The museum's exterior will be decorated with verses of the Sheikh's poetry, according to the Wall Street Journal. Screenshot via Museum of the Future on YouTube.
The Sheikh of Dubai hopes the museum can be an incubator for ideas and "real designs"
Antinori Winter by Archea Associati in San Casciano Val di Pesa, Florence, Italy. Photo by Pietro Savorelli
Bjarke Ingels' Danish Maritime Museum and the Ravensburg Art Museum by Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei...read more
The building’s façade will face toward Badouzi harbor. Renderings courtesy Foster + Partners
The museum will be home to an aquarium, exhibition space, and waterfront views.
The latticed dome is supported by the sculptural, rectangular interiors. Renderings courtesy Jean Nouvel Architects
After many delays since construction started in 2009, the Jean Nouvel-designed Louvre Abu Dhabi i...read more
Photo credit: Mikkel Frost
Copenhagen, Berlin, and Rotterdam are the cities where most of the shortlisted works have been bu...read more
The building’s design consists of a translucent tower with research, retail, and restaurant spaces that rests on a horizontal slab filled with exhibition galleries. Renderings courtesy Herzog & De Meuron
When completed, M+ will be one of the first buildings in the Foster + Partners-planned West Kowlo...read more
The 16,000-sf addition expands the museum’s existing Antoine Predock-designed structure. Photo: Benjamin Benschneider
The 16-foot-tall screens, operated by a hand wheel, roll like box car doors across the façade and...read more
New York-based HAO has released designs for the proposed Bolong 3D Movie Museum & Mediatek in...read more
Holl designed the campus’ north side to be a pedestrian-centered cultural hub on a lively landsca...read more
Construction consultant FMI foresees—with some caveats—continuing growth in the office, lodging,...read more
A major movie studio needed a new vault to protect its irreplaceable negatives for films released...read more
Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects has been commissioned to design the $325 million Gilder Cent...read more
Steven Holl's design for the new wing features a reflective pool that will generate energy.
The list includes both additions to existing structures and entirely new buildings, from Frank Ge...read more
The centerpiece of the proposed plan is the revitalization of the iconic Smithsonian castle.
More than a decade after opening its groundbreaking Philip Merrill Environmental Center, the grou...read more
Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s...read more
The education center will be set in a landscape that includes small ponds and plantings intended...read more
Preliminary designs for the $300 million George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art have been unveiled,...read more
Herzog & de Meuron's iconic 1111 Lincoln Road parking garage in Miami Beach, Fla., is one of...read more
The museum is slated for an early 2018 completion, and will include a hall of fame, theater, reta...read more
Mimicking the unearthing of archaeological sites, Henning Larsen Architects' recently opened Moes...read more
The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and...read more
The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s de...read more
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
This year marks the fifth anniversary of the American Institute of Architects’ effort to have arc...read more
The project sees a departure from Hadid’s well-known use of concrete, fiberglass, and resin. Inst...read more
Of the design, Nouvel describes it as inspired by the simplicity of “a single brush stroke.”...
Gehry's design for the Biomuseo, or Museum of Biodiversity, draws inspiration from the site's nat...read more