Archive for the ‘exhibit design’ category

Design Diorama by Studio Makkink & Bey at London Design Biennale 2016, London – UK

September 9th, 2016

The installation comprises a space filled with blue foam copies of objects by former studio employees, freelancers and interns as well as products and artifacts from various other designers, artists and architects.

Wish Machine installation by Autoban at London Design Biennale 2016, London – UK

September 9th, 2016

The capsules are first sucked around a section of pipework laid out in a hexagonal outline and surrounded by mirrors, and then out of the room to an unknown destination.

Wooden promenade by Compagnie des Rues, Paris – France

September 7th, 2016

The concept here was simple: to offer a completely new experience of the city only a few meters above the familiar ground plane.

Labyrinth installation at the National Building Museum by Bjarke Ingels Group, Washington DC

September 6th, 2016

The maze’s straightforward concept is clearly put forward by the studio’s founder architect Bjarke Ingels: ‘As you travel deeper into a maze, your path typically becomes more convoluted. What if we invert this scenario and create a panopticon that brings clarity and visual understanding upon reaching the heart of the labyrinth?’

New Wings at The Asian Civilizations Museum by GreenhilLi, Singapore

September 5th, 2016

The new extensions are realised through surmounting many technical challenges. The extensions are sited within existing courtyards adjacent to the heritage building, and above basements that accommodate public spaces and service plant. Light steel structures with long spans were proposed to minimise impact on the existing building and infrastructure.

Grey Container by C.DD, Foshan – China

August 31st, 2016

The visual effect delivered by the grey industry-style is highly matched with the theme of refitted vehicles.

Museum for International Center of Photography by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Manhattan – New York

August 30th, 2016

The International Center of Photography (ICP) is a leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture. It formerly was housed in a two-storey space in Midtown Manhattan. Its new home is located at the base of a residential building in the Lower East Side – a formerly rundown district that has gentrified in recent decades.

BMW museum by Crossboundaries, Beijing – China

August 29th, 2016

These banners can be lowered to double as projection screens. Pieces of red fabric have also been suspended from the ceiling and arranged to look like typical Chinese architectural gates. These welcome visitors into the main exhibition space.

Gaggenau ‘333 years in the making’ booth at EuroCucina 2016 by einszu33, Milan – Italy

August 26th, 2016

Visitors are taken on a historical journey along the brand’s heritage wall. Gaggenau’s evolution is illustrated, from skilled craftsmanship in the forge to engineering perfection in the private kitchen.

A Column is a System exhibition, USA, Mexico, Canada

August 25th, 2016

‘Una Columna es un Sistema’ (A Column is a System) takes place simultaneously in two countries: Mexico and Argentina. Monoambiente gallery, in Buenos Aires, hosts the first part of this exhibition.

Saleh Barakat Gallery by LEFT, Beirut – Lebanon

August 24th, 2016

The cascading nature allows visual continuity between upper and lower levels, and daylight to pierce its way down to the basement.

Iran national pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Venice – Italy

August 22nd, 2016

The pavilion is designed based on a representation of urban schemata of buildings in a reverse order stretched from the ceiling to the walls and parts of the floor. The form is chosen in order to manifest the reverse process of reviving these residential areas and neighborhoods.

Coca-Cola pavilion by Atelier Marko Brajovic, Rio de Janeiro – Brasil

August 16th, 2016

The visual effect of movement is enhanced by lightning system programmed to react on different events as concerts, games and other brand activations. The main installation as well organize and introduce the public into the interactive installations as photo in 360 degrees, real-time dance game, a gallery, concert stage… and entrance to the store.

Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo by Jan Fabre, Den Bosch – Netherlands

August 16th, 2016

Jan Fabre creates life-sized mosaics made of iridescent jewel beetle wing cases. The series entitled Tribute to Hieronymus Bosch in Congo links Bosch’ imagery full of strange and monstrous terrors to the colonial history of Belgian Congo.

Rimini Rimini installation by Giulio Iacchetti / Internoitaliano, Munich – Germany

August 15th, 2016

Escala Entramada – Wireframe Plot installation by TACADI, Buenos Aires – Argentina

August 9th, 2016

Using a generic module (2” wooden bars) as ruling element, different combinations and junction systems were generated. The main objective was to find a strong and simple junction system that could solve the mooring point of three bars.

Our Spectral Vision installation at Natural History museum by Liz West, London – UK

August 9th, 2016

By replicating the diversion of white light through large-scale prisms, West allows pure saturated colour to drench the room. Humans see seven parts of the colour spectrum, some animals see more, some see less.

Green Air installation at CAM Saint Louis by Nomad Studio, Saint Louis – Missouri

August 4th, 2016

For the second act, the space has been modeled as a negative of the floating green carpet. What was hidden is now exposed and hovering overhead. The space has been inverted, as well as the intention.

Dutch Design Week 2016, Eindhoven – Netherlands

August 3rd, 2016

Dutch Design Week 2016, Eindhoven – Netherlands

Landscape as architecture exhibition by João Gomes da Silva and Paulo David, Santa Maria de Belém – Portugal

August 1st, 2016

The projects presented do not follow any chronological principle, but appear here because they develop themes that bring us closer to understanding the possible relationship between architecture and landscape proposed by the work of the two architects.