Beautiful mathematics

We all know the Fibonaccis sequence – 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21,… – that is to find also in natural objects like flowers or animals. From there comes also the golden section, the most well proportioned rectangle for the human’s eye. So, when it comes to the idea to create 3D printed sculptures using that mathematical…

White Box

Video of the week Production : TANGRAM co. ltd. Director : Makoto Yabuki Camera : Masashi Sasaki Music : Takaya Murakami “It is a work made as the visual identity of architects office Sturdy Style. Their corporate identity is home creating without stereotype. The architect faces the white box symbolizing a home, and designs harmony…

Flux Chair

Have you ever imagined in folding your own furniture? This new concept of Flux Chair is pretty interesting – it seems like a giant envelope, but it’s a chair. Elegant and straight design. Made of polypropylene a single piece with durable material. Fine design on your living room or on your garden: this must be love.…

The Color in Architecture – 4 of 10 – ORANGE

Welcome to our new series “The Color in Architecture”, which offers examples of buildings, old and new, using one special color. For the fourth episode: Orange! Not only a nice color, but also the official color of ArchiTexts! Click on an image to see the name of the design and of the architect, and scroll…

Dirartecontemporanea2.0

Dirartecontemporanea2.0 ” The exposure a half-length portrait, Which can be sent anywhere, is greater Than That of a statue of a God who has his permanent home in a temple.” ( Walter Benjamin ) Twenty years after his birth ,was 1991,”dirartecontemporanea” by Angelo Marino starts a new project; from physical space becomes immaterial place (“dirartecontemporanea 2.0”…

Video of the week: The Clockmakers / Les horlogers

Video of the week 21 The Clockmakers / Les horlogers Because Architecture is everywhere, everything, here is one video to help us find the inspiration in different types of sources. “In this experimental animated short from Renaud Hallée, we travel inside a mysterious mechanism made up entirely of revolving gearwheels, triangles and lines. In this…

Tianjin Ecocity Ecology and Planning Museums

A meaningless game of forms. It is surprising how easily some studies are aiming to surprise starting from generated forms by empty premises, which have little to do with the spaciousness and utility of the architecture. The design is intended Steven Holl Architects, starting from two complementary figures: a cube that is hollowed on several…

Video of the week: 3LHD Hotel Lone

Video of the week 11 Hotel Lone, Rovinj, Croatia by 3LHD Architects “Hotel Lone, the first design hotel in Croatia, is situated in Rovinj’s most attractive tourist zone, in a unique and protected region of the Monte Mulini forest. Created by a team of renowned Croatian creatives and comprised of a new generation of architects,…

Granja Mixer

The mixer Granja (which means “farm” in portuguese) is maybe the key to the funiest way to beat eggs. It was developed from three notions, that could be purposely inserted in the daily life of any person:

Bon in Moscow

The Bon restaurant in Moscow – 4/4 Yakimanskaya Nab., Bldg 1 – is seen by the press as the temple of any imaginable excess. Its designer himself, the master of style Philippe Starck, describe it as “dark shrine to the Moscow excesses of sex, violence and food”. The atmosphere is almost the same as in many…