KINMEN PASSENGER TERMINAL – TAIWAN

KINMEN PASSENGER TERMINAL – TAIWAN The design for Kinmen International Passenger Terminal draws inspiration from familiar Taiwanese imagery. The resulting form of the proposal is imagined as an iconic, memorable place – a gateway for sea-bound travelers symbolising the unique island location. Whilst references to traditional architectural and maritime structures have been absorbed, the project…

XUN LIAO – WATER DRAGON SCHEME

XUN LIAO – WATER DRAGON SCHEME The architecture forms an arabesque of sculptural, hanging gardens, dramatically poised over the waters of the sweeping marinas. The opposing shoreline is developed as a series of Chinese pleasure gardens, pavilions and an amphitheatre accessible by small boats. The Yacht Club is a dramatic, sculptural ensemble, derived from the…

XUN LIAO – CRAYFISH SCHEME

XUN LIAO – CRAYFISH SCHEME An exclusive, walled seashore town of lakes and canals provides a unique opportunity for waterfront accommodation and leisure activities. Beach house villas, sky garden apartments, canal houses, terraced garden apartments, and private mountain villas are arranged in and around a sequence of pedestrian walkways, bridges and gardens. The architecture takes…

DENT ISLAND – QUEENSLAND

DENT ISLAND – QUEENSLAND Dent Island evokes the rugged, stony character and resilience of a Mediterranean island. With grand sweeping vistas over Dent Passage and beyond to distant islands, it is a breathtaking place. The intent of the master planning and building design is to highlight the drama of the setting and ‘capture’ the sweeping…