Showing posts with label Heritage. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Heritage. Show all posts

Monday, January 27, 2020

Celebrating layers of history via hospitality

Compiled by Team IAnD
Photography: José Hevia; courtesy the architects
Read Time: 3 mins
"can bordoy OHLAB indiaartndesign"

The architectural resuscitation of the Can Bordoy in Palma de Mallorca by OHLAB respectfully intervenes with the existing architectural crossbreeding, maintaining the traces of the past without any allusions to a lost glory…

Saturday, October 12, 2019

NYC’s MoMA gets an experiential upgrade!

By Ar. Vinita Wagh
Photography: Iwan Baan & Brett Beyer; courtesy DS+R
Read Time: 2 mins 30 secs
"MoMA Diller Scofidio+Renfro gensler indiaartndesign"
Museum of Modern Art, New York

Diller Scofidio+Renfro and Gensler undertake the renovation and expansion of New York’s Museum of Modern Art, presenting the museum as an experiential laboratory for all visual arts across our time.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

The value of restraint!

Compiled by Team IAnD
Photography: Marc Goodwin, Xia Zhi; courtesy v2com
Read Time: 3 mins
"Wuyuan Skywells hotel anySCALE architecture design studio indiaartndesign"

anySCALE Architecture Design studio restores, conserves and readapts a 300-year-old Huizhou-style property deep in East China’s Jiangxi Province with a sensitivity that blends the grace of ancient China with the luxury of a 21st-century hotel.  

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Sensitivity of ceramics enveloped in contrasts!

By Annie Aggarwal
Photography: Ewout Huibers; courtesy i29 interior architects
Read Time: 2 mins
"princesshof ceramics museum i29 interior architects indiaartndesign"

Interior architects, i29 curate a brand-new experience of the Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics located in the European Capital of Culture, Leeuwarden.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Romanticism at its best!

Compiled by Team IAnD
Photography:  Haiting Sun; courtesy v2com
Read Time: 2 mins
"sanbaopeng art museum DL atelier indiaartndesign"

This collection of porcelain art in Jingdezhen, the porcelain capital of China is a breath-taking sight of ingenuity – the Sanbao Art Museum! 

Monday, December 5, 2016

The beauty of responsible architecture!

Compiled by Team IAnD
Photography Courtesy v2com
Read Time: 2 mins 
“semi circular array VITTI Dusai resort indiaartndesign”
Tea Valley Restaurant & Amphitheatre ©Hasan Saifuddin Chandan

Bangladesh’s Dusai Resort & Spa follows time-tested traditional techniques to respond to the call of responsible architecture…

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Foster + Partners to refurbish ZSL London Zoo’s Snowdon Aviary

Info & Images: Courtesy Foster + Partners
Read Time: 1 min  
Snowdon Aviary
©Daniel Sprawson ZSL 

The legendary Snowdon Aviary at the ZSL London Zoo is all set to be modernized and redeveloped at the hands of none other than master architects, Foster + Partners…

Thursday, September 29, 2016

New interventions!

Complied by Leah Linhares
Photography: Adrien Williams;courtesy V2com
Read Time: 2 mins
crew collective office in Royal bank building, Montreal

Ar. Henri Cleinge’s modern interior wrapped in traditional architecture makes a lasting impression on the eyes…

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Colours of the French Revolution!

Colour Special

By Udita Chaturvedi
Photography: Courtesy
Read Time: 3 mins

Imagination and realization of varied and unique designs paired with the dynamism and love for colour reflects the Christian Lacroix style of home furnishings…

Thursday, April 28, 2016

The Magnificence of Iranian Mosques!

By Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji 

Nasir al, Mulk Mosque
Nasir al, Mulk Mosque

IAnD brings you a spectacular study of Iran’s mosques and monuments via the self-taught lens of budding photographer and Physics student Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji…

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Mixed-family home in Vietnam

Compiled by Team IAnD
Photography: Courtesy V2com

mixed family typology in Vietnam

Van Duong Phu, a masterpiece of architecture, built by Mr. Vuong Hong Sen, a culturist, an academician, and a famous collector of antiques has been revived as a cultural potboiler – a familial showcase of Vietnam’s close-knit mixed-family homes…

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Celebrating Heritage with Oxford Library Renovation!

Compiled by Pari Syal
Photography: Ben Bisek; courtesy Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Bodleian Library

Oxford University’s Weston Library renovation by leading architectural practice Wilkinson Eyre  focuses on safeguarding its vast and unique collection of books and manuscripts...

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Ethos of Reverence: From materiality to immateriality!

Compiled by Pari Syal
Photography: Courtesy Bureau Architecture Méditerranée
India Art n Design features Bureau Architecture Méditerranée's design of the Marseille Grand Mosque

Integrating into its surroundings by respecting the urban fabric and existing historic monuments, Bureau Architecture Méditerranée design the Marseille Grand Mosque as a monument of cultural tolerance and social cohesion.

Monday, December 1, 2014

Nuanced transitions – from art to architecture @Van Gogh Foundation

Info & Images: Courtesy Fluor Architecture

India Art n Design features rehabilitation of Vincent van Gogh Foundation by Fluor Architecture

Nominated for the Mies van der Rohe Award 2015 by the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture, the rehabilitation of the Vincent van Gogh Foundation at Arles, France is a beautiful exercise that transcends the fine boundaries between art and architecture. 

Saturday, July 12, 2014

FIFA World Cup Trophy - The Legacy

By Avinash Yadav
Photography: Courtesy World Wide Web 

FIFA World Cup trophy design and it's legacy

As if the game itself is not dramatic enough to keep you on the edge of your seat, the FIFA World Cup trophy has a contributive legacy with its fair share of emotional quotient… 

Thursday, December 5, 2013

The all-new Bonhams, London

Compiled by Pari Syal
Photography: Hufton + CrowNina Sologubenko; Alan Marten; courtesy the architects
The new international headquarters for Bonhams in London.

The new international headquarters for Bonhams in the heart of London’s art scene in Mayfair offers the most modern auction experience in the world…

Monday, May 13, 2013

New Mariinsky Theatre opens in St. Petersburg, Russia

By IAnD Team
Photography: Courtesy Diamond Schmitt Architects

New Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia
Mariinsky II

The beginning of May saw the opening of Mariinsky II – Russia’s much acclaimed opera and ballet cultural centre  just across its old 19th century, and radically different Marinnsky I...

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

The Lenbachhaus Gallery & Museum

Information: courtesy Foster+Partners & dwell(dot)com
Photography: Nigel Young; courtesy Foster+Partners

The Lenbacchaus Gallery and Museum in Munich, Germany,
Name sculpted by Thomas Demand

The Lenbacchaus Gallery and Museum in Munich, Germany, re-opens on May 8, 2013, and will showcase, for the first time, a significant chunk of art from its avant-garde collection of over 30,000 artifacts, works of artists like Andy Warhol, Ellsworth Kelly, and Dan Flavin in addition to the internationally-renowned ‘Blue Rider’ collection and art by legendary Kandinsky...

Monday, April 30, 2012

Collecting Porcelain

By Teresa Simon

Blue Gold Porcelain Pitcher

Collecting Porcelain is a refined art. Identifying a genuine piece and knowing what to cherish are aspects best guided by a modest knowledge of some special marks and marker’s techniques.
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