Travelling with an architect: discovering Hamburg

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

Our contemporary architecture tour in Northen Europe

See on www.archilovers.com

Advertisements

SILO 468

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

Disused oil silo has been converted into mesmerizing light art piece and a public space with the aid of swarm intelligence and interactive lighting.

The project is a conversion of oil silo into light art piece and a public space designed by Madrid based Lighting Design Collective (LDC). 

It sits by the sea facing central Helsinki, Finland. Prevailing winds well known to residents are strongly present. The natural light, wind and the movement of light on the water formed the principles for the …

See on www.archilovers.com


Aula Medica

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

Strange enough, no large auditorium was built at Karolinska Institutet when its campus was created in the 1940’s. Yes, there were intentions, but the medical university expanded in numbers as well as ranking without any possibility to assemble neither students nor scientists in large numbers. In the beginning of the new millennia, a donation finally made it possible to complete the compound with the venue it needed so long.
An auditorium at a university, or aula to use the word of the classical …

See on www.archilovers.com


Completing the 19th-Century Sagrada Família Using 21st-Century Tech via @ArchitectMag

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

Lead architect Jordi Faulí says the seemingly interminable Sagrada Familia project will be finished in 2026, thanks to digital fabrication techniques that allow designers to envision what Antoni Gaudí would have wanted.

fc3arch‘s insight:

The seemingly interminable Sagrada Familia project will be finished in 2026, thanks to digital fabrication techniques that allow designers to envision what Antoni Gaudí would have wanted.

See on www.architectmagazine.com


A Supreme Minimalist House Extension

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

The project started with a 1930’s Sears kit house set upon 3 gently rolling acres overlooking substantial preserves about an hour outside of Boston.

fc3arch‘s insight:

The project started with a 1930’s Sears kit house set upon 3 gently rolling acres overlooking substantial preserves about an hour outside of Boston. While charmingly renovated, the existing structure offered only very small-scale spaces which couldn’t really accommodate family and guests looking for escape to the countryside. LABhaus doubled the floor space with the addition of two beautifully scaled rooms, much needed utility space, an additional bathroom with outdoor shower, and a 500+ ft2 covered loggia which blends effortlessly with the main living space thanks to multi-panel pocket doors.

See on architizer.com


Casa CorManca #Design #Architecture

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

2012-2013. On a 12 meters by 13 meters (39ft by 42ft) plot of land, a monolithic volume is transformed in order to attain luminous indoor spaces.

See on architizer.com


Tangga House by Guz Architects #Modern #Architecture #Home

See on Scoop.itJUST ARCHITECTURE

Beautiful contemporary home situated in Singapore.

See on www.homeadore.com