Raw concrete: Taizhou Contemporary Art Museum
The Museum for Contemporary Art in Taizhou is a cultural showpiece project for the conversion of a former industrial zone with a number of factories and warehouses into a cultural and creative park. The transformation of the former warehouse building is the work of Atelier Deshaus of Shanghai.
Client: Taizhou Trading Cultural Creative Industry Development
Architect: Atelier Deshaus, Liu Yichun, Chen Yifeng, Shen Wen
Location: Taizhou, CN
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A hotel built of recycled shipping containers in London, the Taizhou Contemporary Art Museum in China and finally a tunnel portal, the recent addition to the Bressanone-Varna by-pass.
Cosy shipping containers: Hotel in London
The architects at Doone Silver Kerr turned recycled shipping containers into hotel rooms that meet all requirements for heat and sound insulation and at the same time offer a homely atmosphere for hotel guests. Steel sheets painted in orange on the windows provide sun protection and give the facade a modern touch.
Client: Stow Projects & Ciel Capital
Architects: Doone Silver Kerr
Structural engineering: Price & Myers/JMS Consulting Engineers
Location: 9 Grove Hill Road, SE5 8DF, London (UK)