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An aerial view of the Susan B. Anthony School in Daly City, Calif., one of the signature projects of Deems Lewis McKinley, which specializes in K-12 design. Image: DLM

January 19, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The combination is expected to bolster HED’s presence in northern California and the K-12 sector....

General Motors Design Auditorium, Detroit, designed by SmithGroupJJR. Photo: James Haefner Photography

January 13, 2017 | AIA + BD+C

The Shigeru Ban-designed Aspen Art Museum and the General Motors Design Auditorium by SmithGroupJ...

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As the population ages, designers of commercial and multifamily applications are incorporating new solutions to meet those demands. Ergonomics can be an integral part of design, manufacturing, and use. Nowhere is this more critical than in bathroom design.

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January 11, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Practically every building typology is evolving to meet the needs of the innovation economy. Why...

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Rendering courtesy of Forbes Massie

January 10, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The proposal was the winning entry in a design competition asking for ways to strengthen the iden...

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Rendering courtesy of Space Exploration Architecture

January 09, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

As setting foot on Mars becomes a more realistic goal, the search for how to best develop Archite...

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Photo courtesy CannonDesign

January 06, 2017 | CannonDesign

“The Final Rule presents a considerable update to the life safety directives most healthcare syst...

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Architectural licensure authorities in Australia and New Zealand have agreed to a process through which architects in the U.S. can earn licenses in those countries. More than half of the licensing boards in the U.S. have signed onto this arrangement, which took two years to work out. Pixabay Public Domain

January 05, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

NCARB finalizes reciprocal agreement with Australia and New Zealand.

Photo: Pixabay

January 03, 2017 | BD+C Staff

If your firm is not converting at least a third of project proposals when competing for new work,...

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Photo: Elizabeth Anderson via flickr

December 22, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The update includes a new compliance path and significant technical changes affecting building en...

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December 14, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Popular among engineers, hackathons are forums that encourage “constructive collision” by bringin...

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December 14, 2016 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Regardless of which side of the aisle you stand on, election night was a jaw-dropping moment. ...

Courtesy Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

December 09, 2016 | AIA

LMSA is the 54th AIA Architecture Firm Award recipient.

Goldschmidt House, designed by Paul Revere Williams. Photo Credit: Jerry Novak, Wikimedia Creative Commons

December 08, 2016 | AIA

The Gold Medal honors an individual whose significant body of work has had a lasting influence on...

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The High Line Park Passage and Spur

December 08, 2016 | NYC Public Design Commission

2016 marked the 34th year the Public Design Commission has handed out its Excellence in Design Aw...

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December 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Fitwel building certification was developed to foster positive impacts on building occupant healt...

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The centerpieces of District Distilling in Washington D.C. are its stills that make gin, vodka, rum, and whiskey. A law change in 2014 allowed local distilleries to pour what they make onsite. Image: District Distilling Co./Amber Frederiksen 

November 20, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The stylish location targets customers craving craft spirits and late-night dining.

Photo courtesy of Jaydec, Wikimedia Commons

November 18, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is one of only three Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings in the state.

Rendering courtesy of Santiago Calatrava

November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Three more major firms are making a permanent home in Dubai.

Rendering courtesy of Adjaye Associates via The Illuminated River Foundation

November 11, 2016 |

The competition is searching for the best design for lighting the bridges of central London.

A survey of more than 8,600 architects reveals a perception gap between men and women about their career development and advancement opportunities. Image: Pixabay

November 04, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Female architects still feel disadvantaged when it comes to career advancement. 

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November 02, 2016 | NCARB

The newest version of the exam required for an architecture license, ARE 5.0, launched on Nov. 1....

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November 02, 2016 | AIA

Top films address accessibility for the disabled, 18th century urban planning, and a recycling fa...

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October 31, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

All but four owners/developers on the list are located in the United Arab Emirates, China, or Hon...

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October 26, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm has worked on almost one-fifth of the 100 tallest buildings in the world.

October 24, 2016 | AAP

The AAP recognizes the most outstanding architecture worldwide across three disciplines: architec...

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Image courtesy of cuningham group architecture Inc.

October 21, 2016 | AIA

The program honors projects that highlight collaboration between design and construction teams to...

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Photo: Chuck Choi

October 21, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The pavilion uses sound to represent the movement of the International Space Station and 19 earth...

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Courtesy of Perkins+Will

October 20, 2016 | Ken Higa and Josh Vel

Planning for places that foster effective innovation is still an emerging process, but the consta...

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Photo: Pixabay

October 17, 2016 | American Council of Engineering Companies

The American Council of Engineering Companies’ third quarter Engineering Business Index rose 6.2...

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For the cover of “Raising the Bar: The Life and Work of Gerald D. Hines,” the real estate pioneer posed with his signature development, Houston’s Pennzoil Place, as the backdrop. 

October 14, 2016 | David Barista, Editorial Director 

Over a span of nearly 30 years, Gerald D. Hines and Philip Johnson teamed to create more than a d...

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