Tag: Waterfront architecture

Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Building | Foster + Partners

Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Building | Foster + Partners

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• April 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

Foundation stone laid at Hong Kong’s new cruise terminal A foundation stone laying ceremony, attended by the Chief Executive of HKSAR, senior government officials and representatives of the architects Foster + Partners and Dragages team, has been held today to mark the start of construction of the new Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong. […]

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Noten Cultural Center | WE architecture

Noten Cultural Center | WE architecture

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• April 6, 2011 • Comments (1)

Notodden Townhall has decided to join several cultural functions such as a cafe, a museum, and a library under one roof; this allows the possibility of creating a building where people of different ages and interests can meet and interact. As a tribute to the history of the site, the roof of the building is […]

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Biomass Renewable Energy Plants | Gordon Murray Architects

Biomass Renewable Energy Plants | Gordon Murray Architects

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• March 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

British architectural firm Gordon Murray Architects were commissioned by Forth Energy, a joint venture between Forth Ports Plc and SSE (Scottish Southern Energy) to develop conceptual design proposals for a series of new Biomass Renewable Energy Plants at their ports of Dundee, Grangemouth, Rosyth and Leith in support of Section 36 Applications. The projects have […]

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Lion's Head | Bates Masi + Architects

Lion’s Head | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by Bates Masi + Architects, the Lion’s Head house was designed to set on a narrow property atop a bluff overlooking Gardiner’s Bay, this house replaces a vacation home shared by two brothers and their families for over 25 years before it was destroyed by fire. Since originally building on the site, new regulations […]

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The Wave in Vejle | Henning Larsen Architects

The Wave in Vejle | Henning Larsen Architects

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• March 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

The Wave in Vejle by Henning Larsen Architects is a new unique housing and with its sculptural and organic forms it will become the new landmark of Vejle. With the magnificent location overlooking the promenade and the bay the characteristic building both respects and challenges the potential of the area. During the day the white […]

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Baufeld 10 – HafenCity Hamburg | LOVE architecture & urbanism

Baufeld 10 – HafenCity Hamburg | LOVE architecture & urbanism

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• March 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Baufeld 10 is a mixed use building to accommodate 24 apartments, 2 commercial spaces & 1 restaurant located in HafenCity Hamburg, Germany. It was designed by LOVE archi­tec­ture & urban­ism after winning the 1st prize international competition in 2005. Living with a direct view of the port With the HafenCity Hamburg, a new district covering […]

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Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (1)

Australian architectural firm CiRCA Architecture has designed the Saffire project located in this beautiful Great Oyster Bay in Tasmania, Australia. The resort is also organic in its relationship to the site. Its form evokes memories of coastal land forms, dunes, waves or sea creatures.  The journey moves from the monumental to the more intimate personal […]

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Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Saunders Architecture has designed the six artist studios to be located in various locations on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada. Here are 3 selected studios – The Long Studio, The Tower Studio, The Bridge Studio designed for Shorefast Foundation & The Fogo Island Arts Corporation. The idea behind the forms of the various studios was to […]

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Strusshamn \ Eriksen Skajaa Architects

Strusshamn \ Eriksen Skajaa Architects

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• February 14, 2011 • Comments (1)

Eriksen Skajaa Architects did an urban study for the municipality of Askøy at the west coast of Norway. Its a development of an old industrial site by the harbor into dwellings. Eriksen Skajaa Architects worked with the existing qualities in the harbour and made a dense conglomeration of wooden houses with a wide range of […]

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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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