A proposed 300-meter-tall tower, to be located at Dubai's Marina, would offer extreme-sports enthusiasts the chance to scale its heights, rappel its sides, and base jump from three different platforms. Rendering: 10 Design
The design incorporates Everest-like base camps for different skill levels.
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The Usonian Inn proudly displays many Wright-inspired characteristics, the most prominent of whic...read more
Images courtesy Guy Hollaway Architects. Click photos to enlarge. (Click here to enlarge lede image).
Guy Hollaway Architects designed an indoor 10,700-sf park in Folkestone, England, to accommodate...read more
Courtesy Steven Holl Architects
The new Rubenstein Commons will be a 20,000-sf structure at the center of the campus for the Inst...read more
Photo: Pasco County Schools/Creative Commons.
Millions of students said to be learning in obsolete facilities.
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The Wolves, Charlotte Hornets, and Sacramento Kings have new multi-paneled center-hung displays p...read more
Rendering courtesy EHDD/Aquarium of the Pacific. Click here to enlarge.
Designed by EHDD, the 18,000-sf, whale-shaped Pacific Visions will have gathering spots, gallerie...read more
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The wayfinding master plan for a tech campus features maps, directions, and, yes, "Easte...read more
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HOK and TAC Arquitectes designed a basketball palace that will have intimate seating inside and p...read more
Rendering courtesy Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture. Click here to enlarge.
The ellipse-shaped building has plenty of gathering spots and outdoor views.
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The Senegal City Market project consists of groups of store modules and is expected to expand to...read more
A sculpture by the Italian artist Giovanni Balderi stands in front of a travertine curtainwall in the lobby of 601 Massachusetts Avenue, a mixed-use building in Washington, D.C., designed by Duda|Paine Architects, which encourages clients to consider the inclusion of art in their new buildings. Image: Courtesy Duda|Paine
Turan Duda says clients are receptive, but the art must still be integral to the building’s overa...read more
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The plan, led by Populous, includes a 714,000-sf arena and a 30-acre mixed-use development.... read more
Anbang Insurance Group's $13.2 billion bid for Starwood Hotels & Resorts trumps a merger offer from Marriott International for Starwood last fall. Image: Pixabay
Hotel giant prefers higher, all-cash bid from China’s Anbang
The fire station in Allen, Texas, which opened in 2012, is a prime example of Pro Forma's expertise in designing municipal buildings. Image: Courtesy of PGAL
The merger adds a firm that has specialized in municipal projects.
The Mall of the Future will be a combination community center and gathering place. It will be technology rich, be attached or near living and working spaces, and will provide variety to lure customers for frequent visits. Image: CallisonRTKL's “Mall of the Future” report
CallisonRTKL foresees future retail centers as hubs with live/work/play components.
Rendering Courtesy of Google
The original canopy design scheme is still in place, but the plans now call for it to be opaque....
Renderings courtesy OMA
Moveable walls will provide different spatial configurations for events and gatherings, and large...read more
The proposed Science and Engineering Complex, located on Harvard University’s Allston campus, integrates one of the country’s most diverse and exciting engineering programs into a 497,000-sf structure. Renderings courtesy Harvard/Behnisch Architekten. Click here for larger image
The 497,000-sf building will be the home of the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied...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
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The location isn't yet determined, but the new stadium will have a moat for kayaking.
Prentice Women's Hospital Building in Chicago. Photo: Erin Nekervis/Creative Commons
A new survey from engineering firm Grumman/Butkus Associates examines electricity, fossil fuel, w...read more
Rendering: Breakwater Chicago
Anchored a mile off of Chicago’s coast, the luxury party vessel will have restaurants, a swimming...read more
The Expedia courtyard accommodates visitor arrival and drop-off, all-hands meetings, outdoor meetings, and recreation. It will be encircled by a new approximately 600,000-sf four-story office building. All renderings courtesy Bohlin Cywinski Jackson. Click here for larger view
Transparency and outdoor areas will give the complex a Pacific Northwest vibe.
The StratIS app gives property managers wireless control over thermostats and door locks. Image: StratIS
Ease of installation is one of StratIS’s selling features.
Photos: Pixabay (Treadmill desk photo: CBRE)
As insurance premiums and deductibles continue to rise, both employees and employers are evaluati...read more
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As online shopping becomes more popular, many retailers are rushing to build big box warehouses t...read more
Rendering courtesy Luxigon
The only connection between the complex and the mainland will be a narrow pedestrian bridge.
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
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Designers without previous multifamily experience could overlook key provisions.