Category: Master Plan

WATER VILLAGE- SHARJAH \ Office of Architecture

WATER VILLAGE- SHARJAH \ Office of Architecture

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• September 24, 2012 • Comments (2)

Introduction: At the northern edge of the emirate of Dubai, lies the neighboring emirate and city of Sharjah. Historically one of the wealthiest towns in the region and an important trading centre due to its strategic location in the gulf. While Dubai’s economy is mainly focused on free trade, finance, and tourism, Sharjah plays an […]

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Patchwork City Masterplan \ OOIIO Architecture

Patchwork City Masterplan \ OOIIO Architecture

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (1)

Madrid-based OOIIO Architecture has developed a large Masterplan Project to organize the future growth of Linkoping, a 100.000 inhabitants city in the South of Sweden. Linkoping is well-known for its Technological Industries and for its university, with more than 30.000 students. This is why the local authorities wanted to develop a new kind of Masterplan, […]

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Dongjiang Harbor Master Plan Competition \ Holm Architecture Office + Archiland Beijing

Dongjiang Harbor Master Plan Competition \ Holm Architecture Office + Archiland Beijing

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• July 9, 2012 • Comments (2)

This is the competition entry by HAO / Holm Architecture Office and Archiland Beijing for Dongjiang Harbor Master Plan. The Dongjiang Master Plan site is situated within the Binhai area, 60 kilometers outside of the city of Tianjin in Northern China on a newly developed section of the coastline. The plan includes 280,000 square meters […]

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2nd prize for Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area \ Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning

2nd prize for Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area \ Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning

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• June 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning recently won second prize in International Urban Design Competition – Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area, Taiwan. The vision responds to the extending aim of positioning Taiwan in general, and Tainan city in particular, as a major historical based tourism destination, contributing Taiwan’s economic diversification from its current […]

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Bambooline berlin \ Peter Ruge Architekten

Bambooline berlin \ Peter Ruge Architekten

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• June 14, 2012 • Comments (0)

“Bambooline berlin” by Peter Ruge Architekten is a sustainable development strategy for Berlin, it is exhibited and supported by the GALLERY DEN. Brief The bambooline berlin explores the cities urban development and proposes a new approach for the temporary, interim use of sustainable urban wasteland. A new, imaginary band complements the historically developed lines of […]

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3XN architects wins competition for Main Hospital of Copenhagen

3XN architects wins competition for Main Hospital of Copenhagen

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• May 24, 2012 • Comments (0)

A team of 3XN architects, Aarhus Architects, Nickl & Partner Architechten, Grontmij and Kirstine Jensen Studio has won the prestigious competition for the expansion of Copenhagen’s main hospital, Rigshospitalet, which is expected to be completed in early 2017. The winning proposal for the 76,000 m2 extension of Copenhagen’s most centrally located hospital ensures efficient and […]

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BIG wins "The Red Line" Waterfront Masterplan

BIG wins “The Red Line” Waterfront Masterplan

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• May 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

BIG wins the competition to revitalize the city center of the third largest city in Finland. The invited design contest calls for a strong architectural master plan, comprising residential, commercial and cultural programme, forming a new urban area around the existing Ratina sports stadium in one of the most rapidly developing regions in Finland. BIG is […]

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Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station \ Ben van Berkel/UNStudio and EE&K, with Jacobs and Buro Happold

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• May 1, 2012 • Comments (1)

UNStudio and EE&K a Perkins Eastman company, and Jacobs Engineering have submitted a proposal for a scope of work to develop a Master Plan of Los Angeles Union Station. Ben van Berkel of UNStudio, along with Jonathan Cohn of EE&K, presented their ‘Vision Board’ – a conceptual rendering in the year 2050, showing Los Angeles […]

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Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park \ 10 Design

Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park \ 10 Design

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• April 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project is an examination of the relationship between a pristine rural landscape and the advancing forces of a rapidly growing city. Galaxy Yabao Hi-Tech Enterprises Headquarter Park is close to the central zone of Futian District, Shenzhen China. The Gross site area is about 65 ha; and the GFA is over 1,050,000 sqm, consisting […]

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Manhattan Mountain \ Ju-Hyun Kim

Manhattan Mountain \ Ju-Hyun Kim

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• April 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Recent news coverage for the 7-acre parcel, Manhattan’s biggest undeveloped, publicly owned development site south of 96th Street, has provided the chance to contemplate many important urban issues. Firstly, are we taking full advantage of this great opportunity to develop a vast land in the heart of Manhattan, or just limiting our imagination under current […]

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