The End of Sitting is an installation at the crossroads of visual art, architecture, philosophy and empirical science. RAAAF [Rietveld Architecture-Art Affordances] and visual artist Barbara Visser have developed a concept wherein the chair and desk are no longer unquestionable starting points. Instead, the installation’s various affordances solicit visitors to explore different standing positions in an experimental work landscape. The ...

A new habitable bridge for Amsterdam proposed by Architect Laurent Saint- Val. He derived his inspiration from the city itself. You will find everything from a huge mansion, narrow houses to even modern architecture, all within the bounds of a small area that covers the city. Once upon a time, the city had houses made from wood, but after the fires of 1421 ...

[AC-CA] Architectural Competition has shared with us the results of the Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition. The aim of this International competition is to design an Iconic Pedestrian Bridge in the Heart of Amsterdam. The architecture of this new structure should reflect contemporary design tendencies. ...

The Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture in Paris announces Ball Nogues Studio from Los Angeles (USA), as the winner of the 2012 edition of the “Pavillon Spéciale” competition inParis,France. Now in its 2nd edition, the “Pavillon Spéciale” consolidates its role as an annual spring architectural series that gives young emerging international architects the opportunity to build with students, a temporary project in ...

Montreal (Canada)-based firm Sid Lee Architecture , sharing with us their amazing interactive and deconstructive interior design for Amsterdam Red Bull Headquarters. more words from Sid Lee Architecture: Red Bull Amsterdam Unveils Its New Headquarters Chosen over two other firms, Sid Lee Architecture and Sid Lee’s Amsterdam atelier were mandated to create the new Red Bull Amsterdam headquarters. The company agreed to settle in the North side of Amsterdam’s port ...