5 Most Influential Female Architects of the 20th Century

In the 20th century, where many people perceived the role of women as housewives, taking care of their homes, there were many female architects who brought a separate path for feminism, inspiration and thinking. for the future. From Los Angeles to Tokyo, these women Architects shaped a new aspect of the city, from broken glass […]

The architect built ‘villa’ from 12 containers

Set amidst the fields on New Zealand’s North Island is a six-bedroom, three-bath house, an infinity pool and a six-car garage. This house is located on 6,221 square meters of land, overlooking the lush green hills of Waikato. Soft container house with lush green meadows and winding, steep path. Photo: David Wade. In October 2016, […]

10 High-Rise buildings with extreme architecture

1.Chaoyang Park Plaza, China When designing the Chaoyang Park Plaza high-rise building, the architects intended to create a landscape inspired by lakes, mountains and rocks painted in traditional Chinese feng shui paintings. The project is modeled after Shanshui city, an architectural model created by MAD founder Ma Yansong for urban development in Guiyang, China. Construction […]

The Creation process of 4 Pioneering architects in modern architecture

Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright and Louis Kahn are four of the greatest architects to date. Let’s take a look at the creative process of the top 4 architects of modern architecture and explain why their works and methods still strongly influence us. Architecture always stands between the brink of reason […]

Top 10 công trình kiến trúc độc đáo trên thế giới

Admire the unique architectural works of mankind designed by the most creative minds, the most talented designers. 10. Rome Colosseum Rome Colosseum As one of the first stadiums in human history, the Roman arena accommodated up to 50,000 spectators. Here used to take place the matches of powerful gladiators 9. Lloyds Building, London Lloyds Building […]

10 Hotels with the most beautiful architecture

Seaside Finolhu (Maldives) has a rustic design, while Eremito (Italy) is built with a 13th-century rock that combines a medieval style. Dailymail has selected the hotels with beautiful architecture from the collection of Design Hotels – a website specializing in introducing and providing accommodation for more than 300 luxury hotels in 50 countries. Nature Eco […]

The planning terms and concepts architects should know

Here are some planning and concept terms, some that are quite new in Vietnam but are popular abroad. As architects, we often use words that are complex and confusing to those of us who are not architects. We would like to list some words that are not really popular in Vietnam but that are commonly […]

House with special metallic geometry in India

Decorated with armor of geometric metal blocks that create a unique facade for this 600 square meter luxury home in Surat, Gujarat, India. Featuring a unique structure that makes the house great at night. Light emitted from the surrounding geometric blocks creates a romantic, dreamy space. Inspired by nature, the unique structure surrounded by hexagons […]

Calla Garden bright spot in South Saigon area.

Calla Garden designed by GK Archi is attracting the attention of many customers and is considered a bright spot in the South Saigon area. Worth living space In the mid-range segment, the price is about VND 1 billion / unit, many projects are often far from the center, difficult transportation and limited utilities. Meanwhile, Calla […]

The top architectural styles of mankind

Architectural styles Gothique, Byzantine, Roman … are artistic features expressing the style of an era. The magnificent works bearing these architectures still stand to this day. 1. Gothic architecture The stunning beauty of a Gothic cathedral Born after Roman architecture, Gothic architecture (also known as Francigenum Opus, meaning French work), began to develop from the […]

New airflow for world architecture: Unique 2-story clay house with full amenities

Casa Terracota is located in Villa de Leyva – a mountain village 95 miles north of Bogota, Colombia, built by Colombian architect, Octavio Mendoza. The house is built entirely of clay and baked in the sun, not using steel, cement or other reinforced materials. The house is 5,400 ft2 (502 m2).   The two-story house […]

Lavilla Green City Long An – The project was started in July 2019

Lavilla Green City Tan An is cooperated by Dong Tam Group and real estate corporation Tran Anh Long An. The groundbreaking ceremony was held in March 2019 with the participation of the leadership of two corporations, partner units and 1000 close customers, and the event was also a gratitude ceremony for customers. always support and […]

Myanmar with outstanding temple architecture

(Construction) – The Federal Republic of Myanmar is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia. Myanmar is rich in gems and gems, oil, natural gas and other minerals. The income gap in Myanmar is among the largest in the world, because most of the economy is under the control of the former Military Government supporters. What […]

La Premier – Apartement project of district 2

APARTMENT PROJECT LA PREMIER DISTRICT 2 La Premier Apartment is a new project coming out later this year, with the attention of many residents in the real estate market as well as large investors. The apartment is located in a prime location, located in the heart of District 2 so it owns many modern facilities. […]

GK Archi received the Top Ten BCI Asia Awards for the 3rd consecutive year

At the end of May 2019, at Sheraton Saigon Hotel, the Top Ten BCI Asia Awards BCI ceremony was held. GK Archi continues to be honored in the Top 10 Asia Architecture Companies in Vietnam for the 3rd consecutive year with active activities in design consultancy in Vietnam and Asia. This is also an important […]

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 […]

Commencement of Nairobi Wilson Terminal DAC in Nairobi, Kenya

In 2016, the DAC Wilson Nairobi Terminal Aiport project designed and implemented by GK Archi was started. The project is a new terminal designed to reduce the load on Nairobi Airport in Kenya (Africa). The project land is an old hangar located in the Nairobi Airport Complex and is constructed of steel and glass. Architect […]

Top architects – Tadao Ando

Tadao Ando is a  self-taught architect whose approach to architecture and landscape was categorized by architectural historian Francesco Dal Co as “critical regionalism”. He was raised in Japan and this country really shaped his style as an architect and designer through religion and other culture aspects. Ando’s architectural style is said to create a “haiku” effect, emphasizing […]

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Frank Gehry

Architect Frank Gehry has designed some of the most iconic buildings of the past two decades, from the Guggenheim Bilbao to Facebook’s new mothership in Silicon Valley. Yet in recent years, he has become something of architecture’s bete noire, lambasted for his extravagant, sculptural style in an era of razor-sharp efficiency, sued for alleged design errors, and mocked […]

EFFEKT unveils spiralling tower and treetop walkway for southern Denmark

Architecture studio EFFEKT has released plans for a 600-metre-long treetop walkway connected to a spiralling observation tower with 360-degree views over the forest canopy of southern Denmark. The local studio designed the continuous timber ramp as a commission for Camp Adventure, a tree-top adventure park located in the forests of Glisselfeld Kloster, Haslev – one hour south of Copenhagen. Shaped like an hourglass, […]