Category: Architecture

CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

CAU Central Library: Overlap | Kim In Cheurl

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• June 23, 2010 • Comments (0)

CAU Central Library: Overlap is a refurbishment project designed by Kim in-cheurl+archium. It was restructured on the existing library which was built in 1959. Architecture is an identification of place, a creation of individualism that makes it unique to anything else in the world. The place thus creates a memory with time. The meaning of […]

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Crematorion Zorgvlied | GROUP A

Crematorion Zorgvlied | GROUP A

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• June 22, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Netherlands-based GROUP A designs new building type for cremation – Crematorion Zorgvlied. It is the first Crematorion in the Netherlands, for Zorgvlied – the general cemetery of Amstelveen, situated in Amsterdam. Cremation in a Crematorion emulates the experience associated with funerals. Its aim is to establish a new form for cremation, and to dispose […]

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Urbanhive | Kim In Cheurl

Urbanhive | Kim In Cheurl

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• June 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Korean architect Kim In Cheurl designed the innovative Urbanhive tower located in Seoul, South Korea. Urbanhive is a 17 levels of 70 meter high tower with white exposed concrete and contextually sits on the corner of the street within the urban matrix, featuring the perforated architectural façade. The holes in the skin are designed to […]

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Aarhus Gymnastics and Motor Skills Hall | C. F. Møller Architects

Aarhus Gymnastics and Motor Skills Hall | C. F. Møller Architects

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• June 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects recently has completed the Aarhus Gymnastics and Motor Skills Hall. The project is an extension of the Aarhus Gymnastics and Trampoline Hall. A sculpturally-formed climbing frame, called the seashell, extends across the hall, stretching right up under the ceiling, where there is a look-out tower at a height of eight metres […]

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Urrezkoenea House in Getaria | peña ganchegui y asociados

Urrezkoenea House in Getaria | peña ganchegui y asociados

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• June 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Spanish architectural studio peña ganchegui y asociados recently has completed the Urrezkoenea House in Getaria. The house is located in the steep site overlooking the Cantabric sea. + Project description courtesy of peña ganchegui y asociados URREZKOENEA: A VILLA ON THE CANTABRIC COAST In a plot with a steep slope towards the North, aligned to […]

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IBA Hamburg Smart Price Houses | OBRA Architects

IBA Hamburg Smart Price Houses | OBRA Architects

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• June 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

OBRA Architects recently has designed the IBA Hamburg Smart Price Houses, it is the invited competition as part of the Internationale Bauausstellung Hamburg 2010. + Project description courtesy of OBRA Architects THE SMART PRICE HOUSE: An exhibition of everyday life The project‘s mission is to address and satisfy the housing needs and desires of present […]

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3XN Wins Landmark Project in Sweden

3XN Wins Landmark Project in Sweden

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• June 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Danish architect 3XN has won the Landmark Project in Sweden, the construction is planned to begin 2011. + Press Release courtesy of 3XN architects The softly shaped building symbolizes the human values characterizing the revival of Vällingby Parkstad in Stockholm, Sweden 3XNs winning proposal for the new structure marking the entrance to Vällingby Parkstad creates […]

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Mariehøj Culturcenter | WE Architecture

Mariehøj Culturcenter | WE Architecture

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (0)

WE Architecture, in collaboration with Sophus Søbye Arkitekter, MASU Planning, Øllgaard Consulting Engineer, Spangenberg & Madsen Consulting Engineer and Hausenberg have won the first prize to design the Mariehøj Culturcenter in Holte, Denmark. + Project description courtesy WE Architecture The future “Mariehøj culturcenter” draw a clear profile in the landscape. With a new foyer, the […]

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Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters | DRDS

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• June 16, 2010 • Comments (1)

Korea Electric Power Corporation Headquarters is a recent competition entry project designed by DRDS. The design is inspired by KEPCO’s logo , embodied by the eternity of an infinite loop and the illumination that provides hope. It is also metaphor for clean energy sources generated by the company utilizing nuclear fusion and fission. DRDS + […]

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Scandianve Les Bains Vieux Montréal | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

Scandianve Les Bains Vieux Montréal | Saucier + Perrotte architectes

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• June 13, 2010 • Comments (0)

Scandinave Les Bains Vieux-Montréal is a new spa house designed by Canada architectural practice Saucier + Perrotte architectes. The new spa center designed to provide a thermal therapy experience that engages each of the body’s senses. The formal part of the project is derived from the contact between hot and cold… … This duality is […]

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