building design

Design Zaha Hadid Creates Luxury Glass Condo On The High Line

The architect has been commissioned to build an 11-story condominium where each unit features its own custom layout in NYC.

Home Porsche Debuts Luxury Condos With Personal Auto Elevators & Garage [Pics]

Slated to be completed by 2016, the Porsche Design Tower houses apartments with glass car lifts and a Sky Garage.

Design Zaha Hadid To Design Flowing Metro Station In Saudi Arabia [Pics]

The King Abdullah Financial District stop will be covered in a three-dimensional lattice with sculpted curves.

Design Butterfly Wing Theater Roof Harvests Rainwater & Changes Color [Pics]

A stunning theater built by Finland’s PES-Architects has eight huge steel structures stretching out from the roof 50 meters off the ground.

Home Sleek Emergency Shelters Fit Inside Shipping Containers

Yasutaka Yoshimura Architects have created a series of temporary homes that are low cost and high quality.

Design Lofted Urban Home Features A Backyard On The Roof

House K by Sou Fujimoto Architects provides precious outdoor space in a heavily built up area.

Work Saudi Arabia Reinvents The Lighthouse [Pics]

The KAUST Breakwater Beacon is a striking 60-meter high tower constructed using concrete blocks that is naturally cool itself.

Design Beachside Coffee Bar Made Of Reclaimed Flood Barriers [Pics]

The Third Wave Kiosk in Torquay, Australia is wrapped in upcycled sheet piles, previously used to repel overflowing rivers.

Luxury Luxury Ice Hotel Gets Experimental Design Treatment [Pics]

Each year, artists are asked to design suites made entirely out of snow for the dwelling in Sweden.

Design Impressive Book Mountain Reinvents Library Design

MVRDV have designed an incredible building in the Netherlands where texts are encased in a glass pyramid.

Design Architect Challenges Design Principles With Suspended Buildings

After spending most of his life studying architecture and design history, Terunobu Fujimori began creating visions that were entirely his own at the age of 44.

Innovation Sustainable Building Made From Corn Cobs [Pics]

In France, St. André Lang Architectes have created a circular housing prototype made of corn and wood that allows light to come in naturally through a middle shaft.

Design Towering Colorful Pod Residences Adapt For The Disabled

The 'Reversible Destiny Lofts' is a colorful nine-unit dwelling dedicated to Helen Keller, which provides different uses for people according to their physical abilities.

Home Deconstructed Family Home Features Separate Pods For Rooms [Pics]

The Cocoon House designed by Planning Korea features an organically-shaped central area around which the rest of the house is organized.