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First visuals revealed of spherical London arena designed by Populous

The first images of Populous' MSG Sphere venue, which is planned for a site near the Olympic Park in east London, have been released.<p>Populous is …

hangzhou wangchao center is a rippling tower designed by SOM

<b>skidmore, owings & merrill (SOM) has announced the design of a new tower, the hangzhou wangchao center, in china.</b> as a city, hangzhou had gone …

REVEALED: New renderings of Domino Sugar Factory’s waterfront park and esplanade

Almost a year to date since the first renderings were revealed for Domino Park, the 11-acre park and waterfront esplanade that will anchor the …

Architects around the globe are exploring “vertical land” to solve homelessness

In an example of truly thinking in three dimensions, architects around the globe are beginning to envision housing in a different way. Dubbed …

Architecture

City of London

Peek at the posh amenities of Long Island City’s first co-living rental

ALTA LIC will feature a mix of traditional luxury rentals and co-living microsuites managed by Ollie<p>As Long Island City’s first co-living rental gets ready to launch leasing next month, the developers behind the 43-story tower have unveiled a host of new renderings that are offering us a peek at …

Nakheel seeks firm to start work on iconic PALM360 project

Master developer Nakheel is calling for ground preparation proposals for PALM360, the two-tower luxury hotel and residential project planned on …

'J ONE' - The Jewel of Dubai

Middle East’s top real estate developer RKM Durar Properties are proud to introduce “J One”, an iconic mixed use development featuring a distinctive …

'Big Applecross': High rise aspiration for exclusive riverside suburb

The designers of a new high-rise precinct on a "superblock" near Canning Bridge say it will create a"new city skyline" across the water from Perth's …

London icon: inside Centre Point’s facelift by Conran + Partners

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Facelifts

barcode's triangular residential tower is a unique addition to rotterdam's skyline

<b>barcode architects’ ‘casanova’ building is situated in the rapidly developing maritiem district in the netherlands, where nine new residential towers</b> …

Miami Area Gets Newest Crop of Condos

From Miami Beach to Fort Lauderdale to Palm Beach, these high-end apartments are new as can be<p>By Bill Cary<p>After a rocky 2017 that was filled with …

Paris garden skyscraper by SOM will be "one of the most sustainable buildings in Europe”

Skidmore Owings and Merrill has proposed a 180-metre skyscraper in Paris that is designed to be zero-energy, and accessible via a garden bridge …

Skyscrapers

Construction of world's tallest tower moves forward after delays

Construction of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture's Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia, which is expected to become the world's tallest building, is …

Skyscrapers

Supertall skyscraper plan for 80 Flatbush Ave. sparks neighbors' ire

The neighbors are angry.

Dubai is getting another massive skyscraper this year

All the way up.We’re not exactly short of tall buildings here in Dubai. From the 828-metre Burj Khalifa (yes, the world’s very tallest, thank you) to …

This skyscraper-sized air purifier is the world's tallest

It may look like just another giant smokestack, but a 200-foot tower in the central Chinese city of Xi’an was built to pull deadly pollutants from the air rather than add more. And preliminary research shows the tower — which some are calling the world’s largest air purifier — has cut air pollution …

Dutch firm Concrete completes tallest residential skyscraper in New Jersey

Amsterdam-based studio Concrete has completed an apartment tower across from Manhattan that features a range of unusual amenities, including a …

fuksas to build spiraling 'capo grande tower' in slovenia

<b>massimiliano and doriana fuksas, working alongside slovenian architect sandi pirš, have won a competition to design a structure that will soar to a</b> …

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners reveals visuals for new Toronto skyscraper

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has released the first visualisations of The HUB, a skyscraper that will "hover" above a historic building in …

Pleated glass tower tops Viceroy Chicago hotel by Goettsch Partners

Chicago architecture firm Goettsch Partners has rebuilt the facade of the 1920s Cedar Hotel, and added a glass tower with a folded front to create …

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51-story UWS condo tower faces last-ditch activist attack

Local residents who are trying to kill the 51-story Upper West Side apartment tower project known as 200 Amsterdam Ave. are nothing if not …

Durban’s R35 billion waterfront facelift is underway

The eThekwini municipality is expected to launch the first phase of its R35 billion Durban Point redevelopment this week, with construction starting …

What 9 famous monuments around the world looked like while they were under construction

We know what famous landmarks look like today. But iconic structures like the Statue of Liberty and the Sydney Opera House looked a bit different while they were being assembled.<p>While it only took a handful of months for Argentines to erect the 221-foot Obelisco de Buenos Aires, built in 1936 to …

Skyscrapers

This penthouse could be the city’s most expensive condo sale

A five-story penthouse across the street from Trump Tower is in contract for $180 million — and if it sells, it will be the city’s most expensive …

The new class of skyscrapers that will forever change the Chicago skyline

Chicago is soaring to new heights<p>As the birthplace of the skyscraper and home to one of the world’s greatest skylines, Chicago is reinventing itself with new batch of very tall, high profile towers.<p>While Chicago hasn’t completed an 800-footer since 2010, that’s about to change and in a big way. …

Skyscrapers

alien architecture captures real buildings in benidorm, by al mefer

may 30, 2018<p>french artist and creative explorer APACH has created 'kraken' within the otherwise serene surroundings at the nature reserve of val …

Architecture

The truth behind the mysterious holes in Hong Kong's high-rises

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Repulse Bay is a luxury apartment complex in Hong Kong that is famous locally for the curious hole cut into the body of its undulating façade.<p>It is not alone. Along the coast of Hong Kong Island, you can find multiple properties with gaps in their midst. There's the Larvotto residence …

Hong Kong

Puerto Madero