Design archive for 2011-04-09

Taichung Gateway Park International Competition

(4 years ago)
The Taichung Gateway Park International Competition has been Re-Announced as of April 1st, 2011. The competition seeks out aggressive Landscape Architects to transform the former airport into a modern Eco-Park that will inform the future of Taichung’s urban landscape.…

Hamar Police Station / Filter arkitekter + LPO

(4 years ago)
Architects: Filter arkitekter + LPOLocation: Hamar, NorwayProject area: 6,500 sqmProject year: 2009Photographs: Kristin Hovde, Per Olav PedersenThe project forms and occupies an entire city block in a new urban development with close proximity to…

Brouwerij ‘t Ij

(4 years ago)
Designed by Redthumb | Country: The Netherlands “Brouwerij ‘t Ij is an independent microbrewery, based under a windmill on the side of a canal in Amsterdam, that has become a firm favourite with beer lovers and locals. With a range of 10 strong, mostly organic beers, the brewery has built a reputation for down-to-earth quality, with [...]

Design Matters

(4 years ago)
Design*Sponge founder Grace Bonney was a guest on Debbie Millman‘s popular online radio show, “Design Matters” on April 8th, 2011. Click here to listen to the full 30 minute interview.

Modern Atlanta Prize 2011

(4 years ago)
Modern Atlanta (MA) is pleased to announce the first annual Modern Atlanta Prize 2011 competition. The prize intends to highlight talented designers and their projects each year under a new and interesting theme.This year the prize calls for…

Barin Ski Resort / RYRA Studio

(4 years ago)
Architects: RYRA Studio – Abbas Riahi Fard , Farinaz Razavi NikooLocation: Shemshak, Tehran, IranProject team: Ashkan Bagheri Aghdam, Navid Nasrollahzadeh, Yaser Karimian, Hamed Tabesh, Soroush Alipour, Hesam RaoofpanahProject area: 60 sqmProject year: 2008Photographs: Persia…

Fisherman by TAF for Zero

(4 years ago)
Milan 2011: Swedish designers TAF have created this polypropylene light in a hand knitted net for Swedish design brand Zero. (more…)

Urban Plan Rødovre Syd / WE architecture

(4 years ago)
Copenhagen-based WE architecture shared with us their proposal for the urban plan of Rødovre Syd in Denmark. More images and architect’s description after the break.Rødovre Syd is a suburbian area of Copenhagen, characterized by a mixture of open…

Rue-Stick, rencontre avec l’art urbain

(4 years ago)
Le 09.04.2011 à 19:00 | En partenariat avec la Mairie de Puteaux, les activistes de Riofluo proposeront aux habitants de découvrir, le temps d’une journée de rencontres et performances, trois formes d’expression artistique affiliées au street-art. À l’heure où

Kit pour statistiques I.R.L.

(4 years ago)
Las des statistiques banalisées d’Excel, l’artiste colombien Jose Duarte a exploré une représentation plus créative d’informations chiffrées. Pour ce faire, il a créé un kit de visualisation de données fait-main, permettant à qui voudra de construire ses graphiques,

Wedge House / Min | Day

(4 years ago)
The Wedge House is a seemingly simple, yet efficient three-bedroom house that uses structural insulated panels and stack-effect cooling to reduce energy consumption by the house year-round. It is originally designed for a site in Phippsburg, Maine by Min…

EXOtique / PROJECTiONE

(4 years ago)
Architects: PROJECTiONELocation: Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, USAPhotographs: Courtesy of PROJECTiONEOur intention was to create a simple, hexagonally based, component system that would act as a lit “drop ceiling” for the space, as the ceiling height…

Financial Padding

(4 years ago)
No, these aren’t real bills, but they sure do look real from afar. the. has created this “Financial Padding” as a green — literally — alternative to traditional packing materials. They say, “Give your next shipment extra security and your recipient a pleasant yet disappointing surprise with Financial Padding, a package cushioning alternative to foam [...]

Tassafaronga Village / David Baker + Partners

(4 years ago)
This new neighborhood, situated on seven-and-a-half acres in the southern end of Oakland, has a range of affordable housing, green pathways, pocket parks, and open spaces. The development has achieved one of the first LEED ND Certified Gold Plans.…

Xaver

(4 years ago)
xaver is a flatpack chair. but xaver doesn't want to be only a flatpack chair. like many other flatpack chair he is built out of tough 19mm plywood, u..

Kymenlaakso UAS Workshop by Arkkitehdit NRT

(4 years ago)
Helsinki firm Arkkitehdit NRT designed these workshop facilities for Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences in Finland. (more…)

Social Services Building / Doron Sheinman Architect

(4 years ago)
Architects: Doron Sheinman ArchitectLocation: Ganey Tikva, IsraelConstruction: Uzon AkivaProject area: 600 sqmProject year: 2010Photographs: Noya Zeltser The Town of Ganey Tikva (Hebrew: Gardens of Hope) is located about ten miles east of Tel-Aviv City.…

Ça Roule ! chez Colette

(4 years ago)
Le producteur et musicien (NERD) Pharrell Williams retrouve le duo Domeau & Pérès autour d’un magnifique vélo inédit issu de la firme The Brooklyn Bike, entièrement gainé de cuir de buffle d’eau jaune. Il sera

Kami Pots

(4 years ago)
Die “Kami” Kollektion von “ett la benn” besteht aus Zellulose und ist somit zu 100% kompostierbar. Die Schalen und Vasen haben ungewöhnliche, aber keineswegs unpraktische Formen und ergänzen sich einander hervorragend. Das biologische Material hat eine betonähnliche Struktur und Optik, ist extrem stabil und belastbar und ganz nebenbei trocknet es auch außergewöhnlich schnell. Link > [...]

New From Bill Amberg

(4 years ago)
           Hunter Rucksack                                 iPad Case                                      15" Laptop case

San Juan Houses / Aflo Arquitectos, Serrano Monjaraz Architects

(4 years ago)
Architects: Aflo Arquitectos / Mexico MArch – Andres Flores Architect, Associate with Serrano Monjaraz Architects / Mexico. Juan Pablo Serrano ArchitectLocation: Cuernavaca Morelos, MexicoClient: AzurCity S.A. de C.V.Structural Consultant: IESSAMain Contractor: CONVEPO SA de CV…

Sarah Harvey

(4 years ago)
Artiste peinte britannique basée à Londres et spécialisée dans les toiles hyperréalistes et plus particulièrement les scènes aquatiques aussi bien en mer qu’en piscine, un très gros coup de coeur pour les superbes travaux de Sarah

Lycee Louis Bleriot Extention / Christophe Gulizzi

(4 years ago)
Architects: Christophe GulizziLocation: Marignane, FranceProject manager: Jacques SavaryProject area: 3,200 sqmPhotographs: Philippe Ruault, Vincent Fillon Returning to the site of my first crime, (Gymnase Louis Blériot, Nominated first work 2004), whilst never having understood why nominee…

Eureka Valley Residence / Cary Bernstein Architect

(4 years ago)
The renovation of this 1908 craftsman’s house and garage was completed in three phases over the course of 7-years. Interiors were opened up, basements were excavated to create additional living stories and modern details were introduced throughout the property,…

The Urban Zen Collection by Donna Karan

(4 years ago)
Fashion designer Donna Karan has introduced the Urban Zen collection of furniture. . Modern simplicity with an Indonesian soul. Entirely handmade in Bali, each piece is the essence of comfort, the contrast of strong lines and soft pillows. Generously scaled with an open structure, each piece invites you to curl up in alone or with [...]

Portal 2: Investment Opportunities

(4 years ago)
Just touched down in Milan ~ on things to look forward to upon arrival home next next week ~ Portal 2! Finally! But first to keep us going, while waiting a bit longer… three awesome videos of “Investment Opportunities” ~ looking at Panels, Bots, and Turrets! I’m conflicted as to whether to wish for more videos, or for the game to FINALLY arrive… So fun, so pretty, watch them all on the next page!TO PAGE 2 of "Portal 2: Investment Opportunities"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

AD Round Up: Hotels Part VII

(4 years ago)
Going out for the weekend? Thinking on a place to stay? Check our seventh selection of previously featured hotels after the break.Grand Hotel Casselbergh Brugge / BURO IIWith its central location and rich history, this site is…


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