Get hot under the collar with Dezeen’s new Pinterest board full of steamy saunas

Our latest Pinterest board collects together the most popular saunas from the pages of Dezeen, including a cavernous steam room built to emulate the form of a seaside grotto, an industrial-looking structure in Gothenburg and a wooden design that stagg…

Architecture booms as Iran opens its doors to the world

Iran is “on the verge of a new era for architecture” according to local architects, as change sweeps through the Islamic republic following the lifting of crippling economic sanctions (+ slideshow). An expanding economy, growing demand for contemporary lifestyles and booming investment in tourist infrastructure are combining to create new opportunities for professionals in the once isolated nation. “Iran is More

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Spain’s “radical” post-crisis architecture features on Dezeen’s new Pinterest board

The Golden Lion-winning Spanish Pavilion at the Venice Biennale showcased the new “radical” architecture built in Spain after the economic crisis in 2008, so we’ve put together a new Pinterest board highlighting the best examples from the pages of Dezeen. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more Spanish architecture on Dezeen

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Dezeen’s new Pinterest board features the best of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

Our latest Pinterest board collects together the most popular exhibitions and installations from this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale, including the British Pavilion that proposes sharing technologies as the solution to the housing crisis and Switzerland’s cavernous cloud-like structure. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See all our Venice Architecture Biennale 2016 coverage

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It will be a challenge to surpass Zaha Hadid’s achievement, says Kengo Kuma

Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has paid tribute to Zaha Hadid, who died suddenly yesterday, just months after the pair were at loggerheads over the controversial Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium design. “Dame Zaha Hadid was a great architect who led the world of contemporary architecture after the era of Postmodernism,” Kuma told Dezeen today. “She used the More

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Basketball arena by HOK will be built in the shadow of FC Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium

Global architecture firm HOK and Barcelona-based TAC Arquitectes have won a competition to design a 10,000-seat sports arena next to FC Barcelona’s Camp Nou football stadium. The arena will be built on a site across from the 99,354-seat football stadium to become the home of professional basketball team FC Barcelona Lassa. The main court will More

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Dezeen’s top 10 controversial stories of 2015

From the death of fashion to the scandal-ridden Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Dezeen’s social media editor Ross Bryant selects 10 of the most controversial architecture and design stories from 2015. Japan scraps Zaha Hadid’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium Zaha Hadid is never far from the headlines. This year was no exception as her competition-winning stadium design More

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Explore Chicago’s contemporary and historic architecture on our new Pinterest board

Dezeen is reporting from the first Chicago Architecture Biennial this week. Browse the city’s newest projects, historic icons and lesser-known gems on our new Pinterest board, including Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House and the University of Chicago’s Joe and Rika Mansueto Library by Helmut Jahn. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See the latest stories on Chicago

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Explore images of impressive contemporary museums on our new Pinterest board

Following the controversial selection of two winning entries in a competition to design the Bauhaus Museum Dessau’s new home, we’ve created a Pinterest board filled with some of the most iconic and unusual new institutions in the world, including Renzo Piano’s Whitney in New York and Frank Gehry’s Biomuseo in Panama. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest […]

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Explore examples of shipping-container architecture on our new Pinterest board

Architects are increasingly proposing new architectural uses for shipping containers, such as replacing slum housing with skyscrapers formed from the stacked metal boxes and forming staircases by balancing them at an angle. We’ve collected together the best shipping-container projects, both realised and proposed, from the pages of Dezeen and pinned them to a new Pinterest board. […]

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See images of the best architecture in Vietnam on our new Pinterest board

Architecture in Vietnam is changing thanks to a growing economy and thriving tourism industry. Discover over 40 examples on our new Vietnamese architecture Pinterest board, including a 460-metre-high skyscraper and a kindergarten featuring a knot-shap…

Updated Pinterest board: bricks

Architects are increasingly using bricks to create unique, dramatic and textured architectural effects, so we’ve updated our dedicated Pinterest board. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more brick-built architecture

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New Pinterest board: cabins

Do you ever dream of escaping the hustle and bustle of the city? Check out our new Pinterest board filled with stunning cabins in remote, isolated landscapes.
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New Pinterest board: moving buildings

We’ve created a new Pinterest board full of moving buildings that roll, spin, twist and hinge open, following the publication of Henning Larsen’s Danish university facility with a climate-responsive kinetic facade. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more moving buildings

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New Pinterest board: irregularly stacked boxes

Architects are increasingly using sets of stacked volumes to create unusually shaped structures. We’ve collected together the best examples from the pages of Dezeen and pinned them to a new Pinterest board.
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New Pinterest board: tea houses

Our latest Pinterest board is filled with tea houses by architects and designers including Shigeru Ban, Sou Fujimoto and Tokujin Yoshioka. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more tea houses on Dezeen

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New Pinterest board: architecture in South Korea

We’ve created a new Pinterest board full of the best South Korean architecture projects from the pages of Dezeen, including Paul Smith’s flagship fashion store in Seoul, pebble-shaped seaside cabins and affordable homes designed for lo…

11 of the most heavenly chapels on Dezeen

Following the popularity of two recently published chapels, we’ve collected together 11 stunning structures designed as places for reflection, prayer and worship (+ slideshow). Cardedeu by EMC Arquitectura Teetering over the edge of a mountain in El Salvador, this concrete chapel is situated on a grassy plot overlooking a lake. Designed to frame surrounding views, the […]
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10 designs for the future of space travel

As advances in technology put space travel back on the agenda, we’ve rounded up some of the best interstellar design from the pages of Dezeen. Architects, designers and big business are increasingly turning their attention to space. With projects exploring habitable 3D-printed structures on the moon, the colonisation of Mars and vehicles designed to take us to the […]
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COBE designs flagship building for Adidas headquarters

News: Danish studio COBE has won a contest to design a new landmark building at Adidas’ global headquarters, with plans for a rhombus-shaped building filled with winter gardens (+ slideshow). Located at the Adidas Group’s World of Sports Campus in Herzogenaurach, Germany, the building – named Adidas Meet & Eat – is part of a masterplan to transform the sports brand’s headquarters into a visitor attraction. Related […]
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New Pinterest board: architecture for death

Before heading out in your spooky costume, check out our selection of Halloween treats including the best cemetery, mausoleum and crematorium architecture from the pages of Dezeen. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more architecture for death

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New Pinterest board: Paris

A flurry of projects by well-known architects have recently completed in Paris, including an installation by Sou Fujimoto and Frank Gehry’s Fondation Louis Vuitton, so we’ve put together a Pinterest board exploring the city’s best buildings. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See more projects in Paris

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New Pinterest board: sports centres

Our latest Pinterest board is filled with sports centres, gymnasiums and training facilities, including examples from Herzog & de Meuron, Zaha Hadid, BIG and Steven Holl Architects. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest | See our sports centres Pinterest board

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13 projects that could change the face of London

Following the unveiling of a floating cycle path proposed for the River Thames, we’ve collected together 13 controversial projects from the pages of Dezeen that could transform London. Fuelled by rising levels of investment by developers, a need to house a growing population and the necessity to improve infrastructure, London is rapidly evolving. The proposals below […]

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