Archive for the ‘Adobe’ Category
Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
Article source: Patano Studio Architecture
Initial site visits at the University of Idaho Pitkin Nursery revealed hoop houses, metal sheds and stacks of planter boxes. Beginning with the idea of a wood box floating on the undulating sea of the Palouse, the design team set out to stitch together the program, landscape and the materiality of Idaho forest products. The college wanted to extend their public outreach in addition to nursery research functions. The outstretched ramps and decks reach out to the landscape and invite the public and students to the building. The Sales Office was pulled through the wood screen as a way to express itself beyond the functions of classroom, offices, and social gathering. The weathering cedar wood screen that stands off the building was imagined as a modern western storefront. The repetition of stacked boxes was intriguing; we saw that as the piece that expressed the transition from working nursery to classroom. The cedar wood screen is the threshold element for faculty and students to step through the gap between the two elements; wood screen and black box.
Image Courtesy © Sozinho Imagery
- Architects: Patano Studio Architecture
- Project: REVELEY CLASSROOM BUILDING
- Location: Moscow, Idaho
- Photography: Sozinho Imagery
- Software used: Hand Sketching, Sketchup, AutoCAD, InDesign, and Photoshop
- Awards: 2014 AIA Idaho Honor Award, 2014 AIA Best Use of Idaho Wood Award, 2015 Green Building With Wood Award
- Area: 2,130 sqft
- Year: 2014
Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
Article source: Tomek Michalski
Tomek Michalski currently lives in Poland. He is at the senior year of Industrial Design at the Institute Design in Koszalin. However he claims that graphic design is his core passion. That’s why thanks to his studies his able to additionally improve his skills.
Image Courtesy © Tomek Michalski
- Architects: Tomek Michalski
- Project: Cabin in the forest
- Location: Poland
- Software used: 3ds max, Corona renderer and Adobe Photoshop
Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Article source: spamroom + johnpaulcoss
The design brief for this Berlin flat renovation, in the district of Moabit, not only included the challenge of sensitively updating an Altbau (early 1900’s), but included the added element of its charming small size – measuring just 21sqm.
Like many buildings of its era, the original layout of the flat had been two very small but separate rooms, presumably one of them being a kitchen, with a shared toilet located in an outbuilding downstairs. In an effort to modernise the flat a previous owner had substituted the former kitchen with a more convenient private bathroom. This had the added effect of unbalancing the overall proportions of living/sleeping/cooking/washing space in the flat.
Image Courtesy © spamroom + johnpaulcoss
- Architects: spamroom + johnpaulcoss
- Project: Micro-apartment in Berlin
- Location: Stephanstr. 23, 10559 Berlin
- Software used: Vectorworks, Sketchup and Photoshop
- Completion: March 2015
- Building team:
Saturday, May 9th, 2015
Article source: Groundplans, Ltd.
For the past 10 years I had the honor of working for the family in Rye, NY that owns a Frank Lloyd Wright house. It is through their architect, Emanuela Magnusson of EFM Design that I have had this privilege.
Image Courtesy © Groundplans, Ltd.
- Architects: Groundplans, Ltd.
- Project: Making carpets for a Frank Lloyd Wright house
- Location: Rye City, New York, US
- Software used: Illustrator
Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Article source: TAAV Arquitectos
The building is located within a manufacturing plant, in that context; it situates a testing laboratory and an exhibition space.
The design seeks to establish an emphasis between the new construction and the existing facilities. The result is a solid and sleek object that distinguishes from its spatial context by the use of a dynamic geometry.
Image Courtesy © Studio KM
- Architects: TAAV Arquitectos
- Project: Dickies Showroom
- Location: Parras de la Fuente, Mexico
- Photography: Studio KM
- Software used: AutoCAD, SketchUp, Arlantis, Photoshop and Illustrator
- Design Team: Aldo Villarreal, Mario Flores, Antonio Flores, Alfredo Lopez, Julio Ramirez
- Construction: Constructora CONCRETA
- Area: 110 square meters
- Project Year: 2014
Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
Article source: Bean Buro Architects
The Bean Buro Architects studio in Hong Kong takes a fresh approach to small work place design in a high density city. While being space efficient, the material palette is homey and relaxed, to contribute to the studio’s friendly approach to the workplace. This in turn allows for staff to be more productive and engage with each other in a collaborative manner.
Image Courtesy © Bean Buro
- Architects: Bean Buro Architects
- Project: Bean Buro Office
- Location: Unit 2803, 28/F 248 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
- Software used: Vectorworks, Rhino, Vray, Photoshop, Indesign, Dialux
- Contractor: Winsmart Contracting Co. Ltd.
- Area: 900sqft
Sunday, May 3rd, 2015
Article source: Selim Senin
The Calgary CMA is home to the second most corporate head offices in Canada among the country’s 800 largest corporations.Many employees are outside feels the need to use the computer.In a quiet environment outside the company must work (sending mail, prepare presentations, video conference etc).In case you can not reach the company immediately tries to deal with this in the corner cafe.Short-term is difficult to find a quiet environment.Come to work in this situation you can take care of business in the WORKING CLOUD single mini office.
Image Courtesy © Selim Senin
- Architects: Selim Senin
- Project: CALGARY WORKING CLOUD
- Location: Canada
- Software used: Autocad, Sketchup, Vray, Photoshop
Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
Article source: Sboev3 Architect
Architectural Studio Sboev3 Architect shared with us the project cottage «Roman-house», which will be built on a plot of land near St. Petersburg. In this house will be to live a family of 4-eh man.
Compositional techniques and concept forms used in the design process are not something new and special, because They are widely distributed in the architecture of individual dwellings European masters. Therefore, the main objective in the design process was the creation of a kind of compromise in the context of the ordinary, traditional building of cottage settlement.
Image Courtesy © Sboev3 Architect
- Architects: Sboev3 Architect
- Project: Roman-house
- Location: St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
- Software used: ArchiCAD, 3D Max, PS
Thursday, April 16th, 2015
Article source: 07BEACH
It started from the concept to make a Sushi restaurant that provides truly real Japanese Sushi made by highly skilled Sushi Chef.
Prioritizing guest’s higher satisfaction rather than achieving more seats, Removed the existing upstairs to make a high ceiling one-story, Composed only 8 counter seats main-building and a new-built annex. By separating the main-building and the annex by the pond, The annex private-room is emphasized its value as visible but inaccessible.
Image Courtesy © Hiroyuki Oki
- Architects: 07BEACH, Joe Chikamori
- Project: Sushi Restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City
- Location: District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
- Photography: Hiroyuki Oki
- Software used: Vectorworks, Renderworks, photoshop
- Constructor: 07BEACH+Nguyen Phung Duy Bao+Tran Ngoc Hai Duong(M&E)
- Floor area: 79.2sqm
- Year: 2014
Thursday, April 16th, 2015
Article source: Kariouk Associates
The site for this project is a remote, private lake beside which for more than seventy years existed a family’s cottage. When the land passed from mother to son, the decision was made to reinvigorate the home; ultimately, because the home had already reached such an advanced state of decay, it was decided to have it removed and to build a new cottage. For sentimental reasons, the new home was to be the exact dimensions of the former and it was to sit in the exact same location. Aside from those requirements though, a far more open spatial arrangement was desired. The cottage was only intended for three-season use (the Manhattan couple for whom this was being built intended to spend winters in warmer climates). The house design was simplified because significant insulation was not required, however, construction intentions were complicated by the fact that the remote location meant that the cost of labor “commuting” from the city would be extremely costly.
Image Courtesy © Photolux Studio/Christian Lalonde
- Architects: Kariouk Associates
- Project: Cross-Laminated-Timber Cottage
- Location: Ladysmith, Quebec
- Photography: Photolux Studio/Christian Lalonde
- Software used:Auto CAD and Photoshop
- DESIGNER: Paul duBellet Kariouk (Principal), Chris Davis (Senior Design Associate), David King, Sarah McMurtry, Adam Paquette (Design Associates)
- CLT CONSULTANT: Timmerman Timberworks
- STRUCTURAL ENGINEER: Moses Structural Engineers