Video: Tetris Apartments / OFIS Arhitekti

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The Tetris Apartments is a project that we already published in 2008. This is an update video courtesy of slovenian architects OFIS arhitekti. The video focuses primarily on the very geometric shapes of the facade of the building.

Great Barrier Island / Herbstarchitects

© Jackie Meiring

Architects: Herbstarchitects
Location: ,
Project Team: Lance Herbst, Nicola Herbst
Contractor: Ian Riggans
Project year: 2005 – 2010
Photographs: Jackie Meiring

Wooden House with an Inner Courtyard / DI Bernardo Bader

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Architects: DI Bernardo Bader
Location: ,
Project year: 2010
Photographs: DI Bernardo Bader

Snail House / Atelier

© Stéphane Spach

Architects: Atelier – Jeanroy, Leduc, Riber architects
Location: , France
Engineer: Gettec Bâtiment
Project year: 2009
Photographs: Stéphane Spach

Video: Villa Under Extension / OFIS Arhitekti

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This is an update from the project already published in 2008 from slovenian architects OFIS arhitekti. In the words of the architects: “This project involved the extension of a 19th-century villa located in a beautiful Alpine resort next to Lake . Both the old villa and the landscape were strictly regulated by the National Heritage.”

Meng House / Tao Lei

© Tao Lei

Architects: Tao Lei
Location: Jinan,
Project area: 580 sqm
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Tao Lei

Wood House in Châtenois / Atelier

© Stéphane Spach

Architects: Atelier – Jeanroy, Leduc, Riber architects
Location: Châtenois,
Engineer: Gettec Bâtiment
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Stéphane Spach

A Room Over the Sea / Studio Zero85

© Sergio Camplone

Architects: Studio Zero85
Location: , Italy
Design Team: Mario Michetti, Giovanna Pizzella, Mirko Giardino
Structural Engineer: Paolo Cerasoli
Project area: 136 sqm
Project year: 2005 – 2009
Photographs: Sergio Camplone

LandyM / andOFFICE


Architects: andOFFICE
Location: , Germany
Project area: 651 sqm
Project year: 2011
Photographs: Courtesy of andOFFICE

Housing in the Born Refurbishment / ARQUITECTURA-G

© José Hevia

Architects: ARQUITECTURA-G (Jonathan Arnabat, Jordi Ayala-Bril, Aitor Fuentes, Igor Urdampilleta)
Location: ,
Project area: 34 sqm
Project year: 2010 – 2011
Photographs: José Hevia

House D / Panorama + WMR

© Cristóbal Valdés

Architects: Panorama (Nicolás Valdés+Constanza Hagemann) and WMR (Felipe Wedeless+Jorge Manieu+Macarena Rabat )
Location: Matanzas,
Project area: 92 sqm
Project year: 2009 – 2010
Photographs: Cristobal Valdés

W35 / Marianne Borge

© Ivan Brodey

Architects: Marianne Borge
Location: Drøbak, , Norway
Project area: 35 sqm
Contractor: Hakon Wester
Photographs: Ivan Brodey

J. Mayer H. Architects’ Metropol Parasol new photos


Last week we told you about J. Mayer H. Architects’ Metropol Parasol recent opening. Today, photographer Javier Orive shared with us some great photos of the redevelopment of Plaza de la Encarnación in Sevilla. Check them out after the break.

Oxbow Field Station / Eduard Epp & University of Manitoba Students


Architects: Eduard Epp, Matt Cibinel, Michael Chan, Taren Wan, Elaine Pang, Thilini Samarasekera, Richard Chiang, Jen Rac, Scott Dean, Alex Needham
Location: Manitoba,
Cost: $5,300.00 CDN
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Eduard Epp

8 Blacks / NRJA

© Gatis Rozenfelds,

Architects: NRJA - Uldis Luksevics, Ieva Lace, Linda Leitane, Ints Mengelis
Location: , Latvia
Project area (living space): 461 sqm
Project year: 2004 – 2011
Photographs: Gatis Rozenfelds, NRJA

House of Continuous Wall / Akitoshi Ukai/AUAU

© Suzuki Ken'ichi

Architects: Akitoshi Ukai/AUAU
Location: , Japan
Interior Design:
Landscape Design: Akitoshi Ukai/AUAU
Structural engineer: Fujio Atsushi/Fujio and associates
Constructional engineer: Kumazawa construction
Supervision: Akitoshi Ukai/AUAU
Project area: 110 sqm
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Suzuki Ken’ichi

Ice Free / UArchitects

© Norbert van Onna

Architects: UArchitects – Emile van Vugt and Misak Terzibasiyan
Location: ,
Photographs: Norbert van Onna

Nieuw Leyden / 24H > architecture

© Boris Zeisser 24H

Architects: 24H > architecture
Location: ,
Project team: Maartje Lammers, Boris Zeisser with Olav Bruin, Anja Verdonk, Albert-Jan Vermeulen, Floor Kokke, Valentine van Dam
Project area: 380 sqm
Project year: 2011
Photographs: Boris Zeisser 24H