Bana GolfClub
Da Nang Viet Nam

New golf clubhouse, driving range and halfway houses. The course itself was designed by the former world No.1, Luke Donald.

The design is inspired by the ancient Vietnamese round coin with square center. It symbolizes the connection between Heaven, Earth and Mankind. The central square is an open air courtyard that brings daylight and fresh air deep into the plan on both levels. Grass mounds envelope the structure, increasing its connection to the golf courses topography.

Completed 2016


  • Winner World’s Best New Golf Course, World Golf Awards 2016
  • Winner Asia Pacific’s Best New Golf Course 2016
  • Winner Vietnam’s Best New Golf
    Course 2016
  • Silver Prize – Vietnam National Architecture Award 2016


Escuela Verde
Costa Rica

Centro Educativo Costa Ballena is a bilingual English/Spanish school located on the Southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica.

M-System presented a feasibility study looking at the needs and issues of the current school and its specific hilly topography. Creating an extension, reorganizing and looking at the circulation and drop-off zone whilst embracing the natural environment of the school.

Costa Rica’s extremely rich cultural, historical and natural environment provided the inspiration of the three concepts (Wigwam, Forest Pods and Stone Spheres).



Hoi AnViet Nam

GreenShoots International School in Hoi An is a young school yet developing fast. This means relocating and building a new campus catering to the growing needs.
Our inspiration was drawn from GreenShoots own core values.  Coming up with a design which is inspirational to foster happy, mindful and creative thinkers committed to the sustainable development of our world. 
The five symbolic elements of nature: Fire, Earth, Metal, Water and Wood are used to create a harmonious design concept.