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Arup working with RFA Fenwick Iribarren Architects on Qatar Foundation Stadium


The Qatar Foundation and the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy has officially unveiled the design for the Qatar Foundation Stadium. The stadium is part of the Health and Wellness Precinct, within Qatar Foundation Education City and is conceived as a proposed host venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ and one of the principal sports complexes in Qatar. Additionally the Health & Wellness Precinct includes an indoor aquatic centre with two Olympic size pools and a diving pool, a multipurpose sports pavilion... more

Steven Holl wins first international design competition for a public building in Mumbai


Steven Holl Architects has been selected to design a new wing for the Mumbai City Museum, also known as Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum. Besting competition from Zaha Hadid, OMA and Amanda Levete, plus 5 other finalist teams, Steven Holl Architects will now work in collaboration with Opolis Architects, Guy Nordenson & Associates and Transsolar on the design. The museum will be expanding to the north with a 125,000 sq ft addition, situated in Mumbai’s oldest museum garden in Byculla. Working with the site boundary... more

Bosco Verticale wins International Highrise Award as ‘prototype for cities of tomorrow'


A high-rise ‘urban forest’ in Milan has been selected winner of the International Highrise Award 2014 as presented by the City of Frankfurt am Main with Deutsches Architekturmuseum and DekaBank. Bosco Verticale was designed by Boeri Studio (now Stefano Boeri Architetti and Barreca & La Varra) with developer Hines and engineers Arup. The awards jury stated that they viewed the design as ‘a prototype for the cities of tomorrow’. The 40,000 sq m development is formed of two residential towers at 110m and 76m in height... more

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Date Project Description
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15/05/14 Italian Pavilion for 2015 Milan Expo Nemesi & Partner, Proger Spa, Bms Progetti Srl and Livio De Santoli design only permanent 
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09/05/14 2014 Incheon Asian Games Main Stadium  
09/05/14 2014 Incheon Asian Games Main Stadium  
09/05/14 Botanical Gardens  
08/05/14 Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Wildflower meadow caps £5m development scheme for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home 
08/05/14 Kingsway | Broadway  
08/05/14 Kingsway | Broadway  
08/05/14 Kingsway | Broadway  
08/05/14 Grove Towers Braided mangroves inspire first Mumbai project for Danish practice 3XN 
08/05/14 Powerhouse Kjørbo Doors open to Powerhouse Kjørbo 
07/05/14 Vendsyssel Hospital C.F. Møller wins competition for low energy 14,000 sq m healthcare facility in Hjørring 
01/05/14 US Embassy  
01/05/14 Izmir Adnan Menderes International Airport €265m domestic terminal at Izmir Adnan Menderes International Airport now open 
29/04/14 Chaoyang Park Plaza Chaoyang Park Plaza development designed as though eroded by natural elements 
28/04/14 3D Printed Houses Chinese firm reveals it has 3D printed ten buildings in the space of 24 hours 
25/04/14 't Walletje  
25/04/14 HIVE-INN HIVE-INN concept by Ova Studio combines advertising, recycling and hospitality