Archive for the ‘SketchUp’ Category
Sunday, August 12th, 2012
Article source: Pablo Anzilutti
The project is developed in a plot whose bottom coincides with the perimeter of closure of a private neighborhood and beyond the limit, extends sown fields, allowing having a broader vision of the surrounding landscape and also having more privacy in the rear. Coincidentally, the rear facade is oriented to the north, so the most private part would have the best orientation.
Image Courtesy Federico Cairoli
- Architects: Pablo Anzilutti
- Project: RA House
- Location: El Paso Country Club, Santa Fe, Argentina
- Engineers: Eng. Javier Perez / Eng. Ezequiel Rigiardi
- Area (m2): 225 m2 covered / partially covered 95 m2
- Project Year: 2009
- Year built: 2010-2012
- Photograph: Federico Cairoli
- Software used: AUTOCAD, SKETCH UP AND PHOTOSHOP
Friday, August 3rd, 2012
Article source: Leo A Daly
SAC Federal Credit Union, Nebraska’s largest credit union, selected international architecture, planning, engineering, interior design and program management firm LEO A DALY to provide design and engineering services for its new corporate headquarters campus in Papillion, Neb. LEO A DALY also provided site selection, programming and master planning services for the project over the past year.
SAC Federal Credit Union New Corporate Headquarters
- Architects: Leo A Daly
- Project: SAC Federal Credit Union New Corporate Headquarters
- Location: Papillion, Nebraska
- Software used: All architectural, structural, mechanical/plumbing, and electrical drawings were produced in Autodesk Revit. Civil engineering documents were done in AutoCAD Civil 3D. 3Dimensional design models were a combination of Google Sketchup 8 and 3Ds Max 2012.
Thursday, July 26th, 2012
Article source: VLK Architects
iProspect is a leading, global digital marketing agency. The existing iProspect office was located in the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards, and respect for that heritage was implemented into their new office space, situated in Fort Worth’s Cultural District. The design intertwines the familiar, historical elements of Fort Worth with the modern, high-tech industry that iProspect serves. The new space, previously a metal fabrication warehouse built in the 1950s, had plenty of existing character including concrete columns with graffiti and a few masonry partitions, which were incorporated into the design.
View looking in Commons area with Kitchen in background
- Architects: VLK Architects
- Project: iProspect – Fort Worth
- Location: Fort Worth, TX
- Software used: AutoCAD 2012, SketchUp Version 8 and the Kerkythea Rendering Program
Sunday, July 1st, 2012
Article source: Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
This New Orleans neighborhood library is comprised of two buildings joined together with the intention that they function as a whole. One building is a historically significant bungalow built as a residence in 1917, sited prominently on the corner of South Broad Street and Napoleon Avenue. The other building, built in 1993 specifically to function as a library, was home to the main reading room and stock areas. Both buildings were severely flooded by levee breaks attributed to Hurricane Katrina. The bungalow was salvaged and raised for future flood prevention, but the modern addition was deemed necessary for replacement by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA).
Image Courtesy Timothy Hursley
- Architects: Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
- Project: Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center
- Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
- Software used: majority of the design work done in AutoCAD and Sketch up. Some Rhino was used on the tail end of the project.
Friday, June 29th, 2012
Article source: Studio Arcadia Ego
The design solution for the apartment started from the need to modify the original project that included the execution of a partition wall in front of the entrance; this wall delimited the area deputed to food preparation closed by sliding glass doors and furniture provided with angular. This solution, however, prevented a rational distribution of the residence, having an area of 30 square meters, could contain only a small table and a sofa. The project, planned to greatly reduce the wall of the kitchen until it becomes a shoulder retaining wall system of open living space which becomes a distinctive design element.
View of the dining area from the entrance of the apartment
- Architects: Studio Arcadia Ego
- Project: Abitare il sottotetto
- Location: Milan, Italy
- Software used: AutoCAD LT 2012 for 2D drawings, Sketch-up for 3D and Artlantis for renderings. The perspective is a handmade drawing done by the architect.
Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
Article source: 314 Architecture Studio
This building is located at the suburbs of Athens in the area next to the golf court in Glyfada, andconsists of three one floor apartments of 250m2 each.
Each apartment has two small and one master bedroom. Inside the building there is an atrium that provides light to secondary areas of the apartments whilealso working as a funnel exit for warm air energy consumption in the summer months.
- Architects: 314 Architecture Studio
- Project: H2 Residence
- Location: Athens, Greece
- Total area: 750m2 plot area 1000m2
- Software used: Autocad and the 3d sketch up with a rendering plug in and the photoshop
Sunday, June 24th, 2012
Article source: Moon Hoon
When I was a high school student, I had a friend of slight build who always used to carry the Book of Changes with him and was interested in Korean traditional classical music. He was faithful in his religious life, at the same time full of curiosity about the secular world and always paced around restlessly. One day after 20 years, he called me out of the blue. He had in the meantime become a veterinarian and wished to move to India a few years later to lead his own life. After getting together with him for a chat over a drink a couple of times he asked me to design a house where he, his wife and her parents would live together. He wanted me to build an inner court and madang where he could raise animals, as well as a prayer room.
Image Courtesy Kim Yong Kwan
- Architects: Moon Hoon
- Project: S-Mahal
- Location: 109-2 Daesim_ri, Yangseo-myeon, Yangpyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
- Design Team: Kim Suki, Lee Kyong Ho, Kam dong ho, Park Jung Mok
- Client: Son Dae Ho
- Completion Date: March 2007
- Total Site Area: 741.00M2
- Total Floor Area: 147.12M2
- Construction: Reinforced Concrete
- Material: exterior/ Sprayed Paint, waterproof curtain; Interior/ wood flooring, wall paper
- Photography: Kim Yong Kwan, Monthly Homeliving&Style: Park Chan Woo
- Software used: AutoCAD and SketchUP
Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
Article source: Ramirez-Gonzalez Studio, PSC
Proposed by Ramirez-Gonzalez Studio architecture firm, the ECO-Sport Facility is a novel design, which accomplishes the re-engineering of the typical basketball court architecture in Puerto Rico into a sustainable building. The concept was based on the firm’s own philosophy by conceiving ‘Architecture as an Adapted Product’ which permits the project architects to improve the structure environmental output within cost-efficiency parameters from early stages of the design development.
- Architects: Ramirez-Gonzalez Studio, PSC
- Project: ECO-Sport Facility
- Location: Puerto Rico
- Design Team: Emmanuel Ramirez, AIA (principal) and Wilfredo Mendez, AIT
- Cost: 320,000 USD
- Status: Preliminary Development
- Software used: AutoCAD & SketchUp
Friday, June 15th, 2012
Article source: Casanova+ Hernandez Architects
The project “Black & White Twins” experiments with the spatial and visual integration of compact collective housing solutions in the new exclusive urban development of Blaricummermeent, which is mainly formed by single-family houses and villas. The twin buildings provide affordable apartments within small-scale housing blocks, four levels high, minimizing the footprint of the intervention, the volume of the buildings and therefore their physical impact in the residential area.
Image Courtesy Christian Richters
- Architects: Casanova+ Hernandez Architects
- Project: A054 Dwellings Blaricummermeent
- Location: Blaricum, The Netherlands
- Programme: 29 Apartments
- Client: Blauwhoed Eurowoningen
- Project By: casanova + hernandez architects
- Main Architects: Helena Casanova, Jesus Hernandez
- Main Responsible For The Development: Thomas Been
- Design Team: Robert Taapken, Rutger Huiberts, Marta Marotta, Isabel Illanes Yerón, Robbert van de Straat, Pablo Viña
- Software used: Autocad, Skechtup and Photshop.
Wednesday, June 13th, 2012
Article source: Jean Verville Architecte
In downtown Montreal, a loft for an artist who collects contemporary art and design objects is intended to be a tribute to creativity. Architect Jean Verville designed this unusual interior, which is both playfully colourful and sometimes a calm, peaceful white.
To satisfy a client who wants his home life to stimulate creativity and lead him to explore new avenues of work, Verville offers an environment that distils the essence of its owner. Using minimal interventions and simple materials, the architect awakens the senses and blurs the perception of the space.
- Architects: Jean Verville Architecte
- Project: Prismatic Colours
- Location: Montreal, Canada
- Typology: Dwelling (loft)
- Area: 1400 square feet
- Year designed: 2011
- Year built: 2011
- Colours and finishes: M.F.B.B.
- Architectural cabinetmaker: Pierre Daigle
- Upholsterer: Salomon Del-Cid
- Acrylic mirrors: Judith Lamour
- Software used: Hand drawing, sketchup and autocad — with a very strong surveillance and coordination of work site.