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Results of the Rehabilitating Mapo Oil Depot into a Cultural Depot Park competition

Posted: Thursday, September 04, 2014
The Seoul Metropolitan Government in Korea launched the Rehabilitating Mapo Oil Depot into a Cultural Depot Park international competition to gather ideas to preserve the abandoned Mapo Oil Depot, which stands as a historic icon to Seoul's industrial past. At the end of the competition, the jury…

A closer look at HAO’s winning Binhai Eco City Master Plan design in Tianjin

Posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Since Danish architect Jens Holm established Holm Architecture Office (HAO) in 2010 in New York, the office has participated and won in various competitions. In their latest design, HAO -- in collaboration with Archiland International -- shared the details of their first-prize proposal for the 49.2…

Mecanoo’s Cultural Complex in Shenzhen to begin construction

Posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Construction is finally set to start for Mecanoo's Cultural Complex in Shenzhen, the Dutch firm's first project to be built in China. Back in 2011, Mecanoo won the international competition to design the new 95,000 m2 development in Shenzhen's growing Longgang district. Equipped with three…

Rocco Design Architects selected as jury favorite for CITIC Financial Centre in Shenzhen

Posted: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Rocco Design Architects from Hong Kong was recently selected as the expert jury panel's 1st place for the new CITIC Financial Centre in Shenzhen, China. The building will become the new headquarters for the locally based CITIC Securities Company. After three selection rounds that were…

OMA’s Taipei Performing Arts Center is topped out

Posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Since OMA won the competition in 2009, the Taipei Performing Arts Center in Taiwan is gradually coming to life with the recent celebration of its topping out ceremony. OMA design team leaders Rem Koolhaas and David Gianotten, Kris Yao and Willy Yu of KRIS…

UNStudio’s “kaleidoscopic catwalk” installation from the RIBA Shanghai Windows Project 2014

Posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Reflecting its surroundings and twisting above passers-by, UNStudio's Xintiandi installation was part of the RIBA Shanghai Windows Project 2014 that happened this past spring at the Xintiandi Style Retail Mall in Shanghai. The temporary installation explored the concept of display and its relationship to public interaction.…

A tree-inspired 3rd prize proposal from the Shuter Dreamworks Green Factory competition

Posted: Thursday, August 07, 2014
Williamson Architects shared their 3rd-prize proposal for the Shuter Dreamworks Green Factory competition. The international competition sought the best design for a sustainable factory building for leading Taiwanese storage company SHUTER in Taichung, Taiwan. According to a press statement, SHUTER has plans to build the SHUTER Dreamworks…

A giant SuperStar lantern for Hong Kong’s Mid-Autumn Festival

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014
BREAD studio's giant Super Star lantern pavilion will be a dazzling spectacle underneath the moon that's expected to appear at its fullest during the Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong. The traditional annual festival celebrates the fullest moon of the year. The 50-meter structure features a rainbow-ribboned…

Archifest 2014 Pavilion Design Competition yields unexpected results with two winning proposals

Posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The Archifest 2014 Pavilion Design Competition in Singapore had the unexpected outcome of two winners. The competition invited local architects this past June to submit entries for the festival's main event pavilion. Out of a record-high 28 submitted proposals, the jury chose the following winners after two…

The “world’s largest indoor arena” by Populous officially opens in Manila, Philippines

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014
Since construction began in 2011, Populous just announced the opening of the Philippine Arena in Manila, Philippines. Commissioned by Iglesia Ni Cristo (the Church of Christ), the structure is described to be the world's largest indoor arena and will be able to accommodate up to 50,000…

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