For Lego fanatics, time is no object when building a model. For those of us with a little less ti...read more
Proposal for Parliament Square. Renderings courtesy Transport for London
The plan will guarantee bike riders a designated stretch of street to ride from east to west thro...read more
The stadium's removable roof will help migitate noise in the surrounding area. Renderings courtesy Arup
The venue will include a modern stage for the home matches together with a hotel, sports college,...read more
The average American sits 7.7 hours per day. Being sedentary for that long over a prolonged period of time has negative impacts on a person’s weight gain. Photo: Darko Maksimovic via Wikimedia Commons
RTKL's workplace design expert Jodi Williams foresees healthier and more technologically enabled...read more
Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater House, arguably one of the architect's most iconic works, is included in the nomination list. Photo courtesy of Fallingwater.org
If selected, Wright’s work will be the first examples of U.S. modern architecture on the list....
Spending for the month totaled $627.1 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis, 5.9% higher than December 2013. Photo credit: Tech. Sgt. Dawn M. Price, U.S. Air Force, Wikimedia Commons.
Seven of 16 nonresidential construction subsectors posted increases in spending in December on a...read more
Two towers are connected by a giant tensile canopy that slopes down, mimicking the tents traditionally used by cultures of the region. Renderings courtesy BIG.
The tensile canopy shades a relaxation plaza from the desert sun.
The apartment building is located a block from D.C.’s NoMa/Gallaudet Red Line Metro Station, which since opening in 2004 has been the impetus for development. Rendering: courtesy Level 2
It’s no accident that the word “Highline” is in this project’s name. The goal is for the building...read more
The Marion Emergency Care Center at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital, Fort Worth, features a “super track” area to assess and treat low-acuity patients. Photo: Daryl Shields / HKS
A new generation of highly efficient emergency care facilities is upping the ante on patient care...read more
The upper lobby in the apartment building ECO, one of eight buildings in the Green District complex in Allston, Mass. Common areas in multifamily buildings, especially those charging higher rents, often look more like lobbies found in hotels. Photo: Warren Jagger
Demand for rental apartments and condos hasn’t been this strong in years, and our experts think t...read more
Situated in Houston’s historic Hines Market Square district is a 32-story luxury tower that will be home to 274 residents. Most of the multifamily that’s being built in the U.S. is rental, and much of it is in or near urban centers where both young and older renters and empty nesters are gravitating. Photo: courtesy Ziegler Cooper
A survey of more than 25,000 adults found the renters to be more burdened by debt than homeowners...read more
Trumark Urban’s 27-condo Amero, in San Francisco’s Cow Hollow neighborhood, features a rooftop terrace with a striking fireplace. Photo: ©Christopher Mayer Photography
Toll Brothers, Lennar, and Trumark are among a small group of production builders to engage in co...read more
Hot to Cold: An Odyssey of Architectural Adaptation takes visitors on a journey across the globe to explore the forces that shape our cities and buildings. Photos: BIG
The Hot to Cold exhibit encompasses 60 of BIG’s recent projects captured by Iwan Baan´s masterful...read more
When a physical block is moved, its interface "twin" does the exact same thing. Screenshot from Lego X.
With the Lego X system, users can transfer the forms they’ve created with legos into real-time di...read more
The system was designed to take advantage of a building's air flow and generate energy even if it...read more
New-home purchases, which recovered strongly in 2014, indicate that homeownership might finally b...read more
The much delayed high-rise development at London’s 60-70 St. Mary Axe resembles a can of ham, and...read more
The American Institute of Architects reported the December ABI score was 52.2, up from a mark of...read more
Investors bet big time on demand for rental properties over homeownership in 2014, when sales of...read more
Tesla Motors’ “gigafactory,” a $5 billion project on 980 acres in Sparks, Nev., could annually pr...read more
The building components were prefabricated piece by piece using a printer that is 7 meters tall,...read more
The Dutch practice NL Architects designed a proposal for a chain of hotels shaped like a rock cut...read more
The 270-meter tower, dubbed the No. 1 Undershaft, will stand next to the city's "Cheesegrater" bu...read more
New York-based HAO has released designs for the proposed Bolong 3D Movie Museum & Mediatek in...read more
Nearly 100 years after Antoni Gaudí’s death, Chile will begin constructing a chapel using his des...read more
After more than 15 years of work, the nonprofit design group Architecture for Humanity has closed...read more
On Jan. 14, 2015, developer Carpenter & Company and executives from the Four Seasons broke gr...read more