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Why Now, More Than Ever, We Need A New Islamic Architecture

Why Now, More Than Ever, We Need A New Islamic Architecture

Too many new mosques are being built in "traditional" styles that rely on outdated tropes and ignore the challenges Muslim Americans today are facing.

July 2016
Beyond the Five-Foot Grid: Age-Neutral Design in the 21st-Century Workplace

Beyond the Five-Foot Grid: Age-Neutral Design in the 21st-Century Workplace

Susan S. Szenasy leads a panel discussion on the challenges and benefits of creating age-neutral office spaces for today’s employees.

July 2016
What the Tate Modern Means in a Post-Brexit World

What the Tate Modern Means in a Post-Brexit World

Herzog and de Meuron’s fortress-like extension is a powerful metaphor for the state of inclusivity in a post-Brexit world.

July 2016
A Mobile Dental Office For San Fran's Tech Crowd

A Mobile Dental Office For San Fran's Tech Crowd

Studio Dental, a mobile dental care facility, uses space as efficiently as possible and ensures patient comfort down to every detail.

July 2016
Norman Foster on Using Drones to 'Leapfrog' Development in Rwanda

Norman Foster on Using Drones to 'Leapfrog' Development in Rwanda

The "droneport" is a humanitarian initiative that seeks to jumpstart and navigate the infrastructural challenges of emerging economies.

July 2016
A New Wave of Passive Home Design

A New Wave of Passive Home Design

6 unique interpretations of the passive house trend around the globe.

July 2016
Architectural Empathy: Why Our Brains Experience Places Like People

Architectural Empathy: Why Our Brains Experience Places Like People

Robert Hart reflects on the human brain's tendency to perceive buildings and people in similar terms.

June 2016
Chairs by Architects

Chairs by Architects

A new book explores how qualities in architects' buildings translate into their chair designs.

June 2016
Kunstmuseum Basel Subtly Steals the Show

Kunstmuseum Basel Subtly Steals the Show

In a city whose reputation has become associated with high art, the new Kunstmuseum raises the institution to the standards expected of a major cultural destination.

June 2016
The Case for COTE's Obsolescence

The Case for COTE's Obsolescence

The AIA/COTE Top Ten represent the profession’s leading edge. But why hasn't that edge permeated the profession in the age of “mainstream green”?

June 2016
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