RECENT POSTS IN ARCHITECTURE

SONORA ART VILLAGE

Architecture | May 14, 2022

Probably you all remember our sonora house project. For the new followers, we made a house concept in Mexico, It was frozen, but we gladly finished it and showed you. Read more


The Belgrade Philharmonic Concert Hall

Architecture | May 5, 2022

Following a year-long international competition led by the UNDP, London architecture studio AL_A has been selected to design the new Belgrade Philharmonic Concert Hall. Read more


SUMSEI TERRARIUM

Architecture | May 5, 2022

“SUMSEI TERRARIUM”, a journey to find myself. We focused on a special story of our brand in order to spread the strengths of Sumsei in the room. Sumsei has products that mostly encounter bare bodies or bare feet, such as ‘body dryer’ which is the leading product that is used to easily dry the body after shower. Read more


APPLE AL MARYAH ISLAND

Architecture | May 4, 2022

Located in Abu Dhabi’s prestigious financial district, Apple Al Maryah Island occupies the pride of place on the island’s waterfront – a large, shaded plaza beneath the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange building and adjacent to The Galleria Al Maryah Island Mall Read more


THE WHALE BY DORTE MANDRUP

Architecture | April 27, 2022

Dorte Mandrup once again proves her ability to create architecture in extraordinary, irreplaceable landscapes. The Danish architecture studio has won the international competition to design the new attraction, The Whale, 300 km north of the Arctic Circle in northern Norway. Read more


DESERT ROCK BY OPPENHEIM

Architecture | April 15, 2022

Created by the world-class architectural design firm, Oppenheim Architecture, Desert Rock is designed to protect and preserve the environment and will allow guests to connect with the nature and local culture of the region. “We wanted to create a destination that allows guests to experience Saudi Arabia’s untouched beauty. Desert Rock will provide guests with uninterrupted spectacular views while preserving the natural landscape for future generations to enjoy,” said John Pagano, CEO at TRSDC. Read more


Le Dome Winery by Foster…

Architecture | April 13, 2022

Nestled in the rolling hills of Bordeaux, the new Le Dôme winery in Saint-Émilion has welcomed its first visitors. Designed and engineered by the practice, the low-lying building blends seamlessly with the UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Landscape of the region with a state-of-the-art facility for the internationally renowned wine, Le Dôme. Read more


CAN RAS

Architecture | April 9, 2022

Made to disappear. This is how the concept for this house on the island of Mallorca is presented, a few meters from the shore of the Mediterranean sea. Read more


WINTER PARK LIBRARY AND EVENTS…

Architecture | April 4, 2022

Sited on the Northwest corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, this new civic and cultural hub embodies the values of the park's namesake and is envisioned as a space for community empowerment and edification. Read more


MARITIME CENTER ROTTERDAM

Architecture | March 24, 2022

Mecanoo's Maritime Center provides new scenic route for Rotterdam. The iconic Maritime Center Rotterdam will be located in the middle of the water on the Rijnhaven. Read more


THE EYES OF SANXINGDUI

Architecture | March 22, 2022

MAD Architects, led by Ma Yansong, has unveiled the design of their latest project; “The Eyes of Sanxingdui” for the Sanxingdui Ancient Shu Cultural Heritage Museum. The project sees MAD place a cluster of scattered wooden structures above the dense greens and clear waters of the ancient landscape. Read more


1.000 TREES

Architecture | March 21, 2022

Heatherwick Studio has unveiled its latest project, 1,000 Trees, in Shanghai, China. The site is a new mixed-use development designed to emerge as two forest-capped mountains from the waterfront in Shanghai. Read more


NORFOLK BURLEIGH HEADS BY KOICHI…

Architecture | March 15, 2022

Drawing inspiration from local Norfolk pines, the latest mixed-use residential project by Koichi Takada Architects is a sculptural and sympathetic addition to its coastal location in Burleigh Heads (Queensland, Australia). Read more


KLIMATORIUM

Architecture | March 8, 2022

The Klimatorium, Denmark’s international climate centre in Lemvig, has now been completed. The new climate centre combines rustic and pragmatic architecture by 3XN with local nature design and integrated flood protection by SLA. Read more


SHENZHEN ZHONGSHUGE

Architecture | March 3, 2022

Although the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone is only 40 years old, a tiny period of time in terms of macroscopic scale, it has made great achievements that have attracted worldwide attention. Read more


TREE HOUSES

Architecture | February 23, 2022

Milan based studio Peter Pichler Architecture has developed a concept for sustainable tree houses in West Virginia, United States. The project Tree Houses is located in West Virginia, United States. Read more


THE SAUDI ARABIA PAVILION AT…

Architecture | February 22, 2022

Boris Micka Associates, designed the building and contents of the SAUDI ARABIA PAVILION for EXPO2020 in Dubai. They have participated on the fascinating development of this project, from first sketches to public opening. Read more


MACBA EXTENSION BY CHRIST &…

Architecture | February 21, 2022

Presently housed in a building opened in 1995, the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) requires a significant increase of its exhibition space. Addressing this need, the design for the new MACBA was developed in partnership between Christ & Gantenbein and Barcelona-based H Arquitectes as a new volume opposite the current venue. Read more


MU XIN ART MUSEUM

Architecture | February 20, 2022

Modern concrete cubes float idyllically over the Yuanbao lake of a 1000 year ancient historic water town in China, Wuzhen in China's Zhejiang Province has become home to the cultural addition which is the Mu Xin Museum designed by New York based OLI Architecture. Read more


AMOREPACIFIC HEADQUARTERS

Architecture | February 16, 2022

The new headquarters for Amorepacific, Korea's largest beauty company, is located in the centre of Seoul at a site which has been occupied by the company since 1956. It is situated next to a former US military zone that is being transformed into the spacious public Yongsan Park and a business district, which was part of a masterplan representing the largest high-rise development in Korea that substantially altered the urban fabric of the Yongsan district. Read more


KAOHSIUNG POP MUSIC CENTER

Architecture | February 7, 2022

Next to the mouth of the Love River, the project is located in the port city of Kaohsiung, in southern Taiwan. In this particular enclave where water is the central axis of Taiwanese life both economically with the largest port in Taiwan, and at the urban level with the Love River drawing a dividing line between the two parts of the city, and at the environmental level where the relative humidity ranges between 60% and 80% - the Pop Music Center proposes a landscape of geometries rescued from the seabed. Foams, corals, seaweed, waves and aquatic animals are arranged on the surface and specialize in specific uses, so each piece manifests its own personality and a formal challenge and, at the same time, is integrated into a common ecosystem. Read more


DOHA METRO NETWORK BY UNSTUDIO

Architecture | February 6, 2022

UNStudio created a vision for the station designs of the all-new Doha Metro Network, and collaborated with the Qatar Rail Architecture Department on the development of an 'Architectural Branding Manual': an extensive set of design guidelines, architectural details and material outlines to assure the spatial quality and identity of the network. This comprehensive design manual served as a set of guidelines that were used by the appointed D&B contractors to deliver the different station types for the first phase. Read more


FIRST QUADRANT OF OMA’S KADEWE…

Architecture | February 3, 2022

The historic Berlin department store Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) opened the doors to the first quadrant of the masterplan designed by OMA. A concentric void spanning six floors holds a series of wood-clad escalators. At the base, in extension of the Tauentzien Straße main entrance, the void serves both as a retail and event space. Read more


OPPO R&D HEADQUARTERS

Architecture | January 24, 2022

Founded in 2004, OPPO has grown over a short period of time to become China’s largest smartphone company. The setting of OPPO’s new R&D Headquarters in Hangzhou’s Future Sci-Tech City represents a commitment to the brand’s spirit of endless innovation in the pursuit of perfection. Read more


TIANJIN BINHAI LIBRARY

Architecture | January 23, 2022

MVRDV and Tianjin Urban Planning and Design Institute (TUPDI) have completed Tianjin Binhai Library as part of a larger masterplan to provide a cultural district for the city. Read more


ELEFTHERIA SQUARE BY ZAHA HADID

Architecture | January 22, 2022

Establishing Eleftheria Square as the city’s primary gathering space, Zaha Hadid Architects’ (ZHA) design creates new connections intended to unite a divided capital. Nicosia’s massive Venetian fortifications separate the old city from its modern districts, while the city’s ‘Green Line’ divides the capital into two disparate communities. Read more


HUDSON YARDS “JOURNEY TO THE…

Architecture | January 20, 2022

The 1,131-foot-high, cantilevered, open-air observation deck at 30 Hudson Yards called “The Edge” is the highest outdoor sky deck in the western hemisphere. Read more


THE CLOUDSCAPE OF HAIKOU

Architecture | January 18, 2022

MAD Architects, led by Ma Yansong, has announced the opening of the Cloudscape of Haikou on the southern tip of China. A unique urban public and cultural space for citizens and visitors to Haikou, this flowing, sculptural concrete form was named as one of the “most anticipated architecture projects of 2021” by The Times of London. Read more