Design archive for 2011-12-15

Infographic: Oscar Niemeyer’s timeline

(7 years ago)
ArchDaily’s Megan Jett did this amazing infographic resuming the highlights of Oscar Niemeyer’s career, who turned 104 years old today. We continue celebrating this special day, with the launch of ArchDaily Brasil! You can download it in PDF, so you…

Bluetube Bar / DOSE

(7 years ago)
Architect: DOSE Location: Porto, Portugal Project Team: António Martins, Carlos Foyedo, Luís Grilo. Client: Ae FAUP Project Year: 2010 Project Area: 9 sqm Photographs: DOSE + Carlos Trancoso  The BLUETUBE BAR presents the TUBE-IT system as…

Kaos by Denis Guidone at Dezeen Watch Store

(7 years ago)
Dezeen Watch Store: Kaos is the first of two new watches by Milan designer Denis Guidone now available from Dezeen Watch Store, both online and at our Christmas shop The Temporium. (more…)

The Timmelsjoch Experience Pass Museum

(7 years ago)
Impressionnante réalisation du studio d’architecture et de design Werner Tscholl Architects dans le cadre de la Timmelsjoch Experience situé dans les montagnes autrichiennes, un petit coup de projecteur sur le « Pass Museum », un étonnant pavillon à mi-chemin entre la sculpture

DLF Shelving System

(7 years ago)
Ein Klemmsystem ist die Basis für das Regalsystem von Daniele Luciano Ferrazzano. Die Regalbretter und Aufbewahrungsboxen können ganz individuell in das System integriert werden. Mit nahezu unendlichen Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten lässt sich das jeweilige Einsatzgebiet und natürlich auch die Form frei definieren. DLF Shelving System

Hotel Liesma Winning Proposal / Ventura Trindade Architects

(7 years ago)
The winning project proposal of Hotel Liesma by Ventura Trindade Architects recovers the concept of old ‘estrãdês’, simple outdoor structures formed by a stage with an acoustic shell and a flat audience, in front.The building acts like a system…

120 – The architecture competition for students by students spanning 120 hours (NO)

(7 years ago)
  120 is as an independent competition organized by students on a non-profit, voluntary basis without the involvement of a school administration. The organizing committee of 120 is recruited from the student masses of the three main architecture schools in Norway, BAS, AHO and NTNU…   120 offers fresh ideas on relevant architectural topics while [...]

Asan Institute for Policy Studies / iArc Architects

(7 years ago)
Architects: iArc Architects Location: Seoul, South Korea Year: Complete January 2010 Area: 6,172.65 sqm (Building), 1862.25 sqm (Site) Photo Credits: Youngchae ParkGoals of the project: Maximizing building energy performance, Top Grade Korean Energy Conservation Standard Special considerations: Harmony…

Holiday Giveaway #21: Assouline

(7 years ago)
Happy Holidays! 2011 is flying by, and we’re finishing the year with some great coupons from our favorite stores as well as 30 giveaways from now through Christmas!Happy Holidays! We’re up to Holiday Giveaway #21 ~ To make drinks like Eskimo Kisses, Golden Lions, Black Phantoms, Irish Pears, French 65s, and more… which you can pair with delicious Squid & Chorizo, Shiso-Ponzu Fluke, or Yuzu Razor Clam Ceviche… Daniel Boulud’s Cocktails & Amuse-Bouches, For Her & For Him duo from Assouline have you covered. For a chance to win the Daniel Boulud’s Cocktails & Amuse-Bouches, For Her & For Him from Assouline, leave a comment with your favorite drink or amuse bouche before midnight PST on Dec 20th, 2011 and we’ll notify the winner by email! Take a peek inside the books on the next page!TO PAGE 2 of "Holiday Giveaway #21: Assouline"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

Tegu Wheels

(7 years ago)
Remember those fun wooden magnetic blocks you can build “anything” with? Well, now Tegu has WHEELS! Their new mobility set includes wheel sets, silhouettes, and blocks with special car styling pieces. The wheels themselves are wooden (in varying shades) and magnetic… so they too are just as fun to use as fridge/cube/bulletin board magnets you can spin and play with at your desk/studio/etc as well as in a kid’s pile of toys! Take a peek at the packaging and a few sets from the new line on the next page! TO PAGE 2 of "Tegu Wheels"! -----> (Want more visual goodness? See NOTCOT.com + NOTCOT.org)

Bar Bouni: A Bar on The Beach

(7 years ago)
Looking part shipwreck and part Robinson Crusoe beach shack the Bar Bouni is awash in driftwood and warm sandy hues. Crafted by K-Studio, the relaxed, salt-stained bar sits in Costa Navarino, Greece with the azure sea lapping up mere feet away a backdrop. The restaurant is situated on an elevated wooden platform, allowing for waves [...]

Turkish Airlines CIP lounge

(7 years ago)
You can count on most airport terminals to be outfitted in heinous, boldly geometric carpet, dusty plastic plants and the most uncomfortably, un-ergonomic plastic chairs known to man. Not the Turkish Airlines CIP lounge. Designed by Autoban and Situated in Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport the lounge has a capacity of 2000. The concept was cemented in [...]

Dogma House Leeuwarden / Onix

(7 years ago)
Architects: Onix Location: Leeuwarden, The Netherlands Client: private Project architects: Haiko Meijer, Alex van de Beld Design team: René Harmanni Size: 205 m2 Completion: 2005 Photographer: Courtesy of Onix    Inspired by the Dogma rules, a detached house was built…

Ibermutuamur Building / DENORTE

(7 years ago)
Architects: Roberto Gómez – DENORTE Location: Murcia, Spain Customer: Servicio de preventión de Ibermutuamur, S.A. Year of Construction: 2010 Constructor: Jemeca, S.A. Useful surface: 1.753,08 M2. T otal surface: 2.200,19 M2. Photographer: D.David Frutos    DESCRIPTION: “A building stands…

Cheeseburger Wrapping Paper by Gift Couture

(7 years ago)
Remember kids, Christmas is about more than stress, financial strain, crowds and chewy turkey; it’s about having a bit of fun, and what better way than to dress your presents up like a cheeseburger? Sure,… Continue Reading »

Learning from Coral to make Cement

(7 years ago)
Biomineralization expert and Stanford scientist Brent Constantz has found a way to mimic the way coral builds reefs, by creating cement from carbon dioxide and water. Constantz was inspired to pursue this idea when he learned that for every…


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