Photos: David Wakely, courtesy Harley Ellis Devereaux
The 9,500-sf facility is California's first Net Zero Energy-certified building.
"Real-time weather data [makes] the light move, and articulate the architecture of the building to give it a sense of elegance and presence,” lighting designer Bruce Ramus said. Rendering courtesy Lend Lease Group
The tower will be illuminated by 164-foot-tall beams of LED light based on weather updates from t...read more
To create an inviting, nonscientific aesthetic for the high-containment lab facility, the team incorporated splashes of color, timber cladding, and pleasing proportions into the exterior scheme. Photo: © James Brittain
A daring Building Team breaks the bunker mentality common to research containment with this light...read more
An internal “connecting bridge” (above) brings the outdoors indoors via glass panels, and provides a welcome respite for staff and visitors moving from one area of the hospital to another. Photo: Bruce Damonte
Skanska and NBBJ join forces with Sutter Health on a medical center project where all three parti...read more
Photo: OTRS via Wikimedia Commons
Georgia's state legislature is considering a measure to require all state buildings to only use g...read more
The apartment building will feature a south-facing, second-floor terrace and enclosed parking for bikes and cars. Rendering by Sullivan Goulette & Wilson via Chicago Architecture Blog
The infamous neighborhood’s Saint Dominic’s Church “was instrumental in taming a part of the city...read more
Mission Branch Library, San Antonio, designed by Muñoz and Company. Photo: Chris Cooper/Luis M. Garza
The new Cedar Rapids Public Library and the restored Slover Library in Norfolk, Va., are among si...read more
One of its attractions is a nine-acre rooftop park, designed by CMG Landscape Architecture, which includes a half-mile looping walking path. More than 400 trees were planted on what Wired magazine calls “a garden-roofed fantasyland.” Photo courtesy Facebook
Employees have started moving into Facebook’s new headquarters, a 435,555-sf building in Menlo Pa...read more
IBM Watson immersion room and interactive video wall. Image: The Switzer Group
The new headquarters for the former Jeopardy champ was conceived as a showcase for Watson’s capab...read more
The apartments' living areas will open to a central courtyard through double French windows, which will flood the spaces with natural light. Renderings courtesy Stark James, LLC
The eight-unit complex, called Containers on Grand, was inspired by the need for affordable and s...read more
Miller's Court in Baltimore, Md. Photo: Billy Michels, courtesy Bruner Foundation Inc.
As part of its new Urban Placemaking and Management degree, Pratt will offer courses on topics su...read more
Rendering courtesy Perkins+Will
The conceptual plans for a 700-foot-tall, 65-story condominium tower in New York City were unveil...read more
Photo: Fotos GOVBA/flickr
BIM coordination has dramatically reduced change orders during the construction period. Unfortuna...read more
The design is the result of a six-month collaboration between local and international firms. Renderings courtesy Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association
Amenities of the facility include a performance venue that seats 2,220, a smaller one that seats...read more
The University of Oregon's Hatfield-Dowlin Football Performance Center earned a Merit Award for the design and structure of the facility. Image: Jeremy Bittermann
Calatrava's soaring Innovation Science and Technology Building at Florida Polytechnic University...read more
IRS headquarters building. Photo: IRS
The action also calls for an increase in the share of renewable energy in the federal government’...read more
The 182-bed Aurora, Colo., hospital has incurred more than $1 billion in cost overruns. The Army Corps of Engineers has taken over the management of the project. Rendering: VA
The VA construction program took more hits recently after the chairman of a congressional Committ...read more
A faucet from the Taper series, designed by BIG. Photo courtesy Kallista
This Danish starchitect elevates the toilet paper holder (and other bathroom accessories).
The 18-megawatt data center will be connected to Falun’s energy grid, and excess heat from its servers and equipment will warm buildings in the town’s district heating system. Renderings: http://ecodatacenter.se
Excess heat and steam from its servers and IT equipment will warm homes in a town already known f...read more
The 7132 Tower, as this hotel is being called, would be the central piece of a resort complex that would also include two buildings designed by Pritzker Prize winners: Peter Zumthor and Tadao Ando. Renderings courtesy Morphosis
Vals is a village of roughly 1,000 people, nestled in the Alps in Switzerland. That might seem li...read more
The Japanese firm's sloping design pays homage to rail tracks. Renderings courtesy Kengo Kuma & Associates.
The new station will serve as a hub to connect Paris' northern suburbs with the core.
The resort would be built in multiple stages over several years, with the first phase scheduled for completion sometime 2017. Rendering courtesy Steelman Partners
The plan calls for adapting 80-85% of the unfinished Echelon casino structure for the new $4 bill...read more
One challenge required onsite bending of CFA panels for the curved portion of the facility. Photo courtesy of Metl-Span.
The goal from the beginning was to construct an energy efficient building with insulated metal pa...read more
The development will overlook an old harbor in Stockholm's industrial district on the island of Djurgården. Renderings courtesy Tham & Videgård Arkitekter
The four towers, 20 stories each, will be made entirely out of Swedish pine, from frame to façade...
Photo depicts thousands of Hurricane Katrina survivors from New Orleans. Andrea Booher/FEMA
A ULI panel of experts recommends a $242 million renovation that converts the massive building in...read more
The 32,000 square feet of panels were installed in a six-week period.
Architects help Nashville government transform a struggling mall into a new community space.
According to research from George Mason University’s Center for Regional Analysis, apartments contribute more to the New York metropolitan area’s economy—$111.5 billion annually—than in any other market. Screen shot: WeAreApartments.com
The groups claim that there are more than 37 million Americans—12% of the population—living in ju...read more
The Sterling Collection at Silverleaf will include 213 condos in a five-building enclave within the DC Ranch master plan in Scottsdale, Ariz. Renderings and photos courtesy Cypress Development Group
The Sterling Collection in Arizona will include the first robotic parking garage for a West-Coast...read more
AQ Rittenhouse, Philadelphia. Rendering: Aquinas Realty, BLT Architects
Authentic public spaces, pet-friendly options, and inviting, tech-focused lobbies are among the k...read more
The campus’ lower floors will be open public space shared with the neighborhood, while the upper floors are used exclusively by the institute. Renderings courtesy Ronald Lu & Partners
The project's twin-tower design opens the campus up to the neighboring public green space, while...read more