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Art and Architecture: How Street Art Improves Modern City Life

Art and architecture go hand in hand and hardly could anyone argue about that. However many could argue that street art and contemporary urban architecture don't go together as much. In fact, till recently street art was hardly even recognized as a form of art, instead…

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Added by Lana Jane Fox on May 19, 2014 at 5:30am — No Comments

Urban Complex

This Urban Complex is a proposal by Oackapon Salachai, a graduate architecture student from Rangsit University in Thailand.  The stunning high-rise is designed for Bangkok and extends upward 45 floors.  The mixed-use development begins with retail space, including restaurants and food courts, and a…

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Added by Springer on May 19, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Interesting Tricycles, Iconic Sculptures and Sergio Garcia

A Texan artist Sergio Garcia, and a White Walls Gallery group show veteran.. He showed his Works at Infinite Chapters, a new solo show between 12th April and 3rd May 2014 at White Walls Gallery. It was free and open to the public.

Garcia works primarily in print and sculpture to produce a mélange of iconic childhood objects and images. Featuring delightfully distorted tricycles in unexpected shapes as well as a playful series of figurative sculpture.

Shortly, the exhibition was…

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Added by gizem büyüktürkoğlu on May 15, 2014 at 6:27am — No Comments

Reflection Field

Reflection Field by Phillip K. Smith, III explores ideas of color theory, optics, perception, scale, and technology.  It consists of five freestanding volumes of light and mirror, at times as large as 18 feet…

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Added by Springer on May 16, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

House in Fontinha

On the Grândola crest in Melides, Portugal sits the House in Fontinha, protected from the access road and open to the surrounding views.  The result of a collaboration between architecture firms Aires Mateus and…

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Added by Springer on May 14, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

PDF To CAD Conversion: Quality Matters

With the availability of so many conversion softwares and online services, people often consider PDF to CAD conversion as a simple process that doesn’t require any expertise. However, one must not forget that these converted drawings provide a starting platform for the future design process, so…

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Added by Architectural Drafting Services on May 9, 2014 at 2:30am — No Comments

Datong Art Museum

Datong Art Museum is China's 32,000 square-meter "Museum of the 21st Century," one of four major new buildings within Datong New City's cultural plaza.  The form by…

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Added by Springer on May 12, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Qatar National Convention Center

The Qatar National Convention Center was designed by the renowned Japanese architect Arata Isozaki with RHWL Architects.  The facade resembles two…

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Added by Springer on May 9, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

La Luciole Concert Hall

The original La Luciole Concert Hall, although small, carved for itself a strong regional identity.  Moussafir Architectes recreated that friendly and intimate atmosphere in the new larger auditorium by utilizing circular, enveloping forms.  Two tilted cylinders…

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Added by Springer on May 7, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Cultural Cloud

The Cultural Cloud by RMJM Architects is a library and museum, a place of learning and a repository of information, a sort of "digital cloud."  The building's floating mass of shifting volumes is shrouded in a porous…

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Added by Springer on May 5, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Court of Justice

The new Court of Justice in Hasselt, Belgium is an open building with direct public access that combines the court of justice with a university law library and auditoriums for the faculty of law.  The structure is divided into three separate units:…

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Added by Springer on May 2, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The Nest

The Nest is a resourceful approach to low-cost residential architecture.  Located in Thuận An, Binh Duong, traditional brick or concrete construction was passed up for metal sheets and structural steel, creating an airy and natural-looking home…

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Added by Springer on April 30, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Pop Music Center in Kaohsiung

The proposal by Tom Wiscombe Architecture for the Pop Music Center in Kaohsiung is intended to invigorate the port as a world class cultural destination.  Two separate buildings…

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Added by Springer on April 28, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Canakkale Antenna Tower

The winning design for the Canakkale Antenna Tower Competition is the collaborative work of [Inter.National.Design] and…

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Added by Springer on April 25, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Madison House

Madison House is a curving, one story, single-family residence by New York-based architecture firm Thomas Phifer and Partners.  Located in a wooded…

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Added by Springer on April 23, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Pont de Singe

Olivier Grossetête's Pont de Singe takes the term "suspension bridge" quite literally.  Designed for the Tatton Park Biennial, the project is dedicated to flight.  Three large helium balloons suspend a curving rope bridge over a…

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Added by Springer on April 21, 2014 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Expo 2017

Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill Architects are set to build the Expo-2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan.  The theme for the Expo is "Future Energy," with a focus on the development of…

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Added by Springer on April 18, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Tree House

The Tree House was developed by 6a Architects in response to the mother of a busy family who found herself increasingly reliant on a wheelchair and confined to one room.  The ground floor rooms of the existing home have been connected to a new master bedroom and wet…

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Added by Springer on April 16, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Contemporary Art Centre in Córdoba

The Contemporary Art Centre in Córdoba is the work of Madrid office Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos.  Located on a choice site along the Guadalquivir River, the design recalls the qualities of the former Arabic settlement that was once within the Spanish…

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Added by Springer on April 14, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Benetton Group Headquarters

Italian firm AquiliAlberg designed the new Benetton Group Headquarters in Teheran as three identical volumes that are rotated and merged into a single…

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Added by Springer on April 11, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

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