World’s most impressive new builds showcase architecture excellence

Architizer, the acclaimed platform known for celebrating architectural innovation, has unveiled the highly anticipated shortlist for its esteemed A+Awards. Honoring the crème de la crème of architectural achievements globally, the competition stands as… Continue reading World’s most impressive new builds showcase architecture excellence

Ummahat AlShaykh Island sets new standards in sustainable tourism

In the realm of innovative architecture, few projects rival Ummahat AlShaykh Island in sheer ambition and eco-conscious design. Spearheaded by architect Kengo Kuma and his team, this project is a triumph of sustainability and luxury tourism in the hear… Continue reading Ummahat AlShaykh Island sets new standards in sustainable tourism

Danish green-roof beach house boasts sustainable sophistication

Nestled amid the picturesque hills of Jutland, Denmark, the Heatherhill Beach House stands as a testament to the seamless integration of traditional Danish aesthetics with contemporary design elements. Conceived by Norm Architects, this holiday home bo… Continue reading Danish green-roof beach house boasts sustainable sophistication

Honeycomb House showcases the future of urban living in Germany

In the city of Munich, Germany, a groundbreaking architectural endeavour is transforming communal living. Crafted by German architectural firm Peter Haimerl Architektur, the Clusterwohnen Wabenhaus – affectionately known as the Honeycomb House – emerge… Continue reading Honeycomb House showcases the future of urban living in Germany

BMW is building high-tech footwear for the German bobsleigh team

There’s only a few seconds of running in a bobsleigh heat, but one slip can skittle the whole team. Seeing the need for high-performance ice sport footwear, BMW has jumped in to build custom, 3D-printed traction aids for the 2025 Winter Olympics.Contin… Continue reading BMW is building high-tech footwear for the German bobsleigh team

Video: Tiny timber tower airlifted into New Zealand landscape

Nestled amidst the lush native bush of Eastbourne, Wellington, New Zealand, Karaka Tower stands as a testament to architectural innovation. Designed by Arête Architects and Makers Fabrication, this compact yet remarkable structure is a solution to a ch… Continue reading Video: Tiny timber tower airlifted into New Zealand landscape

AI synthesizer bridges technology and creativity in music composition

Award-winning designer and artist Arvind Sanjeev has created his latest vision for music creators. SPIN, an AI music synthesizer, challenges conventional notions of music creation by inviting users to collaborate with an AI language model called MusicG… Continue reading AI synthesizer bridges technology and creativity in music composition

Micro-apartments meet community living in striking Kaktus Towers

Architectural firm the Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) is known for reshaping city skylines with its innovative designs. One of its latest projects, which is undergoing construction in central Copenhagen, does just that. Dubbed Kaktus Towers, this iconic bui… Continue reading Micro-apartments meet community living in striking Kaktus Towers

Czech architect crafts tiny house on stilts for serene living

Prague-based architectural firm Jan Tyrpekl recently revealed its latest tiny house project, a 30-sq-m (323-sq-ft) retreat perched above concrete pillars named Zen House that’s nestled in the tranquil landscape of Hainburg an der Donau, Austria.Continu… Continue reading Czech architect crafts tiny house on stilts for serene living

US debut for Riley RS3 foldable and compact electric kickscooter

Electric scooters have become a global phenomenon over the past decade, and now, British company Riley Scooters is gearing up to launch its award-winning RS3 e-scooter across the American market this April. Billed as the world’s first high-quality, eas… Continue reading US debut for Riley RS3 foldable and compact electric kickscooter