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Project • By ELEMENT VISUALIZATIONSCommercial Landscape

Five Corners Square

Project name:  Five Corners Square in Warsaw Typology: Landscape Localization: Warsaw, Poland Year: 2016 Team: Jakub Figel, Filip Kurasz     IDEA The main project idea is to emphasize the integrity of the square with the surrounding buildings. On the groundfloor level, the strips outlined from the buildings corners symbolize the acoustic waves that are creating the “melody of the place”. We can interpret buildings as a "musical instrument" which interacts with its vibrations and sounds on the surrounding urban space.  The use of the aforementioned offset also emphasizes historical communication routes.  The proposed solution aims to create a cohesive, clear, complex and mysterious place, which is a communication node for the Warsaw Downtown... More
East bridge bank
West bridge bank
Facade
Street art

Project • By ELEMENT VISUALIZATIONSBridges

Anti-smog Bridge over Vistula River

Project name:  Anti-smog bridge in Warsaw  Typology: Bridge Localization: Warsaw, Poland  Year: 2017 Team: Jakub Figel, Filip Kurasz, Karolina Jankowska   The concept for the pedestrian-cyclist bridge over Vistula River was created for the international architecture competition. It is based on the anti-smog solution that aims to provide better air conditions in the city.    GUIDELINES  The main guideline for the design of the Bicycle-Pedestrian Bridge across the Vistula River in Warsaw became the relationship between the existing bridges and the new form. The proposed bridge due to its lower rank can not dominate or compete with the exisitng Świętokrzyski Bridge. For this reason, architects decided to design a horizontal structure blending... More