Expanding the cinema experience – UNStudio’s design for EuropaCity’s ‘Centre Culturel’ has been selected in the largest private initiative architectural competition ever launched in France.
Sweeping organic masterplan, typical curvilinear style of Zaha Hadid Architects – from our archive. The context is an ancient Serbian castle, a contrast of sheer newness against ancient fabric: beautiful flowing lines show a major increase in fluidity of Zaha’s designs around 2013.
HALO Kilmarnock by architects Keppie Design is located on former Johnnie Walker bottling plant site: a multi-faceted brownfield regeneration with an innovative urban park plus dynamic commercial, educational, cultural, leisure and lifestyle quarter.
Designed by BIG, the Bjarke Ingels Group, the comprehensive plan includes the revitalization of the Castle, with expanded visitor services; new Mall-facing entrances to the National Museum of African Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery; and improved visibility and access from the Freer Gallery of Art to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Jakarta Jaya: the Green Manhattan, a green master plan proposal by SHAU Architects, has won a Smart Cities prize at the World Architecture Festival 2017. Residents will enjoy access to plenty of lush tropical parks, beaches, lakes and canals.
Global architecture practice, Farrells appointed as masterplanners for northern gateway scheme in Manchester by Far East Consortium: emphasis on design quality and sustainability, open space and reactivating the river area.
Approval for masterplan of 2,675 new homes, 62 acres of employment & industrial space, 3 new schools, community facilities, a new railway station at a former airfield in north Bristol.
Developer HPG Australia has selected the winning design team for its masterplanned community in Sydney. Make Architects interior design team will complete stage one of One Sydney Park’s interior architecture.
Union Point is a culturally rich urban environment 12 miles from Boston, with direct access to the city’s transit system. The development design is by Elkus Manfredi Architects with Sasaki Associates.
Woods Bagot’s London architecture team are designing a masterplan with developer Arada to provide high-end cultural and retail facilities, alongside an open public realm in Sharjah, UAE.
Allies & Morrison Architects news – approval granted for 140 new homes including a 15-storey tower building on the Sussex town’s seafront.
Bloomberg’s new European headquarters in the heart of the City of London will provide approximately 500,000 square feet of sustainable office space, two new public plazas featuring specially commissioned works of art and a restaurant arcade.
Knight Dragon has announced the arrival of London’s first purpose-built district designed for the creative industries. The Design District will sit at the heart of Greenwich Peninsula and will provide a permanent base for over 1,800 of London’s creatives in a range of architect-designed workspaces.
Designed by the award winning Manser Practice, the eco-friendly mixed-use development comprises three lozenge-shaped towers with a landscaped multi-purpose podium for the general public and commercial spaces at the street level.