Posts tagged with ‘Architecture’
Architectural Sculptures - Chisel & Mouse
Check out this interview featured on All Things Considered today on NPR with 2013 Pritzker Prize winner Toyo Ito. The article associated with the sound bite also includes images of Mr. Ito’s designs.
Biblioteca Jose Vasconcelos
For many years Mexican architecture has brought much to the design table. Alberto Kalach is one of the individuals that has contributed to this notion. The architect, who was born in 1960 and received his degree from Ibero University, has designed the unusual Biblioteca Jose Vasconcelos that stands tall in Mexico City.
Besides featuring a unique modern design, a botanical garden is attached to the building, providing an unusually beautiful experience of looking through books.
See more pictures of this library here.
House SH Hiroshi Nakamura
This simple house designed by Hiroshi Nakamura, has a big ‘bump’ in a living room wall giving it a unique look, a multipurpose surface on the inside and a nickname: the “Pregnant House”.