Andrew Patterson ArchitectsIt is one of the best architectural firms in New Zealand. Their credo: ecology Building and the poetic dimension of his architecture are essentially inseparable. According to this approach, they designed a farmhouse in the middle of a flock of sheep, perched on the hills near the coastal city of Auckland. To cope with the extreme climatic conditions of the site and especially the wind, the architects designed a structure in concrete and wood that revolves around a patio and an outdoor pool.
The Austrian study architekten Hertl proposes this very special project, a multi-storey building consists of two apartments in Kronstorf. The building, which once housed a restaurant, is treated with a textile skin that gives the building a new light, and an interesting curtain effect.
The house is a project of Yang Shimada / Tatoakitekutsu and is located at the foot of Mount Hiei, near the border between Kyoto and Shiga.
The customer is an artist, who needed a studio and a home for his family, as well as a place for his parents that he wants himself near future.
The architects tell us so their project:
Panel Concept Yi-Cong Lu It is a piece of modular furniture that can be used in various situations, perform different functions, always in accordance with their needs. The panel can be used in either horizontal or vertical position and will offer a vertical horizontal partition or desk, shelf or rack.
'Sofa_xxxx' of yuya UshidaDesigner with offices in Germany, is an expandable and retractable seating system that converts from couch to chair. The cabinet is constructed from 8.000 chopsticks that have been individually cut at different lengths and polished to achieve the correct angles needed to build the structure.
Ring and joints were used to connect the elements of the sofa and confer adaptability and flexibility. Overall, it took three months of work to finish the job. The sofa "XXXX" can support up to three people each 70kg.