Buildings

Beautiful buildings, ingenious innovation: Africa's most exciting architects

Beautiful buildings, ingenious innovation: Africa's most exciting architects

African architectural talent is on the rise with $220 billion spent on building projects last year
World's best new skyscraper is...

World's best new skyscraper is...

The best buildings completed in the last year and more than 100 meters high -- is your favorite on the list?
Saudi Arabia to build world's tallest tower

Saudi Arabia to build world's tallest tower

Work starts this week on Kingdom Tower in Jeddah, which will usurp Dubai's Burj Khalifa as world's tallest
World's most beautiful bank buildings

World's most beautiful bank buildings

Where better to make your billion-dollar deals than in a billion-dollar building?
Going up Down Under: Southern Hemisphere's tallest building

Going up Down Under: Southern Hemisphere's tallest building

The 388-meter futuristic Australia 108 in Melbourne will become a record holder, for a short while at least
10 of the world’s ‘blobbiest’ buildings

10 of the world’s ‘blobbiest’ buildings

‘Blobitecture’ is a thing, apparently. A new survey finds the most impressive examples
9 modern architectural wonders of the Mideast

9 modern architectural wonders of the Mideast

You want expensive? Futuristic? Downright awesome? You've come to the right place
The towers of Kaiping: China's unsung historic treasure

The towers of Kaiping: China's unsung historic treasure

China wants to boost tourism to the city of Kaiping and it's got 1,800 ways to do it
25 great skyscrapers: Icons of construction

25 great skyscrapers: Icons of construction

Which buildings represent their designers, and their cities, the best?
China starts work on world's tallest building

China starts work on world's tallest building

China’s going taller, faster. But the race for skyscraper supremacy isn't convincing everyone
Pop-up hotels: Catch them while you can

Pop-up hotels: Catch them while you can

The last two years have seen a sharp increase in pop-up hotels -- housed in anything from teepees to empty NYC office buildings
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