04 May SPARK’S ARTE S IN PENANG COMPLETED
SPARK has completed Arte S a residential development located at Jalan Bukit Gambier near the city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia. The project consists of a pair of condominium towers containing 460 apartments, accessed via private lifts. The tallest tower is 180m, the buildings together comprise the tallest “twin tower” development on the island.
The client Nusmetro, a Malaysian property developer commissioned SPARK Architects to design the building and its landscape. The towers’ flowing form was inspired by the dramatic topography of Penang Island. The towers are located between the island’s undulating hills (Bukit Gambier) and the Penang Strait.