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July 17,2014

Plans to improve Washington D.C.'s Potomac River waterfront by Maine Ave. have been discussed for years. Finally, The Wharf has started its first...

July 17,2014

The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor insulation.

Photos courtesy of the Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum
July 08,2014

Eighty-seven years after Frank Lloyd Wright designed an ornamental gas station for the city of Buffalo, the structure has been built and opened to...

Photo courtesy National Building Museum
July 08,2014

The maze, located in the National Building Museum, is a precursor to an exhibit showcasing some of BIG's projects. To navigate the maze, people...

Renderings courtesy SPARK
July 07,2014

In an attempt to reunite the nation of Singapore with its harbor, SPARK Architects has designed the "solar orchid"—self-contained, solar-powered...

Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding
July 07,2014

To add to Dubai's already impressive portfolio of world's tallest tower and world's largest natural flower garden, Dubai Holding has plans to...

Rendering courtesy of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto
July 03,2014

After being criticized for the original tower complex, architect Frank Gehry unveils a new design that is more subtle, and "more Toronto."

Rendering courtesy Peter Zumthor
July 01,2014

After his design drew concerns about potential damage to LA's La Brea Tar Pits, Peter Zumthor has dramatically revised his concept for the Los...

Photo credit: Iwan Baan. Photos courtesy of Design Museum.
July 01,2014

The Design Museum's Design of the Year award has been awarded to Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Center. Hadid is not only the first woman to win the...

Photo: JonathanRe via Wikipedia
June 30,2014

A neglected Queens landmark that once reflected the "excitement and hopefulness" at the beginning of the Space Age may soon be restored.