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Is it finally happening?

Is it finally happening?

A true vertical city. This is the concept behind Sky City, a 838m-high tower destined for Changsha in Hunan Province and allegedly due to begin construction next month (June 2013)
A Building That Breathes

A Building That Breathes

Madrid and Paris-based design studio Independent Architectural Diplomacy (IAD) has shared its recent entry to the conceptual Hotel and Sky Garden competition which received a special mention

Park in the Thames

Park in the Thames

Hutchison Whampoa Property is promising over £1 billion of new investment into Deptford as part of their ambitious plans to transform the Convoys Wharf site on the River Thames, opposite Canary Wharf

280m above Dubai

280m above Dubai

Opulent fully-furnished residential units at The Address Residence Fountain Views in Downtown Dubai have gone on sale. Part of the Sky Collection by developer Emaar, the 3 or 4-bedroom apartments, 3 or 4-bedroom duplex apartments and 4-bedroom penthouses will be serviced by The Address Hotels + Resorts as the height of luxury living in Dubai

New images of One Yonge

New images of One Yonge

One Yonge is a mixed-use development of six high rise towers on the junction where the longest street in North America, Yonge Street, meets Lake Ontario
Architecture Xenoculture

Architecture Xenoculture

Xenoculture is a term coined by Iranian writer and philosopher Reza Negarestani that describes the need for embracing and exploring the unexpected, the alien

Ssiger International Plaza

Ssiger International Plaza

One of the most exciting looking projects presently rising in the People’s Republic of China is the Ssiger International Plaza Phase II situated in Cixi City

Radiant Star of Melbourne

Radiant Star of Melbourne

Planning permission has been granted for what will become the tallest building in the Southern Hemisphere. Australia 108 was approved for the city of Melbourne last week by Planning Minister Matthew Guy, who said: “Towers such as Australia 108 are consistent with the Coalition Government’s drive to concentrate high-density development in defined areas and out of existing, quiet neighbourhoods

Waterfront Masterplan from Atkins

Waterfront Masterplan from Atkins

Atkins has produced a landscape masterplan for the development of 30km of prime waterfront in Nanjing, one of China’s four great ancient capitals and the second largest commercial centre in the East China region, in preparation for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games

A Family Affair

A Family Affair

LA’s Wilshire Grand Tower on track to complete in 2017. Timing is everything as they say. And timing was certainly key for the Wilshire Grand Tower, a 73-storey skyscraper that has been in planning for more than 20 years now and is now destined to become a reality