Tag: Waterfront architecture

36 The Calls Design Competition | P+HS Architects

36 The Calls Design Competition | P+HS Architects

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• April 23, 2010 • Comments (4)

This proposal by P+HS Architects is one of the short-lister for the international “36 The Calls Design Competition” run by the Architects Journal with developer Citu. Entrants were asked to draw up proposals for an ‘iconic’ commercial building in Leeds, on a tight car-park plot on the north bank of the River Aire. The objective […]

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Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

Taj Lands End : Taj Hotel | Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

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• April 6, 2010 • Comments (1)

American architectural firm Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design has designed an iconic Taj Hotel for Taj Lands End design competition entry in Mumbai, India. The hotel is developed from the idea of “wave” that shaped by fins from its podium to hotel tower, while creating a cascade of terraces and decks at southern edges, it […]

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The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

The Sail @ Marina | NBBJ

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• April 5, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Sail @ Marina Bay by NBBJ is the mixed-use building comprising apartment units, several restaurants, health clubs, recreation decks with pools and tennis courts, and parking. As the 10th largest residential high-rise in the world, and the largest high-rise in Singapore, the Sail @ Marina Bay has become Singapore’s newest city icon. It carves […]

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Grand Canal Square Theatre and Commercial Development | Architekt Daniel Libeskind AG

Grand Canal Square Theatre and Commercial Development | Architekt Daniel Libeskind AG

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• March 20, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architect Daniel Libeskind recently has completed the Grand Canal Square Theatre and Commercial Development. It comprises two extensive office buildings and a stunning theatre with the dynamic formal expression. The project aims to enhance the new urban structure of Grand Canal Harbor in Dublin, serving as a focus point for its context. The architectural concept […]

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Folded Roof House | Claesson Koivisto Rune

Folded Roof House | Claesson Koivisto Rune

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• March 14, 2010 • Comments (0)

On the Muskö island in Sweden, Swedish architectural studio Claesson Koivisto Rune designed the Folded Roof House which is an one-storey house with an asymmetric folded roof plane, bedrooms are located at two gable ends and separated by the living and dining rooms, with a full glazed opening and recessed terrace. It provides an interesting […]

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Modern Bainbridge Island Home

Modern Bainbridge Island Home

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• March 6, 2010 • Comments (2)

Stunningly Modern Bainbridge Island Home The clean modern lines of this newly constructed waterfront home are a rare and perfect match for the person looking for simplicity and a zen-like quality in a home. Striking and progressive materials are utilized throughout in this smart and edgy design. Featured in a recent Seattle AIA exhibition, the […]

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The [F] club | PROGETTOSPORE

The [F] club | PROGETTOSPORE

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• March 4, 2010 • Comments (0)

Italian studio PROGETTOSPORE has designed The [F] club located in LIDO DI CAMAIORE [LU] Italy. The plan’s aim is to build a structure which answers the needs of a beach Club and at the same time is not a visual barrier but a frame between people who walk along the shore and the seaside. The […]

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Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

Floating Gardens / SpaWellness Amsterdam | Studio Noach + Anne Holtrop

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• February 27, 2010 • Comments (3)

Dutch architectural firm Studio Noach and architect Anne Holtrop developed a floating spa wellness center based on recycled waste, in combination with a high tech sustainable climate system and an ecological and botanical coating of plants and flowers, which was invented by Frenchman Patrick Blanc. ‘Floating Gardens/SpaWellness Amsterdam‘ is a world first, and from February 20th […]

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Sunset Paradise Resort in Zanzibar | mode:lina

Sunset Paradise Resort in Zanzibar | mode:lina

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• February 9, 2010 • Comments (2)

Polish studio mode:lina architektura & consulting, in collaboration with architect Zbigniew Pyda and graphic designers Zbigniew Flakus and Krzysztof Pyda have created a brochure for potential investors interested in locating their capital in Sunset Paradise resort on Zanzibar island. + Project description courtesy of mode:lina Resort “Sunset Paradise” is situated on the west coast of […]

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Thematic Pavilion for Expo 2012 | AS/D

Thematic Pavilion for Expo 2012 | AS/D

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• February 6, 2010 • Comments (0)

Mexican architectural firm AS/D has designed the Thematic pavilion for EXPO 2012 in Yeosu Korea. Due to its site condition, the pavilion is placed perfectly at the junction of the promenade, engaging the visitors to experience the walkway towards the pavilion entrance hall. + Project description courtesy of AS/D The proposal for the thematic pavilion […]

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