lunes, 28 de mayo de 2018

DEZEEN: Eight of Will Alsop's visionary but unbuilt architectural proposals

British architect Will Alsop, who passed away this week, sought to push the boundaries of architectural possibility. Here we take a look at eight of his unrealised designs, which demonstrate his ambitious approach.


lunes, 21 de mayo de 2018

ARCHDAILY: C.F. Møller Architects Release Images of Proposed Urban Realm for Oslo Central Station

C.F. Møller Architects Release Images of Proposed Urban Realm for Oslo Central Station,Courtesy of C.F. Møller Architects

C.F. Møller Architects have collaborated with Kristin Jarmund Architects and Rodeo Architects in the design of a new urban realm at Oslo Central Station in Norway, comprising a square, hotel, and high-rise building. The scheme seeks to create an attractive recreational area around the transport hub, connecting different areas and terrain differences in an organized, efficient flow.
The latest scheme represents a further development of a proposal by C.F. Møller Architects and Kristin Jarmund Architects for the area in a prequalified architectural competition in 2009


domingo, 6 de agosto de 2017

bbc network: A sustainable mixed-use development springs from a Dutch city center like a green-fringed crystal formation

Rendering of the sloped roofs and 45-degree angled buildings at Nieuw Bergen from MVRDV

Imaginary planes at an angle of 45 degrees are drawn from the footprint of neighboring residential buildings, which results in building forms with jagged silhouettes. The 45-degree angles provide the maximum amount of sunlight for the houses and the public spaces and make the roofs less visible from the ground floor.