The museum's exterior will be decorated with verses of the Sheikh's poetry, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The Sheikh of Dubai hopes the $136 million museum will serve as an incubator for ideas and real d...read more
The Illinois Institute of Technology's Main Building is among the city buildings at the highest risk of being lost to demolition or decay, according to the group Preservation Chicago. All photos provided by Ward Miller of Preservation Chicago
Preservation Chicago released its annual list of historic buildings that are at risk of being dem...read more
Renderings courtesy of Egypt's Ministry of Housing.
Zayed Crystal Spark Tower will stand 200 meters tall and will be just a short distance from the p...read more
Using a technology developed at Delft Technical University, the windmill generates energy by harnessing the movement of charged water droplets in the wind. Renderings courtesy Dutch Windwheel Corporation
The 571-foot structure will house apartments, a hotel, restaurants, even a roller coaster.
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 geodesic facade will contain PV panels to generate electricity for off-season use. Renderings courtesy BIG
A new building in Uppsala, Sweden, will serve as a power plant during the winter and a venue for ...read more
Design plans for the Freezeway include setting up skate rentals in nearby metro stops and using buildings as windbreaks. Renderings courtesy Matthew Gibbs
If the new Edmonton Freezeway is constructed, residents will have an 11-km course that winds thro...read more
The 2.4-acre park is the brainchild of billionaire mogul Barry Diller and his wife, the fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg. Renderings courtesy Heatherwick Studio
The developers envision the 2.4-acre space as a major performance arts venue.
Rendering: Green Jeans Farmery
The Green Jeans Farmery already has a hydroponic farm component courtesy of owner and entrepreneu...read more
Photo credit: Mikkel Frost
Copenhagen, Berlin, and Rotterdam are the cities where most of the shortlisted works have been bu...read more
A 28,500-sf vacant city block in San Diego will become a temporary urban park that will attempt to draw local residents and tourists with retail, food service, and meeting spaces. Vendors will set up shop in recycled shipping containers. Rendering: RAD Labs
A team of alumni from the NewSchool of Architecture and Design in San Diego has taken over a 28,5...read more
Renderings courtesy Quentin Perchet, Thomas Yvon, and Zarko Uzlac
The proposed island would allow visitors to view the enormous faux-reef and its accompanying mari...read more
Grand Rapids Downtown Market, Grand Rapids, Mich. Photo: Mike Buck
Falls Park on the Reedy in Greenville, S.C., and the Grand Rapids (Mich.) Downtown Market are amo...read more
Henning Larsen, the firm behind the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen, releases plans of a lattice...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
There are two proposed sites for the plan, both owned by the Chicago Park District in Chicago’s S...read more
Converting the Astrodome to an urban farm and public park is one of the proposals on the table in...read more
The plan by Snøhetta and WCIT Architecture features a building that appears square from the outsi...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
Steven Holl's design for the new wing features a reflective pool that will generate energy.
The aquarium, designed and built by International Concept Management, is a staggering 23 meters t...read more
Designed by Holl and BNIM, the 65,000-sf facility will function as an interactive space, where ar...read more
Dumpsters tend to be seen as necessary evils of city life, but John H. Locke and Joaquin Reyes wa...read more
Westminster Council has approved a £175 million 'Garden Bridge' that will allow pedestrian traffi...read more
The multi-use building for Artists For Humanity that is slated to be the largest energy positive...read more
Backed by billionaire Barry Diller, the $170 million "floating park" is planned for the Hudson Ri...read more
The winning scheme by Seoul-based Designcamp Moonpark features a dramatic folded facade that take...read more
The centerpiece of the proposed plan is the revitalization of the iconic Smithsonian castle.