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November 14,2014

The centerpiece of the proposed plan is the revitalization of the iconic Smithsonian castle.

Every aspect of the Center—location, materials, utilities, operation and use—mee
November 12,2014

More than a decade after opening its groundbreaking Philip Merrill Environmental Center, the group is back at it with a structure designed to be...

Marine Education Centre in Malmö, Sweden. Renderings: Nord Architects
November 07,2014

The education center will be set in a landscape that includes small ponds and plantings intended to mimic an assortment of marine ecologies and...

November 05,2014

Preliminary designs for the $300 million George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art have been unveiled, and it looks like a futuristic, curvy...

Iberê Camargo Foundation. Photo: Ricardo Rmx via Wikimedia Commons
November 03,2014

Herzog & de Meuron's iconic 1111 Lincoln Road parking garage in Miami Beach, Fla., is one of two winners of the $50,000 architectural prize....

Photo courtesy Postoak/Wikimedia Commons
October 29,2014

The museum is slated for an early 2018 completion, and will include a hall of fame, theater, retail space, and a 20,000-sf hall that will showcase...

Photo credit: Jens Lindhe, courtesy of Henning Larsen Architects
October 23,2014

Mimicking the unearthing of archaeological sites, Henning Larsen Architects' recently opened Moesgaard Museum in Denmark has a planted...

The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...

Renderings courtesy Zaha Hadid Architects
October 10,2014

The project sees a departure from Hadid’s well-known use of concrete, fiberglass, and resin. Instead, the primary material will be timber, curved...