Architecture

What Singapore's iconic buildings are supposed to represent

What Singapore's iconic buildings are supposed to represent

A surfboard atop three skyscrapers? A bunch of bananas? The architect responsible for the most iconic buildings in Singapore explains
Vienna's Ringstrasse: Lord of the ring roads celebrates 150 years

Vienna's Ringstrasse: Lord of the ring roads celebrates 150 years

Streets ahead when it was built in 1865, Austria's grandest of boulevards is still a cityscape to savor
Award-winning architecture: 22 of the world’s most stunning new buildings

Award-winning architecture: 22 of the world’s most stunning new buildings

Covering a whopping 90 categories, Architizer's 3rd annual A+ Awards highlight the best in modern building design
Blossoming buildings: 10 of the world's most beautiful sky gardens

Blossoming buildings: 10 of the world's most beautiful sky gardens

Proof that every urban space could do with a bit more jungle
13 breathtaking buildings that seem to defy gravity

13 breathtaking buildings that seem to defy gravity

There are many ways architects can surprise us, but with these structures we find ourselves literally holding our breath
 World's tallest hotel planned for tiny Swiss village

World's tallest hotel planned for tiny Swiss village

Controversial design for 7132 Tower hotel will see luxury spa the size of the Empire State Building rise over the alpine community of Vals
A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

Nominations for Design Museum's prestigious award have been revealed. Here are our top picks in each category
Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

An exhibition titled "Architecture of Independence: African Modernism" focuses on some of the most dynamic projects built in the wake of colonialism
What happened to this bizarre vision of the future?

What happened to this bizarre vision of the future?

Scheduled for demolition 20 years ago, the extraordinary architecture of Seville's Expo 92 survives to tell fascinating stories
Watch out: Your future home might have wheels

Watch out: Your future home might have wheels

Some of the world's most innovative designers are creating architecture that refuses to be pinned down
The Spanish monk who built his own cathedral from scrap

The Spanish monk who built his own cathedral from scrap

A former Trappist monk dedicated more than 50 years of his life to constructing his own cathedral in the Spanish town of Mejorada del Campo
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