Residential towers

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Nurol Life, Istanbul, Turkey. Project by Hakan Kiran Architecture. Light planning by ZKLD Light Design Studio
Nurol Life, Istanbul, Turkey. Project by Hakan Kiran Architecture. Light planning by ZKLD Light Design Studio
Nurol Life, Istanbul, Turkey. Project by Hakan Kiran Architecture. Light planning by ZKLD Light Design Studio
Nurol Life, Istanbul, Turkey. Project by Hakan Kiran Architecture. Light planning by ZKLD Light Design Studio
Nurol Life, Istanbul, Turkey. Project by Hakan Kiran Architecture. Light planning by ZKLD Light Design Studio

Project • By L&L Luce&LightOffices

Nurol Life

Nurol Life is an architectural project whose strong visual presence makes a huge impact. The lofty tower (220 metres) and base structure of this building complex stand in the centre of Istanbul and were designed by the Turkish architectural practice Hakan Kiran Architecture to give greater prominence to the area. The minimalist and elegant Nurol Life, completed in 2018, stands out against the city’s urban fabric, in an exclusive area surrounded by a green belt of parks and forests. The interior space is divided into separate structures dedicated to specific functions: the exclusive office area, the residential apartment area and the main entrance area, and contains a total of 501 apartments and 50 offices.  The lighting project... More

Project • By MLA+Housing

Tianxi Twin Towers

In 2012 MLA+ was commissioned to redesign the Tianxi Twin Towers. Upon completion the twin towers in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province in South-Eastern China, are the tallest residential twin towers of the world.As part of the redesign the communal spaces on the ground floor and the tower tops, as well as the complete façade strategy where revised. The glass façade is decorated with a high contrast pattern that wraps the towers like a fabric. This powerfull design is executed as a modular, prefabricated system – an intelligent and cost effective way to combine expressive image and smart technical solution.During the design process, our local developer client Menli partnered with the international brand Armani/Casa to strengthen... More