Daily Archives: November 6, 2019

Architecture

Skylights and voids convey daylight into prolonged Brooklyn row home

Netted balustrades, a tiled studio-cum-playroom and roof lights all characteristic on this renovated and prolonged Brooklyn dwelling, designed by VonDalwig Structure. The native agency overhauled the three-storey household residence within the borough’s Park Slope neighbourhood. The Prolonged Townhouse is lengthy and slender, measuring 19.5 ...
Architecture

Fumihiko Sano Studio creates cedar-lined chocolate cafe in Kyoto

Fumihiko Sano Studio has created a cafe and store for San Francisco chocolatier Dandelion Chocolate, which occupies a century-old home in Kyoto, Japan. Dandelion Chocolate is a small-batch bean-to-bar craft chocolate maker from San Francisco that has cafes dotted throughout the US and Japan. The model’s ...
Architecture

Home of Many Vaults “kneels down” in the direction of ...

LEFT Architects has constructed a home with a large vaulted roof within the mountains of the village Niha that’s designed to kneel all the way down to one among Lebanon’s most visited spiritual websites. Aptly named Home of Many Vaults, it’s distinguished by its sweeping roof ...
Architecture

Foster + Companions restores “iconic” glass Apple Fifth Avenue

Apple’s glass Fifth Avenue retailer in New York Metropolis has reopened to the general public following a renovation by Foster + Companions that added a spiral staircase, skylights and public plaza. Apple Fifth Avenue is an underground Apple Retailer in Manhattan, nestled under a ...
Architecture

Klopf Structure updates mid-century Eichler dwelling in Silicon Valley

American studio Klopf Structure has overhauled a low-slung, plywood-clad dwelling in northern California, which was constructed by visionary developer Joseph Eichler following the second world struggle. The venture, known as the Palo Alto Eichler Transform, entailed updating a four-bedroom residence within the Silicon Valley city of Palo ...