Architects

Every building starts with a concept and a design. Architects are involved at every stage of the process, even after a design has been finalized, helping other building team members through the snares and missteps in the construction process.
July 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Kite Bricks proposes a more efficient way of building with its newly developed Smart Bricks syste...

July 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for a new Toronto townhome brings cutting-edge design.

All photos:  Harunori Noda / courtesy CTBUH

All photos: Harunori Noda / courtesy CTBUH

July 10, 2014 | CTBUH

BioSkin, a system of water-filled ceramic pipes that cools the exterior surface of buildings and...

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Images courtesy of FLEXLAB

Images courtesy of FLEXLAB

July 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

 

DOE’s new FLEXLAB is a first-of-its-kind simulator that lets users test energy-efficient...

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July 10, 2014 | Steinberg SF Studio

Grant and Saheba left their previous architectural firms, AECOM and Handel respectively, because...

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The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled sha

The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled shape inspired by the form of a dragon. The arms of

July 09, 2014 | Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

An international Building Team unites to create Vietnam’s first JW Marriott luxury property.

July 09, 2014 | Harvard Business School

Expected to open in 2018, the facility will combine the elements of a large-scale conference cent...

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July 09, 2014 | Adilla Menayang, Assistant Editor

Though New York and Los Angeles are often seen as the sole hubs for design jobs, other design epi...

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All renderings courtesy SOM

All renderings courtesy SOM

July 09, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The lightweight and luminous design "responds to its setting and creates a striking infrastructur...

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The Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton replaces an outmoded hospital on the base.

The Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton replaces an outmoded hospital on the base. The 500,000-sf facility has 96 outpatient proced

July 08, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Through advanced coordination methods and an experimental contract method, the Building Team for...

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Renderings: Zaha Hadid Architects

Renderings: Zaha Hadid Architects

July 08, 2014 | BD+C Staff

After being criticized for the cost and size of her stadium design for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo...

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Photo courtesy National Building Museum

Photo courtesy National Building Museum

July 08, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The maze, located in the National Building Museum, is a precursor to an exhibit showcasing some o...

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Photos courtesy of the Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum

Photos courtesy of the Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum

July 08, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Eighty-seven years after Frank Lloyd Wright designed an ornamental gas station for the city of Bu...

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Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all i

Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all impact an IGUs risk for a thermal break. Illustr

July 07, 2014 | PPG Glass Education Center

The glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can impact an IGU’s ri...

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The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a Village

The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a Village of Healthcare concepta progression of function

July 07, 2014 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Extensive use of local contractors, vendors, and laborers brings a Maine hospital project in mont...

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For the west faade of the 77,000-sf Farm Credit Services of America Corporate O

For the west faade of the 77,000-sf Farm Credit Services of America Corporate Office Building 2 in Omaha, Neb., Clark Enersen P

July 07, 2014 | Brick Industry Association

From wild architectural shapes to unique color blends and pattern arrangements, these projects de...

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Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding

Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding

July 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

To add to Dubai's already impressive portfolio of world's tallest tower and world's largest natur...

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Channel glass exterior faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ

Channel glass exterior faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ

July 07, 2014 | Technical Glass Products

The University of San Francisco’s new John Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation brings sc...

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Rendering courtesy of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

Rendering courtesy of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

July 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

After being criticized for the original tower complex, architect Frank Gehry unveils a new design...

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All renderings courtesy of Neoscape

All renderings courtesy of Neoscape

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Organizers of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, recently u...

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Downtown Brooklyn. Image via Google Maps

Downtown Brooklyn. Image via Google Maps

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

JDS Development partners with SHoP to construct a 70-story building at 775-feet tall, unprecedent...

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July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Designed by WRNS Studio, the Firehouse Clinic will encourage local residents with limited healthc...

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Rubber floor tiles in 24x24-inch modules were water-jet cut to accommodate custo

Rubber floor tiles in 24x24-inch modules were water-jet cut to accommodate custom-designed graphics at the Bill Wallace Early Ch

July 02, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rectangular tiles, digital graphic applications, the resurgence of terrazzo, and product transpar...

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The canopies will provide shade and note paths to recreation and seating areas.

The canopies will provide shade and note paths to recreation and seating areas. Rendering courtesy Grimshaw Architects

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The series of projects, called the Al Farjan Recreational Sports Facilities, have been designed i...

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Rendering courtesy Peter Zumthor

Rendering courtesy Peter Zumthor

July 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

After his design drew concerns about potential damage to LA's La Brea Tar Pits, Peter Zumthor has...

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All renderings courtesy 3XN

All renderings courtesy 3XN

July 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Danish firm 3XN's design wins competition for a new educational facility for Mälardalen Universit...

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Photo credit: Iwan Baan. Photos courtesy of Design Museum.

Photo credit: Iwan Baan. Photos courtesy of Design Museum.

July 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Design Museum's Design of the Year award has been awarded to Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Cente...

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David Benjamin, owner and founder of The Living. Photo courtesy of Autodesk.

David Benjamin, owner and founder of The Living. Photo courtesy of Autodesk.

June 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Living, David Benjamin's design studio, has been acquired by Autodesk. Combined, the two will...

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The design vision for Westside Multimodal Transit Center balances mass transit w

The design vision for Westside Multimodal Transit Center balances mass transit with open green space, mixed-use development, pub

June 30, 2014 | Perkins Eastman

The new 90,000-sf development will principally service San Antonio’s growing network of city bus...

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All renderings courtesy Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Dam & Partners, and EPO.

All renderings courtesy Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Dam & Partners, and EPO.

June 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

With around 80,000 sm and a budget of €205 million self-financed by the EPO, the complex will be...

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