265 West 45th Street in New York

265 West 45th Street in New York

The super slender tower project, designed by RB Systems, explores a novel and captivating tower typology which emerged in New York in the last years. Located on a small, currently vacant site on West 45th St which footprint measures at approx. 30x30m.

Pier 2 Apartment of the Future New York City

Pier 2: Apartment of the Future, Manhattan

Futuristic Manhattan waterfront building design by Humphreys & Partners Architects – sustainable modular building with micro units, co-working spaces, activity and wellness centers, plus a range of innovative elements from artificial intelligence to drones, home automation and autonomous vehicles.

PARKROYAL on Pickering, Singapore

GARDEN CITY MEGA CITY by WOHA Architects

WOHA announce “Garden City Mega City” exhibition in Austin, Texas, USA: it highlights sixteen of the architectural studio’s built and unbuilt projects which embody their vision of how cities should evolve in the 21 st Century toward a more sustainable future.

40 Leadenhall Street London Skyscraper

London Skyscrapers: Images + Architects

Skyscrapers in the UK Capital – Sky Garden renewal in July ; London Tall Buildings Survey provides a comprehensive review of all towers over 20 storeys proposed, in planning or under construction across the capital ; Planning permission awarded for striking office building in heart of the City by Make Architects: 40 Leadenhall Street.

1/JBR Tower

1/JBR Tower in Dubai

Designed by EDGE Architects, 1/JBR, scheduled for completion in 2019, is a state-of-the-art, 46-story residential facility with a design focus at its core. Located less than 150 metres from the beach at the prestigious Jumeirah Beach Residence in Dubai, the flagship project sets a new standard for luxury in the Persian Gulf region.

432 Park Avenue Tower

432 Park Avenue Tower in New York

432 Park Avenue luxury condo sales breaks $2 billion: highest selling building in NYC ever. The world’s tallest residential building, designed by Rafael Viñoly Architects, includes 48 residences sold for more than $20 million each.

Empire State New York Observation Deck design

Empire State Building, New York

Refurbishment of the famous New York landmark’s 102nd-floor observation deck by architects Beyer Blinder Belle: plans to install external mounted “selfie” cameras plus floor-to-ceiling windows matching the 381m high tower’s signature Art-Deco architecture style by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon.

Lakhta Centre St Petersburg building

Lakhta Centre, Gazprom Tower St Petersburg

Europe’s tallest tower has topped out at 87 storeys in Lakhta, St Petersburg. The colossal Gazprom tower development is by British architects RMJM. The skyscraper building is located on a 17-hectare brownfield site. The complex includes commercial office space, retail, leisure and residential developments.

76 Eleventh Avenue New York Towers

76 Eleventh Avenue New York Towers

Construction of The Eleventh, designed by Danish architects BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, has started. The two High Line towers of 25 & 34 floors are located between 17th & 18th Streets and Tenth & Eleventh Avenues, and joined by glass skybridges.