The building is located at 700 metres above sea level, beside the Atnbrufossen waterfall to the east of the Rondane Mountains in central Norway. Surrounded by well-maintained historic farms, this attractive cultural heritage site with the waterfall is already an appreciated roadstop. The functioning saw mill, owned and run by the local community, is among […]
The legendary İnönü Stadium of Beşiktaş, one of Turkey’s biggest football clubs, in the Beşiktaş district along the Bosphorus shore is being replaced with a more modern and lucrative one. Symbolic beginning of the old stadium’s demolition was marked on June 2 2013, when chairman Fikret Orman crunched the first chunk of concrete from the […]
The latest sign robots are taking over the world: They’re building a bridge over an Amsterdam canal. That’s the plan at least, for an ambitious project that will use industrial robots to print a metal bridge over water by “drawing” steel structures in 3D. Dutch robotic printing firm MX3D is leading the gravity-defying build. Here’s […]
Architects: Emre Arolat Architects Location: Istanbul, Turkey Area: 700.0 sqm Year: 2012 Photographs: Thomas Mayer From the architect. Sancaklar Mosque located in Buyukçekmece, a suburban neighborhood in the outskirts of Istanbul, aims to address the fundamental issues of designing a mosque by distancing itself from the current architectural discussions based on form and focusing solely […]
How will mobility in the world’s megacities evolve; what form will it take in future? The Audi Urban Future Initiative is seeking answers to these questions. The world is changing at a rapid pace as population growth continues to accelerate. Forecasts predict that, by 2030, 60 percent of all people will live in urban areas […]
House of the Future (Disneyland 1957-1967). Innovative, futuristic architecture always attracts attention of any public and leisure building’s visitors from all around the world. Futuristic structures are usually interesting and also eye catching. House of the Future (Disneyland 1957-1967) is a good futuristic architecture example.
Complex comprising a hotel, a residential hotel, a convention centre, condominiums, retails and a marina. The site of the project is located on the western side of the city, along the road linking Ataturk International Airport (Atatürk Uluslararası Havalimanı / İstanbul Atatürk Havalimanı) to the heart of the old city. The urban location of this […]
International Multi-Sports Centre in İstanbul, Turkey (Türkiye). International multi-sports centre. Sports facilities. Olympic hall of 9,500 seats, hotel, offices and shops. Client: National Olympic Committee of Turkey Architect: AS.Architecture-Studio Programmer: C.M.L. Scope of work: Standard Area: 25,000 sqm Cost: € 24,4 M Competition: 1998 International Multi-Sports Centre, İstanbul, 1998 / 1998, AS.Architecture-Studio.
The new building for the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec is a subtly ambitious addition to the city. Rather than creating an iconic imposition, it forms new links between the park and the city, and brings new coherence to the MNBAQ. The Museum was generated by stacking the required new galleries in three volumes […]
The Stair-Scape Terrain Structure. A special place to exercise. The Stair-Scape Terrain Structure is a prefabricated, modular, public, functional art project designed to encourage people to gather together and exercise. The 110 foot long structure is made up of three sections. Two of the sections consist of 120 steps and six landings. The third center section […]
Serra Gate | 2013 İstanbul, TR Project name: Serra Gate Location: İstanbul / Turkey Client: n/a Architect: GAD & Gökhan Avcıoğlu Project team: Ozan Ertuğ Start / Compelation: 2013 Project type: Installation, cultural Status: Built
The Technogym Village in Cesena, Italy, designed by renowned Italian architects Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel’s Milan based multi-disciplinary design practice Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners. The new Technogym Village in Cesena, hosting all activities of the company. Technogym design year is 2012. The new Technogym Village in Cesena, selected for the Italian Pavilion of […]