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post updated 7 Aug 2020

Taiwan Architectural News

New Taiwan Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

Taiwan Architecture Designs – chronological list

20 June 2020
Lè Architecture in Taipei

13 Apr 2020
Auditorium Apartment in Taipei

3 Mar 2020
Comfort in Context House, Kaohsiung
Architects: Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute
Comfort in Context House Kaohsiung City
photograph : Moooten Studio / Qimin Wu
Comfort in Context House near Kaohsiung City
Life in the city is something that everyone tries to escape. It is full of cars, noises and things that assault our senses. Most people born in a city or who have lived there for a long time quickly grow tired of the hustle and bustle.

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29 Nov 2019
Sky Green Mixed-Use Development, Taichung
Architects: WOHA
Sky Green Taiwan
image : Koumin Lee
Sky Green Mixed-Use Development in Taichung
WOHA announces the completion of their first project in Taichung, Taiwan. In 2012 WOHA was invited by the Taichung City Government and Feng Chia University to bring its exhibition “Breathing Architecture’ to Taichung.

22 Oct 2019
Green Isle Restaurant, Kaohsiung City
Architects: Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute
Green Isle Restaurant Kaohsiung City
photo : Moooten Studio / Qimin Wu
Green Isle Restaurant Lingya District, Kaohsiung City
When Ken Lo was asked to create a third restaurant in the successful Tan Zuo Mali chain, he knew he had to push himself to go further than his two previous designs.

30 Aug 2019
Exhibition of Gamania Antarctic Expedition

8 Aug 2019
The Place Taipei Hotel Building

30 Jun 2019
Taipei Apartment, Zhuwei

22 May 2019
Filter Life
Architects: Waterfrom Design co. Ltd
Filter Life Factory Taiwan Architecture News
photograph : Kuomin Lee
Filter Life Factory Taiwan
The Filter Life brand specializing in water dispenser production and sales was given a new younger and more fashionable image under the management of the second generation ownership. Waterfrom Design transforms the perspective of space in the 30-year factory as if it were water.

20 Mar 2019
Danjiang Bridge, Taipei
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
Danjiang Bridge Taipei
render by MIR
Danjiang Bridge Taipei
Construction has begun on the world’s longest single-mast, asymmetric cable-stayed bridge, 920m long.

9 Mar 2019
Square Tea Store in Taiwan
Design: Keng Fu Lo, architect
Square Tai Cha Store in Taiwan by architect Mei-Lin Hsu
image : MEI Design Studio
Square Tai Cha Store by Mei-Lin Hsu
Located alongside the road in the mountain, the square white building reveals its charms by means of its modern architectural shapes. As a distinctive tea store, Tai Cha Store run by its third generation has been promoting the tea culture, from the perspectives of tea and related environment.

6 Feb 2019
Green Places Community Clubhouse Leisure

18 Jan 2019
Symbiotic House in Yilan

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19 Dec 2018
Lè Architecture in Taipei

3 Dec 2018
Commercial Bank Headquarters Taichung

8 Nov 2018
KCI Group Headquarters in Zuoying District

24 Oct 2018
National Trade Center in Taichung

2 Sep 2018
Recrystallization Power Plant
Architects: MEPM Lab Team
Recrystallization Power Plant Taiwan Building News
image Courtesy architecture office
Taiwan Recrystallization Power Plant
Taiwan is an island with both high biodiversity and high population density. Currently, how we generate electricity is a huge issue in Taiwan. Taiwan has the cheapest electricity prices for industrial users in Asia. This is because almost 50 percent of our energy is generated by coal-fired power plants. However, using coal increases air pollution and adversely affects peoples’ health.

30 Jul 2018
Din-a-ka Residence, Taipei City
Architects: Wei Yi International Design Associates
Din-a-Ka Residence in Taipei - Taiwan Architecture News
photograph : Dean Cheng
Taipei City House
The “Din-a-ka”, or covered walkway, was a distinct cultural and architectural feature in the early days of Taiwan’s agrarian society. It was the place for social exchanges in rural areas. In the rapidly changing social landscape, Din-a-ka is an obscure feature, rarely found these days outside fond memories of the past.

30 Jun 2018
Lè Architecture, Taipei, Taiwan Shortlisted at World Architecture Festival 2018 Awards
Lè Architecture, Taipei, Taiwan is one of 536 shortlisted entries across 81 countries:
World Architecture Festival Awards 2018 Shortlist

2 May 2018
Kaohsiung Social Housing by Mecanoo, Kaohsiung
Design: Mecanoo
Kaohsiung Social Housing by Mecanoo Taiwan Architecture News
image courtesy of architects
Kaohsiung Social Housing
The housing complex in Kaohsiung will host 234 units between 25 and 75m², designed for a large variety of users, from students, young couples to families with children, as well for elderly or people with special needs.

16 Mar 2018
Commercial Bank Headquarters Taichung – architecture award news
Design: Aedas
Commercial Bank Headquarters Taichung building
picture from architecture practice
Commercial Bank Headquarters Taichung Building
This tower won the Tall Buildings category at MIPIM/The Architectural Review Future Project Awards 2018.

31 Dec 2017
Game Apartment, Taipei
Architects: Wei Yi International Design Associates
Game Apartment Taiwan Property News
photo : JMS
Game Apartment in Taipei
What is home? In addition to being a safe haven, it is a place that accommodates and extends all kinds of possibility and happiness. Besides meeting requirements of basic “living” function, the role it plays could be richer and varied. It could be game-like, interesting changes could be generated from its shape, function or sense.

6 Dec 2017
Lè Architecture, Taipei
Architects: Aedas
Lè Architecture in Taipei, Taiwan Architecture News
image courtesy of architects
Lè Architecture in Taipei, Taiwan
6th December 2017 – At this year’s International Property Awards held in London, UK, Aedas-designed Lè Architecture in Taipei, Taiwan, first beat other office projects in Asia Pacific to become the Best Office Architecture Asia Pacific, and later topped other regional winning projects from Europe, Africa and the Americas to be the ultimate Best International Office Architecture.

Dec 4 + 2, 2017
Taichung Intelligence Operations Center
Design: Elizabeth de Portzamparc, architect
Taichung Intelligence Operations Center Building
image courtesy of architects
Taichung Intelligence Operations Center
The Taichung Intelligence Operations Center designed by Elizabeth de Portzamparc has been officially designated a winning project. Showcase of the technology and sustainability, architectural symbol thought as a real vertical neighborhood, it will become the biggest urban tower of Taichung.

20 Nov 2017 + 14 Aug 2015
Danjiang Bridge Competition
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects with Leonhardt, Andrä und Partner
Zaha Hadid Architects Danjiang Bridge Taiwan Architecture News
image : MIR
Danjiang Bridge Competition Taiwan
The Danjiang Bridge has been commissioned by the Directorate of Highways of Taiwan and will be the world’s longest single-mast asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge. Located at the mouth of Tamsui River, it is integral to the infrastructure upgrading program of northern Taiwan, enhancing accessibility throughout the region with the rapidly expanding Port of Taipei/Taipei Harbour—the region’s busiest shipping port.

5 Nov 2017
Cactus Park
Design: CCL Architects & Planners
Penghu Qingwan Cactus Park
photo : CCL Architects & Planners
Penghu Qingwan Cactus Park in Taiwan
Qingwan district is located at Penghu’s Fongguei Peninsula. Surrounded by sea, it is abundant in marine resources and natural wonders. The basaltic landscape, diverse vegetation, and forts remained from the military days make Qingwan the perfect place for tourism development.

6 Nov 2017
Fluid Mirror, Taipei
Architects: Waterfrom Design
Fluid Mirror Interior Taiwan Architectural News
photograph : Kuomin Lee
Fluid Mirror interior in Taipei
Incorporating themselves into the pleasing view of a waterfront residence, the undulate waters with ripples therein pass through the semi-circular surrounding windows and become part of the vicissitudes of your daily life.

5 Oct 2017
Ridge: Intuitive Life, Layered Structure in Taiwan
Architects: FANG XinYuan, HONG YuRu
Ridge: Intuitive Life, Layered Structure Taiwan Architecture News
photograph : Hey! Cheese
Ridge: Intuitive Life, Layered Structure
Inspired by landscape of hills outside window, spatial planning of Ridge is centered on the design approach of layering, that is, showcasing the structure layer by layer like hills, which turns out to provide habitant with an initial state of peace and abundance.

30 Jun 2017
Boundary Apartment in Taiwan, Kaohsiung
Architects: Wei Yi International Design Associates
Boundary Apartment
photograph : Hey! Cheese
Boundary Apartment
Since ancient times, there have been two choices for the rich and established; to flaunt wealth and fame, or to keep modest and low-profile; which partly reveals one’s view of life. For the owner of this flat, an elder with great fortune and rich experience, the definiteion of “home” is more about a delicate balance, a tender atmosphere, and “a piece of pure land”, claim Wei Yi International Design Associates.

8 Jun 2017
European School Yangmingshan Campus, Taipei
Architects: Aedas
Taipei European School Yangmingshan Campus
image courtesy of architects
Taipei European School Yangmingshan Campus Redevelopment
Designed by Andy Wen, Global Board Director of Aedas, the redevelopment of Taipei European School Yangmingshan Campus broke ground on 8 June 2017.

6 + 2 Jun 2017
Tainan Public Library, Tainan
Design: Mecanoo and MAYU
Tainan Public Library Building | www.e-architect.co.uk
image courtesy of architects
Tainan Public Library in Taiwan
Tainan is a city born from a history of diverse cultures, peoples and traditions. The urban fabric holds memories from the 17th century European maritime trading, the Qing Dynasty Ruling, and the Japanese settlement of the early 1900s.

Luminous Moon-Gate: Cultural Center Taichung

OISTAT Theatre Architecture Competition 2017

One More Kaohsiung Residential Tower

Y House by MVRDV in Northeast Tainan

Green Places Community Clubhouse in Tainan

Taichung Condominium Tower

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