall of Wilanów
  • Location: Warsaw, Poland
  • Photography: W.Krynski
  • General Designer: Prof. dr hab. arch. Stefan Kuryłowicz , prof. dr hab. arch. Ewa Kuryłowicz
  • Lead architect: arch. Piotr Żabicki
  • Design team: Architects: Katarzyna Stawowa, Jacek Ciećwierz (conceptual design); Karolina Sroczyńska, Anna Śliwka; Piotr Kuczyński (inspecting architect)
  • Landscaping: MPRO Sp. z o.o (more…)
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