Finding Women Architects in Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Fictional depictions like Bernadette form a vital accompaniment to initiatives that seek to help women architects flourish.

Fictional depictions like Bernadette form a vital accompaniment to initiatives that seek to help women architects flourish.

Vishaan Chakrabarti on His New Deanship at UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design

Metropolis caught up with the architect and planner, who discussed his current projects, America's political climate, and more.

Metropolis caught up with the architect and planner, discussing his current projects, America’s political climate, and more.

An Ancient Material with Contemporary Applications

American designers turn to Italian ceramic tile for both classical and contemporary styles.

American designers turn to Italian ceramic tile for both classical and contemporary styles.

This Architectural Software Easily Adjusts to the Complexities of the Design Process

San Francisco firm Hamilton + Aitken Architects use Vectorworks for their 3D and BIM workflow and to solve challenging design problems.

San Francisco firm Hamilton + Aitken Architects use Vectorworks for their 3D and BIM workflow and to solve challenging design problems.

GAME CHANGERS: The Hip Hop Designers Challenging the Architecture Establishment

Born in the ’90s from hip-hop culture, this critical architecture movement has been coalescing for decades though may be poised for a second wave.

Born in the ’90s from hip-hop culture, this critical architecture movement has been coalescing for decades though may be poised for a second wave.

TiMOTION Makes Sit-Stand Desks Truly Flexible

TiMOTION’s Ergo Motion Line makes this vital piece of office furniture customizable and more user-friendly.

Advertisement from: Most office-goers today know that sedentary work poses one of the biggest risks to their health. So it’s no surprise that the sit-stand desk has become one of the most important features of a healthy and productive office. In terms of design, however, this vital product has always been challenging because its standard appearance doesn’t lend itself to…

This Glowing Grilled Cheese Restaurant Offers the Formerly Incarcerated a Fresh Start

The Minneapolis restaurant All Square, a pro-bono project by Syracuse-based Architecture Office, operates under the mantra, “Don’t Judge, Just Eat.”

The Minneapolis restaurant All Square, a pro-bono project by Syracuse-based Architecture Office, operates under the mantra, “Don’t Judge, Just Eat.”

We’re Celebrating National Cat Day With ‘Pet-tecture: Design for Pets’

Pet-tecture: Design for Pets, a new book released this fall by Phaidon, features a collection of specially-designed shelters for pets of all stripes.

Pet-tecture: Design for Pets, a new book released this fall by Phaidon, features a collection of specially-designed shelters for pets of all stripes.

Hip-Hop Architecture’s Philip Johnson Moment

A new show at AIA New York’s Center for Architecture makes the case for a growing global design movement that is forging its own canon.

A new show at AIA New York’s Center for Architecture makes the case for a growing global design movement that is forging its own canon.

A Trip Through Spain’s Tile: Past and Future

Tile of Spain brings designers and manufacturers together for an immersive and educational tour.

Tile of Spain brings designers and manufacturers together for an immersive and educational tour.

New Tower at Flight 93 Memorial Honors 9/11 Heroes

Designed by LA-based firm Paul Murdoch Architects, the new memorial features 40 wind chimes that commemorate the passengers and crew members of Flight 93 who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

Designed by LA-based firm Paul Murdoch Architects, the new memorial features 40 wind chimes that commemorate the passengers and crew members of Flight 93 who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

Designer Harry Bertoia’s Resonant Sound Sculpture Recordings Find a Crowdfunded Second Life

While he may be most famous for midcentury furniture, chairs were only one part of the famed designer’s multi-hyphenate career.

While he may be most famous for midcentury furniture, chairs were only one part of the famed designer’s multi-hyphenate career.

How Mexico’s 2017 Earthquake Galvanized Its Architecture Community

As part of our 2018 Design Cities issue, Metropolis looked at projects, firms, and places that are driving global design culture today.

As part of our 2018 Design Cities issue, Metropolis looked at projects, firms, and places that are driving global design culture today.

This Consultancy Firm Wants to Make Equitable Design the New Normal

MIXdesign, a new design consulting firm from architect Joel Sanders, aims to reimagine architecture by considering people of all genders, races, and abilities.

MIXdesign, a new design consulting firm from architect Joel Sanders, aims to reimagine architecture by considering people of all genders, races, and abilities.

Frank Gehry’s Minimalist Set For a 1983 Dance Performance Is Restaged for the Final Time in New York

Available Light, created in collaboration with choreographer Lucinda Childs and composer John Adams, is performed in New York City for the first time in 35 years at Lincoln Center.

Available Light, created in collaboration with choreographer Lucinda Childs and composer John Adams, is performed in New York City for the first time in 35 years at Lincoln Center.

2018 Architectural League Prize Exhibition Showcases 6 Rising Architects and Designers

The show, called Objective, is on view at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons The New School of Design through August 4.

The show, called Objective, is on view at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons The New School of Design through August 4.

The New Metal that Makes the Perfect Sink

After years of development, BLANCO’s newest sink fuses aerospace engineering with modern aesthetics and traditional forms.

After years of development, BLANCO’s newest sink fuses aerospace engineering with modern aesthetics and traditional forms.

Konstantin Grcic and Toan Nguyen Explore New Dimensions in High-Tech Ceramics

Enabled by revolutionary advances in the ancient material, the prolific designers share their bold visions with Laufen.

Enabled by revolutionary advances in the ancient material, the prolific designers share their bold visions with Laufen.

Revisiting the True Meaning of “High Tech” Architecture

A new exhibition held within a pioneering building of the so-called High Tech movement prompts a reevaluation of the relationship between architecture, technology, and structural expression.

A new exhibition held within a pioneering building of the so-called High Tech movement prompts a reevaluation of the relationship between architecture, technology, and structural expression.