conceived by fenwick iribarren architects, the 40,000-seat venue will be located on a waterfront site in doha, the capital of the middle eastern country.
This place was originally used by the owner’s mother for clothing storage as well as living. Now, as the owner and his work employees were to live here, it needed to transform into a new space. The owner and his(her) mother – 109 years of making movie costumes between the two – started this project in hopes that their history will live on throughout this home.
the design results in generous outdoor space at each level, with a series of four terraces cascading down the rear of the house.
a polished concrete floor, visible architectural installations and used shipping containers are the focus of the common space.
every container is orientated to maximize views across the landscape or to use the topography to provide privacy, depending on their individual use.
on average, the basic off grid box model can produce enough energy and water to meet the needs of an entire rural village in developing countries.
felipe escudero’s mamallacta is an eco-friendly hostal situated in the breathtaking natural landscape of papallacta, ecuador.
felipe escudero’s ‘mamallacta’ is a hotel set at 3,800 meters above sea level located in papallacta, ecuador. the groundbreaking infrastructure is surrounded by a volcanic andean landscape and sits where temperatures are low and humidity is high.
LAD’s container houses are optical devices that aid in observing the landscape.
LAB5 has used the materials that are common in the construction site, and the atmosphere which can be seen in a nordic public building.