Architecture

5 spectacular new structures in Singapore

5 spectacular new structures in Singapore

Something crazy, something colorful and something from Jackie Chan, the tiny island city is welcoming a marvelous fleet of new modern construction
New Dubai complex to break five world records

New Dubai complex to break five world records

Extravagant scheme includes world's tallest residential tower, highest restaurant and 360-degree observation deck, indoor ski slope and largest dancing fountain
Helsinki's new Guggenheim museum stirs controversy

Helsinki's new Guggenheim museum stirs controversy

Finnish capital unveils design winner after years of public scrutiny and six months of jury deliberations
What will the new World Trade Center tower look like?

What will the new World Trade Center tower look like?

Denmark's Bjarke Ingels Group has revealed the designs for the new building at Two World Trade Center
Mesmerizing images blur the line between architecture and art

Mesmerizing images blur the line between architecture and art

Lebanese photographer Serge Najjar uses Instagram to take stills of interesting buildings and make them appear like works of art
Building the future: Singapore's stunning architectural projects

Building the future: Singapore's stunning architectural projects

It's one of the world's smallest countries, but Singapore's ambitious skyline makes a big impact
Best Airbnb homes for architecture in the U.S.

Best Airbnb homes for architecture in the U.S.

Renting someone else's offers a great chance to gawk. Renting a place designed by a top architect takes it to new heights
Artists vs. bulldozers: Battle to save Beirut's heritage gets creative

Artists vs. bulldozers: Battle to save Beirut's heritage gets creative

Rampant property development has cost the Lebanese capital some of its finest old buildings. Can a new initiative help spare others?
Expo 2015: Countries face off in architectural spectacular

Expo 2015: Countries face off in architectural spectacular

The Universal Exposition, better known as Expo 2015, kicks off in Milan on May 1 with a selection of food-themed buildings
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

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