STAR strategies + architecture: wins first prize for 'mirador del palmeral de elche'
 
STAR strategies + architecture:  wins first prize for 'mirador del palmeral de elche' STAR strategies + architecture:  wins first prize for 'mirador del palmeral de elche'
jul 20, 2009

STAR strategies + architecture: wins first prize for 'mirador del palmeral de elche'

‘give me a turn’ proposal by STAR strategies + architecture image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

STAR strategies + architecture have been awarded first prize in the international competition of ‘mirador del palmeral de elche’, spain. the palm grove of elche is a UNESCO world heritage site in valencia and the competition was organised by the city to provide a landmark for the area, as well as enhance the agricultural palm arabic tradition.

‘give me a turn’ proposal by STAR strategies + architecture includes three scenarios with different levels of investment. from the initial mirador complex to a common building to a mirador station with a connection to the railway platforms and underground parking. it is a ferris wheel with 16 cabins with a central bank to allow 360 degree views of the palms. the cabins will be ready to host dinners, meetings and celebrations.

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

model of ‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

model of ‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

model of ‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

model of ‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

model of ‘give me a turn’ proposal – view from platform image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal – plan image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal – program and circulation image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

‘give me a turn’ proposal – vertical garden and open air cinema image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

form study of ‘give me a turn’ proposal image courtesy STAR strategies + architecture

  • Congratulations! Great idea, nicely done, very well presented. “Enhorabuena”

    countcero says:
  • awesome guys! I really would apreciate seing it one day in my lifetime.

    Fernando Canal says:
  • felicidades a los holandeses, desde Elche

    micaela says:

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