A+U 578 Architecture In Norway And Denmark Rail Corridor In Singapore

ISBN: 9784900212282

33.60

Norwegian and Danish approaches to designing with nature is the first feature of this issue. Local architects point to a variety of sustainability concerns in the region, resulting in architecture that is sensitive and responsive, cities that are inclusive and liveable. With works by Studio Olafur Eliasson, Dorte Mandrup, Sverre Fehn, Manthey Kula, and Atelier Oslo. The second feature deals with the Rail Corridor in Singapore, a former railway line that has become an informal public space in the city. From 2015, design professionals were invited to develop proposals in hopes of establishing strategies and tools to ensure integration with surrounding communities and shape the quality of experience.

232 p, ills in colour & bw, 22 x 29 cm, pb, Japanese/English

Weight 1 kg
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2018

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232

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Norwegian and Danish approaches to designing with nature is the first feature of this issue. Local architects point to a variety of sustainability concerns in the region, resulting in architecture that is sensitive and responsive, cities that are inclusive and liveable. With works by Studio Olafur Eliasson, Dorte Mandrup, Sverre Fehn, Manthey Kula, and Atelier Oslo. The second feature deals with the Rail Corridor in Singapore, a former railway line that has become an informal public space in the city. From 2015, design professionals were invited to develop proposals in hopes of establishing strategies and tools to ensure integration with surrounding communities and shape the quality of experience.
CONTENTS

Feature 1: Architecture in Norway and Denmark – Design with Nature

Essays. Local Potentials and Global Challenges , Jesper Nygård

Heirloom, Beate Hølmebakk

Interviews. On Art and Architecture, a Fjordenhus perspective, Olafur Eliasson

On Architecture and Art, a Collaboration with Studio Olafur Eliasson, Sebastian Behmann

Icefjord Center and Sustainability in Denmark, Dorte Mandrup

Works

Studio Olafur Eliasson, Fjordenhus

Dorte Mandrup

Icefjord Centre + Venice Biennale 2018
Wadden Sea Centre
Trilateral Wadden Sea World Heritage Partnership
Centre + Wadden Sea World Heritage Centre

Sverre Fehn
Chapel in Olavsundet
Gyldendal House
The National Museum − Architecture

Manthey Kula
Ode to Osaka
Skreda Roadside Rest Area
Forvik Ferry Port
Stella’s Room
Tullholmen Pier
Archipelago – Building from Solitude

Atelier Oslo
Villa Holtet
House on an Island
Cabin Norderhov
Sentralen
The New Deichman Library

Feature 2: Rail Corridor in Singapore

Introduction. The Rail Corridor– An Urban Experience

Interviews. Vision of the Rail Corridor
Tan See Nin, Tolerant Planning and Design
Nikken Sekkei Wataru Tanaka, Shoji Kaneko
and Taku Suzuki

In Tandem with Nature and Time
MKPL Architects Siew Man Kok and Phan Pit Li

Essay. The History of the Rail Corridor / Lai Chee Kien

URA’s Community Engagement
Co-creating the Rail Corridor’s Future

Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Rail Corridor
Rail Corridor – An Inspired and Extraordinary
Community Space

Works

RFP Winning Scheme by Nikken Sekkei and
Tierra Design
Stitching the Nation with Lines of Life
Concept Master Plan

RFP Winning Scheme by MKPL Architects and
Turenscape International
The Southern Gateway – Creating a New Living
Legacy
Adaptive Reuse of Tanjong Pagar Railway Station

RFP Winning Scheme by MKPL Architects and
Turenscape International
Living in a Forest
Choa Chu Kang Integrated Housing Precinct

The Next Steps
On Track towards Implementing the Rail Corridor
Tan See Nin

Roundtable
Journey of Public Engagement with Rail Corridor
Members: Leong Kwok Peng, Ho Weng Hin, Hanson Ho,
Tham Wai Hon, Tan See Nin