Along the west coast of Shenzhen lays the Qianhai financial district. An urban plan of Chinese scale. In the midst of high rise towering up to 400 meters will stand two towers of the competition, one of 100 and one of 150 meters. Unlike most of the surrounding these towers are developed by the government. There idea is to have more control over the quality of the public space. Once the towers are finished they will be soled to the developers. The main function is office, both towers will have a small commercial podium.
Detail design. All drawings are prepared for the construction design phase. At the same time the client has already started to dig the foundation.
Shanghai Yangpu Lanzhou road office
Office tower combined with a small commercial area. Located on the North bund side of shanghai, besides the Yangpu river and one of its side branches. Facing two water fronts and an green belt is a highly unique situation in Shanghai.
AC-CA, Dakar competition, “Set Setal, cinema”
A temporary structure designed for Dakar Senegal. Resurge pointed out that in the early nineties a youth movement in Dakar was set out to clean the whole city. In the spirit of this movement the concept developed to a structure using mainly recycled materials. Its shape was derived from the typical round houses found in Senegal.
Schematic design for Hunan tv. Producing a full set of floor plans; sections; principle details. Design development in facade detail and the roof structure above the main passage.
Guangzhou Wanda-Financial Centre
Similar to the Head quarter of Wanda in Shanghai HPP was invited to design two towers for their financial Centre in Guangzhou. Two towers’ interlinking with a podium facilitating commercial functions and a kinder garden. The towers climb up to 240 and 220 meters
Wanda Headquarter shanghai
Concept development for a 180 meter high-rise tower besides Lupu Bridge on Puxi (West of Huangpu river) side of Shanghai. The design was to be presented to the mayor of Shanghai. Wanda required a Head quarter exceeding the urban height regulations of the district. This eventually stopped the project, for Wanda was not able to persuade the urban planning bureau to except the required hight from Wanda.
The second round for the competition was a further development of the design. The main target for the client was to present the design to the mayor of Shenzhen to gain approval for construction. The conceptual approach remained in tact, yet the architectural expression continued to develop.
Competition Yueda Zhuhai, High-rise, Shopping-mall, Dwelling
Encompassing housing compound, two office towers a Soho tower and a large shopping complex. Typical Chinese urban regulations separated most of the functions which left a small chance of creating the mixed use quality initially available with a diverse program such as this.
A competition for designing two plots on each side of the plaza in front of the high-speed train station. HPP won the design for plot D2 that holds the highest tower of the two plots, 258 meters up in the air. Besides the high rise a complex podium interlinks with a multitude of urban networks and a second small service apartment tower.
Competition Wanda Tongshan, shopping mall facade design
Plot area: 95.465,6 m2, FAR: 5.34. Encompassing 1st and 2th class office; Soho; Loft housing and commercial functions. The towers vitiate in height between 80 and 125 meters.
Encompassing several phases, from a rough concept for the master plan until architectrural desing of single buildings. Concept and architectural design for a hostel, elderly clubhouse, hotel and kindergarden.
Developing a design strategy and spatial organization concept for a private developer and owner of an historical monument, build around the 1920’s, in an eclectic British style land house. Located in the center of Shanghai, French concession, Yueyang road nr. 190.
Closed competition: Tianjin clubhouse.
Development of three proposals of a clubhouse for a new central business district (CBD) located in Tianjin China. The design strategy was based on creating an city living room able to host different events at varies scales.
Meishan island, innovation industry office park.
Urban strategy and concept development as proposal design for an innovation industry office park, located at Meishan island Ningbo China. Developing three typologies covering over 200.000 m2 ; high-density headquarters; light industrial factories and high rise office.
A Dens configuration for a predetermined program, located in Bulgaria, Sofia, Mladost.
Focus on exhibiting the core business of Walltopia and internally linking diverse program.
A hybrid knowledge centre and Soho domain, Lijnbaan Rotterdam the Netherlands. Focus on connecting to the urban fabric, rethinking the dutch urban block and stimulating the creative knowledge industrie.
Open competition: Richard Krajicek Foundation, sustainable playgrounds.
Design strategy for playgrounds in dens urban context.
Focus on rethinking the function of the roof in dens urban contex.
Open competition: Jantje beton, child friendly playgrounds in the public realm.
Urban strategy on collective playground domain, inside the public realm of a dens urban
context. Conceptual design for a collective playground object.
Urban strategy for diverse dwelling typologies’s in Groningen, the Netherlands.
Focus on the transition from public through collective to the private domain.
Mediateque in Cassablanca, included preliminary on site research.
Focus on the position of the public domain in a Mediterranean and Islamic climate.
Hybrid building in Amsterdam, Javaplein.
Focus on activating the public domain, connecting and opening up to the urban fabric.
Bachelor graduation project.
Urban strategy on counteracting against demographic shrinkage, and reuse of industrial heritage.
Conceptual design for small scale housing. Design of cultural centre.
Fund raising, designing, managing and constructing a health care centre in Ukwimi, Zambia.
Working with local people to built the needed health care facilities for the region Ukwimi.
Copyright © All Rights Reserved