Developer ARK Group is hoping that its newly opened, 17-acre Irving Music Factory in Texas has the same drawing power as ARK’s entertainment district in Charlotte, N.C., AvidXchange MusicFactory, which had around 1.8 million visitors in 2016. Courtesy Gensler
Some entertainment districts are going light on retail, partly because “the bulk of the leasing d...read more
When it opens next year, the 200,000-sf Texas Live! development will be an integral part of the $4 billion Arlington Entertainment District, which will include a new stadium for the Texas Rangers. Rendering courtesy of The Cordish Companies.
Entertainment districts are being planned or are popping up all over the country.
Since its conception in 2006, the Mamava lactation pod has undergone several changes in design....
Photo courtesy of Studio J Marketing
The new branch in downtown Santa Monica offers 8,400 sf of space designed by Gwynne Pugh Urban St...read more
The 1.5-million-sf Oceanwide Plaza, going up across the street from Staples Center and L.A. Live, will include a “lifestyle plaza,” 100 feet in the air, with 37,000 sf of outdoor amenity spaces. A 700-foot-long LED ribbon will wrap the plaza. And this mixed-use project will feature a 166,580-sf open-air retail galleria. CallisonRTKL provided the architectural design for the entire Oceanwide Plaza project (spatial design, floor plans, unit plans, layout, etc.) which encompasses all three towers and the retail galleria. CallisonRTKL also provided the interior design for both of the South Towers as well as TDS for the entire project. Studio Munge provided the interior finishes for the residences in the North Tower and interior design for the residential common areas and for the hotel in the North Tower.
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., PCL Construction Enterprises, and Shawmut Design and Construc...read more
For REI’s flagship store in Washington, D.C., CallisonRTKL designed the bicycle shop to achieve the look, feel, and layout of a test kitchen. The outdoor retail cooperative was the first tenant in the redeveloped Uline Arena. Courtesy CallisonRTKL.
Just two months ago, Credit Suisse forecasted that 20-25% of malls will close by 2022.
Waterside Live! in Norfolk, Va. Courtesy of The Cordish Companies
WSP, Henderson Engineers, and Core States Group top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s large...read more
CallisonRTKL, Jacobs, and Gensler top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest retail sect...read more
Toyota invested $1 billion in the project, which was designed by Corgan.
Rendering courtesy of Carrier Johnson + CULTURE
The 562,000-sf development was designed by Carrier Johnson + CULTURE and is located five blocks f...read more
Rendering courtesy of Hermann Kamte & Associates
Each of the 20-foot-long shipping containers used in the proposal for the Siauliai, Lithuania res...read more
Rendering courtesy of Royal Byckovas
The building will rise three stories in Miami’s Design District.
Rendering courtesy of Laurus Corporation
Laurus Corporation and The Jerde Partnership will team up to rebrand the center as a family-frien...read more
Photo: Mark Steele
FRCH Design Worldwide is leading the redesign that will start with 12 pilot locations across the...read more
Rendering courtesy of Hines/McCaffery ©Smilodon CG
The mixed-use project will provide new apartments, condos, a senior living facility, and retail s...read more
Photo courtesy of Foster + Partners
The store’s large terrace provides views of the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain.
Rendering courtesy of Starbucks.
The new branch will be located along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile in a building currently occupied...read more
Healthcare systems have much to learn from retail. While they have been laser-focused on deliveri...read more
Courtesy of SHoP Architects.
The master plan features market-rate and affordable housing, mixed-use space, and a waterfront pa...read more
Three new states creep into the top 10 while first and second place remain unchanged.
Rendering courtesy of Stir Architecture
The development is expected to open in 2018.
A 5,000-sm (53,819-sf) show pool is the center of attraction at WaterGarden Istanbul, a “living center” in Turkey's largest city. Image: Courtesy of Gorkem Volkan Design Studio
WaterGarden Istanbul hopes to attract 15 million visitors a year.
The centerpieces of District Distilling in Washington D.C. are its stills that make gin, vodka, rum, and whiskey. A law change in 2014 allowed local distilleries to pour what they make onsite. Image: District Distilling Co./Amber Frederiksen
The stylish location targets customers craving craft spirits and late-night dining.
Nomad Pizza, one of the most popular restaurants in Princeton, N.J., opened last May. It is an adaptive reuse of a gas station located near a shopping center. Image: Michael Slack, courtesy JZA+D
The original building dates back to the Modernist 1930s.
Rendering courtesy of Lee & Associates via Curbed Atlanta
The tower would be built on a site currently occupied by a Hertz Car Rental and parking lot.
Cadillac House is definitely not your father's car dealership. The 12,000-sf showroom in New York City, part Cadillac's new corporate headquarters, includes an events runway and incubator space for visiting designers. Shawmut Design + Construction built it, Gensler designed it. Photo: @Chris Leonard, courtesy of Gensler.
Retail is becoming closely aligned with entertainment, and malls that can be repositioned as life...read more
AT&T Retail Store, Palo Alto, Calif. Photo: Jim Carroll, flickr Creative Commons
Jacobs, Henderson Engineers, and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff top Building Design+Construction’s an...read more
VCC, PCL Construction Enterprises, and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. top Building Design+Con...read more
Audimas Concept Store. Photo: Valdas Ruzgys, Wikimedia Commons
Gensler, GreenbergFarrow, and MG2 top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation...read more
PNC Bank’s 110-sf “Tiny Branch." Photos courtesy PNC. Click here to enlarge.
The new branch doesn’t need much space for its ATM and new accounts and personal loans services....