Architecture

Title Issue
Expert Guidance

Expert Guidance

Mentored by Kazuyo Sejima, Yang Zhao creates a Japanese community center.

March 2014
Moral Responsibility, Zaha Hadid and the al-Wakrah Stadium

Moral Responsibility, Zaha Hadid and the al-Wakrah Stadium

Writer Sherin Wing offers an alternative take on whether or not the architect is as powerless as the latter claims.

March 2014
Community-Based Architecture: A Third Model

Community-Based Architecture: A Third Model

The Allencrest Community Learning Center is a case study in how architects can collaborate with communities.

March 2014
Panoramic Views Of Columbus, Indiana's Modernist Landmarks

Panoramic Views Of Columbus, Indiana's Modernist Landmarks

Even if you have visited the Midwestern Modernist Mecca, this new collection of fish-eyed photos beckons you to take another look.

February 2014
Zaha Hadid's London Aquatics Centre Set to Open to the Public

Zaha Hadid's London Aquatics Centre Set to Open to the Public

Starting March 1, Londoners can go for a dip at the architect's Olympic swimming center.

February 2014
Container City

Container City

Mill Junction is a daring student dormitory that's high-rise and low-cost.

February 2014
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