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Four high-rise buildings from multiple continents have been selected as the best of their region. The best worldwide tall building will be announced November 6. 
Photo: Jacopo Werther via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 26, 2014
The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Program, which plans to open a total of five Regional Resilience Design Studios nationwide in collaboration with Architecture for Humanity, and...
Union Terminal, Cincinnati. Photo: Dacoslett via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 25, 2014
The National Trust for Historic Preservation released its annual list of 11 Most Endangered Historical Sites in the United States for 2014.
Library of Birmingham, designed by Mecanoo. Photo credit: Christopher Furlong/Ge
Jun 25, 2014
The longlist for the 2014 prize includes Foster + Partners' Marseille and London's now-famous Shard, designed by Renzo Piano. 
Images: courtesy Bluebeam
SPONSORED CONTENT As more building project teams look for ways to collaborate better, technology continues to provide solutions.  Yet, as I learned from the experience of one of my customers, choosing the wrong technology can have an...
The 70,000-sf Sun Devil Fitness Complex adds a new contemporary landmark to ASU’
Jun 24, 2014
No extra time, no extra money, no room to go taller? “No problem,” says nimble Building Team.
Jun 24, 2014
This infographic, made by Sunica de Klerk and originally posted by ArchDaily, shows the evolution of the office from 2400 B.C. to the present day.
Photo courtesy of Adilla Menayang
Jun 24, 2014
Chicago's mayor Rahm Emanuel announces plan to hold the Chicago Architecture Biennial in late 2015, intended to rival Venice's Biennale.
Rendering courtesy of WRNS Studio and Clive Wilkinson Architects.
Jun 24, 2014
Demolition will begin this week as a precursor to construction of Intuit's new addition to its Mountain View, Calif., campus. The first of two additions, a 185,000-sf building on Marine Way, is expected to begin construction in August....
Method Homes' home design for the Fort Peck Indian Reservation.
Jun 23, 2014
Make It Right, Brad Pitt's foundation that builds homes for people in need, has just revealed five new designs for the Fort Peck (Mont.) Indian Reservation.
Images by Iwan baan courtesy of Foundation Louis Vuitton.
Jun 23, 2014
Comissioned by Bernard Arnault, American legendary architect Frank Gehry's newest structure in Paris for Foundation Louis Vuitton will house eleven galleries and an auditorium for performing arts.
Photo Credit: Mark Ahsmann, Wikimedia Commons.
Jun 23, 2014
Now that many of the first-generation IPD projects have been completed, CBRE Healthcare's Tim McCurley and Stephen Powell ponder the lessons learned and pros and cons of the industry's newest delivery model. 
All images ©Kuehn Malvezzi
Jun 23, 2014
The building will rise on the ruins of a 13th-century Christian church that was damaged during WWII and eventually demolished.
Photo: Stuart Miles via FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Establishing, conveying, and maintaining a powerful brand is a critical component of an AEC firm’s marketing strategy. Here are five strategies to make a greater impact with your firm’s branding efforts.
HOK's proposal for the Obama Presidential Library integrates the facility into a
Jun 20, 2014
Proposal would locate the library in Chicago's historic Bronzeville neighborhood, aiming for urban revitalization as well as Living Building certification.