Yearly Archives: 2014

PTW celebrates BIOME!

PTW with McGregor Coxall & Cockram Constructions were selected on the basis of innovative design that responds to unique horticultural and educational brief. The new structure integrates with the existing Arc glasshouse with a lower profile circular array of elegant open steel portals encapsulating a new reception space, expanded glasshouse and multifunction room for educational… Read more »

President Xi Jinping Address to Australian Parliam...

PTW Architects were delighted to be referenced in President Xi Jinping’s address to the Federal Parliament on 17 December 2014, speaking about PTW’s collaboration with CCDI as design partners, on the Watercube! Link:

CTBUH Names One Central Park “Best Tall Building...

CHICAGO – The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) awarded One Central Park, Sydney, Australia, the title of “Best Tall Building Worldwide” at the 13th Annual CTBUH Awards Ceremony and Dinner. Source:

Constantine Zenith Theatre under construction

Location: Constantine, Algeria Consultant: PTW Architects in association with CCDI The Zenith Theatre, Constantine, is a landmark venue that links the 21st Century development of Algeria with its native traditions and rich culture. The building has a large zenith music hall, for a maximum of 3,000 spectators and a further two theatres which can seat 150… Read more »

Brazzaville Stadium under construction

Location: Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo Consultant: CCDI with PTW Architects Brazzaville Stadium is the main venue for the 2015 African Games.  It includes a 60,000-seat football stadium, a 10,000-seat indoor stadium, a 2000-seat aquatics centre, ancillary facilities and various outdoor venues.

2014 Leaf Awards

PTW’s Mark Giles with the 2014 LEAF awards! One Central Park awarded for Best Sustainable Development of the Year and Overall Winner. Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Design Architects PTW Architects, Local Collaborating Architects

Sydney tower competes with buildings by Rem Koolha...

Five finalists have been announced for the International Highrise Award (IHA) 2014, with Sydney’s One Central Park in the running against four other towers by acclaimed architects like Rem Koolhaas to claim the title of world’s best highrise. Source:

World Interior News – Judges’ Comments

Sydney Grammar School Assembly Hall by PTW Architects. Captivated by the project and amazed it was part of a school, the judges agreed it was ‘striking’, with a ‘diversity of functions’ and ‘unique’ aesthetics. Definitely a ‘great place for a student, to have something that’s not just the generic, to have something more’ and something… Read more »