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Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

Winners 2011 Skyscraper Competition Announced

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• March 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

WINNERS OF THE 2011 SKYSCRAPER COMPETITION ORGANIZED BY EVOLO MAGAZINE IN NEW YORK CITY eVolo Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Skyscraper Competition. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition recognizes outstanding ideas that redefine skyscraper design through the use of new technologies, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations, along with […]

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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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Biomass Power Station | Hinton Cook Architects

Biomass Power Station | Hinton Cook Architects

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• March 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

Hinton Cook Architects has designed the Biomass Power Station. The approach was taken to create an attractive building, which will sit comfortably within its surroundings, is sensitive to its Green Belt location and will act as an exemplar of architectural and environmental design. + Project description by Hinton Cook Architects THE SITE Situated in a […]

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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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A Room for London - The Whispering House \ Mjölk architekti

A Room for London – The Whispering House \ Mjölk architekti

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• February 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Whispering House by Czech architectural office mjölk architekti is one of the shortlisted design for the architectural competition “A Room for London” commissioned by Living Architecture. Visibility and exposure are major character traits of the location on the roof of Queen Elizabeth Hall. The feature to present oneself to other people to built by […]

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The Architectural Digest Home Design Show + Artist Project NY Competition

The Architectural Digest Home Design Show + Artist Project NY Competition

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• February 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Kultivate has partnered with Crystal Stone on Dare to Design, a unique design project to be showcased at the  Architectural Digest Home Design Show and The Artist Project NY in March. The Architectural Digest Home Design Show and The Artist Project NY have offered Crystal Stone and fellow stone company International Stone Collections the opportunity […]

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Dress Code | Complex City

Dress Code | Complex City

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• February 17, 2011 • Comments (1)

Dress Code is an elementary school designed for the community of Fréchy in SWITZERLAND. It is surrounded by farming areas and nearby hills. Under the idea that once the program and the function are defined, the architect’s job consists in dressing up architecture; Dress Code was conceived. It gives a major importance to the facades […]

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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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