Sparkle Geometric Table (by John Foster)
John Fosters invites us to discover “Sparkle Palace Geometric Table”, a creation of glass with multiple light reflections. The table, thinking on the basis of an inverted pyramid made of colored glass crystal offers a colorful rendering of the most successful to discover images in the future.
Lot 2, Jardins de la Lironde, Montpellier | France (competition won by Farshid Moussavi. Its construction is slated to begin in 2014)
After years of slow degradation, the historical city center of Ghent was occupied by a desolate parking lot surrounded by three gothic spires, a situation that prompted the city to hold a competition to re-activate the space. Local practice Robbrecht En Daem Architecten in collaboration with Marie-José Van Hee Architecten had finished this interesting ‘market hall’ made of wood tiles and a thin layer glass.