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Key New Architectural Development in Taiwan, Asia
11 Jun 2009
Idea for Action Kaohsiung Competition
Contest for Young Planners
Kaohsiung City Government invites young planners and students born after 1970 to participate in Idea for Action Kaohsiung International Competition, giving innovative suggestions for Kaohsiung urban planning and design!
The award is as follows:
3 winners of Outstanding Work will be awarded US$10,000.
15 winners of Excellent Work will be awarded US$5,000.
Please support our activity by Inviting the youths in your office to participate it, or forwarding this e-mail to friends that would be interested.
Location: Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, eastern Asia
Architecture in Taiwan
Taiwan Architecture Designs – chronological list
Taiwan Architecture – Selection
Kaohsiung Port Cruise Terminal, Taiwan
image courtesy of architects practice
The Port and Cruise Service Center of Kaohsiung-Taiwan design – prize-winner in the “World Architecture Awards, 20+10+X, 9ª edition
Santiago Parramon’s proposal is aimed at “understanding the place” and, as a result of this understanding, providing an answer to the lack of topography in the area of the city of Kaohsiung in Taiwan, where the P&CSC is to be built.
Ching Fu Headquarters
Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners
Ching Fu HQ Building
Treasure Hill, Taipei City
Treasure Hill Taipei
Taiwan Centers for Disease Control Complex : shortlisted + honor mention
Design: Studio Nicoletti Associati
Taiwan Centers for Disease Control
Taipei Performing Arts Centre – Entry
Taipei Performing Arts Centre Morphosis
Kaohsiung is a massive port city in southern Taiwan. It’s home to many skyscrapers, such as the 248m-tall Tuntex Sky Tower, and is known for its diversity of parks. Its focal point is the Love River, with walking paths and cafes along its banks, and cruise boats navigating its waters. Shopping options range from high-end malls to the Liuhe and Ruifeng night markets.
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