Architecture

Architecture

The Secret Behind’s World’s Tallest Buildings

The world’s first skyscraper was the Home Insurance Building in Chicago. It was build back in 1884 and it had a barely 10 floors...

World Architecture Festival launches ‘Wood Excellence Prize’

The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has announced that this year’s WAF awards programme will feature a ‘Wood Excellence Prize’ for the first time. Sponsored...

Burj Khalifa – World’s Fourth Tallest Building?

Burj Khalifa is the tallest tower in the world today. However, Saudi Arabia plans to build the Kingdom Tower and Dubai’s pride may soon...

The Burj Khalifa vs. The Kingdom Tower

Saudi Arabia and the UAE will soon be home to the two tallest buildings ever built A new infographic from the web developers at YaDig...

Dubai’s Cayan Tower voted 4th in Emporis Skyscraper Award 2014

The Emporis Skyscraper Award, the world's most renowned prize for skyscrapers, this year goes to London. The tallest building in Western Europe, The Shard,...

Dubai International Garden Competition Invites Applications for Participation

Dubai International Garden Competition transforming Dubai from a desert hub to a spectacular wonderland In a sign of the overwhelming level of interest in the...

Remodeled Version of The Opus by Zaha Hadid Shines at Cityscape Global 2013

Cityscape Global 2013 started yesterday in Dubai. Already many announcements about construction projects re-launches are out. Among them is the presentation of a new...

MENA cities’ population to reach 226 million by 2020

More than 226 million people will be living in cities throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by 2020, accounting for nearly 62...

China’s Vanity Project – Sky City LEGO?

Details on the Speed of Construction Today – Reality or Vanity China is preparing to build the newest world's tallest tower. The project’s name...

Completion of the World’s Tallest Building Delayed Once Again

In May, the Dubai Chronicle reported that China is planning to challenge Dubai’s Burj Khalifa’s status as world’s tallest building. The Asian country is...

Dubai’s TCI Announced World’s Most Sustainable Building

Dubai is famous for its record-breaking architecture and buildings. The city is a home of the world’s tallest building (Burj Khalifa), the world’s biggest...

China will build tower taller than Burj Khalifa in 7 months

One of Dubai biggest (or shall we say tallest) treasures and prides, Burj Khalifa, may soon lose its title ‘World’s Tallest Building.’ Moreover, this...

Your Own Home Designer Few Clicks Away

Today home design and decorating often come hand in hand with technology. Various software programs are currently offered on the market promising to...

Abu Dhabi’s grand Vision 2030 in motion at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2013

The first ever comprehensive scale model of Abu Dhabi's urban landscape, as envisioned in Plan Capital 2030, was first unveiled in 2010 within...

AHEC showcases the ‘office of the future’ at Salone del Mobile in Milan

Adam Khan and Wallpaper collaborate with AHEC to develop a striking timber composition - ‘Octopus’ The American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), the leading international trade...