Following the introduction of the full-scale styling model in 2012 ‘Touring Superleggera’, Alfa Romeo is proud to present the first production model of the iconic Disco Volante at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The Disco Volante is a two-seater Gran Turismo, based on the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione coupé, that celebrates the myth of the 1952 style icon.
Seeking to maintain intact the original decorative and constructional characteristics of the original structure built in 2006, portuguese practice ASPA Arquitectos have recently renewed and transformed the single level space of the”Junqueira Apartment” into a contrasting two level dwelling using the considerable ceiling height of 5.2 meters of the apartment.
In the stunning Marseille’s World Heritage-listed harbour, Foster + Partners, last Saturday, have officially inaugurated the ‘Port Vieux’ pavilion. The new events pavilion is a simple, discreet canopy of stainless steel, 46 by 22 metres in size, open on all sides that reflects with its polished surface the surrounding port.
In the year of its 50th anniversary Lamborghini is presenting an extremely exclusive model at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Only three unique units of the Lamborghini Veneno will be built and sold. Its design is consistently focused on optimum aerodynamics and cornering stability, giving the Veneno the real dynamic experience of a racing prototype, yet it is fully homologated for the road.
After designing 18 Feet & Rising’s work desks, Studio Octopi were commissioned to work on the fit-out of their new 5,300sqft offices in central London. The office on Clipstone Street is striking because of its original simplicity. Architects have created a variety of spaces within the open plan office, culminating in a striking tunnel leading to the meeting room.
Pak Loh is a traditional, Hong Kong based family restaurant specialised in Chiu Chow style Chinese food. Local designer firm LEAD was commissioned to redesign the restaurant’s public entrance area and replace its front ‘Lo Mei food preparation area’ with a high-end VIP dining room / lounge area.
The Toyota i-Road Personal Mobility Vehicle (PMV) – a new form of transportation offering greater flexibility in the urban environment – makes its World Premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.