Vo Trong Nghia Architects – Farming Kindergarten (Vietnam)

From the architect Vietnam historically an agricultural country is facing changes as it moves to a manufacturing based economy, taking its toll on the environment. Increased droughts, floods and salinization jeopardize food supplies, while numerous motorbikes cause daily congestion and air pollution in the cities. Rapid urbanization deprives Vietnamese children of green lands and playgrounds,…

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Vo Trong Nghia Architects – House for Trees (Vietnam)

From the architect Under rapid urbanization, cities in Vietnam have diverged far from their origins as sprawling tropical forests. In Ho Chi Minh City, for example, only 0.25% area of the entire city is covered with greenery. An over-abundance of motorbikes causes daily traffic congestion as well as serious air pollution. As a result, new…

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CPG Consultants – Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design & Media (Singapore)

From CPG Consultants According to the master plan of the 200-hectare university campus, the site where the Nanyang Technological University School of Art, Design and Media (NTU-ADM) sits is a wooded valley which was to be left as a green lung. In order to keep to the original intention of the master plan, a habitat…

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Jojko+Nawrocki Architekci – Houses In Rybnik (Poland)

from Jojko+Nawrocki Architekci Houses in Rybnik are the attempt to respond the question — what the contemporary house means nowadays? An effort focused on searching formal originality is an absolute nonsense therefore, the project of the houses is based on certain data concerning sun orientation, access to the road, vicinity of the forest, as well…

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Samoo Architects & Engineers – Buk Seoul Museum of Art (South Korea)

The Buk Seoul Museum of Art is a modern Museum by Samoo Architects &Engineer. Located in Seoul Korea. Details Project: Buk Seoul Museum of Art Owner: Location: Seoul, Korea Architect: Samoo Architects & Engineers Area: 17,113 sqm Year Completed: 2013 Country: South Korea Buk Seoul Museum of Art Gallery Buk Seoul Museum of Art Plans

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