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Japanese firm Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei has completed a 272-metre high office skyscraper in Taipei, which is adjoined to a retail building clad in a delicate metal lattice. Read more
Zaha Hadid Architects recently unveiled a new skyscraper for a tourist area in Malta. Named Mercury Tower, it features a distinctive twisting form and, assuming it goes ahead, will be joined onto an existing building on the site that was originally constructed in the early 20th century. .. Continue Reading Zaha Hadid Architects joins old with new for twisting Mercury Tower Category: Arch
A US$100 million makeover of Seattle's Space Needle has been completed, with the iconic observation tower receiving a number of modern upgrades. Among the new features are a cantilevered staircase, a revamped outdoor observation deck and what has been dubbed the world's first revolving glass floor... Continue Reading Seattle's iconic Space Needle tower gets a revolving glass floor Categor
Los Angeles designer Sean Knibb has renovated a mid-century hotel in Austin, adding textured surfaces and pale pink accents to update the guest facilities. Read more
importantly, the destination's heritage structures will be renovated as integral parts of the project. The post zaha hadid architects plans ‘mercury tower’ as part of major redevelopment project in malta appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Some of architecture's biggest names are vying to lead a new mixed-use skyscraper development on a prominent site in Melbourne, Australia. From twisting greenery-covered towers to an "illuminated cloud," the six Southbank by Beulah designs show the firms letting their imaginations run wild. Furthermore, most of the designs show towers that would become Australia's new tallest skyscraper if
Rising over the historic city of St. Petersburg like an elegant glazed bullet, the 87-story Lakhta Center is nearing completion following six years of construction. The supertall skyscraper rises to an impressive height of 462 m (1,516 ft), making it Europe's tallest building, as well as the 13th tallest building in the world. .. Continue Reading Europe's new tallest tower nears complet
'beulah propeller city' has been conceived as a recognizable architectural landmark that redefines the city's residential, commercial, retail, and public open-space environments. The post coop himmelb(l)au’s melbourne tower proposal is topped with a cantilevered penthouse appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the building implements a range of structural and organizational solutions that reference the nearby iconic skyscrapers. The post greyscale proposes a floating tower to replace the never built chicago spire appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the proposal is competing against entries from other high-profile firms, including BIG, coop himmelb(l)au, MVRDV, OMA, and UNStudio. The post MAD’s landmark tower proposal seeks to reconnect melbourne citizens with nature 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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