Interiors

THE BLACK BOX

Neri&Hu Design and Research Office

09 Jan 2012

The concept of the "Black Box" is the guiding concept behind the architecture - modeled after the "black box" flight data recorder; it is used symbolically to represent the “storage” of conversation, ideas, thinking and research in the creative studio office. The black box also serves the function of protecting that recording in the event of a crash, fire or tragedy, analogous to

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THE OVERLAPPING LAND

Neri&Hu Design and Research Office

09 Jan 2012

For a private residence in Singapore, Shanghai-based architecture firm Neri&Hu Design and Research Office pays homage to the client’s Chinese roots by taking cues from the Siheyuan courtyard house, a vernacular typology found in the northern regions of China. In essence, the courtyard house can be thought of as a spatialization of Chinese notions of domesticity. It expresses the

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PHILIPS HEAD OFFICE

ANDRADE AZEVEDO ARQUITETURA CORPORATIVA

09 Jan 2012

First example of a new workplace concept in Brazil providing employees with high-mobility through shared use of space and technology, and management results. Situated in Alphaville, a metropolitan area of Sao Paulo, the new Phillips Head Office has approximately 8000 sqm divided into four stories with 800 workstations to be shared by 1,000 employees, with no assigned workstation. A mix of

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TOWN HALL HOTEL & APARTMENTS

rare architecture

09 Jan 2012

Details, materials and perceptions guided our designs for the conversion of Town Hall Hotel, an abandoned Grade 2 listed structure, into a 5* Hotel & Serviced Apartments, Conference facilities and a fine dining Restaurant & Bar, that was inaugurated in May 2010. Through the early consideration of scales, the sensitive and holistic design approach preserves the building's features whilst

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THE RADISSON HOTEL

GIL art & design consultants

08 Jan 2012

This Radisson Hotel is located in Liuzhou, near the LiuJiang River of Guangxi Province in China.Geographically, Liuzhou is a city in a region where the vast majority of inhabitants are ethnic minority groups. The exotic and multi-cultural ambience is unique in China. The Principal designer is Ms. Doris Chui of GIL Art & Design Consultants in Hong Kong. The interior design draws much

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