How Populous’ high-tech ceiling concept would increase the flexibility of any eSports arena.
Biometric seating technology utilizes a combination of displays and AR/VR technologies to place fans in the middle of the action, with real-time data analysis.
Populous is exploring biometric seating technology that utilizes a combination of displays and AR...read more
The main-event stage at The International, an annual Dota 2 eSports championship tournament, held at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Wikipedia.
More than 380 million fans take in professional video gaming events each year, but most do so wit...read more
Rendering courtesy of Perkins Eastman
The Friends of Harvey Milk Plaza unanimously selected the Perkins Eastman entry as the winner....
Photo: Susan Fleck
The 40,000-sf space can support a wide variety of group activities.
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.
The facility’s roof consists of 3,000 tons of structural steel that support a PTFE membrane. The PTFE fabric is suspended from 430-foot-long structural steel trusses that support an array of structural steel v-columns. Design architect Populous designed the roof form and then worked in tandem with Walter P Moore to create the roof’s structure and subdivide it into trusses. All images and renderings courtesy Populous
The project team employed Revit, Rhino, Grasshopper, Kangaroo, and a host of other software appli...read more
The project received a Wood Innovation Grant that will help spur construction of the Hastings + C...read more
An early rendering of Paradise Park. Courtesy of Wynn Resorts.
The Wynn Resorts board recently gave the go-ahead for the project, which may begin construction o...read more
Rendering courtesy Powerhouse Environmental Arts Foundation and Herzog & de Meuron.
The century-old building will be turned into fabrication shops in wood, metal, ceramics, textiles...read more
Rendering courtesy of Decibel Architecture
The building will act as a symbol of growth and prosperity for the city of Hanoi.
Rendering courtesy of Empire State Development.
The center’s expansion will cover 1.2 million-sf.
Photo courtesy of Leonardo Finotti.
Three elements make up the building’s design: the Theca, the Cloud, and the Blade.
Image courtesy of National Trust for Historic Preservation via Dezeen.
The design proposal won a competition organized by the National Trust for Historic Preservation a...read more
Main Concert Hall. Image courtesy of Sydney Opera House
Acoustical improvements will be made alongside upgrades in accessibility, efficiency, and flexibi...read more
Los Angeles Convention Center. Photo: Pixabay Public Domain
Gensler, LMN Architects, AECOM, Turner Construction Co., and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff top Build...read more
Images courtesy Frank Lloyd Wright Revival Initiative
The Frank Lloyd Wright Revival Initiative is set to begin its reconstruction efforts with the Ban...read more
Rendering courtesy of adomepark.org
Current plans for the Astrodome’s renovation turn the site into an indoor park and events space,...read more
Santiago Calatrava's UAE Pavilion. All renderings courtesy Santiago Calatrava. Click here to enlarge.
The 161,000-sf structure will be a centerpiece for the event, which is expected to draw more than...read more
Mobility Pavilion, designed by Foster+Partners. All renderings courtesy Expo 2020 and BIG, Foster+Partners, and Grimshaw
BIG designed the Opportunity Pavilion, Foster+Partners submitted the winning Mobility Pavilion, a...read more
The new DePaul Arena at McCormick Place Event Center. Courtesy Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
Developers and city officials envision $250 million of annual growth, but the figure assumes that...read more
Morphosis' Perot Museum and Studio Gang's WMS Boathouse are among the projects to win AIA's highe...read more
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
Renderings and floor plans courtesy EOP Architects and HOK.
The facility, which reopens in the summer of 2018, has already booked events it wouldn’t have got...read more
Music City Center, Nashville, Tenn. Photo: Michael Rivera via Wikimedia Commons
BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest convention/events sector design and construction firms, a...read more
A single-story glass building will house the tech giant's new visitor center. Renderings courtesy Foster + Partners
A glass-walled single-story building alongside the main office building in Cupertino, Calif., wil...read more
London's newest business complex, Pop Brixton, will support local entrepreneurs, create jobs, and...read more
Nouvel accused project managers of cutting corners to save money during the hall’s completion. Photo: Copyleft via Wikimedia Commons
Nouvel boycotted the January opening of the facility and asked for his name to be removed from al...read more
The design is the result of a six-month collaboration between local and international firms. Renderings courtesy Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association
Amenities of the facility include a performance venue that seats 2,220, a smaller one that seats...read more
People would be able to enter the restaurant from Fifth + Columbia, a $400 million, 43-story tower that Daniels started building in June 2014 and is scheduled to complete in 2017. Rendering: ZGF Architects
A Seattle-based real estate developer plans to convert a historic downtown building, which for mo...read more