Really weird proposal for Taipei (architecture)

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Really weird proposal for Taipei (architecture)

Postby Pingdong » 14 May 2012, 00:11

I was looking for pond designs in fish culture and somehow ran into this and got me stuck to the computer for an hour looking at other stuff like it.

its a few years old, but is this happening?

http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/9/ ... posal.html

i found it through here which has some really cool stuff:
http://stephenbrammer.wordpress.com/tag/architecture/
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Re: Really weird proposal for Taipei (architecture)

Postby chung » 16 May 2012, 22:55

No, that was one of the unsuccessful proposals. The design contract for the center was awarded to New York architects Reiser + Umemoto.
http://www.reiser-umemoto.com/
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Re: Really weird proposal for Taipei (architecture)

Postby Pingdong » 16 May 2012, 23:32

very cool, thanks.
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Re: Really weird proposal for Taipei (architecture)

Postby Icon » 17 May 2012, 10:27

Looks like the one currently building in Kaohsiung, though. We used more or less the same picture.
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