Archinect - News 2014-10-30T19:51:54-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/81603030/sanaa-wins-taichung-city-cultural-center-competition SANAA wins Taichung City Cultural Center competition Alexander Walter 2013-09-11T15:43:00-04:00 >2013-09-16T23:01:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jo/jozgxz5tyfilfym7.jpg" width="514" height="278" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The highly popular Taichung City Cultural Center International Competition in Taiwan just announced its much anticipated list of winners, and it's the Pritzker Prize-winning team of Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA with local partner Ricky Liu &amp; Associates to snatch the top honors.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>SANAA's winning ensemble of playfully arranged white, translucent boxes beat out designs by the four other recently shortlisted teams including Peter Eisenman Architects, Jean-loup Baldacci, MASS STUDIES and St&uuml;cheli Architekten.</em></p> <p> Click <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" target="_blank">here</a> to see more News posts about the Taichung City Cultural Center competition.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/77683924/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-patrick-tighe-architecture Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by Patrick Tighe Architecture Alexander Walter 2013-07-22T17:02:00-04:00 >2013-07-22T17:49:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bk/bkumcz89l468zb3u.jpg" width="514" height="332" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Here's another entry to the recent Taichung City Cultural Center competition in Taiwan (previously on Bustler). This submission was designed by Southern Californian firm Patrick Tighe Architecture, currently featured at MOCA's exhibition A New Sculpturalism, Contemporary Architecture from Southern California.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/77150152/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-tom-wiscombe-design Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by Tom Wiscombe Design Alexander Walter 2013-07-15T19:00:00-04:00 >2013-07-27T15:57:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ho/houme5kass7v3x5p.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>We keep receiving a steady stream of design entries to the Taichung City Cultural Center competition in Taiwan [...], some of which we have already been able to publish. Today's entry was designed by LA-based studio Tom Wiscombe Design.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/76828663/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-oxo-architects-nicolas-laisn-architecte-urbaniste Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by OXO Architects + Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste Alexander Walter 2013-07-11T14:52:00-04:00 >2013-07-15T19:08:21-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1q/1q2f48q94k8l0qvj.jpg" width="514" height="376" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>French firms OXO architects and Nicolas Laisn&eacute; Architecte Urbaniste have sent us "TCC Garden," the team's joint entry to the Taichung City Cultural Center competition in Taiwan</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/75805393/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-kamjz Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by KAMJZ Alexander Walter 2013-06-24T16:00:00-04:00 >2013-07-15T19:07:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6n/6np5e6jxi1ihm6ev.jpg" width="514" height="363" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Polish architecture &amp; urban design firm KAMJZ has sent us its very intriguing entry to the Taichung City Cultural Center competition in Taiwan (previously on Bustler). The scheme is a collaborative effort together with Buro Happold.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/74987265/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-architecton Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by Architecton Alexander Walter 2013-06-10T17:34:00-04:00 >2013-07-15T19:07:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ex/exes76iu0kpahy7u.jpg" width="514" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Since announcing the five shortlisted finalists to Taiwan's Taichung City Cultural Center competition last week, we have been receiving a steady stream of further competition entries from around the world. Here's one from Moscow-based firm Architecton which moves the "Gate" metaphor to the core of its design concept.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/74581103/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-s-ri-s-et-s-ri-s Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by Sériès et Sériès Alexander Walter 2013-06-04T16:07:00-04:00 >2013-07-15T19:07:57-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/56/56bqyxuabewqmru0.jpg" width="514" height="285" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>French-Californian practice S&eacute;ri&egrave;s et S&eacute;ri&egrave;s has shared with us its entry to Taiwan's Taichung City Cultural Center competition [...]. The design team's engineering partner was Buro Happold.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/74523397/taichung-city-cultural-center-entry-by-maxthreads Taichung City Cultural Center Entry by Maxthreads Alexander Walter 2013-06-03T19:42:00-04:00 >2013-09-11T15:44:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z8/z8onc0rhn56tj00u.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Five teams have recently been shortlisted as stage one winners in the international architecture competition for the design of a new City Cultural Center in Taichung, Taiwan. Taichung, after the merger of Taichung City and Taichung County the third largest city in Taiwan, established this competition to distinguish itself from the other major Taiwanese cities, Taipei and Kaohsiung.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>The five shortlisted teams are:</em></p> <ul><li> <em>St&uuml;cheli Architekten AG</em><em> / Mathis Tinner (Switzerland)</em></li> <li> <em>MASS STUDIES / Minsuk Cho (South Korea)</em></li> <li> <em>Eisenman Architects, PC / Peter Eisenman (USA)</em></li> <li> <em>Jean-loup Baldacci (France)</em></li> <li> <em>SANAA / Kazuyo Sejima (Japan)</em></li> </ul><p> <em>The jury will announce the stage two results at the end of August.</em></p> <p> <em>Following is the entry to the Taichung City Cultural Center competition we have received from Scottish practice Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning.</em></p> <p> To see more Taichung City Cultural Center entries, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/307060/taichung-city-cultural-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> <p> <strong>UPDATE: </strong><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/81603030/sanaa-wins-taichung-city-cultural-center-competition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SANAA wins Taichung City Cultural Center competition</a></p>