The new book The Architecture of Closed Worlds: Or, What Is the Power of Shit? offers lessons for today by looking at Biosphere 2, Eden Project, and other microworlds.
This expansive new publication aims to arm citizen activists and urbanists with greater knowledge about the forces at work in their cities.
Sometimes it’s better to adapt and retreat before the waters rise again.
Fearful of Being Seen as Neutral in Turbulent Times, Cultural Institutions Are Striking an Activist Stance
The internal responsibility for an institution to respond is equally met by the very real external pressures generated by what is going on in society.
Daylight isn’t the first urban-planning consideration, but it is among the most important. This pioneer in solar design has worked for half a century to spread the message.
After a period of concepts and temporary installations, a rising generation of practitioners tackles spaces for art and culture.
The Drawing Show, now at the A+D Architecture and Design Museum in Los Angeles, surveys a broad selection of 2D works—but don't expect any overt representations of buildings.
A vibrant housing development in Santa Monica offers the good life at a surprising price.