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Commercial Architecture

8.2

Wangjing SOHO Complex / Zaha Hadid Architects

Designed by the world-renowned Zaha Hadid Architects, Wangjing SOHO comprises three office towers with beautiful and dynamic shapes. Located in Wangjing’s centre, Wangjing Soho is a mixed-use development consisting of three towers 118, 127, 200 meters in height designed as three interweaving ‘mountains’ that fuse building and landscape to bring together the surrounding community with a new 60,000m2 public park...... Read More...
8.2

Hearst Tower / Foster + Partners

The Hearst Tower, with its distinctive triangular frame, opened in New York City October 9, 2006 as the city's first Gold LEED® certified building. The 46-story, 856,000-square-foot Midtown structure is defined by vertical and horizontal energy saving, diamond-shaped bands of bright stainless steel. The design is by AIA Gold Medal recipient and Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Lord Norman Foster, Hon. FAIA, of U.K.-based Foster and Partners...... Read More...
8.3

Shanghai Tower / Gensler

The Shanghai Tower was designed by the American architectural firm Gensler, with Chinese architect Jun Xia leading the design team. The tower takes the form of nine cylindrical buildings stacked atop each other, totalling 121 floors, all enclosed by the inner layer of the glass façade. Between that and the outer layer, which twists as it rises, nine indoor zones provide public space for visitors. Each of these nine areas has its own atrium, featuring gardens, cafés, restaurants and retail space, and providing 360-degree views of the city...... Read More...
8.2

Kamikatz Public House – RISE & WIN Brewing Co. BBQ & General Store / Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP

Kamikatz Public House is a private-sector business which sympathises with the principles of this town. This project was launched with the concept of integrating a shop that sells household sundries, food, beer by weight, a brewery and a pub. As the word “pub” comes from “public house,” Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP decided that they would bring the principles of the community, the wisdom and ways of the people, towards creating waste into form, through architecture...... Read More...
7.1

Kiefer technic showroom / Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner

Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner present the Kiefer Technic Showroom in Bad Gleichenberg, Austria, was created with 112 metal tiles controlled by a mechanical system to create a dynamic, changing building exterior. Using 56 different engines, the system can adjust both the light and temperature levels in any of the rooms to obtain the optimal conditions for current activities...... Read More...
7.7

JTI Headquarters / SOM – Skidmore Owings & Merrill

The building, which further anchors the company and its thousand employees in the city center, offers a fresh perspective on Geneva's urban landscape. Designed by the London office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Inc. (SOM), known notably for the One World Trade Center in New York and the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the building was designed to blend seamlessly into the surrounding landscape...... Read More...
6.6

BOONTHESHOP / Peter Marino Architect

BOONTHESHOP has a new 27,000-square-foot flagship in Seoul, designed by Peter Marino. BOONTHESHOP is a top address in the South Korean Fashion scene. Since its foundation in 2000, the growth curve has been going up steeply. This Korean clothes brand has specialised in the premium male segment of the 50 million inhabitant country. The concept mixes commercial brands with young, relatively unknown designers...... Read More...
7.3

Bestseller Office complex / C.F. Møller Architects

Bestseller Office complex, The new office facility is part of the major modernisation of the Aarhus Docklands, transforming the old habour into a modern waterfront neighbourhood with apartments, business and educational institutions. The new BESTSELLER building will house a number of corporate functions along with office facilities and showrooms for the fashion brands VERO MODA, PIECES and Y.A.S....... Read More...
7.2

Swarovski Kristallwelten / Snøhetta

The famous Swarovski Kristallwelten (Swarovski Crystal World) is a breathtaking escape into a world of magic. With every corner that you will turn, your eye will capture sparkles and absoulte luxury. It is set within in the most prominant location in Austria. After a major expansion that has involved some of the most dynamic minds in the fields of architecture, art and design,...... Read More...
7.3

Tonsley Main Assembly Building and Pods / Woods Bagot +Tridente Architects

Designed by Woods Bagot and Tridente Architects, the Tonsley Main Assembly Building (MAB) and Pods is an interconnected and intelligent mixed use precinct. Whilst respecting the structure of the MAB in its current form, Woods Bagot worked closely with Renewal SA and a number of consultants to create a comprehensive design for the adaptive re-use which celebrates the industrial heritage of the building and creates a unique destination and contemporary public space...... Read More...
7.5

House of Dior Seoul / Christian de Portzamparc

A brand new Dior Boutique in Seoul. Nestled in the heart of the city’s elegant Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam-gu district, the innovative and unique building has been designed by the French architect Christian de Portzamparc, winner of architecture’s prestigious Pritzker Prize. The interiors have been designed by the internationally renowned architect Peter Marino...... Read More...
8.3

The Market Hall (De Markthal) Rotterdam / MVRDV

The Market Hall (De Markthal) was designed by architectural firm MVRDV. The Market Hall is a residential- and office building with a market hall underneath, located in Rotterdam. The building was opened on October 1, 2014, by Queen Máxima of the Netherlands. Besides the large market hall, the complex houses 228 apartments, 4600 m2 retail space, 1600 m2 horeca and an underground 4-story parking garage with a capacity of 1200+ cars...... Read More...