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Manmade Mountains of Long Island

Manmade Mountains of Long Island

Office of Design & Architecture (ODA) has been selected to design the largest affordable housing scheme in New York for more than 30 years. Parcel C is Phase II of the Hunters Point South development on the Long Island City waterfront and will be overseen by developers TF Cornerstone with Selfhelp Community Services.

World’s Tallest Vertical Garden

World’s Tallest Vertical Garden

Local architecture firm Milroy Perera Associates and Maga Engineering have designed the Clearpoint Residencies project, which will be Sri Lanka’s first sustainable high-rise building and the world’s tallest vertical garden.

Best Adornment of Ho Chi Minh City

Best Adornment of Ho Chi Minh City

Designed by Atkins and destined for Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, the smoothly curving form rises 160m into the skyline with a concept derived from the lotus flower.

Exhibition «Mir Stekla 2014»

Exhibition «Mir Stekla 2014»

The revived Mir Stekla’2014 exhibition starts on June 04-06 in the new pavilion of Expocentre Fairgrounds, Moscow. We have grown and moved to pavilion №2. The exhibition is now under one roof; this will allow visitors to effectively organize their root through the exposition and will give an opportunity to find each participant of the exhibition and not to lose the desired contact. 

M-shaped Residences for Dubai

M-shaped Residences for Dubai

This week Cityscape Global will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre (UAE), welcoming property experts from around the world to discuss core issues facing the industry and offering a platform from which developers can showcase their latest schemes.

Model-thin Design of West 57th Street

Model-thin Design of West 57th Street

A single rendering has surfaced of an unusually slim tower overlooking Central Park in Manhattan. Designed by SHoP Architects for JDS Development and Property Markets Group, the project site is 105–111 West 57th Street, a stone’s throw from the Museum of Modern art, Fifth Avenue and the aforementioned Central Park.

‘Gotham City’ to Become a Reality?

‘Gotham City’ to Become a Reality?

It is often said that London is one of the hardest cities to build in in the world, with planning permission rarely granted and restrictions rife in the core of the capital.

The Lagoons: Eco-resort for Dubai

The Lagoons: Eco-resort for Dubai

Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties, and Ahmad Bin Byat, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Holding, today unveiled the joint venture’s masterplan of The Lagoons, a magnificent waterfront city within Mohammed Bin Rashid City (MBR City), inspired and built by the banks of the Dubai Creek, at Cityscape Global, the premier property exhibition. The mega-development for tomorrow’s youth is spread over an area of 6 million sq m (over 1,482 acres).

Cenke Tower Glistening Design

Cenke Tower Glistening Design

This new tower for the Cenke Group by HENN is located on the northsouth axis in the centre of the Chinese metropolis of Taiyuan. As well as office space, the building also contains a hotel on its upper floors and a retail area at the basement level.

Green Light for ‘Wiggle’ Tower

Green Light for ‘Wiggle’ Tower

This site of the new residential Bathurst Tower is on a prominent corner in the centre of the Sydney CBD. The proposal for a 35 storey tower will be a significant element in the CBD skyline. Tony Owen Partners have sought to design a building which provides a world class addition to Sydney as a cosmopolitan international city.