These products brought a unique element and provided solutions to these six projects.
The location of six of the Frank Gehry buildings included in Voyager's Frank Gehry Architecture tour. Courtesy Google Earth.
Google Earth’s new ‘Voyager’ feature allows people to take interactive guided tours.
2017 marks the 17th year the AIA has rewarded projects and architects with the Housing Awards....
The plant wall is by CASE and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Courtesy SOM/©Albert Vecerka|Esto.
Façades that would make Dr. Seuss smile, living walls, and exterior wall space that doubles as ga...read more
The 14,000-sf Shift center, Chicago, focuses on enhancing clients’ physical performance by encouraging better health and nutrition habits. Courtesy Shift
A new medical facility in Chicago focuses on sustaining its customers’ human performance.
Streamsong Resort is a luxury golf, spa, and nature-based retreat located in rural Polk County, Fla. The resort’s six-story, 305,000-sf lodge includes 228 guest rooms, a conference center, a spa, a lakeside infinity pool, restaurants, a rooftop bar, and outdoor amenities. The Mosaic Company, a Fortune 500 producer of phosphate-based crop nutrients, developed the resort to showcase the potential of previously mined land. Photo: Al Hurley, Courtesy PCL
Today’s hospitality environments emphasize unique, localized experiences to attract and engage gu...read more
The research involved investigating the feasibility of adapting the design of a sustainable mixed-use high-rise building in the 2016 New York City market to Passivhaus requirements. Rendering: FXFOWLE
A new study conducted by FXFOWLE shows that Building Teams can meet stringent Passivhaus performa...read more
The Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles. A. Zahner fabricated the 308 stainless steel ribbons using its patented ZEPPS process. Photo: ©A. Zahner Co.
Three firms that specialize in façades that curve, twist, and turn see themselves as artisans of...read more
The Shop East innovation lab presents 13,500 sf of workspace across two floors with an emphasis o...read more
The movie takes a slightly darker tone than previous projects chronicling the starchitect’s rise...read more
Photo: Chris Cunningham Photography
Columbus Metropolitan Library, National Library of Latvia, and Varina Area Library were all honor...read more
PlanIt Impact's cloud-based platform is helping CB Properties and Milhaus Development plan a $24.3 million mixed-use building on 27th and Troost Streets in Kansas City, which will include 182 market-rate apartments and 12,000 sf of commercial space. The developers are using this platform to better understand operational costs so tenant occupancy would be more affordable. Image; Planit Impact
PlanIt Impact's sustainability scoring is based on myriad government and research data.
A rendering of Miami Worldcenter, a redevelopment in downtown Miami that architect Howard Elkus took a personal interest in. Image: Elkus Manfredi Architects.
Cofounder of Elkus Manfredi Architects, his career spanned five decades, and included a spectrum...read more
Rendering courtesy of Graphite Design Group
The building will provide 405,000 sf of office space in downtown Seattle.
Lamar Station Classroom for Urban Farming, Lakewood, Colo. Photo: Jesse Kuroiwa
The annual awards program, sponsored by the American Institute of Steel Construction, honors the...read more
Understanding the costs specifically related to activation is one of the keys to successfully occ...read more
Rendering courtesy of BIG
The new habitat will sit between two existing buildings, including the Elephant House designed by...read more
A new study by PwC details how the industrial sector could get more involved as an influencer, and possibly as investors, in the massive infrastructure spending program that federal lawmakers and The White House now seem committed to moving forward. Image: Pixabay
The accounting and consulting firm PwC offers the industrial sector a five-step approach to getti...read more
Ulbricht will be working with Skender’s executive leadership team to augment partnerships and exp...read more
The 18-story, 350-room Hotel Indigo in downtown Los Angeles, which opens in June, will feature a grand lobby space with a playful design aesthetic that harkens back to the city's storied past, with references to a budding movie industry and the 1920s. Hirsch Bedner Associates designed the hotel. Image: Hotel Indigo
HKS and HBA even see a demand for hotels catering to “agritourism.”
Courtesy of Blank on Blank
Given more time, Wright wanted to rebuild the country and change the nation.
Paris, Frankfurt, and Macau are all on the list, but none of them are more expensive than the cit...read more
The Rose Pauson House. Rendering courtesy of David Romero, Hooked on The Past
Architect David Romero recreated the Larkin Administration Building and the Rose Pauson House wit...read more
Maureen Dobbins, Lawrence Keenan, and Arthur Sanders to lead chapters of BOMA, AIA, and ICRI....
This paper is the first in a planned three-part series of studies on the evolution of diverse off...read more
2017 marks the first time that three architects together are honored with the prize.
The AIA Associates Award is given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding le...read more
Young Architects are defined as professionals who have been licensed 10 years or fewer regardless...read more
Sub-metering refers to monitoring systems added on specific equipment, systems, processes, or floors to determine where energy is being used. Tracking energy consumption through sub-metering is currently at a 40—60% ratio of clients who do and do not install sub-metering.
For owners of existing buildings, retrocommissioning creates a baseline to compare future buildin...read more