This week on Dezeen, aerial photographs confirmed development progressing on tasks concerned within the Saudi mega-development Neom, together with The Line megacity, Oxagon port and Sindalah island resort.
In a bid to show the controversial venture was shifting ahead, The Line’s chief working officer Giles Pendleton shared the photographs in a LinkedIn publish titled “Neom is actual”.
The aerial pictures revealed excavations for The Line, which can comprise two 170-kilometre-long skyscrapers set 200 metres aside, in addition to preparation works on the Oxagon improvement and resorts being constructed at Sindalah.
In different Neom information, the event additionally revealed the designs for its beach-side members’ membership Xaynor, courtesy of Mexican studio Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos.
We reported stay from Sweden this week to share unique previews of merchandise, installations and occasions happening at Stockholm Design Week.
The primary day of our Dezeen Stay weblog from the occasion included new lighting and furnishings collections from Färg & Blanche, day two noticed a recognizing of actor Will Ferrell and our day three protection included an set up of Masonite hardboard furnishings by design studio Folkform.
Additionally this week, French jeweller Chaumet unveiled the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic medals, which function rear faces embedded with a chunk of the Eiffel Tower.
The fragments had been faraway from the long-lasting monument throughout numerous renovation works throughout the Twentieth century and preserved. For the medals, the hexagonal items have been stamped with the symbol of the Paris 2024 video games.
In different sporting information, the NFL Tremendous Bowl will happen this weekend on the 62,000-seat Las Vegas Raiders’ Allegiant Stadium in Nevada, which opened in 2020.
Designed by Manica Structure, the stadium’s cylindrical form and black steel exterior had been knowledgeable by the sleekness and energy of sports activities vehicles.
After launching in China final yr, the five-door electrical SUV coupé Polestar 4 has now gone on sale in Europe and Australia, making it the world’s first mass-market automobile with out a rear window.
Created by Swedish automaker Polestar, the automobile has a roof-mounted rear digital camera that offers a extra dependable image than rear-view mirrors in customary coupés.
Following the information that Californian structure studio AO and developer Matteson Capital plan to construct the US’s tallest constructing in Oklahoma Metropolis, structure critic Ryan Scavnicky argued that the venture sends the mistaken message.
“Legends Tower is a really Twentieth-century option to say that you’re squarely getting into the twenty first century of cultural and financial change,” he wrote in an opinion piece for Dezeen.
Well-liked tasks this week included a Los Angeles home clad in white aluminium screens, a house in Japan with a blackened wooden and corten metal exterior and a minimalist Tokyo condo with interiors lined in native wooden.
Our newest lookbooks featured brightly colored house renovations and playful homes with indoor slides.
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