June 2008 Table of Contents

Features
Positive Energy

Abu Dhabi's Masdar City promises to set a standard for sustainable urbanism. Its proposed centerpiece -- a high-performance complex by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture -- could do the same for sustainable building. Read more

Kermit Baker Tales From The Downturn, Part One Kermit Baker

An interview with the AIA's chief economist. Read more

The Future of Incarceration The Future of Incarceration

Justice design has evolved since Jeremy Bentham's revolutionary panopticon. Today's architects want to create jails that aren't punishing to live in -- or look at. Read more

Buckeye, Next 6 Exits

Between 2000 and 2006, Arizona's Maricopa county gained nearly 700,000 new residents, making it the fastest-growing county in the united states. Its fastest-growing town, once a faded highway pit stop, is now a 25,000-person phoenix exurb—that could swell Read more

Projects

Bloomberg Tech Hub Bloomberg Tech Hub

IwamotoScott Architecture

André Malraux’s Group of Schools André Malraux’s Group of Schools

Dominique Coulon & Associés

North Beach Branch Library North Beach Branch Library

Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Rinconada Library Rinconada Library

Group 4 Architecture, Research & Planning

Public Safety Campus Public Safety Campus

Mark Cavagnero Associates, HOK

SFO T3BAE SFO T3BAE

Gensler

Skyhaus Skyhaus

Aidlin Darling Design

Stanford University's Central Energy Facility Stanford University's Central Energy Facility

Affiliated Engineers, ZGF Architects

Trollhus Trollhus

Mork-Ulnes Architects

474 Natoma 474 Natoma

Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Marshall Family Performing Arts Center Marshall Family Performing Arts Center

Weiss/Manfredi Architecture/Landscape/Urbanism

416-420 Kent 416-420 Kent

ODA New York

Augmented Tides Augmented Tides

California College of the Arts

Inverted Ecologies Inverted Ecologies

California College of the Arts

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