Posts Tagged ‘garden’

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.

Japoli restaurant by Emocon Design, New Taipei – Taiwan

October 13th, 2016

White ceiling with panels and light wood flooring, and panels of glass create the ultimate sense of calm in this space perfect for dinning and relaxation.

Garden State Hotel by Techne Architecture + Interior Design, Melbourne – Australia

September 16th, 2016

A public bar greets patrons from Flinders Lane, which gives way to an open courtyard. Central to the project is the garden courtyard beneath a glass roof.

Mental health clinic by Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop, Saga – Japan

September 13th, 2016

In addition to an outdoor garden designed to recreate the local scenery of rice fields and mountains using local flora, a 30 meter bookshelf was constructed containing pictorial books intended not so much to be “read” but rather to be “seen” and impart an impression on the reader.

Siddhomal Group office by Ravish Mehra Deepak Kalra, New Delhi – India

September 2nd, 2016

Walls were removed or replaced with glass wherever possible, materials were chosen to be able to create a bright and lively space within the given setting and restrictions. One can see a playful use of wood, stone veneers and colour inserts of yellow throughout the space.

Race Steak House restaurant by C.DD, Guangzhou – China

August 7th, 2016

The designer partitioned the space skillfully with the concept of small house with various sizes of “courtyards” snuggling around the small house while the terrace extending and penetrating through them.

Amastan boutique hotel by Nocc, Paris – France

July 6th, 2016

The quirky atmosphere is immediately evident upon entering the lobby. An architectural light scheme complements a setting of walls clad in petrol blue herringbone parquet, and a specially commissioned, luxurious tapestry by German designer Jan Kath.

BAOBAO street food store by Linehouse, Shanghai – China

July 5th, 2016

The greenhouse is composed of hand glazed green tiles, two tones of wood and glass. This house extends out to the street, operating as a leaner for guests, and further framing the activities within to the exterior.

Restaurant House Denk by AB objekt, Zgornja Kungota – Slovenia

June 14th, 2016

The main entrance in the eastern volume welcomes guests with its solemn ambience; dark textile floor, dark brick walls combined with rough wood, dim light and antique pieces.

Vivino Italian Quarter restaurant by Studio Gad, Haifa – Israel

March 11th, 2016

The building manages to be transparent on the one hand and to show the garden beyond, and on the other occupants outside to experience nature in all its glory.

Concept Store by De Haan Group at the Spoga Gafa, Cologne – Germany

January 1st, 2016



Concept Store by De Haan Group at the Spoga Gafa, Cologne – Germany

JvantSpijker Office, Rotterdam – Netherlands

November 11th, 2015



JvantSpijker’s renovated office includes a meeting room topped with an indoor garden

Summit Era Sales Office by Beige Design, Ningbo – China

October 27th, 2015



A Diverse Space Defined by Oval Charm

HG Metal HQ by The Design Abode, Singapore

October 23rd, 2015



The head office of a steel stockist is housed in the top floor of a 4-storey industrial building.

Ryu Japanese Restaurant by ANDREA LANGHI DESIGN, Bergamo – Italy

October 15th, 2015



A new Japanese restaurant in a restored building in the heart of \”Città alta\” (Upper town), Bergamo old town.

Wokas Potting Soil Packaging by 2Pi Group

October 12th, 2015



Little dirty work the feminine way.

Children Park at EXPO 2015 by ZPZ Partners, Milan – Italy

August 14th, 2015

The design strategy was inspired by a need to create a unified visual perception while heralding the experiential, interactive and didactic exhibits along the path, occasionally interspersed with natural planting.

Estonia Pavilion by Kadarik Tüür Arhitektid at Milan Expo 2015, Milan – Italy

July 1st, 2015



The title of the Estonian pavilion, “Gallery of _”, symbolises the nature of the entire pavilion and, more broadly, the idea that Estonia is a dynamic and smart small country, with every citizen’s initiative but also every foreign investment, collaboration with international reach and foreign investor affecting how it fares.

Les Voûtes Filantes Installation by Atelier YokYok, Cahors – France

June 17th, 2015



Atelier Yokyok installs vaulted string tunnels in a Gothic cloister garden.

Bisma Eight Hotel, Ubud – Indonesia

May 1st, 2015

The magic of Bali largely spawns from the island\’s unique hindu culture, and widely regarded as the very heart of this centuries old legacy is the town of Ubud.