Drink Like an Architect: Match Cocktails to Wonderful Buildings

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Kosmos Architects, a Swiss based firm, incorporated iconic buildings throughout the world with some classical cocktails. For instance they saw the resemblance of Villa Malaparte, a very well known house also featured in Architecture in Cinema. What is the resemblance? They are both pink, they are both Italian, the house is on a rock while cocktail is served on the rocks.

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Restaurant ‘THE JANE’ Antwerp – Converted Church

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Award-winning design practice Piet Boon took over this chapel which was a former military hospital, in a mythical part of Antwerp, and chose to restore only the highly necessary in the chapel to preserve the rest.

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Triple V Gallery

Triple V Gallery
Ministry of Design (MOD) designed Vanke Triple V Gallery in Dong Jiang Bay, Tianjin, China. The architect say the client’s program called for 3 main spaces: a tourist information center, a show gallery & a lounge for sales discussion. Requiring their own entrances, the tourist center and the show gallery had to be orientated towards separate existing pedestrian pathways and also operated independently.

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Sentosa House, Sentosa Island, Singapore

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This house was designed by Nicholas Burns Associates, an australian and singaporean firm. The imposing stance of the installation resides in Sentosa Island, a resort island visited by twenty million people a year. The faceade of the house, having as dominat material the wood, meets the external surrondings wich is mostly tall trees.

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The Drum House by Aamer Architects

The Drum House by Aamer Architects
Aamer Architects has designed The Drum House in Singapore. The architects says the breezy rooftop open terraces are shaded by a mono-pitched wing-roof and connected to a sunken deck which is surrounded by water & garden on the roof of the ‘drum’.

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Lucid Stead Installation, a Mirror Cabin by Phillip K Smith III

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This architectural art installation is called Lucid Stead, and it was designed by Phillip K. Smith III. The project is located in the desert, in Joshua Tree National Park, California.

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Underwater Hotel Room at Manta Resort

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The project was designed by Swedish designer Mikael Genberg, the head of the Genberg Underwater Hotels. It’s a special architectural island, drifting near the coast of East Africa.

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Trübel by L3P Architekten

Trübel by L3P Architekten

This modern residential house designed in 2014 by L3P Architekten is situated in Dielsdorf, Switzerland.

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Chevy Chase Home by Meditch Murphey Architects

Chevy Chase Home by Meditch Murphey Architects

Designed in 2012 by Meditch Murphey Architects, this modern single family residence is located in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.

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Fitzroy Park House by Stanton Williams

Fitzroy Park House by Stanton Williams

Modern two-storey residence designed by Stanton Williams located in Fitzroy Park, London, United Kingdom.

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Compact House by Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti

Compact House by Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti

Situated in Slovenian the region of Karst, this compact concrete house was designed in 2014 by Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti.

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Potrero Hill House by Noz as a Service

Potrero Hill House by Noz as a Service

This contemporary single family residence is situated in San Francisco’s Neighborhood of Potrero Hill. It was designed by Noz Nozawa of Noz as a Service.

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Unbelievable logistic center for Santa Claus

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Romanian entry wins architectural ideas competition for Santa Claus logistics centre.

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Chez Noz by Noz as a Service

Chez Noz by Noz as a Service

Chez Noz is the Designer’s cozy dark-walled flat located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco, California, United States.

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S Residence by So1architect

S Residence by So1architect

This modern two-storey residence designed in 2013 by So1architect is located in the Japanese city of Nishinomiya.

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