Archinect - News 2017-08-19T01:48:59-04:00 United Bank of Addis Ababa Entry by Söhne & Partner Architekten and BET Architects Alexander Walter 2013-02-26T19:29:00-05:00 >2013-02-28T18:02:08-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="975" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Viennese practice S&ouml;hne &amp; Partner Architekten has shared with us their competition entry for the new United Bank building in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The tower design with the dragon-scale facade was conceived in collaboration with Ethiopian firm BET Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> LAVA + Designsport + JDAW to Design 60,000 Seat Stadium in Ethiopia Alexander Walter 2012-06-20T18:55:00-04:00 >2012-06-21T19:33:03-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="439" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Global architecture firms, LAVA (Laboratory for Visionary Architecture) and Designsport, collaborated with local Ethiopian firm JDAW to win the international architecture competition for a national stadium and sports village in Ethiopia's capitol, Addis Ababa. The competition, held by the Federal Sport Commission, Ethiopia, called for a new FIFA and Olympic-standard 60,000 seat stadium to host major soccer and athletic events.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>