by Nicholas Greene Oct 10, 2021

EARTH

7 Futuristic City Concepts for Our World

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The Multiplicity concept envisions multiple cities built into one on varied levels, up and down.

Multiplicity by John Wardle Architects

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Billing itself as the world’s first truly zero-carbon, zero-waste city, when ready Masdar will be fueled entirely by solar, wind, and geothermal energy.

Masdar City

3

Shan-Shui literaaly translates to 'mountain and water. It means a high density urban development inspired by traditional Chinese paintings of mountain ranges (MAD Architects)

Shan-SHui City

4

Deep within the Calabrian countryside in Italy stretches a ruined, abandoned highway which architects are trying to turn into an eye-popping vertical city.

Vertical Village, CAlabria

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Submitted as an entry to the eVolo 2011 Skyscraper competition, NeoTax takes the traditional skyscraper and expands it outwards.

NeoTax: Three-dimensional City Grid

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Dreamed up by the eminent designer Dror Benshetrit, HavvAda is a man-made island situated off the coast of Istanbul, Turkey

HavvAda City Island

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Because of its focus on walkability, Great City will use 48% less energy and 58% less water than other cities of comparable size, while generating 89% less landfill waste.

Tianfu Great City