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New Town Masterplan in Pudong \ RRC Studio

New Town Masterplan in Pudong \ RRC Studio

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• July 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

RRC Studio designed the New Town Masterplan in Pudong, Shanghai, China. The choice of contemporary architectural configuration is integrated with the appeal to tradition through the use of wood coverings that work as shading systems for the apartments. RRC Studio + Statement from RRC Studio New Town Masterplan is a new residential district included in […]

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Multifunctional Complex in Shanghai \ RRC Studio

Multifunctional Complex in Shanghai \ RRC Studio

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• July 10, 2013 • Comments (1)

Italian architectural firm RRC Studio designed a multifunctional complex with 3 mixed use towers in Shanghai, China. The transparent base ties three towers together both functionally and compositionally, providing an easily identified central entrance into the shared lobby. RRC Studio + Statement from RRC Studio The project involves the construction of 240,000 square meters of […]

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Sowwah Square wins CTBUH 2013 Best Tall Building Award, Middle East & Africa

Sowwah Square wins CTBUH 2013 Best Tall Building Award, Middle East & Africa

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• July 9, 2013 • Comments (1)

Designed by Goettsch Partners, the Sowwah Square project now competes as one of four regional winners for 2013 Best Tall Building Worldwide. We are very pleased to see Sowwah Square recognized at such a high international level. The CTBUH has done a great job to recognize a wide range of achievements in tall buildings that […]

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New Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Calgary \ BIG

New Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Calgary \ BIG

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• July 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

BIG unveils its design for the new Telus Sky Landmark Tower in Galgary, Canada. Downtown Calgary has developed as a typical North American city center with a cluster of corporate towers surrounded by a periphery of low density surburban homes. The Telus Sky is an attempt to create a lively mixture of living and working […]

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CLOUD CITY in CUSP \ LAVA

CLOUD CITY in CUSP \ LAVA

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• July 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

LAVA director Chris Bosse’s CLOUD CITY is in CUSP EXHIBITION AT CASULA POWERHOUSE, SYDNEY UNTIL 1 SEPTEMBER 2013. CUSP is an exhibition exploring the potential of design in our lives, 12 Australian designers  ‘generate ideas that could change the way we inhabit the world.’ The future is not about what buildings look like, but how […]

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3XN wins university building in Stuttgart, Germany

3XN wins university building in Stuttgart, Germany

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• July 9, 2013 • Comments (0)

3XN wins university building in Stuttgart, Germany. 3XN’s vision to create an open, inspiring and social learning environment for a new technical faculty wins competition with 25 entries. Transparency and communication have been key concepts… which is designed as a “vertical campus” to support the university’s goals of self-awareness, innovation, functionality and profitability. 3XN + […]

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Paläon Research and Experience Centre \ Holzer Kobler Architekturen

Paläon Research and Experience Centre \ Holzer Kobler Architekturen

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• July 6, 2013 • Comments (0)

Holzer Kobler Architekturen, in collaboration with pbr AG, Generalplaner and Topotek1, Landschaftsarchitektur, has completed the Paläon Research and Experience Centre. + Description from Holzer Kobler Architekturen The Schöningen Spears, approximately 300,000 years old, are the oldest preserved hunting weapons of mankind discovered until now. Visible from far away, the sculptural building of the PALÄON now […]

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UN City \ 3XN

UN City \ 3XN

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• July 5, 2013 • Comments (1)

3XN recently has completed the UN City in Copenhagen. 3XN has created the staircase as a dramatic spatial sculpture, which is to be seen as a symbol of the UN’s work to create dialogue, interaction and positive encounters between people in all parts of the world. + Description from 3XN The new regional head office of […]

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The Rescue Center \ Söhne & Partner Architekten

The Rescue Center \ Söhne & Partner Architekten

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• July 2, 2013 • Comments (0)

The Rescue Centre Simmering by Söhne & Partner Architekten is recently open in Vienna. The building, which combines staff rooms and garages without losing its unique touch, will be responsible for the 11th district in Vienna.   + Project statement from Söhne & Partner Architekten The Rescue Center is set on Kaiser-Eberdorferstraße and responsible for […]

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One City Marina Center in Yantian \ Kokaistudios

One City Marina Center in Yantian \ Kokaistudios

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• June 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

Kokaistudios recently has completed the One City Marina Center in Yantian, Shenzhen, China. + Design statement from Kokaistudios The project, developed in collaboration with Vanke, is located in Yantian District, Shengzhen, strategically situated along Dapeng Bay waterfront, opposite to the new tourist port currently under construction, pivot point and first phase of big future mixed […]

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