Architect Bitchfight: Which Crazy Mega Bridge Tower Will Dominate?

Just like inner-city drug kingpins and high-seas pirates, architects also often find themselves eyeball to eyeball in deadly cutthroat fights. This time around, the Broken Bottle award goes to two firms trying to revamp the mouth of Copenhagen's harbor with a crazy bridge-building. One team wants to make two towers… » 11/25/08 9:20pm 11/25/08 9:20pm

The Copenhagen Gateway Sees Your Dubai and Raises it 65 Meters

Copenhagen threw an international competition to design a bridge that would connect their office buildings and civic spaces. Two towers connect their two pedestrian bridges 65 meters above the sea with an remarkably disjointed style that, frankly, looks a bit scary to walk upon.The Langenlinine tower (left) uses the… » 11/10/08 12:45pm 11/10/08 12:45pm

Sky Village "Pixel Tower" is Sustainable, Adaptable and Really Weird…

Today's crazy building comes to us via the architects at design firms MVRDV and ADEPT. And no, "Sky Village" is not headed for Dubai. Instead, the 380-foot "pixelated" structure will rise above the city of Roskildevej—just east of Copenhagen, Denmark. The building will include apartments, a hotel, retail shops and… » 11/04/08 1:45pm 11/04/08 1:45pm