Dense cities mean small homes. With more and more frequency we are forced to adapt to spaces within which some elements simply do not fit. As architects, these restrictions actually provide us with opportunities and remind us that our goal is to give precise solutions to specific problems. Designing with infinite number square meters and/or an unlimited budget is practically unheard of.Make A Cl..
paris와 tel aviv에 기반을 둔 스튜디오 toledano + architects은, 젊은 이스라엘의 커플이 거주할 아파트를 개조하게 되었는데 이들은 최대한 공간을 활용할 아파트를 원했고 앞으로 세 번째 침실을 통합 할 가능성도 염두해 두고 있었다. 결과적으로 매우 적은 재료와 깨끗한 선을 사용하여 넓은 거실 공간을 활용하면 공간감을 높일 수 있다. 개조 후에도 100그루의 나무가 내려다 보이는 각 침실의 전망은 여전히 보존되었다. paris and tel aviv-based studio toledano + architects’ clients, a young israeli couple, wanted an apartment that would make the most of the space but ..
1920년대에 지어진 스웨덴 스톡홀름의 아파트는 맞춤형으로 설계된 22피트 (7m)의 장벽과 보관실을 갖춘 현대적인 모습으로 바뀌었다. 노란색 복도는 식당과 주방, 거실이 있는 열린 방까지 이어진다. 흰색 캐비닛으로 가득한 맞춤 설계 벽에는 돌출된 노란색 라인이 그려져 있다. Lookofsky Architecture have recently completed the transformation of a 1920s apartment in Stockholm, Sweden, that received a modern makeover with a custom designed 22 foot (7m) long wall of storage and seating. Stepping inside, a small hallway..
Designing a shared bedroom layout for a brother and sister can be tricky, however MAKEcreative and Tanguy Le Moing/Supermobilet worked together to come up with a solution that would allow each child to have their own space.Instead of creating a bunk bed that sits against a wall, they designed a freestanding bunk bed made from a mix of formply and plywood, that runs almost the length of the room ..
Yoh Komiyama has designed NEKO, a modern cat tree that offers a natural wood home for the family pet that also fits in with a contemporary interior.Designed in partnership with Japanese pet product company RINN, the NEKO Cat Tree has a circular design that looks more like a shelving unit or a sculpture than pet furniture.
Italian designer Mario Milana has created the ASANA Ground Chair, a floor seat whose aim is to bring those who sit on it closer to earth and allow them to have physical and mental balance. In eastern traditions asana means “the posture that brings comfort and steadiness”. Manufactured by Les Atelier Courbet and crafted from from Khadi cotton, natural toulipie wood and solid copper, the design of..
Ukrainian based MZPA design, have created ‘The Planet’, a piece of furniture that enables someone to have a private space in an open office, hotels, airports, or anywhere where someone needs a little time to themselves. The ergonomic design includes a couple of features, like a USB charging port, led-lamp or tablet holder (seen below), that allows the user to curl up inside and watch a movie, do..
recipients of the liliane bettencourt prize david de gourcuff and creators aki & arnaud cooren have fashioned a unique low chair design using aluminum plates with the footprint of the fabric on both sides, finished with sewn edges. the combination of the rigidity of metal with the poetry of the fabric, ’tiss-tiss’ is an aesthetic vision realised by a feat in manufacturing. the tiss tiss chair is..
holon institute of technology graduate chen zalkind has created his own studio, ‘ZALKIND’, specializing in furniture and consumer products made using a wide range of materials and technologies. having grown up on a kibbutz, zalkind was surrounded by many industrial factories and small workshops teaching him about the various uses of materials. n his latest collection, ‘internal pressure’, zalkin..
designer and director mikiya kobayashi has designed a walnut furniture collection for japanese manufacturing giant, masterwal. ‘yu’, meaning thoughtful in japanese, is thought to be masterwal’s brand concept. although the company has never had experience manufacturing chairs with complex structures, kobayashi led the team to create an elegant walnut-based armchair collection, as well as some ent..