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All the Books You Need to Read This Fall

All the Books You Need to Read This Fall

A roundup of 37 interest-piquing titles, spanning all scales of architecture and design, to read this season.

One-Stop Co-op

One-Stop Co-op

The Kalkbreite cooperative in Zurich suggests how co-ops will become viable for the 21st century.

Shaping the City

Shaping the City

A new show at the Museum of the City of New York celebrates the city’s legacy of zoning.

Geometric Trick

Geometric Trick

To renovate a town house in Brooklyn, Young Projects built an extension, added green spaces, and brought sunlight into the home—all within the constraints of a modest site.

What's Next for Airbnb's Innovation and Design Studio

What's Next for Airbnb's Innovation and Design Studio

"Samara" is leveraging the apartment sharing site’s community for good works—from boosting the economy of a Japanese town to providing pathways to legal work for refugees in Jordan.

Refugees Could 'Save' America's Rust Belt—Will We Let Them?

Refugees Could 'Save' America's Rust Belt—Will We Let Them?

Across the nation, refugees are boosting America's legacy cities, but encountering resistance from residents. If these cities are to succeed, we must reframe the narrative around refugees—and design could have a pivotal role to play.

Escape to the South

Escape to the South

Supportive local initiatives and tight-knit creative communities are increasingly attracting young architects and designers to America's Southern cities.

Q&A: Mia Lehrer

Q&A: Mia Lehrer

We ask the landscape architect how she feels now the master plan for Los Angeles' River Revitalization, a "life's work," has been handed over to Gehry + Partners.

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