Category: Master Plan

Scénes et Places \ 2:pm architectures + dauphins architecture

Scénes et Places \ 2:pm architectures + dauphins architecture

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• April 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

The urban shape is clarified. A huge ground treatment unifies the whole center of the city and two complementary squares, an open one and a contained one, harmonize the spaces. New spots to discover are offered to strollers and improve the urban pattern. Urban Stage The surrounding vineyard parcels landscapes inspire the new ground pattern. […]

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Quai de Queyries - Bordeaux \ ECDM

Quai de Queyries – Bordeaux \ ECDM

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• March 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has recently designed the Quai de Queyries – Bordeaux. + Project facts Program: Housing and shops Owner: Bordeaux Metropole Development Project manager / Architect: architects ECDM Location: Quai of Queyries, Bordeaux (33) Land area: 23,000 m2 Built area: 45 000 m2 floor area + All images […]

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Woods Bagot wins China Southern Airport City Competition

Woods Bagot wins China Southern Airport City Competition

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• March 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Woods Bagot has won the international competition to design China Southern Airport City, a 988-acre (400-hectare), mixed-use development set on the Liuxi River in Guangzhou, China. The design, which totals 41 million square feet (3.8 million square meters), expands the traditional corporate headquarters to an urban scale, blending business and manufacturing uses with lifestyle and […]

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Farum \ WE architecture

Farum \ WE architecture

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• March 8, 2012 • Comments (0)

Today suburbia is a typology that has been greatly criticized. We believe that suburbs have great potential in becoming qualified and generous spaces for the inhabitants. This competition was initiated by Realdania in order to create debate and visions for “The Suburbs of the Future”. Farum is today a fragmented suburb located 20 km from […]

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Arctic Research Facility \ Polar Ants

Arctic Research Facility \ Polar Ants

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• March 3, 2012 • Comments (0)

A team of four by Polar Ants (Lukasz Szlachcic, Anais Mikaelian, Laila Selim, Bita Mohamadi), having just finished an experimental, architectural project within the framework of the Design Research Lab at the Architectural Association. The statement Architecture defines, articulates and mediates the relationship between a physical environment and inhabitation. The primary investigation of this project […]

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Mountain Zhu Pedestrian Street \ Gerardo Mingo Arquitectos

Mountain Zhu Pedestrian Street \ Gerardo Mingo Arquitectos

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• March 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

The aim for the competition proposal to design a commercial pedestrian street with offices business, club houses and hotels, has been to become part of an active process that involves the appropriation and exploitation of a natural space with a powerful presence, creating an opportunity for a dialogue with the existing territory. The site has […]

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Urban Redevelopment for 'Havenkwartier' \ Office Jarrik Ouburg

Urban Redevelopment for ‘Havenkwartier’ \ Office Jarrik Ouburg

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• December 31, 2011 • Comments (0)

Office Jarrik Ouburg (OJO) made a plan for the urban redevelopment of the ‘Havenkwartier‘, the harbour of Deventer. Although the harbour will continue to function as a place for transhipment of goods, it has lost one of its biggest customers: the grain silo. The building dates from 1961 and was the first building in Europe […]

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Media Park Ciudad Juarez \ SHINE Architecture

Media Park Ciudad Juarez \ SHINE Architecture

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• December 22, 2011 • Comments (3)

 Shelter for Juarez The spatial topology intends to generate a dichotomy in use: a sheltered space with inner uses and an upper skin working as open transversal spaces in a city in vicissitude. The morphology was given by bioclimatic studies having as outcome a series of passive strategies for the extreme and complex weather of […]

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OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING - URBAN WATER LILIES - EUROPAN 11

OODA + OOIIO unveils design for LEEUWARDEN HOUSING – URBAN WATER LILIES – EUROPAN 11

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• December 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

The design of the proposal was instinctively developed under basic and determinant assumptions reflected from the local. Water, rurality, urbanity and cultural habits and traditions. We have tried to form an interactive balance among all the premises and found in nature a conceptual framework that served as a starting point for the formalization of our […]

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Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

Wurzburg Housing Competition \ OOIIO Architecture

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

OOIIO Architecture recently has designed a housing project in Wurzburg, Germany. It consists of 15 sustainable apartment blocks, with 6 floor high each one, placed in front of a Second World War runway. The buildings are related with a famous landscape exhibition in Germany called “Bundesgartenschau” and special gardens will cross all the development. According […]

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