PORTAL: An Interactive Bridge to Unity Connects Two Countries

On the 26th of May Lithuania’s capital, Vilnius and Lublin in Poland became the first two cities to connect through PORTAL. This interactive installation, is a new wave community accelerator, aiming to bring people of different cultures together and encouraging them to rethink the feeling of unity. Continue reading »

China’s CCTV ‘Twisted Doughnut’ Building Ready to Broadcast 2012 Olympics

The headquarters of China’s state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) will go live in time for the London 2012 Olympics – three years after its opening was delayed by a fire. Designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, the building known as the “twisted doughnut” was only partially opened in 2008 and was not fully operational for the Beijing games. The building, in the shape of a 234m bent tube, is situated in the Central Business District and boasts over 400,000 metres of floor space. Continue reading »