Berlin Pump Station Transformed
BY Ani Tzenkova / Mar 28 11 @ 8:43 AM
What an impressive space! Former Berlin pump station was transformed into gallery,studio and residential building by German architecture firm Nils Wenken. I always love the contrast between white walls and black floors. I would love to see this place dressed – what a great project that is!
TrendOffice: The Hub [Madrid]
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 27 11 @ 11:49 AM
In TrendOffice today, here is another garage transformed into an office, or offices I should say. Since The Hub is a company offering inspired places for meeting, working, innovating, learning and connecting. For their Headquarters in Madrid, architectural firm ch+qs arquitectos renovated this
TrendHome: Printing Factory Loft [Barcelona]
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 20 11 @ 10:26 AM
Not a typical Spanish interior design here in this Barcelona loft. Today’s TrendHome is an old printing factory turned into industrial American style loft. The 8,600 Sq ft, two story space was designed by Barcelona-based MINIM, with the assignment to turn it into a
· ARCHITECTURE ·Juvet Landscape Hotel [Norway]
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 15 11 @ 10:39 AM
If you are tired of the city and want to disconnect – back to nature where you can only hear the sounds of the river and the birds singing – then you should book a flight to Norway! Located in Gudbrandsjuvet, the Juvet Landscape Hotel sounds like an great retreat vacation for nature lovers.
Ricardo Bofill Converted Cement Factory
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 08 11 @ 10:30 AM
I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything like this. In 1973 one of the biggest European architect Ricardo Bofill discovered a cement factory, part of an industrial complex from the turn of the century, comprising over 30 silos, underground galleries and huge engine rooms. He decided to transform it into
TrendOffice: Onesize Office [Amsterdam]
BY Cyril Foiret / Mar 06 11 @ 10:08 AM
Today’s TrendOffice is the new office of Amsterdam based creative studio Onesize designed by Origins Architecture. In the middle of a spacious, industrial warehouse, an intriguing wooden object houses the studio’s meeting room and two dark rooms for film projection.
TrendHome: St-Hubert Residence [Montreal]
BY Cyril Foiret / Feb 14 11 @ 11:39 AM
Today’s TrendHome is in Montreal. The St-Hubert residence was completed by architecture firm naturehumaine. For this project the city forbid to construct higher than the existing roof membrane and the presence of rock 4 feet into the ground made the construction of a basement very costly. With these limitations,