Meet The Line, a sustainable design that looks like a ship

From afar, you might think The Line – a recently completed high-rise apartment building in Amsterdam – is a moored ship. On the IJ Waterway in the heart of Amsterdam’s Overhoeks district, The Line embodies social and sustainable design. Continue reading below Our featured videos The Line is a product of Orange Architects, a multidisciplinary … Read more

Biophilic Belgian Pavilion features futuristic sustainable design

The theme of Expo 2020 Dubai is ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. In line with this, the Belgian pavilion, called The Green Arch, strives to be a role model in the field of sustainable development. The architects, Vincent Callebaut Architectures and Assar Architects, used futuristic design through greenery, solid wood construction and passive energy to … Read more

Aeon is a point between two worlds

From the steel door entry, to the soft lines, to the stark contrast in the interior design, Aeon is all about embracing and breaking boundaries. Continue reading below Our featured videos The two buildings that make up Aeon, a hotel and wellness center, return time and time again to a connected, yet separate theme. The … Read more

Vertical farm building in China feeds 40,000 people

Carlo Ratti Associati has released the design of an office tower in Shenzhen, China whose entire facade will be a vertical urban hydroponics farm. The Jian Mu Tower is designed to fill the last property opened in Shenzhen’s Central Business District. It was also entered in the building design competition for Chinese supermarket chain Wumart. … Read more

Modular design helps UCLA’s Pritzker Hall earn LEED Platinum

There is no better place to ensure a healthy physical and mental environment than in a university’s Bachelor of Psychology program. So when UCLA received $30 million in funding from the Anthony and Jane Pritzker Family Foundation, it used the money to renovate the former Franz Hall into the modern and now completed Pritzker Hall. … Read more