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8.3

P.S. 62 The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability / SOM

The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground, also known as P.S. 62, is the first net-zero-energy school in New York City and one of the first worldwide. The cutting-edge building harvests as much energy from renewable on-site sources as it uses on an annual basis. Envisioned as a pilot project to explore sustainable design strategies for New York City public schools,..... Read More...
8.5

Housing development Rasu Namai / Paleko Arch Studija & PLAZMA

Paleko Arch Studija and Plazma Architekturos Studija completed Rasu Namai,The housing development comprises 18 contemporary homes. Located in Lithuania’s Pavilniai Regional Park north of Vilnius, Clad in timber planks of varying textures and topped with steeply pitched roofs, the dwellings combine traditional vernacular influences with a contemporary aesthetic. The 2 and 3-storey houses comprise apartments and houses ranging in size from 42 to 190 sqm...... Read More...
7.4

The Great Wall of WA / Luigi Rosselli Architects

Designed by Sydney-based Luigi Rosselli Architects, who call it the Great Wall of WA, the building meanders along the edge of a sand dune to enclose 12 earth-covered residences built as short-term accommodation on a cattle station for mustering season. The units have a 450mm- thick rammed earth facade composed of the iron-rich, sandy clay that is a feature of the site and gravel from the adjacent river...... Read More...
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Water Tower Renovation / META-Project

META-Project adaptively renovated the water tower in an attempt to engage community life. Located in the campus of a rundown military factory, and the water tower is re-interpreted and transformed into a new type of ‘public folly’ - an ambiguous built object that transcends the common usage to which it belongs, and suggests some other public purpose...... Read More...

Bateman’s Row / Theis + Khan Architects

Designed by and for Theis and Khan, the scheme is a highly contemporary, yet contextual building that maximises accommodation for both commercial and residential units at a tight site in a popular part of East London...... Read More...
7.5

Pani Community Centre / SchilderScholte Architecten

The Netherlands-based Pani Foundation commissioned the Rotterdam office of Gerrit Schilder and Hill Scholte to design a community center for Rajarhat, a town in northern Bangladesh, near the Indian border. Realization of a regional vocational school, consisting of classrooms, a workshop and shop, a courtyard with collective toilets and water pump for local residents. The entire project is only realized with local builders and materials,...... Read More...
6.4

House in Sai Kung / Millimeter Interior Design Limited

THE SPLIT TRANSFORMATION One of the major shortcomings of split-level homes is that the layout often divides the home into several distinct “boxes” or areas that make it difficult to connect spaces together. As a result, the house becomes cramped and challenging to use effectively. The owner of a home in Sai Kung had a specific request of his interior designer; to create a living space that was "fascinating"...... Read More...
7.9

Weekend House at Sildegarnsholmen / Knut Hjeltnes Arkitekter

Weekend House at Sildegarnsholmen by Knut Hjeltnes Arkitekter, Buliding in the coastal zone in Norway is challenging in general, but in this case it was made even more complicated by the architectural double coding: the new building replaces an old warehouse that was washed ashore in a storm in 1992, but it also has to work as a modern weekend house with all modern comforts...... Read More...
7.8

Hiža cottage / PROARH

Hiža is a cottage designed by Zagreb-based Proarh Studio. The objective of the project was a contemporary reinterpretation of traditional cottage architecture from the region Zagorje, Croatia. The hardest part was finding the craftsmen who could lay down the straw roof and the straw facade in a traditional way but with up-to-date details, like the crossing from the roof to the vertical facade...... Read More...
7.9

Studhorse / Olson Kundig Architects

Studhorse designed by Olson Kundig Architects, The house is composed of four separate detached structures surrounding a central courtyard. Each structure is oriented toward different elements in the landscape, such as nearby Studhorse Ridge and Pearrygin Lake. The family room, kitchen and bar are grouped together in the main building...... Read More...

Bay Residence / Stelle Architects

"I wanted a lot of wood elements," the client says. "I didn't want a cold, modern box."This waterfront property unfolds in a sequence of views, both revealed and concealed, a kind of Kabuki shadow play that starts at the driveway and snakes down the entire length of the five-acre lot...... Read More...

Paris Kids / Dalziel and Pow Design Consultants

Dalziel and Pow has designed the interiors for the kids’ fashion department of Paris, a department store in Chile. When Chile’s leading department store brand Paris embarked on a redesign of its children’s offer, it wanted to create an environment that engaged with both children and their parents. Owned by Santiago, Chile-based Cencosud Retail S.A., one of the largest retail conglomerates in Latin America...... Read More...
8.2

Pink Moon Saloon / Sans-Arc Studio

House of fire and drink in the heart of the West End, Designed by Matiya Marovich of Sans-Arc Studio. Pink Moon Saloon was to integrate a narrative of camp-fire cooking and a childlike nostalgia for nature with a bar and kitchen, in a narrow alleyway in Adelaide. The design process centred around exploring the typology of the wilderness hut, creating a moment of warmth and respite in the city...... Read More...
6.5

Tuve Hotel / Design Systems Limited

TUVE Hotel highlights minimalist and timeless design sensibilities. The 66-room accommodation is a unique combination of natural materials, forms. A poetic space built on elements in their truest, purest form. Natural lighting merges seamlessly with the sensuous interior lighting, accentuating the subtle textures of the concrete, oxidised copper, marble and wood grain. The finest details, tailored to perfection...... Read More...
7.5

Areias do Seixo Charm Hotel & Residences / Vasco Vieira Architect

Discover the Dunes, the Atlantic at your feet… feel the PURE Breeze...Comfort & Warmth... Tranquility & Charm...Room with a Soul, at a candlelit, 18 rooms - Beachfront location - Eco-friendly hotel - Individually designed rooms - Luxury spa - Gourmet restaurant - Natural setting - Intimate atmosphere. Less than an hour away from Lisbon sits Areias Do Seixo Charm Hotel & Residences, a hotel that respects its natural surroundings while treating guests to a luxuriously sustainable experience...... Read More...
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Mondrian Hotel London / Design research studio

Mondrian Hotel London is the first European venture of Morgans Hotel Group, renowned for their signature luxury style across the United States. They have chosen a 1970s landmark, the Sea Containers House, as their London residence, commissioning Tom Dixon of Design Research Studios to redevelop the interior...... Read More...

Indigo Pearl Phuket Boutique Hotel / Bensley Design Studios

Luxury design hotel Indigo Pearl Phuket is located in a quiet cove on Nai Yang Phuket, Thailand. It was opened in 2007, and in 2011-2012, underwent a partial reconstruction. Surrounded by tropical gardens and a national park. In his intriguing design embodies a unique combination of postmodern art and reflects the history of Phuket...... Read More...
7.8

Valencia Lounge Hostel / Masquespacio

Masquespacio presents its last interior design project for Valencia Lounge Hostel, a hostel of 11 rooms distributed over 236 m2 situated in the old town of Valencia. All the rooms are illuminated by natural light that comes from the balconies. They are decorated in an elegant, modern and simple style that contrasts with the classic tiling and the 18th century windows...... Read More...
7.1

Hotel Santos Porta Fira / Toyo Ito & Associates + b720 Arquitectos

Hotel Santos Porta Fira was designed by the architecture firms Toyo Ito & Associates and b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos. The 26-floor hotel tower is 112.71 m (369.78 ft) tall and has a capacity of 345 rooms. The outer facade of the double-skin building is made of red aluminum tubes. Inspired by the lotus flower, the tower twists upwards and expands towards the top...... Read More...
7.1

Nuki coffee table / Beller

Nuki is a minimalist coffee table made from natural, solid materials that unite Scandinavian craftsmanship with the basic principles of Japanese architecture. The result is a timeless and sturdy coffee table with a simple design stripped of unnecessary details...... Read More...
6.1

PLOUM / Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec for Ligne Roset

The Ploum seating is the fruit of much research into comfort. The result is a special combination of two materials: a stretchable covering and ultra-soft foam. This combination, along with the Ploum sofas’ truly ample dimensions...... Read More...
7.1

Alpin Furniture Series / EOOS for HUSSL

The Hussl Alpin collection draws inspiration from one of the world’s most beautiful natural environments, resulting in a seamless fusion of top quality workmanship and stunning organic forms...... Read More...
7.1

QuaDror collection / Dror for HORM.IT

QuaDror Furniture, an ethereal collection of distinctive tables and shelving designed by Dror. The series showcases the simple brilliance of QuaDror, Dror’s highly adaptable structural support system, through noble, elegant materials. Glass, metal, and light- and blackened ash enhance the geometric profile of each object, where trestles are replaced by elongated QuaDror structures...... Read More...

Candy Light series / Jaime Hayon for Baccarat

Designer Jaime Hayon brings exuberant creativity to Baccarat lighting design with the Candy Light lamp. The lamp mixes ceramic and crystal materials. The Candy Light lamp highlights the perfect combination of ceramic and crystal and the purity and elegance of a bold design...... Read More...

Bulb & Mega Bulb / Sofie Refer for &Tradition

The lampshade, the bulb and even the wire is transparent, but the form of Bulb is classic.The reflection and the thickness of the mouth blown glass gives it a rich and vibrant life. Here we see the real strength of good glass art...... Read More...

Const Lamp / Thinkk Studio

The Const Lamp is the creation of Thinkk, a Thailand based studio. The lamp was created from three simple elements: base, body and shade. This simplicity is echoed through the use of marble and and ash wood and the bright colors the shades are painted...... Read More...

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8.2

Gando Primary School / Kéré Architecture

Diébédo Francis Kéré's first building, the Primary school in Gando was finished in 2001. The school is the result of a vision, initially verbalized by the architect and realised by the community. The final building combines passive solar design and cross-ventilation with the use of earth as the basic construction material; the use of concrete is minimized, and there is no wood. The roof was made in a light metal structure,...... Read More...
7.6

Len Lye Centre / Patterson Associates

Patterson Associates’ Len Lye Centre, a building of curved stainless steel and concrete, The new building features Lye’s work in kinetic sculpture, film, painting, drawing, photography, batik and writing, as well as related work by contemporary and historical artists. It also houses a state-of-the-art 62-seat cinema – a welcoming environment for audiences to experience Len Lye’s films,..... Read More...
7.5

TIBBO collection / Barber & Osgerby for DEDON

The TIBBO collection for DEDON designed by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby in 2017 is the duo’s first outdoor furniture index and initial collaboration with the manufacturer. TIBBO is a sustainably sourced teak collection, designed with an architectural rigor in both construction and proportion and distinguished by turned arms and legs...... Read More...
6.4

Dean Street Cafe at Centrepoint / Nina+Co

London-based interior designers Nina+Co have designed The Dean Street Cafe in London's Soho for the homelessness charity, Centrepoint. The social enterprise cafe is sustainable on many levels: from the locally sourced ingredients, to the sourcing of materials & furniture, to helping young people out of the cycle of homelessness. The designers have cleverly installed furniture,...... Read More...
7.3

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort / Lotfi Sidirahal – Atelier pod

Lotfi Sidirahal from Atelier Pod Designs the Highest Five Star Resort in the Middle East, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort. Perched over 2,000 metres above sea level on the curving rim of a great canyon in Jabal Akhdar, The project is located on a mountain plateau at 2,400m high, on a 65,000 m plot, and consists of 115 Keys including 82 Deluxe rooms and 33 Villas, 3 restaurants, an infinity edge pool, a large Spa Hammam, Retail courtyard...... Read More...
7.6

Shinsegae International / Olson Kundig Architects

Tom Kundig of Olson Kundig designs his first high-rise, for fashion importer Shinsegae International, whose offices were previously spread across the city of Seoul, South Korea. The structure stands fifteen stories tall, and accommodates more than five hundred employees. The program includes staff offices and meeting spaces, design studios, a rooftop garden and sculpture park,...... Read More...
7.4

The Six Forgotten Giants / Thomas Dambo

The “Forgotten Giants” project was created by artist Thomas Dambo. The aim of this project is to bring art out of the museum and show the alluring nature of the outskirts of Western Copenhagen. Each giant is hidden in a beautiful location, and Thomas encourages individuals to go on a treasure hunt, using the map to find them...... Read More...
7.2

Torchy’s Tacos South Congress / Chioco Design

A new tacos restaurant in Austin, Texas, Designed by Austin-based Chioco Design, the location stands on the site of the iconic 70s burger chain Fran’s Hamburgers, and honors its legacy with an incredible new zig-zag structure, References mid-century American roadside buildings and signage with bright red columns and a distinctive roofline. Like a flashback to America in the 1950s and 1960s,...... Read More...
8.3

Bostanlı Footbridge and Bostanlı Sunset Lounge / Studio Evren Başbuğ Architects

Bostanlı Footbridge and Bostanlı Sunset Lounge have been designed by Studio Evren Başbuğ Architects as part of the ‘Karşıkıyı’ concept created for ‘İzmirSea’ coastal regeneration project. Designed according to its unique location Bostanlı Footbridge with its delicate profile between two banks, allows small boats to pass underneath and dock the floating pier on the edge of the creek...... Read More...
6.9

FollowMe Table Lamp / Inma Bermúdez for Marset

FollowMe Table Lamp by Inma Bermúdez for Marset is a portable and rechargeable lamp that is easily adaptable to your needs. A lamp that makes you smile, that draws a smile from you, that gives you a light that makes your eyes shine. A lamp that you love. Rocking opal diffuser and white matte polycarbonate body. Plywood handle with natural oak veneer, brass switch and construction details. Five hours of battery life at peak performance...... Read More...
7.5

Devil’s Corner / Cumulus Studio

Devil’s Corner Cellar Door was designed as a contemporary interpretation of the traditional rural vernacular. Nestled within the lush grounds of Devil’s Corner vineyard sits the upgraded Cellar Door and Lookout for Brown Brothers. Reopened in December 2015, the project seeks to create a new tourism experience by combining a lookout, cellar door and complementary food experiences in the heart of the scenic East Coast of Tasmania...... Read More...