developed by architect santiago calatrava, the center is dotted with white, sublime geometries — translating it into the ‘city of lights’.
Female architects should “just wait a second” for pay equality according to Santiago Calatrava, who entertained an audience in London by drawing naked women and explaining how his wife had supported his career. Read more
a £1 billion landmark will be part of the wider greenwich peninsula masterplan – london’s largest single regeneration project.
the documentary looks at the spanish creative’s perspective as both an artist and architect, focusing on his recently completed world trade center transit hub in new york.
Architect Santiago Calatrava is set to create a grass-topped office block on the plaza in front of his Stadelhofen Station in Zurich with public parking for 1000 bicycles on the ground level. (more…)
the design seeks to remove many of the bicycles from the adjacent plaza, with an underground storage facility for 1,000 bikes.
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the ribbed wings of steel and glass have been photographed in detail externally and internally showing the immense engineering feat of the newly opened public space.
August 29, 2016 all, Architecture, Hufton + Crow, Infrastructure, New York, New York City, Photography, Public and leisure, railway stations, Retail, Santiago Calatrava, shopping centres, Slideshows, Transport, USA, World Trade Center
Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava’s vast ribbed structure that soars over the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in New York is captured in these images by British photography duo Hufton + Crow (+ slidesho…
Opinion: Santiago Calatrava’s World Trade Center transit hub may be Instagram-friendly, but it is part of a troubling trend for public spending on spaces that aren’t really public at all, says Alan G Brake. (mor…
Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava has been chosen to create the United Arab Emirates’ national pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020, with a design modelled on bird’s wings (+ slideshow). (more…)
referencing a falcon in flight – the design will capture the UAE’s past and future spirit to the 25 million visitors and participants from over 180 nations expected to the site.
as well as housing glazed observation decks, the structure will also contain a luxury boutique hotel.
comprised of steel ribs and glass, the centerpiece of the development is the ‘oculus’ – an elliptical free-standing structure designed to evoke the image of a bird being released from a child’s hands.
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The World Trade Center Transportation Hub, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, is scheduled to partially open next week in Lower Manhattan, more than a decade after work began. (more…)
the scheme pays homage to islamic architecture and seeks to bring together sustainable contemporary design with the country’s rich culture and heritage.
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The third bridge by Santiago Calatrava in the Dezeen A-Zdvent calendar is the Campo Volantin Footbridge in Bilbao, a curved and arched structure with a surface of glass bricks. (more…)
the design is influenced by local culture and, through its architecture, explores the relationship between the brazilian city and the natural environment.
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The letter Q in the Dezeen A-Zdvent calendar is another design by Spanish architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava: the fourth bridge to be built in Venice since the 16th century. (more…)
named ‘xihu’, ‘xianbi’, and ‘lincong’, the trio of steel spans are integrated with the existing pedestrian and bicycle network through a series of stairs and ramps.
Number three in our bridge-themed A-Zdvent calendar is the Jerusalem Chords Bridge by Spanish architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava, which is designed to look a giant harp. (more…)
New York’s long-delayed World Trade Center Transportation Hub, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, has encountered a new problem: a leaky ceiling. (more…)
costing $113 million USD, the introduction of the new 400 meter crossing will provide efficient transit for both pedestrians and cyclists.
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photographs by michael muraz reveal the details and pathways inside the highly anticipated grand transportation hub opening this year.
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Actor George Clooney and film director Brad Bird have heaped praise on Santiago Calatrava’s cultural complex in Valencia, which features as a key location in their new film Tomorrowland. (more…)