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‘The apartment towers signala welcoming suggestion, especiallyneeded in these days of doubt’

Winy Maas on the HOME towers in Mannheim

1 Vågen

Linköping – Sweden 3xN — Aquatic centre near Tinnerbäck Lake, built almost entirely from wood Competition entry, 1 st prize, expected completion 2021


2 Plug-in City 75

Paris – France Stéphane Malka Architecture — Renovation of existing apartment building, improving energy performance Expected completion undisclosed


3 Nicolinehus

Aarhus – Denmark AART Architects — Mixed-use building divided into a residential and a commercial section Competition entry, 1 st prize, expected completion summer 2020


4 Leeza Soho

Beijing – China Zaha Hadid Architects — 190-m-tall office tower with full-height atrium Expected completion 2018


5 No. 5

Beirut – Lebanon Built by Associative Data and Marz Studio — Mixed-use building in the Jnah district, with restaurants and shops on the first two levels and offices and apartments above Expected completion 2021


6 Greenwich Peninsula

London – UK Santiago Calatrava — 130,000-m 2 mixed-use building featuring three towers around a 24-m-high atrium; the complex houses a tube station, theatre, cinema, bars, shops, offices, apartments and hotels Expected completion undisclosed


1 5 King

Brisbane – Australia Bates Smart — 52-m-tall engineeredtimber building with cafés and restaurants on the ground floor and offices above Expected completion 2018


2 Rheinturm

Düsseldorf – Germany Cross Architecture — Mixed-use building with restaurants, galleries, studios, shops and co-working spaces on the lower levels; and studios, apartments and lofts on the upper floors Competition entry


3 Runavík Housing

Faroe Islands – Denmark Mass Lab — 120 houses, in groups of four that share a common patio, to be built on a steep terrain Competition entry


4 Sewoon District 4

Seoul – Korea KCAP — Urban-regeneration scheme covering 280,000 m 2 and comprising offices, retail, housing, leisure, education and medical services Competition, 1 st prize, expected completion 2023


5 Under One Roof

Växjö – Sweden White Arkitekter (Klara Frosterud) — Train station and 14,000-m 2 city hall; the project includes a tourist office, exhibition area, waiting room, cafés, shops, meeting rooms and municipal offices Competition entry, 1 st prize, expected completion 2019