American architect Daniel Libeskind has just unveiled the design for a metallic residential building in Berlin that, upon completion in 2015, is expected to brighten the already emerging neighborhood of Chausseestrasse. With large angular windows designed to catch maximum light, canted walls, and a metallic-coated ceramic facade, the 107,000 sq. ft. (10,000 m2) Chausseestrasse 43 occupies the corner of a block in central ...

Ground Breaking for Mapletree Minhang Development in China Aedas is the designer for the Mapletree Minhang Development Project, Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd’s largest single investment in China to date. A ground breaking ceremony was recently held to kick start construction. The project involves two sites – Mapletree Business City and VivoCity, with a site area of approximately 119,000 square meters ...

Daegu Gosan Public Library – The Future Of A Library A library should provide a dynamic space that facilitates the interactions between people and information. It must provide flexibility to accommodate the evolving ways in which people access and interact with information. The new Daegu Gosan Public Library will provide a cultural meeting place in the community by providing an ...

Badshahpur is located in Gurgaon – one of the largest cities in the Indian state of Haryana, and a major satellite of Delhi.  Gurgaon has experienced rapid development over the last 20 years; attracting both regional and global institutions to its infrastructure offering, proximity to the Capital, and for its growth as a hub of information technology, research and development, ...

Hangzhou Civic Sports Center designed by chinese architects bluarchitecture The site for this project is located at the west side of Hangzhou new city, 2.6km to the CBD center. The facility has a total built area of 15,500 square meters. Above ground floor area is 46,700 square meters. The southwest corner is the entrance for the planned Metro Line and around the ...

A Parametric Design for the 7th International Strawberry Symposium in Beijing  designed by DADA Architectural Design + Planning  Firm based in China. Project Description The 50,000 m2 complex for the 7th International Strawberry Symposium is located on the outskirts of Beijing, in an agricultural area renowned for its long tradition of strawberry cultivation and production. The event provides a forum for horticultural scientists and ...

Zaha Hadid Architects Dynamic Concept for Bogota International Convention Center Competition in Bogota, Colombia. ZHA: Our vision for the new convention centre reaches beyond the mere building, aiming at the creation of a new business and civic node for the city of Bogotá that embodies values of functionality, interactivity and innovation, and can act as a catalyst for urban, social, economic and environmental ...

OODA’s Disaster prevention and Education Center in Istanbul Portuguese firm OODA designed a proposal for the ‘Istanbul Disaster prevention and Education Center‘ international design competition. The aim of this competition was to establish a proposal for a center fully equipped with adequate technology and facilities in order to be prepared for a disaster, that may affect Istanbul and to develop public ...

Parametric Facade for Pushkinsky Cinema design by Synthesis Design + Architecture The design of the Pushkinsky Cinema facade renovation places the face of the landmark venue behind a sculptural veil which acts as a dramatic backdrop to Pushkin Square and an iconic face to the cinema. Inspired by the screened views, geometric intricacy and flowing surfaces of a “Russian Veil”, the design ...

Henn wins the first prize in the international competition to design the Haikou Tower in Haikou, Capital city of Hainan,a tropical island in the South China Sea ...

RTA office based in Barcelona has collaborated with Turkish practice DOME partners to create the municipality building, commercial centre and market place' for manisa, turkey. ...

New Landmark for Mumbai Called Parinee I designed by James Law Cybertecture Parinee I Tower will be located in the heart of Mumbai, facilitating a wide range of businesses, including the India movie industry. To accentuate the inspirational references, the building facades are installed with LED screens for film and graphic projections. The concept of the building is derived from the movie industry, assuming a futuristic appearance ...