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Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects takes third place in Port of Kinmen competition


LOHA’s port proposal for the island of Kinmen, Taiwan, draws upon its community’s rich history of cultural collaboration and natural connectivity, intertwining ferry passenger operations with a public park that may serve as an iconic gateway and enduring infrastructure for island residents and their guests. Conceptualised as both a landscape and a building, the port seeks to combine a waterfront park with a transport terminal. This creates a unique parkscape for users. To preserve Kinmen’s relationship... more

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