Posts with categories "In practice"

AIRES MATEUS – House in Fontinha, 2013

#COURTYARD #TOPOGRAPHY #VIEW AIRES MATEUS : http://www.airesmateus.com/ In the hills of Grandola, the house is a balance between a courtyard, a protected core relating to the sky, and an opening to the distance ocean view. The topography is modeled to [...]

April 26, 2016 In practice

4PLIUS architects – K dainiai arena, 2014

#INFRASTRUCTURE#SPORT #URBANSPACE 4PLIUS architects: www.4plius.com K dainiai arena is a distinctive element of K dainiai sports complex designed to revitalize a north part of K dainiai city. Together with a city stadium and a newly-created public square the Arena has [...]

April 25, 2016 In practice

Ksa Studeny – Partizanska, 2014

#HOUSE #ADDITION #TIME-SPACE Ksa Studeny – www.ksastudeny.sk The whole building is the result of careful consideration of the time-space relationship of the site and the existing villa, in the context of the surrounding area. The first decision was to resign [...]

April 23, 2016 In practice

Metro_POLIS – New Polis Campus – 2011

Metro_POLIS: www.metropolis.al #PUBLIC #RE-ADAPTATION #RIGOROUSNESS This edifice represents a new and elevated dimension of POLIS University and reflects its philosophy a transparent juxtaposition of new and old fluxes. The project consisted in the re-adaptation of a former industrial building and [...]

April 22, 2016 In practice

PROMONTORIO – Parque Kindergarten, 2010

#DYNAMIC SPACE #HONEYCOMCINEMA #PENTAGON PROMONTORIO : http://www.promontorio.net/index.php Located in the vicinity of the Cascais, the Parque kindergarten occupies a steep and quasi-triangular plot in an allotment of oversized villas. Densely vegetated, the plot forms a cul-de-sac wherein the two-storey building [...]

April 19, 2016 In practice

Margarita Danou – CYTA The footbridge – 2014

#COMMUNITY #LANDSCAPE #INFRASTRUCTURE The footbridge of CYTA addresses the question of its urban context by interweaving existing and proposed circulation with its urban landscape. The footbridge connects an existing athletic park with the coastal area of Limassol, offering a unique [...]

April 18, 2016 In practice

zerozero – Kulturpark KoA?ice, 2013

  #TRANSFORMATION #CULTURALCENTER #URBANSPACE zerozero – www.zerozero.sk The project consists in the transformation of an ex-military complex into a multi-purpose cultural centre. The objective was to revitalize the complex as follows: to restore the three historic buildings for new cultural [...]

April 16, 2016 In practice

XDGA Xaveer de Geyter Architects – Kitchen Tower, 2011

#LANDMARK #TOWER #EDUCATION XDGA Xaveer de Geyter Architects: xdga.be The original hotel school CERIA-COOVI was installed in the countryside outside of Brussels during the Fifties. It is a superb modernist campus consisting of separate buildings interconnected by a new park. [...]

April 15, 2016 In practice

Re-Act Now – Rahova Commodities Exchange, 2008

#RENOVATION #MIXED-USE #INTERACTION #TRANSPARENCY Re-Act Now: www.re-act-now.ro What could we do in the context of revitalizing architecture to keep a more vivid picture of an old building with (even partial) special features? It is a question to which we can [...]

April 14, 2016 In practice

St phane Beel Architects – FNG Head Office, 2015

#OFFICE #CONNECTION #WOODEN SKIN St phane Beel Architects: www.stephanebeel.com FNG is a fast-growing fashion company that requested a building that could grow with the company. They asked for a scheme that promotes the company values and where relationships can be [...]

April 13, 2016 In practice