Articles on Geometric

Alliance-1892 Brandy Distillery Museum & Warehouse by Totement/Paper. Photos Gleb Leonov
 

Totement/Paper communicates a partnership of dancing forms

CHERNYAKHOVSK – The warehouse of a brandy distillery is able to accommodate meetings and receptions, as well as incorporating a small museum, tasting room and viewing platform.

Lane 189 by UNStudio. Photos Hufton + Crow / Eric Jap (lead image)
 

UNStudio fabricates a patterned façade of tessellated diamonds

SHANGHAI – More of a commercial destination than a conventional shopping mall, Lane 189 makes a deeper connection between brands and the young professionals in the area.

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Offices by Brenac & Gonzalez. Photos Sergio Grazia / Stefan Tuchila
 

Brenac & Gonzalez et Associés personifies three urban objects with a strong identity

PARIS – Three metallic offices adhere to an underlying theme, with elevations clad in repeated patterns of aluminium and stainless steel.

Vendsyssel Theatre by Schmidt Hammer Lassen. Photos Adam Mørk
 

Schmidt Hammer Lassen's composition of cubes opens visual connections

HJØRRING – Vendsyssel Theatre is already famous as ‘Denmark’s first newly-built theatre in over a century (outside of Copenhagen).'

Solar Egg by Bigert & Bergström. Photos Jean-Baptiste Béranger
 

Bigert & Bergström's golden egg symbolises a change of seasons

KIRUNA – An egg-shaped sauna is making an impression on the local people of Sweden's northern-most town.

The new addition continues the roof and plinth levels of the existing volume into more dramatic cantilevering.
 

Localarchitecture transforms an Ivorian villa into a new home for a Swiss embassy

ABIDJAN – A Lausanne-based firm contributes to the Côte d'Ivoire's post-colonial modernist architecture with a new Swiss embassy.

Reclaimed barn wood serves as the building’s primary material, lending a rustic charm.
 

Skylab Architecture's mountain lodge elevates the forum

UTAH – A community centre anticipates an entire mountain village for the entrepreneurial elite.

Underwood Pavilion is composed of fifty-six light-weight modules.
 

Underwood Pavilion by Gernot Riether and Andrew Wit

MUNCIE – A digital design-build studio created this traveling pavilion using parametrically designed tensegrity modules.

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The structure is the centrepiece of the world conference on digital fabrication held in Barcelona.
 

Endesa World Fab Condenser by Margen-Lab

BARCELONA – This pavilion in Barcelona shows architects applying digital design tools within a sustainable paradigm.

The gate at one of the main entrances to Frankfurt’s expansive exhibition grounds.
 

Frankfurt Trade Fair Northern Gate by Ingo Schrader

FRANKFURT – The northern entrance to Frankfurt Trade Fair receives a new pavilion with an impressive elliptical roof.

The main feature of the new structure is its laminated-wood canopy.
 

Festival Hall by Ackermann + Raff

NECKARTAILFINGEN – The new village festival hall in Neckartailfingen redirects public life towards the riverfront.

'The corner makes you feel you’re at the end of the world, where no one can go any further,’ Nakamura says.
 

Eastern Design Office's apartments sit at a fork in the road

SHIGA – Geometrical forms are the crux of an apartment building in Shiga, Japan, where the triangular structure is comprised of square shapes.