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Manjingkang Commercial Master Plan festival fountain

Manjingkang Commercial

Nestled deep in the hills of Yunnan Province, the Manjingkang Commercial Master Plan is rich in biodiversity and beautiful sub-tropical scenery; rivers and water play a central cultural role. With a focus on this critical resource – and in celebration of it – DDG organized the plan around an immense water plaza and fountain, flexibly... Read More

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Mallam Junction Mall

Mallam’s design team sought to create an indoor-to-outdoor “resort” ambiance rather than a typical mall atmosphere. The strategies employed took advantage of natural light, with cantilevered skylights directing abundant sunlight to the mall’s lower levels and pedestrian thoroughfares, as well as to its business frontage, which directly opens to lush outdoor plazas. Phase I features... Read More

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Mall of Istanbul

A dynamic new multi-use development in Istanbul, Turkey, the Mall of Istanbul combines vibrant, contemporary energy with an extraordinary range of live, work, and play experiences. This distinctive project in Istanbul’s Ikitelli district presents a breathtaking panorama via soaring towers and signature curvilinear forms. The 3.8-million-square-foot project features distinctive retail and office components, a high-rise... Read More

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Lujiazui 1885

Faced with exciting challenges, DDG transformed a small and prominent location in Pudong into the unique urban experience that is Lujuazui 1885. A grand French Colonial building provides an elegant setting for a Noble House restaurant, while a traditional teahouse overlooks a serene courtyard. Balcony terraces evoke elements of traditional Shanghai architecture. The dynamic blend... Read More

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Laureate Building

The 12-story Laureate Building in Baltimore’s chic new Harbor East district bridges the gap between the neighborhood’s mixed-use vitality and the utility and convenience of a more traditional office facility – and it does so without sacrificing the subtle architectural detailing and inspired industrial design aesthetic that characterizes the waterfront neighborhood. With nearly 200,000 square... Read More

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Kapuk Naga Indah

Kapuk Naga Indah is a bold extension of the coastline of Jakarta, Indonesia. Designed as a series of man-made islands which feature state-of-the-art sustainable live-work-shop communities, each promotes healthy living via walkable neighborhoods with parklands, water features, golf courses and marinas. With the finest residential and commercial features, the seven districts are livable communities offering... Read More

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JW Marriott Qingshui Bay

This JW Marriott resort hotel complex is located on the island of Hainan, in the center of the Qingshui Bay Holiday Resort and close to Clearwater Harbor mixed-use development. Facing south across Qingshui Beach, the 5-star hotel takes full advantage of its spectacular tropical resort setting: a unique angled room plan and terraced design format... Read More

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Jinqiao Town Center

Historic design influences from these pedestrian-friendly sites were mingled with massed architectural elements, while greenways, urban and canal parks, landscaping, and streetside retail featured an intimate human-scale – creating a powerful sense of place in Jinqiao, an area with solid international awareness. Traditional materials, finishes, and decorative elements in Town Center are directly influenced by... Read More

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Jewel of India Mall

The Jewel of India Mall boldly celebrates Jaipur’s prestigious history of gem trading, with majestic entrance towers glowing sapphire and amethyst against the night sky. A unique gold market harks back to the region’s historic trade, while a traditional bazaar – offering time-honored handcrafted items – attracts tourists to a totally immersive cultural experience. The... Read More

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Istinye Park

DDG is served as the master Istinye Park architect, creating in Istanbul, Turkey a vibrant new retail and entertainment destination situated above a natural topographical “amphitheater” of master-planned mid-rise residential neighborhoods. The Istinye Park architecture consists of three conceptually and architecturally distinct elements – a grand central entertainment rotunda, an open-air lifestyle center and a... Read More

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Fontanar Centro Comercial

Fontanar is a new 3 level commercial center nestled in the rural landscape of Chia, Colombia, a suburb city to Bogota. Set into the contours of the surrounding topography, Fontanar is designed to reflect the natural beauty of the region: extensive landscaping, curvilinear forms and an eye-catching array of natural material façade finishes and glass... Read More

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Expo Viva Centra

Expo Viva Centra

Expo Viva Centra brings to Xi’an, China, an exciting new epicenter for trade, residence, and cultural exchange. With a vibrant central core offering a breathtaking setting for creative events and interactions, the project includes three districts: one focused on urban life and work; one on shopping, dining and cultural destinations for residents and visitors; and... Read More

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