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The Spirit of the Quaker City
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The Spirit of the Quaker City

William Penn’s vision for a green, safe Philadelphia is alive and well. Read more

The Heat is On: A Brief History of Fireplace Design
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The Heat is On: A Brief History of Fireplace Design

Documenting homes' shift from cast-iron stoves to mechanical HVAC systems in less... Read more

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2016 Rome Prize Winners Announced
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2016 Rome Prize Winners Announced

The American Academy in Rome names its annual class of resident artists and scholars. Read more

Step on It: A Catalog History of Flooring Products
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Step on It: A Catalog History of Flooring Products

From asbestos tiles to hardwood oak, these materials were among the most popular... Read more

The History Behind 'African Modernism: The Architecture of Independence'
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The History Behind 'African Modernism: The Architecture of Independence'

The current exhibition at the Graham Foundation highlights the international and... Read more

Why Nicholas Hawksmoor's Revival Matters
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Why Nicholas Hawksmoor's Revival Matters

The British architect who collaborated with Wren and designed some of London's... Read more

The Time Traveler’s Guide to Midcentury House Hunting
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The Time Traveler’s Guide to Midcentury House Hunting

Plan books, material catalogs, and more documents from the rise of the... Read more

Biography of a Building
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Biography of a Building

Norman Foster's evolution as an architect can be viewed through the lens of a... Read more

Society of Architectural Historians Plots a Future for the Charnley-Persky House
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Society of Architectural Historians Plots a Future for the Charnley-Persky House

Chicago-based Harboe Architects will develop a conservation management plan for... Read more

The National Building Museum Gets Washington National Cathedral’s Construction and Design Archives
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The National Building Museum Gets Washington National Cathedral’s Construction and Design Archives

The documents include photos, drawings, and correspondence covering more than a... Read more

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Bajalta California Bajalta California

SHoP Architects

2016 Venice Biennale: Australian Pavilion 2016 Venice Biennale: Australian Pavilion

Denton Corker Marshall, Aileen Sage Architects

Lake Michigan Beach Cottage Lake Michigan Beach Cottage

Ramsey Jones Architects

Mountain House Mountain House

Johnsen Schmaling Architects

Milwaukee Art Museum Milwaukee Art Museum

HGA Architects and Engineers

WTS Paradigm WTS Paradigm

Eppstein Uhen Architects

Guest House Garden Pavilion Guest House Garden Pavilion

Vetter Denk Architecture

Redux House Redux House

Johnsen Schmaling Architects

Linear Cabin Linear Cabin

Johnsen Schmaling Architects

685 First Avenue 685 First Avenue

Richard Meier & Partners Architects

Thamesmead Civic Quarter Thamesmead Civic Quarter

Proctor and Matthews, Mecanoo

The Nord Family Greenway The Nord Family Greenway

Sasaki Associates

Halifax Central Library Halifax Central Library

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

2016 Venice Biennale: Irish Pavilion, "Losing Myself" 2016 Venice Biennale: Irish Pavilion, "Losing Myself"

Níall McLaughlin and Yeoryia Manolopoulou

UNIC UNIC

MAD Architects

Biesbosch Museum Biesbosch Museum

Studio Marco Vermeulen

Dijon Concrete Housings Dijon Concrete Housings

Ateliers O-S Architectes

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