Cultural Facilities

Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
October 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Un...

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The Williams Selyem Winery in Sonoma County, Calif., won an honorable mention aw
October 07, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The FDNY Fireboat Firehouse in New York and the Cirrus Logic Building in Austin, Texas, are among...

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The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

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Essex Crossing marks the redevelopment of a long-vacant six-acre parcel on New Y
September 23, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A six-acre parcel on the Lower East Side of New York City, vacant since tenements were torn down...

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September 19, 2013 | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contr...

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September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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All renderings courtesy BIG
September 17, 2013 | BIG

BIG’s proposal for Brooklyn Bridge Park, a project that has revitalized the New York City waterfr...

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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September 03, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Thinking outside the box, LPA Inc. is designing a school inside a box. With an emphasis on three...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design and constr...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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Las Vegas City Hall, constructed at a cost of $109 million, $17 million below bu
August 22, 2013 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Civic projects in Boston, Las Vegas, Austin, and suburban Atlanta show that a ‘big vision’ can al...

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August 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction fir...

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Ennead Architects led the renovation and expansion of facilities for the Yale Ar
July 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The editors of Building Design+Construction magazine present the findings of the annual...

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July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of design and construction firms with the most revenue fr...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Structure Tone, DPR, Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest recon...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in
July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Architect of the Capitol this week released a dramatic video timeline of 220 years of buildin...

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July 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

This September, LEGO will expand its LEGO Creator Expert series with a 2,989-brick model of the i...

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July 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The master plan by OMA's Rem Koolhaas and Shohei Shigematsu beat out a submission by Danish studi...

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July 02, 2013 | USGBC

The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the wor...

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July 01, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A new report released today forecasts the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70...

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June 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenso...

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All images: Mirvish+Gehry
June 25, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A trio of mixed-use towers planned for an urban redevelopment project in Toronto has been redesig...

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Courtesy Gehry Partners LLP, 2013
June 25, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Frank Gehry's updated for a new Dwight D. Eisenhower memo...

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