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Spiral Tower is concept for an observation tower ride powered by a windmill

July 10, 2020 India Block 0
Spiral Tower by Northern Lights

A consortium of Dutch companies has developed a concept for a viewpoint, which would have electric cabins that would spiral up it and be run off solarpanels and wind. Engineers KCI, electrical specialists Bosch Rexroth, steel experts Hillebrand and creative agency NorthernLight, are the four companies from the Netherlands that collaborated on the piece of conceptual

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Jaffa Roofhouse / Gitai Architects

July 9, 2020 Andreas Luco 0

The Jaffa Roofhouse is a project designed by Ben Gitai Architects and was conceptualised and built by the Architects Ben Gitai, Charly Chrochu, and co-curated with Isabelle Wolff. The Jaffa Roofhouse is situated at the ancient port of the city of Jaffa, reputed to be one of the oldest ports in the world, out of which modern-day Tel Aviv has grown. Throughout the design development of the project, a profound dialogue was in-stored between the Roofhouse and the surrounding Landscape.

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Before & After – A Mid Century Modern House Renovation In Arizona

July 9, 2020 Erin 0

Architecture firm The Ranch Mine has renovated a mid-century modern house in Scottsdale, Arizona, for their clients who wanted an updated space for their growing family. Originally built in 1961 by Allied Builders, the home had some issues – a failing plumbing system, poor grading and drainage that led to some rot in the structure, […]

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A Mosaic Of Broken Marble Gives This Flooring A Unique Design

July 9, 2020 Erin 0

When creating the interiors of a townhouse in Moscow, Russia, Maxim Kashin Architects designed a space with a mosaic floor. The smooth polished flooring is made up of marble pieces that have been installed in a mosaic pattern with contrasting dark grey concrete that complements the custom-designed furniture. By using recycled white and light grey […]

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Did You Know Terry Crews Designs Furniture?

July 9, 2020 Erin 0

You may be surprised to learn that actor and former NFL player, Terry Crews, is also an artist and designer. Originally studying graphic design, Terry Crews started out sketching his teammates before leaving the football field and pursuing acting in both movies and television. While acting, Terry Crews has also been busy designing again, and […]

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Otemon Gakuin University Academic-Ark / Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei

July 9, 2020 Pilar Caballero 0

A learning space for the Internet age – Located in the leafy city of Ibaraki in northern Osaka Prefecture, this project forms the core of the Ibaraki Smart Community, which occupies the 185,000 m2 site of a former Toshiba factory. The 40,000 m2 facility will serve as a new campus for about 3,600 students at Otemon Gakuin University, or about half the student population. As Internet technology, artificial intelligence, and mobility improve and students no longer need to be on campus to attend school, what form will universities take?

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Bleached cedar frames apple orchard from Sheffield House in Massachusetts

July 9, 2020 Eleanor Gibson 0
Sheffield Residence by Of Possible

New York studio Of Possible has designed Sheffield House in Massachusetts to replace the resident’s childhood home using large windows as the “picture frame of the spaces of memory”. The residence is located in Sheffield, a town in Massachusetts’ Berkshire County, replacing the client’s parents’ property, which was moved to another site and is now

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X2 Oceanphere Pattaya Villa Resort / Creative Crews

July 9, 2020 Pilar Caballero 0

The X2 Pattaya Oceanphere is a villa resort situated in Pattaya, a well-developed beach town with cliché tourist destinations, hotels, and resorts chains. The site is located on the eastern seaboard of Thailand, facing the Gulf of Thailand where there are long stretches of beaches without much dramatic rocky or cliff terrain. The architectural language of the villa resort is derived from the aim to create man-made landscape with available materials and efficient construction methods.