Foster + Partners has wrapped Alif-The Mobility Pavilion with horizontal highly reflective stainless-steel fins to express “the dynamic nature of mobility” at Expo 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Named Alif-The Mobility Pavilion, the pavilion, located at a dedicated plaza at the south ...
Foster + Partners has wrapped Alif-The Mobility Pavilion with horizontal highly reflective stainless-steel fins to express “the dynamic nature of mobility” at Expo 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Named Alif-The Mobility Pavilion, the pavilion, located at a dedicated plaza at the south entrance of the Expo site, symbolizes “the beginning of progress and new horizons” in which the
New York-based architecture practice Ennead Architects has won a three-staged open competition to design the new International Performance Center in Shenzhen, China. The new project is aimed to be part of a major cultural development to further cement the city as a world-class metropolitan destination. Featuring two golden shells on the undulating roof of the building, the building
The latest addition of Empa and Eawag’s NEST research building has officially opened on 6 October in Duebendorf, Switzerland. The project, called The NEST HiLo, illustrates nearly a decade of formative ETH Zurich research in architecture and sustainable technologies. Exploring futuristic construction methods, the unit is boasting an intricate, doubly-curved concrete roof, lightweight funicular floors, and self-learning building technology. The
Housing Association, Metropolitan Thames Valley last week appointed developer Countryside as the best bidder to construct their vast £1.6bn Clapham Park estate phase 2 rebuild in south London. In a joint venture of 15 years with Metropolitan Living, Countryside will develop around 2,500 houses in 17 sites around the Clapham Park Estate. The £800m Clapham Park
UK studio Grimshaw has designed a pavilion topped with a 135-metre-wide, solar-panel-covered canopy to anchor the sustainability district at the Dubai Expo. Named Terra, the pavilion stands at one of the main entrances to the site and generates all its own water and energy. Designed as the main permanent building within the sustainability district, the pavilion contains 6,000
Less than minutes from Administrative capital International airport to the new administrative capital, you will find ZAHA’s Mall in the Central Business District in the new capital. ZAHA complex provides you with a more viable model for struggling malls and malls of the future. Unlike traditional malls, ZAHA’S mall is the first mall in Egypt Inspired by
The Singapore Pavilion has introduced an experiential journey through its lushly-landscaped spaces that epitomise Singapore’s vision of becoming a City in Nature at Expo 2020 Dubai which has opened to the public on 1 October 2021. Themed as Nature. Nurture. Future, Singapore-based firm WOHA-designed pavilion will provide a space to promote the nation’s sustainability through an immersive pavilion journey.
Frank Gehry‘s hotly-anticipated project Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is set to open in 2025 on the capital’s Saadiyat in the Island Persian Gulf more than a decade after Frank Gehry announced his project in 2007. The news was officially announced by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and
Audaz Mall/Business Complex, which is an integrated twin tower commercial complex with shops, administrative and medical units that are being developed in the Central Business district at the New Administrative Capital, Egypt, next to Al Masa Hotel, the parliament building, the council of ministers, and Mohammed bin Zayed axis, is set for delivery in October
Beijing and Shanghai-based architecture studio SpActrum has designed a hotel that features an undulating sandy-looking platform inspired by sea creatures, which the island is famous for, such as nudibranch and other shellfish. The new hotel, called Hotel Nudibranch, is conceived as a new eco-friendly landmark among sandy bays in Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China. Proposed as a key part of