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Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.

Wasit Natural Reserve Visitor Centre in Sharjah, UAE by x-architects

 
March 30th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: x-architects

Wasit Natural Reserve was originally a waste-water and rubbish dump. The rehabilitation process of the damaged eco-system started in 2005, 40,000m2 of rubbish removed, 35,000 trees been re-planted, healing the land from toxic chemicals and conservation of the Unique salt flats and coastal sand dunes.

Image Courtesy © Nelson Garrido

Image Courtesy © Nelson Garrido

  • Architects: x-architects
  • Project: Wasit Natural Reserve Visitor Centre
  • Location: Sharjah, UAE 
  • Photography: Nelson Garrido
  • Client: EPAA, Environmental and Protected Area Authority
  • Built Up Area: 2,534 sqm
  • Status: Built
  • Scope Architecture: / MasterPlan/ Environmental Consultancy

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New San Diego National Support Center For Petco in California by Smith Consulting Architects

 
March 30th, 2016 by Sanjay Gangal

Article source: Smith Consulting Architects

Smith Consulting Architects, a San Diego-based full-service design firm, has completed the site planning, shell redesign and interior design for the new Petco San Diego National Support Center, located at 10850 Via Frontera in the Rancho Bernardo area of San Diego.

Image Courtesy © Smith Consulting Architects

Image Courtesy © Smith Consulting Architects

  • Architects: Smith Consulting Architects
  • Project: New San Diego National Support Center For Petco
  • Location: San Diego, California, US

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Sasle School in Jinotega, Nicaragua by Noel Sampson Dev Studio

 
March 30th, 2016 by Sanjay Gangal

Article source: Noel Sampson Dev Studio

Sasle School, located in the mountains and buffer zone of the Miraflores Nature Reserve in Jinotega, Nicaragua, serves as the only education facility for this rural community of 1600 people. Since opening four years ago, the three classrooms connected by translucent vestibules have seen a steep increase in school enrollment. They currently host 190 primary school students each weekday and 80 secondary school students during the weekend.

Image Courtesy © Noel Sampson and Kimberly Pelkofsky

Image Courtesy © Noel Sampson and Kimberly Pelkofsky

  • Architects: Noel Sampson Dev Studio
  • Project: Sasle School
  • Location: Jinotega, Nicaragua, USA
  • Photography: Noel Sampson and Kimberly Pelkofsky
  • Client: Bridges to Community
  • Sponsor: Bridges to Community Canada
  • Collaborators: Jinotega Municipality
  • Built by: local students, community and groups of Bridges to Community Canada
  • Cost: 43.000 USD
  • Area: 160 sqm
  • Project Year: 2013

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Starbucks Food Villa in Bangkok, Thailand by I Like Design Studio

 
March 30th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: I Like Design Studio

Starbucks Food Villa is located at Food Villa Market Ratchapruek, Bangkok. The building is 2-story steel structure features drive-thru, bar seating on the ground floor and meeting room, toilets on the 2nd floor. As it is one of Food Villa Project so, the design concept of Starbucks flagship store needs to be outstanding but in harmony with the neighborhood. The main concept of Food Villa project is a Food Mall. The Market represented “farmhouses”, developed from farmhouses elevation pattern and Retail shops represented a “farmer house”.

Image Courtesy © Soopakorn Srisakul

Image Courtesy © Soopakorn Srisakul

  • Architects: I Like Design Studio
  • Project: Starbucks Food Villa
  • Location: Ratchaphruek Road, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Photography: Soopakorn Srisakul
  • Client: BT Group Corporation
  • Design Team: Narucha Kuwattanapasiri, Somchoke Uthansai, Wasin Hiranrujirat
  • Area: 470 sq. m.
  • Project Year: 2014

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Vanke Plaza Fuzhou in China by John Curran Architects

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: John Curran Architects

Vanke Plaza Fuzhou departs from the defensive gated community model that has proliferated across China, opting instead to be part of City Life.  John Curran Architects focus on ‘’Neighbourhood Building’’, and have designed and realised 700,000sqm of mixed use communities ‘’nested in their cities’’.

Image Courtesy © Ms Li

Image Courtesy © Ms Li

  • Architects: John Curran Architects
  • Project: Vanke Plaza
  • Location: Fuzhou, China
  • Photography: Ms Li
  • Client: Vanke Fuzhou
  • Local Design Institute: Jiabo Design Institute
  • Structure & MEP Engineering: Jiabo Design Institute
  • Main Construction Contractor: China Construction (4th Engineering Division)
  • Design Team: John Curran (Design Director), Calvin Lim (Project Architect), Rinnie Wang (Architect), Alex Valle(Architect), Adrian Lo (Architect)

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Research laboratories of the National Institute for Biotechnology in Negev, Israel by Chyutin Architects

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Chyutin Architects

The building for the research laboratories of the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev (NIBN), is situated at the southwestern corner of the Ben-Gurion University campus. The edifice is a part of the university’s laboratory buildings complex and is connected to it by a covered walkway.

Image Courtesy © Amit Geron, Dan Chyutin

Image Courtesy © Amit Geron, Dan Chyutin

  • Architects: Chyutin Architects
  • Project: Research laboratories of the National Institute for Biotechnology
  • Location: Negev, Ben-Gurion University. Israel
  • Photography: Amit Geron, Dan Chyutin
  • Design team: Bracha Chyutin, Michael Chyutin, Ethel Rosenhek, Jacques Dahan
  • Laboratories interior: Moshly- Aldar Architects
  • Area: 6000 sqm
  • Project year: 2015

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Nanjing Financial City II in China by gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner 

The architects practice gmp has won the competition for Nanjing Financial City II and has been commissioned to produce the master plan and the design for the first development stage. The design for the large-scale financial center is based on intricate detail and references to Nanjing’s historic city structure.

Stone plinth with high-rise buildings above, Image Courtesy © cube-viz

Stone plinth with high-rise buildings above, Image Courtesy © cube-viz

  • Architects: gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
  • Project: Nanjing Financial City II
  • Location: Nanjing, China
  • Photography: cube-viz, Gärtner Christ
  • Client: Nanjing Financial City Construction Development Stock Limited Company
  • Design: Meinhard von Gerkan and Nikolaus Goetze with Marc Ziemons
  • Project leader, competition: Jan Blasko
  • Design team, phase I of competition: Peter Brändle, Cai Lei, Nicole Flores, Dominika Gnatowicz, Matthias Heck, Tim Leimbrock, Pan Mei, Philipp Schneider, Yiping Tang, Murat Aras
  • Design team, phase II of competition: Tim Leimbrock, Thorben Oelke, Pan Mei, Yiping Tang
  • Landscape architecture: WES LandschaftsArchitektur
  • GFA: 786,000 m²

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Danish Campus Shows Why Orange is the New Black in Kolding, Denmark by ROCKWOOL BV / ROCKPANEL Group

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: ROCKWOOL BV / ROCKPANEL Group

Known as ‘Design City’,the town Kolding is a growing hub in Denmark that is home to a number of large educational institutions including the Kolding School of Design and the International Business College (IBC). Helping to meet an increasing demand for housing, Campus Living by Tegnestuen Mejeriet Architects is an affordable multi-unit student housing project that balances low maintenance and operating costs with high quality living and architectural design. Distinguished by its bold orange facade, Campus Living stands out from the grey, white and black buildings typical in Denmark and has become a highly visible landmark in the dense new neighbourhood that is emerging.

Image Courtesy © ROCKWOOL BV / ROCKPANEL Group

Image Courtesy © ROCKWOOL BV / ROCKPANEL Group

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Coal Cellar & Grill in Adelaide, Australia by Landini Associates

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Landini Associates

Landini Associates has again teamed up with Hilton Hotels, this time in Adelaide, to design their new restaurant, ‘Coal Cellar & Grill’ and adjacent bar and hotel lobby lounge area. Simply, the brief was to design a restaurant that did not feel like a hotel, a restaurant that would be a destination in and of itself for the local community.

Image Courtesy © Trevor Mein

Image Courtesy © Trevor Mein

  • Architects: Landini Associates
  • Project: Coal Cellar & Grill
  • Location: Adelaide, Australia
  • Photography: Trevor Mein
  • Project size: 1200 sqm
  • Project completion date: November 2015

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Marquise House in San Paolo, Brazil by FGMF Architects

 
March 29th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: FGMF Architects

The programme of the residence is relatively extensive, although common. The ample site, about 700m² (around 7.500ft²) in area, is located in a neighbourhood ruled by a specific set of laws that demanded larger-than-average setback in all sides, decreasing by much the total uplifting area.

Image Courtesy © FGMF Architects

Image Courtesy © FGMF Architects

  • Architects: FGMF Architects
  • Project: Marquise House
  • Location: San Paolo, Brazil

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