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How to locate Spouse Internet

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Brick archways topped by rounded glass tower at Arc by Koichi Takada Architects

Dezeen

19 March 2019

by Jon Astbury

 

Koichi Takada Architects has designed a podium fronted with brick archways as the base of the glass and steel Arc tower in Sydney, Australia.

The mixed-use scheme for developer Crown Group is in a historic area of Sydney’s central business district.

Local firm Koichi Takada Architects combined old and new styles with a robust, arched brick podium surrounding a 26-storey glass and steel tower.

The Arc tower development contains 135 apartments and 86 boutique hotel rooms, with eight shops at street level.

The building is split in two by the publicly accessible Skittle Lane, a pathway from the 1980s that… Read more

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Sydney architect Koichi Takada on his Doha designs and working with Jean Nouvel

Australian Financial Review

13th March 2019

by Stephen Todd

 

When architect Koichi Takada received an invitation to participate in the international competition to design interiors for the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ), in Doha, he didn’t quite believe it. That was nine years ago, and having just set up his Sydney studio, the only public spaces Takada had completed were a few small (albeit beautiful) fast-food franchises in suburbs such as Sutherland and Maroubra in NSW – hardly hotspots on the international design radar.

It was an incredible opportunity, he quickly learnt: the museum itself was being designed by… Read more

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Even better than the render

Habitus Living

#43 2019

by Holly Cunneen

 

Koichi Takada Architects is known for luxury high-rise apartments, rich materiality and expensive finishes. But we find there is much, much more substance to this story than just good looks.

We are living in a day and age where food looks better than it tastes; people and places look better on Instagram than they do in real life; tourism is largely motived by the need to be seen rather than desire to do or experience; and technology is outshining its own creators. Sadly – scarily – this extends to architecture, too. The capability… Read more

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Brickworks Decoded: High-Rise Brick & Masonry Architecture

YellowTrace

13 Mar 2019

 

Arc is featured as part of YellowTrace’s collaborative series with Brickworks Building Products on Australian Architecture that LOVE’S brick!

Aaaaaand… we’re back with our content partnership with our pals from Brickworks Building Products… In this series, we’re focusing on High-rise Brick & Masonry Architecture. Boom! Just in case you hadn’t noticed (but I seriously doubt it), contemporary mid and high rise towers are usually built using materials like concrete, steel, glass and large format claddings.

Alas, I’m sure you’ll agree bricks are amongst the elite group of materials that are hard to beat when it… Read more

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Architect of Green Square’s Infinity Tower OK with controversy over his project

Domain

12 March 2019

by Sue Williams

 

They’ve likened it to a doughnut, an armchair and a rollercoaster and said it was a building so ambitious, dramatic and flamboyant, it’d never actually happen.

Yet the controversial apartment block Infinity in Sydney’s Green Square is now just weeks from completion, with its curves, loops and hole right through the middle creating an enormous stir and a flood of both praise and criticism.

No construction since the Opera House in 1958 has excited as much enthusiasm and ridicule, but architect Koichi Takada doesn’t mind one bit. “It’s a privilege to be talked… Read more

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How to Find Better half On the web

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Bogen überspannt: Hochhaus von Koichi Takada in Sydney

BauNetz

14 Feb 2019

Es ist ein auffallendes Gebäude. Mit schon postmoderner Leichtigkeit haben Koichi Takada Architects diesem Hochhaus an der zentralen Skittle Lane in Sydney einen deutlichen Bruch eingearbeitet. Wie sie dem Bau vor die unteren acht Stockwerke eine Art Sockel aus komplex vermauertem Backstein vorblendeten und es dann gläsern-glatt in die Höhe schießen lassen, wirkt wie eine Collage aus römischer Antike und International Design. Dabei haben die Architekten und die Bauherrin Crown International Holdings Group dem Wohn- und Geschäftshaus einen schnörkellosen Namen gegeben, der das alles verbindende Motiv dieses ambivalenten Projekts benennt: Der Bogen, the Arc.

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Architecturally-Designed Beach Side Abodes That Stole Our Imagination

Habitus Living

20 Feb 2019

Holly Cunneen

NEWPORT HOUSE

This waterfront retreat designed by iconic Australian-Japanese architect Koichi Takada is the epitome of an Australian dream home, adorned with a private beach, garden and open-plan living.

Koichi, in collaboration with JGroup Projects & Development, quickly uncovered that the concept needed to reflect the owner’s love of the outdoors; an openness of space and beach lifestyle, offering constant opportunities to connect with nature.

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This is Sydney’s First Boutique Serviced Apartments In Its Central Business District

Robb Report

20 Feb 2019

Skye Suites Sydney opened in October last year with a roster of 73 studios. Guests can opt between single or double bedroom suites, located on seven floors of the Arc Sydney; itself a recently inaugurated 25-storey multi-residential building. Designed by Koichi Takada, the structure includes a clever pedestrian thoroughfare linking to Kent, Clarence and King streets, including historic Skittle Lane.

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