The cafe space in the Capital One Cafe

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Mixed-Use | September 14, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new branch in downtown Santa Monica offers 8,400 sf of space designed by Gwynne Pugh Urban Studio.

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Art Galleries | April 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The wooden façade is a link to the history of the area as a wood market.

Architects | April 20, 2017 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Rachel Casanova and Christine Dansereau

We have been preaching “good design matters” for a long time, demonstrating the connection between the physical envir...

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Codes and Standards | April 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Only one of several attempts has had an impact in recent years.

Sustainability | April 20, 2017 | AIA and BD+C Staff

In its 21st year, the Top Ten Awards highlight projects that exemplify the integration of great design and great perf...

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Urban Planning | April 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Snøhetta-designed project nearly doubles the size of public space at one of the most visited attractions in the U...

The site of the future project. Photo courtesy of Sigurjon Gudjonsson, NYC DOT 

Architects | April 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The winning team will have $900,000 to design and implement their proposal.

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Market Data | April 19, 2017 | AIA

Balanced growth results in billings gains in all regions.

Sustainability | April 19, 2017 | BD+C Staff | Elizabeth Heider, Chief Sustainability Officer, Skanska USA

When you consider that 90% of our time is spent in buildings, how these environments can contribute to workplace prod...

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Codes and Standards | April 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The updated versions include full support for variable speed DX coils, enhanced plant auto-sizing, new fan model, and...

The location of six of the Frank Gehry buildings included in Voyager's Frank Gehry Architecture tour. Courtesy Google Earth.

Architects | April 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Google Earth’s new ‘Voyager’ feature allows people to take interactive guided tours.

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | April 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium is now scheduled to open on Aug. 26 in a preseason game between the Falcons and the Jaguars.

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Codes and Standards | April 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Eneref Institute creates networking group of school administrators for ideas to overcome market obstacles.

Multifamily Housing | April 18, 2017 | AIA + BD+C Staff

2017 marks the 17th year the AIA has rewarded projects and architects with the Housing Awards.

Photo: Garrett Rowland

Office Building Design | April 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

An open plan with social hubs maximizes co-working and engagement.

Rendering courtesy of Architects of Invention.

Multifamily Housing | April 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Garden Hill will provide an ‘oasis-like residence’ for Birmingham’s growing, multicultural student population.

Ceilings | April 17, 2017 | Rockfon

The University of Toronto’s $52.5 million, 126,788-square-foot Environmental Science & Chemistry Building is the...

BIM and Information Technology | April 17, 2017 | Cannon Design Blog | Brian Skripac

Now more than ever, owners are becoming extremely focused on leveraging BIM to deliver their projects.

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Codes and Standards | April 17, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Enforcement will begin Sept. 23, three months later than planned. 

The plant wall is by CASE and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Courtesy SOM/©Albert Vecerka|Esto. 

Projects | April 17, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Façades that would make Dr. Seuss smile, living walls, and exterior wall space that doubles as gallery space are all...

Rendering courtesy of Haseef Rafiei.

3D Printing | April 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is designed to print and dispense its own dwellings in vending machine-obsessed Tokyo.

Tangram Studio worked with Boston Consulting Group and the design firm Shubin Donaldson to come up with a resilient workspace for BCD's 45,000 sf of office space in downtown Los Angeles. Furniture customization is one of five divisions that Tangram Interiors has expanded into over the past decade and a half. Image: Tangram Interiors

Office Building Design | April 17, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Customization and technology drive sales for Tangram Interiors.

Glass and Glazing | April 14, 2017 | Vitro Glass

Located in Wilmington, Delaware, Nemours/duPont hospital has undergone a series of expansions since it was founded in...

The renovation of Rancho Los Amigos Rehabilitation Center will provide more than 30% of open space on the Downey, Calif., campus. The design-build team for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works. Photo courtesy SmithGroupJJR.

Healthcare Facilities | April 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A famed rehab center is reconfigured to make room for more outdoor gardens, parks, and open space. 

Photos by Tom Cwenar

Coatings | April 14, 2017 | PPG

In striving to create the greenest office tower in the world, PNC, Gensler and their partners constructed a building...

The outdoor space of the new Whitney Museum of American Art in New York has been wired to accommodate A/V presentations and other kinds of theatrical performances. Image: Matthew Carasella

Art Galleries | April 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Owners would like to get more value from their exterior spaces. One architecture firm details how it made that happen...

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Green | April 14, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Vertical farms will bring new farmable space to the city.

Coatings | April 14, 2017 | Jeff Alexander |

Regardless of age, culture, and training, color creates shared mood associations and shifts our perceptions.

NYULangone Medical Center recently unveiled details about its $32.9 million, 55,000-sf Joan H. and Preston Robert Tisch medical center, which is slated to open at the Essex Crossing development site in downtown New York City in late 2018. Image: Dattner Architects

Healthcare Facilities | April 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new CBRE survey finds that equity set aside for purchases continues to outshoot the availability of in-demand suppl...

SOM, this project's architect, softened the Public Safety Answering Center II's exterior with a reflective aluminum façade. Courtesy SOM/©Albert Vecerka|Esto.

Sustainability | April 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

SOM’s design for New York’s second Public Safety Answering Center leans on strategically placed windows and the outdo...

The 14,000-sf Shift center, Chicago, focuses on enhancing clients’ physical performance by encouraging better health and nutrition habits. Courtesy Shift

Healthcare Facilities | April 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new medical facility in Chicago focuses on sustaining its customers’ human performance.

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