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PHOTOS: World Trade Center Transportation Hub Gets a Shiny New PATH Platform

PHOTOS: World Trade Center Transportation Hub Gets a Shiny New PATH Platform

NY and NJ commuters welcomed an elegant new PATH train platform last week - the first one of its kind to open at the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in downtown Manhattan. Called Platform A, the

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Benoit Challand’s Stilted Roost House is Inspired by Calatrava and Le Corbusier

Benoit Challand’s Stilted Roost House is Inspired by Calatrava and Le Corbusier

The Roost House’s angular scaffolds are meant to pay tribute to Santiago Calatrava’s sculptural architecture, while the design of the actual home references Le Corbusier’s Villa Savoye and Cabanon.

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Plans for World Trade Center Liberty Park Include 300-Foot Living Wall

Plans for World Trade Center Liberty Park Include 300-Foot Living Wall

Plans for the World Trade Center site's Liberty Park have been pretty hush hush up until now, but AECOM recently revealed new renderings of the elevated space at a community board meeting. The images show

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Santiago Calatrava to Face Legal Action as Valencia’s “White Elephant” Opera House Falls Apart

Santiago Calatrava to Face Legal Action as Valencia’s “White Elephant” Opera House Falls Apart

Built as the centerpiece to the spectacular City of Arts and Sciences complex, the futuristic Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia is one of Spain's most iconic buildings as well as the world's tallest opera

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Santiago Calatrava’s Beautiful Sharq Crossing Bridge Will Bring a High Line Style Park to Doha

Santiago Calatrava’s Beautiful Sharq Crossing Bridge Will Bring a High Line Style Park to Doha

Designed in his iconic style, the beautiful Sharq Crossing gracefully arcs just outside of Doha’s busy skyline, adding a gentle curve over the water. The bridges will help manage Doha’s traffic,

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New World Trade Center Park Will Perch Above 9/11 Memorial Site

New World Trade Center Park Will Perch Above 9/11 Memorial Site

If this is your first time hearing anything about the new park planned for the World Trade Center site, that's probably because it's been kept relatively covert until now. As mentioned in The New York

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See the First Section of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub to Open to the Public (PHOTOS)

See the First Section of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub to Open to the Public (PHOTOS)

The first section of the nearly $4 billion World Trade Center Transportation Hub is now open to the public. Designed by world-renowned architect Santiago Calatrava, the World Trade Center West Concourse

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10 Must-See Design Destinations Around The World

10 Must-See Design Destinations Around The World

If you're daydreaming about your next vacation, and looking for something a little off the beaten path, why not consider embarking on a global design tour? The world is full of inspiring destinations for

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Santiago Calatrava’s Liège-Guillemins Station is a Daylit Cathedral For High-Speed Trains: PHOTOS

Santiago Calatrava’s Liège-Guillemins Station is a Daylit Cathedral For High-Speed Trains: PHOTOS

Santiago Calatrava's grandiose Liège train station contrasts with the city’s medieval architecture and small scale. The Liège-Guillemins Train Station is a modern icon that provides locals and

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Santiago Calatrava’s Gorgeous Oriente Station is Topped With a Leaf-Like Canopy That Looks Lighter Than Air

Santiago Calatrava’s Gorgeous Oriente Station is Topped With a Leaf-Like Canopy That Looks Lighter Than Air

Construction of the station began in 1993, and it was completed in time for the 1998 World Expo. Although it's primarily a train station, the facility was built to provide a place of central convergence

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Santiago Calatrava Breaks Ground on New Egg-Shaped Building for Florida Polytechnic University

Santiago Calatrava Breaks Ground on New Egg-Shaped Building for Florida Polytechnic University

When officials at Florida Polytechnic University realized that their existing campus could no longer support a burgeoning population, it made sense to commission world-renowned alumnus Santiago Calatrava

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Santiago Calatrava’s Long-Awaited Peace Bridge to be Inaugurated in Calgary

Santiago Calatrava’s Long-Awaited Peace Bridge to be Inaugurated in Calgary

Santiago Calatrava fans and locals who have been dying to see Calgary's Peace Bridge come to life over the Bow River will be happy to know that the candy cane-colored helix structure's inauguration will

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Santiago Calatrava Unveils the Dramatic New Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in Dallas

Santiago Calatrava Unveils the Dramatic New Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in Dallas

The Trinity River has five branches and flows through the entire state of Texas. Passing through major cities like Dallas and Fort Worth, the river is an iconic piece of the Lone Star State. From first

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Santiago Calatrava’s Bodegas Ysios is a Spectacular Winery at the Foot of the Spanish Mountains

Santiago Calatrava’s Bodegas Ysios is a Spectacular Winery at the Foot of the Spanish Mountains

Photo credit: Dan Nik The Ysios Winery consists of over 8,000 square feet of building space and over 120 acres of vineyards. The main difficulty in constructing the building was the incredibly unlevel

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Architect Santiago Calatrava Pulls Out of Denver International Airport Redesign

Architect Santiago Calatrava Pulls Out of Denver International Airport Redesign

The Denver International Airport (DIA) is no longer getting the starchitect treatment. DIA officials received notice that noted Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava and his firm will be pulling out of the

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Calatrava’s Soaring Pavilion Spreads its Wings to Create Shade

Calatrava’s Soaring Pavilion Spreads its Wings to Create Shade

The Milwaukee Art Museum originally took up two floors of space in a 1957 building designed by Eero Saarinen as a war memorial. Then in 1975 a larger space was created for the museum by David Kahler, who

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Calatrava Unveils Rail Station At Denver International Airport

Calatrava Unveils Rail Station At Denver International Airport

Denver is one of the few international airports without a rail link -- a vital source of efficient and low-carbon transportation. The new expansion will bring important new facilities to the airport and

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Santiago Calatrava Unveils Green “Museum of Tomorrow” for Rio

Santiago Calatrava Unveils Green “Museum of Tomorrow” for Rio

Internationally-renowned architect Santiago Calatrava has just unveiled his latest work — a sleek and sustainable “Museum of Tomorrow” planned for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Situated upon

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Spiraling Calatrava Chicago Tower to be World’s 2nd tallest

Spiraling Calatrava Chicago Tower to be World’s 2nd tallest

Chicago's city skyline is about to be graced by a stunning new super-structure that will rise above its shore like a helical seashell. Designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the 2000 foot

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