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First Renderings of Populous’ Downtown Milwaukee Stadium

The Milwaukee Bucks have just unveiled Populous‘ initial renderings of their downtown revitalization plan for Milwaukee’s sports and entertainment district, anchored by a multi-purpose arena. The first step in their vision, the arena hopes to be a modern expression of Wisconsin’s heritage and a… Sigue leyendo

Earthly Pond Service Center of International Horticultural Exposition / HHD_FUN

Architects: HHD_FUN
Location: Qingdao, Shandong, China
Area: 23000.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: DuoCai Photograph, Zhenfei Wang

Landscape Architects: HHD_FUN
Ldi: BDG Qingdao beiyang architectural design co., LTD

From the architect.… Working on similar design principles as the Heavenly Water Service Sigue leyendo

32 Winners of Inaugural Knight Cities Challenge Announced

Thirty-two projects have been announced as the winners of the Inaugural Knight Cities Challenge, sharing in a prize pool of $USD5 million. An initiative of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the challenge received an overwhelming number of… Sigue leyendo

Vincent Callebaut Masterplan Predicts Future of Self-Sustaining Cities

Developed for an international planning and architectural competition, this proposed masterplan for the Città della Scienza by Vincent Callebaut Architectures fuses sustainability with history to propose a self-sufficient urban ecosystem in Italy. Operating on the principle of living facades, the Città della Scienza… Sigue leyendo

“Urban Platform” Wins First in Lisbon Open Room Competition

Recent graduates Bumjin Kim of MIT and Minyoung Kim of Columbia University have won first place in ARCHmedium’s Lisbon Open Room competition for their project “Urban Platform”.
One of 67 teams to enter the competition’s “Young Architects” category, the team developed a… Sigue leyendo

Public Space in Gora Pulawska / 3XA

Architects: 3XA
Location: Góra Puławska, Poland
Design Team: Ewa Czerny, Maciej Kowaluk, Łukasz Reszka, Patrycja Żuczek
Area: 1325.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: s.zajaczkowski

From the architect.… Local authorities decided to transform an undeveloped piece of land in the center of Sigue leyendo

The Courtyard of Our Dreams / Lukas Fúster

Architects: Lukas Fúster
Location: Remansito, Paraguay
Project And Construction: Lukas Fúster, Carlos Irigoitia, Martin Aponte
Design Process: girls, boys, youth and mothers of the community center “UNIDOS AVANZAREMOS”, Global Infancia, Amelí Schneider, Sofía Alfieri
Photographs: Federico Cairoli

Masonry: Diego Torales, …
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Esbjerg Beach Promenade & Sailing Club / Nathan Romero Arkitekter + Spektrum Arkitekter

Architects: Nathan Romero Arkitekter, Spektrum Arkitekter
Location: 6710 Hjerting, Denmark
Architect In Charge: Nathan Romero Muelas, Sofie Willems
Area: 150000.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Asger Simonsen

Competition Team : Architects Nathan Romero, Sofie Willems
Students: Stine Christiansen, Joan Raun, Kira …
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James Corner Field Operations Amongst Frontrunners for Milwaukee’s Lakefront Gateway Plaza

The City of Milwaukee has announced the four finalists in a competition to redevelop the city’s lakefront, naming OJB, James Corner Field Operations, multidisciplinary firm AECOM, and Wisconsin-based consulting firm GRAEF. Selected from 24 entrants, the shortlisted teams are competing for a… Sigue leyendo

How Should Cities Prepare for an Aging Boomer Population?

Since the end of the Second World War, one of the biggest agents for social change has been the “Boomer” generation, those born in the postwar years who thanks to a spike in birth rates in those years represent a … Sigue leyendo