MAD - Hongluo Clubhouse, North of Beijing PDF Print Email
Houses
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 02:07

MAD_Hongluo_Clubhouse_06.jpg Economically and geographically, the rapid expansion of Beijing has had a profound effect on the city’s periphery, subjecting areas within one hour’s drive of the capital to furious residential development.

The undulating beauty of the landscape in these areas exists in marked contrast to the repetitive, planned efficiency of the suburbs rushing out to meet them. The challenge of this project was to create an architectural expression that could respond to this natural context.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2009 04:21
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MAD - Sinosteel Plaza PDF Print Email
Offices
Monday, 24 March 2008 07:22

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This impressive project is located in TianJin, a city perched on the estuary of The Haihe River, and considered as the eastern gate of Beijing in China.


The city, which has a rich history that goes back for several centuries, contemplates the future with high expectations and infinite boundaries.

 


Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 September 2008 09:36
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MAD - The Absolute Towers in Mississauga, Canada PDF Print Email
Mixed Use
Wednesday, 17 September 2008 02:36

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Modernism had a famous motto stating that a house is a machine for living in.


If the architect still adheres to that principle, as the machine and the societies  that were built upon it go through dramatic changes, the question he should ask himself would relate to the understanding of about the definition of modern architecture today. What message should the architecture convey if it distances itself away from the industrial age?


Like other fast developing suburbs in North America, Mississauga, located in the vicinities of Toronto, is seeking a new identity that best explains its own characters.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 March 2011 10:37
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