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Friday 20 September, 2013

Henning Larsen Architects to design town hall for a relocated city

News: Danish firm Henning Larsen Architects has won a competition to design the replacement city hall for a Swedish city that’s set to be relocated after mining caused huge underground cracks in the area. The move has been planned for nearly a decade, after the state mining company warned city officials in 2004 that excavating […]


Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Kiruna City Hall / Henning Larsen Architects


Friday 09 August, 2013

Herzog & de Meuron and Hassell triumph in Melbourne station competition

News: a team comprising Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron and Australian firm Hassell has won the high-profile competition to redesign Melbourne’s iconic railway station at Flinders Street.



Sunday 21 July, 2013

Tongzhou Central Business District by UNStudio

Dutch architects UNStudio have designed a concept for a new business district at Tonghzou in Beijing, consisting of skyscrapers linked by aerial bridges (+ slideshow). The proposal features six towers atop a large podium that are linked by bridges topped with gardens and swimming pools.