Posts Tagged ‘educational’

Stellenbosch University Faculty of Medicine by MLB Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

January 8th, 2017

The most significant material used in the project is that of the Hulabond aluminum screens. Part of the client’s vision was to have break-way spaces from the main auditorium that would have a visual connection with the campus surroundings.

School Jean-Monnet by Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architects and CDA Architectes, Broons – France

January 6th, 2017

16 classrooms and 9 theme specific rooms as well as an entertaining area for after school activities provide spaces for 600 students. The building itself is constructed with concrete and wood elements. The facade of the main floor is covered with the famous local stone, the two upper floors impress with a wood facade.

Polak Building by Paul de Ruiter Architects, Rotterdam – Netherlands

January 4th, 2017

The outfitting is playful and unconventional. The strip of wood separating the meeting area near the atrium from the walking routes is multifunctional. Along its length, this structure transitions from being part of the floor, to convenient seating, and even into functional work desks.

GLS German Language School’s Campus & Office by CPM Architecten, Berlin – Germany

December 20th, 2016


The language school’s needs included several administration offices as well as a large variety of seminar rooms and small meeting rooms. The extremely strong demands of the listed building’s authorities were an additional challenge in the creation of a modern work environment.

Allround Institute by CLOVER space design CSD, Seoul – South Korea

December 10th, 2016


The goal of the design was to pursue an economic and practical space on the basis of Allround institute’s unique philosophy. The space was dedicated to disabled kids not only for therapy and education but for spatial experience.

Primary school renovation by Serge Schoemaker architects, Haarlem – The Netherlands

November 18th, 2016



Piramide Boerhaave Primary school is part of a characteristic green strip in the Schalkwijk district of Haarlem. The main block was built as a Primary school in 1964, and a gym and kindergarten were added in 1967. With its efficient floor plan and partly standardized construction the school was the precursor to a series of patio schools built in the Netherlands in the 1960s.

Bruyère High School Cafeteria Refurbishment by SAM Architecture, Versailles – France

November 2nd, 2016

The expression of raw materials – colorless varnished wood, polished concrete floor et galvanized railings, the care giver to their implementation as well as the visibility of the structure and of the technical bodies express the particular attention to the raw material, the one that was already there, the one used to build and which is too often hidden from public view. The ceiling is like a veil that shows what is going on behind the scenes.

Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences by HPP + ASTOC, Mülheim – Germany

October 30th, 2016

The HRW functions not only as a new educational institution, but also as an important component of the urban development concept for the entire university surroundings.

Foliot Furniture offices by Kiva Design, Saint-Jérôme – Canada

October 20th, 2016

The addition of a mezzanine for the employees’ cafeteria creates a social hub. Mobility was also a key element of the design solution and non-assigned workstations cater to mobile work-styles.

Northeastern University offices by Stantec, Boston – Massachusetts

October 6th, 2016

The original infrastructure includes in-slab electrical and HVAC systems as well as limited ceiling heights, 8’-3” to the bottom of the structure, challenging the team to be creative and work in tandem with the MEPFP engineers. The design team worked to highlight Northeastern’s energy and commitment to experiential learning through materiality, transparency, and collaboration.

Spacekraft Coworking office by Evoke International Design, Burnaby – Canada

August 17th, 2016

The shared space combines open plan workstations with communal amenities one would expect in a corporate head office. The design juxtaposes technology with craft, creating a feel of familiarity with high technical capabilities.

ROC Mondriaan Hospitality Campus by Fokkema & Partners, Den Haag – Netherlands

June 19th, 2016

Organized around a grand café in the central atrium there are several restaurant “pockets”. These pockets with different hospitality concepts each have their unique style and offer splendid views of the student activity in the preparation kitchens. A new canopy over the entrance accentuates the view into the grand café depot.

Mirante Educational Consulting Promotional Kit by Amí Comunicação & Design

April 29th, 2016

Our main aim was translate the possibilities of different views about math and numbers in a provocative interactive approach. Inside the monocles, there are phrases with some metaphors about how beautiful and interesting can be the relation between math and life.

Charles Sturt University Engineering Building by ThomsonAdsett, Bathurst – Australia

April 20th, 2016

The form and re-use of the existing frames symbolises home, complements the rural shed aesthetic and maximises the use of embodied energy.

3M Innovation center by Siente Cinco, Santiago – Chile

April 1st, 2016

The central space shows 3M’s technologies over tables that display different materials and products. The tables may be approached from all sides easily enabling demonstrations.

Media Plaza 2.0 auditorium, Utrecht – Netherlands

March 27th, 2016

By reducing the amount of visibly distracting details in the surroundings to a minimum, it increases the attention of the audience towards the speaker’s platform and enhances visibility and acoustics. In contrast, the playful use of rich, almost rainbow-like, customized colours makes the chairs and carpet stand out from its bright white surrounding.

Educators 4 Excellence offices by Kati Curtis Design, New York City

March 2nd, 2016

Capitalizing on the company’s apple logo, Curtis imagined a “ceiling of thousands of apples” that welcomes visitors as they enter off the elevator. These cheeky touches enliven the space throughout.

Atrium Studio by Satellite Architects, Ashburton – UK

February 19th, 2016

An open plan, triangular atrium forms the space in between the three blocks to accommodate assemblies, dining, study and socialising.

University of Lapland by Suvi-Maria Silvola and Laura Seppänen, Rovaniemi – Finland

February 1st, 2016

The restaurant in Agora is now welcoming local guests and tourists to enjoy the new atmosphere among the students. The blue area is equipped with bar-height furniture in balance for both dining and working. The green area invites to rest and discuss.

Colorificio San Marco Showroom & Training Center by Cristiano Bonesso+Partners, Ancona – Italy

November 26th, 2015



The exhibition space created in Ancona for Colorificio San Marco is a real example of how a carefully designed showroom can respond simultaneously to multiple needs, adding value to the presentation of the product and make it emotional for potential customers.