Building Materials

This Week in Tech: James Cameron is Taking on Solar-Panel Design
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This Week in Tech: James Cameron is Taking on Solar-Panel Design

The film director takes a nature-inspired approach to photovoltaics, and more tech... Read more

ICYMI: 14 New Materials From June
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ICYMI: 14 New Materials From June

Patricia Urquiola’s latest designs, bold laminates, retrofit roofing, and more new... Read more

Contemporary Architecture in China: Unedited
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Contemporary Architecture in China: Unedited

Columnist Blaine Brownell, AIA, discusses material execution and performance in... Read more

This Week in Tech: 3D Printing a Steel Bridge
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This Week in Tech: 3D Printing a Steel Bridge

Dutch designer Joris Laarman’s latest project, scanning Saarinen’s 1962 TWA Flight... Read more

Flexing Forms
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Flexing Forms

A focus on a user’s agency in altering and shaping his or her environment defines... Read more

This Week in Tech: Rethinking the Empire State Building in Wood
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This Week in Tech: Rethinking the Empire State Building in Wood

Plus, more DARPA robots, developments in self-healing concrete and soft materials,... Read more

The Promise of Nanomaterials in Architecture
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The Promise of Nanomaterials in Architecture

From scaling up graphene production to reinforcing concrete with nanocrystals,... Read more

This Week in Tech: Building With Bamboo
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This Week in Tech: Building With Bamboo

Plus, how humans perceive building sway, researchers are smelling cities, and... Read more

Six Partitions You Can See Through
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Six Partitions You Can See Through

These glass and acrylic panels add color, pattern, and texture to spaces without... Read more

The Architect’s Role in Material Conservation
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The Architect’s Role in Material Conservation

A growing scarcity of key physical resources will require AEC professionals to... Read more

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Sonnenhof Sonnenhof

J. Mayer H. Architects

Tour Triangle Tour Triangle

Herzog & de Meuron

Songpa Micro-Housing Songpa Micro-Housing

SsD, Architect of Record: Dyne Architects

1200 Intrepid 1200 Intrepid

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Metz Metz

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Cardiff Interchange Cardiff Interchange

Foster + Partners

Second Home Second Home

SelgasCano

Art in the City Art in the City

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition, Moreau Kusunoki

COSMO at MoMA PS1 COSMO at MoMA PS1

Office for Political Innovation

Indefinite Hangar Indefinite Hangar

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux

Herzog & de Meuron

8600 Wilshire 8600 Wilshire

MAD Architects

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