Tag: Waterfront architecture

National competition "designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki"

National competition “designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki”

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• November 30, 2011 • Comments (2)

Designed by Raptaki Iro, Plastirasn Nikolas, Paschalidis Stavros & Klepkos George, the proposal of Water Cube was listed among the 20 finalists in the National competition “designing the upcoming public water-transport stations / Thessaloniki“. The competition brief asked the participants to design 4 stops in the city of Thessaloniki in Greece, in order to be used by waterbuses […]

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Busan Camellian Opera House \ Matteo Cainer Architects

Busan Camellian Opera House \ Matteo Cainer Architects

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• November 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Busan Camellian Opera House provides a harmonious connection between the existing dense urban fabric of the city and the port with its myriad of waterfront activities. Camouflaged beneath its contoured envelope, it erupts from the landscape in the form of densely planted tectonic petals that connect city and sea, urbanity and landscape, providing a […]

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Masterplan for a CBD in Pingtan \ 10 Design

Masterplan for a CBD in Pingtan \ 10 Design

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• November 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

lO Designing a 93 ha Masterplan for a CBD in Pingtan, a New Cross-Strait District for China and It’s Trading Partner, Taiwan. Following a design competition IO has recently been awarded both the master plan of a 93 hectare waterfront CBD development and a new Cross Straits Forum in the island of Pingtan in China. […]

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New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

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• October 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

If you are now in Hong Kong, let’s take the chance to visit the new exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans. The Plan is based on Foster + Partners’ City Park conceptual plan which earned enormous public support and was selected by the Board of WKCDA in March 2011 as the masterplan for the […]

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Busan opera House \ Vladimir Ivanovic

Busan opera House \ Vladimir Ivanovic

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• September 19, 2011 • Comments (2)

The spirit of Opera can be developed only by architecture which joins in a whole some of the common points of human existence. In contemporary life, a need for a human has developed to the limits to, at least for a moment; go back to places which in his/her entire memory represent places of peace […]

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National Maritime Museum \ Architectural Resources Group

National Maritime Museum \ Architectural Resources Group

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• August 30, 2011 • Comments (1)

The National Maritime Museum Building is the most fully developed example of Streamline Moderne nautical style in San Francisco. Designed by local architect William A. Mooser III and constructed during the Great Depression by the Works Progress Administration, the building was originally intended to serve as a bath house at the center of the city’s […]

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Busan opera House \ Task Architects

Busan opera House \ Task Architects

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• August 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

Task Architects has designed the Busan opera House. Busan is one of the most important Korean cities and its largest port. The project is located in the newly developed area of north port . We wanted to create an Icon. A monument that would shift the vision of the world and create new experiences for each […]

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Busan Opera House \ Sanzpont arquitectura

Busan Opera House \ Sanzpont arquitectura

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• August 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Proposal made by the twin brothers of sanzpont [arquitectura] for Busan Opera House Competition. The concept of design is based on the philosophy of Korea, the balance of opposites, the Um-Yang. The fundamental idea is to create an iconic building that represents the culture in which it is immersed, to remind the native people where […]

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Busan Opera House \ OODA

Busan Opera House \ OODA

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• August 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by OODA, the scheme engages with the natural topography, articulating a multi-levelled building and integrating the different cultural activities and program seamlessly. The dominant flow circulation, flexibility and concept strategy enables full accessibility. The design concept creates spaces that blur the difference between building and landscape, intensifying the fluidity between interior and exterior spaces, […]

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Busan Opera \ Peter Ruge Architekten

Busan Opera \ Peter Ruge Architekten

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• August 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

The city of Busan plans to build a new opera house as a new symbol and multifaceted center for culture events and performances for the inhabitants and visitors on their gorgeous waterfront. Peter Ruge Architekten designed in their brand-new competition entry the opera house as new unique landmark to combine the awesome geographical situation of […]

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