Designs for the new artificial island in the harbor basin of Copenhagen, Denmark, that will include houses, urban spaces, bridges and a large underground parking facility. The island will serve also as a stepping-stone between two new neighborhoods in the future city district and will break up the harbor basin into a number of intimate canals.
Kronløb island is an ongoing project by COBE architects.
Orchideorama, a wood and steel event pavilion in Jardín botánico de Medellín, designed by Colombian architecture firm Plan:b Arquitectos
Street facade of the Viennese Villa Moller designed by architect Adolf Loos in 1928.
Loos visited the island of Skyros in 1904 and was influenced by the cubic architecture of the Greek islands. (sic)
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Triangular private house located in the western part of greater Athens, Megara, Greece, designed by Tense Architecture Network (TAN).
Winner of Häuser Award 2016, 3rd prize for best house in Europe.
In plan, the residence is arranged within a triangle, whereas in section, it follows the natural inclination. Two open courtyards connected by an open-air corridor are opposed to two closed volumes (sleeping quarters next to the entrance, and the main living area) bridged with a glass-roofed ramp on the opposite side…(read more)
Steel staircase inside K8, a narrow commercial building in Kyoto, Japan, designed by Tokyo based Florian Busch Architects.
Read more @ domusweb.
Photographs by Nacasa & Partners.
Fab Union Space, a non-profit arts and community center designed by Philip F. Yuan and Archi-Union Architects, located in the West Bund area in Shanghai.
“The design, influenced by the 3,000-year-old art of Chinese garden architecture, filters light in diverse ways, underscores indoor-to-outdoor transitions and creates a sense of shifting perspectives and perceptions of scale in a relatively compact 368 sq m building.”
Photos Hao CHEN, Shengliang SU, via frameweb
Holiday Inn, Sao Paolo
Highschool #2, Utrecht
Dong Sanhuan, Beijing
Metropolitan Plaza, Chongqing
Bank of America, Atlanta
Nikko hotel, Paris
family dwelling, Tokyo
Images from the ongoing photo series Facades by German photographer Roland Fischer (prev. seen here)
Waldring Skywalk at German Tyrol designed by Vienna based Wallmann Architects
A beautiful handcrafted forest house in Oregon, USA, inspired by the traditional Japanese Minka homes, build from salvaged materials by Brian Schulz.
Video from Kirsten Dirksen of Faircompanies.
A 112sqm split level family house, build on the slope of the water reservoir in Fukuoka, created by Japan-based Suppose Design Office.
Photos by Toshiyuki Yano – via dezeen
The Flood Plain House in Idaho, US, designed by American architect Paul Hirzel
Exterior view of the Paula Rego Museum in Cascais, after a storm. The diagonal, board-formed concrete facade causes the rain to dry in a distinct tree-like pattern, mimicking the nearby plantings. Designed by Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura
Image by photographer Pedro Kok, via subtilitas
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