Archivo de la etiqueta: BIG

First Look Inside BIG’s W57 Manhattan Pyramid

Two months after topping out, Field Condition has published a photographic tour through BIG’s first New York project, W57. A “courtscraper,” as the Danish practice affectionately calls it, the 32-story, 709-unit tower is a hybrid of the European courtyard block and New… Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Architecture News, Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en First Look Inside BIG’s W57 Manhattan Pyramid

Refugi Lieptgas / Architektin AAM

Architects: Architektin AAM
Location: Flims, Lieptgas, 7018 Flims, Switzerland
Architect In Charge: Selina Walder, Georg Nickisch
Year: 2012
Photographs: Gaudenz Danuser, Ralph Feiner, Nuw

Execution: Selina Walder / Georg Nickisch
Engineer: Reto Walder
Client: Guido Casty, Flims

From the architect.…
Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en Refugi Lieptgas / Architektin AAM

Architecture Documentaries To Watch In 2015

Following our top 40 Architecture Docs to Watch in 2014 and our favourite 30 Architecture Docs to Watch in 2013…, 2015 is no exception! Our latest round up continues to feature a fantastic range of films and documentaries telling the Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en Architecture Documentaries To Watch In 2015

The Cloud / a21studio

Architects: a21studio
Location: Natural Heritage Area Trang, Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam
Area: 126.0 sqm
Year: 2015
Photographs: Courtesy of a21studio

From the architect.… “The Cloud” is a small restaurant with a capacity of 60 guests, located on the top of Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en The Cloud / a21studio

“A Truman Show-Style Nightmare”: Critics React to BIG and Heatherwick’s Designs for Google

In their designs for Google’s new headquarters, released last week amid much excitement, Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Heatherwick have taken cues from the utopian visions of the past to create a radical solution for the sprawling tech campus in Mountain View, California.… Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Architecture News, Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en “A Truman Show-Style Nightmare”: Critics React to BIG and Heatherwick’s Designs for Google

Video: Architect Rob Quigley on the 35-Year Struggle to Build the San Diego Library

“Big things don’t happen overnight,” says architect Rob Quigley, speaking to Breadtruck Films, “and civic buildings certainly don’t happen overnight.” The words ring true in the context of Quigley’s San Diego New Central Library, which opened in 2013 following a protracted 17… Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en Video: Architect Rob Quigley on the 35-Year Struggle to Build the San Diego Library

See BIG & Heatherwick’s Design for Google’s California Headquarters

Images have been unveiled of BIG and Heatherwick Studio’s design for Google’s Mountain View headquarters. The plan, submitted to city council today, proposes to redevelop and expand the company’s home office with a series of lightweight canopy-like structures organized within a… Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Architecture News, Noticias | Etiquetado , , , , , , , , , , | Comentarios desactivados en See BIG & Heatherwick’s Design for Google’s California Headquarters

BIG’s “Unconventional” Uppsala Power Plant to Host Summer Festivals

The city of Uppsala has invited BIG to design a biomass cogeneration plant that would offset its peak energy loads throughout the fall, winter and spring. Home to Scandinavia’s oldest university and landmark Uppsala cathedral, the plant’s biggest challenge is to respect the… Sigue leyendo

Publicado en Noticias | Etiquetado , , , | Comentarios desactivados en BIG’s “Unconventional” Uppsala Power Plant to Host Summer Festivals