OMA has landed a commission to transform four warehouses on Dubai´s Alserkal Avenue into a new multi-purpose venue. This will be OMA´s first project in the United Arab Emirates and it will connect local architects and artists.
Kengo Kuma, a Japanese practice, has been assigned its first Australian project by Darling Harbour. It is to design a new civic and creative centre in Sydney
Circle of life
Architect Rafael Viñoly has completed a ring-shaped road bridge that stretches across a lagoon on Uruguay´s southern coast to replace a raft crossing connecting the cities of Rocha and Maldonado.
Point of difference
Designed for ProWinko By UNStudio and in collaboration with Jaspers-Eyers Architects, Le Toison d’Or is a hybridisation of traditional building-block typology and mixed-use development with retail podium.
The recently finished 632-m-tall Shanghai tower in China is only the third building in the world to achieve a ´megatall´ (600-plus m) status. Designed by American architects Gensler, the Chinese architect Jun Xia led the design team on the project.
The Moiré lights are a continuation of Dutch designer David Derksen´s collection of layered jewellery, which uses overlaid pieces of etched brass and steel to create moving patterns.
City of skyscrapers
Work has begun on a chamfered glass skyscraper designed by Foster + Partners for the Dubai International Financial Centre district (DIFC), which will offer occupants views of the world´s tallest building.
Designed by Fránek Architects, The SKy Walk, at 1,116 m above sea level is a 101 m slide winding down a coiling structure in the Czech Republic. It forms a path that gently ramps up in an irregular spiral to a viewing platform at the top, while a slide for more adventurous visitors provides a faster route down.
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