Tagged with Architecture

Two days in Paris – Part II

Two days in Paris – Part II

Here we are in the second floor of Palais de Chaillot. The access to the second floor is done via this stunning combination of shocking pink floor and fierce red wall area. Upon arriving, you can see a bright and luminous area where a number of architecture models, sketches and drawing as well as photos … Continue reading

Cool Office Space – Lego

Cool Office Space – Lego

New companies especially the one in IT such as Facebook and Google had been known for offering their workers such a relaxing and cool work environment. Strict office spaces and lame meeting rooms are now replaced by colourful and almost kindergarten-look like buildings. Of course, with revenue in the billion, you can design your office … Continue reading

Two days in Paris – Part I

Two days in Paris – Part I

Nope, I am not going to talk about Julie Delpy”s film (which I watched like 3 times already) but actually about my short visit to La Ville Lumière, more precisely the Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine. This architecture museum is located at Palais de Chaillot, just a few minutes from La Tour Eiffel and … Continue reading

20 Most Beautiful Bookstore

20 Most Beautiful Bookstore

I am the kind of person that is as happy as a kid whenever I am in a bookstore. Nowadays, bookstores are as stylish as big and high range department store and no more dusty, weird-looking shop (even if this can be quite charming sometimes). Here are some pictures taken from an article about “The … Continue reading

Reuse and recycle Starbucks

Reuse and recycle Starbucks

Architecture is not just about complexity and beauty. When you add another important aspect which is environment, it enters another dimension. Here is an example of an outstanding architecture, a new concept store by Starbucks made of shipping containers. People might see their decision of using containers as just being à la mode, (the materials … Continue reading