High-rise/Skyscraper

Taipei 101 - Asian Aesthetics on Skyscraper

Taipei 101 – Asian Aesthetics on Skyscraper

Taipei 101, the modern structure is formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center. It is a skyscraper designed by C.Y. Lee and C.P. Wang in Xinyi, Taipei, Taiwan. This building was recognized as the world’s tallest from its opening in 2004 until the 2009 completion of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. The height of …

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Sustainably advanced tall building: Shanghai tower, China.

The shanghai tower is one of the leading financial centers in East Asian countries. The tower is located in the Lujiazui district, in Pudong. The construction of the tower started in 2009. Gensler Architects designed The Shanghai Tower. Shanghai is popular for its Lujiazui skyline. This tower adds more glory to it. It is the …

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The Dynamic Tower – Life in motion

The Dynamic Tower – Life in motion

Have you ever thought about a building which may move? A building that tells its own story of evolution and the way its movement represents life? All those who are enthusiastic about technology must quite know that we humans have evolved and so has our lifestyle and dwelling places as to meet our daily requirements …

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The Sky Habitat – The matrix of homes by Safdie Architects.

Sky-habitat is a thirty-eight storied residential complex that towers high from Bishan, a residential area of suburban Singapore. Though this residential development probes the expressions and socialism of the neighborhood as a society within a high-density living, It dramatizes green pockets of landscape and gardens to help warm sun-rays play with light. Fact-File of the …

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Kanchanjunga Apartments by Charles Correa: A climate-based

In 1970, land values were shooting up in Bombay, which resulted in the acceptance of high-rise residential buildings for the developers. Charles Correa accepted one such project in Columba Hill, South Mumbai. He already explored his concepts in the unbuilt cosmopolis of 1958 and the Rallis Apartment leading to the realization of the Kanchanjunga Apartments. …

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Moshe Safdie conceptualized Habitat 67 for his master-level academic thesis at McGill University. A former thesis advisor advised Safdie to develop Habitat's master plan for the world fair of Expo 67 at Montreal. Thus, Safdie modified his planning and contemplated his thesis for pavilion design. These plans incorporate colossal detailing and the government in Ottawa praised and sanctioned them. Thus, Safdie won the opportunity to work as a principal architect, despite his youth and professional novelty.

Habitat 67 – Rethinking modularity with Safdie Architects.

Moshe Safdie conceptualized Habitat 67 for his master-level academic thesis at McGill University. A former thesis advisor advised Safdie to develop Habitat’s master plan for the world fair of Expo 67 at Montreal. Thus, Safdie modified his planning and contemplated his thesis for pavilion design. These plans incorporate colossal detailing and the government in Ottawa …

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The Aqua tower , dynamic and bracketed, by Studio Gang.

Designed by Studio Gang, the Aqua tower clambers up over 82 stories or 876 feet and nurtures a community on its raw facade. Though it combines multi fold functions of hotels, offices, rental apartments, condominiums, and parking, it boosts interactions between the people and urban cities. In addition, the design for Aqua tower analyses human …

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Petronas twin towers

Petronas twin towers

The Petronas twin towers, square measure twin skyscrapers in the Malaysian capital, Malaysia. As a result, according to the council on tall buildings and concrete surroundings (ctbuh)’s official definition and ranking, they were the tallest buildings within the world from 1998 to 2004 and remain the tallest twin towers within the world. So the project site is well situated within the heart of the business district of the town, the golden triangle. The towers aren’t solely far-farming …

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The Interlace in Singapore by Ole Scheeren

The Interlace is an apartment building complex in Queenstown, Singapore. The Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) and Ole Scheeren is the designers of this famous building. The apartment building is different from the other standard buildings in Singapore. The thing that makes the apartment stand out from other buildings is the architecture of the apartment …

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Cargotecture: The Architecture of Shipping containers

Cargotecture: The Architecture of Shipping containers

Cargotecture: The Architecture of Shipping containers is a procedure to use the containers in order to make buildings that functions properly as a Home or a business. In simple words, we can say we are using containers to create a place where we can live. Now we can see the house, buildings, cafeteria and many …

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