Currently under construction in Dubai, Hydropolis will be the world’s first luxury underwater hotel. It will include three elements: the land station, where guests will be welcomed, the connecting tunnel, which will transport people by train to the main area of the hotel, and the 220 suites within the submarine leisure complex. It is one
The first of seven Schumacher branded towers – the number of world championship titles won by Schumi. The 240m high structure, which comprise three towers intertwined into one, emerges strikingly from the sea and gives the impression of a floating skyscraper (it is actually anchored to its surrounding water basin, a design features that replicates
Saatchi & Saatchi Dubais 45 second TV commercial for the Dubai Metro uses the analogy of the domino effect to illustrate the impact of the Metro on Dubai. Building the story and success of the Dubai Metro as a seamless continuing legacy of the progression and development of the cityscape of Dubai.
Granted, the resemblance to Spaceship Earth might be unavoidable when the Technosphere is meant to represent the state of Earth’s ecosystem, now and in the future. But considering that everything in the building will be solar-powered with minimal waste due to water recycling, it’s definitely a few steps ahead of the real thing though. [Source:
Designed as a residential, hotel and entertainment facility, the Vertical Village is absolutely blanketed in solar panels. In fact, the building is expected to earn a LEED Gold certification when it is completed. That distinction is difficult enough for a homeowner to obtain, much less a gigantic commercial structure. Each building is oriented to reduce
Blue Crystal is the idea of a swimming world of ice offshore Dubai, which shows the bright variety of water and its beauty. With the help of light and sound luxurious restaurants as well as event location are melted into a three- dimensional experience. And Sven Sauer is an outstanding matte painter from German, check
When it’s finished in ten years, Dubai’s latest architectural monolith will be the tallest skyscraper in the world. At more than one kilometer high (3,280 feet), the Nakheel Tower will have around two hundred floors. [Source: GizModo]
In Dubai, they’re doing things big these days. Big hotels, big palm tree islands, big wallets, and very soon, big $281 million fountains. The biggest one in the world, in fact, and it will be large enough to give the famed fountains at the Bellagio in Las Vegas an inferiority complex. [Source: GizModo]