hank willis thomas + MASS design group to design boston’s MLK memorial

in december 2017, boston announced that it was seeking a designer for a new outdoor memorial dedicated to martin luther king, jr and his wife coretta scott king. five teams — comprising names such...

OMA’s greenpoint landing towers seek to activate the brooklyn waterfront

OMA has designed a pair of residential towers in greenpoint, brooklyn that simultaneously lean into and away from one another. the two towers, in conjunction with a lower seven-story building, will bring 745 units...

hufton + crow photograph heatherwick’s zeitz MOCAA museum

in september 2017, after six years of design and construction, zeitz MOCAA — a contemporary art museum located on cape town’s V&A waterfront — opened to the public. designed by thomas heatherwick’s london-based studio,...

snarkitecture unveils permanent space at hudson yards: snark park

snarkitecture unveils its new permanent exhibition space, snark park, at the grand opening of hudson yards with its inaugural installation, ‘lost and found.’ the space is conceived of as contemporary enchanted forest — a...

architects build a pavilion of 2500 plastic bottles in the center of mexico city

I-CONO is a temporary pavilion that was built by bianchimajer and anna merci in occasion of the festival de arquitectura y ciudad méxtropoli 2018 in mexico city. the festival represents the biggest event in...

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...

the greenland center by nikken sekkei forms shanghai’s largest urban park

located above a two-line subway station, the shanghai greenland center by architecture office nikken sekkei forms the city’s largest urban park at approximately 20,000 m2. merging nature with human activity, the complex encloses various commercial...

‘iturbide studio’ in mexico by TALLER

just a few steps from the home of renowned photographer graciela iturbide, mexico-based architects mauricio rocha and gabriela carrillo complete the ‘iturbide studio’. the project serves as a photography studio for the mexican artist...

zaha hadid architects finalizes plans for aljada’s ‘central hub’ in the UAE

zaha hadid architects (ZHA) has finalized its plans for a major leisure and entertainment development in sharjah, a united arab emirates city on the arabian gulf. the first phase of the project’s ‘central hub’,...

interval architects creates a botanic art center from a disused brick kiln in china

the shanghai based practice, interval architects, has designed a new botanic art center in the hebei province of china. the ‘tower of bricks’ project is located between a wetland park and the city of hengshui. after...