OMA Reveals MPavilion Design

Jun 26, 2017 • Projects

This year’s architectural and cultural laboratory will debut in Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Gardens this October.

wHY Completes Marciano Art Foundation in Los Angeles

Jun 26, 2017 • Projects

The 110,000-square-foot gallery is located within the transformed Scottish Rite Masonic Temple.

Stanton Williams Unveils Renovation and Extension of Musée d’Arts de Nantes

Jun 23, 2017 • Projects

The revamped museum features a material palette to appear crafted from a single block of stone.

Foster + Partners Reveals Images for Bloomberg’s London Headquarters

Jun 22, 2017 • Projects

Internal open-concept offices will span seven floors and 500,000 square feet of the nine-story building.

Groundbreaking Takes Place for Diamond Schmitt’s PwC-YMCA Tower

Jun 21, 2017 • Projects

The eight-story tower will comprise 236,000 square feet of offices and public amenities.

Francis Kéré Debuts 2017 Serpentine Pavilion

Jun 20, 2017 • Projects

The wood and steel design draws inspiration from a central tree in the architect’s native Burkina Faso.

Olson Kundig and Tihany Design to Upgrade Seattle’s Space Needle

Jun 19, 2017 • Projects

The $100 million renovation will emphasize structural preservation and enhancements to the visitor experience.

Penn Station to Move Forward with $1.6 Billion Redevelopment

Jun 19, 2017 • Projects

Governor Andrew Cuomo confirmed the conversion of the James A. Farley Building into the Moynihan Train Hall.

Michael Arad to Design Monument at Charleston Church Shooting Site

Jun 19, 2017 • Projects

The memorial is set to be installed on the grounds of Emanuel AME church.

Groundbreaking Begins on DS+R’s Julliard Campus in China

Jun 16, 2017 • Projects

The school’s first international campus will feature four volumes linked via green bridges.

Mecanoo and MAYU Architects’ Tainan Public Library to Arrive in 2019

Jun 16, 2017 • Projects

The 398,265-square-foot design will include a cantilevered clad with a skin of vertical timber louvres.

Made By Holland to Overhaul 17th Century Danish Palace

Jun 15, 2017 • Projects

The transformation into a hotel and exhibition space is anticipated to take up to 15 years.

Lever Architecture Designs North America’s First Timber High-Rise

Jun 15, 2017 • Projects

The mixed-use Portland structure will arrive in 2018.

Synthesis Design + Architecture and IBM Watson Analytics Collaborate on Data-Driven Installation

Jun 15, 2017 • Projects

The expansive CNC-milled aluminum wall installation is inside the cloud-based data discovery service’s San Francisco IBM Watson Experience Center.

Caruso St John Among 2017 RIBA North West Regional Awards for Liverpool Philharmonic

Jun 09, 2017 • Projects

The expansive renovation of Herbert Rowse’s Art Deco landmark was completed in 2015.

HKS Selected to Design New UCSD Facilities

Jun 09, 2017 • Projects

The sustainable mixed-use concept will anchor the campus and accommodate roughly 2,000 students.

Cornell Tech’s Roosevelt Island Campus to Unveil First Phase in September

Jun 08, 2017 • Projects

Designs from Morphosis, Weiss/Manfredi, and Handel Architects will debut in time for the fall semester.

Construction Begins on Steven Holl’s MFAH Expansion

Jun 07, 2017 • Projects

The 164,000-square-foot structure is one of two new buildings plotted for the campus.

Foster + Partners Depicts Dynamic Apple Store Design in New Renderings

Jun 02, 2017 • Projects

The Apple Store Piazza Liberty in Milan will be housed beneath a public plaza and waterfall feature.

MoMA Details the Final Phase of Its Expansion and Renovation

Jun 01, 2017 • Projects

DS+R and Gensler’s $400 million phase will see the museum’s overall gallery space expand to 175,000 square feet.

Bruner/Cott & Associates Introduces MASS MoCA’s Latest Expansion

Jun 01, 2017 • Projects

The 19th century structure nearly doubles the 16-acre museum’s total square footage.

Google Reveals Renderings for BIG- and Heatherwick-Designed London Headquarters

Jun 01, 2017 • Projects

The 11-story Zone A Building will be installed near the existing Google offices at 6 Pancras.

Nardi Associates Designs Olympic Tower in Los Angeles

May 31, 2017 • Projects

The 58-story tower is designed with a vertical garden integrated into its exoskeleton.

REX to Design Brown University Performing Arts Center

May 31, 2017 • Projects

The multifunctional venue will anchor a series of on-campus art facilities.

Outside theMART, the Chicago Riverwalk Is a Welcome Place of Urban Respite

May 30, 2017 • Civic / Public

Over the last 15 years, Chicago-based Ross Barney Architects, led by Carol Ross Barney, FAIA, has transformed a sequence of nine blocks along the Chicago River into a public amenity. The Chicago Riverwalk is now complete for residents and visitors alike to enjoy, right outside of theMART.

Construction Begins on ZHA’s Slovakian Sky Park

May 26, 2017 • Projects

Bratislava’s historic Jurkovčova Teplárne heating plant will serve as a monument anchoring the nearly 14-acre campus.

OMA and Mia Lehrer+Associates Release New Renderings for FAB Park

May 26, 2017 • Projects

Feedback from Los Angeles stakeholders inspired an increase of green space.

Encore Heureux Architectes Designs 507 Fab House in Former French Factory

May 25, 2017 • Projects

The research and innovation center features metal framework from Gustave Eiffel’s original design.

Oslo Airport Extension Becomes First Airport Structure to Receive BREEAM Excellent Score

May 25, 2017 • Projects

The Nordic-Office of Architecture’s 1.2 million-square-foot design uses snow as a coolant.

Bauer Latoza Studio and Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill to Revamp Chicago’s Clock Tower Building

May 25, 2017 • Projects

The tower will serve as the Pullman National Monument Visitor Center.

Lee Broom Displayed “Time Machine" Installation During Salone

May 22, 2017 • Projects

Lee Broom displays a decade of designs on a monochromatic carousel set within a vault beneath Milan’s Centrale train station.

Goettsch Partners to Design Optics Valley Center Complex in Wuhan, China

May 19, 2017 • Projects

The design comprises three buildings including a 1,312-foot-tall office tower.

Designs Unveiled for Allied Works’ Providence Park Expansion

May 19, 2017 • Projects

The extension will add 4,000 seats to Portland’s 91-year-old soccer stadium.

SOM Completes PSAC II Cube in the Bronx

May 18, 2017 • Projects

The monolithic, 450,000-square-foot cube sits atop a grass-covered berm.

Diller Scofidio + Renfro Unveil New Vision for David M. Rubenstein Forum

May 17, 2017 • Projects

The University of Chicago’s forthcoming facility now comprises an eight-story tower and two-story base.

Jackie Robinson Museum Slated for 2019 Opening

May 17, 2017 • Projects

Construction on the Gensler- and Ralph Appelbaum Associates–designed project faced a decade of delays.

International African American Museum in Charleston, South Carolina Receives Approval

May 15, 2017 • Projects

Design is led by New York–based Pei Cobb Freed & Partners in collaboration with Columbus, Ohio–based Moody Nolan.

Adjaye Associates to Design Florida Library

May 11, 2017 • Projects

Hunton-Brady Architects will assist on the $30 million project in Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

Aedas to Design Luxury Resort on China’s Hengqin Island

May 11, 2017 • Projects

The property will embrace traditional Lingnan architecture.

Gensler Releases New Renderings for Epic Offices

May 11, 2017 • Projects

The 15-story tower will feature a staggered form with fecund terraces.

Henning Larsen Team Wins Etobicoke Civic Center Design Competition

May 10, 2017 • Projects

The team also includes Adamson Associates and PMA.

Foster + Partners to Design the Pavilion at the University of Pennsylvania

May 09, 2017 • Projects

The 17-story facility will span 1.5 million square feet at the site of the former Penn Tower.

ICRAVE Explores Virtual Reality and Design at HD Expo 2017

May 08, 2017 • Projects

The New York firm’s booth offered users a chance to experiment with the technology in a game of virtual beer pong.

The Grill Opens at New York’s Seagram Building

May 08, 2017 • Projects

Annabelle Selldorf and William T. Georgis transformed the former home of the Four Seasons Restaurant.

Plans Revealed For Multilevel Chicago Starbucks

May 04, 2017 • Projects

Slated to debut in 2019, the Starbucks Reserve Roastery showplace will be the company’s largest outpost in the world.

Gensler Designs Columbia College Chicago Student Center

May 03, 2017 • Projects

The five-story, 114,000 square-foot project is slated for completion in late 2018.

Design of Obama Presidential Center Unveiled

May 03, 2017 • Projects

The approximately $500 million project is being designed by New York–based Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners (TWBTA) in collaboration with Chicago firm Interactive Design Architects (IDEA).

Wright & Wright Receive Approval for Lambeth Palace Library

May 01, 2017 • Projects

The first new-build onsite in 200 years, the London library will be topped with a nine-story tower.

ZGF Architects Designs Stanford University Redwood City Campus

Apr 27, 2017 • Projects

The 35-acre campus will include 1.5 million square feet of non-academic structures.

KAAN Architecten Unveils B30 Redesign

Apr 27, 2017 • Projects

The historic Hague structure has been expanded with five offices and upgraded facilities.

Studio Komma to Redesign Parking Garage in the Netherlands

Apr 26, 2017 • Projects

The firm’s proposal will transform the site into a sustainable and versatile entrepreneurial hub.

Jean-Pierre Lott Completes Multimedia Library in France

Apr 26, 2017 • Projects

The undulating design in the town of Vitrolles features a dual facade with a glazed base and white concrete upper shell.

Morphosis Architects-Designed U.S. Embassy in Beirut Breaks Ground

Apr 24, 2017 • Projects

The multi-building complex will be situated across a 43-acre campus in the suburb of Awkar.

Gehry Partners Begins Renovation on the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Apr 21, 2017 • Projects

The $196 million redesign and expansion will revamp 90,000 square feet of existing space.

Hariri Pontarini Architects Designs Bahá’í Temple in Santiago

Apr 20, 2017 • Projects

Crafted by Hariri Pontarini, the temple accommodates all faiths with a secularly informed design.

Kengo Kuma to Design Ottoman-Style Museum in Turkey

Apr 20, 2017 • Projects

The venue will comprise a series of intersecting wooden volumes in reference to regional history.

Tate Harmer Reveals Hotel Design for Eden Project

Apr 20, 2017 • Projects

The hotel will be designed with stone and wood to accent the natural setting.

Johnston Marklee’s Menil Drawing Institute to Open in October

Apr 18, 2017 • Projects

The fifth Menil campus structure’s debut will coincide with the Menil Collection’s 30th anniversary.

HWKN Announces First European Project

Apr 17, 2017 • Projects

The six-building development will also be designed with msm meyer Schmitz-morkramer and OSA Ochs Scmidhuber Architekten.

Anton Gaudí’s Casa Vicens Museum to Open This Fall

Apr 17, 2017 • Projects

The World Heritage site is undergoing a refresh from José Antonio Martínez Lapeña & Elías Torres Architects and David Russell Architecture Workshop.

Schmidt Hammer Lassen to Revamp Melbourne’s State Library Victoria

Apr 14, 2017 • Projects

The $88.1 million refresh will aim to highlight original architecture and return 40 percent more green space.

SOM Reveals One Bangkok

Apr 14, 2017 • Projects

The 40-acre development will be the largest private-sector project in Thai history.

Peter Zumthor Reveals Updated Plans for LACMA Expansion

Apr 13, 2017 • Projects

Renderings depict a similar form with a lighter material and color palette.

WilkinsonEyre Designs New Bridge to Link Toronto Shopping Malls

Apr 12, 2017 • Projects

Crafted with glass and bronze, the bridge will see two million people cross it each year.

Gluckman Tang, LTL Architects, and NADAAA Shortlisted for Telluride Arts Center Overhaul

Apr 12, 2017 • Projects

The three firms will present their restoration plans to the Telluride community on May 30.

Design Proposals Unveiled for London Holocaust Memorial

Apr 10, 2017 • Projects

The jury will choose the winning design this summer following the review of public input.

Construction of GE Headquarters by Gensler in Boston to Begin

Apr 07, 2017 • Projects

The 2.4-acre campus will comprise two renovated warehouses and a new 12-story tower.

Shimoda Design Group and Perkins Eastman Design Brooklyn Office Campus Above Macy’s Building

Apr 06, 2017 • Projects

The 10-story creative office hub will rise above the 19th-century Macy's department store in Brooklyn.

ZHA Unveils Gateway to Stroud Design

Apr 06, 2017 • Projects

The green technology campus in England will include timber structures and a footbridge.

RIBA North to Open in Liverpool in June

Apr 05, 2017 • Projects

The organization’s first outpost beyond London will be designed by Broadway Malyan.

Foster + Partners to Design Seven Stations for Sydney Metro

Apr 03, 2017 • Projects

The new stations will span almost ten miles between Sydenham and Chatswood.

Gensler to Overhaul New York’s Citicorp Center

Mar 30, 2017 • Projects

The project will see the property rebranded as 601 Lexington Avenue and expanded by 200,000 square feet. 

Daniel Libeskind to Punctuate French Tower with Winding Garden

Mar 30, 2017 • Projects

The Occitanie Tower will span 40 stories and 492 feet.

SOM Reveals Renderings for Waldorf Astoria Restoration

Mar 29, 2017 • Projects

SOM’s vision incorporates a series of modifications that aim to recapture the original design intent of the interior.

Morris Adjmi Architects to Transform New York Warehouse Into Office Complex

Mar 29, 2017 • Projects

The design will combine adaptive reuse and new construction as it incorporates an expansive steel-framed structure that will cantilever over an original 1914 building.

Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners Designs Frederik Meijer Gardens Expansion

Mar 28, 2017 • Projects

The New York–based firm has revealed plans for a $115 million, four-year overhaul is slated to begin construction this fall.

Peter Pichler Architecture Designs a Restaurant Rooted in the Mountain Ranges of Northern Italy

Mar 27, 2017 • Projects

The Oberholz Mountain Hut restaurant was conceived by Milan-based Peter Pichler Architecture in collaboration with local architect Pavol Mikolajcak.

Gensler Unveils Queen Mary Island Development Renderings

Mar 27, 2017 • Projects

Queen Mary Island will be located on the bayfront adjacent to the historic Queen Mary ocean liner in Long Beach, California.

OMA Completes First Dubai Project Concrete

Mar 24, 2017 • Projects

The versatile cultural venue includes high ceilings and a translucent facade.

Blackstone Group Teases Daring New Amenities with $20 Million Willis Tower Expansion

Mar 24, 2017 • Projects

The New York–based real estate firm has also hinted at a larger $500 million upgrade.

ZHA Reveals Design for 666 Fifth Avenue in New York

Mar 23, 2017 • Projects

The proposal would strip the existing structure to its skeleton and install a 1,400-foot-tall tower atop it.

Winners Announced for Competition to Reimagine Denmark’s Aarhus School of Architecture

Mar 23, 2017 • Projects

Vargo Nielsen Palle, ADEPT, and Rolvung & Brøndsted Arkitekter will oversee the redevelopment of the campus and the surrounding neighborhood.

Cooper Robertson Designs Coral Gables Project

Mar 22, 2017 • Projects

The project will transform the city’s Miracle Mile and Giralda Avenue into pedestrian-centric outdoor environments.

Studio Gang to Embark on First Canadian Project With Mixed-Use Toronto Tower

Mar 20, 2017 • Projects

A mixed-use tower will be designed with input from stakeholders in an effort to revitalize the neighborhood.

SOM Debuts Renderings for Barnard College’s Milstein Center

Mar 20, 2017 • Projects

The 128,000-square-foot design will be double the size of the existing structure.

Goettsch Partners Designs New Chicago Office Tower

Mar 17, 2017 • Projects

The 51-story will be supported by a series of columns and three smaller structures.

KAAN Architecten to Redesign and Expand the Netherlands Paleis Het Loo

Mar 17, 2017 • Projects

The historic museum will be restored and enlarged across more than 53,820 square feet.

Frank Gehry to Transform Paris Art Museum

Mar 16, 2017 • Projects

The Canadian-American architect will overhaul a now vacant 11-story structure designed by Jean Dubuisson.

OMA Elevates Former Shanghai Shipyard with Modern Events Venue

Mar 15, 2017 • Projects

The steel and mesh structure is constructed on a ramp to reflect its industrial shipyard setting.

Snohetta to Design Graduate Hotel for Cornell’s Tech Campus

Mar 15, 2017 • Projects

The forthcoming campus on Roosevelt Island has been plotted by SOM.

Merchandise Mart Facade to Be Illuminated

Mar 14, 2017 • Projects

City of Chicago officials announced plans are underway to project large-scale images and light shows onto the river-facing facade of theMART.

Fifteen New Galleries Slated for New York’s West Chelsea Corridor

Mar 13, 2017 • Projects

New standalone venues as well as the High Line Nine will open later this year.

Teeple Architects and Studio Munge to Collaborate on Nobu Toronto Development

Mar 13, 2017 • Projects

The project will comprise two 49-story towers and 700 residences.

Herzog & de Meuron to Revitalize Brooklyn’s Batcave

Mar 10, 2017 • Projects

The Powerhouse Workshop will debut in 2020 with graffiti intact.

Steyn Studio and TV3 Architects Complete Bosjes Chapel in South Africa

Mar 10, 2017 • Projects

The undulating, biblically-inspired roof evokes a traditional South African colonial form.

Beyer Blinder Belle Joins Selldorf Architects on Frick Collection Expansion

Mar 09, 2017 • Projects

Selldorf Architects was chosen last year to spearhead the project.

MVRDV Proposes Transformation of Former U.S. Army Base in Germany

Mar 08, 2017 • Projects

An elevated green hill will accommodate public space surrounding by four residences designed to spell the word ‘home.’

Waldorf Astoria Hotel Interiors Receive Landmark Designation

Mar 08, 2017 • Projects

The hotel has kicked off its renovation to become luxury residences.

Daniel Libeskind Completes Ogden Center at Durham University

Mar 06, 2017 • Projects

The spiraling, double-stacked design embodies sustainability and openness.