Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine February 2007


Flawed Exports

As the East modernizes, Western architects need to evaluate what they build in lands and cultures different from their own.

The DNA of Science Labs

Can architecture help produce paradigm-shifting discoveries? A research center by Rafael Viñoly aims to find out what makes scientists—and the human mind—tick.

Mad Cap

A Swiss company deploys a futuristic material in its stylish protective headgear.

Lovefest 2007

In his annual valentine, our resident curmudgeon finds—to his mild surprise—an awful lot to like.