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Dec 17, 2014
In its annual forecast, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat predicts that 2015 will be the "Year of the Woodscraper," and that New York’s troubled B2 modular high-rise project will get back on track.
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Dec 17, 2014
The AIA's Architecture Billings Index for November was 50.9, down from a mark of 53.7 in October. Despite the drop, the ABI continued its seven-month run of positive scores (above 50).
All rendering courtesy Valode & Pistre
Dec 16, 2014
The $1 billion tower will have 114 stories, alluding to the 114 chapters of the Koran.
Renderings: SHoP Architects
Dec 15, 2014
The scheme includes a proposed 500-foot luxury residential tower that would jut out into the harbor, extending the Manhattan grid out into the waterfront.
Photo courtesy Greg O'Beirne/Wikimedia Commons
Dec 15, 2014
The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation announced today that it approved a possible path toward independent incorporation of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture by raising $2 million before the end of 2015.
Dec 15, 2014
Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects has been commissioned to design the $325 million Gilder Center for Science, Education and Innovation at the American Museum of Natural History in New York.
Dec 15, 2014
ARTIC’s flexible design ensures that it can serve as a southern terminus for California’s future high-speed rail system.
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Dec 12, 2014
The company aims to build 100 new DD Green-certified restaurants by the end of 2016.
Dec 12, 2014
Danish firm COBE has been announced the winner in a contest to design a new Adidas flagship building in Herzogenaurach, Germany. It beat out 29 other teams, including REX and Zaha Hadid. 
Photo: Gerry Padden, courtesy SOM
Dec 12, 2014
Gerry Padden's winning photo offers a striking juxtaposition of the Brooklyn Bridge with the sparkling One World Trade Center tower. 
Dec 11, 2014
The AIA Architecture Firm Award, given annually, is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture firm and recognizes a practice that consistently has produced distinguished architecture for at least 10 years. 
The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville Ark., designed by Safd
Dec 11, 2014
The AIA Gold Medal, voted on annually, honors an individual whose significant body of work has had a lasting influence on the theory and practice of architecture. 
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Dec 16, 2014
The proposal, among other things, would impose a rental registration program and fee targeted at keeping better track of problem landlords.
Photo: Thomas Pintaric via Wikimedia Commons
Dec 16, 2014
The ambitious program would focus on some apartment buildings built before 1978 and concrete buildings constructed before 1976.
Photo: Daniel Schwen via Wikimedia Commons
Dec 16, 2014
New York State’s building code is outdated and is hampering the recruitment of high-tech employers, according to a coalition of construction, fire safety, and insurance industry groups.