Tag: Waterfront architecture

Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

Rosewood Sanya & International Finance Forum \ Goettsch Partners

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• February 21, 2014 • Comments (0)

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed a new resort and meeting destination on China’s Hainan Island in Haitang Bay. Developed by Poly Real Estate Group, the complex features a 729-key resort hotel and serviced apartment tower, a 28,000-square-meter International Finance Forum convention center, a series of connecting retail buildings, and a modest visitors center. […]

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Honeycomb resort in Bahamas \ BIG + HKS + MDA

Honeycomb resort in Bahamas \ BIG + HKS + MDA

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• January 28, 2014 • Comments (0)

BIG + HKS + MDA have unveiled the design for the new Honeycomb building and its adjacent public plaza in The Bahamas – a 175,000 ft² (ca. 16,000 m²) residential building with a private pool on each balcony overlooking the marina. Albany is a modern paradise-like beach and golf resort community, located on the south […]

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The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

The Hotel at the end of the Earth \ Architect Todd Saunders

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• January 11, 2014 • Comments (6)

The Fogo Island Inn is a five star hotel and art gallery designed by Saunders Architecture. The newly open Inn is situated on the rugged coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The 29 guest rooms all face the ocean and look onto the fishing grounds that originally attracted people to Fogo Island centuries ago. The restaurant at […]

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MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

MET Studio to design Environmental Education Centre in Hong Kong

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• November 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

MET Studio has been commissioned as the lead exhibition designer for a 2,000 sq m Environmental Education Centre to be housed within the new Sludge Treatment Facility in the Tuen Mun district of Hong Kong, which will be the world’s largest of its kind on completion. The project is being funded by the Environmental Protection […]

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Star House \ AGI architects

Star House \ AGI architects

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• November 13, 2013 • Comments (1)

AGI architects designed the Star House in Bnaider, Kuwait. Nestled into the landscape, this beach house blends with the natural topography of the coastline of Kuwait. It slowly unfolds itself to the visitor, as it is approached from the desert. Upon entry, one gets glimpses of the sea whilst going down to the public space […]

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Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

Organic Cities \ Luca Curci architects

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• October 18, 2013 • Comments (3)

Luca Curci architects studio has designed a landmark for the United Arab Emirates skyline with an innovative project based on the concept of “Organic Cities”. The organic buildings become part of the new megalopolis, merging and mixing residential elements with business divisions, shopping life with wellness areas, cultural places with social life. The aim is […]

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Shanghai Fish Community Art Gallery \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

Shanghai Fish Community Art Gallery \ Studio 7 of Urban Architecture China

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• October 10, 2013 • Comments (1)

The site is situated in the middle of an artificial lake in south-east Shanghai, China. Being the first to be completed and the focal point of the 5 commercial buildings planned, the showroom is intended to become a remarkable landmark for the new development. The circular shape of the floor plans was determined by the […]

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The Blue Planet wins World Architecture Festival Award

The Blue Planet wins World Architecture Festival Award

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• October 4, 2013 • Comments (0)

Denmark’s new National Aquarium, designed by 3XN, has won the Display Award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Inspired by the shape of water in endless motion, Denmark’s new National Aquarium, The Blue Planet is shaped as a great whirlpool, and the building itself tells the story of what awaits inside. The WAF judges […]

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Interior of Laucala Island Resort in Fiji \ Lynne Hunt London

Interior of Laucala Island Resort in Fiji \ Lynne Hunt London

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• September 28, 2013 • Comments (2)

Following years of secrecy as a hush-hush getaway for the rich and famous, Laucala Island, the idyllic, one-of-a-kind South Pacific resort, has been unveiled to the public and is currently being refreshed by its original interior designer, Lynne Hunt London. With 25 villas, five restaurants and bars, an 18-hole championship golf course, a chapel, a […]

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Seepark Hotel Lindner in Klagenfurt \ Trecolore architect

Seepark Hotel Lindner in Klagenfurt \ Trecolore architect

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• August 19, 2013 • Comments (1)

The complex divides the highly frequented street from the new arranged natural park. It is partly embedded into the ground. On the parking side large windows allow the view into the functional areas (wellness, seminar, and therapy). The lanes for bikes and pedestrians are following the new erected territory and preserve the sight towards the […]

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