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Juranda House

The house is given structure by steel reinforced concrete cast on site with the slabs in prefabricated concrete remaining visible after construction. All of the brickwork is in ceramic blocks covered with a white render. They opted to put all of the house’s infrastructure on the lowest floor, making use of the nature slope, this…

Compact Work Areas

Spanish design studio Masquespacio have turned a dilapidated Valencia art gallery into an office for a law firm. The 100 square metre office has been divided into compact work areas with full-length glazed walls. The original wooden ceiling beams were restored to complement the wood of the tables, counter and chair legs. The overlapping wooden picture frames…

Hotel Renovation Shows the Tendencies of Contemporary Design

A complete interior renovation for the Singapore hotel Jen Tanglin – carried on by the Hong Kong-based studio BTR workshop shows the tendencies of contemporary design in bold, expressive manner. Inspired by Asian culture and highlighting the Singaporean theme the designers decorated the 565 rooms of the hotel – each with its unique character: with…

Research Laboratory Space Interior by Diamond Schmitt Architects

Diamond Schmitt Architects has designed a research laboratory space for the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) at the MaRS West Tower in Toronto. The project includes new flexible wet and dry laboratories for genomics and informatics research and a statement staircase, by EeStairs, to inspire interaction among staff. “Interconnectivity is at the heart of…

11 Howard Hotel by Space Copenhagen

The newest creation of Studio Space Copenhagen the bold hotel 11 Howard is a beautiful example of contemporary Scandinavian design combined with bound-breaking creative modernism. As the designers admit, they like working with organic materials palette that ages well and gives timeless sensation to the decor composition. Custom-made pieces by Space Copenhagen that are handcrafted…

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