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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
A Sharp Sign in the Skyline

A Sharp Sign in the Skyline

An Italian-based architectural firm has unveiled a design proposal for a needle- like tower project located close to Shanghai in China. The Needle Towers project by Gianluca Milesi Architecture consists of a 470m-high tubular tower together with a shorter building covering a total area of 35,000 sq m.

New Istanbul Financial Center

New Istanbul Financial Center

The London and New York offices of HOK have released renderings of a 4.2million sq.m mixed-use facility for the Turkish Government. The New Istanbul International Finance Center (IFFC) is under construction on a 70-hectare site on the city’s Asian side

SOM’s Greenland Plaza

SOM’s Greenland Plaza

The Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) – designed Zhengzhou Greenland Plaza has opened its doors to its office users. The circular 60-storey tower takes its place as the tallest building in the central Chinese city

The View From The Shard

The View From The Shard

The official opening of Renzo Piano’s latest contribution to London’s skyline, The Shard, is rapidly approaching. The 309.6m-high tower is being sold as a ‘vertical town’ in the heart of England’s capital, rising sharply above London Bridge Station into a series of raw points which don’t quite meet