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Ernst and Young Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia, Wasserfall Munting Architects

Ernst and Young Namibia

Text description provided by the architects. As a building that represents an innovative, unconventional, and rather exceptional company, the new Namibian head office for Ernst & Young Chartered Accountants has been conceived to give expression to these qualities in a manner that challenges traditional relationships between culture, environment, structure and […]

Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida, Vigo, Spain, NAOS Arquitectura

Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida

Text description provided by the architects. The location of the Sport Complex and Swimming Center in La Florida, Vigo, was a challenge because it was in a empty space of a built block, with a very high slope. So, the superior level stayed and the building was constructed below this […]

Social Center in Mesoiro, A Coruña, Spain, NAOS Arquitectura

Social Center in Mesoiro

Text description provided by the architects. The building was designed to be a social and services center in a neighbourhood with a high population growth rates in recent years. It is destined to use of the people in Mesoiro, A Coruña, a area with 7.900 inhabitants. It includes a gathering […]

Northwood ADU Dwelling, Ann Arbor-Michigan, United States, T+E+A+M

Northwood ADU Dwelling

Text description provided by the architects. T+E+A+M, one of the American Midwest’s top-rising architecture firms, has Northwood ADU, one of the first accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to be built under the city’s new zoning regulations that passed in 2016. The homeowners, T+E+A+M co-founders Ellie Abrons and Adam Fure, along with […]

Dance School in Oleiros, A Coruña, Spain, NAOS Arquitectura

Dance School in Oleiros

Text description provided by the architects. The Municipal School of Dance in Oleiros is a freestanding building with a ground floor and a simple volumetric shape, in accordance with a clear programme of requirements. Two different volumes hold the different uses of the building and separate the main operation areas. […]

Villa 1906, Dobřichovice, Czech Republic, Karnet Architekti

Villa 1906

Text description provided by the architects. Reconstruction of the villa from 1906 in contrast to the contemporary living. We present you modern living in a bourgeois villa. For the new owners, we design a contemporary layer, redraw floor layouts, organize the flow of spaces and tune up the combinations of […]

Jinat Batika, Chittagong, Bangladesh, 3 Points Consultant

Jinat Batika

Text description provided by the architects. My client lives in the capital city, Dhaka. In his busy schedule, to relax and fraternize with his relatives, he makes time to visit with his family to his native village Raichota, 40 kilometers from Chittagong. The Bay of Bengal is about 2.5 kilometers […]

UNIC, Paris, France, MAD Architects

UNIC

Text description provided by the architects. Located in Clichy-Batignolles, a newly developed neighborhood in Paris, UNIC is next to Martin Luther King Park and the currently-under construction courthouse designed by Renzo Piano. MAD won the project through an international design competition in collaboration with local French architects Accueil – Biecher […]

Gardenhouse, Los Angeles-California, United States, MAD Architects

Gardenhouse

Text description provided by the architects. Located at 8600 Wilshire Boulevard in California’s Beverly Hills, “Gardenhouse” is a mixed-use scheme consisting of 18 residential units above ground floor commercial space. Evoking the lush landscape of Beverly Hills, the scheme becomes a “hillside village” with residential units “growing” from the building’s […]

Slip House, London, United Kingdom, Carl Turner Architects

Slip House

Text description provided by the architects. Occupying one of four plots forming a gap in a typical Brixton terrace, Slip House constitutes a new prototype for adaptable terraced housing. Three simple ‘slipped’ orthogonal box forms break up the bulk of the building and give it it’s striking sculptural quality.  The […]

Casa no Príncipe Real, Lisbon, Portugal, Camarim Arquitectos

Casa no Príncipe Real

Text description provided by the architects. Located a few metres from the Garden of Príncipe Real in Lisbon, this 41 m² plot allows the construction of a small 5-storey urban house for a family. The exiguity of the plot has led us to a scheme where each floor has a […]

Baroque Restaurant, Broumov, Czech Republic, ADR

Baroque Restaurant

Text description provided by the architects. Design and project documentation of a restaurant designed within the premises of the Benedictine monastery in Broumov, which belongs to the national cultural heritage of the Czech Republic from 1995. ADR architectural studio has been participating in the gradual renovation of the Broumov Monastery […]

Kocanda Kravsko, Kravsko, Czech Republic, ORA

Kocanda Kravsko

Text description provided by the architects. The project focuses on the first stage of the conversion of the former ceramics factory into a space for social events and agritourism. The central baroque building was originally built as a Coach Inn on the route Prague-Vienna. The aim of our project was […]

Tee House, Čeladná, Czech Republic, CMC Architects

Tee House

Text description provided by the architects. Resort Spa Residence with wellness in the landscape of Czech Beskydy mountains. On the Eastern edge of the Czech Republic, near the Slovak and Polish borders, the village of Čeladná is surrounded by the beautiful landscape of the Beskydy Mountains. Čeladná has grown in […]

Luuwit Park, Portland-Oregon, United States, Skylab Architecture

Luuwit Park

Text description provided by the architects. Skylab Architecture worked alongside 2.ink Studio and in close collaboration with Portland Parks and Recreation to create this 16-acre, hourglass-shaped park in a northeast Portland neighborhood. The design team developed the park, formerly Beech Park, around an integrated strategy that creates both passive native […]

House of Flowers, Healdsburg-California, United States, Walker Warner Architects

House of Flowers

Text description provided by the architects. Flowers’ new guest experience breathes new life into a cherished local landmark to become a destination resort-style estate dedicated to the celebration of wine, food, and the natural landscape. Located minutes from downtown Healdsburg, in the heart of Russian River Valley, and originally built […]

Maison de la Luz, New Orleans-Louisiana, United States, Eskew+Dumez+Ripple

Maison de la Luz

Text description provided by the architects. Maison de la Luz from Atelier Ace is a new luxury guesthouse designed in collaboration by EskewDumezRipple and interior design firm Studio Shamshiri. The design team worked in tandem to transform the legacy six-story, 55,464-square-foot former City Hall annex into a sophisticated destination. Located […]

Washington Fruit & Produce Co. Headquarters, Yakima, Washington, Graham Baba Architects

Washington Fruit & Produce Co. Headquarters

Text description provided by the architects. Surrounded by the world’s most high-tech fruit packing warehouses, the 16,500-square-foot Washington Fruit & Produce Co. headquarters is conceived as an oasis amidst a sea of concrete and low-lying brush landscape. Tucked behind landforms and site walls, this courtyard-focused office complex provides a refuge […]

Schöller SI, Reutlingen, Germany, Ippolito Fleitz Group

Schöller SI

Text description provided by the architects. Especially in times like these, when the office has moved into everyone’s living room, the value of shared office spaces becomes crystal clear: While concentrated work is possible at home, collective work environments are places where co-creation, collaboration and communication prevail, thereby allowing completely […]

Aktion Mensch Headquarters, Bonn, Germany, Ippolito Fleitz Group

Aktion Mensch Headquarters

Text description provided by the architects. Their mission is clear: «WE wins the day». As Germany’s largest private charity in the social sector, Aktion Mensch is dedicated to ensuring the normal coexistence of people with and without disabilities in all walks of life. Inclusion is key for this non-profit association, […]

Kostelec Residence, Budyně nad Ohří, Czech Republic, ADR

Kostelec Residence

Text description provided by the architects. Design and project documentation of a residential complex for a family including interior equipment, large vineyard, necessary facilities, horse stables and a hangar with a helipad. The site formerly housed an old brick factory complex. Flying above the location in a helicopter, the owner […]

Saideep Residence, Ludhiana, India, Studio Y+B

Saideep Residence

Text description provided by the architects. Located in Ludhiana, Saideep is a 2210 sqft residential project in a row housing community. The site was blocked on three sides, with the southern facade being the only open side and source of light. The client was a retired school teacher, who wanted […]

Shaer Mohammad Para Jame Mosque, Chittagong, Bangladesh, 3 Points Consultant

Shaer Mohammad Para Jame Mosque

Text description provided by the architects. Main idea is to design an open and transparent space within a basic form where people can find peace and relate themselves with the surroundings. As we believe “Honesty, Transparency and Openness bring Peace of Mind.”- Dalai Lama The mosque is at West Raichota […]

New Era Café & Bar, Munich, Germany, Ippolito Fleitz Group

New Era Café & Bar

Text description provided by the architects. The Schwabing district of Munich is well-known for its vibrant street life by day and by night. Young people in particular love the cosy atmosphere the district has to offer. Within this setting, we have realised a »café/bar« concept for NEW ERA COFFEE, which […]

Danza Restaurant & Wine Bar, Ludwigsburg, Germany, Ippolito Fleitz Group

Danza Restaurant & Wine Bar

Text description provided by the architects. Local cultural aficionados already know and love the Forum am Schlosspark in Ludwigsburg for its vibrant music, dance and theatre programme. DANZA is a restaurant that joins the ensemble following a thorough renovation of its gastronomic offering, skilfully picking up on the existing mood […]

Kozina House, Trhové Sviny, Czech Republic, Atelier 111 Architekti

Kozina House

Text description provided by the architects. Our new home was created in a historical part of a small South Bohemian town, which, although neglected, possesses a rather strong atmosphere and potential. The place attracted us from the beginning for its distinctive character and great location. In the narrow sleepy streets, […]

Wine Bar Reisten, Pavlov, Czech Republic, ORA

Wine Bar Reisten

Text description provided by the architects. The new wine bar is located in the former winery premises. We are carving large openings situated opposite one another to open up the views. We are adding an all-glass, oversized bay window where one can relax with a glass in hand. We are […]

GBCO973 ex Barn, Bellinzona, Switzerland, LOKOMOTIV.archs

GBCO973 ex Barn

Text description provided by the architects. The old barn built with the usual materials of the region (logs and stones), rudimentary and bare inside, was located within the historic core of the Giubiasco district, municipality of Bellinzona, in the central region of the Italian Swiss canton, Ticino. The project, strongly […]