Arts and Leisure


Francesco Draisci Studio Ltd

31 May 2011

A bespoke contemporary eternal light feature has been completed for the New North London Synagogue. It is very rare that a spiritual brief drops on the desk of a designer. If then, the ambition is to interpret and synthesize in a contemporary way a key symbol of a religion that is 3000 years old, the task becomes a rather complex challenge. The “NER TAMID” is a feature in all

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DP Architects Pte Ltd

31 May 2011

Be indulged in the world of exploration in this boutique hotel. Converted from an old school, the conserved 4-storey boutique hotel is situated in Little India, a culturally rich enclave in Singapore. The themed hotel draws on the concept of travelling, the desires to explore, while interiors are inspired by the vibrant fabric colors of Little India. A theme on travelling with a

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5468796 Architecture Inc.

30 May 2011

OMS Stage,  Lights Up Winnipeg's Downtown "The Cube" is an open-air performance venue set against the backdrop of historic warehouses in Winnipeg’s Exchange District. The design commission gained through an invited competition, recognizes that the stage typically functions as such during a very limited time season, and questioned what opportunities the venue could provide during the

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Public Arkitekter A/S

24 May 2011

In connection with the extensive renovation and modernisation of the now 100-year-old Copenhagen Central Station, two out of six platforms were extended to continue underneath the station itself. The task was in this low-ceilinged dim area to create an attractive and inviting space in harmony with the large and light platform hall just outside and the huge station hall above. One of the most

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WAN Editorial

13 May 2011

Bringing the world inside: a round-up of Milan Furniture Fair 2011 Thousands of furniture, product and lighting designers set up camp at this year's Milan Furniture Fair to showcase their latest offerings to the world. The 200,000 sq m Rho Fieracomplex was transformed for one week into a vast labyrinth of exhibition stands for this huge, international design event, while a plethora of

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