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Reconstructivism

Reconstructivism

A new London gallery explores the revolutionary architectural and sculptural work of the Russian Constructivists.

December 2013
New Eco-Park Packs A Rainforest, Desert, And Penguins In One Building

New Eco-Park Packs A Rainforest, Desert, And Penguins In One Building

Ecorium in South Korea is a new ecological park that recreates all of the world's major ecosystems.

December 2013
Mr. Glass: The Met Presents the Glassworks of Carlo Scarpa

Mr. Glass: The Met Presents the Glassworks of Carlo Scarpa

Thought Carlo Scarpa was all about marble and concrete? A new review of the architect-designer's glassware begs to differ.

November 2013
Kickstart This Deborah Sussman Retrospective

Kickstart This Deborah Sussman Retrospective

The WUHO Gallery will launch the new exhibition, Deborah Sussman Loves L.A., with the help of Kickstarter.

November 2013
The Architecture & Design Film Festival

The Architecture & Design Film Festival

NY event inspires humanist cities

November 2013
Con Artist Collective Rethinks Community and Shared Space

Con Artist Collective Rethinks Community and Shared Space

A creative community takes expansion into their own hands

November 2013
Light Catcher

Light Catcher

New Piano building at Kahn’s Kimbell Art Museum is efficient and poetic

November 2013
Beyond the Assignment

Beyond the Assignment

Infusing life into architectural photography, the legacy of Julius Shulman

October 2013
From Ronchamp to Roden Crater

From Ronchamp to Roden Crater

Lessons in humility and connecting with nature from two modern masters

August 2013
Log Off and Hit the Road: Learning from Corbu Part 1

Log Off and Hit the Road: Learning from Corbu Part 1

The importance of stepping into the real world, observing it closely, and sketching it

August 2013

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