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Paper-Thin Walls

Paper-Thin Walls

AECOM specially engineers fiberglass to achieve Smiljan Radić’s vision for the Serpentine Pavilion.

Reviving a Paris Hot Spot

Reviving a Paris Hot Spot

The design of the Molitor hotel pays homage to its rich legacy, after being an Art Deco icon, then a graffiti destination.

Rem’s Kit of Parts

Rem’s Kit of Parts

Koolhaas’s 15-volume look into architectural elements is exhaustive and exhausting, mad and maddening.

Whose Modernity?

Whose Modernity?

Rem Koolhaas's provocation for the architecture biennale helps expose critical non-Eurocentric histories.

Both House and Home: Why Architecture Is More Than Just Elements

Both House and Home: Why Architecture Is More Than Just Elements

Two installations at the National Building Museum offer an interesting counterpoint to Rem Koolhaas's "Elements" ethos.

Snøhetta Rethinks the Future of Times Square

Snøhetta Rethinks the Future of Times Square

The Norwegian architects on how they're transforming public spaces into "platforms for living"

Can Berlin's New Concept Mall Revive City West?

Can Berlin's New Concept Mall Revive City West?

The recently-opened complex combines fashion, high culture, and a resourceful spirit to reinvent the shopping experience.

Letting the Hill Country In

Letting the Hill Country In

An outdoorsy homestead designed by Lake Flato embraces the views of cypress-shaded creeks.

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