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Taiwanese Building Designs : Architecture in Taiwan

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post updated 1 October 2021


Building Designs in Taiwan

e-architect selected what we feel are the key examples of Taiwanese Building Designs.

We cover new Taiwan building designs, completed buildings, architectural exhibitions and design competitions across Taiwan. The focus is on contemporary Taiwanese buildings.

We have 3 pages of Taiwanese Architecture selections.

Taiwan Architecture : news + key projects

Taiwan Building Designs : A-K (this page)

Taiwan Buildings : L-Z

Taiwanese Building Designs

Taiwanese Buildings, alphabetical:

Chen House
Design: C-Laboratory
Chen House - Taiwan Building Designs
photo : AdDa
Chen House
The different spaces are connected to a flexible movement within the axis of outdoor and indoor functions. The smaller bathroom and kitchen unit acts as a kicker stabilizing the wooden structure during the frequent typhoons and earthquakes.

Ching Fu Headquarters
Design: Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners
Ching Fu Shipbuilding HQ
photo : Katsuhisa Kida
Ching Fu HQ : shipbuilding company HQ
The site for the new headquarter building is close to the edge of Kaohsiung Bay, separated from the water by an area of public realm. The brief called for a building which offers generous views across the harbour and which sits on a north/south axis to maximise frontage to the sea.

Dadong Arts Center, Kaohsiung
Architects: de Architekten Cie. + others
Dadong Arts Center Taiwan - Taiwan Building Designs
image from architects
Dadong Arts Center
Towns developed into a generic industrial city fabric without adequate public spaces. Currently, the strong brand of ‘Made in Taiwan’ is in the process of being restored to its former glory. The cities urgently need pleasant urban space to help regenerating inner-city districts.

Flora Building, Taipei City
Design: Budi Pradono Architects
Flora Building Taipei
image from architects
Flora Building
The space on the first floor will be open plans, in which partitions of horizontally arranged plants on hydro-gel will divide them. The bathroom will have a 5 meters tall green wall of vertical garden.

House of Music Taipei
Architect: Xrange
House of Music - Taiwan Building Designs
image from architects
House of Music Taipei
The skin of the house is treated as a sheet of music. The windows form its own rhythm and texture without any hierarchy of room sizes or uses, while the construction joints of the wood molds articulates staff-like horizontal lines on the concrete tower.

Hsinchu City
Design: Mole Architects / Gianni Botsford Architects
Hsinchu City - Taiwan Building Designs
picture from architects
Hsinchu City
Mole Architects and Gianni Botsford Architects have won approval to proceed on a large development in Taiwan, Hsinchu City, following the success of their masterplan and concept for a hillside resort. The developer clients have chosen the Mole/GBA scheme over 6 other designs by architects including Arup, John Heah, and Japanese firm KKS.

Links to some older architectural projects on e-architect:

Taiwanese Architecture

Kaohsiung Exhibition & Convention Centre
Design: Cox Architecture
Kaohsiung Exhibition and Convention Centre
image from COX Architecture
Kaohsiung Convention Centre

Kaohsiung Library Contest Design
Design: Mak Architects Inc.
Kaohsiung Library Competition - Taiwan Building Designs
picture from architect firm
Kaohsiung Library Competition

Kaohsiung Maritime Cultural & Popular Music Center Competition Winners
Design: various architects
Kaohsiung Maritime Culture & Pop Music Center
image from organisers
Kaohsiung Maritime Competition

Kaohsiung Maritime Cultural & Popular Music Center – design
Design: Kubota & Bachmann Architects
Kaohsiung Maritime Centre
render from architect office
Kaohsiung Maritime Center

Kaohsiung Urban Port Station
De Architekten Cie. – competition winners
Kaohsiung Port Station
image from architect firm
Kaohsiung Urban Port Station

More Taiwanese Building Designs online soon

Location: Taiwan, Eastern Asia

Kaohsiung Architecture Contest
Kaohsiung Architecture Competition, Taiwan : Pop Music Center

Latest Contest : Student Wall Design Competition, Taiwan

Idea for Action Kaohsiung International Competition

Taiwan Architecture Awards

Pure Shi Shi Lin Exhibition, Taipei
Design: Budi Pradono Architects
Shi Shi Lin Exhibition Taipei

Taipei luxury development, Shian Dian district
Date: 2007-
Design: Lewis & Hickey Architects
Taiwan building
50 mansions; golf clubhouse; leisure complex for developer: Kingsland Group

East Asian Architectural Designs

Chinese Building


Hong Kong

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