Sanya Lake Park Super Market Proposal / NL Architects

01:00 - 2 May, 2013
Sanya Lake Park Super Market Proposal / NL Architects, Courtesy of NL Architects
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Housing Corporation VANKE recently asked NL Architects to make a proposal for a Super Market as part of a big resort in Sanya, the southernmost city in China. Renowned for its tropical climate and for being a popular tourist destination, the site of the resort will consist of three clusters of large residential slabs of 21 stories high enveloping semi enclosed gardens. The public space plays a crucial role in the atmosphere of the area as a whole so a lot of consideration is going into creating a pleasant environment. More images and architects’ description after the break.

'Shenyang International Automobile City' Winning Proposal / SBA International

01:00 - 1 May, 2013
'Shenyang International Automobile City' Winning Proposal / SBA International, Courtesy of SBA International
Courtesy of SBA International

SBA International’s concept of a sustainable development among industry, business and residential in the Chinese city of Shenyang just won the first prize in the in the "Tiexi Waterfront Area" competition. Their ‘Clean City Concept’ includes a reduction of CO2 emissions, environmental green areas and office buildings which comply with the latest standards of a ‘Green Building’. The planning area is divided in three theme areas and in total covers an area of 90 square kilometers. More images and architects’ description after the break.

From East Bookstore / Scenic Architecture Office

01:00 - 30 April, 2013
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HAD Office / Had Architects

01:00 - 30 April, 2013
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Harbin, Heilongjiang, China
  • Design Team

    Tang Jiajun, Wang Conglong
  • Area

    515.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

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The Vanke Sales House / AECOM

01:00 - 29 April, 2013
The Vanke Sales House / AECOM, © Sergio Marquez
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Xiamen, China
  • Architect in Charge

    Aki Omi
  • Project Director

    Hiroyuki Shinohara
  • Project Manager

    Yi-Chieh Su
  • Design Team

    Sergio Marquez, Jie Edence Zhao, Yi-Ting Alice Chiu, Po Wei Lai, Chao Wei-Hsiang
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

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Vanke One City / Kokaistudios

01:00 - 29 April, 2013
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Famen Temple Zen Meditation Center Winning Proposal / OAC

01:00 - 28 April, 2013
Famen Temple Zen Meditation Center Winning Proposal  / OAC, Courtesy of OAC
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Following OAC’s win in the international design competition and completion of the master plan for the Famen Temple Zen Meditation Center in 2012, the architects recently completed the schematic designs for the buildings, landscape, and experiential features and art installations for meditation in the first phase of the project called the ‘Eightfold Path Forest’. As part of the new cultural master plan development on the site of the renowned 1,800 year-old Famen Buddhist Temple (aka Dharma Gate Temple) outside Xi’an, China, this project is one of the largest architectural and landscape commissions in the world focused around an historic religious temple.More images and architects' description after the break.

Clock Museum Of the Cultural Revolution / Jiakun Architects

01:00 - 27 April, 2013
Clock Museum Of the Cultural Revolution / Jiakun Architects, ©  Iwan Baan
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Dayi, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
  • Principal Architect

    Liu Jiakun
  • Design Team

    Yang Ying, Song Chunlai
  • Area

    3885.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs

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Restaurant by Yuanxiang Lake / Atelier Z+

01:00 - 27 April, 2013
Restaurant by Yuanxiang Lake / Atelier Z+, Courtesy of Atelier Z+
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Jia Ding Huan Cheng Lu, Jiading Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 201800
  • Architects

    Zhang Bin, Zhou Wei
  • Design Team

    Li Qin, Jin Yanlin, Wang Jiaqi, Li Yin
  • Collaborating Architect

    Shanghai Xian Dai Hua Gai Architectural Design Co. Ltd.
  • Contractor

    Yuefeng Construction Group Co., Ltd.
  • Area

    500.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Atelier Z+

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Victory Street Resident Committee / Scenic Architecture

01:00 - 27 April, 2013
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Hongqiao Business District Winning Proposal / MVRDV

01:00 - 26 April, 2013
Hongqiao Business District Winning Proposal / MVRDV, © MVRDV
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Upon recently winning the competition, MVRDV's design for the Hongqiao Business District recently started construction. The plan comprises ten office towers, an underground shopping center, cultural program, parking and a sunken plaza which will bring a more intimate form of urban life into an area currently dominated by large boulevards and urban expressway’s. Located near the fourth busiest airport in all of mainland China, the 4.5ha site is divided into a small northern plot of 8,409 m2 and a larger southern plot. More images and architects' description after the break.

Shanghai Roche Master Plan & Office Building / EXH Design

01:00 - 26 April, 2013
Shanghai Roche Master Plan & Office Building / EXH Design, Courtesy of EXH Design
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Shanghai, China
  • Area

    16700.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of EXH Design

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Anting Culture and Sports Activity Centre / Atelier Z+

01:00 - 24 April, 2013
Anting Culture and Sports Activity Centre  / Atelier Z+, Courtesy of Atelier Z+
Courtesy of Atelier Z+
  • Architects

  • Location

    Anting, Jiading, Shanghai
  • Architects

    Zhang Bin, Zhou Wei
  • Design Team

    Wang Jiaqi, Lu Jun, Li Ying, Li Qin, Zhuang Sheng, Guo Yue
  • Area

    16171.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Atelier Z+

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Hu Huishan Memorial / Jiakun Architects

01:00 - 24 April, 2013
Hu Huishan Memorial / Jiakun Architects, © Iwan Baan
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Anren Town, Sichuan Province, China
  • Architects

    Liu Jiakun, Luo Ming, Zhang Tong, Sun En
  • Area

    52.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2009
  • Photographs

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Wuxi Masterplan: Mixed Use Building Complex Proposal / ATENASTUDIO

01:00 - 24 April, 2013
Wuxi Masterplan: Mixed Use Building Complex Proposal / ATENASTUDIO, © ATENASTUDIO
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ATENASTUDIO, in collaboration with Archmaster studio, has developed a masterplan for a new district in WuxiChina, which takes a 200,000 sqm buildable zoning lot to present two main keywords which are the base of all design choices and that can be defined as generator elements of all the project: landscape and waterscape. The intention is to emphasize to the maximum the presence of water making it become a diffuse system, introducing it inside the area and in every part of the project, and using it as if it was a “3D liquid material”. More images and architects' description after the break.

Community Pavilion at Jintao Village / Scenic Architecture

01:00 - 23 April, 2013

W House / Slow Architecture

01:00 - 22 April, 2013
W House / Slow Architecture, © Fei Zhiwei
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In Progress: Shenzhen Qianhai Exhibition Center / Urbanus

01:00 - 22 April, 2013
In Progress: Shenzhen Qianhai Exhibition Center / Urbanus, Courtesy of Urbanus
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
  • Project Designers

    Meng Yan, Zhou Chengsong, Lin Ting, Chen Lansheng, Jessica Cheung, Xie Shengfen, Li Jiajia, Chen Danping
  • Collaborating Architect

    Shenzhen Institute China Academy of Building Research
  • Area

    4323.7 sqm
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Urbanus

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