Sep 11, 2009
' Matchbox building
is a 40 unit commercial building with 4.500m2 leasable space. The building will connect to and share facilities with an existing building in Amsterdam North. Conceived of as pre-fabricated units that are stacked one on top of the other. A central atrium garden carves open a space for natural light to filter in, thus allowing maximum use of the site, whereby units can also face inward. '
Aug 24, 2009
' Makoto Tanijiri of Hiroshima architects Suppose Design Office
has completed an installation at the Diesel Denim Gallery Aoyama
in Tokyo, Japan. ' (via Dezeen
Aug 19, 2009
(2009) was commissioned by the SFMOMA Architecture and Design Curator Henry Urbach for the exhibition Sensate: Bodies and Design. The wall, part of a series started with P_Wall (2006)
, is an evolution of the earlier work exploring the self-organization of material under force. Using nylon fabric and wooden dowels as form-work, the weight of the liquid plaster slurry causes the fabric to sag, expand, and wrinkle. '