Category: Architecture

Pharrell-Williams

Pharrell Williams’ $16.8 Million Miami Condo

Pharrell Williams is an American rapper, singer, record producer, composer and fashion designer. He has produced numerous hit singles for various musicians, and is also the co-founder of the clothing brands Billionaire Boys Club and Ice Cream Clothing. In 2005, Williams was...

/ January 3, 2013
Home-automation

5 Features Home Automation Could Have In The Future

Home automation is the automation of the home, housework or household activity. Thanks to its vastly increasing popularity, today’s home automation solutions offer an impressive array of features. They come with smartphone or desktop apps equipped for remote-video-surveillance, locking/unlocking doors, turning lights...

/ December 25, 2012
Sagaponac-House

Sagaponac House by Tsao & McKown

This custom-designed home explores the universal human desires for both orderliness and spontaneity, while firmly rooting itself to the landscape and creating privacy by shaping the terrain. The house functions physically and psychically on multiple levels – as much an intimate...

/ December 13, 2012
Most-Impressive-Mosaics-in-The-World

Most Impressive Mosaics in The World

This short, but highly interesting article will guide you through some of the most impressive mosaics in the world, chosen by none other than – me! So, be advised, this is my personal view of the issue at hand. While...

/ December 7, 2012
Artis-Capital-Management

Artis Capital Management in San Francisco, California

Rottet Studio aimed to create a relaxing work space tailored to the company’s unique culture of the 14-person trading team. The office was conceived as a “white box.” As the white planes peel away, the materials, textures and colors behind are...

/ December 6, 2012
Hotel-Americano

Hotel Americano by Enrique Norten

Located on West 27th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, the Hotel Americano sits on what is one of New York’s most active gallery streets by day and vibrant club scenes by night. The facade of the hotel directly reflects...

/ November 30, 2012
EV06

EV06 Private Residence in Phuket, Thailand

EV06 is a private residence in Phuket, Thailand and designed to be the first home for the couple who moved from Hong Kong.  The land plot is a gradual slope cliff overlook the east side of the Andaman Ocean. The...

/ November 27, 2012
Taller-Workshop-Project

Taller Workshop Project by Taller de Arquitectura

The physically workshop project was born from the idea of finding alternatives to land use in the city. A flexible structure using prefabricated construction workspace complete embedded in the landscape, a disused farm. This adaptability gives possibility to the project in terms...

/ November 22, 2012
Montero

El Montero Restaurant in Saltillo Coahuila

El Montero, is a restaurant located in Saltillo Coahuila, a city very close to the Mexican northern border. Its kitchen represents the restaurant’s surroundings as it is located on one of Mexico’s deserts. El Montero’s menu is inspired on regional...

/ November 9, 2012
Outpost-Work-Studio-in-Idaho

Outpost Work Studio in Idaho

“Set in the remote and harsh high desert landscape of Idaho, Outpost is an artist live/work studio and sculpture garden for making and displaying art. An important aspect of the complex is the protected paradise garden, which is separated from...

/ November 5, 2012