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Oct 21, 2014
The hospital will spend $150 million for a new Bone and Joint Institute, with an inpatient hospital building and ambulatory building with offices for orthopedics, rheumatology, neurosciences and five ambulatory surgery rooms.
Oct 21, 2014
Jumeirah Group, a hotel group forming a part of investment group Dubai Holding, has chosen Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster to design two of three of its proposed resorts in Nanjing, Wuhan, and Haikou.
Oct 20, 2014
The retractable roof, which measures a whopping 1,017-feet across, is made from translucent ETFE plastic panels supported with metal rigging that arches over the main pitch.
Oct 20, 2014
The five-floor, 148,000-square-foot building will merge more than 400 student residences with a 20,000-square-foot “garage” open for any student to attend events, build prototypes, launch companies and more.
Oct 20, 2014
The new Everyman Theatre in Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins has won the coveted RIBA Stirling Prize 2014 for the best building of the year. Now in its 19th year, the RIBA Stirling Prize is the UK’s most prestigious architecture prize. 
Oct 19, 2014
Designed by SmithGroupJJR and Gallagher & Associates, renovated center shows public its unique role as office, stage, museum, park, and home.
Oct 17, 2014
In the design, the ends of the bridge are pulled upward to form an "X" shape. It allows ample room for add-ons such as a cafe and performance space, in addition to open space for plazas, lawns, and urban agriculture plots. 
Images courtesy Federico Babina
Oct 16, 2014
Graphic designer Federico Babina has made a name for himself when it comes to art inspired by architecture, or more accurately, art inspired by architecture that's inspired by other forms of art. 
Photo: Lance Cpl. Casey Jones, United States Marine Corps via Wikimedia Commons
Oct 17, 2014
Among the challenges the armed forces may face is rising sea levels that could put Navy docks and other installations under water in places like Norfolk, Va., Honolulu, and other coastal locations.
The Kennedy-Warren Apartment Building in Washington, D.C. Photo: Wikimedia Commo
Oct 17, 2014
The least energy efficient multifamily property may be spending $165,000 more in annual energy costs than a similar property operating the most efficiently, according to a new white paper released by Fannie Mae.
Byron G. Rogers U.S. Courthouse, Denver. Photo: courtesy GSA
Oct 17, 2014
LEED Silver may be used, and in some instances, the Green Globes program may be substituted, according to a new regulation by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture via Wikimedia Commons
Oct 17, 2014
New York City’s plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 includes tripling the amount of solar power generated from city-owned buildings.
Renderings: courtesy Henning Larsen Architects
Oct 16, 2014
Danish firm Henning Larsen Architects won Frederikssung municipality’s architecture competition for a regional train station in the planned city of Vinge—Denmark’s largest urban development.
Photo: Conrad Nutschan via Wikimedia Commons
Oct 16, 2014
Public libraries will avoid being relegated to the scrap heap of history in a digital age as long as they continue to serve as platforms for learning, creativity, and innovation that strengthen their communities, according to a new Aspen...
Photos by Daniel Büche via The Creators Project
Oct 16, 2014
The project, named Lichtgrenze (or Border of Light), makes for a colossal art installation dividing Berlin back to East and West. Eight thousand LED light-filled balloons, each 11 feet high, will line the path.