Technology Getting Inside Philip Johnson’s Head at the Glass House A comparative analysis of the midcentury architect’s famed residence and SANAA’s contemporary, sinuous River Building reconsiders the former’s legacy. read more
Economics Nonresidential Construction Spending Expected to Slow in 2017 Uncertainty around 'Brexit' and the upcoming U.S. presidential election could put a damper on spending growth in the coming year. read more
Design Intel A Capital Restoration at the Head of its Class Spectacular restoration overcomes tight schedule and window replication challenges. read more
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Licensing and Certification The New Path to Licensure NCARB’s CEO Michael Armstrong outlines the updates to the organization’s programs announced at AIA Convention 2016. read more
Alternative Materials Citation: Spray-On House After years of mock-ups and tests, Patrick Tighe Architecture is close to realizing a residential building made mostly of spray foam. read more
Green Building Postcard from Singapore: An Inside Look at Green Design in the Tropics ARCHITECT explores some of the latest landmark structures in the sustainability-minded island city-state. read more
Design Design for MPavilion 2016 Revealed Indian architect Bijoy Jain was selected to design this year's pavilion, the program's third iteration in Melbourne, Australia. read more
Design Intel Wood: Long-Lasting Public Works Beauty and Performance The taxpayers of Multnomah County, Oregon point with pride at their new 10,120 square foot fire station. read more
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Wood La Cigarra Café Entry Pavilion To create the structure's organically shaped skin from thousands of elm strips, Spanish architect Tomás Amat... read more
Historic Preservation Is Columbus's Modernist Legacy at Risk? Columbus, Ind., has one of the most celebrated concentrations of midcentury architecture in the... read more
Exhibitions Sotheby's to Auction off David Bowie's Art Collection The three-part auction will give previews around the world before unveiling the icon's entire collection in London this November. read more
Awards AIA Names Seven Winners in the 2016 National Healthcare Design Awards Projects by the Yazdani Studio of CannonDesign, EwingCole, NBBJ, Stephen... read more
Products PPG Sells Off its Flat-Glass Business The $750 million deal continues the 133-year-old company’s shift to coatings and paints. read more
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Arts and Culture Beats by the Adjaye Brothers British-Ghanian musician Peter Adjaye decided to turn his architect brother David Adjaye's built works into a... read more
Engineered Wood Citation: Chicago Horizon Ultramoderne and Guy Nordenson and Associates team up to build an expansive timber pavilion that exhibits... read more
3D Technology Autodesk Live Turns Revit Models into Interactive 3D Environments The latest release by the software developer lets designers create virtual... read more
Installation Snarkitecture's "Beach" Goes on Tour. First Stop: Tampa, Fla. Following last summer's debut at the National Building Museum, the already giant... read more
Fabrication Citation: Pulled Plaster Panels Young Projects takes a modern spin—literally—on conventional crown molding to craft a stunning, geometric wall finish. read more
Technology Singapore’s ‘SkyLab’ Building Testing Facility Opens The partnership with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, in California, will... read more
Competitions The 12 American Projects on the 2016 World Architecture Festival Shortlist The festival for the world's largest architecture awards program runs from Nov. 16 to 18 in Berlin. read more
Competitions The Winners of This Year’s Matsumoto Prize Awards North Carolina Modernist Houses announced six residential designs in two categories selected by a jury and online voters. read more
Competitions Van Alen Institute Launches Shore to Core The nonprofit organization launched a dual design and research competition to reinvent links between... read more
Technology This Week in Tech: Google’s New App for Art, Architecture Plus, smart home products find refuge on the darknet, a 3D-printed mask for Björk, a... read more
Awards 2016 Hanley Award for Community Service in Sustainability to be Awarded to Skid Row Housing Trust Third Annual Award and $25,000 Grant to be presented at The Hanley Award Dinner October 4 during Greenbuild in Los Angeles. read more
Awards 2016 Hanley Award and $50,000 Prize Go to Rick Fedrizzi The Hanley Award is the largest and most prestigious award for sustainability in the built environment. read more
Cultural Projects Herzog & de Meuron's Elbphilharmonie Hamburg Announces January 2017 Opening The Hamburg cultural venue, designed by Herzog & de Meuron,... read more
Urban Design Postcard from Dubai Aaron Betsky's visit to Dubai reveals that the city's downtown, though rapidly filling with buildings, is still short on character. read more


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