Best Tall Buildings 2010

#award #skyscrapers #record #architecture

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world's foremost authority on tall buildings. Every year, beginning from 2007, the Council issues seven Tall Building awards annually; two Lifetime Achievement awards and five Best...

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Best Building of the Year

#zahahadid #rome #museum #award #architecture

The Zaha Hadid-designed MAXXI(National Museum of XXI Century Arts) Museum in Rome was announced as a winner of 2010 "World's Best Building of the Year" during the third annual World Architecture Festival (WAF) in Barcelona. Jurors included Arata Iso...

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The Ice Hotel of Santa Claus

#hotel #santaclaus #sweden #ukkasjarvi #lapland #record #architecture #funny

Creative artists from all over the world arrived to Swedish Lapland to create the largest Ice Hotel in the world. The winter season 2010/2011 will be the 21th for the Ice Hotel in Jukkasjarvi, Sweden. The idea of Ice Hotel was born in 1990's; Jukka...

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The Work On Which You Rest

#google #yandex #office #architecture #funny

It is known that the appealing interiors add impact of human labor. For the success of employees and the company's benefit it is necessary to create the most comfortable work conditions. A perfect example of how to turn work into pleasure, are of...

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Istanbul and Armenian Architects

#exhibition #istanbul #armenia #architecture #culture

As reported by Hurriyetdailynews on December 8 in Istanbul opened an exhibition of photos of more than 100 buildings built by Armenian architects living and creating in Istanbul in XIX and in the beginning of XX century. The exhibition is called "Arm...

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