HIKMA – A Religious and Secular Complex | atelier masōmī + studio chahar

HIKMA – A Religious and Secular Complex | atelier masōmī + studio chahar Designers: atelier masōmī + studio chahar Designed by atelier masomi + studio chahar, In the 9th century AD, Muslim scholars made remarkable contributions to the sciences and humanities in Bagdad’s Bayt al-Hikma, or House of Wisdom, a library and research center housing the world’s largest collection[Read More]

Tongren Olympic Sports Center | RMJM

Tongren Olympic Sports Center | RMJM Designer: RMJM ‘Zipao’ jade can be found on the Fanjing Mountain of Tong Ren City. RMJM’s design proposal draws inspiration from the shapes of traditional Chinese jade objects to influence architectural forms. The metallic material selected covers the outside of the building in a warm luster like the texture[Read More]

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport | UNStudio

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport | UNStudio Designer: UNStudio  Following the selection of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ proposal for the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport as the winning design, UNStudio has released their own proposal, which received 2nd place. Called the “most innovative design concept” and the design that the jury “wanted to experience the most” by Michael Sparks (jury member and Dean and Professor at Syracuse University),[Read More]

Introducing the Jiangyin Greenway Designed by BAU Brearley Architects + Urbanists.

Introducing the Jiangyin Greenway |BAU Brearley Architects + Urbanists. weaving and stitching The Jiangyin Greenway belongs to a growing movement in China towards healthy, sustainable transportation and urban enjoyment. The infrastructure of this scale has an opportunity, or more correctly a responsibility, to create meaningful places in the city. It is also seen as an opportunity[Read More]

“The Disc” A Coffee Table Designed By Muse Lab.

“The Disc” A Coffee Table Designed By Muse Lab. Designer: Muse Lab This coffee table blends, the exploration of materials and production techniques to give birth to a unique double helix-like form. Disc challenges digital manufacturing processes as two 5mm thick MS metal sheets are hand-hammered to achieve the form. The independent MS arms were[Read More]

Picazo Architects unveils residential high rise and mixed use design for the city of Dubai.

Picazo Architects Unveils Residential High Rise And Mixed-Use Design For The City Of Dubai. Designed By : Picazo Architects Aqua Marina towers has been conceived as a two modern and innovative towers linked by three long bridges containing swimming pools and outdoor terrace spaces elevated up in the air and overlooking the city and sea views.[Read More]

Cane Crush an inviting and comfortable chair by MuseLAB.

Cane Crush an inviting and comfortable chair by MuseLAB. Designer: MuseLAB Cane crush is inviting and comfortable, made up by marrying a lounge chair and a pouffe, characterized by a left or right cane screen. Bold and defined, but also light and elegant this chaise is meticulously proportioned and ergonomically shaped. &nbsp Don’t be shy.[Read More]

Arena da Amazônia By gmp Architects

Arena da Amazônia By gmp Architects Arena da Amazônia This stadium design was based on the idea of creating a simple but highly efficient stadium which also makes reference to the special location, to the fascination and natural diversity of forms in the tropical rainforest. Designed for 44,400 spectators, the stadium is located at the central traffic axis that[Read More]

Fosters+Partners Designed The New Railway Infrastructure For Saudi Arabia.

Fosters+Partners Designed The New Railway Infrastructure For Saudi Arabia. Designer: Fosters+Partners  A 450 kilometer-long (280-mile) rail link connecting Saudi Arabia‘s major cities Makkah, Madinah, Jeddah, and King Abdullah Economic City has been completed by Foster and Partners who designed the four stations. Inspired by the ancient architectural traditions of the region, the stations that comprise the Haramain high-speed railway[Read More]

From Sheet to Seat! the Ollie Chair By RockPaperRobot.

From Sheet to Seat! the Ollie Chair By RockPaperRobot. Designer: RockPaperRobot    Folding chairs are usually a design exercise in functionality. Making sure your chair folds into something nice and slim, and opens out into a good, comfortable, fully functional chair. You’ll seldom find a single folding chair that is designed to look elegant in both[Read More]