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31
Mar

One of my favorite works of Zaha Hadid Architects |Nordpark Railway Station| 

Nordpark railway stations, is a series of four stations that takes on a similar approach in there form. These stations are located on the northern chain of mountains in Innsbruck. The architect on this project is the famous Zaha Hadid Architects, who are known for their fluid parametric approach to design. Courtesy of Zaha Hadid Architects …

Source: Nordpark Railway Station | Zaha Hadid Architects – Arch2O.com

31
Mar

RIP in Zaha Hadid… your contribution to architecture will live on for many lifetimes.

World-renowned British architect whose designs include the London Olympic Aquatic Centre has died

Source: ‘Queen of the curve’ Zaha Hadid dies aged 65 from heart attack

 

12
Mar

The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy 1.0 by SOM

Image © SOM SOM has created a 3D-printed structure that generates its own power and shares energy with a companion vehicle, providing a model for off-grid

Source: The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy 1.0 by SOM

 

11
Mar

AIA ilookup

What do you see when you look up? Join the AIA and the #ilookup community and share what you see when you look up.

Source: AIA ilookup

08
Mar

KIEFER METALLBAU | KINETIC FACADE

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These façades change continuously; each day, each hour shows a new “face” – the façade is turning into a dynamic sculpture.

 

 

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02
Mar

Unique Restaurant in Hong Kong

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This building is made by the design Studio Autoban. Autoban is based in Istanbul and specializes in architecture, interior and product design. 208 Duecento Otto is their first overseas project, which has received numerous design awards. This fancy Italian restaurant with a New York style menu, is based in Hong Kong. It compinew Western and Eastern aesthetics.

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Uppon approach, visitors are met by a two story restaurant and bar, clad in stirkling iron facade. Ceramic tiles, leather bar stools are chosen to give off a rustic and an urban New York to give off a rustic and an urban New York feeling. The white marble counters and lavish use off warm walnut tables and paneling.

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29
Feb

The moon landed on Earth|Crescent Tower, Dubai

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This amazing building actually includes a childrens’ library, a huge conference hall, a luxurious restaurant, a lot of small cafes and an observation deck at the top.

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29
Feb

Gugenheim Bilbao Museum

The facade installation covers two buildings in holographic panels whic are sifting color once laser are reflected off it.

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It’s amazing… It looks like an ivisible light of pyrotechnics.

28
Feb

Bloomframe® – YouTube

The glass balcony redefined and integrated into the glass facade. An innovative solution for saving space and creating an outdoor space for city dwellers. A true facade engineering challenge.

27
Feb

Zero House by Makridis 

An original concept by Makridis & Associates for a domicile with net zero energy consumption. Prefabricated construction with passive house materials and the integration of solar panels provide a solution for a sustainable zero energy consuming home. These will be the homes of the future.