// arthitectural / landscape

Oppenheim Architecture + Design, LLP
Marina + Beach Towers


Based on our initial reading of the site we took the opportunity to maximize the quantity of units on the beach. This approach has permitted the introduction of new unit types with the spatial adjacencies of a village. What has emerged, in addition to the typologies, is a response that is simultaneously building and landscape; […]


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XTEN Architecture
Luzern Stadtarchiv


The Luzern Stadtarchive is conceived as a marker in the landscape. In its organization and architectural expression the building is closely related to the site topography and adjacent mountains. It is the first building one sees from the street upon reaching this plateau above the city of Luzern. Due to the complexity of the site access and orientation, the building addresses […]


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OKRA
Storaa stream experience


The city of Holstebro has celebrated the completion of the public realm project around the Storaa stream and new cultural facilities, designed by OKRA and the Danish Schul office. The project is funded by the City of Holstebro and Realdania, a Danish foundation who contributes to public cultural projects. Focal point The project makes a […]


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Nabito Architects
Sensational Garden


The neighbourhood of Corso Lazio, in the city of Frosinone, Italy, can finally enjoy its first public space,that it has been expecting for 25 years now. The sensational garden represents the starting point of a big masterplan to renew and integrate the public spaces and the services to the housing neighbourhood. This lack of public […]


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World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 5


FUTURE PROJECTS Future Projects – Infrastructure Architects 61 Pte Ltd. | Little India Mass Rapid Transit Station (Singapore) Redevelopment of an existing station, relocated canal and new underground highway. The design theme is based on a cultural icon- the Sari- and its flowing for’ reflects flowing water. The layout is designed to minimise the distances travelled by passengers and […]


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MKPL Architects
Duchess Residence


The final design outcome of this 120 unit 5 storey residential development, belies the challenges that the site poses. The site is like the side of a hill, varying in height of up to 8 metres between the rear of the site to the front of the site. The terrain also rises towards the centre […]


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Choi Ropiha Fighera
Port Botany Lookout


The Millstream Lookout is located at the western end of the foreshore beach park at Port Botany. The concept makes use of an engineering rock groyne by manipulating the structure to become part of the landscape composition. The edges are contoured to soften the form and to provide a more integrated edge to the beach […]


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na3 – Studio di Architettura
Corralo


Land and sea area: Sardinia. The project indicates precise patterns of finding a simple type of equipment in support of bathing with “removable artifacts” made with environmentally friendly materials, within a structural type in “light” and biocompatible materials and innovative technologies and environmentally sustainable. We have avoided tying the “shape” our path-walkway in the final […]


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Gustafson Guthrie Nichol
Designs Landscape for the Third Phase of UW Medicine


Gustafson Guthrie Nichol (GGN) is pleased to announce their role as landscape architects for the third phase of UW Medicine’s research hub in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, which broke ground earlier this month. UW Medicine’s South Lake Union development is a multi-phase design and construction project that supports the UW’s internationally renowned biomedical research […]


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Atelier Peter Kis
Japanese Garden


The hill of the Japanese Garden was created from the debris of the Zoo and its surroundings after World War II. Initially there was an open air stage here, which however was unutilised for major parts of the year occupying this otherwise rather narrow area. The Japanese Garden was developed in its place and a […]


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C+S Associati
Sant’Erasmo


Located in the Nortehrn Lagoon Park north of Venice, on the southeastern edge of Sant’Erasmo island, the new water filtration plant is part of the general urban and environmental upgrading of the island that the Magistrato alle Acque di Venezia is implementing through the Consorzio Venezia Nuova, within the context of a programmatic agreement between […]


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Atmos Studio
080-23MR-Sensualscaping


Our interventions to a large house in Clapham bring the spirit and sensuality of the wonderful rear garden deep into the house, choreographing a sequence of luxurious sculptural spaces. The architecture tries to carefully capture the clients’ lifestyle, connecting the spaces of their various passions – cooking with entertaining, reading with writing, gardening with every […]


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Ciclostile Architettura
Ecole del Rusco


For the fourth edition of Ecole del Rusco: the exhibition about art and recycling in Bologna, was set up an artistic and sensory journey through the squares of the city, with five installations by young designers, dedicated to the touch, sight, taste, hearing and smell. The temporary art installation “Circolare” is a project of landscape […]


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Atelier Christian de Portzamparc
Les Jardins de la Lironde


How to live on the outskirts of the city? Rather than creating an urban zone more or less resembling a city-centre, the project seeks the preservation of the local character and quality of life of a place that does not belong to the city or to the countryside. This project aims at creating density while […]


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HASSELL
Summer Hill Flour Mills


HASSELL is advising EG Funds Management on the reinvigoration and regeneration of a former heritage flour mill, including industrial silo structures, for mixed uses and community benefit. The site will provide new residential facilities in the emerging suburbs of Summer Hill and Lewisham in inner-western Sydney. The vibrant mix of proposed uses such as cafes, […]


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Fran Silvestre Arquitectos
House in Olive Grove (Casa en un campo de olivos)


A natural landscape with fantastic panoramic views and a respectful path leading to a grove of 167 olive trees. The project is predicated on a compromise between a desire to be part of the landscape and the desire to capture it. This proposal is located at the highest end of the grove, offering a dynamic […]


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Gustafson Guthrie Nichol
CityCenterDC


Gustafson Guthrie Nichol (GGN) is pleased to announce the beginning of construction of the CityCenterDC development by Hines|Archstone in downtown Washington, DC. A new mixed-use development located on the 10-acre site of the former convention center, CityCenterDC is one of the largest downtown development projects currently underway in any U.S. city. Gustafson Guthrie Nichol participated […]


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archimedialab
Administration Building and Master Plan for ZMS Schwandorf Incineration Plant


The task to design a new administration building, reorganize the power station compound and create a new noise protection barrier offers the chance to dissolve the dichotomy of landscape and building to realize the deconstruction of those categories into one designed environment, to be experienced in a dynamic and curious fashion: Built Landscape 450 m […]


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HASSELL
Millennium Parklands


Olympic legacy: Our challenge was to design a 450 hectare park on a former industrial site. The park – originally named Millennium Parklands and now known as Sydney Olympic Park – was to provide the setting for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games and leave a valuable legacy for future generations telling them something of the […]


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Erik Giudice Architects
Stockholmsporten


The project’s center is a pedestrian and bicycle bridge that connects the neighborhoods and countryside on the road’s four sides, a work of art and a sculptural landmark: a new symbol for Stockholm. The artwork interacts with the magnificent landscape and creates a connection in time and space between nature, city and infrastructure. The bridge […]


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