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Coop Himmelb(l)au’s design for the Flying Garden Tower will define the new Frankfurt Airport district.


The designs for the Flying Garden Tower project, released by Coop Himmelb(l)au will form part of the Gateways Gardens district in Frankfurt, Germany. The building will be located in the urban district development Gateways Gardens that is part of Frankfurt Airport City, one of Europe’s main transportation hubs. With its outstanding profile and polygonal shape, the Flying Garden Tower is a 67 m tall building, easily recognisable from any part of Frankfurt Airport... more

Richard Martinet of Affine Design realises an innovative structure of ephemeral architecture


The architect Richard Martinet of Affine Design, following the wishes of the Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer, has designed an ensemble of five pavilions located between Avenue de la Costa and Place du Casino, at the heart of Monte-Carlo, Monaco. The project is consecutive to major work on two historic buildings, as part of the urban development of the Place du Casino; The Hôtel de Paris (1864), now restored and embellished by Martinet himself, and the Sporting d’Hiver (1931) will be replaced in 2018 with three... more

Centre aims to raise awareness of both natural and cultural heritage


Designs for the Ang Trapeang Thmor interpretation centre, a new hub for Eco-tourism in northern Cambodia have been revealed. The Royal Government of Cambodia, along with Building Trust International (BTI) and the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), confirmed construction works are due to commence next year. It will house eco-sustainable activities for Cambodian tourism, as well as being a reflection on the past atrocities of the Khmer Rouge period. The project aims to showcase the varied wildlife the country has to offer and it will act as a... more

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Date Project Description
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31/07/14 Window of Guangzhou Window of Guangzhou revealed by Atkins 
30/07/14 The Ridge Hospital / Accra Regional Hospital Perkins+Will designs bold healthcare facility to replace Ghana Ridge Hospital 
30/07/14 Ham Yard Soho site given new life by Woods Bagot 
28/07/14 Novartis Office Building and Visitor Reception First images of Novartis Office Building and Visitor Reception by WEISS/MANFREDI 
24/07/14 Lotus Exhibition Centre and People’s Park Sculptural public facility seeks to encourage local participation and ownership of place 
24/07/14 Northeast Asia Trade Tower Tapering form by KPF completes in Incheon 
23/07/14 Spotlight Youth Space Close collaboration with client and end users results in positive result in Poplar 
22/07/14 Sport Centre Jules Ladoumègue Sport Centre Jules Ladoumègue reimagined by Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes 
22/07/14 Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4 Chicago-based JAHN celebrates opening of its Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4 in Warsaw 
21/07/14 Singapore Sports Hub Singapore Sports Hub centres on 55,000-seat national stadium with retractable roof 
18/07/14 Brighton Hippodrome Russ Drage Architects given green light for redevelopment plans to treasured landmark 
18/07/14 Uzuri Hotel Resort Uzuri Hotel Resort by Jestico + Whiles to include Spice Garden for use in restaurant 
18/07/14 PSES Building Construction completes on Porter School of Environmental Sciences in Tel Aviv 
17/07/14 Nieuw Zuid Tower Vertical mini-communities planned as 24-storey residential tower wins competition 
17/07/14 Tower Striga 1 15,000 sq m tower with grid setbacks for external entertainment is competition winner 
17/07/14 Korea East-West Power Headquarters Samoo releases first details of completed Korea East-West Power Headquarters 
16/07/14 House CJ5 Caramel Architects completes pilot housing project testing space-saving in Vienna 
16/07/14 Asia Aerospace City 328,000 sq m Asia Aerospace City revealed