The Terminator Hotel #architecture #innovation

As if taken from the movie Terminator, this is the world’s first “free-form exoskeleton” tower. “…a cybernetic organism. Living tissue over a metal endoskeleton.” The Morpheus hotel in Macau, China is a high-end luxury hotel for the region’s casino resort. The structure has been designed to support the building as part of its exterior skin […]

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From Russia with architecture #design #urbandesign

ZHA’s competition winning architecture for Novorossiysk, Russia. Located in one of the country’s largest shipping ports it features exhibition space, conferences and recreation space in an overall complex of more than 300,000 sqm.   simultaneously considers multiple iterations including program, orientation, environment, height and volume. This parametric model enables designers and stakeholders to accommodate the […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright in the clouds… #architecture

Have you every wanted to experience some of the greatest architecture in the world? Now you can, thanks to the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation who have created a virtual tour around the great Architect’s design school. The Foundation have partnered with Leica Geosystems, Multivista and Matterport to create an immersive experience that will allow you […]

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Bamboo architecture #delight #thinkdifferently

Located in Chongzhou City, in the Chinese Sichuan Province, Archi-Union have created a sensitive piece of architecture with this Cultural Centre that provides flexible spaces for exhibitions, conferences and a community meeting place. The design takes cues from traditional bamboo weaving and has origins in a traditional Chinese poem. The overlapping serpentine roof naturally defines […]

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