Archive for the ‘materials’ category

Modiz Condo Sales Office by PODesign, Phahonyothin Rd – Thailand

June 19th, 2017

Façade design emphasizes on the North-east side, which is the main approach of building. The inner skin is composed of steel structure and glazing while the outer skin consists of the lace oblique panel on steel frame. The outer skin is positioned away from inner skin, creating a semi-exterior space.

“Twisting courtyard” by Archstudio, Beijing – China

June 18th, 2017

Based on the existing layout of the courtyard, the undulated gray brick floor is used to connect indoor and outdoor spaces of different height, and is extended to the inside of the house – twisting into walls and roof, thus creating dynamic connection between in and out.

EchoStar by Woven Image and Kirei

June 15th, 2017

The single or linked units are available in five colors, including white, ivory, speckled gray, gray and charcoal. The diamond facets deflect sound waves while the EchoPanel surface absorbs sound, reducing echo and controlling noise.

Fosun Foundation cultural centre by Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio,Shanghai – China

June 12th, 2017

Inspired by traditional Chinese theatres, the three-storey building features a curtain-like facade of bronze tubes. These tubes hang in three layers, creating semi-transparent screens in front of windows and balconies.

Rorschach Realm wallpapers by Naomi Cleaver & Murals Wallpaper

June 9th, 2017

Taking inspiration from Rorschach’s prints, Murals Wallpaper and Interior Designer Naomi Cleaver have worked together to capture the mesmerising symmetry of Rorschach’s designs and transform the concept into a range of high-design murals, using elegant colour palettes to form hauntingly prepossessing abstract patterns that long to be interpreted.

Pelcraft Wall Feature by CTRC Design

June 7th, 2017

You can puzzle Pelcraft modules by your own hand and enjoy these activities with your family or friends as they are as easy as a toy. Pelcraft is like puzzle or mosaic which forms by modules, it is not just limited to a toy but on a larger scale can decorate any wall and fit any space.

Vintage Explorer collection by Murals Wallpaper

May 23rd, 2017

Heavily influenced by the exploratory period of the 15th to 18th centuries, these intricate and atmospheric wall murals beautifully capture intimate moments within the depths of the jungle.

Namwon Pavilion – SanSan by Boundaries Architects, Namwon-si – South Korea

May 17th, 2017

Our pavilion, “SanSan” (山山), is an amalgamation that means “mountains and mountains.” The design is a formal interpretation of the well-known Jiri mountains, whose trail begins and ends at Namwon.

Kids Flooring by Atrafloor

May 10th, 2017

Kids Flooring by Atrafloor

Façade made of chairs by Chybik + Kristof, Brno – Czech Republic

May 2nd, 2017

This distinctive pavilion is a project where a former showroom for cars has been reinterpreted as a showroom and office for a furniture company.

Wood-Effect Wonders wallpapers by Murals Wallpaper

April 23rd, 2017

Create a rustic feel with naturally sea-weathered driftwood, bring the great outdoors in with a woodland cabin-inspired look, or innovate your interiors with an intriguing abstract photographic log cross-sections.

Sistema Fessura by A>T

April 21st, 2017

Fessura creates a tridimensional and dynamic effect using high-end details and materials. Despite the seamless appearance, each component has been strategically designed for a modular and easy assembling.

Wall Sculptures by Xuan Chen

April 15th, 2017

Her iPad sized wall sculptures consist of layers painted from digitally constructed images. Using spatial arrangements, surprises of light, bright digital colors and geometric shapes, Chen invites you to view her art from different angles and examine the intimate relation between space and you.

6-Axis Robot Arm by +Lab – Politecnico di Milano

April 2nd, 2017

A team of architects and engineers at the Politecnico di Milano in Italy have unveiled Atropos, a six-axis robotic arm capable of printing continuous fiber composites. The one of a kind robot was developed by +Lab, the 3D printing laboratory at the Politecnico, who have taken inspiration from fibres found in the natural world.

The Marble Movement by Murals Wallpaper

March 31st, 2017

From natural bronze and blush pinks to splashes of refreshing cool tones, this modern range of Marble wall coverings is perfect for incorporating some unashamed luxury into your home.

Wall sculptures at Pace Gallery by Tara Donovan

March 23rd, 2017

Tara Donovan’s newest wall sculptures at Pace Gallery are composed of thousands of white styrene cards that are individually stacked, glued, and rotated 90 degrees. Each of the 30 works in the gallery feels absolutely impossible – the mathematics, the labor, and the result. A closer look reveals the inhuman complexity and precision of overlap.

Polimind DIY Papercraft Kits

March 17th, 2017

Polimind papercraft designs are intended for anyone. All models are made from paper pieces that one gets to assemble similar to puzzles, but this time in 3D.

The Street Ratchada by Architectkidd, Bangkok – Thailand

February 11th, 2017

Located in an important urban space at a busy intersection in Bangkok, Architectkidd proposed to design a permeable architectural envelope for The Street Ratchada where interior activities could be showcased along with outdoor urban activities. The design was realized with the use of Reynobond Aluminum Composite Panels.

New rug collection at Stockholm Design Week 2017 by Bolon

February 9th, 2017

Duet comprises wool woven together with vinyl threads, while Villa La Madonna – which shares a name with the boutique hotel in Italy it was originally designed for – features glittery bands of metalised polyester. “We wanted a softer look, something that felt a bit more cosy,” explains Bolon designer Klara Persson.

3D concrete printing by Bekkering Adams

February 2nd, 2017

Rotterdam-based architecture firm Bekkering Adams has taken the concrete dream one step further to test the partnership of concrete and technology in a more tangible way, with the proposal “Fire Wall”. In collaboration with the Technical University of Eindhoven and Cement & Beton Centrum, the prototype experiments investigate the effects gained by altering the variables of the technology – changes in height, speed and texture all produce different results.