Category: Mixed Use

IMAX for DreamCenter lifestyle entertainment hub in Shanghai \ 3XN Architects

IMAX for DreamCenter lifestyle entertainment hub in Shanghai \ 3XN Architects

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• March 25, 2014 • Comments (1)

3XN Architects behind iconic IMAX design for DreamCenter lifestyle entertainment hub in Shanghai A 3XN designed IMAX theatre, retail and creative offices complex will be an iconic contribution to the 15 billion yuan (USD$2.4 billion) DreamCenter entertainment district on Shanghai’s West Bund. The DreamCenter is being developed by DreamWorks Animation together with partners, CMC Capital […]

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Fushun Green Center High-Rise - 'New City Flower' \ UA Studio 7

Fushun Green Center High-Rise – ‘New City Flower’ \ UA Studio 7

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• March 18, 2014 • Comments (0)

Narrative This new high – rise is tall and strong, but it represents something rather delicate. In the initial concept, based on a cultural reference, we explored nine different concepts until arriving at a flower theme. The regional flower of Shenyang and Fushun city is the much cherished rose. The tower’s cylindrical body mass refers […]

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Ethiopian Insurance Corporation \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

Ethiopian Insurance Corporation \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

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• March 7, 2014 • Comments (0)

The competition entry with our local partners in Addis Ababa, BET architects, was rewarded with recognition. Conceptually speaking – with structural metaphoric relationship – the Insurance Company embracing life and property of its customers is depicted as embracing nature by placing the tower and the podium in a natural landscape. The greened zones surrounding the […]

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Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

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• February 21, 2014 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed a new resort and meeting destination on China’s Hainan Island in Haitang Bay. Developed by Poly Real Estate Group, the complex features a 729-key resort hotel and serviced apartment tower, a 28,000-square-meter International Finance Forum convention center, a series of connecting retail buildings, and a modest visitors center. […]

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Bubbles \ Orproject

Bubbles \ Orproject

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• January 29, 2014 • Comments (0)

BUBBLES FOR THE CITY As a response to the bad air quality which is affecting many cities in Asia, Orproject proposes the construction of an enclosed park within the city. The park houses a botanical garden, the air inside the park is filtered, and temperature and humidity are controlled throughout the year. The buildings surrounding […]

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Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

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• October 18, 2013 • Comments (3)

Luca Curci architects studio has designed a landmark for the United Arab Emirates skyline with an innovative project based on the concept of “Organic Cities”. The organic buildings become part of the new megalopolis, merging and mixing residential elements with business divisions, shopping life with wellness areas, cultural places with social life. The aim is […]

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Goettsch Partners wins two China competitions for Greenland Group

Goettsch Partners wins two China competitions for Greenland Group

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• September 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has won two recent design competitions in China for the Greenland Group, one of the country’s largest real estate developers. Located in the cities of Foshan and Suzhou, the projects are both mixed-use, multi-building developments, together encompassing more than 650,000 square meters. In Foshan, the Chancheng Greenland Center involves a […]

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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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United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

United Bank \ Söhne & Partner Architekten + BET architects

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• March 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Söhne & Partner Architekten in collobration with BET architects from Ethiopia to design the United Bank Building in Addis Ababa.

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Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

Six unique projects win Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

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• March 17, 2013 • Comments (1)

Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards demonstrated innovation, stylistic range and an aesthetic design that expressed building structures and surfaces across new construction and renovation projects. For the competition, architects entered commercial, residential and other building projects that included community centers, medical facilities, university buildings, churches and private residences. Projects were […]

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