New Atlas

ZHA's energy efficient office adds some greenery to inner-city Prague

Work is underway on a new mixed-use office building designed by Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA).…

Ambitious supertall tower turns skyscraper design on its head

British/Ghanian architect Sir David Adjaye’s firm has revealed plans for a very ambitious new skyscraper…

Shenzhen center will host performances in large golden eggs

Shenzhen isn’t exactly lacking in eye-catching buildings, but an extraordinary new performance center is sure…

Stunning pavilion shaded from Dubai sun with airplane-inspired facade

Carlo Ratti Associatti’s Italian Pavilion is one of several architectural installations at Expo 2020 Dubai.…

Amazing water tower home wins 2021 Stephen Lawrence Prize

Following its unveiling of the 2021 Stirling Prize, the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)…

"Warehouse of ideas" from Grafton Architects wins 2021 Stirling Prize

Out of the six superb projects shortlisted last month, an overall winner has finally been…

Nautical pavilion promotes sustainability in Dubai

Dubai’s Expo 2020 event recently kicked off and Carlo Ratti Associatti (CRA) and Italo Rota…

"Dancing" towers designed to keep shadow-casting to a minimum

Taking the overall form of a large V-shape, like a peace sign pointing at the…

Experimental HiLo building reduces concrete need and boosts sustainability

The construction industry is a massive producer of carbon dioxide globally and, with this in…

Underground rail network makes for lightweight timber restaurant design

Tasked with designing a new restaurant on an awkward site that couldn’t support a great…