Baukunst

School canopy . Molenbeek


Baukunst . photos: © Arnout Fonck


Park McArthur

Blue Snowflake Commode


Lars Friedrich . + Contemporary Art Daily

This is an exhibition of loading dock rubber bumpers and old pajama bottoms. These materials offer maximum impact absorption and cushioning--what is called passive vibration isolation. They virtually eliminate vehicular and building damage.


David Chipperfield Architects

Fayland House . Buckinghamshire


David Chipperfield Architects

This family house is located on a large plot in the Chiltern Hills between the villages of Skirmett and Hambleden. The Chilterns are part of the system of chalk downs that run through eastern and southern England with over twenty per cent covered by woodland, making it one of the most heavily wooded areas in the country. It has been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty since 1965.


Office KGDVS

temporary pavilion on the Rooseveltplaats . Antwerp


OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen

OFFICE won some months ago the competition for a temporary information pavilion on the Rooseveltplaats in Antwerp. The proposal is a tower constructed from steel sheet piling, its window openings cut out with blowtorches. Inside visitors will find information on the ongoing construction works on the Operaplein and Rooseveltplaats. The balcony on the central floor gives an overview of the changing city environment.


OMA

Prince Bay . Shenzhen


OMA . + pgive

Located in Shenzhen, Shekou was one of the pilot development areas during the first wave of China's economic reform. Since then, Prince Bay has become an entry port into mainland China from Hong Kong, Macao and Zhuhai. Facing the recent developments in the neighboring Shekou Logistics Port, Sea World, Houhai and Qianhai, Prince Bay is seeking to reposition itself as a vibrant and interconnected destination within Shekou.