MIRA Tower San Francisco design by Studio Gang, Architects – new, 392-residence luxury condominium community developed by Tishman Speyer, distinctive, dynamic spiraling building.
Grenfell Tower Fire Inquiry news – lack of scutiny noted for windows and cladding, plus specialist fire safety advice responsibility issues raised. Inquiry concludes cladding fuelled the 2017 fire.
Landmark building design: 3 slender towers standing on a promontory into the Persian Gulf, the last group in the larger Kuwait Water Towers system of 34 towers, wins in Keeping it Modern Grants 2020
57 Coronation Drive, Brisbane City building design by architects Rothelowman: development approval granted for contemporary ‘subtropical design’ – $200m mixed-use development, outdoor living in CBD’s Quay Street precinct.
New Pingshan Eye Shenzhen buildings design by RMJM Architects: eye-shape ornaments, strikingly carved into the facades of the 250-m main tower form an unusual visual metaphor for the ‘openness’ theme.
Axis Condos in Downtown Toronto design by IBI Group Inc. at 411 Church Street, described by Canadian architecture critic Christopher Hume as having “diagonals and undulations that could be the backdrop to an image by M.C.Escher”.
Lorentz Leiden Towers design by Neutelings Riedijk Architects: three light-colored buildings of different heights on top of a plinth building, using slightly sparkling aluminium façade cladding.
Interior design by Mason Studio Park View Manor is two 45-story towers catering to a burgeoning demographic in South China – a youthful and affluent generation with substantial exposure to international travel, culture and experiences.
NLA London Tall Buildings Survey 2020 news – record number of towers added to capital’s skyline in 2019: 60 skyscrapers completed, up 140% from 2018, according to New London Architecture report.
Alcove Residential Tower in Nashville building design by Goettsch Partners: first residential building adjacent to Nashville Yards, Tennessee, developed by Giarratana LLC at 900 Church Street – 34-story, 416-foot high, with 356 units.
At 179m high the HSBC Bank seems tiny now relative to recent Hong Kong skyscrapers but at the time became world-famous for its strong concept and clean expression of technology and structure.
Designed by ODA Architecture, Charlie West Condos in Hell’s Kitchen, draws on the industrial chic-designed interior space that dually serves as a curated library and a private residential lounge.
53 West 53, residential condominium tower design by Jean Nouvel, interior architecture by Thierry Despont. The 1,050-ft-high skcraper building rises next to The Museum of Modern Art, NYC.
Designed by Studio Gang Architects, with interiors by Michaelis Boyd Associates, 11 Hoyt is a 57-story tower that rises 660 feet and spans almost an entire city block with frontage along Hoyt, Livingston and Elm Street.
First Look inside 111 West 57th Street’s Residences in New York, by Studio Sofield as the SHoP Architects-Designed Tower Tops Out at 1,428 Feet.
Pinzhen Galeries is a jewellery, and luxury goods distribution and service platform with a history of 25 years and a wide range of businesses including pawning, retail etc. designed by Studio8.
Within the large open-plan workspace of a growing tech company in London, a network of curtains, designed by HUT Architecture, provide Clippings with a flexible and expandable office.
Designed by FAAB Architektura, the Vertical Oasis Building, a prototype building, is given the geometry, helping to achieve eco-goals while still aesthetically pleasing.