2nd place in Kaohsiung Marine Gate Project
Asymptote Architecture and Artech Architects
Asymptote Architecture and Artech Architects were awarded a close second place finish for the Kaohsiung Marine Gateway project.
The project proposes a 200m long structure situated between two 14 story towers located at the cities newly developed harbor edge. The proposal calls for a new urban intervention at the cities waterfront combining both cultural and commercial aspects with the port terminal functions the building is designed to house. The buildings technological envelope and architecture and is designed to be a striking and elegant addition to the quickly changing city of Kaohsiung and to act as a catalyst for unique and sustained urban development over the coming years and decades.