World Architecture News – January 2007: Buildings across the Globe

Global Architecture News January 2007

Architectural Design Developments in Jan 2007 – World Built Environment

Global Architecture News – January 2007

World Architecture Developments in Jan 2007

Zaha Hadid : Abu Dhabi building
Zaha Hadid unveiled the design of the new Performing Arts Centre building at a press conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE today, 31 Jan 2007. Hadid’s Performing Arts Centre concept, a 62m high building is proposing to house 5 theatres – a music hall, concert hall, opera house, drama theatre and a flexible theatre with a combined seating capacity for 6,300. The Centre building may also house an Academy of Performing Arts. The Abu Dhabi Performing Arts Centre will be one of five major cultural institutions on the new 270-hectacre cultural district of Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.

Southside Housing : gm+ad

20 Fenchurch St : Rafael Viñoly

Metzo College : Erick van Egeraat

Dirk Cove House : Niall McLaughlin

Bikuben Kollegiet : aart Architects

Museum of Transport : Zaha Hadid

Lumiere Tower Leeds : Ian Simpson

Peruvian Building : Metropolis

Lake District building : Sutherland Hussey

Farnsworth House : Mies van der Rohe

New Buildings : Erick van Egeraat

Dubai Building : Atkins

Key Buildings featured:

Burj Khalifa tower, Dubai : Building images + architecture information
Burj Dubai Building
image from Emaar

Farnsworth House
photo © gm+ad architects
Farnsworth House

English Architecture

French Architecture

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