€25m National Science and Innovation Centre of Lithuania in Kaunas, known as Science Island: online gallery launched by the architecture competition organiser.
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Vilnius is a picturesque city with a well preserved historic centre. The capital of Lithuania, and largest city, has a population of around 540,000 and is the second biggest city of the Baltic states.
Science Island is a project in Kaunas, Lithuania designed as an icon of the paradigm between the natural landscape, mankind’s intrinsic curiosity of the complexity of the universe, and the responsibility human have within it by Alper Derinbogaz.
Design contest entry by Architects of Invention for new €25m National Science and Innovation Centre of Lithuania in Kaunas: the most popular design contest ever in Lithuania with 144 design team entries.
Architects: Bread studio
The suggested building will be located at the opposite end of the stadium on the Science Island. This will form another attraction on the island, and allow for further developments between the two anchor facilities.
Architectural firm Arches has recently created a modern, eco-friendly house within close proximity to Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania and the country’s largest city.
Design: G.Natkevičius and Partners, architects
The client bought a site where an old yellow brick lodge stood. Cleaning off the plaster revealed ancient bricks. Because of the historical value of this house it was preserved by wrapping it with an outer glass shape.
Design: Studio Libeskind, Architects
The Downtown Tower-k18B is a “harmonious progression of glass volumes” – an 18-storey tower above a 6-storey podium, connected by a luminous glass-covered galeria, according to the architects.
Design: Uostamiescio projektas
On the top of the building the roof cafe with a terrace was designed offering a view to the Curonian lagoon and the Baltic sea. Over the dolphin living space the sunroof was installed, dropping the maximum amount of light into the pool area.
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