World Architecture News September 2010 : Contemporary Buildings across the Globe, Property Images
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V&A Dundee, Scotland, UK : Designs unveiled
image from V&A
The complex build necessitated construction of a coffer dam before construction could start on the reclaimed dock but with the walls now in-situ work can begin to fix the pre-cast panels which will give the V&A at Dundee museum its finished character.
Plaza at the Barclays Center, NYC, USA : SHoP Architects and AECOM
image © SHoP Architects
The new world-class sports and entertainment venue serves as the anchor of the Atlantic Yards development, home to the Brooklyn Nets and the site of more than 200 planned cultural and sporting events annually. The 675,000 sqft arena, designed in collaboration with The Hunt Construction Group, the Design-Builder, consists of three separate but woven bands made up of 12,000 unique panels that were fabricated from 600 tons of steel sheets.
Crown Metropol Hotel, Melbourne, Australia : Bates Smart
image : John Gollings / Shannon McGrath
The 28-levell hotel features 658 guestrooms, a luxurious day spa located on the top floors of the hotel, a sky bar and terrace on Level 28, Gordon Ramsay’s maze restaurant and maze grill, extensive meeting facilities and dedicated Business Centre, and a world-class training and recruitment facility.
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Whitney Downtown Museum, New York, USA : Axis Mundi
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The Whitney is constructing a new building in downtown Manhattan, which will open to the public in 2015. Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the new building will vastly increase the Whitney’s exhibition and programming space, providing the first comprehensive view of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.
Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York, USA : Foster + Partners – opening news
Nearly 35 years after its conception, Sperone Westwater continues to exhibit an international roster of prominent artists working in a wide variety of media. Its new building, designed by Foster + Partners, doubles the exhibition area and pioneers an innovative approach to vertical movement within a gallery setting.
City Library Helmond, The Netherlands : BOLLES+WILSON
photograph : Christian Richters
Evelyn Grace Academy, Brixton, London, UK : Zaha Hadid Architects
Rothschild Bank Headquarters London, England : Rem Koolhaas – OMA
One New Change, London – new photos : Jean Nouvel
TED Taipei, Taiwan : BIG, architects
image : BIG
The Wave Vejle, Denmark : Henning Larsen Architects
A house awaiting death, Japan : EASTERN design office
photograph : Koichi Torimrua
Kaufhaus Tyrol, Innsbruck, Austria : David Chipperfield Architects
1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, USA : Herzog & de Meuron
Nelson Garrido/1111Lincoln Road MBeach1, LLLP
Tangga House, Singapore : Guz Architects
Kuokkala Church, Jyväskylä, Finland : Lassila Hirvilammi Architects
photograph : Jussi Tianen / Mikko Auerniitty
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