“New Museums Intentions, Expectations, Challenges” highlighted how the stakes are higher than ever for museums to address the social, cultural, economical, and urban challenges.
Associate curator of Modern Design and Decorative Arts, Christian Larsen, explains why the Metropolitan Museum of Art decided to revisit and exhibit the "happy" works of Italian designer Ettore Sottsass.
Julia Jacquette’s recently opened exhibit features images from her “graphic memoir,” which recall some of the New York City’s most forward-thinking playgrounds.
SANAA's award-winning building has itself become an integral participant in a project led by Grace Farm’s artist-in-residence, choreographer Andrea Miller.
This workplace's spectacular staircase functions as a sort of piazza, where workers can come together, either for brief meetings or breaks.
The Graz-based duo has begun experimenting with workspace furniture that's both playful and sleek.
Claudia Moreira Salles's latest collection is a departure for the Brazilian designer, in terms of both form and materiality.
Andy Klemmer has been behind the scenes for decades, connecting clients to some of the most important pieces of architecture of our time.
In a city whose reputation has become associated with high art, the new Kunstmuseum raises the institution to the standards expected of a major cultural destination.
Pritzker Laureate Toyo Ito reflects on his career today and how it's changed since the tsunami of 2011.
The Swiss master on teaching architecture, the mystique of religion, and the importance of beauty
The first International Forum of Architecture and Urbanism at the RioAcademy brought together top architects and urbanists.
The Swiss master Peter Zumthor and the young Paraguayan architect Gloria Cabral have developed an architectural bond that goes beyond language.
An ongoing exhibit at the Villa Le Lac asked contemporary architects to design an addition to the landmark house.
Donna De Salvo talks Renzo Piano, delves into the often-fraught relationship between art and architecture, and explains why the new Whitney just works.
The architect discusses her intentions behind her new school of architecture, and the state of women in practice today.
The A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education is among the country's foremost creative hubs.
Two installations at the National Building Museum offer an interesting counterpoint to Rem Koolhaas's "Elements" ethos.
The architect talks about museum design, the new Whitney, and why buildings should "talk to each other."
The fifth-floor chapel at the Palace Hotel Tokyo broadcasts your nuptials to the entire city.
Inside the U.S. pavilion's "offices" at the Venice Architecture Biennale
The architect discusses how his foray into products has redefined his understanding of design.
Students at the University of Buffalo combined material technology and architectural thinking to create an innovative new way to structure metal.
Mentored by Kazuyo Sejima, Yang Zhao creates a Japanese community center.
The Lord of Thames Bank talks about Niemeyer and the architect's influence on the new Norton Museum of Art.
Sauerbruch Hutton’s church updates the traditional house of worship in a German suburb.
A preview of the Pérez Art Museum Miami before it opens this week at Art Basel.
New Piano building at Kahn’s Kimbell Art Museum is efficient and poetic
When photographer Robert Herman humanized the concrete jungle
A bike tour in search of the master leads to adventure, insight, and engagement
The importance of stepping into the real world, observing it closely, and sketching it
The new Wellin Museum of Art brings the artist, Dannielle Tegeder together with the architects, Machado & Silvetti
Material beauty, craft, and simplicity define the work of an important Brazilian designer.
Immersing herself in the natural world, artist and designer Michele Oka Doner creates evocative spaces and places
PS1’s VW Dome 2 gives the Rockaway community a place to gather in and be inspired by
Brazil is doing its best to make World Cup stadiums as functional and iconic as they will be eco-friendly
German photographer Heike Buelau visually re-interprets the city as if composing a piece for chamber music
Ruy Ohtake's Hotel Unique is known for its daring use of color