Taking inspiration from the country’s flag, Fundamental Architects and Omega Render are proposing a futuristic new building in Kazakhstan. Spanning the width of the Ishim River in Astana, the building’s circular cutout both provides views downriver and is a subtle nod toward the country’s national emblem. The concept is one of three proposals that BI GROUP, the country’s largest developer, is considering for the site.
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Japanese rock gardens—or Zen gardens—are one of the most recognizable aspects of Japanese culture.
According to the Red Cross, someone needs a blood transfusion every two seconds in the United States, which is why...
Photographer Greg Girard is known for his explorations of Asian cities like Hong Kong and Shanghai, but a newly published series of photographs reveals a pivotal moment early in his career. Several years in Tokyo during the mid- to late-1970s not only helped develop Girard’s photography but also give the public a rare glimpse of life in the Japanese capital.
Fujifilm is taking their popular line of instant cameras to the next level with the Instax Mini LiPlay.
Renowned Spanish artist Jaume Plensa has brought his monumental public sculpture to Rockefeller Center.
Sculptor Lorenzo Quinn triumphantly returns to Venice with yet another monumental installation. Six pairs of hands stretch across the basin of the historic Arsenal, joining together to create a bridge of unity. At almost 50 feet high and 65 feet wide, Building Bridges is a stunning addition to the city as it experiences the Venice Biennale. And for Quinn, it’s a spectacular bookend to his 2017 work in Venice, Support, which garnered worldwide acclaim.
Nestled into the side of a cliff in northern Italy, the Sanctuary of Madonna della Corona is a breathtaking tribute...
It only took 137 years, but the Sagrada Familia finally has its first official building permit.
If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the math and science lover in your life, there is no shortage of creative items that will make their heart soar. Celebrate your favorite mathematician or scientist by showing them how in tune you are with their quirks, whether they’re into physics, astronomy, or geology. The My Modern Met Store is filled with unique gifts that cater to science and math nerds of all ages.
London may soon be adding another impressive piece of architecture to its skyline, and this time it’s the rooftop pool...
Taiwanese artist Tung Ming-Chin is a master of transforming wood into pensive, emotive sculptures.