Rock music museum, Roskilde, Denmark 5
Ragnarock, MVRDV and COBE’s open new rock music museum in Roskilde, Denmark. The museum, with its striking gold studded façade and daring cantile vered auditorium, has opened its doors to offer visitors a fully immersive rock experience. The 3.100 sq m Ragnarock acts as the gateway, and flagship building, for […]

New Rock music museum in Denmark


Most Expensive Apartment in New York City 5
12,000-square-foot, 20-room duplex apartment at 834 Fifth Avenue on Central Park East is on the market for $120 million.​ Rarely do the Rosario Candela-designed building’s 24 apartments come on the market, but last week a 20-room duplex on the 7th and 8th floors, that belonged to the late Salomon Brothers CEO […]

Most Expensive Apartment in New York City


most expensive residence ever sold in the Ford Lauderdale area 10
Found at the incredible Auberge Beach Residences & Spa complex in Fort Lauderdale, the South Tower penthouse was already one of the most exclusive properties in all of Florida. But we’re here to inform you that this lavish home has been recently sold at a record-breaking price of $8.9 million, which […]

Most expensive residence ever sold in the Ford Lauderdale area



Victorian Houses 11
Caroll Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, United States – Carroll Avenue, located in one of the oldest neighborhoods in Los Angeles, Angelino Heights. This historic street is lined with Victorian manors that date to the 19th century. They are a testament to the wide variety of Victorian architectural styles—from the Far East- and […]

Highest Concentration of Victorian Era Residences in Los Angeles


most spectacular bridges erected in recent years 2
Solvesborg bridge by Ljusarkitektur, 2013 (Solvesborg, Sweden) – Europe’s longest pedestrian bridge   Danjiang bridge by Zaha Hadid Architects, in progres (Taipei, Taiwan) – World’s longest single-tower asymmetric  cable-stayed bridge Lucky Knot bridge by NEXT architects, in progres, (Changsha, China) Helix Bridge by Cox Architecture, 2010, (Marina Bay, Singapore) Koge […]

Most spectacular bridges erected in recent years


Zaha Hadid’s maritime terminal in Salerno, Italy 5
One of the final works of Zaha Hadid, the acclaimed Iraqi-British architect who died suddenly last month, was to be posthumously inaugurated in Italy.  Inspired by an oyster, the new maritime terminal at the southern port of Salerno features a hard shell above a soft, fluid interior and the wavy […]

Zaha Hadid’s maritime terminal in Salerno, Italy



France. Labourdette’s Empire of Dust series 12
Professional architecture category winner. Empire of dust, Palerme, Sicile, by Amélie Labourdette, France. Labourdette’s Empire of Dust series was taken in the south of Italy, where financial crises and embezzlement have left the countryside pockmarked with unfinished buildings. (Photo by Amelie Labourdette)   (Photo by Amelie Labourdette) Architectural photography is […]

Architecture Winners – 2016 Sony World Photography


New residential towers in New York 6
SHoP Architects are creating two copper-clad bent apartment towers in New York that will be connected by a three-storey skybridge 300 feet above the ground.   The skybridge will include a 75′ lap pool, a whirlpool hot tub and residents’ bar & lounge helping to create a new vertical community. […]

Largest copper-clad buildings in the world


Beverly Hills Home With A Private Nightclub 7
Set on an acre on Billionaires Row, the 24,500-square-foot home is being planned by Michael Palumbo and designed by architects Shubin + Donaldson. Designed to be home to seven bedrooms and fourteen bathrooms, it will also come with a two-lane bowling alley and a nightclub with a DJ booth and full bar.   Other stunning […]

Luxury Beverly Hills Home With A Private Nightclub



Bugatti's new Home Collection 7
The 2016 Salone del Mobile saw Bugatti team up with Luxury Living Group – one of the world’s leading high-end furniture makers – only to reveal the new Bugatti Home Collection, an exclusive range of luxury home and executive furniture. The new Bugatti Home Collection will transform some of your wildest dreams about elegance and extraordinary […]

Transform some of your wildest dreams about elegance and extraordinary ...


Multi Billion dollar theme park in Britain 4
Britain is to get a £2billion theme park that could rival the scale of Disneyland Paris – and it could open its doors as early as 2021.  Measuring twice the size of the Olympic Park, the London Paramount Entertainment Resort is to be built on the Swanscombe Peninsula in Kent. […]

Multi Billion dollar theme park in Britain


The future is in the past
Serbian old house, Negotin, Serbia                                 photo Predrag Trokicic, OC

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AIA-COTE Top Ten Awards 2
The AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE) has selected its 2016 Top Ten Green Project award winners. The COTE Top Ten awards program, now in its 20th year, recognizes the exemplary sustainable architecture and design with projects that enhance the environment. Honorees will receive their awards at the 2016 AIA […]

2016 AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Project award winners


Angular Modern House 1
estudio besonias almeida, the Argentinian practice has shared their recent project ‘casa berazategui’- a concrete residence sited in Barrio los troncos district, Buenos Aires province. Casa Berazategui with its L-shaped plan and open-plan interiors, is all planes: the flat surfaces of its roof and walls meet in a cacophony of […]

Angular concrete residence with an open interior garden


The Great Moscow Circus in Hobart
HLM has won an international competition to design a new Circus School in Moscow. The competition, run by Concours d’Architecture, was to design a contemporary space for aspiring circus performers, taking into account the special requirements of a circus, as well as the urban context and impact of the building. Belinda […]

AC-CA Moscow Circus School Competition winning design