Office building on Zvanu 2, Ventspils
Today in Ventspils , historic preservation is a major factor in the evolution of the urban fabric.In the case of the Samrode building , new construction was required to be in brick , to match the footprint and envelope of the existing former warexouse ruin, and to maintain a harmonius relationship with the surrounding context.
Ligatne Cultural-Historical Heritage Trail
Ligatne Cultural-Historical Heritage trail is located in Ligatne, the district of Cesis, Latvia. Historical village of Ligatne Paperfactory is a unique example of 19th century Paperfactory environment. It is nominated as a State Urban Planning monument and is included into Gauja National Park teritory. Concept and design of the project of Ligatne Cultural-Historical Heritage trail forsees forming infrastructure and care of the environment, including renovation of historical buildings as well as reconstruction of bridges.
Catolic church in Ikskile
Autors - Arhitektūras birojs Forma , SIA and Krists Karklins Design LLC Architect - Krists Kārkliņš, Ināra Kārkliņa, Māris Kārkliņš , Team: G.Kalniņš , J.Zaharāns , Competition - 2010
Forest school in Riga , Latvia reconstruction and new buildings
The “Forest school” is seccondary school for 200 children including rehabilitation. Program requirements ask for clasrooms, dormitory accommodations of 90 students, canteen, gymnasium , meeting hall, activity rooms, rehabilitation gym, exercise room for massage and small indoor pool.There are three buildings for whole complex – teaching and dormitory building, gymnasium including small children classes and historical bulding for out of class work, library, rehabilitation.
Development of Promenade of river Alekšupite and reconstruction of neighboring streets in Kuldiga
Author - Arhitektūras birojs FORMA, SIA and Krists Kārkliņš Design LLC. Architect – Ināra Kārkliņa, Krists Kārkliņš , Team: G.Kalniņam, J.Zaharānam, Competition - 2010
Housing development in Ventspils, Robežu Street 92
Housing developments for five houses using energy consuming methods and sustainable building technologies .First Certificated Passivhouse project in Latvia.Project officialy certificated in Passivhous Institut , Darmstadt , Germany in 2009.
Housing in Mežparks, between Mores and Čiekuru Street
Housing with total floor ares ~ 15 500 m2 and territory 13 500 m2 is located between existing housing .There are a lot of trees in the territory and it is located next to the forest.Proposal was developed compareing possible schemes including sunshine , composition, economical aspects.
Research and concept of future development of Historical village of Ligatne papermill
Development of Ligatne today is based on two different tendences. On one hand it is the only working Paperfactory in the country, and on the other hand it is located in Gauja National Park teritory, while being under the protection of National Historical Heritage Centre.
Site and feasibility analysis - Dubultu Prospekts 101 , 99 ,103, Salacas ielas 5
Location of Dubultu Prospekts 101 , 99 ,103, Salacas ielas 5 is well situated for recreational as well as residential development and use. Convenient access to the site from within the city of Jurmala, Riga International airoport as well as neighboring regions of Latvia makes it an attractive location for local residents and visitors.
Villa “7 Wish”, Odesa
Authors - Arhitektūras birojā Forma, SIA and Krists Karklins Design LLC Architects - I. Karklina, K. Karklins, Team: J. Zaharans, G.Kalnins ; Client – A.Zolotova; Design – 2008
Andrejsala, Riga. Masterplan and analysis of visual influence of buildings
Analysis of visual influence of buildings was made by Arhitektūras birojs Forma, SIA un Karklins Design Studio LLC to estimate visual influence of buildings to historical center of Riga city. The Masterplan was developed by Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) ,OVE ARUP & PARTNERS Ltd. and Inside Outside. After the proposal was declined Forma / KDS / Grupa 93 designed final version of Andrejsala masterplam concept which was accepted in 2010.
Private house Jubilejas 11, Ventspils
House located in the law rise building territory next to the nice park.Living house with garage and bathhouse are new constructions.
New building of Ventspils City hospital
The new Ventspils hospital building project reflects the desire of it’s designers to create emotionally positive atmosphere permeated with associations of domestic comfort and privacy. Welcoming character of the building facilitates mental well-being of patients expediting their recovery as a result. Proximity to the sea and surrounding pine forest, as well as the context of traditional detached single family homes inspired us to think of the proposed four storey building as a large glazed veranda. Facade composition pattern, large roof overhangs, use of natural wood finishes on the exterior as well as interior of the hospital reference local tradition of residential building type. Lower building volumes housing a small conference room and cafeteria located on the Vasarnicu Street side of the main building help perceptually negotiate its scale and visual impact on the surrounding neighborhood.
Vision of development of Clinic Linezers
Vision of development of Clinic Linezers is proposed for all clinic for teritory 9.33 ha . It is located near Smerlis forest and at the Linezers street. Vision designed in acordance with VSIA “Rīgas Austrumu slimnīca” Clinic Linezers program. Aim of the vision – make analise of existing situation and make vision for future development.in acordance with development of all clinic.
Development of old Elevator in Andrejsala, Riga
Author – Arhitektūras birojs Forma SIA and Karklins Design Studio LLC Architect – I.Kārkliņa, Miks Kārkliņš, Team: J. Zaharāns, G. Kalniņš, R.Cibuļskis Client – Jaunrīgas attīstības uzņēmums, Workshop – 2008
Multifunctional center on Terbatas street, Riga
Competition proposal. Author – Arhitektūras birojs Forma, SIA , Architects: I.Karklina, Miks Kārklins, Team:B.Lasmane, J.Krizanovskis, Client – Tērbatas Centrs, SIA , Design – 2005
International architects workshop Urban design and Development of Daugava Woterfront (Ķengarags)
Generating urbanity through Community Participation* *AFTER THROUGHT CONSIDERATION OF A SYNOPSYS FOR OUR PROPOSAL WE BELEIVE THAT THE SLOGAN FOR OUR PROPOSAL IS A SELF-DESCRIPTIVE ENTITY. NEVERLESS FOLLOWING KEY POINTS SHOULD FURTHER ELLABORATE CONCEPTS APPLIED: - Instead of architecture at the scale of urban planning, urban planning at the scale of architecture. - Instead of conservation of demolition of built fabricē, participation in strenghtening of and giving physical (architectural) for to existing mechanism of communal and individual processes. - Urban fabrice is grown not built
Dentistry Clinic Zinta
The site of the Dentistry Clinic ZINTA is located in the ‘Jaunpilseta’ district of Ventspils city – in an area designated the status of an urban monument. The existing two story building was reconstructed, its roof slightly elevated, and a third floor was added to better accommodate the needs of a growing medical practice.
Housing and multifunction buildings on Ostas 13 and Liela 21 , Ventspils
Location for Housing and multifunction buildings is in the historical part of Ventspils on the riverbank of Venta. There is port on the oposite side of river.Historical building on the site is reconstructed.New housing is located around the street block and makeing inner yard between.
Riga suburb „Maskavas forštate” Mazā Krasta, Kojusalas and Gredu street design development
Author – Arhitektūras birojs Forma, SIA , Architect – I.Kārkliņa, Miks Kārkliņš, Team: J. Križanovskis , Client – Riga City Council Latgales District Department , Design - 2005
Reconstruction of Beach in Saulkrasti
Author – Arhitektūras birojs Forma, SIA, Architect – I.Kārkliņa, M.Kārkliņš, team V. Orlova,stud. arh. J. Križanovskis, E. Frankēvica.Client – Municipality of Saulkrasti city, Design/Construction - 2005/2010
Medical Complex in the Riga suburb Saliena
Environmental city design, a part of perspective development of Saliena teritory .Medical center with rehabilitation ~ 45 000 m2, science park and housing ~ 20 000 m2.The site has good location between highway to Jurmala and railway.Next to Riga International Airport.
International architects workshop “Vision of the Maskavas suburb”
To create general wision for the entire Maskavas suburb and Krasta street development in the form of zooning.To give building proposals in the form of a plan, model and photomontage for one of three sites.
Watermill in Pope
Watermill in Pope is reconstruction of historical manor watermill.Teritory total size 9,2 ha. There are new additions for swiming pool and bouling. Insted of old barnhouse there is gesthouse.More aside there are two service buildings.
Reconstruction of Riga 2 nd Secondary school
School building constructed in 1876 – 1879. by architect J. D. Felsko design, addition in 1980. Building located in the Historical center of Riga. There were not planned changes in planning of the clasrooms.The main task was to create additional spece for recreation, wardrobes and reconstruction of canteen.
Daugavpils Hospital pediatric unit
Reconstruction of the fifth floor of existing hospital was the first example of the program of World Bank credits for the improvement of medical services in Latvia. The design respects the main subject in the unit – children. Planning of the patient rooms, exam rooms, service rooms acording the technology.
New branch building of Bank of Latvia
The new branch building of Bank of Latvia makes one think in metaphors.Gunārs Birkerts has already rated this building as a „face building„ of Latvia that reflects knowledge and experience of Latvian architects.
Riga International Airport second Extension ( new pier )
Modern airports are the symbols of a country’s progress, development and economic power. The architects task is to give the passenger hope of something good.The new departure terminal is a supplement and extension of existing building of the airport . General appearance is the openness of the building. The ability to admit an abundance of the light represents the main quality of the new structure.
Country house Ezerbrici
Country house Ezerbrici is located in one of the most beautiful areas of Latvia countyside Piebalga.The house is built in 1902 near the Bricu lake.Historical appearance and details are saved during the reconstruction.
Psyhiatric Clynic in Riga
Psyhiatric Clynic for 500 beds is a reconstruction of existing historical hospital complex. The design of new part of clynic is conected to speciffic of this clynic and it was carefully developed.Closed yard is the key element of design.
Surgery clynic in Ventspils
New Surgery clynic is part of existing city hospital of Ventspils.It is designed for 260 bed with operation block, reanimation and anesteziology, central sterilization. It has connection to existing departments of hospital.