Posts Tagged ‘rooftop’

Venable Office by Alliance Architecture, Washington D.C.

October 13th, 2017

Clear glass walls, open interior staircases, and flexible workspaces reflect the culture of collaboration, teamwork, and open communication between staff and attorneys.

Arlo Hotel by Avroko, New York

January 19th, 2017

The hotel features 250 designed rooms in six different categories, but similarly designed in a Mid-Century Modern aesthetic. Although slightly vary in size, these pads all share a clever configuration, beautiful design, and last but not least, a nifty range of amenities that savvy urban travelleres can’t do without, including free wifi, a 42-inch led television, and a glass-enclosed rain shower.

Shipping container pavilon by People’s Architecture Office, Taiyuan – China

June 28th, 2016

The architecture comprises two storeys, with six yellow units overlapping perpendicularly above of six red containers. A further roof level provides outdoor recreation space, offering elevated views across the surrounding area.

Sensitive Star interactive installation by Estudio Guto Requena, São Paulo – Brazil

April 3rd, 2016

The star-shaped structure reacts to stimuli of movement via a series of sensors, and responds with changing light and sound. As a larger-than-life musical instrument, it is set to input visitors’ body movements, mixing them with a soundscape.

Bar Deco by CORE, Washington D.C.

March 10th, 2016

CORE combined a stripped-down aesthetic – of exposed concrete, plaster, lath, and aged brick – with art deco and industrial motifs through the use of pattern and materials, including a variety of metals to tie into the industrial theme.

Law office at Congress Graz by LOVE, Graz – Austria

February 28th, 2016

The basic element of the design concept of the law office is the motive of the column or arcade, which is newly interpreted. In this way, the path through the future law office is characterized by a sequence of columns positioned at various densities.

Canada-Israel HQ by Orly Shrem Architects, Herzliya – Israel

February 17th, 2016

The design process began around three floating wooden boxes which contain meeting rooms. These boxes both break the rigid regularity of the linear axes and serve as orientation points in the space. Upon this base, the main design principals were layered.

Kimoto Rooftop Beer Garden by Isometric Studio at the rooftop of Sheraton & Aloft Hotels, New York City

January 15th, 2016



Situated above the Sheraton and Aloft Hotels in Downtown Brooklyn, Kimoto is New York’s first Asian rooftop beer garden.

MYST gastronomy bar and restaurant by tidtangstudio, Chiangmai – Thailand

December 14th, 2015

Since the view is natural visual, all design has to be followed. The design shows some lifted platforms which some provide comfortable laid-back seat and some show natural scenery fairly for all.

Descente Blanc store by Schemata Architects, Fukuoka – Japan

December 9th, 2015

The increased range of vertical motion of hangers, allowing people to see products above and below eye level, generates the vibrant and lively atmosphere inside.

W Amsterdam Hotel by Office Winhov & Baranowitz + Kronenberg Architecture, Amsterdam – Netherlands

October 26th, 2015



The hotly anticipated W Amsterdam has finally arrived.

IGN and Météo France Geosciences Center by Architecture Patrick Mauger, Saint-Mandé – France

July 22nd, 2015



The IGN and Météo France Geosciences centre: a major renovation operation permitting the transformation of a 1980’s block into a Very High Energy Performance (VHEP) building with a surface area of 15,900 m².

Evolutive Installation at Le Perchoir by Ariel Claudet, Paris – France

February 17th, 2015


Evolutive Installation at Le Perchoir by Ariel Claudet, Paris – France

LoftCube by Studio Aisslinger, Graz – Austria

November 11th, 2014

The LoftCube itself stands on 1.5 metre legs, making the act of entering feel like embarking on a kind of capsule that is almost floating above the roof. Inside it’s minimalist’s paradise of clean lines and smooth surfaces, with just the right amount of carefully selected equipment and classic furniture.

Artico rooftop lounge and restaurant at Hôtel Americano, New York City

September 17th, 2014

Artico rooftop lounge and restaurant at Hôtel Americano, New York City

Iris rooftop bar & restaurant by Suzy Nasr, Dubai – UAE

April 13th, 2014

Designed by Lebanese architect Suzy Nasr, the setting at Iris Dubai is contemporary and the abundant use of natural materials give the the space a warm and welcoming feel.