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PLP Architecture has unveiled its design for a new butterfly inspired residential tower that's currently under construction in Singapore. Named Park Nova, it will rise to a height of 100 m (328 ft) and will be defined by undulating balconies that are overflowing with greenery.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Skyscrapers, sustainable design, Singapo
Siege engines and market halls informed the design of the Auckland Tower, a larch entrance building and viewpoint that Niall McLaughlin Architects has created for a castle in England. Read more
Defined by an eye-catching exterior consisting of 500 individual "rods" that will be illuminated as they sway with the prevailing wind, the aptly named Breeze of Innovation is a new tower envisioned for Silicon Valley. Assuming all goes ahead as planned, it will rise to a maximum height of 200 ft (60 m) in the Arena Green at Guadalupe Park and Gardens in San José, California.Continue ReadingCateg
built in 1971 and designed by yoshikatsu tsuboi, the ashizuri underwater observation tower is the perfect example of japan’s idea of the future in the 70s. The post built in the 70s, japan’s ashizuri tower features an underwater chamber for fish observation appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
American architecture studio BarlisWedlick built this outdoor sauna topped by treehouse-style viewing platforms for a cabin in New York's Hudson Valley. Read more
Breeze of Innovation is a viewpoint for San José, California, designed by SMAR Architecture Studio featuring rods that will sway in the wind and generate the power to light themselves. Read more
ethereal and luminous, SMAR architecture's silicon valley tower stands as the winning entry for san josé's 'urban confluence' competition. The post ‘breeze of innovation’ tower will mark a silicon valley icon that is powered by the wind appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Turkey's Melike Altinisik Architects (MAA) recently completed work on a new supertall communications tower with a striking design. It reaches a height of 369 m (1,210 ft) over Istanbul and boasts a restaurant and viewing area offering choice views of the point where Europe and Asia meet.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Skyscrapers, Turkey
Influential architect Frank Gehry has developed a distinctive style over the decades, with his love of asymmetry and irregular forms giving rise to unusual projects like the brown paper bag. This continues with an almost-complete steel-clad tower that's inspired by local geology, Roman architecture, and a Vincent van Gogh painting.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Art, Frank
'we wanted to evoke the local, from van gogh's 'starry night' to the soaring rock clusters you find in the region,' gehry explains. The post LUMA arles, with its frank gehry-designed tower, prepares for june 2021 opening appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. 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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