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the 'on cities' masterclasses include appearances by twenty leading experts in the fields of architecture and urbanism. The post norman foster explores the future of the urban context with his ‘on cities’ masterclass appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Foster + Partners has designed an appropriately coloured office block for the Russian Copper Company in the city of Yekaterinburg, which is the studio's first project in Russia. Read more
High-profile British architecture firm Foster + Partners has completed a new library in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Designed with the local climate in mind, the glazed building is shaded by a large overhanging roof and screens, and offers respite from the desert landscape with lush gardens, both inside and out.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, U
Fashion designer Stella McCartney has unveiled a two-piece outfit made using a leather alternative grown from mycelium, making her among the first luxury fashion designers to turn the biomaterial into wearable clothing. Read more
the library integrates such high-tech facilities as an espresso book machine that prints and binds books on-demand. The post foster + partners opens its ‘house of wisdom’ to celebrate digital future of UAE appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Following news of its under-construction airport and Coral Bloom hotel, Foster + Partners has created yet another hotel to become part of the massive Red Sea Project desert development in Saudi Arabia. Named Southern Dunes, it will get electricity from the same 1.2-gigawatt battery system that will power Coral Bloom and is designed to withstand the harsh conditions in the Arabian dunes.Continue R
Work is underway on an interesting new office project by Foster + Partners that involves renovating a dilapidated industrial building in Madrid, Spain, that's over 100 years old. The firm will retain the basic shell while adding a modern sustainable interior and energy efficient features like solar power and rainwater collection.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Foster and Pa
for the first time, 22 UK buildings by foster + partners have been captured in their full 360˚ glory. The post virtually tour 22 buildings in the UK by foster + partners appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A vacant natural-gas plant in Madrid, Spain is set to be overhauled by Foster + Partners to create the plant-filled and timber-lined Acciona Ombú offices. Read more
This week on Dezeen, architecture firm Foster + Partners unveiled designs for two new hotels for Saudi Arabia's tourism scheme The Red Sea Project. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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