All Projects

CONFIDENTIAL DESIGN STUDIO

Perkins+Will

11 Nov 2011

The new Washington, DC studio of this international design firm transforms and celebrates the way its designers work, positioning the practice for bold future achievements. After extensive visioning with the client, the project team was charged with creating a space that would demonstrate and promote excellence in design, especially collaboration and sustainability. The client's previous

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THE TREE OF LIFE CHAPEL

IMAGO - atelier de engenharia e arquitectura lda

11 Nov 2011

The firm are predisposed to loving all things that involve curving wood, natural light and minimalism, it is not surprising that they fell head over heels in love with this exquisite chapel. It is made with 20 tonnes of unadorned wood and not a single nail or metal fitting. It is called "The Tree of Life Chapel" at St. James Seminary in Braga, Portugal. Built inside the existing seminary, the

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ALEMANYS 5

Anna Noguera, arquitecta

11 Nov 2011

The Alemanys 5 house is situated in the oldest part of Girona's old district. Although it is difficult to determine the age of the building structures, the most important alteration dates from the sixteenth century. The reform has been approached as a search for the most intrinsic characteristics of the original construction, and the building has been freed of additions and recent reforms,

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KUBRICK BOOKSHOP AND MOMA MOVIE CENTRE

One Plus Partnership Limited

11 Nov 2011

The Kubrick Bookshop and MOMA Movie Centre connects people through eye-popping concept. The grey concrete space is filled with green joinery that works as bookshelves, cashier counters and storage which have been developed into randomly arranged cabinets on the ceiling. The colour choice is inspired by the “Five Elements” notion; the green hue represents wood, playing refernce to

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KUBRICK BOOKSHOP AND CAFE

One Plus Partnership Limited

11 Nov 2011

The grey concrete space is filled with green joinery that works as bookshelves, cashier counters and storage which have been developed into randomly arranged cabinets on the ceiling. The colour choice is inspired by the “Five Elements” notion; the green hue represents wood, playing refernce to the material of books - paper. The network of the green cords, and the

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