Abandoned Danish Factory Transformed Into A Skatepark

    In the Danish city of Viborg, an abandoned windmill factory undergoes a total transformation into a skatepark and rec center for the youth.         At the helm of this design overhaul is Copenhagen-based design studio EFFEKT, who wanted to build out  “a vibrant cultural hub for street sports and culture… Read More

Sinot’s 378 ft Superyacht Concept: Art of Life

  Money can't buy you happiness, but you can buy something close to it with this Superyacht.     Sinot Yacht Architecture & Design brings the heat at the Monaco Yacht Show, presenting its latest Superyacht concept, the 378 feet 'Art of Life.' This majestic beauty has designs reminiscent of a 16th century Dutch icon shipbuilding,… Read More

McDonald’s New Apple-Like Flagship In Chicago

McDonald's opened up a new flagship in Chicago called the McDonald’s Global Menu Restaurant, a beautifully designed and LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified space.   Designed by Chicago-based firm Ross Barney Architects, the restaurant is part of the Golden Arches’ new global headquarters, which spans an entire city block off West Randolph Street.  … Read More

Eco-Friendly Sculpture In London Is Made of 7,506 barrels

Christo has unveiled The London Mastaba, a 20-metre-high temporary sculpture in London‘s Hyde Park.  The sculpture, which consists of 7,506 horizontally stacked barrels on a floating platform in the Serpentine Lake, will be on view until 23 September 2018. The London Mastaba is the first major outdoor public work by Christo in the UK. The sculpture’s floating platform is made…

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Instagram’s New NYC Digs

Instagram’s employees have a new home in New York,  with the company taking over the top floors of 440 Broadway at the old Wanamaker’s department store close to Manhattan’s Astor Place, where its parent company Facebook also has offices. It was a timely and long awaited moment for the tech giant and their East Coast offices, which…

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Work At This $17 Billion Floating Headquarters

Chinese drone giant DJI is building “a floating community in the sky,” featuring twin towers connected by a sky bridge. The company, known for making popular consumer drones, teamed up with leading architectural firm Foster + Partners to design a this new futuristic home base in Shenzhen, China. Grant Brooker, who is the Head of Studio at…

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Penda Architect’s Residential Towers in Tel Aviv

Even if we design modern buildings, we believe they should reflect a sense of place and respect its environment, its history and its culture. Penda combines the old and new in a residential high-rise of 18 floors, combining elements of Tel Aviv’s Bauhaus era with the tactile sensibilities of its old town. With billowing arches…

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