Archive for the ‘Exhibition Center’ Category
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
Article source: M. Castedo Architects
A new world-class hotel and conference/expo center has been proposed for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
The Silver Pearl Hotel calls for a 1000 plus room luxury property to be located 1 ½ kilometer off shore near Doha. The name of the hotel refers to a structure that will literally rise out of the sea to recall the country’s seafaring and pearl diving history.
New York based architectural firm M. Castedo Architects designed the complex along with a team of world renowned engineering firms. Pending approval, the project would be developed by Katara Hospitality, the premier Qatar hotel developer and operator.
Image Courtesy © M. Castedo Architects
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
Article source: NL architects
Young Joon Kim (yo2) is the supervisor of public space of Dongdaemun Plaza in Seoul. He has invited 10 offices to create 3 small kiosks each.
The idea is to eventually construct 30 booths that will provide room for different functions; a series of mini buildings for exhibitions, commercial activities, exchange of information, surveillance, interaction. The stalls range in size from 4, 6 to 9 m2. But what is a kiosk?
Until recently the site was occupied by two large stadiums (for baseball and soccer) that almost touched each other; a surprisingly intimate urban gesture.
Image Courtesy © NL architects
- Architects: NL architects
- Project: Dongdaemun Plaza Kiosk
- Location: Seoul, South Korea
- Coordinator: Young Joon Kim, Pieter Bannenberg, Walter van Dijk, Kamiel Klaasse
- Team: Gen Yamamoto with Jose Ramon Vives and Eke Hoekstra, Laura Riano
- Local architect: SeungSoo Shin, Design Group OZ
Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
Article source: CHYBIK + KRISTOF ASSOCIATED ARCHITECTS
The winning project of an international tender for the Czech Republic‘s pavilion at the World‘s Fair EXPO 2015 in Milan came from a young pair CHYBIK+KRISTOF ASSOCIATED ARCHITECTS. The pavilion is a house and an experience. But its life does not end when the World‘s Fair is over.
The submitter of the competition was the Office of the Commissioner of participation of the Czech Republic at the World‘s fair EXPO. At the end of 2013, the architects Ondrej Chybík and Michal Kristof won with the company KOMA Modular s.r.o., which will carry out the construction.
Image Courtesy © CHYBIK + KRISTOF
- Architects: CHYBIK + KRISTOF ASSOCIATED ARCHITECTS
- Project: Czech pavilion at EXPO 2015
- Location: Milan, Italy
- Team: Ondrej Chybik, Michal Kristof, Krystof Foltyn, Pavel Hruza, Vojtech Kouril, Veronika Mikulkova, Radim Musil
- Partners: Miss3.cz – visualizations
- Status: international public competition, 1st prize
- Client: The Office of the Commissioner of participation of the Czech Republic at EXPO 2015
- Implementation: KOMA Modular s.r.o.
- Program: exhibition pavilion, restaurant, swimming pool
- Size: 3 200 m2
- Year: 2013-15
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Article source: Renzo Piano Building Workshop
The Foundation Jerôme Seydox-Pathé is an organization dedicated to the preservation of Pathé’s heritage, and to the promotion of the cinematographic art. Its new headquarters will be located in avenue des Gobelins, on the site of a XIX century disused theater.
View of the building by night from avenue des Gobelins , Image Courtesy © Michel Denancé
- Architects: Renzo Piano Building Workshop
- Project: Pathé Foundation
- Location: Paris, France
- Photography: Michel Denancé, Paul Raftery
- Client: Foundation Jérôme Seydoux – Pathé
- Design team: B. Plattner and T.Sahlmann (partner and associate in charge) with G.Bianchi (partner), A.Pachiaudi, S.Becchi, T.Kamp; S.Moreau, E.Ntourlias, O.Aubert, C.Colson, Y.Kyrkos (models)
- Consultants: VP Green (structure); Arnold Walz (model 3d); Sletec (cost consultant); Inex (MEP); Tribu (Sustainability); Peutz (acoustics); Cosil (Light); Leo Berellini Architecte (interiors)
- Date: 2006-2014
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
Article source: MVRDV
Collection Building is an art depot open to the public. A public route zigzags through the building, from the lobby on the ground floor where a café can be found up to an exhibition space, sculpture garden and restaurant on the roof. On the way up the route passes along and through art depots and restoration workshops. In depots visible from the route, the exhibition can be changed on a daily basis by simply moving storage racks so each visit to the building can offer a unique experience. On three floors the route passes through exhibition spaces which will be programmed by Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
Image Courtesy © MVRDV – Antonio Coco
- Architects: MVRDV
- Project: PUBLIC ART DEPOT MBVB
- Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
- Photography: MVRDV – Antonio Coco
- Year: 2013
- Client: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, De Verre Bergen Foundation, the City of Rotterdam
- Program: 15.000m2 art depot with restoration facilities, exhibition spaces, offices, logistics, bar, restaurant, sculpture garden and private collectors facilities.
- Budget: 50 million Euro
- Design Team: Winy Maas, Jacob van Rijs, Nathalie de Vries with Fokke Moerel and Sanne van der Burgh, Marta Pozo Gil, Gerard Heerink, Elien Deceuninck, Saimon Gomez Idiakez, Nacho Velasco, Jason Slabbynck, Mariya Gyaurova.
- Sustainability: BREEAM Excellent (goal)
- Structure: PietersBouwtechniek
- Cost engineering: IGG Consultants
- Installations: DGMR Consultants
- Legal Project: Richard Jan Roks, Kennedy Van Der Laan, Amsterdam, with Jan Knikker, Fokke Moerel
Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
Article source: WXCA Sp.z o.o.
The objective of the competition was to find the best visions for a common exhibition space of the Baltic Sea countries in Estonia.
The Baltic Sea Art Park will be located in the downtown of Pärnu, on the left shore of the Pärnu River. According to initial plans, folk art and art work of professionals of the Baltic Sea nations will be exhibited in the floating pavilions. To establish these national pavilions, nine countries will be invited: Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Finland with autonomous Aland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia and Sweden.
Image Courtesy © WXCA Sp.z o.o.
- Architects: WXCA Sp.z o.o.
- Project: BALTIC SEA ART PARK
- Location: Pärnu, Estonia
- Authors: Zbigniew Wroński, Szczepan Wroński, Marta Sękulska – Wrońska, Małgorzata Dembowska, Krzysztof Moskała, Michał Czerwiński; visualisations – Sebastian Kochel.
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Article source: Pu Miao Architecture
On the north edge of Shanghai city, an isolated wetland of about 10 hectares has remained undisturbed for several decades. Now it becomes a nature reserve and a part of the park system of New Jiangwan City, a new town developed around the wetland. Since the fragile ecological system can only afford guided tours of small groups, it is necessary to establish an exhibition observation center at its west side for the public to use. In the architect’s long-term plan, two elevated walkways will radiate from the Center into the reserve so the entire area will be accessible to the public.
Image Courtesy © Pu Miao Architecture, The street-side elevation (west elevation) looks like a small hill covered by trees.
- Architects: Pu Miao Architecture
- Project: New Jiangwan Ecological Exhibition Center
- Location: Shanghai, China
- Software used: Autocad
- Project Period: 2004-2005
- Site Area: 2,420 square meters
- Floor Area: 362 square meters
- Client: Shanghai Chengtou (Division for New Jiangwan City)
- Concepts of exhibition: Pu Miao (Design Architect), Shanghai Landscape Architecture Design Institute (Architect of Record)
- Landscape: Zhuang Wei (Shanghai Landscape Architecture Design Institute, same below)
- Structure: Xu Man, Chen Yan, Zhang Yewei
- Plumbing: Ru Wenmei
- Electrical Engineering: Zhou Leyan
- HVAC: Yi Haifeng
- Exhibition design: Shen Haopeng Design Studio
Saturday, December 21st, 2013
Article source: howeler + yoon architecture
Sky Courts Exhibition Hall, located in the International Intangible Culture Park in Chengdu China, utilizes the internalized strategy of the traditional Chinese courtyard house to create a variety of aggregated exhibition galleries within one building. Broken up into a series of variably scaled halls wrapped around seven courtyards, the structure creates a range of open spaces inside the deep floor plan. This ‘packed’ and ‘wrapped’ internalized organization has both spatial as well as environmental benefits to the building.
Image Courtesy © Höweler and Yoon Architecture
- Architects: Höweler and Yoon Architecture
- Project: SKYCOURTS
- Location: Chengdu, China
- Photography: Yihuai Hu, Höweler and Yoon Architecture
- Client: Chengdu Quingyang SCD, Ltd
- Program: Cultural Building: Exhibition Hall
- Services: Architecture (New Construction)
- Design team: Eric Howeler, Meejin Yoon, Meredith Miller, Ryan Murphy, Parker Lee, Jennifer Chuong, Casey Renner, Chua, Matthew, Nerijus Petrokas, Zi Liu, Saran Oki, Cyrus Dochow, Thena Tak, Yushiro Okamoto, Jeremy Jih
- Client: Chengdu Quingyang SCD, Ltd
- Built area or Total floor area: 67,000 sf.
- Cost: witheld
- Design phase: July 2008- June 2010
- Construction phase: July 2010- June 2011
- Materials: Concrete, Brick(Locally produced), Corten Steel
Thursday, September 5th, 2013
Article source: SARAIVA + ASSOCIADOS
Under the Expo 2017 theme \”The Energy of the Future\”, S+A concept proposes an enduring landmark in Astana that integrates renewables, efficiency, clean technologies and sustainability into livable and feasible architecture where \”Energy is Life\”.
Image Courtesy © SARAIVA + ASSOCIADOS