Dogarilor Apartment Building / ADN Birou de Arhitectura

© Cosmin Dragomir

Architects: ADN Birou de Arhitectura
Location: Strada Dogarilor 30, ,
Design Team: Andrei Șerbescu, Adrian Untaru, Claudiu Forgaci, Valentina Ţigâră, Bogdan Brădăţeanu, Simina Ignat
Interior Design: ADN BA, Simina Ignat
Area: 8537.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Cosmin Dragomir

Dinca C House / SMAA

Courtesy of SMAA

Architects: SMAA
Location: ,
Project Architects: Silviu Mihailescu, Asociatii
Project Area: 135.0 m2
Project Year: 2012
Photography: Courtesy of SMAA

Studio Hermes / Corvin Cristian

© Cosmin Dragomir

Architects: Corvin Cristian
Location: Bucharest,
Interior Design:
Area: 600 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Cosmin Dragomir

Innovative Prototyping @ Dynamic Fields – Responsive Architecture Workshop Results

Project 86. Image © Studio F64

The Innovative Prototyping @ Dynamic Fields – Responsive Architecture Workshop, which took place in , Romania July 16-29, resulted in five innovative prototypes. The workshop was benefited by the presence of Patrik Schumacher, Director of Zaha Hadid Architects, founder of AA Design Research Lab London and one of the most important figures in the world of computational design. The workshop’s purpose was the understanding of how the advancement of digital technology is helping architects respond to the complexity of the environment surrounding them. The five prototypes (Turbillon, Interactive Field, Dynamic Muqarnas, Project 86 and Wind Mapper) are to be exposed in the near future at different fairs or events. More images and information after the break.

BON / Corvin Cristian


Architects: Corvin Cristian
Location: Bucharest,
Collaborator: Vlad Vieru
Area: 200 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Corvin Cristian

Biutiful / Twins Studio

Courtesy of Twins Studio

Architects: Twins Studio
Location: ,
Area: 330 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Twins Studio

L.S.G. HEad Office Building / Urban Office

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Architects: Urban Office
Location: , Romania
Architect In Charge: Lilian & Iana Captari
Structural Engineering: Mircea Neacsu, Incona
Mechanical, Electrical Engineering And H.V.A.C: Gerhard Lipcovich, LSG
Area: 2,200 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Arthur Tintu

Metropolis Centre / Bureau XII + 100P

© Andrei Margulescu

Architects: Bureau XII, 100P
Location: , Romania
Architect In Charge: Peter Torniov, Stefan Petkov, Letitia Barbuica
Collaborator: Milena Filcheva, Delcho Delchev, Svetlana Bakalova, Andrei Munteanu, Alexandru popescu, MIlena Terzieva, Angel Savlakov, Ivo Andreev, Ivan Dragoshinski, Ciresica Micu
Structural Engineering: Z-Group, Maslaev consulting
Mechanical Engineering: Leopold Jordan
Area: 27000.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Andrei Margulescu, Mihail Novakov

Dynamic Fields Workshop: Special Guest Patrik Schumacher

Courtesy of Parametrica

Taking place July 16-29, the two week ‘Dynamic Fields’ workshop consists of analyzing and creating structures responsive to environmental energy. Presented by Parametrica, the last day of project is dedicated to , director at Zaha Hadid Architects and founder of AA Design Reseach Lab London. Schumacher will present a lecture on Parametric Semiology (Architecture as interface of communication) as intelligent structures and parametric architecture are the primary topics up for discussion for the whole event. Students or graduates, architects, interior designers, product designers, urbanism designers, engineers and all others who wish to partake in experimenting what the parametric design of such structures is in practice are expected to join both in the workshop and the conference. More information after the break.

Origo Coffee Shop / Lama Arhitectura

© Radu Malasincu

Architects: Lama Arhitectura
Location: ,
Architects In Charge: Dan Enache,Calin Radu, Radu Nenita
Area: 65 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Radu Malasincu

Call for Projects: East Centric Architecture Triennale 2013

Courtesy of Arhitext Design Foundation

Open to all architects, designers, urban planners, and landscape architects from any of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, Arhitext design Foundation, editor of Arhitext magazine, recently launched an open call for projects to be presented at the Trans(ap)parencies Thematic Exhibition, at the 2013 East Centric Architecture in , Inheriting a common history, the architecture of this region defines its identity today by making renewed use of local resources and by taking a critical stance with respect to international mainstream trends. For this reason they feel the need for a thematic exhibition. The deadline for submissions is April 11. For more information, please visit here.

Renovation of Rahova Commodities Exchange / Re-Act Now

© Andrei Margulescu

Architects: Re-Act Now
Location: Bucharest,
Design Team: Mario Kuibus, Roxana Dumitriu, Irina Plesnila, Cristina Chivu, Elena Toader, Ioan Marcean, Adela Antoniu, Valentin Varlan
Area: 2600.0 sqm
Year: 2008
Photographs: Andrei Margulescu

Monolit Office Building / Igloo Architecture

Courtesy of Igloomedia / Cosmin Dragomir

Architects: Igloo Architecture
Location: , Romania
Architect Of Record: Oro Design (Oana Rădulescu, Gilda Ciobotăraşu, Răzvan Salomia)
Design Team: Bruno Andreşoiu, Adrian Ciocăzanu, Ana Dinuţă, George Barbu, Andrei Creangă
Area: 3600.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Igloomedia / Cosmin Dragomir

Breathing Prototypes Workshop

Parametrica [Digi Fab School] invites you to BREATHING PROTOTYPES Workshop (19-25 February 2013) to participate in the digital design build workshop, seeking to create an inventive collaborative environment. The workshop is part of a series of PARAMETRICA events aimed in promoting and exploring the world of parametric design.

The workshop is aimed at: students, postgraduates, architects, interior, product and urban designers, engineers, anybody interested. All the details after the break.

INGLASS 2013 International Architecture Conference

Courtesy of Order of Architects of and ABplus Events

Organized by the Order of Architects of Romania and ABplus Events, this year’s INGLASS International Architecture Conference, which takes place March 5, will feature Professor Wolf D. Prix, co-founder, Design Principal and CEO of Coop Himmelb(l)au, Austria, as the special guest. “Glass architecture and engineering”, will be the general topic in the discussion of glass construction, architecture and engineering, facade systems and solar energy. The event will also address the entire glass industry, architects, engineers, glass producers, processors, equipment providers. More information after the break.

Dante Alighieri School Expansion / LTFB Studio

© Cosmin Dragomir

Architects: LTFB Studio
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Liviu Fabian, Lucian Luta
Project Manager: VCE Vienna Consulting Engineers
Structure: DUCTIL TECH
Installations: SOLID INSTALL
Developer: ACM 4
Photographs: Cosmin Dragomir

School of Music and Arts / LTFB Studio

© Cosmin Dragomir

Architects: LTFB Studio
Location: , Romania
Architects In Charge: Lucian Luta, Liviu Fabian
Project Manager: S.C. VCE Vienna Consulting Engineers
Structure: Ductil Tech
Acoustic: Radu Pana, Marius Smighelschi
Constructor: Cam Construct Engineering
Year: 2012
Photographs: Cosmin Dragomir

City Gate / Westfourth Architecture

© Andrei Mărgulescu

Architects: Westfourth Architecture
Location: ,
Design Team: Vlad Arsene, Călin Negoescu, Onar Gerelioglu, Raluca Ionescu, Antoniu Craiovan
Envelope Consultant: Aludesign
Structural Engineer: Popp şi Asociaţii
Project Year: 2010
Project Area: 93,000 sqm
Photographs: Andrei Mărgulescu