Tag Archives: Architecture

THE ENCHANTING NEST DESIGN CONCEPT

Located within the rural forest of France’s Chateau de Ebaupina lies the design concept of livable treehouse modules called “The Enchanting Nest” by Studio Shanil.  Shanil Riyaz and the design team created this collection of tiered nests amid the surrounding trees and historic castles of southwestern Farnce. This whimsical design is set to bring in tourism to the rural areas including Vibrac, […]

ICELAND VOLCANO MUSEUM

Bee Breeders Architecture Competitions has just announced the winners for their Iceland Volcano Museum design competition.  Located in Northern Iceland, the Volcano Museum is to be placed near Hverfjall volcano in the Dimmuborgir region. The famed volcano has a large, circular crater roughly 140 meters deep and 1,000 meters wide and is estimated to have been created 2500 years ago by a volcanic explosion. The main goal for this […]

DIAMANTEN CABIN

Designed by A38 arkitekter in the winter valley of Oppdal, Norway, the Diamanten Cabin showcases beautiful, stark design among the vastly rural surroundings.   Taken inspiration and named after the Norwegian word for diamond, the icy retreat sits in the Norwegian mountains next to a myriad of other traditional wooden buildings from the 19th-century. However, this architecture is far conventional.   The Diamanten Cabin is “designed as an exercise in the […]

BANG & OLUFSEN BEOGRAM 4000C RECREATED TURNTABLE

Luxury Danish electronics company, Bang & Olufsen, is commemorating their 95th birthday this month with an old-school favorite renovated for the 21st century – The Beogram 4000C Turntable.   Initially released in 1972, the Beograd turntable stunned the audio world with its futuristic look and high-tech design. Now, nearly 50 years since the debut, the Danish company has revamped the luxury urntable favorite […]

ASTON MARTIN SYLVAN ROCK HOUSE

Aston Martin has partnered with S3 Architecture in the newly released design of their first residential estate, Sylvan Rock.   The stunning, modern estate is located in the rural Hudson Valley of Rhinebeck, New York and is the first time that they auto company has designed a private home.   “The estate is ‘a strong marriage of design sensibilities. […]

HENNESSY X FRANK GHERY

Renowned architect Frank Ghery’s mastery of form is still on full display despite scaling down his work for a collaboration with Hennesy XO Cognac. Ghery put together this effort in celebration of the brand’s 150th anniversary. The approach to body and ornamentation that Ghery has displayed in his previous works like the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles is […]