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VTN Architects stacks alternate glass box terraces with continuously rising greenery in Vietnam

Nanoco Head office in Ho Chi Minh offers terraces at multiple levels with vertical greenery and large trees for its employees.

architecture | 5 DAYS AGO

CanningHill Piers will be one of the tallest residential developments in Singapore, designed by BIG

BIG has revealed designs for one of the tallest residential and most significant redevelopment initiatives in central Singapore.

architecture | 6 DAYS AGO

WY-TO Group transforms former fire station in Singapore into a green cultural community node

WY-TO Group has won the C40 Reinventing Cities Global Competition to repurpose former fire station in Singapore, advocating circularity and sustainability.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

Vin Varavarn Architects uses bamboo and rammed earth walls to create a new activity centre in Thailand

'PANNAR' is established with the aim to inspire and disseminate the King's Sufficiency Economic Philosophy to the Thai people.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

‘The Energy Plug’ is a prototype to achieve zero carbon performance with adaptive reuse

The project is based on achieving synergy between existing and new architecture, synergy imagined as plugging into the old to give it a new lease of life.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

Wutopia Lab converts an abandoned pump house into a floating pavilion as a ‘Shrine of Everyman’

Wutopia Lab converted the abandoned pump house at the Dongtanyuan’s Qian Shao Farm of Bright Food Group into Shrine of Everyman.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

L Architects adds planter skin to the living grid house, providing privacy and vertical greenery

This single-family home in Singapore re-imagines the exterior façade as a living wall.

architecture | 1 WEEK AGO

Herzog & de Meuron unveils monolithic Songeun Art Space in stark contrast to Seoul’s urban fabric

The new ST Songeun building houses art spaces for the Songeun Art and Cultural Foundation – a non-profit organization established in 1989.

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architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

The new Shaw Auditorium by Henning Larsen at the HKUST is composed of three concentric white rings

The Shaw Auditorium has opened its gates for the public, located at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

ZHA completes sinuous office building in Guangzhou, conceptualising infinite loop

Infinitus Plaza defines a gateway to the new Baiyun Central Business District. Built on the site of the decommissioned Baiyun Airport.

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COP26: Colours will become darker and darker on the graph as the world gets hotter; says Prof Ed Hawkins

Symbol for climate change, the warming stripes was created in 2018 by Professor Ed Hawkins at the University of Reading

news | 2 WEEKS AGO

UNStudio’s winning entry creates community-focused residential complex in Moscow

UNStudio has been declared winner for a new residential complex located at 31 Krzhizhanovskogo Street in Moscow.

architecture | 2 WEEKS AGO

Steven Holl's new health and cultural centre creates a public park for the community in Shanghai

Promoting healthy living and cultural exchange, the buildings offer green public space to a large adjacent residential community.

news | 2 WEEKS AGO

Foster + Partners’ Tulip Tower isn’t going to bloom after plea rejected by the UK Government

UK Government has rejected the appeal to built the proposed 1000ft high tower in the heart of London.

news | 3 WEEKS AGO

ZHA shares construction update for their plant-filled mixed-use building in Prague

Construction of the Masaryčka building in Prague continues with the structure of the retail levels on the ground and first floors now completed.

architecture | 3 WEEKS AGO

Earthitects designs ecologically conscious Stone Lodges to work closely with Nature

Located on a 13 acres coffee plantation, the project is part of a bigger masterplan that includes 15 lodges, conceived as a post-pandemic gated community.

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competitions | 3 WEEKS AGO

Superscape 2022 Theme: GREEN SHIFT - Visions for sustainable living

The biannual prize seeks to encourage innovative and visionary architectural concepts that explore new models of living over a broad expanse of 30 years.

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Velux presents inaugural ‘Build for Life’ conference bringing industry professionals together

Free and open to all, The Build for Life Conference 2021 is a fully digital event that will feature more than 90 expert speakers from around the world.

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Hara House dissolves boundaries of private house to form new connections with the community

Hara house is located in an agricultural village in Nagaoka city, Niigata prefecture.

news | a month ago

Korean Pavilion is a terraced-compound of successively receding levels with a pyrotechnic façade

Designed by Moon Hoon and Mooyuki Architects, the pavilion puts on a dazzling display of colour, thanks to its kinetic façade.

news | a month ago

‘The Rig’ is a theme park and resorts located on an offshore oil platform in Saudi Arabia

“THE RIG.”, is a new tourism project, inspired by offshore oil platforms located in the Arabian Gulf.

architecture | a month ago

ZED Lab cuts solar radiation by 50% in private residence through parametrically-designed double roof

ZED Lab creates a near-net-zero integrated double-family residence, House Under Shadows, located in Karnal in North India.

people | a month ago

“Great design conversations are ultimately all about environments and communities” Razvan Ghilic-Micu

Post-show interview with festival director, Razvan I. Ghilic-Micu of Archifest 2021

news | a month ago

BIG, in partnership with ICON and Lennar, to build 3D-printed community of 100 homes in Austin

Breaking ground in 2022, this innovative 100-home community of 3D-printed homes will be co-designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and ICON

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architecture | a month ago

Childhood education centre in New Zealand, by CAA, restores and regenerates the site’s ecology

The children education centre is designed to exploit natural surroundings to create a ‘nature classroom’ for young students.

news | a month ago

Herzog De Meuron refurbishes a decommissioned 20th century brick power station in San Francisco

Herzog & de Meuron has begun construction to transform an abandoned power station built in the 20th century, in San Francisco.

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BIG’s proposed redevelopment of 120 Fleet Street given green light by the City of London

BIG’s proposal for 120 Fleet Street in London includes renovation of Grade II-listed Daily Express Building and redevelopment of adjacent River Court.

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Global movement of 15-minute city by Prof. Carlos Moreno is the winner of OBEL Award 2021

The 15-minute city as defined by Professor Carlos Moreno is the third winner of young, ambitious architecture award.

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Japanese Pavilion welcomes visitors through a façade inspired by traditional origami shapes

Nagayama Yuko drew inspiration from the Japanese art of Origami, for the Japan national pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.

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Watch Kevin Siyuan turn Singapore into Wes Anderson-esque wonderland

Singapore based architectural photographer and filmmaker Kevin Siyuan has captured Singapore in Wes Anderson spirit, and it’s amazing.

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ODA’s project in Buenos Aires recycles 80% of the original structure into offices and a public park

ODA has revealed design for 'Paseo Gigena', which will convert a decaying parking structure into Class A office building, featuring a rooftop public park.

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KPF unveils design for the tallest exposed hybrid mass timber office building in North America

KPF has submitted proposal plans to develop 450,000-square feet of exposed hybrid mass timber office building in Vancouver.

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news | a month ago

Singapore’s first ‘super low energy’ residential development revealed by Serie Architects

Singapore’s first ‘super low energy’ residential development to achieve yearly savings of 1,647,362 KWH of energy, designed by Serie Architects.

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Santiago Calatrava designs the UAE Pavilion with an operable roof inspired by a falcon in flight

The UAE Pavilion is inspired by the traditional Bedouin tribe’s tent, which has historically inhabited the desert region in the Arabian Peninsula.

architecture | a month ago

CH House by ODDO Architects is a light-filled house that aims to foster human-Nature interface

Situated on a narrow plot, measuring 4.2 x 35 metres in length, the CH House creates light-filled room thanks to its inner courtyards.

architecture | 2 months ago

Opportunity Pavilion mimics a large public space that aims to bring people together

Opportunity Pavilion, is conceived by AGI Architects as a large public plaza which aims to be a platform for social and cross-cultural engagement.

architecture | 2 months ago

Sameep Padora completes apartment building in Hyderabad, fitted with undulating brick façade

The Sienna Apartment building by Sameep Padora collaborates and expands craftsmanship expertise through its intricate façade.

architecture | 2 months ago

Santiago Calatrava unveils Qatar Pavilion at Expo 2020, paying tribute to its past, present and future

Santiago Calatrava has unveiled Qatar’s national pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai inspired by Qatar’s national emblem.

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