Category: Architecture

H + City Project \ EGA to Masterplan

H + City Project \ EGA to Masterplan

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• November 25, 2012 • Comments (1)

Designed by EGA, the H+ city renewal project in Helsingborg, Swedenhas won the WAN AWARD URBAN REGENERATION 2012. Jury : Alan Thompson, Head of Design Review at the Design Council Biljana Savic, Urban Programme Manager for The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community Richard Brown, Director, Keith Williams Architects Comments from the Jury: It was Erik Giudice […]

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Competition Entry: Daegu Library / Holm Architecture Office

Competition Entry: Daegu Library / Holm Architecture Office

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• November 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Daegu Library site is situated in the heart of city of Daegu, the 3rd largest city in South Korea. With the design of the Daegu library we wanted to fully embrace the expanding role of the modern library as a center of both knowledge and community. By reversing the traditional library layout, moving the […]

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Helsinki Centra Library / OODA

Helsinki Centra Library / OODA

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• November 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by OODA, this competition intent was to establish a proposal for a Central Library to Helsinki that aims to incorporate a combination of personal cultivation, culture enhancement and entertainment. The library has been transformed from a space to read into a social center with multiple responsibilities. Consequently it needs to be thought as a functionally versatile meeting […]

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Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House \ L3P Architekten

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• November 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

L3P Architekten has completed the Externally United – Internally Atwain Duplex House (low-energy consumption building), 5408 Ennetbaden Aargau, Switzerland 2012. Despite the small block of land (637m2), a generous duplex house has been developed in an architecturally heterogeneous neighbourhood on the south face of Ennetbaden, which, in reference to organisation, takes an interesting and unconventional […]

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Ikon Connaught \ SPARK

Ikon Connaught \ SPARK

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• November 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Ikon Connaught is located at the heart of Cheras where the metropolis of Kuala Lumpur begins to merge with the lush green hills of Kajang and Ampang. Ikon seeks to create a lifestyle destination on an intimate neighborhood scale with the level of quality, impact and vibrancy of a city centre destination. In addition to […]

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UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center Parking Structure \ WRNS Studio

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• November 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

In San Francisco, WRNS Studio has recently completed a new 10-story parking structure for the UC San Francisco Mission Bay Medical Center. The UCSF Medical Center parking structure is a 10-story, 627-vehicle capacity garage located on the western edge of the new UCSF Mission Bay Medical Center site. Designed for hospital visitors, the parking structure […]

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BENGUELA 88 \ OODA

BENGUELA 88 \ OODA

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• November 17, 2012 • Comments (1)

In Benguela, the second large metropolis of Angola, on the scope of the new masterplan in development, OODA designed a 26 story high building for different types of housing units in just one piece. + Project facts BENGUELA 88 Benguela, Angola Team: Diogo Brito, Rodrigo Vilas-Boas, Francisco Lencastre, Duarte Fontes, Francisca Santos Type: Proposal Client: […]

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Savills' "Katanga" Holiday Home

Savills’ “Katanga” Holiday Home

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• November 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

A new 5,000 sq ft beachside home in Poole, Dorset is being offered by Savills, presented in a contemporary style with luxury guest facilities and a carefully engineered design aimed at waterfront living. The home also features direct access to the beach and a 40ft mooring. At a glance The house comprises: Ground floor: reception […]

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KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

KKE Architects win AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Riverside, a higher educational building designed by KKE Architects for the University of Worcester, has won the Higher Education Building category of the AJ Retrofit Awards 2012. The awards, created by the Architects’ Journal (‘the voice of architecture in Britain’), recognise the vision of clients and the skill of architects in re-purposing existing buildings […]

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House YAGIYAMA \ Kazuya Saito Architects

House YAGIYAMA \ Kazuya Saito Architects

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• November 15, 2012 • Comments (1)

Kazuya Saito Architects recently has completed the House YAGIYAMA. + Architect’s statement by Kazuya Saito Architects This one-story house is for an old couple will spend their rest of life after retirements. The house is located in Yagiyama hilly district which lies south of a Hirosegawa river terrace. It it a historical residential area developing […]

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