Posts Tagged ‘AKQA’

AKQA Casa by Estúdio Penha, São Paulo – Brazil

March 13th, 2017

A patchwork of vintage iron gates and railings on the upper façade of the house form a brise-soleil filtering natural light and casting dynamic lace patterned shadows inside. The intricacy of this brise-soleil is a distinctive feature of the building.

AKQA Office by Torafu Architects, Tokyo – Japan

August 4th, 2015



Torafu Architects uses concrete, wood and gravel to define spaces inside AKQA’s Tokyo offices

AKQA Clerkenwell offices by Amos and Amos, London – UK

October 14th, 2014

Four freestanding steel screens – at first glance reclaimed but in reality bespoke made for the project – are tied back to the reclaimed brick wall behind. These continue the industrial aesthetic while housing a series of workspaces, and separate the arcade from the spaces beyond.