Projects


John Thomas Dye School

This renovation of 12 classrooms for grades K-8 was designed in collaboration with the school’s teachers in order to develop exciting learning spaces that reinforce their teaching methods.  A suspended system of printed screens was created to provide surfaces for graphics related to children’s studies and to reinforce the impression of being in an outdoor [&hellip

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Luxe Lakes Villas

Luxe Lakes Villas is a community of 58 new residences situated on an island in a new lake in Chengdu, China, in a semi-urban condition. Rethinking the row house typology, each villa is pinched at its center to create new courtyards and sinuous internal pathways with framed views of the natural surroundings. The major axis’ [&hellip

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Under Armour Pop Up Store

The Under Armour PopUp store arrived in Soho, NYC for the introduction of the new Under Armour Basketball Shoe and in time for the holidays

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Cottage for Dean in SKOLKOVO MMS

Interior Design of Dean’s House in cottage village of SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management, Russia   Address: Novaya str., Skolkovo v., Moscow reg., Russia Area: 287.5 m² Project year: 2008-2009 Implementation: 2009-2010 The project is completed in accordance with the customer’s requirements. Design is austere and minimalistic. Interior illustrates natural simplicity: laconic forms, straight lines [&hellip

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ABUJA CENTENARY CITY

ABUJA CENTENARY CITY THE FINANCIAL HUB OF AFRICA / 2013 abuja / ng in progress… …a new financial district for the capital of Nigeria… The Abuja Centenary City will be the financial hub of the capital of Nigeria. An efficient business enclave will position Nigeria as a key player in the global financial arena. The [&hellip

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Vanke PuTian Landscape

[email protected]【邁克斯】源于英国,致力于为客户提供多专业的复合工程咨询服务的设计事务所,我们的设计师主要由外籍设计师、海外学者和国内行业精英组成。为更好地植根于中国的本土文化,更好地立足于国内的设计服务领域,分别于香港特区及深圳特区创立运营公司,期望集聚两地的先锋创意专业人才为国内的客户提供全球智慧服务。历经多年不懈的努力,中港两地的业务范围涵盖了从城市总体规划、城市设计、建筑设计到景观设计的全程一体化服务。   [email protected]【邁克斯】的设计师所追求的是将国际先进的设计理念,高端的专业科技应用到城市发展中,并使之与国内的市场及传统文化相融合,进而创造出具有独特文化价值及地域语言的设计作品。公司推崇开放及创新、荣誉及责任、品质及卓越的核心价值观。崇尚一个专业多元的、协同创作的创意氛围,建立我们对社会、对环境、对客户的责任和义务,从而实现投资与回报、保护与利用、生态与开发之间的平衡,并促进社会经济与文化的可持续发展。

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Point Dume Residence

With an interest in the continuity of landscape and sequential movement through space, this house manipulates typical paths of domestic movement to integrate the interior and exterior of the house.  Sinuous surfaces delineate volumes that are differentiated by slicing surfaces and materials, with spatial intersections that break down edges between inside and outside, engaging the [&hellip

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Santa Monica Canyon Residence

This residence is nestled into a down-sloping hillside property in little Santa Monica Canyon. A path descends into an impromptu, landscaped amphitheater and bends to enhance the perspective views. A long skylight extends the geometry of the path as it winds through the living space, illuminating the house with indirect light. The residence contains open, [&hellip

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Hollywood Hills Residence

This hillside site has views over Hollywood and to the ocean. Open living spaces were created that take advantage of the intimate exterior of the house. An elegant pallet of minimal materials served to enhance the illusion of open and expansive space. The living, dining, kitchen area opens up to a front court, while the [&hellip

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Mandeville Canyon Residence

This project is sited on a knoll at the corner of a scenic canyon, with panoramic views of the city. Developed as a series of horizontal volumes that merge with the terrain of the landscape at the rear, the front yard of the house has a presence is distinctly more urban, vertical, and formal.  This [&hellip

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[Wide] Band Nomadic Café

[Wide]Band is an exploration of a continuous surface of light materials in a 600-square foot installation that encourages and requires guests to interact with one another while negotiating the space.  The name is inspired both by the physical presence of the installation and by the broadband technology that supports the wireless internet access provided.  As [&hellip

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St. Thomas The Apostle School

This K-8 Catholic School in a densely populated part of the city sits on an extremely small site.  The design achieves the maximum effect with limited resources, working with an economy of means and a cost-effective material palate to turn constraints into architectural opportunities. A new pedestrian entry occurs along an over-scaled ramp that rises [&hellip

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GASP! – Stage 2

GASP! stage two is the penultimate gesture of the Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park (GASP!) .  It is composed of architecture that responds to  the scale of the surrounding landform.  Blunt forms frame and command the superlative Tasmanian landscape.  Colour and architecture have been used as a vehicle for  re-evaluation and re-appreciation of place.  The re-forming [&hellip

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Great James Street

Two Grade II listed Georgian properties that have been the offices of GMS Estates for many generations have been redeveloped. This has been achieved through the judicious demolition of some rear post war extensions and lower ground dank spaces. Replaced  by the construction of a copper bronze triangulated roof form and restoration of the original [&hellip

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Hofgarten

At Hofgarten in Solingen Germany, you can shop according to your mood and personal style. You will find everything that makes up the complete shopping experience. Hofgarten plays with modern architecture with  themes of “nature, industry and fashion”. Inspired by the city of knives, RSM developed cutting edge design perfect for the center. Clean, innovative, [&hellip

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Jellyfish House

Located in Marbella, on the Mediterranean coast of Spain, the Jellyfish House’s neighboring buildings block its view onto the nearby sea. Appropriately, it was chosen to cantilever the house’s pool from its roof, so that the beach and sea can always be seen while sunbathing or swimming. The house is organized around two paths of [&hellip

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1/2 Stadium

The project calls for an intervention of the existing sport ground in a public school of Beijing.  We define the project as a 1/2 stadium because the scale, size, formal expression and use of the architecture stand in between an official stadium and a blank sport field. The site is in the northern part of [&hellip

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House in Ashdod

The house was designed for a family with teenage children. It is characterized by geometric facade. The soft lines in the front of the house create an inviting lobby, the living room on contrary is a large framework, but they both are part of the same mass. The front wall that penetrates into the house [&hellip

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The University of Texas at San Antonio

To assist UTSA, Cloud Gehshan first developed a detailed master plan; the wayfinding strategy commented on a number of issues that affect visitor cognition and navigation such as activity zones, street grid, naming issues, landmarks and building features. CGA also made a thorough assessment of best practices for visitor maps, both digital and printed, including databases, human [&hellip

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Pablo & Rusty’s

Following the success of the Giant designed Lane Cove café, Saxon Wright, was looking to take his existing boutique roaster business to the next level by opening a flagship store within the Sydney CBD. Known for being serious about coffee, from its farming to the final roasting, Saxon knew the time was right to launch [&hellip

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Outdoor Room

The Outdoor Room project for the 5th China International Architecture Biennial created an urban public space that reactivated Beijing’s iconic Olympic Park while focusing on air quality issues in Beijing. The competition-winning project opened in Beijing and will travel to six cities in China. Outdoor Room served as both an engaging urban public space and [&hellip

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William Jones College Preparatory

Located just south of the “Loop” in downtown Chicago, the replacement William Jones College Preparatory High School will serve 1,200 students in grades 9 through 12 in a new 278,000-square-foot facility. Due to the compact urban site, the design disperses the school’s functions vertically over seven occupied floors, rather than employing a low-rise horizontal layout [&hellip

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Town Centre Sarleinsbach

Sarleinsbach, a village of 2300 inhabitants situated in the upper Muehlviertel decided in 2005 to revitalise the city centre regarding architectural, social and economical issues. In stages and over a period of seven years a number of market place buildings were partly demolished, repaired or newly built. Five of these objects were planned by Heidl [&hellip

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Apartment in Nizhny Novgorod

Address: Radionov Str., Nizhny Novgorod, Russia Area: 129.0 m² Project year: 2013   Architects: Telemak ANANYAN, Gohar ISAKHANYAN, Anush KARAPETYAN, Ani SAFARYAN 3D modeling and visualization: Tigran

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Addiriyah World Heritage Site

Atturaif District of Addiriyah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and first home of the Saudi royal family, is being carefully reconstructed and preserved by an international group of planners, architects and conservators. It is expected to become a popular heritage tourism site. CGA’s wayfinding master plan for this labyrinthian district took inspiration from a spoked [&hellip

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Research Triangle Park

Located near Raleigh, Research Triangle Park is the largest corporate park in the United States, and is one of the most prominent high-tech research and development centers in America. To properly placebrand and upgrade the streetscape at the busy 7,000-acre site, CGA designed a distinctive exterior vehicular system that wel-comes and guides visitors 24/7. The [&hellip

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Weill Cornell Medical College

Cornell University’s Weill Greenberg Center combines state-of-the-art medical services with superior patient amenities and a serene atmosphere that are in marked contrast to the crowded Manhattan streets outside. Similarly CGA’s wayfinding welcomes visitors with a low-key but efficient system. CGA integrated donor recognition into the unique materials specified by the architects. Names are etched or sandblasted [&hellip

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Convertible Courtyards House

This project is an extension of a kitchen, living, dining, bathroom, laundry and master bedroom and ensuite to an existing weatherboard cottage. Connected via a glazed linkway which separates the new master bedroom and ensuite, the living room is straddled by two outdoor courtyards (one to the north and one to the south). A manually [&hellip

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Myrtus Convention Center

The proposal of the building is to generate a construction that will be used for conventions, seminars, and banquets, supporting up to a thousand people. The organic geometry of the building, developed under a circular grid, generates continuity between spaces, a stimulation to flow through them.  The building’s sinuous shell line grants it with a kind character. [&hellip

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Jinguyuan Mixed Use Complex

The design experiments with eight design/planning concepts that the architect had developed in the past decade. The concepts aim at creating more and better public space under the unique constraints of Chinese high-density cities. Consisting of five buildings and five public gardens, the complex has a 6,220-sqm. floor area. It contains neighborhood retail, dining, and [&hellip

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22 Olive Road

The house sits on the hilly part of Caldecott Hill, a private housing estate located along Thomson Road in the central region of Singapore. Set in acres of lush, tropical grounds, this designated Good Class Bungalow housing estate is a world apart from Singapore’s bustling pace yet located just minutes from the heart of the [&hellip

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Greenhouse in the Botanic Garde, University of Aarhus

The project includes a comprehensive restoration of the old hothouse in the Botanic Garden in Aarhus originally designed by C.F. Møller Architects. In the restoration the palm house will become a new botanical knowledge centre, at the same time as the complex is extended with a new, 18 metres high tropical hothouse, in which the [&hellip

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Kindergarten In Sondika

The size of the “smaller” What kind of space would it be the one to protect those crazy people of the “smaller dimension”? No doubt for us, an stimulating sensible space for those who stare at us  wanting “to see” from eighty centimetres above ground level.So we proposed an space intended to create an alternative [&hellip

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Living by the Sea

As any home or place can harbor past events and feelings, this renovation clears the way for new horizons in sight and mind.  Living by the Sea invites tranquility and serenity with its openness and natural ventilation, invoking the Pacific Ocean sea breeze and its vastness.  An open atrium at the center of the home [&hellip

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Seattle Design Center

Michael Courtney Design was brought into the Seattle Design Center to develop a cohesive environmental graphics program. Our charge was to ensure a seamless match with the organization’s print and online expressions and to meet upscale client expectations for high-end materials and lighting. We were also asked to set the design center apart from a [&hellip

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Camlica Mosque

Istanbul Camlica Mosque has been located in the heart of the nature and in a Garden of Eden on top of the most visual hill of Istanbul as a structure with the function of not only a prayer space but also as an area where Muslims gather, pray and receive education along with the function [&hellip

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4-IN-1 HOUSE

1 house, 4 ways of living The 4-in-1 house is located in a quiet residential area, at the top of a leafy hill in the outskirts of the city. From an architectural point of view, it is possible to distinguish the four ways of living, after which the house is named, since they are spatially [&hellip

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Rauf Raif Denktas Memorial and Museum

R.R. Denktaş was one of the leaders of the Turkish world during his lifelong. In this design regarding to the reference to the Turkish world,it is aimed to form Denktaş’ s memorial and memorial museum with the memorial of Türk Mukavemet Teşkilatı, Cumhuriyet Plantation Park, memorial park and nature museum, together. The founder president’s -R.R. [&hellip

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