GK Archi wins Asia Pacific Award 2018 for High-Rise Architecture category

On May 3, 2018, the Thuwanna Sky Complex project in Yangon, Myanmar, designed by GK Archi, was honored in the category of Best Residential Buildings in Myanmar at the Asia Pacific Awards. 2018 (International Property Awards 2018). The 2018 Asia Pacific Awards is one of the UK’s award-winning International Property Awards, which is dedicated to […]

Giang Le has been awarded the Gold Medal by the Vietnam Association of Architects 2018

To commend the Vietnamese architects who have contributed to the architecture of Vietnam for many years in the field of national and international architectural awards and efforts to develop international integration.  The President of Vietnam Association of Architects decided to donate the Award to 10 typical architects who have made outstanding achievements in architectural creation, won […]

Huong Giang – GK Archi, upstream bringing Vietnamese architecture to the world

Dare to think, dare to do, dare to commit themselves, perhaps independent, decisive independence from the young until the CEO helped Giang Le to make decisions at the decisive moment. Always thinking that architecture is the land of competition is equal, just have the talent is to be recognized, from 2010, Giang Le began the […]

Sophia Convention Center – combination of trees and geometry

Sophia Convention Center is a convention and event organization center, a wedding venue for over 3,000 guests, including 7 floors. The project is located on the land has 4 main frontage and right Phan Thi Ranh square, opposite Coffee Center. The project includes field boxes and technology that are linked to the green of the restaurant, […]

Building or valley? Construction begins on MVRDV’s green-topped Amsterdam leisure complex

Construction has begun on a 75,000sq m (807,300sq ft) green-terraced, mixed-use building located in Amsterdam’s Central Business District – the latest leisure project from Dutch architects MVRDV. The studio’s design for developer OVG Real Estate – which was selected by the Municipality of Amsterdam in 2015 following an international competition – includes shops, bars, restaurants, […]

Paradise City South Korea by MVRDV

Dutch firm MVRDV has designed an entertainment complex featuring inverted facades and a huge blob of gold, which will be built in Seoul, South Korea, ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics. Architect: MVRDV Project Location: South Korea Called Paradise City, the 9,800-square-metre complex will form the centre of a new tourist district in Seoul. It will feature a nightclub and a retail building, with a public plaza sandwiched between. MVRDV wants […]

Richard Meier On Color in Architecture and His Only Black Building

Get a better understanding of Richard Meier in PLANE-SITE’s latest short film in their series, Time-Space-Existence. The series focuses on the principles behind each architect they feature. Known for his pristine white, geometric buildings, Meier talks about architectural context, timelessness, universal color, and his only black building. Quality of architecture gives life to a city. It creates a space that […]

GKA’s counterparts in the banking sector: Shwebank has started

GK Archi is honored to co-design the Shwe Bank banking system, which is actively preparing to dominate the Myanmar market and compete with KBZ Bank. Shwebank’s plan is to expand to 400 branches nationwide over the next five years. With strong financial strength and management platform from STL Group, GK Archi trusts and co-develops Sky […]

5 Very Different Ways to Finance the Construction of Tiny Houses

The tiny house movement is taking the housing market by storm, with small homes appearing all over rural and urban areas across the world. They are an affordable and eco-conscious solution to the narrowing housing supply and can offer mobility to an increasing population of young professionals. Tiny houses come in many forms and sizes—from […]