Category: Architecture

Danchi Hutch \ YYAA

Danchi Hutch \ YYAA

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• July 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

Designed by Yoshihiro Yamamoto of YYAA, this small house is designed for a craftman and his mother. They had lived in a Danchi for a long time. Danchi is notorious Japanese housing complex. Since it is too narrow, it is often called “The rabbit hutch.” When the client consulted us to build their new residence, […]

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Xiang River Tower \ RRC Studio

Xiang River Tower \ RRC Studio

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• July 10, 2013 • Comments (0)

RRC Studio designed the Xiang River Tower located in Changsha, China. The tower comes from the idea of chinese boxes contained in a single bigger box: each of them, stacked on top of another, include several programs. RRC Studio + Statement from RRC Studio Xiang River Tower is an office and residential project in Changsha, […]

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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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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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CSM Motors HQ \ Studio Lucio Serpagli architects

CSM Motors HQ \ Studio Lucio Serpagli architects

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• July 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Studio Lucio Serpagli architects designed the CSM Motors HQ. + statement from Studio Lucio Serpagli architects The settlement of Borgo Val di Taro, integrated in the geographical reality of the mountains in Val di Taro, presents itself as a nucleus that, contained into a natural basin surrounded by the skyline of the Apennine mountains, lost […]

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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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