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Thursday 10 April, 2014

Coop Himmelb(l)aus House of Music invites orchestras to Aalborg

Austrian firm Coop Himmelb(l)au has completed a major new concert venue and music school in the Danish city of킠Aalborg, which claims to be “one of the quietest spaces for symphonic music in Europe” (+ slideshow).


Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Piano House by NI&Co. Architects offers a secluded spot for making music

Japanese studio NI&Co. Architects has built a small sound-proofed cabin in Nagoya where its owners can retreat to play the piano. Nestled amongst a number of taller buildings in a residential area of the city, Piano House was designed by NI&Co. Architects as a simple structure with a purple brickwork exterior and a timber-lined interior.


Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Paris music school by Basalt Architecture features copper walls and cantilevered studios

Two dance studios at the top of this copper-clad킠music conservatory in Paris by local studio Basalt Architecture project outwards from the facade to capture plenty of natural daylight (+ slideshow).


Monday 23 December, 2013

Silver dome constructed at a Japanese music college

Japanese practice k/o design studio has designed a bulbous silver building that adjoins a red-tiled rectilinear tower at the Senzoku Gakuen College of Music in Kawasaki (+ slideshow).



Friday 02 August, 2013

m.poli by Miguel de Guzmán

Click here to view the embedded video. Spanish architecture photographer Miguel de Guzmán has stepped into video, a new dimension of architectural representation, as we saw a few weeks ago with his video for the Espinar House. 



Thursday 11 April, 2013

101 Bathtub Designs and Ideas

We have all heard the stress filled words “Calgon take me away”. Well you first need a place to relax and surround yourself with the right lighting, music and of course you are going to need a Bathtub! In case you are considering a bathroom overhaul or just replacing the old tub, Furniture Fashion has [...]


Monday 08 April, 2013

101 Bathtub Designs and Ideas

We have all heard the stress filled words “Calgon take me away”. Well you first need a place to relax and surround yourself with the right lighting, music and of course you are going to need a Bathtub! In case you are considering a bathroom overhaul or just replacing the old tub, Furniture Fashion has [...]


Friday 25 January, 2013

Planetario Galileo Galilei Gets Inflatable Headphones

To commemorate the first edition of “Silent Day,” a fabricated holiday by Sony Argentina that celebrated the release of new Sony headphones, the Planetario Galileo Galilei was given headphones in an effort to change the cold and solid appearance of the buildng into a fun, cartoonish personage. Designed by architect Enrique Jan in 1967, some [...]