All Projects

VALLEY HI NORTH LAGUNA LIBRARY

Noll & Tam Architects

01 Dec 2011

The innovative features in this new library include a daylight-filled floor plan, a natural ventilation tower, and the use of insulated concrete panels to keep the interior cool in the warm summer months. The library sets a new standard for sustainability in a civic building, and meets Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification requirements. Three major

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YELLOWAVE BAREFOOT CAFE

Chalk Architecture Ltd.

01 Dec 2011

Client brief: Brighton's only designated London 2012 Olympic training venue wanted to improve its facilities in preparation for a busy year ahead. The task was to rejuvenate the tired and slightly characterless existing cafe to better reflect the vibrant, relaxed and fun nature of Yellowave. Challenges & Inspiration: To completely transform the existing cafe within a tight timescale and

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FAMILY HOME

De Hasse

01 Dec 2011

The brief was to create a warm, comfortable family home for a busy family. Vintage pieces have been sourced and restored to create an eclectic mix of old and new. A neutral back ground mixed with a subtle pallet and natural linens creates a peaceful,restful interior and the client's love of art was taken into account when sourcing for the rooms.

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STADSMISSIONEN SCHOOL

Codesign

01 Dec 2011

Architects Codesign have converted a Stockholm warehouse into a school with clusters of recycled-glass classrooms inside a former storage facility, filled with colourful chairs and carpets. To remodel the worn school premises, on a tight budget and a tight time schedule, is nothing new. Doing it together with a visionary client such as Stockholms Stadsmission (a non-profit organization), is a

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EAST OAKLAND SPORTS CENTRE

ELS Architecture

30 Nov 2011

To build a new sports centre in Oakland's Ira Jinkins Park and make fitness and recreation accessible to the low-income Brookfield neighbourhood has been the city's dream for more than 20 years. After San Francisco's 2012 Olympics bid failed in 2002 and dashed plans to build an Olympic training centre on the site, the city collaborated with ELS Architecture and Urban Design to make the project

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