ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 12. 3. 09:40
Petrópolis, en el estado de Rio de Janeiro, era el lugar de veraneo de la familia imperial. A sólo 60 kilómetros al norte de la segunda capital de Brasil, Petrópolis se eleva 830 metros sobre la Bahia de Guanabara, a la vera del camino que en 1720 se convirtió en la nueva ruta entre Rio y Minas Gerais. La fuerte impronta histórica, que otorga a Petrópolis el mote de Ciudad Imperial, contrasta co..
ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 11. 23. 10:46
Architects: Graça Correia e Roberto Ragazzi Location: Lousado, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal Site Area: 3,013 sqm Constructed Area: 355 sqm Promotor: Joaquim Agostinho Carneiro da Costa e Sá Collaborators: Ana Neto Vieira, Susana Silva, Telmo Gomes, Katharina Wiederman, Pedro Gama Structure and foundation engineering: GOP Hydraulic Services: GOP Technical Facilities Engineering: GET Coordinat..
ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 11. 8. 15:01
More fresh portuguese architecture, thanks to photographer Joao Morgado for sharing this with us! Aires Mateus is an office that has been working on minaml projects, blending the new with the old in a subtle way. More pictures after the jump.
ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 11. 7. 15:16
Architects: KWK PROMES Location: Opole, Poland Project Architect: Robert Konieczny Collaborators: Marlena Wolnik, Łukasz Pra?uch Design Year: 2002-2003 Construction Year: 2003-2006 Site Area: 10,057 sqm Constructed Area: 660 sqm Photographs: KWK PROMES Location The house is situated in Poland, close to Opole. Majority of low density settlement in the surroundings is formed of “cube - houses”, bu..
ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 10. 16. 20:44
Architects: Sou Fujimoto Architects Location: Oita, Japan Project Team: Yumiko Nogiri Structural Consultant: Jun Sato Structural Engineers Design Year: 2006-2007 Construction Year: 2007-2008 Site Area: 236,57 sqm Constructed Area: 150,57 sqm Photographer: Iwan Baan A home for two plus a dog. The house itself is comprised of three shells of progressive size nested inside one another. The outermos..
ETC.REF./Interior 2008. 9. 15. 14:32
Shanghai architecture and design studio KUU completed this spa late last year. The Super Sense Spa is arranged over three levels. Here’s a bit of info from KUU: – This is a 3-level spa in Shanghai by KUU completed in late 2007. An additional floor in steel was added and the staircase leading up lands at several platforms which are for the spa’s complementary purposes: consultation, beauty treatm..
ETC.REF./Exterior 2008. 9. 11. 14:57
Right now JR is in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil where the context of favelas has encouraged him to meet women for whom crime, violent loss of loved ones and arbitrary repression are part of everyday life. Favela da Providencia was chosen to host the project for its strong historical relevance ? it was the first favela of Rio de Janeiro and carries the title of the most dangerous one of all. It also ha..
ETC.REF./Interior 2008. 9. 2. 08:47
세련된 감각의 디자이너의 숨결이 느껴지네요. 화이트의 고급스러움과 유선형의 적절한 조화 멋있어요, London-based designers Jump Studios have designed the interior of a new London office for communications group Engine. The interior includes circular ’seating pods’ made from corian and a room covered entirely in cork. The five-storey building accommodates twelve companies under the engine brand. Here’s some more information from Jump Studio..
ETC.REF./Architecture 2008. 8. 12. 19:24
Architects: dosmasuno arquitectos - Ignacio Borrego, Néstor Montenegro and Lina Toro Location: Madrid, Spain Construction beggining: September 2004 Construction ending: November 2007 Client: EMVS. Empresa Municipal de la Vivienda y Suelo de Madrid Contractor: Begar Structural advisor: José Luis de Míguel Consulting Engineers: Grupo JG Photographs: Miguel de Guzmán
ETC.REF./Interior 2008. 7. 2. 08:44
유퍼피안 스타일의 모던함과 진보적인 인테리어 디자인 입니다. 편안함을 주는 우드의 사용과 극장내부의 강렬한 빨간색이 강한 대비를 이루는 군요. Address Pazzanistraat 13 1014 DB Amsterdam Netherlands http://www.ketelhuis.nl . The State Monument Ketelhuis (used for the heating installation of the Westergas Factory) has been renovated into a cinema. The Ketelhuis wanted to create an environment where film and bar merge and (film) festivals and congresses can be..