Photo of the Day:
New York City's High Line: The final section of New York's High Line opened this weekend. [New York Post] Michael Kimmelman calls it a "heartbreaker." [The New York Times] Justin Davidson: "The park becomes more playful in its latest incarnation." [New York Magazine] Chris Coplan: "The third phase is very much a window into the future rather than a ramble through Manhattan's industrial past." [The Telegraph]
Here's a look back at the second phase of the project. [ARCHITECT]
Map of the Day: A detailed, hand-drawn map of San Francisco. [CityLab]
Instagram of the Day:
Six More Stories for Monday:
A 129-year-old building in Dallas was razed yesterday to accommodate the expansion a boutique hotel. The building was in the Dallas Downtown National Register District, but had no local historic designation and therefore no protection from demolition. [The Dallas Morning News]
London's 10 most beautiful buildings. [Time Out London]
Critic Rowan Moore reviews University of Greenwich's new architecture school building, designed by Dublin firm Heneghan Peng. [The Guardian]
A photography series looks at the buildings used by the East German secret police. [Wired]
The British Museum in London and all of its exhibits will be digitally recreated in the video game Minecraft. [BBC]
The unequal restoration efforts on Frank Lloyd Wright's Bach House and Robie House. [Chicago Tribune]
ARCHITECT Awards: Enter Now!
The Progressive Architecture (P/A) Awards recognize unbuilt projects demonstrating overall design excellence and innovation. Entries are due Oct. 31.
Entries for the Decorative Concrete Project Awards 2015 are due by Sept. 30.
For more news and views, sign up for the ARCHITECT Newswire, the best daily newsletter on architecture and architects.