Category: Architecture

BIG Unveils Ski Resort in Lapland

BIG Unveils Ski Resort in Lapland

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• December 13, 2011 • Comments (2)

BIG wins an invited competition for a 47.000 m2 ski resort and recreational area in Levi. The future Ski Village will transform the existing Levi ski resort into a world class destination, offering top quality accommodation and leisure services for skiers of all levels and demands. The proximity to the Kittilä airport ensures easy access […]

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Istanbul Disaster Prevention and Education Centre \ Shine Architecture

Istanbul Disaster Prevention and Education Centre \ Shine Architecture

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• December 11, 2011 • Comments (1)

-Safe Enclosures for Istanbul- … It’s time to transmit calm state of mind, to keep focus… to concentrate, to gather for a common cause… a time to look for the others…to shelter life…to learn from our environments… been aware and responsive. Organization is the key. Seeking to help, find solutions and take care of the […]

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Tour Saint Jean \ ECDM

Tour Saint Jean \ ECDM

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• December 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

The creation of an emergent element is an opportunity to rethink the relationship between the new neighborhood and the surrounding landscape. Because of its status, size and the culture, the quarter is a unique area within Bordeaux. The site is emblematic of the changes that have transformed our industrial cities, of paradigm shifts that have […]

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The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

The Scotts Tower \ UNStudio

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• December 7, 2011 • Comments (0)

Ben van Berkel / UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower unveiled today in Singapore UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower in Singapore will be the first development to be unveiled today under the Far East Organisation’s new SOHO brand. Designed to conserve space whilst maximizing live/work/play areas, The Scotts Tower presents a new dimension of […]

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Ensemble de bureaux Zac Seguin - Boulogne-Billancourt  \ ECDM architectes

Ensemble de bureaux Zac Seguin – Boulogne-Billancourt \ ECDM architectes

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• December 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

The creation of an emergent element is an opportunity to rethink the relationship between the new neighborhood of Le Trapèze and the Grand Paris area. This punctuation highlights the metropolitan character of the site by creating a landmark which can be viewed from afar. Because of its status, size and the culture, Le Trapèze is […]

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Istanbul Disaster Prevention and Education Centre \ OODA

Istanbul Disaster Prevention and Education Centre \ OODA

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• November 30, 2011 • Comments (1)

This competition intent was to establish a proposal for a centre fully equipped with adequate technology and facilities in order to be prepared against a disaster that may affect Istanbul and to develop public consciousness about the disasters in general and specifically about earthquakes. Along this the centre will also be hosting relevant courses, venues […]

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National competition "designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki"

National competition “designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki”

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• November 30, 2011 • Comments (2)

Designed by Raptaki Iro, Plastirasn Nikolas, Paschalidis Stavros & Klepkos George, the proposal of Water Cube was listed among the 20 finalists in the National competition “designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki“. The competition brief asked the participants to design 4 stops in the city of Thessaloniki in Greece, in order to be used by waterbuses […]

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Architects Collective Receives Austrian Client's Award 2011 for Klinikum Klagenfurt

Architects Collective Receives Austrian Client’s Award 2011 for Klinikum Klagenfurt

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• November 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

A modern, innovative and trend-setting hospital The new project for the Provincial Hospital in Klagenfurt is innovative in many ways. The latest Medical Technology along with an enhanced cross-utilization of medical equipment and facilities (operating rooms, examination and treatment rooms and wards in the logistics field) give this new hospital a pioneering status in Europe. […]

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Medical Library Oasis \ HPP architects

Medical Library Oasis \ HPP architects

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• November 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

With the new Medical Library Düsseldorf´s Heinrich-Heine-University receives a pulsating space for studying, reading, learning, inspiration and social encounter. Exactly two years after the ground-breaking ceremony, today the medical department of Heinrich-Heine-University and the University Clinic celebrate grand opening. The design for the 38 meter high structure stacks the various functions on top of one […]

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Astarte Suites Hotel \ Aygoustis Krousis

Astarte Suites Hotel \ Aygoustis Krousis

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• November 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Astarte Suites Design Hotel is suggested place to stay in Financial Times (2007), NY Times(2010) and Conde Nast Traveler(2009), while on 2007 became member of Boutique Hotels & Resorts International, and won 3rd place as “Greece Leading Boutique Hotel” 2011 World Travel Awards. Astarte Suites is a spectacular 9-room complex designed by Aygoustis Krousis and […]

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