Tag: Iconic architecture

Foster + Partners' Designs for Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi revealed

Foster + Partners’ Designs for Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi revealed

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (2)

The design of Foster + Partners for the Zayed National Museum have been officially unveiled today by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. Conceived as a monument and memorial to the late […]

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UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design chosen for the Singapore University of Technology and Design

UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design chosen for the Singapore University of Technology and Design

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

The world-renowned architect UNStudio / Ben van Berkel’s design has been selected from a shortlist of five practices to design Plot A of the SUTD (Singapore University of Technology and Design) campus. The main aim of the design for the Singapore University of Technology and Design was to create a campus that celebrates both teaching […]

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Zaha Hadid Architects and the Bouregreg Valley Development Agency Announce the Rabat Grand Theatre

Zaha Hadid Architects and the Bouregreg Valley Development Agency Announce the Rabat Grand Theatre

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• November 23, 2010 • Comments (1)

In Morocco, Zaha Hadid Architects and the Bouregreg Valley Development Agency Announce the Rabat Grand Theatre. I am delighted to be building the Grand Theatre in Rabat… Morocco’s unique musical traditions and rich cultural history in the performing arts are renowned throughout the world. I am honoured to be part of the cultural development of […]

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DSBA + upgrade.studio won the 1st prize in Taiwan Tower Conceptual International Competition

DSBA + upgrade.studio won the 1st prize in Taiwan Tower Conceptual International Competition

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• November 15, 2010 • Comments (7)

“FLOATING OBSERVATORIES” Proposal by Dorin STEFAN’s DSBA, Mihai CARCIUN and upgrade.studio wins the “Taiwan Tower” Conceptual International Competition. Starting from the ‘geographical’ visual of Taiwan – which is an island resembling a leaf – we have developed the concept of the technological tree: we have designed 8 spatial leaves (with eight being a propitious number […]

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Bella Sky launches in 6 months

Bella Sky launches in 6 months

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• November 7, 2010 • Comments (2)

Right now the construction of the Bella Sky hotel in Copenhagen is the largest building site in Denmark. In only 6 months Bella Sky will open as one of Scandinavia’s largest and most spectacular hotels Visually the hotel will be characterized by the two leaning towers, creating a spectacular and unspoiled view over the green […]

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Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 | Foster + Partners

Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 | Foster + Partners

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• October 8, 2010 • Comments (1)

Lusail Iconic Stadium for Qatar 2022 is revealed at ‘Leaders in Football’ conference in London. As the venue for Qatar’s 2022 World Cup bid, the Lusail Iconic Stadium will provide a world-class football facility for 86,250 spectators during the opening ceremony, group games and final. Reflecting Doha’s culture and heritage, the stadium is designed to […]

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Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

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• September 5, 2010 • Comments (2)

Dutch architectural practice Neutelings Riedijk Architects designed the Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) located in between the old docks in the heart of “Het Eilandje”. This old port area is the major urban renewal project in the center of Antwerp and is developing as a vibrant new city district. The MAS is designed as a […]

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C. F. Møller Architects won the Ferry Terminal in Stockholm

C. F. Møller Architects won the Ferry Terminal in Stockholm

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• August 28, 2010 • Comments (0)

C. F. Møller Architects won the competition for the new terminal for Stockholm’s ferry connections to Finland and the Baltics. The terminal will be a landmark for the new urban development Norra Djurgårdsstaden – due to a significant architecture and a significant sustainable profile. As a transit zone the terminal is one of Stockholm’s major […]

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LINK-SIGNATUR & NBBJ win Valerenga Football Stadium

LINK-SIGNATUR & NBBJ win Valerenga Football Stadium

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• August 12, 2010 • Comments (0)

Winning a design competition for the Valerenga Football Club’s new stadium, the team of NBBJ / Link-Signatur / Multiconsult designed a 22,000 seat facility in addition to the Master Plan for the overall site: stadium, public amenities and up to 100,000 square meters of commercial development. The stadium was designed with the ability to expand […]

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Yas Island Yacht Club | Omiros One Architecture

Yas Island Yacht Club | Omiros One Architecture

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• August 11, 2010 • Comments (0)

A composition of dynamic and fluid forms that link the buildings to the nautical theme, the heritage of the location and the new F1 character of Yas Island…The Yacht Club is designed to excite, inspire and strengthen the concept that is Yas. O1A principal and founder Mr Omiros Emmanouilides The Yas Island Yacht Club’s streamlined […]

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