Design archive for 2014-07-05

Faceted timber community centre completed by Gayet-Roger Architects

(6 years ago)
Timber slats cover the angular facades and roof of this community centre in the Bordeaux suburb of Pessac by local studio Gayet-Roger Architects (+ slideshow). (more...)

Pavilions based on mythical creatures make up Haaris Ramzan's story-telling guild

(6 years ago)
The disputed territory of the Kashmir Valley becomes a fantasy realm for children, where story-telling pavilions are accompanied by dragons and jinns, in this project by Bartlett architecture graduate Haaris Ramzan (+ slideshow). (more...)

Richard Sapper's espresso maker is an "homage to my grandfather" says Alberto Alessi

(6 years ago)
Movie: in the first of a series of exclusive video interviews, Alessi president Alberto Alessi explains why Richard Sapper's iconic 1978 coffee maker for the Italian brand is so important to him. (more...)

Eagle Ridge Residence by Gary Gladwish frames a rockery and pond

(6 years ago)
Rusty corrugated steel and wood salvaged from an old barn clad the exterior of this L-shaped house designed by American architect Gary Gladwish on Orcas Island, Washington (+ slideshow). (more...)