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OnaltiDokuz, Istanbul, Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Aug 27, 2014
On the basis of preserving Istanbul's historic cityscape, the Turkish Council of State has ordered the municipality to demolish a completed, high-rise residential development overlooking the Marmara Sea.
Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright School at risk of losing accreditation
Aug 27, 2014
The Frank Lloyd School of Architecture may be stripped of its ability to confer Master of Architects students based on a revised by-law of the Higher Learning Commission.
Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University
Aug 27, 2014
More than 80% of college athletic directors plan to make significant investments in facilities over the next five years to target potential recruits and spectators, according to a new survey by AECOM and Ohio University.
Aug 27, 2014
A study examining what architects can learn from children, especially during the design process, is being carried out through the University of Sheffield's school of architecture. 
Aug 27, 2014
Cruzan announced make, a 175,000-square-foot office redevelopment project on the coast of Carlsbad, Calif. Cruzan will usher this next generation of community-based, integrated workspace into existence in fall 2014.
Local architects design a “Sky Street” for Shenzhen Bay City competition
Aug 26, 2014
The design for a new complex in Shenzhen’s bay area consists of highly reflective glass towers, expansive garden space, and a horizontal glass structure that connects the buildings.
Photos: James Steinkamp, Steinkamp Photography
Aug 26, 2014
With its sloping grass-covered green roof, the two-story building is at the intersection of the two historic original Western Reserve University and Case Institute of Technology campuses, and includes a walkway that connects the campuses.
Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.
Aug 25, 2014
Large portions of some skyscrapers are useless space used to artificially enhance their height, according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.
Aug 25, 2014
Choosing from 30,000 photos he took from the day construction began in 2006 to the day when construction was finished in 2012, Brooklyn-based photographer Benjamin Rosamund compressed 1,100 photos to create the two-minute video.
Photo: Zaha Hadid Architects
Aug 22, 2014
Hadid claims the reviewer falsely implied her indifference toward the plight of migrant workers in the Middle East, including those working on her World Cup stadium project in Qatar.
Aug 22, 2014
Mark Domino, the son-in-law of developer Douglas Durst, has developed an app, called Spireworks, that allows anyone with a smartphone to change the color of a building's lights.
Aug 12, 2014
The boost to apartment construction suggests that job gains are encouraging the creation of households.
Illustration: www.nctcog.org
Aug 21, 2014
Driven by New Urbanism, more than two dozen communities in the U.S. have loosened zoning restrictions in recent years.
Paséa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach, Calif., designed by WATG (hotel design) a
Aug 21, 2014
The acquisition of Callison, known predominantly for its leadership in retail and mixed-use design, builds on Arcadis’ strong global design and architecture position, currently provided by RTKL. 
Aug 21, 2014
An opulent Renaissance Revival building in downtown Detroit is being used as a parking garage.