Category: Master Plan

BIG Wins Stockholmsporten Master Plan

BIG Wins Stockholmsporten Master Plan

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• March 23, 2011 • Comments (1)

BIG + Grontmij + Spacescape are the winning team for the Stockholmsporten master plan competition to design an inviting new entrance portal into Stockholm at the intersection of a newly planned super-junction. The planned Hjulsta Intersection 15 km north of Stockholm where two European highways the E18 and E4 Bypasses converge into a three level […]

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Foster + Partners' City Park selected for West Kowloon Cultural District

Foster + Partners’ City Park selected for West Kowloon Cultural District

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• March 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

After the year-long public consultation in Hong Kong, Henry Tang, Hong Kong’s chief secretary and chairman of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, announced that Foster + Partners‘ ‘City Park‘ conceptual masterplan has been selected for West Kowloon Cultural District. The project is considered to be the largest cultural initiative in the world today. The […]

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Nanjing will be transformed into a city of lanterns for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

Nanjing will be transformed into a city of lanterns for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

Populous has won the competition to design the mater plan for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. + Project description by Populous The master plan for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China has been awarded to Populous, the world’s pre-eminent firm for the design of sporting special events including Olympic Games, […]

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Centre for Promotion of Science in Belgrade | Mariusz Wrzeszcz Office

Centre for Promotion of Science in Belgrade | Mariusz Wrzeszcz Office

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• February 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Mariusz Wrzeszcz Office did a Block 39 competition proposal – Centre for Promotion of Science in Belgrade. + Project description by Mariusz Wrzeszcz Office A circle  interrupts the rigidity and uniformity of the square gri. The fragmentation is challenged. The block 39 is an entity: a perimeter with a disk. A fluid continuum that embraces […]

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Strusshamn \ Eriksen Skajaa Architects

Strusshamn \ Eriksen Skajaa Architects

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• February 14, 2011 • Comments (1)

Eriksen Skajaa Architects did an urban study for the municipality of Askøy at the west coast of Norway. Its a development of an old industrial site by the harbor into dwellings. Eriksen Skajaa Architects worked with the existing qualities in the harbour and made a dense conglomeration of wooden houses with a wide range of […]

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‘City Park’ Proposal by Foster + Partners for West Kowloon Cultural District

‘City Park’ Proposal by Foster + Partners for West Kowloon Cultural District

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• August 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Foster + Partners‘ ‘City Park‘ is one of three conceptual masterplan selected for the further development of the West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD) Conceptual Plan in Hong Kong. Another 2 conceptual proposals are ‘Project for a New Dimension‘ by Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) and ‘Cultural Connect: Key to Sustained Vitality‘ by Rocco Design Architects […]

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Cairo Eastown | Nabil Gholam architects

Cairo Eastown | Nabil Gholam architects

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• August 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

Nabil Gholam architects has designed the Cairo Eastown residential project located in the residential area of the Cairo Eastown development; bordered by a pedestrian green spine, the plots are structured around a central green space that is shared between the different clusters. The plots benefit from a strategic view towards a public green space. Project […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the Harbour Stones Master Plan

C. F. Møller Architects won the Harbour Stones Master Plan

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• July 17, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects has won the competition to design the master plan for a new housing district in the Lindholm area of Gothenburg’s old industrial port. The master plan proposal introduces a humane scale and a different architecture focusing on the small-scale urban spaces within the scheme by refining the positioning, geometry and transparency […]

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A crystalline landmark for Helsingborg | Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

A crystalline landmark for Helsingborg | Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

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• February 2, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Sweden, Danish architects Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects‘s winning project aims to create a crystalline landmark for Helsingborg. By giving the new life to the existing city waterfront, the project consists of a 16,900 m2 congress and hotel facility and 17,100 m2 housing. It was inspired by the city’s block structure, skewed and developed from […]

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Shuffle - Europan 10 competition | Eriksen Skajaa Architects

Shuffle – Europan 10 competition | Eriksen Skajaa Architects

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• January 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Eriksen Skajaa Architects, a small architecture practice run by Arild Eriksen and Joakim Skajaa has won the Europan 10 competition in Oslo with their project Shuffle. The project is exploring low rise/high density urban planning as a way to reinforce local identity, making use of passive-house concepts to shape the buildings. + Project description courtesy […]

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