New York architecture news – construction on the 1,401-foot One Vanderbilt skyscraper building ahead of schedule ; Fifteen Hudson Yards’ designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro ; 19-story condo building at 271 Sea Breeze Avenue, Coney Island.
London architecture news – No1 New Oxford Street by architects Orms ; Tolworth Mental Health Hospital by Danish design office C.F. Møller Architects ; Camberwell College of Arts Building ; Architectural Association AA Director Shortlist.
Dubai building news – interesting article by The Guardian’s architeture critic about The World, the most ambitious pre-crash project, slowly restarting construction – the ultimate trophy project for the international jet-set.
Paris architectural news – Sweco has been commissioned by Société du Grand Paris for the detailed design work and project management of the maintenance complex for Line 15 East of the Grand Paris Express metro network in Paris, France.
Architectural Association news – Eva Franch i Gilabert, Chief Curator & Executive Director of Storefront for Art & Architecture in New York, to be Director of AA School of Architecture, winning with a vote of 67%. She beat Pippo Ciorra, Senior Curator of MAXXI Architettura in Rome and Robert Mull, Head of Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton.
Shanghai architecture news – Huayue Court by Golucci Interior Architects ; Plain House by architects Wutopia Lab ; Design Shanghai is Asia’s leading international design event, breaking new ground and setting a precedent in Asia’s ever-growing design community.
Kuwait architecture news – Wind Tower Salmiya building design by AGi architects ; Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre building on Arabian Gulf Street by architects SSH ; inner city megastructure by celebrated Canadian architect and urban planner Arthur Erickson: final warning to Sawaber residents in Modernist Housing Complex.
Vancouver architecture news, British Columbia buildings – best new BC architectural designs & architects – interesting contemporary Vancouver buildings: British Columbia architecture news
Madrid architecture news, key property developments in Spain: new Spanish capital buildings – built environment updates – Madrid building news, construction design, property images: Spanish capital architecture and architects.
Manchester building news – incl expansion plans for iconic venue Band on the Wall ; Oldham Town building renewal ; Cornbrook Works, Trafford ; and Angel Meadow skyscraper building, 41-storey skyscraper proposal on northern fringe of city centre.
Stirling architecture, Scotland – best new building photos – Stirling architecture pictures, key buildings + architectural news, architects & images – info on contemporary built environment developments.
Melbourne architecture news – best new Victoria buildings + Australian architects news – Melbourne buildings, Victoria architecture guide, projects & photos. Key architectural developments in Victoria, new buildings that are either of top quality or interesting, or ideally both, plus architectural exhibitions and architecture competitions.
Liverpool architecture news: refurbishment of iconic Grade II-listed The Cunard building ; planning granted for rooftop extension to Strand Plaza, the luxury apartment waterfront development ; UNESCO threatens to remove the city from its world heritage sites list unless historic docks regeneration plans are reconsidered.
Portuguese architecture news, key property developments in Portugal: new buildings – built environment updates – Portuguese building news, construction design, property images: Portugal architecture and architects.