The architect envisions more topography in the otherwise flat capital city of Germany. Renderings courtesy Jakob Tigges
The architect wants to create the world’s largest man-made mountain, at 3,280 feet.
Residents of the Porte de Versailles neighborhood, in Paris’ 15th arrondissement where the tower is proposed, claim the tower will overshadow them. Renderings courtesy Herzog & de Meuron
The 590-foot glass pyramid building will include a 120-room hotel, 754,000 sf of office space, an...read more
The building site is located on a three-acre site in the center of Newark’s Ironbound District. Rendering courtesy KSS Architects
The vertical farm by commercial grower AeroFarms will be the world’s largest indoor vertical farm...
Rendering: Gehry Partners, LLP
Despite the thumbs up, disputes over costs may keep the $142 million work from ever being built....
The new St. Petersburg Pier, The Pier Park. Renderings courtesy ASD/Rogers Partners/Ken Smith
The Pier Park will be a platform for a multitude of smaller and more flexible programs and experi...read more
The team came up with the design using parametric modeling to optimize passive heating and cooling. Soon after, a director noticed the form's similarity with a certain pop star in a music video. Renderings courtesy Elenberg Fraser
The bootylicious tower is composed of 660 apartments and a 160-room hotel at the west end of Melb...read more
Rendering courtesy Adjaye Associates
In designing the five-story, 71,000-sf building, Adjaye took cues from the brownstones, churches,...read more
Walgreens Pharmacy, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago. Photo courtesy VOA Associates
Most retail in healthcare discussions today are focused on integrating ambulatory care into tradi...read more
Court cites affordable housing crisis of ‘epic proportions.’
Renderings courtesy Bjarke Ingels Group
Several levels in the center of the 185-meter tower are shifted outward to allow for terraces wit...read more
Philips City Farm Research Center, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Photo courtesy Philips
A research center in The Netherlands is testing the latest techniques in urban farming.
In-board placement of bathrooms buffers corridor noise for birthing rooms at MaineGeneral Hospital in Augusta, Maine. Anton Grassl/Esto
Over the past few decades, numerous research studies have concluded that noise in hospitals can h...read more
Renderings courtesy Bortolotto Architects
An architect's proposal for a renovation of the main office building at the Ontario College of Ar...read more
A bicyclist sits in traffic near a housing construction project in San Francisco. Photo: Reuters/Robert Galbraith
The volatile U.S. multifamily housing market has returned to pre-recession investment levels, dri...read more
The vegetated rooftop is open to everyone who clears security at the terminal and offers spectacular views of Manhattan and the adjacent TWA Terminal. Photo: © Paúl Rivera, courtesy of Gensler
The 4,046-sf rooftop includes landscaped green spaces, seating for 50 people, 400-sf children’s p...read more
The building will provide 25,000 sf of exhibition space, as well as spaces for film screenings and public access to BAM/PFA collections. Renderings courtesy Diller Scofidio + Renfro
The building, located directly across from the UC Berkeley campus, integrates the existing 48,000...read more
Design highlights include a “living room” setting with flexible furniture. Photos courtesy LPA, Inc.
The school is located on the sixth and seventh floors of a downtown public library and embraces f...read more
The building at 19th Street and Alton Road will be comprised of a 40,000-sf market and a 5,000-sf Wells Fargo Bank. Rendering courtesy Oppenheim Architects
The design for the Whole Food Market features a grid of white concrete representing a pure expres...read more
Construction is expected to begin in 2016. Renderings courtesy Snøhetta
The James Beard Public Market will be Portland’s first year-round market since 1942, when the Por...read more
This October, Tennessee Valley Authority will close its outdated Widows Creek coal plant in Stevenson, Ala., which had been providing energy to the region since the 1960s. Photo: TVA Web Team via Wikimedia Commons
The $600 million conversion project will be Google's 14th data center globally, but the first it...read more
One World Trade Center was named the winner of the Best Tall Buildings category for the Americas. Image: SOM/CTBUH
One World Trade Center and Abu Dhabi's Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid Tower are among the four towers n...read more
The selection of fiber cement, in itself, helped contribute to the individuality of the Eye Surgery Center, because it was the first use of the material in the area.
The team wanted to build an eye surgery center in an already established area but provide somethi...read more
“The waterfront, park, and nearby urban area all have a dialogue with the loose cluster of pavilions, with people and activities flowing between them,” said jury chair Mark Wigley in a statement. Renderings courtesy Moreau Kusunoki Architectes
The firm’s design concept makes use of the museum’s site, turning it into a bustling, well-connec...read more
Renderings courtesy MAD Architects
The “hillside village” edifice will be covered in drought-tolerant vines and succulents.
In an effort to balance security and fire safety features within codes, standards and planning, N...read more
The design by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, made out of a "collection of nine volumes." Rendering courtesy Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos
Overlooking the Pearl River in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, the cluster of museums wil...read more
The architect wanted the buildings to look as if they were cut out of a single block. Renderings courtesy Daniel Libeskind
The scheme will drastically change the Eternal City’s skyline: three angular towers that look lik...read more
Heatherwick will work with landscape designer Marie-Louise Agius of Balston Agius to complete the verdant plan and take advantage of the therapeutic effect of plants. Renderings courtesy of Heatherwick Studio.
The architect describes it as “a collection of stepped planter elements”
Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center
The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) is the Grand Central Station of the...read more
Renderings courtesy Handel Architects
To achieve Passive House standards, Cornell Tech Residential will incorporate a number of sustain...read more