Jan , But it has also established itself as a hub for new building technologies, home to studios experimenting with floating architecture, robotic construction, wind power, lighting innovation and D printing All this despite having been one of the worst bombed cities during the second world war, when most of the
Jun , Instead of a skirt around the deck, the architects left the structure exposed, showing how the house floats lightly above the gently sloping section But more recently, it s become common for architects to incorporate a floating element as a design feature or to d from the concept by utilizing a large built
Aug , Studio Octopi designs floating swimming pool for Melbourne s Yarra River The desire was to maximise the impact of sunlight while acknowledging the heavy energy consumption notorious with this building type Guilford Aquatics Centre by Bing Thom Architects A major challenge was figuring out how to
Nov , Rectangular voids in the timber decks of this Japanese beauty salon and office building by Hamada Design frame trees that grow from a ground floor bed Openings in these decks create space for a tree that grows up to the level of the first floor and can be looked down on from a roof garden Glass
May , Stuttgart based Steimle Architekten designed the three storey family house across a split level site in Pliezhausen a village kilometres south of house, which is designed on a hexagonal ground plan, said the architects who have completed another house with angular concrete facades in Tübingen.
Jul , J Mayer H has completed a house and office complex in Germany, featuring graphic patterns that extend down from facades to create the impression of Two of the concrete blocks lean together, linking the upper levels and creating a passageway at ground level that connects the street to the courtyard.
Feb , A latticed screen overhangs on the front of the sheltered common room, which features a raised platform and can be used as either a stage or auditorium Community Centre in the Refugee Camp Spinelli Mannheim, Germany by Design build A metre long gridded screen backs this space Another
Jul , Floating Pavilion at Manifesta A timber island, arranged like a fragment of intimate urban space enclosed by five buildings a tower, a tribune, a bar, a sun deck with changing cubicles below, a central pool with cinema screen above, and three generous sets of steps that lead into the lake, said the team.
Jun , We started with a design competition among the students and we didn t pick one winner but a few primary ideas The final result is a bricolage of students ideas, explains Emerson It is really about trying to make the work from stuff around you and use the processes available, like Frank Gehry in the s
To say that this multi platform treehouse comes with multi fun is an understatement It s a treehouse and skate bowl! Can you imagine Built by Foster Huntington and his friends in the Columbia Gorge (Washington State), it was a labor of love And it s really more like a duplex, with two separate buildings joined by a timber
Jul , Von Fitz Design Alternatively, you could close in the space Kids love playrooms, and they love making huts and hiding away This California house which is otherwise lovely There s room for all manner of junk in the boxes, and the stairs have a floating, open feel You hardly notice they re there at all.
Jul , A nice backyard deck is definitely on our wish list and something Don wants to build for us, but since that wasn t happening for a while, I wanted to make a temporary one So last summer, Landon and I pulled four pallets into our backyard, and we pushed them together to make one platform The pallet
Aug , Step by step instructions on how to build and edible rooftop garden to grow your own food and create a sustainable landscape in a small or unused space that may create additional shadows Wind is often stronger at rooftop heights than on ground level and can cause serious damage to plants.
Mar , They come in all shapes and sizes, from traditional looking contemporary homes that just happen to be floating on water to ultramodern houseboat concepts t Technically a house barge, since it can t propel itself from one location to another, this home on the Eilbekkanal in Hamburg, Germany is warm,
Jul , Set the scene for curb appeal or a beautiful backyard detail with this arbor you can inexpensively build yourself Plan the site and the dimensions for the arbor We built a foot long, foot wide Place the side cross piece on the mark and attach it with deck screws once it is centered and level Note The
day ago If all goes according to plan, the farm will deliver gigawatts of power to the Netherlands, United Kingdom, and later Belgium, Germany, and Denmark.
Feb , Hornung and Jacobi architecture, forest, cubic retreat, southern Germany, daylighting, green Built for a couple who likes to entertain, House Hafner benefits from a private plot at the end of a blind alley that allowed the designer to create an open plan space that opens to the verdant outdoors Almost entirely
This Smart House also got the Baufritz Health Building Pass due to its combination of wind power, consumption photovoltaics, advanced fuel cell technology and sustainable environmental design What s really interesting is the use of hydrogen within its Viessmann fuel cell heater this is a first in Germany.
Jul , After four years in Singapore, WAF returns to Europe for It will take place at Arena Berlin, Germany, from to November, in conjunction with the Inside Festival of interior design Dezeen is media partners for both events, and will be at the festival to interview the winners, as well as guests from the
Mar , German architect Florian Busch conceived this Kyoto bar as one continuous space spread over eight levels to make the most of a narrow site in one of the city s Here, the evening evolves as a gradually changing course of events, from aperitif on ground level to digestif on the top overlooking Pontocho
Nov , World Trade Organization, wittfoht architekten Genève, Switzerland, After winning the international architectural design competition, Stuttgart based wittfoht The new building is essentially divided into two sections the base structure at ground level and the glass structure suspended above.
Feb , There will be less space to address if the deck will extend from the ground level story, but the eye will still be d n to that dark (often weedy) slit of earth Whether you want to completely hide this area, create a semiprivate screen or turn it into storage, here are six ideas to help transform what s often a
Sep , BCID, a group of businesses that tax themselves for infrastructure projects, unveiled the initial design concept for Buckhead Park Over GA (for Georgia Another group, called Central Atlanta Progress, last month proposed a similar, more ambitious deck proposal that would cap the city s Downtown
Sep , Atmosphere A two deck floating platform with mostly open sides Dress Code Swimsuit casual Why Go It s the ultimate day trip, ideal with vacationing friends and full of swimming, snorkeling, drinking, eating and relaxing Take a minute boat ride in the morning from Port Denarau and return
Jul , The timber building enables a strong connection between interior and exterior through the accurately positioned openings on ground level Bru by SoHo Architects The double floor height dining area generously connects first and second floor Bru by SoHo Architects The wooden deck between
Jul , I watched from the balcony and saw two bodies on the ground outside of the Saturn media store Then I saw the alleged perpetrator He ran into the mall I saw how he ran on the parking deck He was wearing a pair of dark trousers and a Dark T Shirt and a red backpack In his hand he held a weapon that