FPM GAP Academy / I|K Studio


I|K Studio shared with us their masterplan design with an energy network for an academy outside of Port-au-Prince. This design will serve as a model of offset power production independent from a central utility. More images and project description after the break.

Crossing: Dialogues for Emergency Architecture Exhibition

Our friends Simon Kim & Mariana Ibanez from sent us this info on their installation for the exhibition “Crossing: Dialogues for Emergency Architecture”. The opening is  May 12 at the National Art Museum of China.

You can see more images and architect’s description, after the break.

ORDOS 100 #18: I|K Studio

This villa is located in plot #55 of the ORDOS project.

Architects:  – Mariana Ibanez, Simon Kim
Location: Ordos, Inner Mongolia,
Project team: Chris Shusta, Anthony Dimari, Juta Cinco, Aimee Epstein, Michael Powers, Elizabeth Bishop, Carnaven Chiu
Structural Consultant: Paul Kassabian
Design year: 2008
Construction year: 2009
Curator: Ai Weiwei, Beijing, China
Client: Jiang Yuan Water Engineering Ltd, Inner Mongolia, China
Constructed Area: 1,000 sqm aprox