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Deadline extended for WA Awards 25th Cycle!

<b>Since 2006 and for over 20 Cycles, World Architecture Community organises the prestigious and acclaimed WA Awards 10+5+X.</b> The aim of the WA Community …

The Oscars

Foster+Partners revives Apple Dubai Mall with one of the world’s largest kinetic installation

<b>Foster+Partners</b> <b>has created one of the world's largest kinetic installation for Apple Dubai Mall, opened to the visitors yesterday.</b> The new …

Luxury

London Mayor Sadiq Khan scraps Garden Bridge due to fundraising uncertainties

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has declared his final decision about the most controversial project Garden Bridge designed by Thomas Heatherwick. According …

Urban Planning

Outstanding women will speak on reSITE 2017 stage in Prague

reSITE has announced its top speaker lineup for this year's conference featuring a dozen influential female speakers in the world of architecture and …

Cities

Architects use more than 900 black plastic seats for a gallery to create easily remembered building

<b>A new gallery draws visitors' attention with its dark, bold and extroverted outer skin, comprised of more than 900 black plastic seats.</b> Named Gallery …

Architecture

Aether Architects converted old village house into a local hostel by wrapping structural lattice

<b>Shenzhen-based</b> <b>Aether Architects</b><b>, led by Zelin Huang, has converted an old village house into a local hostel located in the eastern part of Shenzhen</b> …

Architecture

New images revealed for Domino Sugar Factory’s 11-acre park in Brooklyn

<b>Two Trees management, real estate developer of the project, has revealed new images for Domino Sugar Factory’s 11-acre park, designed by James Corner</b> …

Urbanism

I.M. Pei at 100 today! National Gallery of Art revisits his legacy with a public talk today

I.M. Pei's 100th birthday today! In celebration of the 100th birthday of Chinese-American legendary architect, the National Gallery of Art will host …

Architecture

Neo Bankside residents filled a claim against Tate Modern for disrupting their privacy

Residents of Neo Bankside towers is taking Tate Modern to court as its viewing platform recently designed by Herzog & de Meuron disrupting their …

Architecture

For Sale: Aamby Valley City In Maharashtra Worth $6bn To Be Auctioned

<b>Spectacular Aamby Valley City developed by Sahara India Pariwar in Pune district of Maharashtra state in India will be auctioned soon as per The</b> …

India

BBGK Architekci designed 12-metre-high stained concrete wall to narrate victims for Katyn Museum

<b>A Polish architecture practice</b> <b>BBGK Architekci</b> <b>created this impressive stained concrete wall to make a story of Polish victims, who were brutally</b> …

Berlin

Beomki Lee and Chang Kyu Lee propose moveable city for New York’s abandoned air-right spaces

Beomki Lee and Chang Kyu Lee of Atelier L proposed a moveable-grided structure called ''Instant City: Living Air-Right'', considering New York's …

Urban Design

When architects designed their own homes, they display personal ambitions

In this piece, CNN Style's editor looked closer at architects' their own houses by showing how their ambitions, personal beliefs and ideas are …

Architecture

London mayor Sadiq Khan to create ’naked homes’ responding London housing crisis

London mayor Sadiq Khan will embrace new type of housings responding London housing cirisis very soon, which will be tested in 22 apartments on three …

London

Tate Harmer receives planning permission for a £8.5M hotel project in Cornwall

<b>London-based architecture firm</b> <b>Tate Harmer</b> <b>unveiled plans for a £8.5M hotel project in Cornwall, UK, has just received planning permission from the</b> …

Architecture

Paul J. Newman accused of pretending to be an architect and could face up to 15 years in prison

Paul J. Newman, 49, recently named 'fake architect', is charged with ''fraudulent architecture and design services'' since 2010, according to New …

Fraud

ARCHSTUDIO’s new Children Education Institution features bamboo strips and white library wall

<b>ARCHSTUDIO completed new Children’s Education Institution in Chaoyang District of Beijing, composed of numerous bamboo strips for the ceiling, white</b> …

Education

FM.X Interior Design completed this private hut with natural materials in countryside of China

FM.X Interior Design completed a private hut in the countryside Fujian, China to escape noisy environment of the city, built with floor-to-ceiling …

Interior Design

Shishang Architecture designed multi-tech interior with pixelated islands for ZANADU travel company

<b>Shishang Architecture</b> <b>created a series of pixelated islands for Chinese travel space company to explore boundaries of ''the travel agency of the</b> …

Luxury Travel

David Adjaye named as world’s most influential architect by TIME Magazine

What was an exciting year for David Adjaye and he still continues to build his career surely and profoundly! <b>Ghanaian-British architect David Adjaye</b> …

Architecture

Kengo Kuma rethinks the role of human hand in today’s 3D printing

<b>Featured in Pompidou Centre's latest exhibition</b> <b>"</b><b>Imprimer Le Monde (Printing The World)</b><b>''- a collective exhibition</b><b>,</b> <b>the Drawn-in-place system developed</b> …

Architecture

Snøhetta completes Times Square expansion, doubling the amount of public space

<b>World-renowned Norwegian architecture firm</b> <b>Snøhetta</b> <b>has completed the expansion of Times Square by doubling the amount of public space-officially</b> …

New York City

Bengo Studio joints multiple wooden rooms around a central staircase for Qiyun Mountain Tree Hotel

A group of wooden units are connected by a central staircase and overlapped, rotated to create different sceneries in the region of Xiuning of China, …

Architecture

WT SmartCity Award 2017 winners announced

<b>Third edition of an international</b> <b>WT SmartCity Award 2017</b> <b>for urban and architectural design rewarded the most innovative and visionary architectural</b> …

Design

MONU #26 on Decentralised Urbanism Out Now

<b>MONU Magazine released its 26th issue on Decentralised Urbanism.</b> In each issue, MONU Magazine delves into different stages/processes of …

Urbanism

Simon Rastorguev designed Parametric Residence with multifunctional folded surfaces

Russian architect Simon Rastorguev designed an intricate private residence with folded surfaces in the Moscow suburbs, attributing to polygonal …

Architecture

ARX interprets Portuguese’s old construction techniques with new form for Costa Nova Cultural Center

<b>ARX</b>, <b>is</b> <b>one of the most relevant architecture office in Portugal.</b> <b>Based in Lisbon, their work has been recognized by the clarity of the ideas</b> …

Architecture

Studio Gang releases first images of Hive for National Building Museum’s 2017 Summer installation

<b>Studio Gang has unveiled first images of Hive for the National Building Museum’s summer installation, made of more than 2,700 wound paper tubes-the</b> …

Design

Kengo Kuma proposes stacking wooden volumes for Odunpazari Modern Art Museum in Turkey

<b>A series of stacking wooden volumes overlapped irregularly for the the new Odunpazari Modern Art Museum designed by</b> <b>Kengo Kuma & Associates</b><b>.</b> The …

Design

X+Living uses four different exhibition techniques for women’s brand clothing in JOOOS Fitting Room

<b>China-based design company</b> <b>X+Living</b> <b>has created four different types of exhibition spaces for women’s brand clothing for JOOOS Fitting Room,</b> …

Interior Design