FUTURE WATCH

Shipwreck tower, Czech Republic

A red shipwreck crashes into this high-rise, which Black n’ Arch and sculptor David Černý have designed for developer Trigema on the outskirts of Prague. The shipwreck will envelop the 135-metre-high building, named Top Tower, which is expected to become the tallest building in Czech Republic and contain a mix […]

Japan’s tallest skyscraper

Based in New Haven, Connecticut, the architecture firm has revealed its design for Japan’s tallest building, an approximately 1,083-foot-tall (330-meter-tall) skyscraper that will rise in Tokyo and is scheduled to be completed in March 2023. Located at the midpoint between Tokyo’s cultural and business districts, the so-called Toranomon-Azabudai tower is […]

Beijing Daxing International Airport

Another project by ZHA, the Beijing Daxing International Airport terminal (aka Beijing New Airport) was promoted as the world’s largest airport terminal building when revealed and as far as we know this still stands. It’s expected to open for business in September, 2019. The huge building was created in collaboration […]

Kansas City Airport Terminal

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) have unveiled the latest design for Kansas City’s new airport terminal. Working with the Kansas City Aviation Department, the City of Kansas City, Missouri and major airlines, the project is coming together with developer Edgemoor. The air travel hub that will be the largest single […]

Basketball Net Inspired Arena Los Angeles

AECOM has unveiled a new design for a “basketball net-inspired” 900,000-square-foot arena for the LA Clippers in Inglewood. Working with Anderson Barker Architects, the City Design Studio of Los Angeles, and Hood Studios, the team’s proposal includes a solar panel tile cladding system around the building and sunken basketball court. The project’s facade […]

Harbour Sea Infinity, Russian

Architecture practice DNKag has designed two Corten discs as a rooftop extension to a seaside production facility in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Dubbed Harbor Sea Infinity, the project will become a social and business center overlooking Sevkabel Port. The new rooftop addition aims to bring new life to the industrial warehouse. “Harbour Sea Infinity” is the […]

Harbin Airport, China

Architecture firm MAD has proposed building a snowflake-shaped third terminal at Harbin Airport, China, which would feature indoor gardens for travelers. MAD’s design for Harbin Airport Terminal Three would increase the capacity of the airport serving the capital of Heilongjiang, China’s most northern province. The airport terminal is designed to […]

Burj Jumeira, Dubai

Visuals have been released of Burj Jumeira, a 550-metre-tall split-volume skyscraper in Dubai that will rise from a lake shaped like the fingerprint of the emirate’s ruler. Unveiled by state-owned Dubai Holding, the supertall skyscraper has been dubbed as the “new icon in Dubai’s skyline”. It will be located on […]