Special feature: ten amazing airports | Architecture | Dezeen
Ten amazing airports from around the world, both realised and proposed by architectural firms such as Foster + Partners and Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.
Airports where the architecture soars
Dramatic entries are a given with air travel, and airports should convey a sense of welcome, says architecture critic Paul Goldberger.
Designed by Pritzker Prize-winning Italian architect Renzo Piano. In partnership with English architect Richard Rogers, Piano also designed the Pompidou Centre in Paris. Kansai International Airport 関西国際空港, Osaka 大阪市, Kansai 関西地方, Honshu 本州, Japan 日本国 (Sunday 21 Sep 2008 @ 6:35pm). ISO160 | f/8 | [1/13, 1/25, 1/50] sec | 17mm | eval meter | AWB | raw | tripod View Large
Midfield Terminal Building, Abu Dhabi International Airport by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates in United Arab Emirates
This week the Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) announced that it had received six tender proposals from pre-qualified contractors for the long-awaited Midfield Terminal Building at Abu Dhabi International Airport. This future addition to one of the