SOM's Great Lakes Century Project Wins New Accolades
The first dramatic foray into the revival of the Great Lakes region wins AIA award.
Some Disassembly Required
With Think, Steelcase creates a comprehensive environmental strategy that reconfigures all aspects of the manufacturing process—from the chair’s initial conception to its eventual disassembly.
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Something Old, Something New
To reposition itself, Kimball Office reaches across the ocean for a jolt of high design.
Son of Glasgow
A new exhibition devoted to Charles Rennie Mackintosh offers an objective appraisal of the architect’s work.
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S.O.S. Shukhov: Moscow Icon Set to Be Dismantled
The Shukhov Tower, one of the 20th century's engineering marvels, is expected to be demolished and reconstructed elsewhere.
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Sound and Silence in Architecture
German photographer Heike Buelau visually re-interprets the city as if composing a piece for chamber music
A musical art piece approaches the delicate subject of suicide prevention with an affirmation of life.
Frances Anderton brings design discussion—heated and humorous—to the L.A. airwaves.
An increasingly robust body of research, conducted by an emerging generation of architects and designers, points the way to new methods of building and making.
Sources of Design Inspiration: A Talk with Tung Chiang
Looking at the world from different perspectives can provide intriguing results.
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What extreme environments designed for keeping humans alive in space can teach us about living on Earth
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Tom Wiscombe’s Light-Wing for the P.S. 1 Center for Contemporary Art is as forward looking in the way it was built as it is in its form.
Stanford University’s d.school fights bland work spaces, one whiteboard at a time.