Whilst designed by David Chipperfield Architects, Pacific Quay (docks are never called 'dock' these days) Studios was completed by Keppie Design in a slightly controversial move which some say was an example of the BBC bottling-out of their much vaunted committment to top-notch architecture. Suffice to say though, the quality of detail is still a delight in this somewhat deceptive building... Pacific Quay is a completely modern name: the partially-filled dock that formerly occupied the site…
Kukje Gallery / SO-IL
After 3 years of design and construction, SO – IL, the architectural studio of Florian Idenburg and Jing Liu, complete a space for Kukje Gallery, in...
18 Kowloon East / Aedas
Completed in 2010 in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong (SAR). Images by Aedas. Aedas shared with us their design for a 28-storey mixed-use building which includes housing, offices, retail spaces and a car park. A design with...
cape town. south africa. “Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the Earth are never alone or weary of life.” -Rachel Carson
Population density in Hong Kong illustrated by the close packing of city apartments - There is literally a sea of people in Hong Kong. The population density in Hong Kong is one of the highest in the world. So it's actually quite easy to find these tightly packed high-rise residential buildings in various parts of the city. They kind of remind me of crystal lattices.
First Look: MVRDV Completes Largest Covered Market in the Netherlands
Rotterdam’s very own, MVRDV has completed the Netherlands’ first covered market: the Markthal Rotterdam. Unlike any o...
Gallery of Garcias House / Warm Architects - 13
Image 13 of 34 from gallery of Garcias House / Warm Architects. Photograph by Wacho Espinosa
Gallery of Villa Extramuros / Vora Arquitectura - 9
Image 9 of 22 from gallery of Villa Extramuros / Vora Arquitectura. Photograph by Alexandre Gemper
Amore Pacific Research & Design Center / Alvaro Siza, Carlos Castanheira and Kim Jong Kyu
Completed in 2010 in Yongin-si, South Korea. Images by Fernando Guerra | FG+SG. Amore Pacific is a brand of cosmetics, products used in industrial quantities by oriental women to enhance their beauty, hide imperfections or to...