Critical in the repositioning of our postindustrial cities, brownfield redevelopments can transform a blemish on the map into a thriving hub of activity—particularly if designers have a say in the process.
Building management systems bring us one step closer to dummy-proofing your clients’ lives—if we can design and program them correctly.
The Kirstenbosch Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway takes visitors up, through, and over a national botanical garden and arboretum.
In Italy, MoDus Architects wraps a timber construction company’s headquarters with—what else?—wood fins.
The Istanbul-based architecture and design studio creates a wooden village to encourage wandering in a vast airport terminal.
Diamond Schmitt Architects turns a forgettable low-rise building at Thompson Rivers University into a focal point in British Columbia.
Vo Trong Nghia Architects creates an organic fan vault that features the strong grass species at the Indochine Cafe in Kon Tum, Vietnam.
Four infrastructure firms have been granted approval by the Federal Aviation Administration to use unmanned aircraft systems for commercial tasks.
November's job gains shattered economists' predictions and the average monthly growth for the past 12 months.
The novel mechanical adhesive mimics the functionality of a gecko's feet and could one day help robots—and even humans—scale buildings for repairs and installations.
The construction company will collaborate with Loughborough University, Foster + Partners, and a host of other organizations on the development and utilization of 3D printing technology.
Photon Space, an all-glass modular residence, employs research on the links between exposure to natural light and human health.
The latest on the residential tower designed by SHoP Architects, which was to be the tallest building erected using advanced modular construction technology.
These wood-reinforced concrete modules, fabricated by students at University College London's Bartlett School of Architecture, create a more cohesive bond between a building's structure and cladding.
Zaha Hadid designs a new bracelet, Chicago Tribune readers weigh in on the Lucas Museum, and Moscow adds e-book downloads to the subway.
The Middle Eastern waste management company will source environmentally-conscious materials and integrate systems that are adapted to Sharjah’s climate.
The residential development introduces a green, open design scheme to an urban Roman neighborhood.
New York / Davis Brody Bond. Honorable Mention.
Washington, D.C. / Davis Brody Bond. Honorable Mention.
Boticas, Portugal / Louise Braverman, Architect. Citation.
The software developer discussed the future of the architecture profession at its annual conference in Las Vegas earlier this month.
A roundup of tools and services that architects are using to break free from company servers and physical boundaries.
The UNESCO Creative Cities Network expands, footage of Chernobyl emerges, Autodesk offers free design software to schools, and more news for your Tuesday.
How to judge all that data you collect to come up with the right metrics for your firm's social media success.
The 25 winners of the software developer’s eighth-annual awards program for AECO projects include Morphosis Architects’ Emerson College Los Angeles campus.
The novel, hybrid material features hydrogen bonds that are at least 10 times stronger than conventional alternatives, improving heat dissipation for use in products such as electronics.
The strongest known substance takes the form of a transparent coating in new research from the university whose scientists were credited with discovering the material.
The period during which teams can register projects under the existing standard will now close on Oct. 31, 2016.
Predicting and preparing for future impacts may be the greenest approach to preservation we’ve seen.
The United States is behind in embracing national BIM guidelines. Here’s a look at the industry leaders who are trying to effect change and why architects should care.
Forget clipboards and cameras. With the right apps, you can have everything you need at your fingertips. With guidance from industry professionals, we canvassed app stores for the latest and greatest.
With the array of 3D printers available, and with costs ranging from $1,500 to $150,000, selecting the best model for your firm can be as time consuming as designing a building—almost.
The New Jersey school announced the program on Saturday, but the program is under scrutiny.
A new sustainability credential from the International Well Building Institute—and administered by the Green Building Certification Institute—focuses on design and programming that support human health and wellness across seven impact categories.
Check out these stories, which take a close look at innovative projects that are using wood in creative ways. Proudly sponsored by reThink Wood.
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