FABRICations creates flexible layout for the casco loft in amsterdam

design studio FABRICations has completed the interior of an apartment in amsterdam, the netherlands. the ‘casco loft’ project aims to promote ideas of interaction and flexibility by encouraging shared spaces and the implementation of a...

kengo kuma builds octagon-shaped observatory in nihondaira with views of mt. fuji

kengo kuma and associates has designed an observation deck on the summit of the scenic nihondaira spot, shizuoka prefecture, an area famous for its prominent views of mt. fuji. built in the shape of...

atelierco architects connects garden and living space in japanese family house renovation

atelierco architects has renovated a traditional house in yokohama, japan, with great attention on maintaining its use as a gathering space, as well as its relation to the outside garden. originally built in 1964...

yuji tanabe builds commercial block of twin wooden buildings in japan

yuji tanabe architects has completed sasameza, a commercial block in kamakura, japan, comprising two twin, two-story buildings built from local wood. situated on yuigahama dori, a central street lined with double-roof stores that set the...

‘vessel’, a climbable structure by heatherwick studio, opens in new york

on march 15, 2019, new york celebrated the grand opening of hudson yards. although the mixed-use scheme — the largest private real estate development in the history of the united states — comprises a...

dodi moss and edoardo tresoldi propose italy pavilion for expo 2020 dubai

genoa-based design studio dodi moss reveals imagery of its proposed italian pavilion for expo 2020 dubai, designed in collaboration with artist edoardo tresoldi. a response to the theme of ‘beauty unites people,’ the project...

daniel libeskind designs museum that references chile’s atacama desert

daniel libeskind has unveiled plans to construct a new museum building in iquique, a coastal city in northern chile. replacing the previous museum, built in 1892, the new museo regional de tarapacá will be...

the cottage house is embedded into the landscape of southern portugal

the cottage house by atelier 1111 is nested into the landscape of a sweeping property in grândola, an area in the south of portugal. the peaceful region is characterized by cork and olive trees,...

HAO design tranforms traditional taiwanese compound in pingtung city

HAO design, an architecture and interiors firm based in taiwan, has transformed a dilapidated ensemble of buildings in pingtung city into a contemporary home for a family of five. the original buildings, which are...

studio gang reveals imagery of planned university of chicago center in paris

studio gang reveals the university of chicago center in paris, designed to create a new hub for cultural exchange in the rapidly-expanding 13th arrondissement in the french capital. the project comprises an academic center...