The winner of the City of Dreams Pavilion Competition 2010, the sustainable design of Ann Ha and Behrang Behin’s Living Pavilion, was installed on New York's Governors Island for the summer 2010 season as a temporary central gathering and assembly point for arts activity on the island. Living Pavilion was a low-tech, low-impact installation that employed milk crates as the framework for growing plants, similar to a green wall. The pavilion’s surface is planted with hanging shade-tolerant
Location: Yeoju, Gyeonggi, South Korea Architects: Kyeong-Sik Yoon / KACI International + SHIGERU BAN ARCHITECTS Structure Engineers: Structural engineering / Creation Holz (Timber) Service Engineers: HANA CONSULTING ENGINEERS (Electricity), SAHM-SHIN Engineer Construction: CJ Engineering & Construction Site Area: 1,128,370.00m2 Building Area: 4,299.28m2 Total Floor Area:20,995.64 m2 Floors: 1Basement 3 Stories Structures: Timber Construction, Steel Construction, Steel-reinforced Concrete…
Completed in 2009 in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg. Images by steve troes fotodesign. Pedestrian Bridge in Esch/Alzette (the second largest city in Luxembourg). The idea was to create a direct connection between the heart of the city.
Shigeru Ban 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laurate “Shigeru Ban’s commitment to humanitarian causes through his disaster relief work is an example for all. Innovation is not limited by building type.