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Hitchcock and the Architecture of Suspense

Hitchcock and the Architecture of Suspense

'The Wrong House' investigates how Alfred Hitchcock used architecture to create suspense in his films.

January 2014
Community Design Doc Screens in New York

Community Design Doc Screens in New York

The film, 'If You Build It,' will be followed by a conversation with its stars, Emily Pilloton and Matt Miller.

January 2014
The Fountainhead All Over Again

The Fountainhead All Over Again

Ayn Rand’s novel remains the perfect representation of everything that’s wrong with architects.

October 2013
New Film on an Old Tradition

New Film on an Old Tradition

Can Biblical rules be re-imagined by modern architects?

September 2013

A Love Story

What chairs do when there is no one around

February 2013
The ABCs of Architecture

The ABCs of Architecture

An animation showcases the world's most influential architects.

January 2013
Metropolis Tour: Brilliant Simplicity

Metropolis Tour: Brilliant Simplicity

An update about the various events that Metropolis is a part of.

December 2012
The $60 Billion Question

The $60 Billion Question

What drives growth in the design industry?

November 2012
Excellence in Public Architecture

Excellence in Public Architecture

Public architecture reminds us of a hopeful era.

November 2012

The Stephen G. Breyer Interview

Notes on our experience interviewing Stephen G. Breyer.

November 2012

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