‘vessel’, a climbable structure by heatherwick studio, opens in new york

on march 15, 2019, new york celebrated the grand opening of hudson yards. although the mixed-use scheme — the largest private real estate development in the history of the united states — comprises a...

woods bagot to design sydney’s first luxury lifestyle hotel in 20 years

international design firm woods bagot has won the architectural competition to design a luxury lifestyle hotel and office tower at 4-6 bligh street in central sydney. marking it the first luxury city hotel to be...

k-studio transforms derelict wine factory into hotel on the coast of greece

architecture practice k-studio completes the transformation of an abandoned wine factory on the west coast of mainland greece with the dexamenes seaside hotel. the original structure dates back to the early 20th century collapse...

kentucky owl park by shigeru ban will be a 420-acre whiskey complex

japanese architect shigeru ban has been commissioned to design a 420-acre site dedicated to the production of whiskey. ban and his firm will transform a disused quarry into ‘kentucky owl park’, a destination that...

arbol’s family house in takarazuka is covered with corrugated aluminum

designed by osaka-based studio arbol, the family house in takarazuka city aims at providing a sense of natural beauty throughout the spaces. the monolithic structure’s sloped roof descends from north to south, where an open...

vincent callebaut to transform luxembourg’s ‘hotel des postes’

architect vincent callebaut has won an international competition to transform a historic building in luxembourg city. the planned renovation of ‘hôtel des postes’, which was completed in 1910 by architect sosthène weis, involves the...

CORE architects uses rustic materials to refurbish beach house in portugal

CORE architects has completed the refurbishment of a beach house in portugal’s algarve region. the building, called ‘villa ah’ is positioned on a softly sloping site within a forest of iberian pine trees, benefiting from...

MVRDV breaks ground on ‘radio tower & hotel’ in new york

MVRDV has broken ground on its first project in the US, a colorful 22-story building conceived as a ‘vertical village’. located at 2420 amsterdam avenue in new york’s washington heights neighborhood, the project combines...

fala atelier uses curving wall to separate public and private in this white house...

portuguese fala atelier reveals its latest project — a modern home in porto filled with elements typical for the studio. the precise white house features one little glitch meant to be made — a curved wall...

j. mayer h. erects sculptural concrete tram stop in kelh, germany

j.mayer.h is celebrating the completion of a new tram stop in kehl, germany. as part of the new transnational tram line crossing the rhine river from strasbourg, france into kehl, germany, the berlin-based architectural...