Enveloped by a translucent shell with rounded angles, the stadium has an immense luminous screen that forms its urban façade. A hidden arena for 7,000 can be pulled out like a rabbit out of a hat.
New York City is developing a post-disaster housing prototype for city residents who may lose their homes as the result of a catastrophic natural or manmade disaster.
The largest building in the Netherlands by OMA is a slab-tower on the river Maas and forms a second city centre. The three stacked and interconnecting towers rise 44 floors to a height of 150 meters.
A group of six offices led by BIG won the international design competition for the new Cité du Corps Humain.
Shakespeare is not on the programme at the moment, but the show must go on at the London National Theatre – despite of refurbishment works.
Best Future Building - Residential (Drawing Board), Architect: Yasuhiro Yamashita, Kenji Mizukami, Ben Matsuno
HÛT Architecture transformed an old building in London into a new mixed use development – including the addition of a striking glazed rooftop structure.
The roof construction designed by Santiago Calatrava is composed of 19 modules, each of which is made up of a stepped series of 25 steel elements positioned about 1 meter apart.
Due to the "InfraCore Inside” technology, the former "special product" fibre reinforced polymers (FRP) is now viable, proven and ready to be implemented in architecturally designed bridges.
In order to meet the requirements for participation in the 2014 FIFA World Cup 2014, modernisation of the Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro commenced in 2009.