Eiffel Tower changes its look - at least temporarily

Did you recognize it? The Eiffel Tower in Paris will change its exterior appearance temporarily by adding a horizontal extension to the top viewing platform....


Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo by Archipelagos

The city of Sarajevo is starting to fulfill several cultural projects that, together with their prominent architectural designs mark the reconstruction of the...


"Bird's Nest" one of Brit Insurance Design Award's winners

Herzog & de Meuron’s Olympic Stadium in Beijing was declared one of last year’s most innovative international designs. It therefore received the Brit Insurance...

City & Countryside

Living above New York's High Line

New York’s High Line, the elevated abandoned rail line along the West Side of Manhattan currently being transformed into a park, will be framed at 23rd street...


A courthouse that promotes openness

The Bronx County Hall of Justice in New York has finally been completed and opened early this year. The design by Rafael Viñoly Architects, that took 15 years...


Museum Building on Tour

The Chanel Contemporary Art Container, unmistakably designed by Zaha Hadid, opened at the end of February 2008 in Hong Kong, the first venue among 8 cities....


New terminal-design for Wellington International Airport

“The Rock” is a $39 million-project for the new international passenger terminal of Wellington International Airport, that has been designed by Studio Pacific...


Olympic Sculpture Park Seattle

See here further pictures and plans of the "Olympic Sculpture Park" by Weiss/Manfredi.


gmp wins competition for Parliament Building in India

The Indian state of Tamil Nadu's parliament building will be designed by von Gerkan, Marg und Partner. As winners of the first prize in the competition from...