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Bombay Sapphire Distillery / Heatherwick Studio | Designalmic

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The Bombay Sapphire Distillery and Process Buildings, at Laverstoke Mill in Hampshire, are linked and closely related existing buildings that have been subject to major refurbishment. This has transformed a former Victorian Paper Mill into the new home of Bombay Sapphire Gin, which includes a visitors’ centre and bar...

 

Location: Laverstoke Mill London Road Whitchurch RG28 7NR, United Kingdom
Coordinates: 51.235170, -1.296876
Type: Factory / Manufactory
Site Area: 20,235 sqm
Project Area: 4,500 sqm
Completion Year: October 2014
Awards: 2014 - BREEAM Awards - Category: Industrial - rating: Outstanding - Winner

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Biomuseo - Panama Bridge of Life Museum / Frank Gehry | Designalmic

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The BioMuseo de Panama was designed to tell the story of how the Isthmus of Panama emerged from the sea, uniting two continents and separating a large ocean in two, forever changing the planet's biodiversity...

 

Project name: Biomuseo
Location: Amador Causeway (Calzada de Amador), Panama City, Panama
Coordinates: 8.932595, -79.545294
Type: Museam
Project Area: 4,000 sqm
Project Year: 2004-2014
Construction Year: 2012-2014
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2014
Awards: 2014 - Tripadvisor Awards - Ranked No.30 of 61 Attractions in Panama City

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U.S. Land Port of Entry in Calais, Maine / Robert Siegel Architects | Designalmic

U.S. Land Port of Entry in Calais, Maine / Robert Siegel Architects | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
The Calais Land Port of Entry creates a memorable, environmentally friendly national symbol for travellers crossing the US – Canada border. The 26-acre facility comprises a main administration building, a firearms certification range, office and storage space, and several smaller facilities (e.g., kennels). It also incorporates the first new bridge built between the two nations in decades...

 

Project name: United States Land Port of Entry
Location: 180 International Avenue, Calais, ME 04619, United States
Coordinates: 45.160949, -67.297774
Type: Terminal / Station
Site Area: 50 acres (20 Hectares)
Project Area: 100,000 sq. ft (9,290 sqm)
Enclosed Area: 74,002 sq.ft (6,875 sqm)
Canopy Area: 26,244 sq.ft (2,440 sqm)
Project Year: 2008-2009
Status: Built
Cost: $53,000,000
Completion Year: November 2009
Awards:
2013 - Architizer A+ Awards - Popular Choice Award - Category: Institutional - Government & Municipal Buildings, Police & Fire Stations - Shortlisted
2012 - Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Award - The best new global design
2011 - The National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) Awards - Beyond Green™ High Performance Building Awards - Honor Award - First Place for New Construction
2011 - United States General Services Administration (GSA) Awards - GSA Project Management Award
2010 - United States General Services Administration (GSA) Awards - GSA/PBS Citation - Excellence in Federal Design
2010 - United States General Services Administration (GSA) Awards - GSA Design Excellence Award
2009 - LEED Awards - LEED Gold Certification (Landscape)
2008 - Transportation Planning Excellence Award
2007 - The American Institute of Architect (AIA Awards) - AIA New York State Award - Project Merit Award Winner

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House on Mount Anville / Aughey O’Flaherty Architects | Designalmic

House on Mount Anville / Aughey O’Flaherty Architects | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
The Dublin-based practice Aughey O'Flaherty Architects has replaced a 1970s bungalow with an ‘energy efficient’ home in Mount Anville on the outskirts of the Irish capital. Its beautiful combination of materials, use of sunlight, and for integrating ecological elements so seamlessly into such a contemporary design...

 

Project name: House on Mount Anville
Location: Mt Anville Rd, Dublin 14, Ireland
Coordinates: 53.297097,-6.219713
Type:
Type By Characteristic: Green & Sustainable House, Contemporary House
Type By Site: Countryside / Suburb House
Type By Size: Medium House - (201 sqm - 450 sqm)
Type By Structural: Brick House
Project Area: 250 sqm
Project Year: 2009 – 2011
Construction Year: 2011
Status: Built
Completion Year: September 2011
Awards:
2013 - Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Awards - RIBA European Awards - RIBA National European Award - Winner
2013 - The Royal Institute of The Architects of Irland (RIAI) Awards - RIAI Irish Architecture Awards - RIAI Public Choice Award - Shortlisted
2012 - Brick Awards (The Brick Development Association) - Best International Project
2012 - Grand Designs Awards - Highly Commended

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Cesta & Cestita lamps / Miguel Milá for Santa & Cole | Designalmic

Cesta & Cestita lamps / Miguel Milá for Santa & Cole | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
The Cesta & Cestita lamps is a magic lantern in Japan style. It consists of a cherry wood structure and has a spherical opal white shade. Making its first appearance in 1965, Miguel Milá’s ‘Cesta’ and its smaller sibling ‘Cestita’, simplicity itself in formal terms, have been given a new lease of life by Santa & Cole with an optional LED light-source fitting. With dimmer...

 

Name: Cesta & Cestita lamps
Type: Table Lamp, Floor Lamp
Materials: Cherry wood structure, White opal lampshade
Materials Combination: Wood + Glass, Eco / Recycled / Green
Dimensions: diameter 33 cm, height 44 cm, with the handle folded up, The weight, 2.7 kg.
Lamp Type:
TC-HSE. Adjustable self-ballasted compact fluorescent.
18-20W/827 E27 230V. EEC: A. Max. hgt. 130 mm / 5.1
LED - 8-40W/827 E27 230V Philips. EEC: A. Max. hgt. 105 mm / 4.1
Colour: Natural Color
Year: 1964-2013

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Hotel CAEaCLAVELES / longo+roldán arquitectos | Designalmic

Hotel CAEaCLAVELES / longo+roldán arquitectos | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
CAEaCLAVELES, a small and singular four stars hotel designed by the local architects longo+roldán. Set in a 8000 m2 lush gardens in “La Pereda”, 4 km away from the seaside, is the most suitable place to rest by the shadow of the redolent forests and quiet meadows, or to rediscover the North shore of Spain. The project arises from the search to preserve the permanence of landscape features on which to act through a symbiotic architecture with the environment and linked to the characteristic features of the area...

 

Project name: Hotel CAEaCLAVELES
Location: La Pereda, Llanes, 33509 Principado de Asturias, Spain
Coordinates: 43.39919,-4.773815
Type: Hotel
Floor count: 1
Project Area: 484.4 sqm
Gardens area: 8,500 sqm
Number of rooms: 5
Special room size: 40 sqm
Size standard room: 25 sqm
Parking available: 12 places
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2012
Awards: 2012 - Asturias Award for Architecture

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OUTside IN House / Fernanda Vuilleumier Studio | Designalmic

OUTside IN House / Fernanda Vuilleumier Studio | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Fernanda Vuilleumier Studio has designed the OUTside IN House in Chile. The design of Outside IN House consists in bringing the exterior materials to the interior. The materials carry ambivalent meanings of a vernacular form...

 

Project name: OUTside IN House
Location: Lot A Ex-Huerto No. 133 N-4, Puerto Natales, Última Esperanza, Chile
Type:
Type By Characteristic: Cabin / Hut, Traditional House, Green & Sustainable House
Type By Site: Countryside / Suburb House
Type By Size: Small House - (51 sqm - 200 sqm)
Type By Structural: Plaster / Mortar / Masonry House
Materials: concrete, corrugated roofs Fierro 035, Lenga wood exterior frame
Structure:
Main structure concrete arming
80% concrete foundation pillars and concrete chain
Partitions between lenga wood pillars clad in corrugated iron 60% to 40% ocv structural plates, thus carries a burning decorative coating tacos.
100% Structure roof beams outside coated with grooved irons.
Inner light partitions beech wood coated on both sides with structural plywood Interior walls of tobacco.
Site Area: 5,084 sqm
Building Area: 1,433.32 sq.ft / 133.16 sqm
Mezzanine Area: 322.91 sq.ft / 30 sqm
Project Year: 2008-2010
Status: Built
Cost: US$ 61,739
Completion Year: 2010

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Hotel Aire de Bardenas / Emiliano López Monica Rivera Arquitectos | Designalmic

Hotel Aire de Bardenas / Emiliano López Monica Rivera Arquitectos | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
The Hotel Aire de Bardenas, López and Mónica Rivera and located in Navarre, Spain, consists of a series of blocks in the Bardenas national park. The rooms have huge glass windows with views of the horizon that highlight the feeling of isolation and solitude in this esoteric ho In the same vein, the Graft Lab Bird Island Project consists of a series of living spaces in the forests of Kuala Lumpur with zero environmental impact...

 

Project name: Hotel Aire de Bardenas
Location: Carretera de Ejeo, km 1.5, 31500 Tudela, Navarra, Spain
Coordinates: 42.07862,-1.56535
Type: Hotel
Site Area: 1 ha
Building Area: 1,500 sqm
Design Year: 2004
Project Year: 2004-2007
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2007
Awards:
2013 - Tripadvisor Awards - Ranked No.1 of 4 Tudela B&B and Inns
2012 - Tripadvisor Awards - Certificate Best Hotel
2011 - Condé Nast Traveller Magazine Awards - Best Hotel Out of Town - Gold List - Finalist
2010 - VII Bienal Iberoamericana de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (BIAU) Award - Madrid
2010 - Monocle Magazine Awards - Best Designed Hotel
2010 - Architizer A+ Awards - Category: Hotels & Resorts
2010 - Condé Nast Traveller Magazine Awards - Best Non-Urban hotel
2009 - X Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (BEAU) Award - Young Architecture - Awarded the Young Prize of the Spanish Architecture Biennial
2009 - Travel + Leisure Magazine Awards - Best Small Hotel
2008 - The Architectural Review (AR+D Awards) - Emerging Architecture Awards - 1st prize
2008 - ID Magazine Annual Design Review Award - Design Distinction
2008-2009 - Pen Magazine (Japan) Creative Awards - Best Hotel Design
2008 - AJAC Award - Young Architects COAC
2008 - VIII Initiative Hotel Awards - Best Single Hotel in Spain
2008 - The Chamber of Commerce of Navarra Design Award - Best Hotel Design
2008 - FAD Awards - Finalist
2008 - Saloni Awards - Finalist
2007 - Wood Living Award - Finalist

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Casa Bola / Eduardo Longo | Designalmic

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This extraordinary house, spherical, it's an icon of the utopian architecture. Another peculiarity in the middle of São Paulo's city. The "Casa Bola" - the "Ball House" - in the centre of Sao Paulo. Architect Eduardo Longo built it with his own hands between 1974 and 1979. Five years were necessary to the architect to build the Casa Bola alone on the roof of his house converted into an office. Inside, the decor is reduced to a minimum, but the ball home offers as standard a standard apartment on only 8 m diameter arranged on four levels...

 

Project name: Casa Bola
Location: Rua Amauri, Avenida Brigadeiro Faria Lima, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Coordinates: -23.581415,-46.683728
Type:
Type By Characteristic: Architects House, Green & Sustainable House, Tower House
Type By Site: City House
Type By Size: Small House - (51 sqm - 200 sqm)
Type By Structural: Steel House
Floor count: 4
Project Area: approx 135 sqm
Project Year: 1970-2004
Construction Year: 1974-1979
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2004

 

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Nub Collection / Patricia Urquiola for Andreu World | Designalmic

Nub Collection / Patricia Urquiola for Andreu World | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Patricia Urquiola’s Nub chair Collection, a contemporary take on the classic Windsor chair. The solid beech structures are made from reforested 100% sustainable wood, the only kind used by andreu world. steel or wood legs hold up the seat and over-sized back, resulting in unusual but playful proportions. The clean and classic design of the chair back that is featured throughout the collection is timeless and will continue to remain so for a long time...

 

Name: Nub Collection
Type: Chair, Furniture Collection
Materials: solid beech, Steel base & Solid beechwood legs
Materials Combination: Wood + Metal, Wood + Color, Metal + Color, Eco / Recycled / Green
Dimensions: Varies
Colour: Mix / Multi Color
Year: 2013

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Fine Art BodyPainting Nature-Inspired / Johannes Stötter | Designalmic

Fine Art BodyPainting Nature-Inspired / Johannes Stötter | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Artist Johannes Stötter is a fine-art-bodypainter who uses his artistry to blend his subjects into their surroundings so well that they all but disappear. His models appear to take on both the colours and textures of their surroundings and sometimes even transform into other creatures or objects, including fruit and vegetables, trees, rocks, and even wildlife. He puts people at the heart of nature into fascinating compositions at the edge of surrealism...

 

Name: Fine Art BodyPainting Nature-Inspired
Type: Body Art
Theme Colour: bright colours
Year: 2013
Technique: Brush / Sponge Bodypainting
Awards:
2013 - World Bodypainting Festival Award - Category; Brush / Sponge Bodypainting - 3rd place
2013 - World Bodypainting Festival Award - Category; Brush / Sponge Presentation - 1st place
2012 - World Bodypainting Festival Award - Category; Brush / Sponge Bodypainting - 1st place
2011 - Italian Bodypainting Festival Award - Category; Brush / Sponge Bodypainting - 1st place

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Monster Surrealism – Visionary Art Paintings / Eric Lacombe | Designalmic

Monster Surrealism – Visionary Art Paintings / Eric Lacombe | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Monster paintings by french artist Eric Lacombe, His paintings often show distorted ghastly faces, which convey a very creepy mood. Eric Lacombe works mostly with acrylics or ink on paper or canvas. Eric Lacombe, better known in the art world as Monstror, is an astounding artist from Lyons, France that was born in 1968...

 

Name: Monster Surrealism - Visionary Art Paintings
Type: Painting
Dimensions: Varies
Theme Colour: dark tones
Year: Varies
Technique: Acrylic, Pen, Ink, Posca on canvas & paper

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PUBLIC Hotel Chicago / Ian Schrager | Designalmic

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PUBLIC Hotel, conceived by Ian Schrager, is an entirely new class of hotel. Its fundamental attributes are innovative, sophisticated, authentic style; spot-on, personalized, empathetic "essential" service; lasting comfort with complete functionality, all at an affordable price and offering tremendous value. For the first time, this type of hotel experience will be available for everyone and anyone who wants it...

 

Project name: PUBLIC Hotel Chicago
Location: 1301 North State Parkway, Chicago, Illinois 60610-2145, United States
Coordinates: 41.906038,-87.628564
Type: Hotel Interior
Hotel Size: 285 Rooms & Suites
Guestroom - 225-295 sq.ft
Guestroom Doubles - 300-325 sq.ft
Superior King - 300-325 sq.ft
Deluxe King - 395-425 sq.ft
Loft rooms - 465-480 sq.ft
One Bedroom Suites - 600-650 sq.ft
Deluxe One Bedroom Suites - 800-850 sq.ft
Celebrity Suites - 800 – 1200 sq.ft
Project Year: 2010-2011
First opened: 1938
Status: Completed
Completion Year: 2012
Awards:
2013 - Tripadvisor Awards - Ranked No.69 of 164 hotels in Chicago
2012 - Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Awards - Restaurant & Bar Design Awards - Category: International - North America & Canada - Winner

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Grand, but relaxed. Upholstered furniture with French 40's vibe. Library and coffee bar in the lobby.

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Hotel Alexandra - Copenhagen, Denmark By Danish icon Furniture Designers | Designalmic

Hotel Alexandra - Copenhagen, Denmark By Danish icon Furniture Designers | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Hotel Alexandra is an individual and unique retro design hotel, with loads of atmosphere, beautiful Danish furniture and character, in the heart of Copenhagen...

 

Project name: Hotel Alexandra

Location: H.C. Andersens Boulevard 8, 1553 Copenhagen, Denmark
Coordinates: 55.677058, 12.565993
Type: Hotel Interior, Furniture Collection
Rooms count: 61 rooms
Project Year: -

 

Awards:
2014 - Tripadvisor Awards - Rank No.17 of 117 Hotels in Copenhagen
2011 - World Travel Awards - Europe's Responsible Tourism Award - Nominee
2010 - World Travel Awards - Europe's Responsible Tourism Award - Nominee

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Tower House / GLUCK+ (Peter Gluck and Partners) | Designalmic

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A vacation house is turned on its side and its parts stacked up to access the view. The main living space is cantilevered above in the forest canopy—up in the trees...

 

Project name: Tower House
Location: Ulster County, New York, United States

Type:
Type By Characteristic: Architects House, Holiday House, Tower House, Tree House
Type By Site: Countryside / Suburb House
Type By Size: Large House - (more than 650 sqm)
Type By Structural: Steel House
Floor count: 4
Project Area: 2,545 sq.ft
Project Year: 2010-2012
Status: Built
Completion Year: June 2012

Awards:
2014 - Architizer A+ Awards - Single Family Home M 1,000-3,000 SF - Finalist
2013 - American Architecture Award, The Chicago Athenaeum & The European Centre for Architecture
2013 - AIA New York State Award - Architecture Merit Award
2013 - Society of American Registered Architects New York Council (SARA/NY Award) - Design Award of Excellence
2013 - International Architecture Award, The Chicago Athenaeum & The European Centre for Architecture
2013 - Architectural Record Awards - Record Houses

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Washington Canal Park / OLIN Studio & STUDIOS Architecture | Designalmic

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Designed by Philadelphia-based Olin, the three-acre park features a skating loop, interactive fountains, seating areas, and open spaces that will be programmed with public events such as movie screenings and farmers markets. A linear rain garden along the edge of the park is the most visible indication of a site-wide rainwater collection system that collects water runoff, held in cisterns under the site, which is then treated and used for the fountains, rink ice, and irrigation...

 

Project name: Washington Canal Park
Location: 1100 New Jersey Ave., SE Suite 1000, Washington DC 20003, United States
Coordinates: 38.877946,-77.003223
Type: Park, City Space, Public Space
Site Area: 3 acres
Project Area: 137,500 sq.ft / 12,774 sqm
Pavilion Area: 5,000 sq.ft / 464 sqm
Project Year: 2006-2012
Opening Date: November 16, 2012
Status: Built
Cost: $42 million
Development Cost: $12 million
Construction Cost: $18 million
Completion Year: 2012
Awards:
2012 - Washington Business Journal Awards - Best Real Estate Deal of the Year
2012 - Washington Business Journal Awards - Community Impact Award
LEED Awards - Gold certification

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W Singapore – Sentosa Cove / WATG | Designalmic

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Designed & Conceptualized by renowned architectural firm Wimberly Allison Tong & Goo (WATG), Inspired by a dynamic cosmopolitan lifestyle, mixed with Sentosa’s vibrant natural surroundings, W Singapore-Sentosa Cove adopts this narrative, blurring the line between cosmopolitan city-state and the beauty of untamed nature...

 

Project name: W Singapore - Sentosa Cove
Location: 21 Ocean Way, Singapore, Singapore 098374
Coordinates: 1.246179, 103.842268
Type: Hotel, Hotel Interior
Size: 240 fabulous view guestrooms
Room rate: Starting at SGD$388++ per package, upgrades are available to Spectacular or Fabulous rooms for an addition of $20++ and $70++, respectively.
Site Area: 6 acres
Project Year: 2010-2012
Opening Date: September16 2012
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2012
Awards:
2013 - Condé Nast Traveller Magazine Awards - The Best New Hotels - Winner
2013 - SPG Member Favorite Resort Award - Best Island Paradise & Best Spa Indulgence
2013 - Harper's Bazaar Spa Awards - Best Girl's Day Out Spa
2013 - G Restaurant Award - Award of Exellence for SKIRT
2013 - Singapore Women's Weekly Annual Spa Awards - Best Girlfriend Spa Getaway - Best Hotel Spa Rooms & Spa
2013 - Hospitality Design Furniture Award - Best Resort Design Bronze
2013 - Tripadvisor Awards - Ranked No.4 of 13 hotels in Sentosa Island
2012 - WITovation Award - Winner
2012 - Travel + Leisure Magazine Awards - Travel + Leisure India & South Asia's India's Best Awards - 2nd place for Best New Hotel in the World

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The Transformed Stormwater Park – Qunli National Urban Wetland / Turenscape | Designalmic

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Qunli National Urban Wetland by Turenscape, The project demonstrates a Stormwater park that acts as a green sponge, cleansing and storing urban stormwater and can be integrated with other ecosystem services including the protection of native habitats, aquifer recharge, recreational use and aesthetic experience; while in all these ways fostering urban development...

 

Project name: The Transformed Stormwater Park - Qunli National Urban Wetland
Location: Qunli New District, Haerbin City, Heilongjiang Province, China
Coordinates: 45.726645, 126.546382
Type: Park, Public Space
Site Area: 30 hectares
Design Year: June ,2009-Semptember ,2009
Project Year: 2010-2011
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2011
Awards:
2013 - World Architecture Festival Award - Category: Landscape Projects + Completed designs + urban - Shortlisted
2012 - American Society of Landscape Architects Awards (ASLA Awards) - Professional Awards - ASLA Design Award of Excellence
2012 - Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Award - The International Architecture Awards - The best new global design

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Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama / BFLS | Designalmic

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The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is one of the UK’s leading music and drama colleges, designed by BFLS, the drama building forms a new facade and the recital hall sits amongst the woods adjacent to the existing building. These elements are unified by a single floating roof. The new entrance to the college opens out on to stunning views over Bute Park and an arcade forms a new spine linking the whole functioning as exhibition space for the Design & Costume Department, whilst doubling as the ‘lungs’ for the scheme as its natural stack effect ventilates the public spaces...

 

Project name: Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Location: Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Coordinates: 51.486180,-3.184149
Type: College, Theatre and Auditorium, Dance / Music Center
Project Area: approx 4,400 sqm
Project Year: 2011
Status: Built
Cost: £22.5m
Completion Year: 2011
Awards:
BREEAM Awards - Excellent
2012 - Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Award - The best new global design - Winner
2012 - Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Awards - RIBA Welsh Building of the Year Award - Wales - Winner
2012 - World Architecture Festival Award - Category: Cultural - Shortlisted
2010 - World Architecture Festival Award - Category: Future Projects - Cultural - Shortlisted

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MCD collection / ACT studio for Metrocuadro design | Designalmic

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Eliana Salazar and Fabrizio Tozzoli, the masterminds behind ACT studio and Metrocuadro Design, are re-imagining the production process for DIY furniture. These stools, tables, and clocks—made from FSC-certified sustainable wood—require one very simple element to hold them together: string. Put that in your pipe and sew it...

 

Name: MCD collection
Type: Furniture Collection
Materials: Pine plywood and coloured polyethylene strings
Materials Combination: Wood, Eco / Recycled / Green
Process: CNC cutting machine
Dimensions: Varies
Colour: Natural Color
Year: 2013

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Fogo Island Arts Studio & Residencies / Saunders Architecture | Designalmic

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The Shorefast Foundation and the Fogo Island Arts Corporation has commissioned the Newfoundland-born, Norway-based architect Todd Saunders to design a series of six artists’ studios on various Fogo Island locations. The organization is committed to preserving the Islanders’ traditions and aims at rejuvenating the island through the arts and culture. Whose work is frequently site-specific to the North Atlantic and draws upon the region’s wood-building tradition...

 

Project name: Fogo Island Arts Studio & Residencies
Location: Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada
Type:
Type By Characteristic: Studio, Cabin / Hut, Holiday House
Type By Site: Island House,
Type By Size: Tiny House - (less than 51 sqm)
Type By Structural: Wooden House
Specific Use of Building: Arts Studio & Residencies
Project Year: 2010-2011
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2011

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Cantina Antinori Winery / Archea Associati | Designalmic

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The Antinori winery in Bargino, designed by Archea Associati, lies in the hilly wine country around Chianti, halfway between Florence and Siena. Wineries play an important part in local social and cultural life and one of the express aims of this project was to make the most of this setting, creating a building that was not only part of the physical surrounds, but also hard to differentiate from them...

 

Project name: Cantina Antinori Winery
Location: Bargino, San Casciano Val di pesa, Florence, Italy
Coordinates: 43.612745, 11.193606
Type: Winery
Specific Use of Building: Winery - Office
Materials: Cor-ten steel
Site Area: 13 ha
Project Area: 49,000 sqm
Volume: 287,260 cu. m
Project Year: 2004-2012
Status: Built
Cost: € 67.000.000
Completion Year: 2012
Awards: 2011 - USaward - Category: Architecture From - First prize

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Lanyang Museum / Artech Architects | Designalmic

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Designed by Kris Yao, Taiwanese architect the founder and head architect at Artech Architects in Taipei and Shanghai. located at the former Wushi Habor in Yilan, the exterior of Lanyang Museum draws inspiration from the “cuesta” style unique to this area, where the land slopes away from a steep-faced cliff. The themes of the permanent exhibition, Yilan’s “mountains, plain, and ocean” are arranged from the top floor down, and explain the history, culture, and natural resources of Yilan...

 

Project name: Lanyang Museum
Location: No. 750, Section 3, Qīngyún Rd, Toucheng Township, Yilan County, Taiwan 261
Coordinates: 24.868625,121.832462
Type: Museum
Site Area: 39,426 sqm
Lot Coverage Area: 7,682 sqm
Total Floor Area: 12,473 sqm
Construction started: 2 August 2004
Opening Date: 16 October 2010
Project Year: 2004-2010
Status: Built
Cost: NT$1.02 billion
Completion Year: March 2010
Awards:
2012 - Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Award - The International Architecture Awards - The best new global design
2010 - Far Eastern Architectural Design Award - Outstanding - the 7th
2010 - Taiwan Architectural Design Award - 1st prize

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Villa F / Hornung and Jacobi Architecture | Designalmic

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On the coast of Rhodes, Greece is located adjacent to a winding road this magnificent Villa F by the German architects Hornung & Jacobi. The architects have realized the house behind an existing stone wall, adjacent to a winding road with directly behind the Mediterranean coast. The house has a form of a bent rectangular prism facing the sea with open-plan living, lots of space and natural light...

 

Project name: Villa F
Location: Rhodes, Greece
Type:
Type By Characteristic: Holiday House, Modern House, Villa
Type By Site: Ocean House, Island House
Type By Size: Medium House - (201 sqm - 450 sqm)
Type By Structural: Plaster / Mortar / Masonry House
Project Area: 220 sqm
Project Year: 2010
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2011

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Graphisoft Park – Central Park Landscape / Garten Studio | Designalmic

Graphisoft Park – Central Park Landscape / Garten Studio | Designalmic | Designalmic | Scoop.it
Graphisoft Park's Central Park Landscpe by Garten Studio, The intensive central park offers a place for events, meetings, lectures, informal relationships and recreation. The park is connected to the arteries of the city by the promenade along the Danube and by the river itself, and this connection may be further enhanced in cultural sense by the opening of the university...

 

Project name: Graphisoft Park - Central Park Landscpe
Location: 1031 Budapest, Hungary
Coordinates: 47.560778,19.054771
Type: Office Space
Site Area: 7 hectare
Landscape Area: 3.2 hectare
Project Area: 32,000 sqm
Design Year: 2008-2010
Project Year: 2008-2012
Status: Built
Completion Year: 2012

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