Open side-bar Menu
 ArchShowcase

Author Archive

JUMP 1(FAST FORWARD) by Ayhan Güneri Architects

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: Ayhan Güneri Architects

Branch training shoes are exhibited in the first showroom of the jump showroom complex. It is prepared with a mode expressing the manufacture methods such as the dynamic form of the training shoes, high injection technologies used in the production phase, and so forth. It is equipped with SMD LED, one of the high technology products, is endeavored to reflect the dynamism of the training shoes (as object) becoming a source of inspiration with specially designed graphic design backgrounds and motion offered by these systems. On the floor covering, sequential code of self leveling epoxy, there are dynamic catchword which surrounds all sides such as dynamic training shoes. Corian furniture, inject printing backgrounds, etc are among other materials featuring themselves.

Image Courtesy © Ayhan Güneri Architects

Image Courtesy © Ayhan Güneri Architects

Bamiyan Cultural Centre in Afghanistan by Formosis building studio

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: Formosis building studio

Human habitation in Afghanistan dates back to the Middle Paleolithic Era, and the country’s strategic location along the Silk Road connected it to the cultures of the Middle East, Central Asia, and South Asia. Through the ages the land has been home to various peoples and witnessed many military campaigns, notably by Alexander the Great, Arab Muslims, Genghis Khan, and in the modern-era by Western powers. The land also served as a source from which the Kushans, Hephthalites, Samanids, Ghaznavids, Ghorids, Khiljis, Mughals, Durranis, and others have risen to form major empires.

Image Courtesy © Formosis building studio

Image Courtesy © Formosis building studio

(more…)

‘Ventura’ Evening Hill, Poole in England by David James Architects & Associates Ltd

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: David James Architects & Associates Ltd

Poole harbour in Southern England is the second largest natural harbour in the world, with residences benefiting from views of this specular waterway being particularly sought after. The site faces southwest on a steep slope with views from the first and second floors.

Image Courtesy © David James Architects & Associates Ltd

Image Courtesy © David James Architects & Associates Ltd

(more…)

Alvega Canoeing Center in Abrantes, Portugal by ateliermob – Arquitectura

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: ateliermob – Arquitectura 

With the same area and volume of the previous building, the new Canoeing Center is also located at the river beach of Alvega. Its proximity to the Tagus river, in a regularly flooded area during the winter, determined its position, raised above ground level – increasing the ground permeability –, and the coating of its walls, with a solution of black recycled plastic profiles, able to resist the impact of objects that might be dragged by the river, being permeable to the water flow simultaneously.

Image Courtesy © Francisco Nogueira

Image Courtesy © Francisco Nogueira

  • Architects: ateliermob – Arquitectura, Design e Urbanismo, lda
  • Project: Alvega Canoeing Center
  • Location: Alvega, Abrantes, Portugal
  • Photography: Francisco Nogueira
  • Software used: ProgeCAD
  • Design team: Andreia Salavessa, Tiago Mota Saraiva, Vera João, Ana Luísa Cunha, Rita Aguiar Rodrigues, Carine Pimenta, João Afonso Almeida, Mariana Simões, João Torres, Sophia Walk
  • Client: Câmara Municipal de Abrantes
  • Structure: Betar – José Pedro Venâncio, Maria do Carmo Vieira
  • Area: 320 m2
  • Project year: 2010

(more…)

Grüne Welle in Vienna, Austria by SUPERBLOCK

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: SUPERBLOCK

Our cities are growing, and their limits are increasingly expanding. The project “GrüneWelle” (“Green Wave”) of architects SUPERBLOCK and housing developer WBV GÖD is now completed, featuring an exemplary residential complex on the periphery of Vienna – between the city and the countryside – in which it could gain the first prize in the developer competition 2010. The urban “village-green” arrangement and functional density of this subsidised housing development strengthens neighborly ties, whereas its typological diversity promotes cross-generational and social mixing between residents.

Image Courtesy © Hertha Hurnaus

Image Courtesy © Hertha Hurnaus

  • Architects: SUPERBLOCK
  • Project: Grüne Welle
  • Location: 1210 Vienna, Gerasdorferstrasse 149
  • Photography: Hertha Hurnaus
  • Period:
    • Start of construction april 2012
    • Completion febuary 2014
  • Developer: WBV GÖD Wohnbauvereinigung der Gewerkschaft Öffentlicher Dienst Gemeinnützige Gesellschaft

(more…)

Therapeutic community in Arenys de Mar, Spain by MiAS Architects

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Article source: 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 © MiAS Architects

Image Courtesy © MiAS Architects

  • Architects: MiAS Architects
  • Project: Therapeutic community in Arenys
  • Location: Arenys de Munt – Barcelona, Spain
  • 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 €

(more…)

Nestlé Waters Beirut Headquarters by Bernard Mallat Architects

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Article source: Bernard Mallat Architects

The Nestlé Waters’offices & warehouse are located on a lot near the Beirut River. It is a project intended to function as a logistical platform for the company; a head office that doubles up as a primary storage and distribution site.

The scheme yields to the highly functional aspect of the warehouse by letting the vehicle path and turning radii carve its mass and produce a volume that maximizes size without losing efficiency. The office block acknowledges the importance of uninterrupted flow & sits atop the warehouse cantilevering above the access and creating a grand gate for the ubiquitous delivery truck.

Image Courtesy © Ieva Saudargaite

Image Courtesy © Ieva Saudargaite

  • Architects: Bernard Mallat Architects
  • Project: Nestlé Waters Beirut Headquarters
  • Location: Beirut, Lebanon
  • Photography: Ieva Saudargaite
  • Client: Venture Group – Rabih Saba
  • Year: 2014
  • Site area: 7488m²
  • Built area: 5500m²
  • Structural material: Reinforced concrete – Precast & cast in place, circular steel columns

(more…)

CASA CF in Azuay, Ecuador by Christian Calle Figueroa

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Article source: Christian Calle Figueroa

CF house arises from a commission in which the traditional features of a country house in Ecuador were requested: porch, grill, low permeable bedrooms and an attic, additionally it was required not to use wood in the structure. The project budget was very limited for the size of the house, which required the use of standard, economic construction materials.

Image Courtesy © Felipe Cobos Hermida

Image Courtesy © Felipe Cobos Hermida

  • Architects: Christian Calle Figueroa
  • Project: CASA CF
  • Location: Valle de Yunguilla, Azuay, Ecuador
  • Photography: Felipe Cobos Hermida
  • Year of manufacture: 2013
  • Construction  area: 192m2
  • Book value: USD 52.800,00
  • Price m2: USD 275,00
  • Collaborator: Mario Ulloa
  • Furniture: Juan Durán

(more…)

Five museums and a sports centre in Meishan, China by Rafael de La-Hoz

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Article source: Rafael de La-Hoz

Within the framework of a restricted architecture competition organised by the authorities of the Meishan city, Sichuan province, in the south of China, the Spanish architectural studio Rafael de La-Hoz, associated with the Chinese design institute ADRI-HIT (Architectural Design and Research Institute of Harbin Institute of Technology), wins the design competition to design a large leisure complex which includes five museums and a sports centre.

Image Courtesy © Rafael de La-Hoz

Image Courtesy © Rafael de La-Hoz

  • Architects: Rafael de La-Hoz
  • Project: Five museums and a sports centre
  • Location: Meishan, China

(more…)

Apartment Torres Blancas 2040 in Madrid, Spain by Hector Ruiz Velázquez

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Article source: Hector Ruiz Velázquez

Torres Blancas is an emblematic building by Spanish architect Javier Sáenz deOiza (1918-2000), located in Madrid. This 91 m2 apartment is situated in one of the top floors of the building.  It is a result of the subdivision of the original plans by Sáenz de Oiza, who contemplated 400m2 houses. In this space, the intervention of restructuring by architect Héctor Ruiz Velazquez seeks to recover the original organic essence of this building of great architectural quality in the interior of the apartment.

Image Courtesy © PEDRO MARTINEZ

Image Courtesy © PEDRO MARTINEZ

  • Architects: Hector Ruiz Velázquez
  • Project: Apartment Torres Blancas 2040
  • Location: Heart of Mary Street 3 Madrid Spain
  • Photography: PEDRO MARTINEZ
  • Date of Project: 2013-2014
  • Termination Date: 2013-2014
  • Lead time (months): Five Months
  • Quote from work (Euros): 80,000 euros
  • Actuating surface (m2): 91 m2

(more…)

GRAPHISOFT: ARCHICAD download 30-day FREE trial
Canon: CW910
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy