Tag: Competition

Timeless Cube - National Museum of Afghanistan \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Timeless Cube – National Museum of Afghanistan \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• October 13, 2012 • Comments (1)

The construction of the Afghan museum celebrates the richness of Afghanistan’s cultural heritage and the spirit of its peoples. In a nation devastated by war, the wealth of its cultural background and the spirit of its peoples are embodied here. In spite of the years of conflict and turmoil, the underlying strengths of the country […]

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Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

Architects Association Headquarters Competition: 2nd Prize \ lab07 + JMV Architects

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• September 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Architects’ Association of the State of Veracruz launched an open architectural design competition for its headquarters to be located in the city of Cordoba. The mission of the Architect’s Association in Mexico is to promote the architectural profession developed within the highest standards of legal, moral, and responsible practice while promoting professional development, public […]

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Goettsch Partners designs tower for Al Hilal Bank in Abu Dhabi

Goettsch Partners designs tower for Al Hilal Bank in Abu Dhabi

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• September 6, 2012 • Comments (0)

GOETTSCH PARTNERS DESIGNS NEW COMMERCIAL TOWER FOR AL HILAL BANK IN ABU DHABI 24-storey flagship development provides contemporary office space for leading global companies. Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed the flagship commercial development for Al Hilal Bank in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Island, formerly known as Sowwah Island. The new […]

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Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

Competition entry: Ullswater Yacht Club \ PARKDESIGNED

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• August 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

This design was fora new clubhouse at Ullswater Yacht club, it was a design competition run by the RIBA. The concept reflects the calmness and fluidity of the lake in its shape, in particular in its cross section, suggesting a strong reference to the curve of a boat or yacht’s hull. Modern boat construction methods […]

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Competition: Sort Your Trash Can

Competition: Sort Your Trash Can

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• July 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Denmark’s largest waste management company seeks out help from design students from all over the world to co-create the trash can of the future. A waste management company called Vestforbrænding, from the environmentally friendly country Denmark, wants design students from all over the world to design a trash can that encourages sustainable behavior in private […]

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Competition: [CASABLANCA] Sustainable Market Square

Competition: [CASABLANCA] Sustainable Market Square

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• July 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

This is a small introduction of the next competition [CASABLANCA 05]. The aim of this International Competition is to design a New Sustainable Market Square in Casablanca. A Market square is a public open area where market stalls are traditionally set out for trading, commonly on particular days. Sustainable Architecture is a general term that […]

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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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BIG Wins a MÉCA TO CULTURE in Bordeaux

BIG Wins a MÉCA TO CULTURE in Bordeaux

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• June 20, 2012 • Comments (0)

Team BIG+FREAKS freearchitects, dUCKS scéno, Khephren Ingénierie, VPEAS, ALTO Ingénierie, Vincent Hedont, PBNL, Mryk & Moriceau, Ph.A wins the competition to design a new 12 000 m2 cultural center on the riverfront of Bordeaux, merging three cultural institutions into one single building. The new Maison de l’Économie Créative et de la Culture en Aquitaine, MÉCA, […]

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Proposal of Architecture Pavilion \ Ubicuo Diseño + Deriva Colectivo

Proposal of Architecture Pavilion \ Ubicuo Diseño + Deriva Colectivo

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• June 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

Ubicuo Diseño + Deriva Colectivo proposed the Architecture Pavilion for the competition of Arhitekton magazine. + Project statement Our intention was to forget about formal aspects of the skin of the pavilion, we were interested more in what could happen inside of that relatively small container (12.0 x 3.60 x 4.0 mts), in their surroundings […]

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Turbine Bridge - Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition \ Adam Wiercinski + Borys Wrzeszcz

Turbine Bridge – Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition \ Adam Wiercinski + Borys Wrzeszcz

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• May 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Turbine Bridge is the competition proposal entry designed by Adam Wiercinski, Borys Wrzeszcz – DWAWU architects for Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition. Turbine bridge is a connection between the traditional bridge and a hydroelectric power station. The rotating turbine is powered by river current and generates electricity. The bridge is self-sufficient and accumulates energy for […]

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