A Dutch team’s floating buildings shed their ties to the land.
A mosque in Cairo is restored for—and by—locals.
MaxMara’s innovative new store in Milan brings high design to the masses.
The structural engineer of Zaha Hadid’s spectacularly complex MAXXI building offers us an exclusive sneak peek.
A pair of Dutch artists aims to empower a Cairo community with a fantastically detailed miniature replica.
An anatomical park rises from the postindustrial landscape of Boxberg, Germany, as a symbol of healing.
Rome tests a tracking system in which you and your cell phone are the key to better urban flow.
A Modernist house ruffles feathers in the Italian countryside.
After stumbling onto a neglected Modern chapel, architect William Rey Ashfield is leading the effort to restore it.
After more than half a century of stagnation, the Eternal City lives up to its name and makes peace with Modern architecture.
Equal doses of nature and art produce a healthier dialysis pavilion in Pistoia, Italy.
A German manufacturer of industrial parts gets into the cake business.
The topic of conversation this summer in Venice, Italy, is the $3 billion MoSE (Modulo Sperimentale Elettromeccanico), a series of 78 hinged movable steel gates that officials hope will stop the flooding that is destroying the fabled city. The gates are comprised of linked water-filled steel containers that, when pumped with air, will rise to block seawater from entering the…
A new Mexico City restaurant happily leans on historic architecture.