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IOD Park Thunder Bay

 

Strong visual contrasts between the Iron Ore Dock’s stained exterior, the clear water of Lake Superior and the subtle growth of grasses and plantlife, provide inspiration for the potential transformation of what this domineering structure may become. (Brook McIlroy Urban Design + Planning)

 

 

Standing within the Iron Ore Dock’s belly proves an overwhelming experience; while the stream of light at the structure’s terminus provides magnificent views onto the ‘Sleeping Giant’. (Brook McIlroy Urban Design + Planning)

 

Photos © Mike Lalich
 
One of the 2010 summer exhibitions at Harbourfront Centre on Toronto’s waterfront is an exhibition which investigates how we can re-imagine or re-purpose abandoned, under-utilized industrial spaces and structures to create revitalized landscapes Continue Reading

Camera Obscura


© Abre Etteh
 

We have always been fascinated by light. It has been seen as a symbol of goodness and knowledge.

This experiment is envisaged in a 1950’s, 4 bed roomed, former city council house in Leeds, UK to serve as a place to sleep, work and read.

Two roof lights and a window are fitted with converging lenses on blinds that project the changing textures of the sky unto the muted surfaces of the room.

The vividness of the projection depends on the strength of the light at a certain time of day.
As the sun traces a path across the sky, the different apertures project an image into the room in stark contrast with its flat planes.

This proposal is an attempt to pull the user into the depths of the sky.

This is my dream.

 
これは、英国の若手建築家アブレイ・エテーが自分の小さなアパートをもとにし、「寝る、仕事をする、本を読む」ための空間をケーススタディしたもの。詳細はリンク先にて御覧あれ。
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Cher’s Hawaiian Home

自分の趣味に合わせて家をデザインし、それを不動産物件として売ることが好きなセレブリティと言えば、筆頭に挙がるのはシェールであろう。昨年ハワイ島のフォーシーズンズ・リゾート・フアラライに購入した土地に建てたばかりの家が、この18日のオークション(Concierge Auctions)に於いて872万ドルで落札された。
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