Friday, April 29, 2016

Zaha Hadid’s museum in Sardinia

Posted by admin On January - 17 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS
zaha hadid architettura contemporanea cagliari Zaha Hadids museum in Sardinia Iraq will be signed by the star architect Zaha Hadid, the Museum of Mediterranean Nuragica Arts and Contemporary Art under construction in Cagliari (specifically on the waterfront of St. Elias). After the many signs in Italy and see the station HST Afragola, MAXXI of Rome, the Regium Waterfront or the New Cagliari Teatro di Verbania (just to name a few) – the Pritzker Prize Zaha Hadid also signs that the museum will be built in nuragico Cagliari bethel winning the contest organized by region of Sardinia in collaboration with Domus and PoliMi. A breathtaking coral concretion happily stranded on the shores of the Gulf of Cagliari. Blinding white sculptural architecture, like the limestone of the city that will see it rise, is open and dynamic outside and inside of which use by visitors who are invited to follow paths exhibition, educational and commercial, determines the design of the building. The architect says the victory of the Boers as Zaha Hadid: “The jury evaluated the extraordinary sensitivity of the new contextual architectural structure, which acts like a” coral concretion “follows, sews and reconfigure an entire piece of beachfront Cagliari. The project designed by Zaha Hadid for the museum and contemporary art nuragica “will be continued-Boeri – set a new landmark in the landscape of Cagliari, the opportunity for new experiences – both perceptive and location-body development and sedimentation fertile contamination between historical identity future identity throughout the island of Sardinia and territorial system. ” This piece of architecture, along the beautiful Waterfront Regium Cagliari, contributes to the regeneration of the district Sant’Elia. I guess they are proud of the Sardinians. There is some Sardinian want to comment on the project? More pictures

Tietgen Dormitory at Copenhagen

Posted by admin On January - 16 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS
Tietgen Dormitory Copenhagen 002 Tietgen Dormitory at Copenhagen The principle of inspiration for the project is the meeting of the collective and the individual, a feature inherent to the dormitory building.The simple circular Tietgen bedroom is a response to the urban context, providing a bold architectural statement in the new target area. The building is cicular – symbol of equality and community – is contrasted by projecting the volume of individual residences Read the rest of this entry »

Wooden observation tower Hemer, Germany

Posted by admin On January - 15 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS
Torre mirador de madera birk and heilmeyer 005 Wooden observation tower Hemer, Germany The building is based on the principle of the hyperboloid, which had been frequently used in steel construction by the engineer Vladimir G. Suchov (1853 – 1939). It consists of 240 pieces of straight wooden Siberian larch (glulam) with a cross section of 8 x 8 inches. A large mesh structure has been designed by two inverse maps, in which only the external, system members, bears the burdens. While other vertical members such as steel columns or a central mast, were omitted consistently. Read the rest of this entry »
1280620351 slide 8966 118827 large 528x349 Sustainable Shatyr Khan Centre Design by Foster + Partners The Shatyr Khan Center is defined as the largest tensile structure of the world. Designed by Foster Partners in Kazakhstan is characterized not only by its size and high-tech with which it was built but also by careful sustainable design: both are aspects that Foster’s architecture has been developed in recent years repeatedly. Read the rest of this entry »

Greenland National Gallery by BIG

Posted by admin On March - 11 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
 Greenland National Gallery by BIG Danish architects BIG are on a roll , right now have won the competition ( by invitation ) for the designing of the new National Gallery of Greenland , located in the capital city Nuuk , and have done it unanimously passing through over six other proposals Scandinavian architects groups ( Snøhetta , Heikkinen – Komonen , … ) . The fact is that should be recognized that BIG are experts in making architectural that functions as an icon -object , and based on there ‘ fun ‘ a bit . We were very positively surprised that this time the roof of the building is only that , the cover .
qatar02 Qatar National Convention Center by Yamasaki Architects: a eco friendly giant tree Spectacular is not it? This is the Qatar National Convention Centre designed by the Japanese Yamasaki Architects, which will open its doors in 2011.The first thing that came to mind watching the project is a great old tree from the trunk and large branches carried in the year 3000, even though my personal idea is a little crazy, we all have to admit the iconic design and avant-garde This imposing structure which also is the first between the structures of its kind to be awarded the Gold certification “in energy and environmental design green building promoted by the Council of the United States. Read the rest of this entry »
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