Imagine having your own little loft home transported to any site you want by helicopter. LoftCube by Werner Aisslinger is a prefab module designed for those who want to take their home with them wherever they go, or for anyone who wants a simple sustainable temporary home.
Archives for July 2012
The CitizenM Hotel located at London Bankside is a chic boutique hotel with stylish modern British theme. The hotel is close to the Tate Modern Museum and Millennium Bridge.
Ideal for travellers looking for affordable luxury, the interior design of CitizenM London has a retro modern look.
The BMW Olympic Pavilion in London, England floats on the Waterworks River against the Olympic Stadium and Aquatics centre at the Olympic Park. As the Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Pavilion exhibits the BMW fleet for the Games as well as prototype models for the future. British firm Serie Architects designed the Pavilion which uses water from the river, which is filtered, to cool the building as it flows down the sides of the glass.
This luxury loft located in the Nolita neighbourhood in Manhattan, New York is a renovation of an historical building. Designed by Minimal USA, the penthouse loft was once used as a carriage factory.
This private Mediterranean style gated estate on Oak Pass Road in Beverly Hills, California is set on 2 acres of magical surroundings. The beautiful park-like grounds with a lagoon style waterfall swimming pool and a grotto spa is ideal for anyone looking for a magical hideaway.
Designed to accommodate three generations and to create outdoor spaces to be used as outdoor rooms, this modern residence in Bangalore, India has an open minimalist design that supports a wide variety of functions. The courtyards also serves as gathering areas or sleeping spaces during the summer.
Engawa House is a beautiful contemporary family home located on the shores of Lake Washington in Seattle, Washington. Designed by Sullivan Conrad Architects, the property evokes the spirit of ‘engawa’ in the Japanese house, connecting the house inside to the garden outside.
The 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England required the construction of a mini-city within a city. The compact design allows most of the sporting venues and the athletes’ village to be within walking distance of one another.
The Olympic Athletes’ Village comprises of 11 apartment blocks with 2,818 apartments to accommodate the 16,000 athletes and officials who stay there during the Games.
After the Olympics, the apartments will provide affordable housing for Londoners.