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Dossier de presse - Communiqué de presse - Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects
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Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas

Los Angeles, United States

Montalba Architects

A Zen Suite, an art pavilion, a conceptual venue space, and a mobile dental unit showcase the international architecture and urban design practice’s conceptual skills.


Los Angeles, United States, 16-05-2019 -

Montalba Architects, founded by Swiss-American architect David Montalba, FAIA, SIA, may be best known for its striking, yet serenely modern commissions by discerning residential clients and luxury brands, such as fashion labels The Row and Monique Lhuillier, as well as global hospitality and restaurant collection, Nobu. But the firm, with studios in Los Angeles, California, and Lausanne, Switzerland, has also established itself through scaled-down, future-facing, and conceptual work.

 

“Small structures and compact spaces present an unparalleled opportunity to exquisitely, and rigorously, realize the interplay between form and substance, and intersect architecture with art,” notes Montalba. Since its founding in 2004, Montalba Architects has garnered more than 80 national and international awards, including nearly 30 from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and accolades from World Interiors News (WIN), International Design Award and World Architecture Festival, among others.


The firm’s most recent, small-scale conceptual projects include:


99% AIR, artgenève

Conceived for artgenève 2019–an art fair and exhibition featuring nearly 90 prestigious galleries representing artists at the forefront of contemporary art, modern art and contemporary design–this conceptual venue space transformed air into the primary construction material through the use of inflatable elements for seating and staging. The material waste after 99% AIR was dismantled reduced it to 1% of its total mass.


Whitepod Hotel, Zen Suite

Human ritual lies at the heart of this geodesic dome, which features prefabricated elements such as a platform, dome, and bath box. Inside, curved wooden walls define the spaces that include a recessed sleeping area surrounded by a tatami mat and a raised bath area. Eighteen individual Pods comprise the Whitepod eco-resort, located in the Swiss Alps.


Bex & Arts Pavilion

A project at the crossroads of art, architecture and new technology, this 40-square meter (430-square feet) structure was created as part of the Bex & Arts sculpture triennial in Bex, Switzerland. Featuring a fabrication studio, exhibition space, and visitor center, the pavilion–which won awards from AIA California Council and American MasterPrize, among others–is structurally supported by lightweight wooden shelves and sits on a movable foundation to limit the impact of the construction to the landscape.


Studio Dental MDU

This groundbreaking, multi-award winning commission for San Francisco-based Studio Dental transformed the dental experience by bringing services directly to patients. As efficiently designed as it is flawlessly detailed, the 21-square meter (230-square feet) mobile dental unit routinely travels to technology and corporate campuses around the San Francisco Bay Area, including Silicon Valley.


Nuno Ravara, Director + Principal, at Montalba Architects’ Lausanne studio, where recently-completed Swiss projects include the headquarters for Groupe Delarive SA and eco-luxury resort, the Whitepod Hotel, says, “Our projects reframe the human experience of space and provoke fresh thinking on context, materiality, and sustainability.” 


Cementing its impact internationally, the firm was recognized as Los Angeles’ Best Contemporary Architecture Firm in 2019 by influential Angeleno magazine. Founding Principal, David Montalba, who was recently interviewed and featured on the cover of Le Temps, was honored among the prestigious Forum des 100, a by-invitation list of individuals who speak at the Forum’s annual conference at the University of Lausanne.


“We are grateful and honored to be recognized in both of our hometowns,” says Montalba. “We are privileged not only to contribute to the cross-pollinated conversations taking place in these cities, particularly around architecture, design, and culture but also to push the boundaries for imagining each city’s future."


About Montalba Architects

We are an award-winning practice, producing select architecture and urban design projects. By embracing a humanistic approach that considers not only a client’s needs and site considerations, but also the cultural and economic environment, solutions are realized that are contextual, yet conceptual and visionary in their intent, effect, and appeal. 


About David Montalba, FAIA, SIA

As Founding Principal of Montalba Architects, Inc., David Montalba, FAIA, SIA, is the driving force of leadership and design within the firm. Montalba Architects is a diverse architecture and design studio of over 50 architects and designers based in Los Angeles, California, and Lausanne, Switzerland. The firm is engaged in retail, residential and other select commercial projects across the United States and abroad. Believing that architecture and one’s environment can truly improve quality of life, David's approach is a humanistic one, which often leads to solutions that are discrete, contextual, yet conceptual in their intent, effect, and appeal. David’s diverse background as a multi-award winning architect includes over 26 years of professional practice. 


About Nuno Ravara

Nuno Ravara is Principal in Charge of Montalba Architects’ Swiss studio, developing international projects. He studied architecture at the Faculdade de Arquitectura in Lisbon, Portugal, at the Milan Polytechnic in Italy, and at the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) where he received a Master in Architecture with Distinction. Prior to joining MA, he worked as an Associate at Herzog & de Meuron for 16 years after having collaborated in several other architecture offices and establishing his own practice between 1996 and 2000. He has worked on several projects and competitions varying in size and complexity in Portugal, Spain, Germany, Qatar, and Switzerland and has participated in exhibitions, publications, and juries.  

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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -  Bex & Arts Pavilion is a temporary structure created by Montalba Architects for the Bex & Arts sculpture triennial in Bex, Switzerland.  - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Bex & Arts Pavilion is a temporary structure created by Montalba Architects for the Bex & Arts sculpture triennial in Bex, Switzerland.
Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -  Multi-functional: Sited within the dramatic Swiss landscape, the 40-square meter pavilion features a fabrication studio, exhibition space, and visitor center.  - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Multi-functional: Sited within the dramatic Swiss landscape, the 40-square meter pavilion features a fabrication studio, exhibition space, and visitor center.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Multi-tasking elements: Lightweight wooden shelves provide structural support and double as exhibition space, and can be easily disassembled and reused for future events.   - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Multi-tasking elements: Lightweight wooden shelves provide structural support and double as exhibition space, and can be easily disassembled and reused for future events.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Shared environment: Narrow black, vertical panels alternate with voids to form the pavilion’s façade and a custom perforation pattern filters light while reinforcing the relationship between the interior and surrounding landscape.    - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Shared environment: Narrow black, vertical panels alternate with voids to form the pavilion’s façade and a custom perforation pattern filters light while reinforcing the relationship between the interior and surrounding landscape.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Sustainably built: Featuring a high-performance wood structure, custom perforated panels, and mineral-based floor panels, Bex & Arts Pavilion sits on a movable foundation that limits the impact of its construction on the land.   - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Sustainably built: Featuring a high-performance wood structure, custom perforated panels, and mineral-based floor panels, Bex & Arts Pavilion sits on a movable foundation that limits the impact of its construction on the land.
Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Transportable services: Studio Dental MDU travels to where patients are located at corporate and technology campuses around the San Francisco Bay Area, including Silicon Valley.   - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
Transportable services: Studio Dental MDU travels to where patients are located at corporate and technology campuses around the San Francisco Bay Area, including Silicon Valley.
Crédit photo : Mitch Tobias
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -  Tiny footprint: The MDU (mobile dental unit) packs a waiting area, two semi-private operatories, and a sterilization room into 21-square meters while creating the illusion of a more spacious interior.  - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
Tiny footprint: The MDU (mobile dental unit) packs a waiting area, two semi-private operatories, and a sterilization room into 21-square meters while creating the illusion of a more spacious interior.
Crédit photo : Mitch Tobias
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -    A ground-breaking project by Montalba Architects, Studio Dental MDU (mobile dental unit) features a material palette of natural wood, bright white surfaces, and custom perforated ceiling and walls.     - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
A ground-breaking project by Montalba Architects, Studio Dental MDU (mobile dental unit) features a material palette of natural wood, bright white surfaces, and custom perforated ceiling and walls.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -  Interior cohesion: A glimpse of the innovative, perforation design details.   - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
Interior cohesion: A glimpse of the innovative, perforation design details. 
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Innovative design: Each operatory gestures to the sky, with 3.35-meter high ceilings and translucent sculpted skylights above each chair, which deliver abundant, diffused natural light, and also house TV monitors.   - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
Innovative design: Each operatory gestures to the sky, with 3.35-meter high ceilings and translucent sculpted skylights above each chair, which deliver abundant, diffused natural light, and also house TV monitors.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Utilitarian beauty: The exterior of the 8-meter long trailer features the same custom perforation as found in the interior, a pattern which suggests a dense tree canopy.   - Crédit photo :  Mitch Tobias
Utilitarian beauty: The exterior of the 8-meter long trailer features the same custom perforation as found in the interior, a pattern which suggests a dense tree canopy.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -       At the eco-luxury resort Whitepod, eighteen individual Zen Pods-- hotel-suites-in-a-pod--immerse guests in the unique experience of the alpine landscape.      - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
At the eco-luxury resort Whitepod, eighteen individual Zen Pods-- hotel-suites-in-a-pod--immerse guests in the unique experience of the alpine landscape.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -       Interconnectivity: The pod design was inspired by the concept of Zen as well as Wu Ting movement theory, which derives from the energies connected to the elements of earth, water, wood, metal, and fire.      - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Interconnectivity: The pod design was inspired by the concept of Zen as well as Wu Ting movement theory, which derives from the energies connected to the elements of earth, water, wood, metal, and fire.
Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Measuring 46-square meters and surrounded by a 67-square meter terrace, each Zen Pod references form of the natural world and borrows materials, such as wood, to reflect the surrounding ecosystem.    - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Measuring 46-square meters and surrounded by a 67-square meter terrace, each Zen Pod references form of the natural world and borrows materials, such as wood, to reflect the surrounding ecosystem.
Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   The raised bath area features a circular, prefabricated bath box that echoes its circular, semi-enclosure.   - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
The raised bath area features a circular, prefabricated bath box that echoes its circular, semi-enclosure.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -  Transformative experience: The precisely-detailed wooden walls curve to define internal spaces while framing breathtaking mountain views from the raised bath area.  - Crédit photo : Delphine Burtin
Transformative experience: The precisely-detailed wooden walls curve to define internal spaces while framing breathtaking mountain views from the raised bath area.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Provocation on material waste: Using air as the primary construction material, 99% AIR dismantles after use to 1% of its total mass.   - Crédit photo :  Montalba Architects<br>
Provocation on material waste: Using air as the primary construction material, 99% AIR dismantles after use to 1% of its total mass.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art -   Created by Montalba Architects for Artgenève 2019, 99% AIR is a conceptual venue space for seating, staging and presenting.   - Crédit photo : Jeremy Spierer Photographe&nbsp;
Created by Montalba Architects for Artgenève 2019, 99% AIR is a conceptual venue space for seating, staging and presenting.
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art - David Montalba, FAIA, SIA - Crédit photo :  Alex Hoerner
David Montalba, FAIA, SIA
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Dossier de presse | 2757-09 - Communiqué de presse | Montalba Architects Masterfully Conjurs Small Projects with Big Ideas - Montalba Architects - Art - Nuno Ravara - Crédit photo :  Alex Hoerner
Nuno Ravara
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