Archinect - News 2017-10-23T05:50:59-04:00 Jerde-designed Mandarin in Sochi marks first open-air lifestyle village of its kind in Russia Ashley Greer 2013-10-02T14:09:00-04:00 >2013-10-07T21:22:55-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> Designed by international architecture and urban design firm, The Jerde Partnership, on behalf of Expo LLC, Mandarin is the first and only outdoor lifestyle entertainment center in Russia.&nbsp; Set within the country&rsquo;s largest resort city, between the Mzymta River and Black Sea, Mandarin is a new town center of beachfront entertainment attractions for the nearly 100,000 Adler district residents, nearly 450,000 Sochi residents, and approximately 2.5 million annual visitors. In addition to providing an important celebration and gathering space during the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympics, Mandarin serves as a vibrant, open-air entertainment village, a first to market concept for the local community, that will promote year-round activity and enhance the region as an international resort destination.</p> <p> <img title="" alt="" src=""></p> <p> Jerde&rsquo;s design fulfills the developer&rsquo;s objective to &lsquo;bring the world to Sochi&rsquo; with a mixture of top restaurants, fashion retail, casual eateries, entertainment venues and gathering places....</p> Jerde-designed mixed-use destination in Moscow begins construction Archinect 2013-01-28T13:40:00-05:00 >2013-02-06T23:16:14-05:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> The first-ever, integrated mixed-use destination in Russia designed by the Jerde Partnership, a U.S. architecture firm renowned for creating experiential destinations, is under construction in central Moscow.&nbsp;&nbsp; Kuntsevo Plaza &ndash; a vibrant new live, work, shopping and entertainment village occupying a full city block &ndash; will deliver a modern community gathering place rooted in art, nature, and urbanity. Providing a stage for lifestyle, the pedestrian-oriented center is made up of geometric buildings that vary in size and shape, and topped with terraces and undulating glass features, to create a new landmark for the city.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="" title=""></p> <p> The project provides a vital connection to the nearby transit line through the grand exterior plaza, multiple entryways and various street connections.&nbsp; Intentionally designed to allow the community to naturally flow through it, the development will seamlessly connect commuters and visitors arriving from the nearby subway to the neighborhoods and urban areas sur...</p> MVRDV-Jerde-Arup Present Peruri 88 for Jakarta, Indonesia Alexander Walter 2012-11-19T13:48:00-05:00 >2013-01-20T23:46:06-05:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>MVRDV has shared with us the design for Peruri 88, a new landmark tower in Jakarta, Indonesia. The scheme is a collaboration of MVRDV (overall design), The Jerde Partnership (commercial podium) and ARUP, together with developer Wijaya Karya &ndash; Benhil Property.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Jerde's Mecenatpolis opens in Seoul Archinect 2012-10-10T14:56:00-04:00 >2013-01-14T03:02:36-05:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> Mecenatpolis, a nearly 300,000 square-meter mixed-use, transit-oriented project in the evolving Hapjeong neighborhood in downtown Seoul, is the latest Jerde Place to open in Asia.&nbsp; Jerde, a Los Angeles-based international architecture design and urban planning firm, is known for its innovative design that integrates local culture and organic public spaces to create popular destinations that attract millions of visitors annually.&nbsp; The firm&rsquo;s latest mixed-use district sits adjacent to the Hapjeong train station and provides a dynamic, cohesive gathering place for the resurging neighborhood&rsquo;s diverse community of business professionals, residents, university students, and tourists.&nbsp; Developed by GS Engineering &amp; Construction Corp, Sejin, the 295,615 square-meter Mecenatpolis features three high-rise luxury residential towers and one high-rise class-A office tower above the Jerde-designed open-air mixed-use public realm with retail, dining and vibrant communal spaces.&nbsp; The project&rsquo;s t...</p> Kanyon Karma Mason White 2006-07-22T01:05:00-04:00 >2012-10-10T15:00:19-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> File under uber-megaproject. <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jerde Partnership</a>'s <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kanyon</a> is a total interiorscape in Istanbul that straddles two continents. | <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">coolhunt</a></p> Jerde completes Science Center, Philly, master plan Javier Arbona 2004-08-11T10:24:00-04:00 >2012-10-10T15:02:26-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> The Jerde Partnership today announced the completion of a revised master plan for a new Science Center campus in West Philadelphia's University City. The vision behind the master plan is to help Philadelphia, which is home to the nation's highest percentage of physicians engaged in research and educates more than 20 percent of the nation's physicians, maintain its position at the forefront of scientific research.</p>