Posts Tagged ‘public’

ItalianoRio exhibition by Marina Piquet + OCO Arquitetura, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

March 13th, 2017

Usually closed to the public, the Consulate’s terrace was opened during the event, so visitors could enjoy the incredible view of the Guanabara Bay and the Sugar Loaf. Access to the terrace was done through an installation where the walls were covered with the Brazilian-Portuguese words and expressions with Italian origin.

Madonna della Misecordia exhibition by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

December 19th, 2016

From here, crossing the graphic wall, the visitors find themselves at an elevated position overlooking the wide “Sala Alessi” at the centre of which is a system made of veiled walls which frame and host the “Madonna della Misericordia”, surrounded by a light frame.

Public Library of Constitucion by Sebastian Irarrazaval, Constitucion – Chile

December 5th, 2016

Thin wooden planks create a louvered system that covers the sky lit pitched roofs, filtering and controlling direct light so as not to disturb the readers inside. Custom made furniture serves multi-purpose functions, offering various seating arrangements, tables, and shelving in one fixture.

Skymizer Inc office by Strontium Design International, Taipei – Taiwan

September 16th, 2016

The trapezoid-shaped walls built with laminated glass and gray glass has separated the space to public and private Area. Four private rooms which use trapezoid-shaped and inverted trapezoid-shaped gray glass to make RD (research and development) engineers easily write and discuss in quite environment.

Forte Santa Catarin by RVdM Arquitecto, Figueira da Foz – Portugal

September 14th, 2016

The most significant intervention was the introduction of hidden infrastructure enabling its adaptation to the new program without losing its original spatial relationship, internally and externally – with the natural surrounding and its urban landscape – as a place of seclusion, lookout and observation.

A Column is a System exhibition, USA, Mexico, Canada

August 25th, 2016

‘Una Columna es un Sistema’ (A Column is a System) takes place simultaneously in two countries: Mexico and Argentina. Monoambiente gallery, in Buenos Aires, hosts the first part of this exhibition.

Coca-Cola pavilion by Atelier Marko Brajovic, Rio de Janeiro – Brasil

August 16th, 2016

The visual effect of movement is enhanced by lightning system programmed to react on different events as concerts, games and other brand activations. The main installation as well organize and introduce the public into the interactive installations as photo in 360 degrees, real-time dance game, a gallery, concert stage… and entrance to the store.

Tudsbery Health & Wellbeing Centre by 3DReid, Edinburgh – UK

July 27th, 2016

Through extensive use of timber cladding, both inside and out, the project offers a warm and inviting environment for those who visit, many of whom suffer from anxiety-related conditions.

Gasholder Park lighting by Speirs + Major, London – UK

July 7th, 2016


The pavilion lighting is programmed over twenty minute cycles, that begins with all lights on and then sees them cross fading from east to west over three minutes, followed by a pause of two minutes in darkness (full eclipse) and then a slow east to west cross fade back up to full brightness.

Darzanà vessel at Turkey pavilon at Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice – Italy

June 24th, 2016

Suspended inside one of the many rooms exhibiting at the Darsana, the 30 meter long vessel was built from more than 500 pieces including seven kilometres of steel cable and abandoned materials such as wooden moulds, discarded furniture, signboards and boats.

Energy Pavilion by Five Line Projects, London – UK

June 22nd, 2016

Threaded onto the poles are propeller-shaped pinwheels which, when twisted, create a ripple of motion through wheels on adjacent poles – similar to some traditional children’s toys.

Musée des Confluences by Coop Himmelb(l)au, Lyon – France

June 21st, 2016

The futuristic design dissolves the virtual barrier between 21st-century visitors and creatures who walked the earth untold centuries ago.

Nidera office by Fokkema & Partners, Rotterdam – Netherlands

June 17th, 2016

The public atrium contains the restaurant with its elongated bar in the centre where staff of different departments can work, meet and welcome guests.

Boston Public Market by ArchiTerra, Boston – Massachusetts

June 16th, 2016

Rectangular pylons clad in metallic copper laminate conceal utility risers and simulate a pillared market hall. Pendant lights of copper and silver define the aisles and central hub and evoke a culinary theme.

Garcimuñoz castle restoration by Izaskun Chinchilla, Cuenca – Spain

June 3rd, 2016

Hence, all new structures are light and temporary, largely comprising portably-scaled units of galvanised steel that are bound together by reversible joints.

British Pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Venice – Italy

May 27th, 2016

They claim that collective ownership models – where people share the financial burdens of domestic life – is one solution, and could result in homes that are more affordable and more efficient.

Hakfolly installation by Flea Folly Architects & Hakwood, London – UK

May 26th, 2016

The installation creates a wooden tunnel within the arch of St John’s Gate – a former priory entrance and one of the last architectural remnants of Clerkenwell’s monastic history.

Toscana Grill by YoDezeen, Bucha – Ukraine

May 22nd, 2016

The wine room is surrounded with floor-to-ceiling reinforced mesh shelves hidden behind expanded metal lathing, where collections of exclusive wine and cognac will be displayed.

SK Telecom Americas Innopartners offices by Studio G Architects, Sunnyvale – California

May 12th, 2016

Spineway permanent public artwork by MARC FORNES/THEVERYMANY, San Antonio – Texas

May 9th, 2016

Spineway is a lightweight, self-supported permanent public art structure in San Antonio, developed by custom computational protocols of structural form-finding and descriptive geometry and digitally fabricated.