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Tripoli Congress Center / Tabanlioglu Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The building site is located next to the Zoo Park and the woods in continuity. The Center being the lead …

Architecture

Thomas Heatherwick Selected for Latest Maggie's Centre

The Maggie's cancer charity has announced Thomas Heatherwick as the latest high-profile designer who will contribute to the Maggie's Centre program, …

The New York Times Asks: Are “Starchitects” Ruining City Skylines?

The idea of “star architects” or “starchitects” is, if nothing else, polemic. Frank Gehry has expressed his hatred for being labeled with the term, …

Hamersley Road Residence / Studio53

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Hamersley Road Residence is the conversion of an early 1900’s Australian workers cottage to a …

AD Round Up: Architecture of the Soviets

During the Soviet Union’s relatively brief and tumultuous history, the quest for national identity was one that consumed Russian culture. The …

Las Arenas / Richard Rogers + Alonso y Balaguer

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Barcelona has always been characterized by a special sensitivity and respect towards its past (cultural, …

Urban Development

SDM Apartment / Arquitectura en Movimiento Workshop

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in central Mumbai, our client builds a 6 story building, 2 for each apartment, we simultaneously …

World Photo Day: Javier Callejas by Alberto Campo Baeza

<i>In honor of World Photo Day (August 19th) ArchDaily wanted to thank the photographers who bring to life the projects that we publish every day. So we</i> …

Architecture

Pancho Arena / Tamás Dobrosi + Doparum Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Felcsút is a community of 1800 souls in the Váli Valley, 40 kilometers west of Budapest, the capital of …

Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos Takes a Page Out of the Quran to Design a Natural Oasis

Drawing both literal and theoretical inspiration from the Islamic Holy Book, Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos earned an Honourable Mention for their …

Sharifi-ha House / Nextoffice - Alireza Taghaboni

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Uncertainty and flexibility lie at the heart of this project’s design concept. The sensational, spatial …

Living Rooms

Bekkering Adams Create Hanging Installation in Venice

Dutch practice Bekkering Adams Architecten, in cooperation with ABT and BeersNielsen, recently unveiled an installation at the <i>Palazzo Mora</i>, Venice as …

Spotlight: Philip Johnson

When he was awarded the first ever Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1979, the jury described Philip Johnson (July 8, 1906 – January 25, 2005) as …

Airport architecture: flights of fancy

At a press conference earlier this year, listening to architect Luis Vidal talk about his design for Heathrow’s new £2.5bn Terminal 2, I heard the …

Hybrid Between a Wallpaper and a Tile Pattern: Decotal Tiles

For today we would like to present a breakthrough development, which unites metal and cast stone in a tile less then 2mm (~1/16”) thick! Decotal …

Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall / ICD/ITKE/IIGS University of Stuttgart

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall is an architectural prototype building and a showcase for the …

Miniature Spaces Carved From Stone

<b>Matthew Simmonds</b>, an art historian and architectural stone carver based in Italy, has created a collection of exceptionally beautiful miniature …

Tadao Ando and Annabelle Selldorf transform Clark Art Institute in Massachusetts

New buildings and spaces by Tadao Ando and Annabelle Selldorf feature at the Clark Art Institute in Massachusetts, which reopened to the public this …

New images of Zaha Hadid's modified Tokyo Olympic stadium design

<b>News:</b> these new renders of the controversial Tokyo Olympic stadium by Zaha Hadid Architects show changes to the shape of the building, which has been …

Dubai Plans Mall of the World, the First Ever 'Temperature Controlled City'

Developers Dubai Holding have announced their plans to build the 'Mall of the World' a new 48 million square foot tourist district in Dubai that will …

Dubai