Interiors

“UNIVERSITÀ” SUBWAY STATION BY KARIM RASHID

Karim Rashid

05 Dec 2011

December 2011 - Naples, the Southern Italian city with the largest historic centre in Europe dating back to the early Roman era, has now celebrated the opening of the new "Università" subway station, featuring vividly colourful, expressive and dynamic interiors conceived by New York-based designer Karim Rashid. M.N. Metropolitana di Napoli commissioned Atelier Mendini, the Italian

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SMALL BATCH COFFEE COMPANY, MYHOTEL

Chalk Architecture Ltd.

05 Dec 2011

Client brief:Make the most of the chance to operate alongside the national boutique hotel brand 'myhotel' and breathe life into a unique site. Combine the core coffee service with: an expanded food offer, syphon bar coffee experience, brewing equipment sales area, and coffee bean roasting and wholesale area. Whilst staying with the spirit of the Small Batch identity, move the look forward and

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"O.A.S.E." MEDICAL LIBRARY

HPP, Hentrich-Petschnigg & Partner

05 Dec 2011

The name evokes longing and although the name Oasis is chiefly a play on words, the architecture of the new medical library of the Heinrich Heine University and the University Clinic in Dusseldorf demonstrates clear similarities with a fertile spot in the desert. Not through its form but through its concept; the brief was to design a space for enthusiastic learning; a place

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SKY ON 57

Joshua Zinder Architecture + Design

05 Dec 2011

Singapore's Sky on 57 sits a breathtaking 57 stories high atop the Marina Bay Sands resort and casino, an anchor amenity of the grand Skypark, visible from the entire city. The new restaurant SKY ON 57 has opened in Marina Bay, Singapore, to international acclaim for its vertigo-inducing location, drop-dead views of the city and Pacific Ocean, stunning interiors and enticing modern Asian cuisine

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QUINTA DA SERRA

Adam Richards Architects

05 Dec 2011

Located in the mountains of southern Portugal, this project is the restoration and conversion of a traditional stone quinta. The intention was to make the spatial sequence of the house an intensified, abstracted distillation of the landscape: chasm, ledge and cave. The footprint of the original ruined farmhouse was used for a new stone, box-like building that forms the heart of the house. New

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