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House on the house in Shanghai, China by Wutopia Lab

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Article source: Wutopia Lab

House on the house used to be shanty above the slums. It was ruins contained whole family with 6 persons on the top of an 86 years history water tower. Architect decided to totally reconstruct the house base on left structure of water tower as meanwhile can’t change house contour according to the code. And the new house should be a complex system with different subsystem but influent each other in content and space with simple display.

Image Courtesy © HU Yijie, CreatAR Images (Ai Qing, Mao Yingchen)

  • Architects: Wutopia Lab
  • Project: House on the house
  • Location: Shanghai, China
  • Photography: HU Yijie, CreatAR Images (Ai Qing, Mao Yingchen)
  • Architect in charge: YU Ting
  • Design Team: XIA Murong, GE Yufei, WANG Suyu, LIU Qicai, YU Junfeng
  • EPC: PSA Associate
  • Floor Area: 39 m2
  • Project Year: 2015

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Xafix House in Aguascalientes, Mexico by LM ARKYLAB

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: LM ARKYLAB

The site is a regular 12×25 meters plot located in an elevated zone at the northwest side of Aguascalientes city, with an east front and having the privileged view to the Cerro del Muerto’s sunset in the backyard.

Image Courtesy © Oscar Hernández

  • Architects: LM ARKYLAB
  • Project: Xafix House
  • Location: Aguascalientes, Mexico
  • Photography: Oscar Hernández
  • Architect in charge: Luis Morán
  • Collaborators: Christian Mujica, Mauricio Rubalcava, Cynthia López, Giselle Maragued, Hugo Lamas, Elena González, Javier Calzada
  • Structural Design: José Ángel Ortiz Lozano
  • Materiality: Concrete, Steel, Glass, Wood
  • Completion: 2014

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Spazio Silos – The Contemporary Box in Venice, Italy by Enzo Berti

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: Enzo Berti

Spazio Silos is an interesting example of architectural redevelopment, restoration and enhancement of a particular cultural heritage: a new reinterpretation of the industrial archeology through Enzo Berti designer’s eyes, his experience and his personal style.
The building is made up of two historical “silos” in the area between Venice and Padua, realized during the 40s for a furniture factory, and completely inserted in the ancient roman land “centuriation”.

Image Courtesy © Enzo Berti

  • Architects: Enzo Berti
  • Project: Spazio Silos – The Contemporary Box
  • Location: Venice, Italy

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Summerhouse T in Stockholm, Sweden by KRUPINSKI/KRUPINSKA ARKITEKTER

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: KRUPINSKI/KRUPINSKA ARKITEKTER 

The small house is situated by a lake in the Stockholm archipelago, on a site that in the early 1900s was inhabited by a gardener. Plants and paved walls that were then organised still remain to a large extent today. For the last 25 years another garden interested family have used the old existing house as a summer home. The family, consisting of mother and two daughters, has grown in recent years when the two daughters have formed families on their own. That in turn has made more space necessary. One sister has renovated an existing guest house, while the other sister decided to build a new small house, Summerhouse T, for her family consisting of two adults and two children. The family formulated a program that included a kitchen, bathroom, dining area, living room, four beds and room for storage.  While municipal constraints did not allow a building that exceeded 40 m2.

Image Courtesy © Åke E:son Lindman

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Start-up Center & 50Plus Campus in Seoul, South Korea by Daniel Valle Architects

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: Daniel Valle Architects

MOBILITY MASTERPLAN

At the early twenty century Spanish urban planner Cerda believed that the steam tram would dominate the future of transportation in Barcelona and as such designed the “Ensanche”, an urban grid with a 45 degree angle block so that the tram could have enough clearance to turn.

Image Courtesy © Fran Mateos

  • Architects: Daniel Valle Architects (Daniel Valle, Irene R Vara, Yejun Pee, Sojung Noh, Iago Blanco)
  • Project: Start-up Center & 50Plus Campus
  • Location: Chandong, Seoul, South Korea
  • Visualization: Fran Mateos
  • Façade consultant: VS-A
  • Size: 16300 m2
  • Year: 2017

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Instant Red in Jiangsu, China by Wutopia Lab

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: Wutopia Lab 

The mission to the architect is quite clear, the sales center must be finished in one week including 2-day design, 5-day construction.

For the sake of building up the sales center quickly, using thin-walled light gauge steel structure with sandwich board and polycarbonate sheet as bounding system is the only choice for architect.

Image Courtesy © Shao Feng

  • Architects: Wutopia Lab (YU Ting, HUANG He)
  • Project: Instant Red
  • Location: Jiangsu, China
  • Photography: Shao Feng
  • Material: Light steel board, Sunlight panel
  • Structure: Light steel
  • Design Period: 2 days
  • Date: November, 2015

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Juniper House in Gotland, Sweden by MURMAN ARKITEKTER AB

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: MURMAN ARKITEKTER AB 

This house is more than a weekend cottage. This house is an experiment.

You approach it via a cul-de-sac that ends in a sheep fence towards the open moor.

There is a grove of high junipers and a couple of white plastered houses visible. Embedded in a glade 5 meters to the right lies Juniper House. The house is barely visible, like a mirror of its own surroundings.

Image Courtesy © Åke E-son Lindman

  • Architects: MURMAN ARKITEKTER AB (Ulla Alberts, Hans Murman architects SAR/MSA)
  • Project: Juniper House
  • Location: Katthammarsvik, Gotland, Sweden
  • Photography: Åke E-son Lindman
  • Client and builders: Ulla Alberts, Hans Murman
  • Area: 50 sqm
  • Facts: Built 2004-2007

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Trattoria Margarita in Yekaterinburg, Russia by LOdesigner

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: LOdesigner 

Restaurant of Italian cuisine Trattoria Margarita was opened in December 2016 in Yekaterinburg, Russia. According to the project of the architect – designer Lena Ostapova, laureate of the First prize for innovative spaces of restaurants “Premio Le 5 Stagioni 2015” Milan, 2015.

Image Courtesy © Askar Kabjan

  • Architects: LOdesigner
  • Project: Trattoria Margarita
  • Location: Yekaterinburg, Russia
  • Photography: Askar Kabjan
  • Author of the project:  Architect – designer Elena Ostapova

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TCH house in Aguascalientes, Mexico by LM ARKYLAB

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source:  LM ARKYLAB

The project is located in La Herradura a 60`s residential complex on the City of Aguascalientes, near the San Pedro River on the west side, this allows to have some rare vegetation with tree stands than the rest of the city.

Image Courtesy © Oscar Hernández

  • Architects: LM ARKYLAB
  • Project: TCH house
  • Location: Aguascalientes, Mexico
  • Photography: Oscar Hernández 
  • Architect in charge: Luis Morán
  • Collaborators: Mauricio Rubalcava, Andalucía Alvarez, Jorge Camarena, Cynthia López, Luis Silva, Edith Sánchez, Andrés López, Alessa de Alba, Ana Paula Chambón, Tania Jiménez.
  • Structural Design: Humberto López Romo
  • Completion: 2015

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Tree House in Yucatán, Mexico by Taller Estilo Arquitectura

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Article source: Taller Estilo Arquitectura

From the first visit to the site where the Tree House is located, three premises for the project were evident, “the permanence of an ancient Zapote tree, the need for more openness in the space, and to cause the least impact on the natural and built environments.”

Image Courtesy © Alberto Cáceres Centeno

  • Architects: Taller Estilo Arquitectura (Arq. Víctor Cruz Domínguez Arq. Atahualpa Hernández Salazar Arq. Luis Estrada Aguilar)
  • Project: Tree House
  • Location: Mérida, Yucatán, México
  • Photography: Alberto Cáceres Centeno
  • Collaborators: Arq. Silvia Eugenia Cuitún Coronado Arq. Pedro Manuel Quintal Ruz Arq. Andrea Matilde Marrufo Ruiz
  • Surface: 149 m2

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