Inside UN Studio’s Burnham Pavilion


After our UN Studio’s Burnham Pavilion gallery, many of you wondered how it was built. This photo reveals the woodenstructure for this , which was later finished with a plastic-like material.

Photo via Construmatica.

Garden house / Tham & Videgård Hansson

© Åke E:son Lindman

Architects: Tham & Videgård Hansson Arkitekter
Location: Södermanland,
Architects in charge: Bolle Tham & Martin Videgård Hansson
Site Area: 1,006 sqm
Constructed Area: 360 sqm + roof terrace
Project year: 2006-2008
Client: Private
Photographs: Åke E:son Lindman

Savannah house / LAM Architects


Architects: LAM Architects
Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Program: Giraffe-house and visitor centre
Structural Engineer: CAE Nederland
Wooden Frames: Heko Spanten
Building Contractor: Dura Vermeer Heyma Rotterdam
E-Contractor: Electro-Four
Client: Stichting Koninklijke Rotterdamse Diergaarde, Rotterdam
Constructed Area: 570 sqm
Project year: 2008-2009
Photographs: Franken Architecturalphotography

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InfoWash / The Design Workshop


Architects: The Design Workshop, Parsons The New School for Design
Location: Delisle, Mississippi,
Spring Studio Instructor: David J. Lewis
Summer Studio Instructor: Terry Erickson
Summer Staff: Joel Stoehr
Students: Huy Bui, Ivan Chabra, Sarah Coffin, Christian Eusubio, Dominique Gonfard, Kailin Gregga, Dominic Griffin, Parker B. Lee, Laura Lyon, Kip Katich, Nora Meehan, Shana Sandberg, Emily Wetherbee
Architect of record: ShoP Architects
Client: Mississippi Katrina Fund, with special thanks to Martha Murphy, Kathi Heinzel, Bill Heinzel, and Loretta Lizana
Consulting Structural engineering: Dunne & Markis Consulting Structural Engineers
Engineer of Record: Goeffrey Clemens / Compton Engineering P.A. (Bay St. Louis, MS)
Constructed Area: 185.8 sqm
Photographs: Laura Lyon & Ivan Chabra

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Visa section of Swiss Embassy in Beijing / EXH Design

© Shu He
© Shu He

Architect: EXH Design – (Erich Diserens, Xi Zhang, Peter Becker, Kenan Liu)
Location: Beijing,
Constructor: Beijing Shouhua Construction Group
Existing area: 104 sqm
Extension area: 213 sqm
Project year: 2007 – 2009
Photography: Shu He

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Social Condenser for Superior / Blank Studio


Architects: Blank Studio
Location: Superior, AZ,
Principal in Charge: Matthew G Trzebiatowski, AIA
Project Team: Michael Powell + Stefan Richter
Client: Alan + Christine Benoit; Superior C O A L, LLC
Structural Engineer: BDA Engineers
Electrical Engineer: Don Witt Engineering
Mechanical + Plumbing: Kunka Engineering
Constructed Area: 120 sqm + 42 sqm of outdoor dining terrace
Project year: 2007
Photography: Bill Timmerman

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Ventolera Winery / Francisco Izquierdo

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Architect: Francisco Izquierdo
Location: San Juan de Huinca, Leyda, Chile
Collaborators: Claudio Tapia, María José Varas
Client: Viña El Litoral S.A
Structural Engineer: Enzo Valladares P.
Contractor: Boetsch, Lira y Cox empresa constructora
Laminated wood: Ingelam S.A
Built Area: 1,360 sqm
Proyect year: 2008
Construction year: 2008-2009
Photography: Cristobal Palma

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Spur Lane House / SPG Architects


Architect: SPG Architects
Location: Kechum, Idaho,
Partner in Charge: Caroline N. Sidnam
Project Team: Sandra Aranguren-Langston & William Petrone
Contractor: Englemann Inc.
Structural Engineering: Purdy & Associates
Constructed Area: 558 sqm
Project Year: 2005
Photographs: Tim Brown

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Beachclub / Spanjers Architect


Architect: Spanjers Architect
Location: Westkapelle,
Client: Fletcher Hotel Group
Footprint: 370 sqm
Project year: 2009

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The Xeros Residence / Blank Studio


Architects: Blank Studio
Location: Phoenix, AZ,
Structural Engineer: BDA Engineers
Landscape Design: DBLD
Electrical Engineer: Tony Woo Engineering
Mechanical + Plumbing: Kunka Engineering
Civil + Solis: Fugro South
General Contractor: 180 Degrees
Constructed Area: 209 sqm
Project year: 2006
Photography: Bill Timmerman

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Weekend Pavilion / Architecture Paradigm


Architects: Architecture Paradigm
Location: Bangalore,
Design team: Vimal jain, Sandeep.J, Manoj ladhad , Chinmayee Ananth
Client: Mr. Manoj jain
Project Area: 170 sqm

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Villa Hesthagen / Reiulf Ramstad Architects


Architects: Reiulf Ramstad Architects, Oslo Norway
Location: Asker, Oslo,
Project team: Reiulf D Ramstad, Espen Surnevik, Anja Strandskogen
Client: Private
Civil Engineer: Egil A Oliver Engineering AS, MRIF
Interior: , Oslo Norway
Landscape: Reiulf Ramstad Architects, Norway
Constructed Area: 350 sqm
Design year: 2007-2008
Construction year: 2008
Photographs: Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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WISA Wooden Design Hotel / Pieta-Linda Auttila


Location: Valkosaari island in Southern Harbour of Helsinki,
Building owner: UPM Kymmene
Construction: 30 to 40 m² / 150 m³
Structure: Wood
Coating: Native woods, Glass
Concept and Communication: Trust Creative Society
Project Year: 2009
Photographs: UPM

“By bending the block I forced the slats into a new form that contrasts with the original arrangement. That which is solid turns partly transparent, that which is strictly geometrical, organic,”

Pieta-Linda Auttila, architect

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NG House / Arquitectos Anonimos


Architects: Arquitectos Anónimos®, Maria Veloso and Vasco Aragão
Location: St. Tirso,
Client: Norte Golfe
Structural consultant: Hélder Ferreira
Floor area: 80 sqm
Site area: 1,100 sqm
Built-up area: 80 sqm
Start of planning: 2006
Start of construction: 2006
Completion: 2006
Photographs: Abel Andrade

Camouflage House / Johnsen Schmaling Architects


Architect: Johnsen Schmaling Architects
Location: Green Lake, Wisconsin,
Project team: Brian Johnsen, AIA; Sebastian Schmaling, AIA
Area: 250 sqm
Completion Date: May 2007
Photography: Kevin Miyazaki

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Bengt Sjostrom Starlight Theatre / Studio Gang Architects


Architect: Studio Gang Architects
Location: Rockford, IL,
Owner: Rock Valley College
Completion: 2003
Photographs: Greg Murphy

Balmoral House / Owen and Vokes


Architects: Owen and Vokes
Location: Balmoral , Brisbane,
Project Team: Paul Owen, Stuart Vokes, Aaron Peters, Emma Hodgkinson, Wesley Kelder
Contractor: AJ Ryan Constructions
Project Year: 2007
Photographs: Jon Linkins

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Quingpu Pedestrian Bridge / CA-DESIGN


Architects: CA-DESIGN / Architecture and Urban Planning
Location: Quingpu, Shanghai, China
Director in charge: Pedro Pablo Arroyo Alba
Collaborators: Yki Fo (project leader), Chen Junquan, Yang Yixiu, Wang Fan, Wang Xin, Pablo Sendra Fernández, Eva Jiménez del Río, Luo Wei.
Client: Shanghai Qingpu New City Construction Development (Group) Co. Ltd.
Engineering: Structures Department of Tongji University
Contractor: Shanghai Greenland Construction (Group) Co. Ltd.
Project year: 2004-2008
Site Area: 1,000 sqm

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