This month’s issue of Wallpaper* gets an A+. It has a nudie cover with a hidden message on it, some fashion, some Siza, some Danish design, Antoni Burakowski’s home, and it showed me this hotel for the first time:
It’s a hotel by VHM in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.
Wow, I am really drawn to this and I’m not sure why. Is it a fascination with this:
? Stacking seems to be a trend in architecture lately, including white gift boxes:
Have you seen any others around? Share with the class in the comments section!
You know what’s funny? As I linked over to my old posts after writing this post, I realize I am saying the same things over and over again without wavering in my opinions whatsoever, or even having a deja-vu that I’ve said it before! That really cannot be a good thing. I’d better start eating more brain food and doing crosswords.
- Stacked Hotel photo by Dan Holdsworth for Wallpaper*
- Jenga photo linked to source
- New Museum photo from here.
- 56 Leonard renderings via Curbed (head over there for a huge range of comments and opinions on this design), copyright Herzog and de Meuron, Basel 2008
Hi, I'm Becky. I live in Atlanta. Besides acting as the "Editorial Director" here on Hatch, you can find me spewing lots of design opinions and tips over at Houzz. Make me happy -- leave a comment!