The S-2 Family House is a conceptual proposal for a home in Namyslow, Poland. A departure from typical modernist residential architecture, it is a dark, visually heavy design that contrasts sharply with its natural environment. The design is decidedly masculine and monumental, the dark charcoal color conjuring images of urban industrialism. The overall shape of the S-2 Family house is quite traditional, but its execution is distinctly modern. The walls and roof are blank, shingled planes, punctuated by windows on only one side. The S-2 Family House is an interesting exploration of the juxtaposition of several different styles in a single project. For more information visit Tamizo Architects.
Patterson Associates are arguably New Zealand’s most internationally recognised architects. Andrew Patterson himself has been described as the “virtuosi of New Zealand architecture” by renowned British photographer, writer and style visionary Herbert Ypma. His firm, Patterson Associates Ltd, is the only New Zealand architectural practice to be published in Phaidon’s 10 x 10 book of the world’s best architects.
an international firm with offices in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia,recently presented their design for the National Heart Center in Singapore. This hospital is a part of a larger master plan that will redevelop the country’s General Hospital Outram Campus in a more technologically advanced and environmentally friendly way.
This project is almost a statement of how to accomplish architecture in Latin-america.
The modus operandi is rather based on mistakes than certainties.
The result: a mix, a bastardized design, a fusion, like a crossbreed dog, in Chilean: