Archive for the ‘wood’ category

Fish trap house installation by Cheng-Tsung Feng, Sun Moon lake – Taiwan

December 6th, 2017

His latest installation – fish trap house – sees the construction of a bamboo river fishing trap on Sun Moon lake, using the skill embodied in indigenous craft, but instead of capturing fish this intricately built construction does better to capture people’s attention.

Tschumi Pavillion by Academy of Architecture Groningen, The Netherlands

October 10th, 2017

Our design uses the Tschumi pavilion as a means of projecting the above-mentioned issues. The Hereplein in the city of Groningen is a perfect example of a high-quality urban living area, which isn’t permanently used as such yet.

A•lava by Aalto University Wood Program, Helsinki – Finland

July 18th, 2017

A variation of triangular shapes that determine the walls and openings of the stage also serve as structural elements of the project. The geometry of the roof follows the same principles, raising up to emphasize the location of the stage by means of a set of beams forming a parabolic structure.

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.

Folia collection by Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance for Saint-Louis Crystal

January 30th, 2017

The versatile collection is a surprising approach for Saint-Louis with a singular aesthetic sense. Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance chose the cut of the Folia crystal being influenced by a leaf.

EU headquarters by Samyn and Partners and Studio Valle, Brussels – Belgium

December 20th, 2016



“This outer area is converted into a glass atrium protecting from the urban dust,” said Samyn and Partners. “It covers the principal entrance as well as a new lantern-shaped volume incorporating the conference rooms.” The transparent walls that wrap around the new northeast corner of the building comprise a patchwork of 3,750 recycled wooden window frames procured from renovation or demolition sites across Europe.

Drubba store by Ippolito Fleitz Group, Titisee-Neustadt – Germany

September 2nd, 2016

The material and colour worlds reference nature and the natural authenticity of the surrounding Black Forest. With subtle elegance and a gentle dose of theatricality, the central space is transformed into a visual attraction without stealing the show from the surrounding branded areas.

Ensamble workspaces by The Andes House

February 23rd, 2016

They then designed tools to fulfill the maximum potential of these qualities, like a compression system to make curves and applying water to improve flexibility. The project doesn’t require any other elements to build, and works by fitting the pieces together.

YOGASMOGA Store by Axis Mundi Design at Fashion Island, Newport Beach – California

November 6th, 2015



YOGASMOGA is a yoga-inspired athletic apparel company that upholds the tenets of yoga through responsible and authentic business practices that inspire deep, direct and lasting connections with customers.

COS Store by Office AO Architecture & G Architecture, Toronto – Canada

November 5th, 2015



COS, an upscale European retailer under the H&M (Hennes and Mauritz) brand, recently expanded into the Canadian retail market.

Risa spiral staircase by Tron Meyer

September 15th, 2014

Norwegian architect Tron Meyer has designed a spiral staircase made entirely from laminated wood carved into curving steps that optimise the space for walking on.