Tag: Architecture Award

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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Dublin National Concert Hall | 3XN architects

Dublin National Concert Hall | 3XN architects

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• February 24, 2011 • Comments (1)

Danish architectural practice 3XN is one of two finalists in the prestigious competition to design Dublin’s new National Concert Hall. The competition was initiated in 2008 and the shortlist of renowned architects was soon narrowed down to two competing teams lead by Danish Architects; 3XN and Henning Larsen Architects. It is quite unique that two […]

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3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

3XN wins competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

3XN has won the competition to design the new Swedbank international headquarters in Stockholm. The new Headquarters will be one of Sweden’s most modern and innovative office buildings – focusing on transparency, Scandinavian simplicity and dynamic social environments. Behind the project is the Danish Architect 3XN in collaboration with Humlegården Fastigheter, representing the property owner […]

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BIG wins competition to design Greenland's New National Gallery

BIG wins competition to design Greenland’s New National Gallery

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• February 11, 2011 • Comments (1)

Copenhagen architects BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, in collaboration with TNT Nuuk + Ramboll Nuuk + Arkitekti have won the competition to design Greenland‘s New National Gallery. The Danish functionalistic architecture in Nuuk is typically square boxes which ignore the unique nature of Greenland. We therefore propose a national gallery which is both physically and […]

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West 57th Street Residential Building | BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group

West 57th Street Residential Building | BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group

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• February 8, 2011 • Comments (3)

Durst Fetner Residential selects BIG to design 600-unit residential building on W57th Steet in Manhattan, New York. The building is conceived as a cross breed between the Copenhagen courtyard and the New York skyscraper. The communal intimacy of the central urban oasis meets the efficiency, density and panoramic views of the tall tower in a […]

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BIG wins the International Competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant

BIG wins the International Competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant

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• January 28, 2011 • Comments (2)

Denmark-based architectural firm BIG, in collaboration with realities:united, AKT, Topotek 1 & Man Made Land have won the the international competition to design a new Waste-To-Energy Plant in Copenhagen, Denmark. The new plant is an example of what we at BIG call Hedonistic Sustainability – the idea that sustainability is not a burden, but that […]

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TVK won the Place de la République competition

TVK won the Place de la République competition

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• January 27, 2011 • Comments (1)

French studio of architecture TVK has won the international competition for the project of the new Place de la République in Paris, France. + Here are the videos to explain the concept of the project.

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C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

C. F. Møller Architects won the New Danish State Prison competition

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• December 20, 2010 • Comments (1)

The winning proposal for Denmark‘s new state prison on the island of Falster: The prison is uniquely designed as a small village and integrates several landscape features, among other things animal husbandry, within the perimeter wall. C. F. Møller Architects has won the competition to build a new, closed state prison on the island of […]

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Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

Atelier Thomas Pucher wins competition for the new Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

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• December 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

Austrian architect Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the international competition for the new seat of the world renowned Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra in Warsaw. The 20.000m2 cultural centre is housed on the site of a former Veterinary Institute with existing – yet asleep – buildings and a fairy tale park. The centre inhabits a 1.800 seat […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the Science Tower in Central Copenhagen

C. F. Møller Architects won the Science Tower in Central Copenhagen

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• November 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Science tower and urban park in the heart of Copenhagen is the winning proposal for the extension of the University of Copenhagen’s Panum complex designed by C. F. Møller Architects, in co-operation with Rambøll (Engineer) and SLA (Landscape), and together with the following consultants: aggebo&henriksen, Cenergia, Gordon Farquharson and Innova-tion Lab. The expansion will […]

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