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Japanese Cuisine Tokiwa / Fumihiko Sano Studio

Japanese Cuisine Tokiwa / Fumihiko Sano Studio

This project is a new store reopened by a chef who has been operating a Japanese restaurant in Ginza for about 20 years. The interior design is a Sukiya style to reflect the chef?s personal fondness of tea ceremonies. The entire area is divided into...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
DOJO Saigon / T3 ARCHITECTS

DOJO Saigon / T3 ARCHITECTS

T3 Architects just designed the first Dojo in Saigon (Vietnam). The project started with a good mix of cultures: " Dojo " is the Japanese name of the building which means that the building will be built with a certain of Japanese...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Carlo Ratti Associati Creates Mixed-Use Office with "Open Arms" for Paris

Carlo Ratti Associati Creates Mixed-Use Office with "Open Arms" for Paris

Carlo Ratti Associati (CRA) has designed a new, mixed-use office building in Paris called ILOW. Created with property development company Bouygues Immobilier, the project was made to act as a bridge between La Défense and the nearby social housing...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00


Villa BE / depaolidefranceschibaldan architetti

Villa BE / depaolidefranceschibaldan architetti

The building is brought by the aggregation of three volumes, all with a rectangular plan with the same planimetric proportions and easily recognizable from the outside.
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
House for Pottery Festival / Office for Environment Architecture

House for Pottery Festival / Office for Environment Architecture

This is a house and atelier for a pottery artist family, located along a traffic circle at a station in suburban Osaka. The site is narrow flag-shaped (a rectangular site with a pole-like narrow path), with 3m of frontage and a depth of 34m. There...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Future of Urbanism in China: How Can We Build a Livable City"

Future of Urbanism in China: How Can We Build a Livable City"

As we are entering 2021 after a year of anxiety and uncertainties, what are your expectation for our future" The UN75 survey reports that most people around the world hold greater optimism for the future: ?Globally, many more respondents...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
98 Front Apartments  / ODA New York

98 Front Apartments / ODA New York

98 Front Street is a 10 story 189,000 sqf ground-up mixed-use building in DUMBO Brooklyn. The property is bound by Adams street on the east, York Street on the south, Fleet Alley on the west, and Front Street on the north.
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Buffelsdrift Farm / SAOTA + Jaco Booyens Architect

Buffelsdrift Farm / SAOTA + Jaco Booyens Architect

The restoration of the ensemble of heritage buildings on Buffelsdrift, west of Ladismith in the arid Klein Karoo region of the Western Cape, by SAOTA and Jaco Booyens Architect, a specialist in clay buildings, recently won the gold medal at the...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00


Breitenbach Landscape Hotel 48° Nord / Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter + ASP Architecture

Breitenbach Landscape Hotel 48° Nord / Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter + ASP Architecture

Breitenbach Landscape Hotel proposes a holistic and a true ecotourism experience in Alsace, inspired by Scandinavian traditions and building on the region?s culinary, wellness, and nature opportunities.
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Pleonastic is Fantastic Restoration / AMAA - Collaborative Office For Research And Development

Pleonastic is Fantastic Restoration / AMAA - Collaborative Office For Research And Development

The tension between old and new find its realization in the pleonastic stairway ? object hanging in the balance within the space.  What is pleonastic is not strictly necessary. The stairway wasn?t necessary in the first place; neither was the strut...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Great Northern Clubhouse & Hotel / E+N Arkitektur

Great Northern Clubhouse & Hotel / E+N Arkitektur

The new golf course, Great Northern, is situated in the city of Kerteminde between the rolling countryside of the northeastern part of the Danish island, Funen. The project Great Northern covers a clubhouse and hotel apartments and is created based...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Parikrama House /  SPASM Design Architects

Parikrama House / SPASM Design Architects

Approached by a friend who represents a Minimal-window producer from Portugal, called PANORAMAH. We, were given the task of developing a sort of case study home, in the Murud region amidst a coconut grove. The windows being super high-tech and...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Battersea Arts Centre / Haworth Tompkins

Battersea Arts Centre / Haworth Tompkins

Architects Haworth Tompkins have completed a 12-year transformation of the Grade II* listed Battersea Arts Centre. Begun as an extended, improvisatory collaboration with artists, theatre producers and the local community, the entire former town hall...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00


Defining Spaces with Wood: Joinery in Brazilian Apartments

Defining Spaces with Wood: Joinery in Brazilian Apartments

Wood in architecture, when properly managed, is often associated with sustainability but also with a sense of comfort and coziness. Well-designed joinery can provide versatility and uniqueness to interior design, among so many other benefits.
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Reading Architecture: How "Looking" Becomes "Making" Through Techniques of Analysis

Reading Architecture: How "Looking" Becomes "Making" Through Techniques of Analy...

Architecture is never an accident. It is a carefully planned out scheme of patterns and styles that respond to natural surroundings, celebrate materiality, and/or are referential of stylistic movements throughout history- all a means of...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Hengqin International Financial Center / Aedas

Hengqin International Financial Center / Aedas

Aedas has recently completed the iconic 339-metres Hengqin International Financial Centre tower, which stands at the estuary of the Pearl River and overlooking Macau just across the waters. The spirally rising volume invokes the Chinese myth of...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
Assault on a Sacred Place

Assault on a Sacred Place

This article was originally published on Common Edge.
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
3XN and IttenBrechbühl Win International Competition to Design Wooden Tower in Lausanne, Switzerland

3XN and IttenBrechbühl Win International Competition to Design Wooden Tower in Lausanne, Switzerland

3XN and IttenBrechbühl have been selected to design Tilia Tower, an 85-meter-tall mixed-use wooden building that includes apartments, retail, and a hotel. Located in Lausanne, Switzerland, the project also encompasses the transformation and...
architecture - 2021-01-22 19:32:00
STL Architects Create Minimalist Design for Korean Museum of Urbanism and Architecture

STL Architects Create Minimalist Design for Korean Museum of Urbanism and Architecture

Architecture and urban planning studio STL Architects has created a design concept for the Korean Museum of Urbanism and Architecture in Sejong, South Korea. The team\'s minimalist approach features open, airy interiors and rectilinear building...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
50% Cloud Artists Lounge Restaurant / CCD

50% Cloud Artists Lounge Restaurant / CCD

The restaurant is situated in a building named "50%Cloud", which follows the design languages of red brick architectural complexes designed by Luo Xu while at the same time subtly incorporating Art Deco Style to maintain its own unique...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
Kauchuk Residential Towers  / Meganom

Kauchuk Residential Towers / Meganom

The three brick towers are a part of a new residential complex built on the site of the demolished Kauchuk factory. Buildings are formed around a city pond brought back to its historical place by the new masterplan.
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
Cleaning Spaces With Light: Ultraviolet Radiation To Kill Viruses and Bacteria

Cleaning Spaces With Light: Ultraviolet Radiation To Kill Viruses and Bacteria

In dystopian films, it is a common trope to depict the sky as filled with a thick fog, blocking the sun\'s rays and bringing a dark atmosphere to the scenes. Whether in Blade Runner or in a Black Mirror episode, the lack of sun commonly represents...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
The Pavilion House / Gus Wüstemann

The Pavilion House / Gus Wüstemann

Context. This house is situated in Buchberg, a rural village near Zurich in Switzerland. The typology of the houses in this village is dominated by the local gable roof of the rural farmer buildings. These houses traditionally have a massive base...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
Corporate Headquarters for Rug Republic / Architecture Discipline

Corporate Headquarters for Rug Republic / Architecture Discipline

\'It?s fascinating to take something forgotten and to give it new life: This is the century of recuperation. There is no space, no forests, no water anymore for continuous production of new things. So, take something old and make it special.?...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
Bivouac Under Grintovec Shelter  / Miha Kajzelj architect

Bivouac Under Grintovec Shelter / Miha Kajzelj architect

Bivouac is located in the Kamnik Alps 30km north of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. The site is a mountain plateau 2080m high above sea level. Bivouac is situated by the path wich leads from the valley towards mountain Skuta (2400m) and is...
architecture - 2021-01-21 19:34:48
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