Escalera escultural conecta dos pisos de mosaico en la casa de un viejo pescador en Sicilia

Una escalera formada por cajas y plataformas de madera, y con el apoyo de un marco de metal negro, se levanta a través de esta residencia siciliana que fue renovada recientemente por arquitecto milanés Francesco Librizzi.

A Francesco Librizzi se le pidió que insertar la nueva escalera como parte de la renovación de la casa de un viejo pescador en Cefalú – una ciudad en la costa norte de Sigue leyendo

Jordan Road Restaurant & Bar / CAA Arch

Architects: CAA Arch
Location: Beijing, Beijing, China
Area: 400.0 sqm
Year: 2015
Photographs: Courtesy of CAA Arch

Creative Director: Liu Haowei
Brand Stragegy: CAA Brand Team

From the architect.… This is a whole set brand space design for a chain. Sigue leyendo

Looking at all sides of the Pier 55 offshore park development

For fans of the park, the gift from the Diller-von Furstenberg foundation represented more than the revival of Pier 54. It was a statement that Hudson River Park deserved to be in the same league as the city’s other signature, showy spaces.More d… Sigue leyendo

LHM Kindergarten / Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

Architects: Moriyuki Ochiai Architects
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Year: 2015
Photographs: Atsushi Ishida

From the architect.… We designed a playful and exciting environment suitable for implementing this kindergarten’s educational policy, which focuses on bringing up children that can think, learn and Sigue leyendo

The high costs of high urban property values

The costs of this misfiring property market are huge, mainly because of their effects on individuals. High housing prices force workers towards cheaper but less productive places. […]

Tot up these costs in lost earnings and unrealised human potentia… Sigue leyendo

BSG Sales Gallery / Eowon Designs

Architects: Eowon Designs
Location: Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, 10450 Pulau Pinang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Area: 22004.0 ft2
Year: 2015
Photographs: Teh Weng Jen

Submitting Architect: Hock Tan architect
Interior Design: Eowon Designs Sdn. Bhd.
Contractor: Eowon Designs Sdn. Bhd. + …
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Lugeck Restaurant & Inn by Eichinger Offices (AT)

Lugeck Restaurant & Inn by Eichinger Offices, photo: © Eva Kees

In Vienna’s centre, for the Lugeck restaurant and inn, eichinger offices have adopted the traditional style of the Viennese inn to distil a new and contemporary Viennese style from its specifically local heritage.     About Lugeck, says Eichinger Offices, “Pastel-coloured panels cover the rear wall of the traditional inn wall. Instead of the bottle-green […]
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Without Housing Reform, is a “Tower of David” Coming to Your City?

Justin McGuirk’s Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture should be required reading for anyone looking for ways out of the bleak social inequality we’re stuck in. There were 40 million more slum dwellers worldwi… Sigue leyendo