Toyo Ito creates opera house from sprayable concrete

The Pritzker laureate's labyrinthine new structure in Taiwan is designed to act as a sound cave
Toyo Ito creates opera house from sprayable concrete

Latin America’s tallest tower set for Buenos Aires

Parabolic curve is “a geometric abstraction that represents Argentina” says the government
Latin America’s tallest tower set for Buenos Aires

Introducing the new wave of cool Chilean architects

Latest Atlas Focus looks at practitioners working in one of the world’s most inspiring natural environments
Introducing the new wave of cool Chilean architects

Miami’s new observation tower could come with rides

The developers of Florida’s answer to the Eiffel Tower promise fairground-style amusements as well as views
Miami’s new observation tower could come with rides

How sustainable is Foster + Partners' new airport?

It might sound like an oxymoron, but that's what the Pritzker-laureate’s firm is proposing for Mexico City
How sustainable is Foster + Partners' new airport?

Could you live in this cliff house?

An Australian housing firm says its concept house could enable home building on tricky parcels of coastal land
Could you live in this cliff house?

OMA's three in one theatre nears completion

Theatre-goers and thesps alike will be shaken up in Taiwan next year
OMA's three in one theatre nears completion

Renzo Piano on how to design a museum

As it nears completion, Piano explains why his new home for the Whitney will 'hit NYC like a meteorite'
Renzo Piano on how to design a museum

Supertall skyscraper is adapted for London cityscape

SURE Architecture think this massive block could be adapted to suit the ancient streets of the British capital
Supertall skyscraper is adapted for London cityscape

The Tehran house that turns with the seasons

In response to the Iranian capital’s extreme climate, a local architect has created a house with rotating rooms
The Tehran house that turns with the seasons

Mexican architects squeeze a city into a skyscraper

Studio Cachoua Torres Camilletti think their speculative proposal might suit a Hong Kong of the near future
Mexican architects squeeze a city into a skyscraper

Beirut’s startling underground museum plans

The Lebanese architect Galal Mahmoud wants to turn Martyrs’ Square into a permanent archaeological dig
Beirut’s startling underground museum plans

Six radically converted historical buildings

The Phaidon Atlas’s latest feature proves contemporary architecture can incorporate both old and new buildings
Six radically converted historical buildings

Frank Lloyd Wright to put LA on the UNESCO map

The architect’s first house in Los Angeles is shortlisted for World Heritage status and due to reopen later this year
Frank Lloyd Wright to put LA on the UNESCO map

Copenhagen’s orange bike highway

A new £3.5m elevated cycle path relieves two-wheeled congestion enlivens the Danish capital’s waterfront
Copenhagen’s orange bike highway

Herzog & de Meuron build a stadium in a favela

The Pritzker-laureates cut out the air con and waive their fee to create the neighbourhood facility, Arena do Morro
Herzog & de Meuron build a stadium in a favela

A French concrete firm turns into an urban sculpture

That's the claim of VIB Architecture make for their new Ciments Calcia facility they've constructed in Paris
A French concrete firm turns into an urban sculpture

See Lebbeus Woods’ futuristic sketches in Berlin

Early drawings by the radical architect and artist are on show at a new Berlin museum dedicated to draftsmanship
See Lebbeus Woods’ futuristic sketches in Berlin
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