Soumaya opened to the public on March 29, 2011 after four years of development.
Anders Warming, Head of MINI Design, outlines the past and the future of MINI in an impressive installation presented as part of the Fuori Salone 2011 in Milan.
An arrangement of several solids in order to attenuate the overall mass.
An alien monolith floats above Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen housing legendary automotive icons.
This building hosts two dwelling units, but lacks of house scale. It uses the abstraction of the traditional dwelling elements to mislead the visitor and to attract his attention to the environment.
A unique tower that defies conventional high-rise design strategies. A second skin wraps the building, adding an enigmatic depth to the facade, as if the tower were a porous white monolith landed in the landscape.
A residence combining two volumes of opposite qualities.
A ‘travelling’ exhibition forming a net of vertical and horizontal prisms captured by the camera of photographer Joao Morgado.
A new model relationship between the building and its natural environment.
A dialogue between the meticulously restored historical backdrop and the modern function.
Small mobile modules and small dodecahedrons in clusters tweak and reorganise the public spaces.
Located in a nineteenth century theatre, La GAITE LYRIQUE is dedicated to the arts and music of the digital era.
The house was designed around the concept of maximizing the feeling of spaciousness.
The construction alludes to how man relates to nature.
Inspired by the finger print.
The staircase as a compressed spatial motion element of a former free field.
A bathroom where mutually alternating fragmentary mirror surfaces and lighting fixtures form a jigsaw puzzle of an image and a reflection.
This is a work about memory and objects; about things which are no longer there.