Designed for the city’s basketball team, the bold external envelope was designed and fabricated using parametric technologies. The main entrance features large, operable glass panels that open to the outdoor event plaza. There are 10,000 seats in the lower bowl close to the action, out of 17,000 seat total.
Design: RKW Architektur
The Stadion Energa Gdańsk is an effortlessly curved symbol of modern architecture. It is an important landmark and a bold statement for both locals and visitors in Gdańsk.
By creating an arena that could hold 45,000 people, Nervi succeeded in a structural engineering feat for the time—transforming concrete into gravity-defying forms. Stadio Flaminio is one of many arenas and sports buildings designed by Nervi and reflects his numerous years of experience.
Yoyogi National Gymnasium’s state-of-the-art technology and exacting engineering, along with its elongated sweeping roofline, introduced a new modernism to Japan while still evoking the grace and timelessness of traditional Japanese architecture.
Centre Court roof unusually closed to protect turf from hot sunshine amid a safety row. The last time the roof was closed for reasons other than heavy rainfall was in 2015. The iconic All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club’s (AELTC) Centre Court retractable roof was designed by architects Populous.
Design: HOK Architects
Yas Arena will be the first multipurpose built arena in the city designed to accommodate a wide variety of sport and entertainment events. The arena in Abu Dhabi, will have a capacity of 18,000 .
So much for the sustainable building claims: urgent investigation required as use of plywood likely linked to tropical forest destruction and human rights abuses found at construction site of new Tokyo Olympic Stadium by Design: Kengo Kuma & Associates.
Design: Herzog & de Meuron + Lifschutz Davidson Sandiland, architects
Planners approve the redevelopment of Chelsea FC’s cramped London stadium. This sculptural brick and steel building increases capacity at Stamford Bridge from 41,837 to 60,000.
Swiss architecture studio Herzog & de Meuron employed to work alongside London architects firm Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands for revamp designed to hold 60,000 spectators at Stamford Bridge.
Design: Schiattarella Associati, Architects
Rome-based architecture firm win commission for refurbishing this building for around 50,000 spectators, beating 5 internationally known architectural firms.
Design: HKS, Architects
The venue will include 70,000 fixed seats, with the flexibility to expand to host more than 100,000 fans. The building will be the NFL’s newest home and the host for Super Bowl LV in 2021.
Al Rayyan Stadium and Precinct are designed to showcase Qatar’s culture. The new, 40,000-seat stadium building is a venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar.
Design: Populous, architects
The coast of California is a place of sea, sky, and amazing natural beauty. These are the traits the San Diego Padres had in mind in the late 1990s when they set out to build the city a new ballpark.