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Project • By Broadway MalyanCities

New 125 acre city launched in India

A new city spanning 125 acres in North Bangalore, India, has been launched by real estate and infrastructure development company Bhartiya Urban, part of the Bhartiya Group, with major input from global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broad... More

Project • By Adrian Smith and Gordan Gill ArchitectureMasterplans


Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture is pleased to announce that it has completed a master plan for Chengdu Tianfu District Great City, a self-sustaining, environmentally sensitive 1.3-square-kilometer satellite city scheduled to begin constructio... More

Project • By Tiago BarrosCities

Ring City

The project Ring City was a recently submitted entry for the International Ideas Competition New York CityVision organized by CityVision magazine. Ring City envisions a new networked city that is juxtaposed onto the existing structure of New York... More

Project • By CityVisionCities

New York City Vision International Competition

Results “The New York City Vision competition provoked a series of bold and evocative propositions that are not limited to designing solutions, instead these speculations are concerned with imagining a possible future.” Roland Snooks CityVision is... More

Project • By JGMAShops

Michigan City Master Plan

The project is a concept for a mixed use development in Michigan City, Indiana. The site is a vacant stretch of the river that is intended to revitalize, redevelop and restore the area. The owner/developer is looking to develop a retail center, hotel... More

Project • By AQVOCities

Battersea / Nine elms

Following the winding Thames River, very close to the heart of London, there is a semi-abandoned industrial area, full of history which is screaming for help. It is maybe the most important opportunity area of the city for what it represents, its siz... More

Project • By Pinkcloud Design FormationCommercial Landscape


FLIP/CITY proposes a new urban identity for Shanghai as a model for the development of future cities. By questioning traditional typologies, FLIP/CITY redefines methods of organizing communities by preserving the human scale. The proposal flips th... More

Project • By Marco Visconti ArchitectsCities

Arbo Competition

SECOND PLACE TEAM Marco Visconti Architects, STS Servizi Tecnologie Sistemi SPA, Herzog+Partner Dipl.-Ing. Architekten BDA GbR, Latz+Partner GbR, Ingenieurbüro Hausladen GmbH COMMENT OF THE JURY The authors of the project consider the prin... More

Project • By HassellCommercial Landscape


Zhuhai's new waterfront development zone is planned to be the future 'Gateway to Southern China'. It is earmarked to be an international business and recreational environment, similar to Shanghai's Lujiazui financial district. The Cross Gate CBD incl... More

Project • By Gabriels WebbRestaurants

The vertical city

The proposal for a high rise/high density complex in Amsterdam takes the typical spatial relationship between street and dwellings and repeats them vertically and horizontally creating a network of vertical neighbourhoods linked by horizontal platfor... More

Project • By UNStudioMasterplans


The re-development of Port-City in Las Palmas is designed to establish synergy between Port and City and create a lively, urban environment for residents and tourists by presenting a contemporary face and providing a new space for public events. The... More

Project • By Klingmann Architects + Brand ConsultantsMasterplans

Mixed Use Community

This sustainable mixed-use community combines office and residential; hotel, retail and entertainment space, creating an urban network readily responsive to people's needs. Nine experiential zones lead to various water features, urban attractions, an... More

Project • By jvantspijkerCities

Desert City Framework Masterplan

A desert town of around 30.000 inhabitants is expected to roughly double its size in the coming years. An integrated framework masterplan was developed to accommodate the growth and to develop a new clear identity for the town. The central themes in... More

Project • By jvantspijkerCities

Kaohsiung Waterfront

The Kaohsiung Waterfront is being made accessible to the city and its inhabitants due to the departure of navy and industrial functions. The project proposes a strategy for waterfront redevelopment by integrating the natural beauty of the adjacent fo... More

Project • By LED architecturestudioCities


Efficient Living Machine is not just a propos al to revise the city, but also and above all an attempt to imagine what could take place in another way, human life on this earth. No longer the home, the workplace, office, supermarket, bar rooted to th... More