Design archive for 2011-05-22

Havenstraat Dwelling Scheme / Allard Architecture

(8 years ago)
With a primary focus for new construction in Amsterdam South, 2700 new houses will be developed in the Havenstraat and Zuidas zones. The Havenstraat masterplan is currently the biggest project in this area, with construction due to start in…

Student Work – Samantha Szakolczay

(8 years ago)
Designed by Samantha Szakolczay | Country: United States “For this project, students were to choose a brand of brie cheese that they felt needed to be redesigned. I chose Boursault because I felt that the brand logo and packaging was dated and was ill-fitted for such a unique cheese, rich in history. My design objective was [...]

The Mercer Hotel, New York

(8 years ago)
I wish I was a regular guest at the Mercer Hotel. Last week for NY Design Week I was a guest of The Mercer Hotel in Soho and as is often said in the hotel world, but not necessarily done, it's the people who made my stay sublime. For a city that is in constant overdrive, Kern and Angelina's calm and happy demeanor (above) succeeded in making me calm and happy. Thank you!

In Progress: USJ Campus de L’Innovation et du Sport / 109 architectes

(8 years ago)
Architects: 109 architectes Location: Beirut, Lebanon Client: Université Saint-Joseph (USJ) Partner in Charge: Ibrahim Berberi Architect in Charge: Nada Assaf TEAM: Rani Boustani, Etienne Nassar, Emile Khayat, Naja Chidiac, Richard Kassab Project Area: 57,000 sqm Photographs: 109 architectes…

May 2011 Issue of the Charrette from Tulane School of Architecture

(8 years ago)
The Tulane School of Architecture, theCharrette presents its May 2011 Issue. The culmination of a year with a new image for the publication, theCharette has included in this issue key architectural topics at Tulane and adjacent realms including the…

Snug.cuplights

(8 years ago)
we create design-products, which are inspired of our own childhood memories.we would like to present you one of our latest products, the snug.cuplight..

Efa's box

(8 years ago)
Zweidrei Studio completed their new project for the Efa brand. Their concept aims to redesign the...

Winning Proposal for Copa Arquitectura 2011 Contest / Urban Recycle Architecture.Studio

(8 years ago)
With a main focus on establishing  a relationship between the social, the ecological and the economic together in one building, Urban Recycle Architecture.Studio won the Copa Arquitecture 2011 Contest, organized by Architecture for Humanity, Liga FOS,Fu.de and Nike. For…

Wisła Krakow New Sports Centre Proposal / Estudio Lamela Polska

(8 years ago)
Architects: Estudio Lamela Polska Location: Cracow, Poland Project team: Carlos Lamela, Pierluca Roccheggiani, Przemek Kaczkowski, Alessandro Mattei, Gabriel Fortes Cala, Martyna Tejwan Project area: 8,914 sqm Competition year: 2011 Renders and drawings: Courtesy of Estudio Lamela PolskaBackground Estudio Lamela…

Dezeen archive: children’s furniture

(8 years ago)
Dezeen Archive: as the Training Dresser by Peter Bristol (top left) was one of our most debated recent stories, we have gathered all our stories from the Dezeen archives about children’s furniture. See all the stories »See all our archive stories »

The Triangle Notebook

(8 years ago)
Original et plutôt décalé, un petit clin d’oeil pour cet étonnant « Triangle Notebook », un excellent petit carnet de notes qui a la particularité, comme son nom l’indique, de proposer une forme triangulaire inédite. Imaginé par le jeune designer

Breakfast Interrupted

(8 years ago)
Essentiellement tournée à l’aide d’une caméra Phantom HD Gold à 1 000 fps, un petit clin d’oeil pour « Breakfast Interrupted », une excellente vidéo réalisée par Bruton Stroube et mettant en scène un superbe petit déjeuner interrompu

The Miller Hull Partnership Expands to San Diego

(8 years ago)
Seattle based Miller Hull Partnership has recently shared with ArchDaily that they have expanded to open an office in San Diego. Formed in 1977 the award-winning [check out our coverage of The Miller Hull Partnership here] firm’s design reputation…

'Free Port' cabinet

(8 years ago)
'Free Port' cabinet is a multifunctional object. It can take any configuration or it can work...

Shakujii Y House / Ikeda Yukie Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: Ikeda Yukie Architects Location: Nerima, Tokyo, Japan Structural design: Kume structural research & development office Constructor: Fuji construction & planning Project area: 90 sqm Project year: 2011 Photographs: Courtesy of Ikeda Yukie ArchitectsA family house in the…

Tiptoe Stool

(8 years ago)
Martin Vallins Tiptoe Stool wirkt zwar sehr reduziert, auf eine gute Idee muss man allerdings nicht verzichten. Das mittlere der fünf Beine ist ein kleines Stück länger als die anderen vier. So kann man damit hervorragend balancieren und in Bewegung bleiben, falls man nicht so gut still halten kann. Der Höhenunterschied ist aber nicht so [...]

The Guangyun Entrance by Plasma Studio

(8 years ago)
This illuminated, webbed steel structure at the 2011 Xi’an International Horticultural Expo in China is the second project to be featured on Dezeen this week by London architects Plasma Studio. (more…)

The Bonney Avenue Residence by Willis Greenhalgh Architects

(8 years ago)
Transformation des plus impressionnante pour un lieu qui l’est tout autant, un petit coup de projecteur sur la splendide « Bonney Avenue Residence », une superbe maison contemporaine entièrement imaginée et réalisée par le studio Willis Greenhalgh

Inception Chair

(8 years ago)
Concept original et décalé imaginé par la jeune étudiante en design Vivian Chiu, actuellement en train de terminer son BFA en Furniture Design à la Rhode Island School of Design, un petit clin d’oeil pour la

Jen Stark – Believer

(8 years ago)
Intéressante réalisation de l’artiste Jen Stark, un très gros coup de coeur pour cette excellente vidéo d’animation en stop-motion  mettant en scène et en mouvements différentes compositions graphiques de toutes les couleurs pour un rendu visuel

Monumental School Renovation / BYTR Architects

(8 years ago)
Architects: BYTR Architects Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands Project year: 2006 – 2011 Photographs: Cornbread WorksHaving lost its original function in 2005, this former school, located in the centre of Utrecht, was divided into eight elements each to be…

Heineken Limited Edition

(8 years ago)
Designed by Raison Pure | Country: France “Raison Pure developed a special edition range  for Heineken as the central pillar of  ”join the green line” concept, events, concerts etc. The challenge was to create an appealing brand experience for Heineken via a 360° music activation programme. Raison Pure Paris designed a series of 4 stylish & energetic cans; [...]

Shenzhen Cultural Complex / Mecanoo

(8 years ago)
Architects: Mecanoo Location: Shezhen, China Client: Shenzhen Vanke Real Estate Project Area: 90,000 sqm Artistic Impressions: Doug & WolfMecanoo architecten has been selected by the district government of Shenzhen to design a new cultural complex in Shenzhen. The…


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