Posts tagged "architecture"
Storytelling instead of vision in future homes

Storytelling instead of vision in future homes

Annedal 2012 – the housing exhibition in Stockholm, once a dull industrial area that has been transformed in to a completely new neighborhood for 5000 new inhabitants – has recently closed the gates. Interior by Anders Jakobsen (LagomBra) for Stockholmshem An expo as this, is obviously a rare opportunity for the “crème de la crème” of the greatest...
Widlund vacation house on Öland

Widlund vacation house on Öland

The Widlund vacation house by Swedish architects Claesson Koivisto Rune is like a funnel of light, space and sea views. The location is the west coast of the Baltic island of Öland. The white concrete box is “corsetted” in the middle, creating slightly sheared wall and roof angles. This gives the house both its direction...
Acne Studio in Paris by BozarthFornell

Acne Studio in Paris by BozarthFornell

Swedish architect Andreas Fornell from BozarthFornell has designed the new Studio in Paris for fashion house and creative collective  Acne. The studio is situated in a former metal shop built as a garage in the old Marais area of Paris. ACNE’s second Parisian Store at 3 Rue Froissart combines raw industrial rough industrial walls of this...
An open house as platform for art and design

An open house as platform for art and design

Studio Job has purchased and reconstructucted a villa by one of Gerrit Rietveld’s pupils, the architect D.L. Sterenberg. Sterenberg, strongly influenced by his master, designed this characteristic modernist villa with a flat roof, a highly functional and cost-efficient design. The villa is located in the quite village of Bergeyk, near Eindhoven. For years Studio Job...
Geist restaurant by SPACE

Geist restaurant by SPACE

Copenhagen based multidisciplinary design studio SPACE has just finished their restaurant project Geist, which is the brain-child of Michelin starred chef Bo Bech. SPACE worked closely with the chef to make sure that the interior design of the restaurant reflected the relaxed nature of the cuisine, whilst capturing the wild and flamboyant universe of Bo...
A church built of recycled materials

A church built of recycled materials

The new Tureberg Church is situated in Sollentuna just outside Stockholm. Architect Helena Tallius Myhrman from Tallius Myhrman Architects wanted to do the Tureberg Church bold yet timeless. It’s a modern concrete church with sustainability in mind. Most of the equipment in the round church is made of recycled materials. To the altar, baptismal font...
Tham & Videgård wins competition for a new landmark and observation tower

Tham & Videgård wins competition for a new landmark and observation tower

Swedish architects Tham & Videgård has just been reported as winners in a competition for a new landmark and observation tower for the new urban development Barkarbystaden, west of Stockholm. The tower is based on the principle of a double helix spiral, and stands out with a straight forward geometry, but also remains intriguing with...
LIVING, Frontiers of Architecture

LIVING, Frontiers of Architecture

The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art north of Copenhagen is organizing the exhibition LIVING, Frontiers of Architecture, an exhibition focussing on the cross relation between art and architecture. The main question for the exhibition is: How does the good life look today? Arne Quinze was invited to participate in this exhibition and he has built...
Old and new by Ilse Crawford

Old and new by Ilse Crawford

British designer and creative director Ilse Crawford has made a nice transformation of a historic Georgian building in Somerset, England. It’s in her now classic tradition of joining old and new, modern and emotional design. We have been lucky to interact with Ilse a couple of times and her vision of the cool head and...
A digest of modern architecture exclusively for iPad

A digest of modern architecture exclusively for iPad

Edition29 ARCHITECTURE is one of the top 10 newspaper and magazines apps sold on Apple iPad in 2010, along with other publications such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Wired Magazine, as recently reported by the Financial Post. The 5th Issue of Edition29 Architecture is the biggest one so far with over...