A skin of brick is all it takes to keep a secret and two worlds exist happily side by side with a public face that cheerfully greets the street while giving nothing away about the world behind.
Sheet metal stairs enveloped in the ribbon form a male side, while the descending ribbon itself counters the former with female delicacy on the other side.
The project is a major renovation of a house built in the 80’s analyzing important characters of the old structure and complementing it with modern details.
The proposal is drawn with elliptical traces which contain the program and maximize the possibilities of local urban law by minimizing the volumetric impact on the site.
The small wooden cabin, big enough for the life of one man, is hidden inside a projected concrete rock.
The architects literally copied Valkosaari island lying in front of Eteläsatama, moved it, rotated it and docked it to the site. A new marina was cut into it.
The dome can be lifted from its base, which doubles as its cap, revealing the pump mechanism.
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The unique display arrangement invites kids to play with a subtly integrated cascading disk run while browsing through the shoes on display.
Large electric sash windows, and the slightly reflective metal façade that appears to be coated with dew, create a sense of visual closeness to the park.
The entire house is divided into seven split levels without partitions and all levels are connected by a staircase situated in the middle of the house.
The windows disappear in an abstract design on a white background that reflects the environment like a chameleon.
The slab is pushed until it breaks then twisted and pushed to create a distortion of the floors, offering multiple terraces accessed from the work areas.
Flamboyant creatures embrace a world where sexual stimulation is emphatically glorified and where primodial instincts elucidate the origins of human desire.
The first phase of the sculptural, 18-storey landmark residential complex is completed and fully occupied.
A conceptual rainbow melody; the colourful cubes which are small gardens seem to dance forming a rhythm.
The (Grey Box) timber cladding to the exterior was a direct homage to the derelict weatherboard cottage that previously sat on the site and the house makes reference to both the original and new building lines that create the streetscape.
A product as simple as possible which could exalt the manufacturing capabilities of the laser cutting joined with the precious handmade assembly and finishing.
In section, the project is a composition of continuous folded structural slabs as well as disconnected hanging surfaces.
When the metal wall is completely open, it turns a flat wall into a complex metal structure like a blooming metal flower, in memory of the punk and R&B culture.