POP / Taipei Pop Music Center | JDS

POP / Taipei Pop Music Center The Taipei Pop Music Center will play an acupuncture role in creating an urban balance between the east and west parts of Taipei City. Furthermore, the importance of the concert h...

Zoo / Dochodo Sustainable Zoological Island | JDS

Zoo / Dochodo Sustainable Zoological Island Our proposal for a Zero Energy Zoological Island in South Korea conflates strategies of infrastructural engineering with those of architectural design to more intell...

BGB / Beijing Green Visitor Center | JDS

BGB / Beijing Green Visitor Center The Beijing Welcome Center is a project for a gateway exhibition building for a new sustainable industry park in Beijing. The building is based on the principle of manipulati...

NOMU / Norwegian Mining Museum | JDS

NOMU-Norwegian Mining Museum The Norwegian mining museum is situated in a beautiful location between a strong flowing river, and a historic quarter in Kongsberg. The site for the new extension has been planned...

Maritime Youth House | PLOT [ BIG + JDS]

Maritime Youth House The concept emerged from a technical problem inherent in the site. Cleaning the polluted soil on the site was seen as a necessity, but would cost one quarter of the overall project budget ...

REN Building | BIG + JDS

REN Building The REN building is a proposal for a hotel, sports and conference center for the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai. The building is conceived as two buildings merging into one. The first building, emerg...

Ski Jump Penthouse | JDS Architects

Ski Jump Penthouse Standing at the summit of the ski jump in Holmenkollen Norway, the new luxurious penthouse and look-out has fast become a huge attraction to the holiday makers in the Scandinavian peninsula....

KKB / Keizer Karel Building | JDS

German based firm, JDS, has developed two proposals for an exclusive apartment building located on a prominent corner in the city of Ghent. Given the central location and the current build environment we aim to...

YCC / SHANGHAI COMMUNITY RING | JDS, MUDI

This is quite an interesting project because of its process of construction and the thinking tied with methodology which is tied to it. The Shanghai Community Ring designed by JDS Architects is, in the architec...

Hangzhou Waves | JDS

  With hybrid buildings becoming the essence of architecture as of recently, it is refreshing to come across a design that steps away from this movement and strive to highlight the separation of program i...

Hangzhou Gateway Tower | JDS

Diagramation seems to be an architects’ go to method when designing a building based on its surrounding conditions. It starts out as a basic form, for instance a rectangular block, and from there instances can ...