Located in the unpopulated outskirts of Melgaço in northern Portugal, the building combines minimalist modernity with the firm permanence of old stone buildings. Portuguese architect Nuno Brandao Costa built the home into the decaying facade of a rural stone farmhouse, which complements perfectly the rough terrain.
Sophie Deloudi Swimwear 2017 Collection experiments primarily with youthfulness and vitality but also with bohemian spirit and art movements, following, in a way the progression of the most creative years in history: from impressionism and pointillism to cubism and surrealism, honoring the exceptional painter Francis Picabia.
Kazakhstan based architect, Aibek Almasov unifies eco-friendliness, modern design, and nature in his 2013 concept ‘Modern Tree House’. The tactful design is purposed to be constructed around a tree lavishing up 4 floors through the center, allowing you to live first-hand with a tree.
Aquil’s latest work, MIMIC, is a series of new visual experiments using art from the past where he randomly chose six paintings of Pablo Picasso’s work and translated them into shapes to create new 3D pieces.
For Linda Farrow’s first New York City store in SoHo, Studio Giancarlo Valle set out to create an atmosphere of earthy luxury within a compact footprint. Mixing materials such as cast concrete and rough plaster with more polished elements like onyx, brass, and suede results..
No huge green shelf full of brass keys welcomes guests of A Life extraordinary, shows staged by Moooi, in Via Savona 56 spaces at the Salone del Mobile 2017. Each opens one of the fantastic imagery of the hotel rooms that the Dutch brand founded by Marcel Wanders and Casper Vissers has made to present new objects that are added to the already endless collection of mobile furniture and carpets.
The Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club in Miami has been one of the most talked-about openings in recent times. The original Surf Club was founded by tyre tycoon Harvey Firestone in 1930. In its midcentury heyday it was the scene of beach-front misbehavings of the most exclusive sort.
Two show apartments have opened inside Zaha Hadid Architects' 520 West 28th project, nearing completion in New York's Chelsea. With construction work on the 11-storey luxury condo building almost complete, developer Related Companies is hoping to entice buyers to snap up the remaining units.
The private facilities, also designed by the Swiss architects, span 17,000 square feet (1,5880 square metres) across the ninth and 10th floors of the 60-storey building at 56 Leonard Street.Concrete is used predominantly across the two levels, which are connected up a sculptural circular staircase also made from the material.
One of the most satisfying things for an Architect must be when the client presents an opportunity to radically overhaul a building that has been left to decay, giving them the chance to inject much needed love and transform it into a something truly stunning. A great example of this would be MM House by Nicolas Schuybroek Architects, located in the leafy and affluent Chapultepec, Mexico City.