Design archive for 2011-04-07

Santa Teresa Retirement Home / BmesR29 Arquitectes

(8 years ago)
BmesR29 Arquitectes rehabilitated and added an addition onto the Santa Teresa retirement home. The existing building was an isolated three story volume that projected westward with a continuous facade in street Pica d’Estats. The addition almost doubled the size…

An Imaginary House for Silence / Dellekamp Arquitectos

(8 years ago)
This project for An imaginary house for Silence, by Dellekamp Arquitectos, reflects an enduring interest in creating a space that is formed by a close relationship with nature, where one can live intimately in the natural world. The house…

Three Level House In Madrid / A-cero

(8 years ago)
Architects: A-ceroLocation: Madrid, SpainProject year: 2010Photographs: Courtesy of A-cero A-cero presents you a reform project of a house on the outskirts of Madrid. The project is intended to respond to customer needs in terms of distribution,…

The Mercedes A-Class Concept

(8 years ago)
Confirmant l’importance de la Chine sur la planète automobile, tout comme son concurrent BMW pour sa dernière BMW M5 Concept présentée sur Luxury Issues, c’est également au Salon de Shanghai que Mercedes

Russian Hill Residence by John Maniscalco Architecture

(8 years ago)
John Maniscalco Architecture have designed the Russian Hill residence in San Francisco, California. . Description from John Maniscalco Architecture: This new four-story home establishes an understated but dignified urban presence on an atypically wide San Francisco site. A transitional two-story glass-walled entry hall draws users to an airy and open living level. An increasingly light [...]

California College of the Arts Graduate Center / Jensen Architects/Jensen & Macy Architects

(8 years ago)
For the Graduate Studies Campus at the California College of the Arts Jensen Architects / Jensen & Macy Architects designed a fencing façade for the expansion of the campus. This project is connected to the previously completed Graduate Studios…

River Road House / Whitney Powers

(8 years ago)
According to the architect, Whitney Powers, the clients wanted a very modern and very sustainable 5000-square-foot home/compound built on a long, narrow site that is positioned between an expansive coastal landscape and a deep, second growth maritime forest. The…

Bike Hanger / MANIFESTO

(8 years ago)
The Bike Hanger is an essential facility for the city of Seoul which aims to increase its bicycle-friendliness. The facility is not only low-maintenance and environmentally friendly, but by being installed in between buildings it takes advantage of many…

Light Box / WE architecture

(8 years ago)
Copenhagen-based We architecture recieved third prize in the competition for the extension of an existing high school in Falkonergården. More images and architect’s description after the break.Light Box is an extension of the existing high school of Falkonergården.…

Spirits Pavilion / Min | Day

(8 years ago)
The cocktail is a distinctly American tradition. Once the centerpiece of a thriving “cocktail culture,” it has faded since the 1950s but is now being embraced by a new generation of makers and mixologists who value quality and craft.…

Three Level House In Madrid / A-cero

(8 years ago)
Architects: A-ceroLocation: Madrid, SpainProject year: 2010Photographs: Courtesy of A-cero A-cero presents you a reform project of a house on the outskirts of Madrid. The project is intended to respond to customer needs in terms of distribution,…

Gerry Judah

(8 years ago)
Déjà présenté sur TrendsNow pour son impressionnante sculpture en acier rouge de 12 tonnes réalisée pour Alfa Romeo, ou encore sur Luxury Issues pour une autre sculpture imaginée pour Audi, découverte d’une autre facette du

Roofer by Benjamin Hubert

(8 years ago)
Benjamin Hubert will launch a new series of lighting called Roofer for Italian lighting company Fabbian. Inspired by roof tiles found in Marrakech a single “tile” is used to clad various steel frame works. This allows for different shaped lamps to be created from a single tile. The consumer can build their own lamp from [...]

Krc&Ko Snacks

(8 years ago)
Krc & Ko (Crunch& Co), a new line of snacks where the packaging is adorned with company of fun characters that loves to munch on various snacks. Check it out! 

My Way talks at Design Academy Eindhoven Hub

(8 years ago)
Milan 2011: Design Academy Eindhoven will host a series of talks with academy graduates plus designers including Jurgen Bey and Piet Hein Eek in the Porta Romana district of Milan on 13 April. (more…)

moOi G3

(8 years ago)
MoOi are hifi loudspeakers made from porcelain, designed to enhance audioquality in livingrooms. It´s spherical shape and the porcelain as mater..

California College of the Arts Graduate Center / Jensen Architects/Jensen & Macy Architects

(8 years ago)
For the Graduate Studies Campus at the California College of the Arts Jensen Architects / Jensen & Macy Architects designed a fencing façade for the expansion of the campus. This project is connected to the previously completed Graduate Studios…

Piana Chair

(8 years ago)
During Salone, Alessi will be presenting in Via Manzoni, the heart of Milan, a new project by English architect David Chipperfield. The Piana chair is a new type of product for the Crusinallo-based company — it’s a folding chair produced under license with Parma-based company Lamm. Piana is made from polypropylene reinforced with fibreglass with [...]

House in Madrid by A-cero Architects

(8 years ago)
Déjà présenté à de nombreuses reprises sur TrendsNow, un petit retour sur les travaux de l’excellent studio d’architecture madrilène A-cero avec cette impressionnante « House in Madrid », une splendide villa contemporaine aux lignes des plus originales construite dans

Morse Code

(8 years ago)
Designed by Parallax Design | Country: Australia “Henry’s Drive wines are branded along a postal theme. The Morse Code range pays homage to the first electronic mail system. The varietal of each wine is printed on the label in morse code.”

Autoerotique – Turn Up The Volume

(8 years ago)
Autoerotique signe sont grand retour avec cet excellent clip vidéo des plus explosif et coloré réalisé par Miles Jay et Derek Blais pour leur dernier titre « Turn Up The Volume ». Signés sur

The Home Quarter, Liverpool

(8 years ago)
Anyone that knows Liverpool will be aware that its city centre shopping – not to mention its eateries, hotels and bars – have had somewhat of an upgrade of late. The imposing 5 floor, 55,000 sq ft behemoth that is The Home Quarter continues the regeneration by offering a single destination for 15 leading lifestyle [...]

Conchiglia Sideboard by Studiocharlie

(8 years ago)
The Conchiglia (shell) sideboard by Studiocharlie for Lema is inspired by the geometric form of a spiral or the “golden ratio.” From the designers: What we see when we observe a spiral is a portion of it. As it develops it becomes too large to be perceived by the human eye, and in its origin [...]

Before And After Basics: Union Jack Is The New Black

(8 years ago)
I’ve been a Union Jack lover for a long time, and when I visited the markets this year, I saw it everywhere — from upholstered pieces to chairs and tableware. I knew I wanted to tackle it on a piece of furniture at some point, and while I am not the first one to paint [...]

River Road House / Whitney Powers

(8 years ago)
According to the architect, Whitney Powers, the clients wanted a very modern and very sustainable 5000-square-foot home/compound built on a long, narrow site that is positioned between an expansive coastal landscape and a deep, second growth maritime forest. The…

Bike Hanger / MANIFESTO

(8 years ago)
The Bike Hanger is an essential facility for the city of Seoul which aims to increase its bicycle-friendliness. The facility is not only low-maintenance and environmentally friendly, but by being installed in between buildings it takes advantage of many…

Noire Coffee

(8 years ago)
Check out this coffee packaging inspired by Film Noire. 

Coca Cola Spain

(8 years ago)
These Coca Cola can designs feature illustrations by Barcelona-based illustrator Iván Bravo; the result of a collaboration with agency Branward. Each can displays a different monument of Catalan geography, including Colón’s statue, Empúries’ ruins, and Gaudí’s Batlló house and Sagrada Familia. The cans are distributed in Bars and restaurants in Catalonia. See Details after the jump! 

Before & After: Modern Two-tone Sofa + Chair Makeovers

(8 years ago)
The lines on this “before” sofa are incredible, and while the fabric is not terrible, it certainly isn’t doing the  decorative wood details any favors. Theresa and her husband inherited this sofa and decided to give it a modern spin, using two tones of fabric and a pop of yellow welting. The mix of hues [...]

House D / Panorama + WMR

(8 years ago)
Architects: Panorama (Nicolás Valdés+Constanza Hagemann) and WMR (Felipe Wedeless+Jorge Manieu+Macarena Rabat )Location: Matanzas, ChileProject area: 92 sqmProject year: 2009 – 2010Photographs: Cristobal Valdés The project is situated in Matanzas – Chile, at the top of…

Volume # 26: Architecture of Peace

(8 years ago)
A recent issue of Volume titled “Architecture of Peace” asks what role architects can play in promoting peace. This fearless issue makes the squabbling over Steven Holl’s extension to Rennie Mackintosh’s Glasgow School of Art seem rather trivial. Trying…

Ecosciences Precinct / Hassell

(8 years ago)
Architects: HassellLocation: Brisbane, AustraliaProject area: 50,000 sqmProject year: 2010Photographs: Christopher Frederick Jones The Ecosciences Precinct in Brisbane, Australia, brings together 1,000 scientists from four separate agencies and several different scientific disciplines in a single, collaborative…

Brandon Firehall No.1 / Cibinel Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Cibinel ArchitectsLocation: Brandon, Manitoba, CanadaDesign Team: George Cibinel, Marty Kuilman, Jason Kun, Travis Cooke, Candace Wiersema, Markian Yereniuk, Brian Pearson, Mike Karakas, Joseph Orobia, Catherine WhiteCollaborators: Collins Design Service – Fire Station ConsultantEngineers: Crosier…

AD Classics: Great Lakes Naval Training Center, Hostess House / SOM

(8 years ago)
As the first military project of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, the Great Lakes Naval Training Center takes the form of a rectangle and stretches along a long narrow site. The diverse program includes a reading and writing room, reception…

Stockholmsmässan AE-hall / Rosenbergs Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Rosenbergs ArchitectsLocation: Stockholm International Fairs, Älvsjö, SwedenProject Team: Alessandro Ripellino, Sara Ericsson, Henrik Nilzén, Benjamin Mandre, Jonas Haga, Johan NylindStructure: ELU Consult / Stefan EngbergLighting planner: Leif IgelströmLandscape architect: Nivå / Göran Lindberg,…

Light Box / WE architecture

(8 years ago)
Copenhagen-based We architecture recieved third prize in the competition for the extension of an existing high school in Falkonergården. More images and architect’s description after the break.Light Box is an extension of the existing high school of Falkonergården.…

Spirits Pavilion / Min | Day

(8 years ago)
The cocktail is a distinctly American tradition. Once the centerpiece of a thriving “cocktail culture,” it has faded since the 1950s but is now being embraced by a new generation of makers and mixologists who value quality and craft.…

Through the Barricades

(8 years ago)
Angelo Bramanti and Giuseppe Siracusa are L017 and this is one of their art pieces entitled Through the Barricades. Check out a closeup of the faces after the jump: Share This: Twitter | Facebook | Discover more great design by following Design Milk on Twitter and Facebook. © 2011 Design Milk | Posted by Jaime [...]

HealthCare Insight

(8 years ago)
Designed by modern8 | Country: United States “The box was created as a package for promotional material to be handed out at a trade show for out client, HealthCare Insight. Their mission is to help insurance companies fight fraud, waste and abuse in insurance claims. The concept of the product is clearly communicated as the box is [...]

Before & After: Multiple Makeovers Of An Old Desk

(8 years ago)
This is an unusual scenario for “Before & After,” as the creator has refurbished not one but multiple versions of the same “before” piece in different ways. I hope we see more of this phenomenon in the future; it’s like watching a friend try on many different outfits, and they all look great! Michael Jones, [...]

Student Spotlight: MUG pub

(8 years ago)
"Take Away Beer, Makes the Atmosphere!", Ivan Maximov, a design student from Russia created packaging design and rebranding for the Mug pub, a chain of football pubs in Moscow. We likey!, especially this new concept for take away beer, where their beer is filled into paper cups and put into a cool carrier. A sticker is placed on the lid to identify the brew as well as the date it was filled. 
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