Taipei Arts Centre by OMA

The Taipei Arts Centre is expected to be completed in 2013 and the construction will spend £84 million. Designed by OMA (as a result of an international competition), the project covering 40,000sq m to accommodate a 1,500-seat theatre and two…

China Life Insurance R&D Center by Henn Architekten

The design of China Life Insurance R&D Center was proposed by Henn Architekten for a competition. Located in Beijing, the project adopting the Chinese traditional buildings and translates them into modern design. Consists of of a main building, a research…

AIA Lists 2009 Honor Awards for Architecture

The AIA (American Institute of Architects) has listed nine winners of the 2009 Honor Awards for Architecture. The selected projects are beleived to have a tremendous impact on the social and physical fabric of the communities they serve. The nine…

Coming in 2009: CCTV Tower Beijing

Actually the structure of CCTV Tower was completed in time of the 2008 Olympics, but it will be functional by the end of 2009. Designed by Rem Koolhaas and Ole Scheeren, with Cecil Balmond as design engineer, this spectacular building…