All the projects shortlisted for the Best Highrises 2014/2015 – Internationaler Hochhaus Preis 2014 are on exhibit in Frankfurt until February 2, 2015, including Bosco Verticale, the highrise designed by Stefano Boeri which came first in the prestigious competition.
Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities is the culminating exhibition of the 14-month project examining the rapid and uneven growth of six metropolises: Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lagos, Mumbai, New York and Rio de Janeiro.
DUS Architects has designed the world’s most delicate landmark. Located in Rotterdam, it is made entirely out of soap bubbles, and you can only see it if you are accompanied by at least one other person. It is a social project all about urban design, interaction and architecture.
A structure made entirely out of umbrellas has suddenly appeared in the centre of Rotterdam. The social power of the encounter, with a few additions by DUS Architects and NAi, has created a spontaneous event for sharing and entertainment.
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