Heydar Aliyev Centre, Azerbaijan

Heydar Aliyev Centre, Baku Building

Design: Zaha Hadid Architects featured in today’s Google Doodle – the design of this intriguing building is a departure from the rigid and often monumental architecture of the former Soviet Union that is so prevalent in Baku. Instead, the building aspires to express the sensibilities and diversity of Azeri culture.

Heydar Aliyev Centre Baku

Heydar Aliyev Centre Building, Azerbaijan

The design of the Heydar Aliyev Center establishes a continuous, fluid relationship between its surrounding plaza and the building’s interior. The plaza, as the ground surface; accessible to all as part of Baku’s urban fabric, rises to envelop an equally public interior space and define a sequence of event spaces dedicated to the collective celebration of contemporary and traditional Azeri culture.

National Gymnastics Arena Baku 1

National Gymnastics Arena, Azerbaijan

Design: Broadway Malyan

Broadway Malyan raises the bar with new National Gymnastics Arena in Azerbaijan

The iconic 9,000-seat National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, Azerbaijan, designed by global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan, has completed. The £120 m builidng is one of only a handful of bespoke gymnastics venues in the world.

Zira Island Azerbaijan Buildings

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Yevlakh Seed Industry Campus: Azerbaijan Building

Yevlakh Seed Industry Campus, Azerbaijan Building, Project, Photo, News, Design, Property Yevlakh Seed Industry Campus Azerbaijan Production Facilities Development – design by TOCA, Architects 10 Aug 2010 Yevlakh Seed Industry Campus Category: Production, energy and recycling Location: Yevlakh, Azerbaijan Architect: TOCA, Istanbul, Turkey WAF Entry: 2010 Award: World Architecture Festival 2010 – Category Winner photograph…

Baku Olympic Stadium: Azerbaijan Building

Baku Olympic Stadium, Azerbaijan Arena Building, Asian Sports Project, News, Design Baku Olympic Stadium Azerbaijan Sports Arena Development in Azerbaijan – design by TOCA 9 Aug 2010 Baku Olympic Stadium Category: Future Projects – Cultural Location: Azerbaijan Architect: TOCA, Istanbul, Turkey WAF Entry: 2010 images from FD Baku Olympic Stadium Baku Olympic Stadium is to…

Sports Concert Complex Azerbaijan

Sports Concert Complex Azerbaijan: Baku Building

Sports Concert Complex, Eurovision Song Contest in Baku, Azerbaijan Building, News, Design Sports Concert Complex Azerbaijan : Baku Building – Crystal Hall Crystal Hall Development – design by gmp · von Gerkan, Marg and Partners · Architects 25 May 2012 + 27 Jan 2012 Sports Concert Complex Baku Location: Azerbaijan Architect: gmp · von Gerkan,…