Architecture

Title Issue
Urban Hopes, Urban Dreams

Urban Hopes, Urban Dreams

A monograph dedicated to Steven Holl's large-scale projects in China points to a new 21st-century urbanism.

February 2014
The Glass House in the Mists

The Glass House in the Mists

To celebrate its 65th anniversary, the Japanese artist Fujiko Nakaya will cloak Philip Johnson's famously transparent house in a thick shroud of fog.

February 2014
Video: See How Architects Use Computation to Ensure Optimal Views

Video: See How Architects Use Computation to Ensure Optimal Views

A computation specialist from NBBJ demonstrates how he uses scripting and more to shape the design of a building.

February 2014
At Sochi, The Selfie Writ Large

At Sochi, The Selfie Writ Large

An interactive pavilion at the Sochi Olympic Park acts as an architectural machine for selfie-taking.

February 2014
Fit for Life

Fit for Life

A multigenerational recreation complex in Fort Washington, Maryland, sets a high standard for community facilities.

February 2014
A Culinary Education

A Culinary Education

The Edible Schoolyard project brings farming and cooking into the classroom.

February 2014
Game Changer: Alastair Parvin

Game Changer: Alastair Parvin

The brain behind WikiHouse, an open-sourced platform that promises to remake the field. Is it a threat to the primacy of the architect, or a glimpse into our digital design future?

January 2014
Game Changer: Jonathan F.P. Rose

Game Changer: Jonathan F.P. Rose

A developer who combines a keen feel for the housing market with a genuine commitment to social justice, good urbanism, and green building.

January 2014
Game Changer: Eric Owen Moss

Game Changer: Eric Owen Moss

The architect's 27-year-long collaboration with Frederick and Laurie Samitaur Smith has transformed a once-derelict area into a thriving urban community.

January 2014
Gathering Place

Gathering Place

District Hall is the first building of its kind: a civic center at the heart of an innovation hub.

January 2014