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Before And After – An Overgrown Garden Was Transformed Into A Backyard Oasis

October 16, 2018 Erin 0

  Beth Mullins of Growsgreen Landscape Design has transformed what was once an overgrown garden into a peaceful and modern backyard with distinct spaces for entertaining.   The original garden had no structure to it except for some minor steps and a failing retaining wall. Beth was able to transform the garden by completely redoing […]

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Tianhong Headquarters Building / CCDI

October 16, 2018 Collin Chen 0

Tianhong’s headquarters project locate in Shenzhen Houhai Central District, connecting with the Financial and Commercial Zone and Nanshan Neiwan Park, about 400 meters away from the subway line 2 Dengliang Station. The east side of the project is the central road and Houhai River, the south side is the substation, the north side is the green land, the northwest side is the planned public park. The building will be built into Tianhong’s headquarters office and the flagship store of Tianhong shopping mall — Jun Shang department store. Nanshan Houhai District has become a mature business circle nearby No. 1 Shenzhen Bay, surrounded by intensive large-scale residential areas and large-scale international headquarters business office area, and provides a 24-hour urban vitality source to this project .

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Barclay & Crousse’s award-winning Edificio E captured in movie by Cristobal Palma

October 16, 2018 Dan Howarth 0

Architectural photographer Cristobal Palma has created a film showing Peruvian firm Barclay & Crousse’s concrete university building in Piura, which was awarded the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize 2018. Edificio E beat five other shortlisted projects to win the biennial prize, and was praised by the jury for its “deceptive simplicity and modesty”, as well

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Yejin’s Jip-Soori / Moohoi Architecture Studio

October 16, 2018 Daniel Tapia 0

It is a jip-Soo-ri for two households. An entry porch is devised so a family of two households can be either connected or separated. The existing structure was 56 years old house, the basic structure was reused, while the rest was repaired to suit the contemporary demands and needs.

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MONOARCHI Shanghai Office / MONOARCHI

October 16, 2018 舒岳康 - SHU Yuekang 0

MONOARCHI is a young architecture design company based in Shanghai. The office is located at the core of the Former Shanghai French Concession. The original neighborhood is referred to the buildings Britain and Spain back in the 1940s. After more a hundred years of history, the neighborhood still retains the peace. As an important witness of the history of Shanghai, it is listed as a protective historical building. The existing neighborhood is a residential area, we, as architects who are obsessed with working in spaces with stories, renovated a building inside this neighborhood and moved in in 2018.

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StudioAC coverts Toronto church into minimal Pape Loft

October 16, 2018 Bridget Cogley 0

Toronto firm StudioAC has overhauled part of a church in the city, creating a contemporary two-bedroom home with a curved balustrade clad in pale wood. The converted religious building now houses the Pape Loft, which takes its name from an informal term for a Roman Catholic priest or pope, often used in Scotland in the mid-1900s.

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Starr Atrium / LPA

October 16, 2018 Daniel Tapia 0

The key element of the campus renovation for Edwards Lifesciences, an industry-leading medical device maker, is the LEED Platinum, 22,000-square-foot Starr Atrium, which created a bridge between two existing office buildings and provides a dramatic new entry to the corporate headquarters. The atrium serves as a gathering point, social area and collaborative space for the company’s team. The atrium is also used as a venue for hosting events, including product launches and company meetings, requiring a large flexible space that also reflects the company’s image and values.

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A High-End Golf Clubhouse / Architecture49

October 16, 2018 Daniel Tapia 0

Architecture49 is proud to unveil its latest project, the clubhouse for Golf Exécutif Montréal, located on Nuns’ Island, a green oasis in the St. Lawrence River facing downtown Montreal. The building, which boasts an impressive wooden framework, is designed to offer its users an exceptional experience. It includes sheltered driving-range tees, a bar in the center of a spacious lounge, a full restaurant kitchen, state-of-the-art golf simulators, a pro shop, offices, and mechanical spaces. Initially engaged to design a sheltered area that would allow golfers to use the driving range in inclement weather, Architecture49 worked closely with the client to extend the program to the creation of a unique multi-functional building. In the clubhouse’s final form, the sheltered driving-range tees back onto the lounge and relaxation areas, creating a unique experience for golfers.

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Water Institute headquarters by Perkins+Will sits on Mississippi River

October 16, 2018 Jenna McKnight 0

Global architecture firm Perkins+Will has created a waterfront building for a research organisation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, that is designed to remain fully functional during floods. Founded in 2011, the Water Institute of the Gulf is a nonprofit organisation that conducts research focused on water systems and coastal communities. Its new headquarters is located on

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51 Bathroom Sinks That Are Overflowing With Stylistic Charm

October 16, 2018 HD Staff 0

Picking the right sink for your bathroom can be an overwhelming choice with the flurry of options available. Which one is right for you? A sleek undermount, a space saving pedestal, a colorful vessel? Whether you are looking for elegance, charm or a more artistic vibe, your sink can be an irreplaceable ally that enhances […]

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Iridescent turquoise bricks front Damien Hirst’s new studio by Stiff + Trevillion

October 16, 2018 Natashah Hitti 0

Iridescent blue bricks and an art-deco-style pediment form the exterior of Damien Hirst’s new headquarters in London’s Soho, designed by architecture studio Stiff + Trevillion. London-based Stiff + Trevillion designed the building as a flexible, creative workspace, as the architects didn’t know at the time who would occupy it. Its aim was to create a

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Preston Hollow Residence / Bodron+Fruit

October 16, 2018 Daniel Tapia 0

The Preston Hollow residence was designed for a couple seeking a new home for their growing art collection. Located on an unusually shaped lot of just over 1 acre in the Preston Hollow neighborhood of Dallas, the home is sited to maximize the views from the home and create a vanishing point to the horizon from the primary living spaces.

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Preston Hollow Residence / Bodron+Fruit

October 16, 2018 Daniel Tapia 0

The Preston Hollow residence was designed for a couple seeking a new home for their growing art collection. Located on an unusually shaped lot of just over 1 acre in the Preston Hollow neighborhood of Dallas, the home is sited to maximize the views from the home and create a vanishing point to the horizon from the primary living spaces.