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Completed in only six years, Shenzhenʼs airport terminal is a daunting set piece to encapsulate Chinaʼs economic and architectural ambitions
Competition: Vantaa Aviopolis, FinlandSubscription
The Finnish Association of Architects has announced an international ideas competition to masterplan a 15.6ha segment of a new airport city in Vantaa near Helsinki (Deadline: 28 April)
A huge glass dome intends to knot the airport into the life of the city
Super-light engineering and modular concrete domes allow for future expansion
Once glamorous gateways to freedom, airports have become zones of consumerist tedium and state terror – but the emotional intensity of the departure gate endures