Cultural Facilities

June 24, 2009 |

After a slight decline in April, the Architecture Billings Index was up a tenth of a point to 42....

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June 22, 2009 |

Most of us know the fuel efficiency of our cars, but what about our buildings? ASHRAE is working...

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June 22, 2009 |

Construction is under way on a new museum dedicated to the man behind the Disney empire. Set to o...

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June 18, 2009 |

Batson-Cook Company recently completed the $91 million National Infantry Museum in Columbus, Geor...

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June 01, 2009 |

Turner Construction Company announced that the second quarter 2009 Turner Building Cost Index, wh...

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June 01, 2009 |

Construction spending for education expanded modestly but steadily through March, while at the sa...

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June 01, 2009 |

The curtain opens on the Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center at Kent State University in early 2010...

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June 01, 2009 |

The Durst Organization and Bank of America have opened New York's first LEED-certified theater, t...

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October 06, 2008 |

The show will go on in Kansas City’s beloved Music Hall and Municipal Auditorium thanks to a fast...

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October 06, 2008 |

The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Program Place is the headquarters for the largest Girl Sco...

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October 06, 2008 |

Five years ago, the town of Harvard, Mass., which lies about 30 miles west of Boston, faced two p...

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October 06, 2008 |

Since its founding in 1794, when what is now the state of Maine was still part of the Commonwealt...

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October 06, 2008 |

Since 1916, the Utah State Capitol building has served as the foundation of Utah’s government, ho...

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October 06, 2008 |

In 1985, the city of San Diego ordered the historic Balboa Theatre, its beleaguered performing ar...

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October 01, 2008 |

At a time when institutions of higher learning are spending tens of millions of dollars erecting...

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September 01, 2007 | By Kristin Foster, Editorial Intern

The famed Griffith Observatory, located in the heart of the Hollywood hills, receives close to tw...

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September 01, 2007 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Old Patent Office Building in Washington, D.C., completed in 1867, houses two Smithsonian Ins...

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September 01, 2007 | By Anne Hartman, Editorial Intern

As the home to Harvard's Hasty Pudding Theatricals—the oldest theatrical company in the nation—12...

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September 01, 2007 | By Anne Hartman, Editorial Intern

Located in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood, Victory Gardens Theater Company has welcomed up-a...

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September 01, 2007 | By Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editor

The Virginia State Capitol Building—originally designed by Thomas Jefferson and almost as old as...

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September 01, 2007 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

When tasked with transforming an early 1920s Italian Renaissance bank building into a fully funct...

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September 01, 2007 | By Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editor

As a shining symbol of civic pride in Los Angeles County, Pasadena City Hall stood as the stately...

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June 01, 2007 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

How important are athletic programs to U.S. school districts? Here's one leading indicator: In 20...

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October 01, 2006 | Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Through a unique partnership between a public media organization and a performing arts/education...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

Designed by H. H. Richardson in the 1870s to serve the city's burgeoning Back Bay neighborhood, T...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

Opened in 1933, the observation deck at Rockefeller Center was designed to evoke the elegant prom...

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October 01, 2006 | By Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editor

As part of a major revitalization of downtown Durham, N.C., locally based Capitol Broadcasting Co...

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Skanska USA

Designed by Grimshaw Architects, the 250,000-sf museum will serve as an economic engine and cultu...

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