Giant Bubble Installation

Giant Bubble Installation in Tokyo

Mori Art Museum Design recently selected installation design studio ENESS to send their giant Bubble sculpture from Melbourne to Tokyo, Japan. The audience was encouraged to “please touch” the pulsating six meter-wide sculpture, which responded to human touch and closeness with light and sound.

Apple on Michigan Avenue

Apple on Michigan Avenue

Inspired by the pulse of Chicago’s artistic energy, Foster + Partners has designed a new platform for performance in a city charged by music. Apple Michigan Avenue cascades down to the river’s edge, creating new connections between the city and the river.

LEGO House Billund by BIG in Denmark

LEGO House Billund, Denmark, by BIG

BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and LEGO bring the toy scale of the classic LEGO brick to architectural scale with LEGO House, forming vast exhibition spaces and public squares that embody the culture and values at the heart of all LEGO experiences.

A Hall for Hull Installation

A Hall for Hull Installation

A Hall for Hull with ‘Trois Points de Vue’ – a joint commission from RIBA and Hull UK City of Culture 2017 – unveiled: sixteen galvanized steel columns arranged in a grid formation in front of Hull Minster.

Cittadella Bridge

Cittadella Bridge in Alessandria

Richard Meier & Partners has completed its first pedestrian and vehicular bridge. The new Cittadella Bridge is a precast-concrete and painted-steel modern structure which connect the city of Alessandria, Italy with the citadel across the Tanaro River in Italy.

A green space in Badalona

A green space in Badalona, Barcelona

A simple architectural gesture by peris+toral.arquitectes removes fencing around a children’s playground. A subtle architectural solution meets the needs of shelter and protection. Two dunes were formed, planted with grass, creepers and shrubs, plus a gentle hollow that delineates the play space.

Neobio Family Park

Neobio Family Park in Shanghai

The Neobio Family Park in Shanghai was designed by X+Living. It is divided into Reading Area, Dinning Area, Sims City, Climbing Area and Party Room. On entering the main entrance, you are surrounded by wavy forests and rolling hills, these are the book shelves of the reading area and a great place for kids to play hide-and-seek.

Chicago Riverwalk

Chicago Riverwalk

Design: Ross Barney Architects – winner of Outstanding Achievement in Exterior Lighting award ; shortlisted for the prestigious 2017 American Architecture Awards: The Riverwalk offers a variety of opportunities to find the beauty and spirit of the Chicago River. Visitors get an unexpected perspective on the city’s buildings.

Garden Bridge across the River Thames

Garden Bridge across the River Thames

London Garden Bridge news – Garden Bridge Trust walks away from project after London mayor pulled plug on controversial £175m River Thames footbridge design by Thomas Heatherwick. Sadiq Khan said Londoners should be “very angry”.