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In America, A New Religious Architecture on the Rise

01/06/17

In America, A New Religious Architecture on the Rise

We are witnessing the emergence of a new kind of religious architecture within the United States today.

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A New Subway Map for New York City?

01/05/17

A New Subway Map for New York City?

At the opening of New York City’s Second Avenue Subway, passengers were given updated copies of the beloved 1972 map by Massimo Vignelli. But, taboo though it may be to say, this attractive map is far from what New York needs.

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Why Architects Must Rethink Carbon (It's Not the Enemy We Face)

01/04/17

Why Architects Must Rethink Carbon (It's Not the Enemy We Face)

Metropolis editor in chief Susan Szenasy sits down with William McDonough—the designer, author, and developer of Cradle to Cradle design—to understand why we must employ a new language regarding carbon and sustainable design.

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Misled Millennials: How Fake News Could Set Los Angeles Down A Dangerous Path

01/03/17

Misled Millennials: How Fake News Could Set Los Angeles Down A Dangerous Path

On March 7th, 2017, the Los Angeles electorate will vote on an aggressive piece of legislation, one which has been dangerously misrepresented on social media.

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10 Digital Archives Worth Staying Inside For

01/03/17

10 Digital Archives Worth Staying Inside For

Metropolis has rounded up some of our favorite digital archives, sure to keep you intrigued and engaged throughout the cold winter months.

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Into the Pile

12/27/16

Into the Pile

Why Antron Fiber is the Secret Ingredient in Sustainable Carpet Design.

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Fathers, Sons, & Architecture

12/21/16

Fathers, Sons, & Architecture

Eric Saarinen and Tomas Koolhaas have both produced visually-stimulating architectural documentaries that give unique insight into their parents' minds and works.

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How Allbirds Makes Its Quirky Woolen Sneakers

12/20/16

How Allbirds Makes Its Quirky Woolen Sneakers

One of our picks for this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, Allbirds' fleeced shoes are the result of a partnership with a 150-year-old Italian wool mill.

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"Hardcore Heritage": RAAAF Reveals Its Latest Experiment in Historical Preservation

12/19/16

"Hardcore Heritage": RAAAF Reveals Its Latest Experiment in Historical Preservation

If the renderings are anything to go by, the studio's latest project—the conservation of a former hydrodynamics laboratory—will bring its idiosyncratic approach to a whole new level.

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After Oakland, Architects and Politicians Must Address Affordable Live-Work Spaces

12/16/16

After Oakland, Architects and Politicians Must Address Affordable Live-Work Spaces

The city's tragic fire has inspired debate about how we can plan safe, non-standard spaces that creatives will want to work and live in.

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