The 800 000m2 leisure district designed by BIG on the Triangle de Gonesse in Greater Paris will feature buildings by some of the leading French and international architects, including a public circus venue by Clément Blanchet Architecture, a 7000 seat concert hall by Hérault Arnod Architectes, an indoor/outdoor cinema by UNStudio, hotels by Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia, Atelier COS and Chabanne Architecte, a convention centre by AAVP Architecture, and a cultural centre for children by Franklin Azzi Architecture.BIG, One Architecture and Urbanism, Sherwood Design Engineers and community partners A.Philip Randolph Institute San Francisco today will host a community workshop in Bayview from 5-7pm and tomorrow in Dogpatch from 7-9pm.The workshop invites Bay Area residents to join the Resilient by Design conversation and share their visions for a more resilient and sustainable future for Islais Creek.Construction progresses for The XI at 76 11th Avenue between 17th Street and 18th Street.
Hosted by KMD, Lederne, TV 2 and Tuborg Fund, the event brings the topic of women, management and diversity into the debate by posing the question, "what will women leaders in the future fight for? Today our New York team of 250 BIGsters is celebrating our new home: 45 Main Street in Dumbo, Brooklyn will give us more than 50,000 sqft of office space for work and play, and waterfront views that are hard to beat. In a talk with Popular Science Editor-in-Chief Joe Brown, Bjarke explores how BIG's Dubai-based prototype settlement, Mars Science City, can ensure the sustainability of the human race by planting the seeds of our Mars dream today, and enable us to take the first steps to becoming a multi-planetary species.
The 280m tall high-rise, jointly designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and CRA-Carlo Ratti Associati is now officially under construction!