The Apple Orchard shortlisted for WAF
The Apple Orchard has been shortlisted for World Architecture Festival in the Housing Category. This years edition of WAF will take place in Singapore October 3rd to 5th.
The Apple Orchard (Äppelträdgården) is an atrium terrace with an environmental classification located close to the Frölunda Square shopping area in the west of Gothenburg. The project a successful example of the compactness that is often sought in the public debate. A previously monotonous suburban development is being offered a green complement.
Gardens and homes in atrium buildings are mixed in a compact alley containing very high quality housing, private patio areas and communal spaces. Äppelträdgården is the result of a successful collaborative venture between White and F O Peterson. White acted as both architect and client.