A Study to Extract Sustainable Planning Characteristics of Future Skyscraper from Competition Awarded Housing Projects

초고층 미래주택 공모전 수상작에서 나타난 지속가능 계획특성 추출 연구

  • Qi, Ting (Dept. of Interior Architecture & Built Environment, Yonsei Univ.) ;
  • Lee, Yeun-Sook (Dept. of Interior Architecture & Built Environment, Yonsei Univ.) ;
  • Kang, Hye-Yon (Symbiotic Life-TECH, Yonsei Univ.)
  • Received : 2015.11.26
  • Accepted : 2016.01.15
  • Published : 2016.02.29


Purpose: The purpose of the study was to extract the sustainable characteristics of skyscraper housing design. Method: The method of the study was literature survey and content analysis techniques, and the target cases were 8 skyscraper housing design projects awarded from eVolo Skyscraper international competition. The sustainable features for analysis were categorized into social, cultural, economical and ecological sustainability and total 26 elements. Result: As a result, important elements were extracted, and profiles of elements in the projects were delineated, out of 26 design elements: 'Aesthetics', 'Climate Change', 'Resource Using Efficiency', 'Technical Innovation', 'local Employment' were shown dominant. While 8 projects showed the whole range of 26 elements, even though the project what by now is still an important problem for skyscraper, the result gives an insight into future sustainable skyscraper housing design.


Supported by : Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of Korean government


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