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Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.

LD 2 COUNTRY HOUSE in Moscow Oblast, Russia by DNK ag

 
December 2nd, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: DNK ag

The house and surrounding landscape form one strong unit. The terrace overhangs the pond. Garage and maintenance building are constructed as a hill with a park above. The hill conceals terrace from the road. All the inner house facades are made from water resistant and super strong merbau wood. The outer contour is a frame of Jurassic stone (!!!!).Windows are equipped with extendable wooden jalousie. They allow light through and give sense of privacy at the same time. The interior is the same color scheme as the facade: red wooden and grey-beige stone shades. The architects developed interior and construction parts, starting from the door knobs to magnificent dominate staircase. The upper light fixtures open the interior to sun beams.

Image Courtesy © Alex Naroditsky

Image Courtesy © Alex Naroditsky

  • Architects: DNK ag
  • Project: LD 2 COUNTRY HOUSE
  • Location: Moscow Oblast, Russia
  • Photography: Alex Naroditsky
  • Gross Built Area (square meters or square foot): 1200 m2
  • Completion Year: 2011

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Zushi Barangaroo in New South Wales, Australia by Koichi Takada Architects

 
December 2nd, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Koichi Takada Architects

The evolution of Sydney’s one of a kind Barangaroo precinct into the city’s hottest new dining destination continues as Zushi opened the doors to its latest restaurant offering, designed by Koichi Takada Architects, arguably one of Australia’s most celebrated architecture practices winning multiple Australian and international architectural and interior design competitions and awards in recent years.

Image Courtesy © Tom Ferguson

Image Courtesy © Tom Ferguson

  • Architects: Koichi Takada Architects
  • Project: Zushi Barangaroo
  • Location: BarangarooNew South Wales, Australia
  • Photography: Tom Ferguson and Lauren Bamford
  • Client: Zushi Group
  • Lessor: Lendlease
  • Builder: Wyatt Projects
  • Structural Engineer: Partridge Structural Engineers
  • Kitchen Consultant: Sangster Design
  • PCA: McKenzie Group
  • Total floor area: 165 m2 (internal + kitchen 53 m2, external dining 112 m2)

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Sunshine Beach House in Queensland, Australia by Shaun Lockyer Architects

 
December 2nd, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Shaun Lockyer Architects

The Sunshine Beach House explores the coastal aesthetic through the use of greying timbers and natural materials in a bold, but equally eclectic, architectural expression. The house is planned around a sequence of courtyards (north and south) that offer a very comfortable year-round lifestyle. Built by Wade Jenner (who along with his wife Claire is also the owner), this project afforded us a wonderful opportunity to develop and craft ideas we’ve had for a long time with someone who trusted us enough to make them real.

Image Courtesy © SB Photo

Image Courtesy © SB Photo

  • Architects: Shaun Lockyer Architects
  • Project: Sunshine Beach House
  • Location: Queensland, Australia
  • Photography: SB Photo

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De Verkenner in Utrecht, Netherlands by Mei architects and planners

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Mei architects and planners

Unique ‘Arts and Crafts’ facade for residential tower De Verkenner

A new residential tower completed on Churchilllaan in Kanaleneiland, Utrecht, will give a big impetus to the development of this typical post-war reconstruction district. The new 50-metre-tall building, designed by Mei architects and planners, acts as a gatekeeper to Kanaleneiland. The tower contains a mixed programme of housing: 71 private sector rental dwellings in the upper portion, 15 dwellings for autistic youths, and 9 live-work units in the base of the building.

Image Courtesy © Jeroen Musch

Image Courtesy © Jeroen Musch

  • Architects: Mei architects and planners
  • Project: De Verkenner
  • Location: Al-Masoedilaan 2-142, Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Photography: Jeroen Musch, Ossip van Duivenbode
  • Software used: AutoCad
  • Team Mei: Robert Winkel, Menno van der Woude, Robert Platje, Michiel van Loon, Reinoud van der Zijde, Roy Wijte, Jelena Radonjic
  • Client: Mitros, Utrecht
  • Construction: Era Contour
  • Structural engineer: PBT, Delft
  • Building Physics: Peutz
  • Fire safety: Peutz
  • Cost consultant: Basalt Bouwadvies
  • Realization: Oct 2014 – Apr 2016

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CMS Group headquarters in Kiev, Ukraine by FILD

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: FILD 

СMS Group (Creative Marketing Solutions Group) the largest advertising holding company in Ukraine providing full range of advertising services. CMS Group (former Tabasco Group) started in 2006 when Alexander Gorlov – managing partner of the group, established creative agency Tabasco.

Image Courtesy © Andrey Bezuglov

Image Courtesy © Andrey Bezuglov

  • Architects: FILD
  • Project: CMS Group headquarters
  • Location: Kiev, Ukraine, Olimpiysky business centre
  • Photography: Andrey Bezuglov
  • Client: CMS Group
  • Designer/Project Coordinator: Dan Vakhrameyev
  • Function: CMS Group headquarters
  • Dimension: 355 sq.m
  • Completion date: July 2016

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Headquarters Cualtis in Madrid, Spain by DENORTE PROJECT MANAGEMENT

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: DENORTE PROJECT MANAGEMENT 

Denorte Prologue

A building raises all complexity from the idea above the look.

The lines, size or closeness to people that walk around.

It is impossible to notice the volume, magnitude and so seeing it like a symbol.

Image Courtesy © David Frutos

Image Courtesy © David Frutos

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Bracketed Space House in Austin, Texas by Matt Fajkus Architecture

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sanjay Gangal

Article source: Matt Fajkus Architecture

Incorporating the site’s dynamic landscape into the daily life of its residents, the [Bracketed Space] House is designed as a meaningfully-framed procession through the property with nuanced natural lighting throughout. A continuous and jogging retaining wall from outside to inside embeds the structure below natural grade at the front with flush transitions at its rear facade. All indoor spaces open up to a courtyard which terraces down to the tree canopy, creating a readily visible and occupiable transitional space between man-made and nature.

Image Courtesy © Spaces & Faces Photography

Image Courtesy © Spaces & Faces Photography

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Skyhole in Shiga, Japan by ALPHAVILLE Architects Co.Ltd

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: ALPHAVILLE Architects Co.Ltd 

The building is an atelier and residence for a couple of painter and a designer. It is a  space to spend their whole day with their only son and will be used to regularly exhibit works as a gallery  and host a party. Therefore, the atelier and the residence will be used multi-dimensionally by shifting boundaries depending on usages. In order to house various activities, extra air volume and spatial intonation  were sought. By distorting the inside of one big volume, we searched for a vibrating space that responds to the weight of activities.

Image Courtesy © Yohei Sasakura

Image Courtesy © Yohei Sasakura

  • Architects: ALPHAVILLE Architects Co.Ltd
  • Project: Skyhole
  • Location: Shiga, Japan
  • Photography: Yohei Sasakura
  • Structural engineer: Takashi Manda (Takashi Manda Structural Design)
  • Structure system: Wood frame
  • Site area: 367.99 m2
  • Building area: 83.54 m2
  • Total floor area: 77.35 m2
  • Complete: 2014

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Silverhurst in Cape Town, South Africa by SAOTA

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: SAOTA 

This home is a contemporary reboot of the more classical architectural styles, surrounding it in one of Cape Town’s exclusive gated estates in the winelands suburb of Constantia. Set in a tailored parkland garden, the facade is Georgian inspired but the modern aspect of the look is driven by a dynamic of recessed and projecting panels and cubes that create courtyards and terraces that articulate and add interest to what is a highly organised shell. Inside, it’s no less organised but it becomes a story of sculpted space and secret luxury. VIVID Architects prepared the initial concept. SAOTA and ARRCC were then appointed to refine & develop the design and oversee the project to completion.

Image Courtesy © Wieland Gleich & SAOTA

Image Courtesy © Wieland Gleich & SAOTA

  • Architects: SAOTA (Stefan Antoni, Philip Olmesdahl & Gina Leinberger)
  • Project: Silverhurst
  • Location: Constantia, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Photography: Wieland Gleich & SAOTA
  • Interior Design: ARRCC (Mark Rielly & Tavia Pharaoh)
  • Completion Date: 2008

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Wooden house in Fischamend, Austria by ARCHITEKTI mikulaj &mikulajová

 
December 1st, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: ARCHITEKTI mikulaj &mikulajová 

The house is floating over a slightly steep land, with a beautiful view to the forest at the end of a small village in Lower Austria. The inner space of the house is organised around an atrium, that creates the core of the structure. This smart way of space arrangement allows the sun and the daylight to enter the spaces the whole day long and also offers interesting views to the garden and the inner courtyard from the rooms.

Image Courtesy © ARCHITEKTI mikulaj &mikulajová

Image Courtesy © ARCHITEKTI mikulaj &mikulajová

  • Architects: ARCHITEKTI mikulaj &mikulajová
  • Project: Wooden house
  • Location: Fischamend, Austria
  • Team: Andrea Ambrovičová, Juraj Mikulaj
  • Net Floor Area: 128 m2
  • Year: 2013 -14

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