Emirati Housing Project Insights: Design and Process

Abdul Rahim Architectural Consultants selected from more than 40 firms to provide consulting and design for project by Abu Dhabi Housing Authority Abdul Rahim Architectural...

Wasl Tower Set to Become a New Landmark in Dubai

Wasl Tower is set to become a new landmark in Dubai. Strategically located in close proximity to Burj Khalifa, the project comprises of a...

Expo 2020 Dubai Unveils Inspirational Al Wasl Plaza

The last major element in the design of the Expo 2020 Dubai site was unveiled last week. Al Wasl Plaza is an open space...

Dubai’s tower 7th on world’s architecture prize for skyscrapers

The year's best new skyscraper is located in China for the second year in a row The winner of the world's most renowned architecture prize...

A new design hub in d3 hosts design talks during Dubai...

To mark the opening of Mirage Project Point Dubai, a new design hub based in Dubai Design District (d3), a full programme of talks...

‘Young Artist Award’ competition introduces ‘Architecture’ category

The Cultural Office of Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s announceed new updates to the ‘Young Artist Award’ competition in...

Dubai gears up to execute 3D printing building technology

Dubai Municipality has amended building rules to execute 3D printing technology in construction sector, a top official said. Essa Al Maidour, Deputy Director of Dubai...

Design unveiled for the first freeform 3D printed house

Architect WATG has won a design competition for the world’s first freeform 3D printed house. The Freeform Home Design Challenge aims to investigate how “3D...

A Licence To Thrill: Skyscrapers

Times and tastes have changed. It is no longer enough to be a tall building with just a restaurant at the top offering a...

Expo 2020 Dubai Reveals Master Plan

Expo 2020 Dubai has revealed its master plan in the form of a dedicated experiential zone displayed at the 15th edition of the Arab Media Forum. Visitors were among the first to take...

Have a Look at Dubai’s Newest World’s Tallest Skyscraper

The new project – The Tower in Dubai Creek Harbour — comes as Dubai developers continue to announce new schemes despite a softening real...

2016 Launch of Student Design and Student Research Competitions

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is now accepting submissions for two competitions intended for university students of all disciplines: The...

Mount Everest inspired BASE Jump Tower proposed for Dubai’s Waterfront

A new 325-meter BASE jump tower has been proposed for Dubai’s waterfront, providing a platform for extreme sports and elevated views of the surrounding...

In Pictures: How Dubai Expo 2020 will look like

The UAE will be the next country to host the 160-year-old global event, Dubai Expo 2020 and has selected the theme “Connecting Minds, Creating...

Dubai names Expo 2020 pavilion design contest winners

Leading global architects BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) of Denmark, Foster + Partners, a British international studio for architecture and integrated design, and London-based Grimshaw...

A mile-high vertical park?

Italian studio Carlo Ratti Associati (CRA) has designed a mile-high “vertical park” that it describes as a rolled-up version of New York’s Central Park. If...

Burj Khalifa Facade Art Open Call

World's tallest tower, Burj Khalifa, invites all video, light and 3D mapping artists and designers to submit proposals to have their work displayed on...

New world’s tallest skyscraper will be twice as tall as Burj...

Architects at Kohn Pedersen Fox and structural engineering firm Leslie E. Robertson Associates are planning to erect the new world's tallest skyscraper in Japan. Located...