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Oct 31, 2014
Construction on the 87,000-square-foot building will begin in March 2015, and is set to open for the fall 2016 school year. The property is fenced off so that the site cannot be seen or photographed from the outside. 
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Oct 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 the history of the Olympics and Paralympics.
Rendering: SCAPE
Oct 29, 2014
New York-based landscape architecture firm SCAPE won the Buckminster Fuller Institute’s 2014 Fuller Challenge, billed as socially responsible design’s highest award.
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When using design thinking and iteration, we’ll sometimes spend multiple days iterating idea after idea, heads down, only to realize we still don’t have it right, writes HDR's Amy Lussetto. She offers tips for success with these idea-...
A white wavy façade would distinguish a renovated Miami Convention Center. The c
Oct 28, 2014
The city of Miami has awarded an $11 million contract for its on-again, off-again convention center renovation to Denver-based Fentress Architects, which will serve as the design criteria professional on this project.
Oct 28, 2014
Winner of the AIA Gold Medal, the National Medal of the Arts, the Topaz Medallion and the Driehaus Prize for Architecture, Graves is best known for his contemporary building designs and prominent public commissions.
A rendering of the proposed Mace Innovation Center, which would add 2.6 million
Oct 27, 2014
The city plans to develop two "innovation centers" with a total of seven million sf of commercial space geared for local research and technology companies.
Starbucks stores are profiled in the report, as the company has opened 500-LEED
Oct 27, 2014
The "LEED In Motion: Retail" report includes USGBC’s conceptualization of the future of retail, emphasizing the economic and social benefit of green building for retailers of all sizes and types.
Oct 27, 2014
Among the breakthrough products to make BuildingGreen's annual Top-10 Green Building Products list are halogen-free polyiso insulation and a high-flow-rate biofiltration system.
Renderings courtesy Studio Gang Architects
Oct 27, 2014
Jeanne Gang's design reinvents the Florida room with shaded, asymmetrical balconies.
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Oct 26, 2014
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that the state would open design competitions to fix and upgrade New York City’s aging airports. But financing construction is still unsettled.
The LEED Gold Evie Garret Dennis E-12 Campus supports 1,600 Pre-K through 12th-g
Oct 26, 2014
A study by DLR Group and Colorado State University attempts to quantify the student performance benefits of green schools.
The EVEN Hotels wellness brand by InterContinental Hotels Group provides exercis
Oct 26, 2014
These days, hotels are promoting health and wellness programs that go beyond the typical fitness center or spa.
 As work and the other aspects of our lives blend, lifestyle becomes the primary lens through which all facets come into focus. In this light, individuals are taking more ownership of their own life and work choices. 
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