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Vo Trong Nghia’s FPT University Ho Chi Minh City is Inspired by a "Forested Mountain"

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has begun work on FPT University Ho Chi Minh City, a building set to begin a renewal of the natural landscape previously destroyed by mass development. In the city of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, only 0.25% of the city is covered in greenery, contributing to environmental stress on its infrastructure - frequent energy shortages, increased pollution, and rising temperatures are more common as the city grows. Read more after the break

Atkins Begins Work on Vietnam's Tallest Building

Atkins has broke ground on a 460-meter skyscraper in Vietnam that is set to be country's tallest. The 81-story development, Vincom Landmark 81 will rise in Ho Chi Minh City's Vinhomes Central Park, near the Saigon River, as a cluster of 25 extruded cubes capped with roof gardens. It will be comprised of serviced apartments, a hotel and retail anchored by a large shopping center and landscaped corridor.

Saigon House / a21studio

  • Architects: a21studio
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • Area: 3x15m
  • Project Year: 2015
  • Photographs: Quang Tran

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2H House / Truong An architecture + 23o5Studio

  • Architects: Truong An architecture, 23o5Studio
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • Design Team: Nguyen Cong Duy, Ngo Viet Khanh Duy, Tran Nhan Hai
  • Project Year: 2014
  • Photographs: Quang Tran

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3x10 House / DD concept

  • Architects: DD concept
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, District 7, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • Architect in Charge: Anh Dung To
  • Area: 110.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2014
  • Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

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S HOUSE 3 / Vo Trong Nghia Architects

  • Architects: Vo Trong Nghia Architects
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • Architects in Charge: Vo Trong Nghia, Masaaki Iwamoto, Kosuke Nishijima
  • Architect: So Adachi
  • Contractor: Wind and Water House JSC
  • Area: 31.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2014
  • Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

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NQ House / Nha Dan Architect

  • Architects: Nha Dan Architect
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
  • Architect in Charge: Nguyen Dinh Gioi , Nguyen Van Anh
  • Design Team: Nguyen Phan Anh Tuan , Tran Minh Phuoc , Pham Thi Cam Van
  • Area: 141.0 sqm
  • Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

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Factory Office Renovation / Vo Trong Nghia Architects

  • Architects: Vo Trong Nghia Architects
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Architects in Charge: Vo Trong Nghia, Masaaki Iwamoto
  • Project Architect: Kuniko Onishi, Nguyen Viet Hung
  • Area: 486.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2013
  • Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki, Courtesy of Vo Trong Nghia Architects

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In Progress: Farming Kindergarten / Vo Trong Nghia Architects

  • Architects: Vo Trong Nghia Architects
  • Location: Đồng Nai, Vietnam
  • Principal Architects: Vo Trong Nghia, Takashi Niwa, Masaaki Iwamoto
  • Project Team: Tran Thi Hang, Kuniko Onishi
  • Area: 3800.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2013
  • Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

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Bar 4P's / 07BEACH Architectural Design Studio

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Staircase for Dogs / 07BEACH

© Hiroyuki Oki / Decon Photo Studio
© Hiroyuki Oki / Decon Photo Studio

The staircase for dogs, by 07BEACH, was part of the design method for this simple house in Vietnam. The architects envisioned not just a comfortable place to live, but a space where daily life will be more fun than usual. Therefore, as a unique design feature, the house represents the client’s affection for their two dogs. More images of the project after the break.

House in Go Vap / MM++ Architects

  • Architects: MM++ Architects
  • Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Architects: MM++ Architects / MIMYA.co
  • Project Architect: My An Pham Thi
  • Area: 255.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photographs: Nam Bui

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