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Southlands Residence by DIALOG http://www.archello.com/en/project/southlands-residence

KTA Details Australia’s Largest Urban Renewal Project

<b>Koichi Takada Architects</b> (KTA) <b></b>has released details on Australia’s biggest urban renewal project: Green Square. Shaped by the pedestrian and traffic …

Urban Development

Still A Wonder: Angkor Wat

There’s no question that Angkor Wat lures millions of visitors to Cambodia.<p>My first glimpse of the ancient temple was in the still-dark morning. To my left, I saw the shadowy outlines of the architectural feat I’d waited my entire life to see, and to my right, an absolute madhouse–a veritable wall …

Glimpsing the future in Singapore

The future has arrived early in Singapore with more ultra-modern infrastructure - skyscrapers, parks, metro lines - being built every day. Many of the projects showcase technologies that we may soon see in other countries - and that could someday help all of us deal with global challenges such as …

Naturally Ventilated Ng Teng Fong General Hospital by studio505 http://www.evolo.us/architecture/naturally-ventilated-ng-teng-fong-general-hospital-by-studio505/

How 5 California Colleges Approach Campus Design

<i>In this article, originally published in 2 parts on Metropolis Magazine as "</i>Building a University: How 5 California Schools Approach Campus Design<i>"</i> …

UC San Diego

VIDEO: Elegance in Motion at Calatrava's Liège-Guillemins Railway Station in Belgium

We present you with a compelling video depicting the sublime interaction of light and space at Santiago Calatrava’s Liège-Guillemins railway station …

Architecture

Vibrant Tour Signal La Defense, Competition Proposal For Paris http://www.evolo.us/architecture/vibrant-tour-signal-la-defense-competition-proposal-for-paris/

Amazing Cityscape Views from the Rooftops of Dubai

Photographer Karim Nafatni gives new energy to the glowing lights of bustling Dubai in his stunning series of cityscapes, simply called <i>Rooftop Photography</i>. As we have seen before, the Dubai-based photographer and major airline pilot is certainly not afraid of heights! In his ongoing series, Nafatni …

Photography

The New York City Cantilever: If You Can’t Go Up, Go Out

New York City’s notoriously space-hungry real estate market is converting the cantilever – perhaps made most famous in Frank Lloyd Wright’s floating …

Architecture

Frank Gehry Chosen to Design Berlin's Tallest Tower

<b>Gehry Partners</b> has been selected over David Chipperfield, Adjaye Associates and seven other practices in an invited competition for a 300-unit …

Architecture

Chaussestrasse 43 by Studio Daniel Libeskind: http://www.archello.com/en/project/chaussestrasse-43

Michael Schumacher Tower / LAVA http://www.evolo.us/architecture/michael-schumacher-tower-lava/

London's future skyline captured in new visualisations

This series of images by architectural rendering studio Hayes Davidson envisages how London's skyline might look in 20 years time.<p>Over 200 towers …

Archello.com

Small Apartment with Snug Storage

• 1 |<p>Another level was created with the addition of a new mansard roof, to house private quarters with individual rooms. A dressing room, bedroom and …

Top 20 free things to do in Berlin

Berlin may be one of the best-value cities in Europe but, for visitors, those euros can start to add up after days of museum-hopping and nights of clubbing. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to stretch your budget further by cashing in on some tip-top freebies.<p>Catch a ride to the Reichstag’s …

VIDEO: 10 Buildings that Changed America

In an hour long documentary for PBS, Geoffrey Baer tours the USA in search of the ten buildings that "changed America." From a state capitol designed …

Henry Ford

Cliffhanger Residence in North Vancouver, Canada by Kevin Vallely Design

The Architecture of the Cliffhanger Residence.<p>The small Canadian design and architecture studio Kevin Vallely Design was entrusted with the design of …

Canada

New York Loft Adorned by Fascinating Art Collection Worth $20 Million

Welcome to a fascinating elite-luxury loft, where art is immersed in everyday living spaces, making them explode with personality. Discovered on …

Incredible Photos of Spectacular Volcanic Eruption in Chile, Lighting Storm Included

These images by Chilean photographer Francisco Negroni of the Cordón Caulle volcano erupting are so jaw-dropping and mind-blowing that we’re finding …

Villarica House 2 / Mobil Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Footprint<p>The commission for this seasonal home located in a subdivision near Lake Villarrica, required …

Architecture

Portraits Emerge from an Incredible Collage of Objects

New York-based artist Michael Mapes continues to expand his portfolio of meticulously assembled artworks made of thousands of collected specimens. Each piece in the artist's newest and laboriously executed collection consists of countless materials that have each been pinned to a board to form a …

Art

West Africa's best wildlife parks

Everyone knows about the great national parks of eastern and southern Africa – Masai Mara, Kruger and Serengeti all conjure up images of majestic landscapes, packs of lions lazing in the shade and herds of elephants roaming the savannah. But have you heard of Mole, Pendjari and Waza? These wildlife …

Doughnut-shaped skyscraper completed in Guangzhou

<b>News:</b> a skyscraper shaped like a giant doughnut has been completed by Italian architect Joseph di Pasquale in Guangzhou, China (+ slideshow).<p>Located …

National Center For Contemporary Arts Moscow http://www.evolo.us/architecture/national-center-for-contemporary-arts-moscow/

The snow leopard, a Sochi Olympics symbol, is near extinction

The Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are little more than a month away. The mascot for the games is the snow leopard, a symbol selected by the Russian people.<p>Vladimir Putin said the mascot was chosen because it's "strong, powerful, fast and beautiful." It's also close to extinction in …