January 2013

Exposing the Secret Ingredients

Healthy building materials—and a transparent system to evaluate them—are the keys to healthy buildings.

Game Changers | Advocacy: Edward Mazria

He turned our planetary crisis into a design problem, and then got architects to do something about it.

Game Changers | Planning: The Great Lakes Century

Philip Enquist and his team envision a future for the region that would make Daniel Burnham proud.

Living on Shifting Sands

New York City’s densely populated waterfronts may need a rethink in the future.

Form is Function

Form is Function

Game Changers | Architecture: Women’s Opportunity Center

Sharon Davis Design takes on a life-changing project in Rwanda.

Game Changers | Patronage: Jamie Gray

The retailer is helping to promote a new generation of emerging talent.

Game Changers | History: Vincent Scully

His passionate teaching inspired generations of architects, designers, and students to think seriously about architecture.

What Catastrophe?

Hurricane Sandy hits Red Hook, Brooklyn, prompting our columnist to wonder if we’ll learn its hard lessons.

Branching Out

Branching Out

Santa & Cole launches a versatile LED version of a tree-inspired streetlamp.

Game Changers | Research: Dream:In

Idiom wants to turn India’s dreams into an engine for design and development.

Storm Surge

Hurricane Sandy sorely challenged the recently completed Marine Company 9 firehouse.

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