RECENT POSTS IN ARCHITECTURE

SOUTHERN DUNES

Architecture | August 31, 2022

Situated a short distance inland from the Red Sea coast, Southern Dunes is a new luxury resort that is set to become a new destination for global tourists. Read more


CABIN FAIRY TOWN

Architecture | August 29, 2022

The Wooden Cabin Town is located on an island in the West Sea of Lushan, southwest of Jiujiang, Jiangxi. It was designed by Shanghai Parallect Architecture Studio. Read more


Ilulissat Icefjord Centre

Architecture | August 25, 2022

At the western coast of Greenland lies the massive glacier Sermeq Kujalleq. For more than 250 years, glaciologists have studied the ancient glacier and its daily production of immense amounts of ice, and it remains an ideal spot for scientific observation of climate change. Read more


Munich first climate-neutral arena

Architecture | August 24, 2022

Global architectural design firm Populous has been chosen as the architect for a new multi-use, climate-neutral, 20,000 capacity event arena in Munich, following Council approval for the project. Read more


Citicape House London

Architecture | August 16, 2022

Citicape House creates a distinctive architectural statement, while absorbing eight tonnes of pollution annually and setting the standard for urban greening in London. Read more


The Coastal Path by ENTROPIC

Architecture | August 16, 2022

How can we adapt our cities for the coming challenges with rising water levels? ​The Coastal Path is a solution for the flood protection line to protect Vejle from storm surges and rising sea water level. Read more


SANYA HORIZONS

Architecture | August 14, 2022

Winner of an international design competition, Ole Scheeren's vision for a tropical resort complex framing the horizon of Sanya's spectacular coastline is scheduled to open in 2026 to enhance the experience of the natural world. Read more


CASA HERNANDEZ

Architecture | August 13, 2022

The developments proliferating on the outskirts of Madrid, in wastelands and brownfields surrounding the city, show an urban planning that is completely indifferent towards the landscape and any kind of cohabitation with nature. Read more


The Rajkumari Ratnavati Girl’s School

Architecture | August 9, 2022

Sitting atop numerous acres in the heart of the mystic Thar Desert in Rajasthan, India, stands The Rajkumari Ratnavati Girl's School - a fantastical oval sandstone structure that blends seamlessly into the arid landscape. Set to open in July 2021, the school will serve more than 400 girls, from kindergarten to class 10, that live below the poverty line in the region where female literacy barely touches 36 percent. Standing as a beacon in its desert kingdom of Jaisalmer, The Rajkumari Ratnavati Girl's School was built to improve the lives of the community. Read more


Luxelakes Floating Headquarters

Architecture | July 28, 2022

The Floating Headquarters project is part of the Luxelakes Eco City development, located in Chengdu. Positioned on the Eco City's northern edge the project is integrated in the residential area and sits beside a lakeside peninsula. Read more


ANTINORI WINERY

Architecture | July 23, 2022

The site is surrounded by the unique hills of Chianti, covered with vineyards, half-way between Florence and Siena. Read more


Amant, Brooklyn, NY

Architecture | July 20, 2022

Amant is an arts campus spread across three blocks in rapidly changing, industrial North Brooklyn. This cultural incubator functions both privately and publicly, with artist studios, galleries, offices, storage, and a cafe. Read more


ASTRUP FEARNLEY MUSEUM OF MODERN…

Architecture | July 14, 2022

Integrating art and leisure, the complex combines the Astrup Fearnley Museum and an office building, with a new public sculpture park, swimming beach and waterside promenade. Read more


Sustainability Lab

Architecture | July 11, 2022

As Bellevue University began to expand its science, technology, engineering and math courses in biology and secondary education, it needed an outdoor lab facility to bring students hands-on experiences in studying sustainable resources. Read more


Gateway Station

Architecture | July 7, 2022

In March 2020, the Gateway Station, in Minato Ku, a special neighborhood in Tokyo, has been completed. The sation is 3969.52 m2 and It is a new station on the Yamanote Line, a circular railway in Tokyo, and will be the 30th station on the Yamanote Line. Read more


CHINA PHILHARMONIC BY MAD

Architecture | July 6, 2022

The concert hall was designed in collaboration with renowned acoustic expert Yasuhisa Toyota, and will be the orchestra’s first permanent residency. The philharmonic orchestra’s goal is to create a state of the art concert hall that will serve as a cultural exchange and China’s new locus for classical music. Read more


JINGHE NEW CITY CULTURE and…

Architecture | June 28, 2022

Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) has been named winner of the competition to design the Jinghe New City Culture & Art Centre. Jinghe New City is growing as a science and technology hub north of Xi'an in China's Shaanxi province. Supported by new scientific research institutes and Read more


ZENTRUM PAUL KLEE

Architecture | June 25, 2022

The complex nature of the shapes and articulations of the body of work of German-Swiss artist Paul Klee is reflected in the architecture of the Zentrum. Read more


ACADEMY MUSEUM OF MOTION PICTURES

Architecture | June 18, 2022

In the heart of Los Angeles, at the intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue, the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is the world’s premier movie museum. Read more


STUDIO CITY PHASE 2

Architecture | June 15, 2022

Located in the Cotai district of Macau adjacent to the Lotus Bridge crossing with mainland China, the Hollywood- inspired Studio City resort has welcomed guests and visitors to the city since 2015. Appointed in 2017 to expand the resort, Zaha Hadid Architects designed Studio City Phase 2 with new leisure, entertainment and hospitality facilities including one of Asia’s largest indoor & outdoor water parks and a six-screen Cineplex together with extensive conference and exhibition spaces. Read more


HOUSE OF INFINITE

Architecture | June 12, 2022

On a marvelous place like a piece of earthly paradise, at Cádiz, we have built an infinite plane facing the infinite sea, the most radical house we have ever made. At the very edge of the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, where the sea unites the new and the old continent, emerges a stone platform. At the place where all the ships from the Mediterranean used to pass and still pass by as they head off into the Atlantic. Read more


HOUSE OF WISDOM

Architecture | June 9, 2022

The House of Wisdom - an iconic library and cultural centre in Sharjah - has opened to the public. The central focus of the 2019 UNESCO World Book Capital celebrations, the project seeks to be the catalyst for a new cultural quarter in the city. Read more


FARFETCH HQ / FUSE VALLEY…

Architecture | June 5, 2022

Farfetch, the leading global technology platform for luxury fashion, seeks to further connect creators, curators, and consumers in a purpose-built urban fashion village on the slopes of Leça River in Porto. The 178,000 m2 art-filled HQ features 12 interconnected buildings that each represent the various elements of the company's organization, with the design of each space tailored accordingly. Read more


SNØHETTA REVIVES TRADITIONAL HARBOR BATH…

Architecture | June 4, 2022

Architectural drawings from the 1930s are dusted off in Snøhetta’s recent proposal for the reconstruction of the venerable harbor bath Knubben in Arendal. Read more


NANCY AND RICH KINDER MUSEUM…

Architecture | May 27, 2022

The new Nancy and Rich Kinder Museum Building is characterized by porosity, opening the ground floor at all elevations. Seven gardens slice the perimeter, marking points of entry and punctuating the elevations. The largest garden court, at the corner of Bissonnet and Main Street, marks a central entry point on the new Museum of Fine Arts, Houston campus. Read more


THE BOTANIC GARDEN

Architecture | May 24, 2022

The Botanic Garden is one of the four major pavilions in the 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exposition. During the event, it was the most favorable place which has received millions of visitors. Read more


KAOHSIUNG STATION BY MECANOO

Architecture | May 22, 2022

The new Kaohsiung Station is the crowning achievement of the massive Kaohsiung Metropolitan Area Underground Railway Project, which includes seven subterranean stations along a 9.75 km railway tunnel. It will be a true transportation hub integrating train, metro, local and intercity bus services, taxi and bicycle. Read more


Chengdu’s Museum of Natural History

Architecture | May 20, 2022

A celebration of Chengdu's modern ethos and historical legacy, the Museum of Natural History will transform the city's skyline and symbolize its innovative spirit. Read more