In memoriam: Zaha Hadid, 1950-2016

Zaha Hadid passed away unexpectedly, suffering a heart attack in a Miami hospital where she was being treated for bronchitis. She was 65.  It would be disingenuous for me to claim I was an admirer of Hadid’s oeuvre. Doubtless she was an important figure within contemporary architecture, and...

Self-Healing Concrete – Buildings Repair Themselves

When you break your leg, it eventually knits itself back together. Osteoblast cells produce minerals that create the structure of new bone, turning fragments back into a whole. Why, thought microbiologist Henk Jonkers, can’t buildings do the same thing? Inspired by the human body, Jonkers,...

Citylife Milano residential complex nearing completion – zaha ha...

Citylife Milano residential complex nearing completion – zaha hadid – Italy Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects Location: milan, italy Client: city life consortium Date: 2004 – 2012 Status: under construction Program: residential Residential area: 370 apartments, 45,000 m² Commercial...

AART Architects wins competition for Musholm Bay Holiday Centre Mar11

AART Architects wins competition for Musholm Bay Holiday Centre

AART Architects wins competition for Musholm Bay Holiday Centre AART Architects has won the competition for the expansion of Musholm Bay Holiday Centre, which is the world’s most accessible holiday center for people with disabilities. 07.02.2013 / In collaboration with BSAA URBANlab,...

Marseille Vieux Port opening – Foster + Partners – France

Marseille Vieux Port opening – Foster + Partners – France Press Release 04.03.2013 The transformation of Marseille’s World Heritage-listed harbour was officially inaugurated on Saturday during a ceremony attended by Eugène Caselli, President of Marseille Provence Métropole and...

Foster + Partners completes first project in Latin America Feb28

Foster + Partners completes first project in Latin America

Press Release 04.02.2013 Foster + Partners has completed its first project in Latin America with the opening of the Faena Aleph Residences in Buenos Aires, Argentina – part of the reinvention of the former docks of Puerto Madero as a dynamic new urban quarter. Drawing on local architectural...

Galaxy SOHO – Saha Hadid Architects – China

Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects Project: Galaxy SOHO Location: Beijing, China Date: 2008 – 2012 Client: SOHO China Program: Mixed-use Commercial Building (Offi ce & Retail Status: Completed Construction: 2009–2012 (30-months) Size: 332,857 m²  Photography: Iwan Baan, Hufton +...

STEVEN HOLL ARCHITECTS’ CAMPBELL SPORTS CENTER TOPS OUT Jan24

STEVEN HOLL ARCHITECTS’ CAMPBELL SPORTS CENTER TOPS OUT

STEVEN HOLL ARCHITECTS’ CAMPBELL SPORTS CENTER TOPS OUT 11 January 2012 The Campbell Sports Center at Columbia University, designed by Steven Holl Architects, celebrates its topping out today. Located on the corner of West 218th street and Broadway, the Campbell Sports Center will form...

Zlota Tower Moves Forward in Warsaw – Daniel Libeskind – Poland Jan21

Zlota Tower Moves Forward in Warsaw – Daniel Libeskind – P...

20 Jan 2012 Orco Group As the Zlota tower reaches its top floor, the Voivod Administrative Court (“WSA”) in Warsaw has reaffirmed validity of the Building Permit of Z?ota 44 and closed all outstanding proceedings related to the case. The construction of the skyscraper is no longer exposed...

shenzhen airport under construction – fuksas – china

Shenzhen International Airport under construction – Massimiliano + Doriana Fuksa Project info: Object: Shenzhen bao’an international airport-expansion t3 Project: Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas Structural + facade engineering: Knippers Helbig – advanced engineering,...

The Scotts Tower unveiled – UNStudio – Singapore Dec15

The Scotts Tower unveiled – UNStudio – Singapore

The Scotts Tower unveiled – UNStudio – Singapore UNStudio‘s design for The Scotts Tower in Singapore unveiled 07/12/2011 UNStudio’s design for The Scotts Tower in Singapore will be the first development to be unveiled today under the Far East Organisation’s new SOHO...

Simbiosis News – Our New Translate Tool Dec13

Simbiosis News – Our New Translate Tool

Now you can use our new widget and translate our post to your language. Simbiosis News Team

Absolute Towers top sealed – MAD Architects – Canada Dec09

Absolute Towers top sealed – MAD Architects – Canada

Absolute Towers top sealed – MAD Architects – Canada Architect: MAD MAD News: 2010-11-25 Absolute Towers top sealed The Absolute Towers are two residential towers near Toronto designed by MAD, roof sealed last Friday at 170 meters, establishing MAD’s bold new approach to residential...

Apple Campus 2 – Foster + Partners – US

Architect: Foster + Partners Engineering: ARUP Apple Inc. has submitted a development proposal to replace existing office and research buildings to create its new Apple Campus 2. Most of the 175 acre area is located on the former Hewlett Packard (HP) campus and is bounded by I-280 to the...

Charlie Rose with Rem Koolhaas – The Evolving Nature Of Country Life Nov19

Charlie Rose with Rem Koolhaas – The Evolving Nature Of Country ...

Video In his recent sit down with famed architect Rem Koolhaas, Charlie Rose opens the interview with how surprised he was to hear a short remark made by Koolhaas just before the cameras were turned on.  Rose was taken aback to hear the most groundbreaking and influential urban design...

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Shanghai Tower: Influences on Design

The design of Shanghai Tower derives from three basic ideas related to the city of Shanghai and the rise of China as an economic and cultural...

¿Qué pasa cuando compartes un archivo con AutoCAD WS?

Este video no es sólo acerca de cómo compartir, pero ¿qué pasa cuando lo haces? Usted puede compartir un archivo con cualquiera y no es necesario tener una cuenta con AutoCAD WS. Todo lo que necesita es un navegador web. Compartir con AutoCAD WS permite la colaboración multi-plataforma...

Pritzker 2011 Eduardo Souto de Moura

Y el Pritzker 2011 es para: Eduardo Souto de Moura Eduardo Souto de Moura (n. Oporto, 25 de julio de 1952) es un arquitecto portugués cuyo trabajo está estrechamente vínculado al de los también portugueses Álvaro Siza y Fernando Távora, quienes son sus mentores. Souto de Moura...

Feliz Navidad 2010 – Merry Christmas 2010

Merry Christmas 2010 by Simbiosis Group Family from Simbiosis News on Vimeo. Nuestros mejores deseos en esta navidad 2010 Our best wishes for this Christmas 2010 Simbiosis Group...

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