The site chosen for the project is one of only a few locations in the world where the ancient sea bed is still visible after tectonic activity elevated the bed to a 100 metres above sea level. Arup and Grimshaw have worked with the existing natural ridges and ravines that traverse the site to design the buildings and walkways, within the spectacular undulating land.
Designed by Architects DL Atelier Sanbao, Art Museum is located in Sanbao village, a scenic place not far from the Central City of Jingdezhen, the porcelain capital of China. In the past decade, porcelain artists were attracted here to build their own studios.
As the result of an invited competition GERNER GERNER PLUS recently completed a residential building with the Wolfshof in the twelfth urban district of Vienna that offers residents not only top-quality living space but also a spacious communal courtyard with “Naschgarten” – “snack garden”.
Penghu Qingwan Cactus Park has been transformed by CCL Architects & Planners from the important military base in the past to the new tourist attraction.
Foster + Partners, Architects designed the new children’s playground at Ashburnham Community School in West London which opened to shrieks of delight, as the children got a first taste of the recently transformed school grounds.
Approval for masterplan of 2,675 new homes, 62 acres of employment & industrial space, 3 new schools, community facilities, a new railway station at a former airfield in north Bristol.
TCL’s Adelaide’s Botanic Gardens Wetland has won the 2017 Sustainability Award for Landscape and Urban Design. The Wetland is a highly urbanised waterway near the centre of Adelaide.
Piet Oudolf and LOLA landscape architects are designing the landscape around Gasklockan in Hjorthagen, located northeast of Stockholm. The beautiful old gasometers, left by the industry as a collection of built objects, is like a family of strangers.
The design concept by Cox Architecture was to create an elegant sweeping glistening ribbon pathway counterpoised and referenced to the water spray from the 8.6m high Merlion statue in Marina Bay.
A new park designed by Balmori Associates at São Paulo Corporate Towers celebrates the Mata Atlântica forest’s biodiversity and spatial richness in the dense urban fabric of São Paulo.
DIALOG architecture news
newstudio architecture inc. and DIALOG join forces: as of April 1, the firms will merge and operate as one from DIALOG’s Edmonton studio.
Designed by FGMF Arquitetos Casa Mirante has strong modernist roots, which include the intensive use of brise-soleil, free plant and facade, also proposing relations with the view, nature and gardens.
Gustafson Porter + Bowman news – Taikoo Place, Hong Kong, will create an inclusive open public space with lush native vegetation and sculptural water features.
This contemporary reconfiguration, by Anton Kouzmin Architecture, of a Victorian terrace overlooks a new roof garden. The garden follows the traditional gabled roof form and serves as an external link to the tree canopy of the adjacent pocket park.