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.read more
Seven buildings are part of the University of Kentucky Residential Revival project, once complete they all are seeking LEED certification.
Residential spaces that need to meet high traffic demands while accommodating an ever-changing po...read more
Rendering courtesy Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
The public will now judge the five proposals by providing comments and feedback.
A simple system for versatile architectural forms
The largest building on campus, it was designed by ...read more
Mypower will install 150 solar panels on the roof, making it the oldest cathedral in the UK, and...read more
Expo Light Rail Phase 2, a $700 million project, is the final stage that connects downtown Los Angeles to its beaches. The 6.6-mile, seven-station extension opened last May, and will be one of Greenbuild's project tours. Image: Courtesy of Skanska
Skanska-built light-rail extension in Los Angeles achieves Envision’s highest recognition.
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The design is not just meant to be aesthetically pleasing, but can also help patients with dement...read more
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Overall construction for hotel projects is up, but the current number of hotels currently being b...read more
SmithGroupJJR, Leo A Daly, Clark Group, Walsh Group, Apogee Consulting Group, and Heapy Engineeri...read more
The park will serve as an urban oasis of outdoor activities for the surrounding area.
Rendering courtesy of HOK
The Atlanta Falcons new home is expected to save 40% in energy usage than a typical NFL stadium....
Rendering courtesy of Lee & Associates via Curbed Atlanta
The tower would be built on a site currently occupied by a Hertz Car Rental and parking lot.
Gensler, Leo A Daly, Brasfield & Gorrie, Layton Construction, and AECOM top Building Design+C...read more
The OH-1 redevelopment project in Tokyo, one of that metro's biggest projects, is designed to recall the past and look forward to the future. Image: courtesy SOM / © Methanoia
Mitsui Fudosan and SOM join forces to create OH-1, a mixed-use complex with a prominent public sq...read more
Rendering courtesy of Foster + Partners
The glass building provides the illusion of floating above a stone plinth.
Sterling Bay's proposal for a 958-foot-tall office tower is among an array of development and redevelopment projects it has in the works in Chicago. Image: SOM via skyscraperpage.com
The building is one of several projects that are filling this developer’s plate in this city....
HLM Architects' proposal for the new Moscow Circus School looks like it's about to take flight. Its design used a bug's wing casing as its model. Image: Arch Daily
The proposal would make the school’s activities more transparent to the public.
Photo courtesy of The Hotel at Oberlin
The Hotel at Oberlin anchors the Peter B. Lewis Gateway Center, the cornerstone of Oberlin’s Gree...read more
A 1920s-era rail passenger car—a reminder of Jim Crow segregation laws—at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, which will open September 24 on the National Mall. The team of Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroupJJR, Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, and Ralph Applebaum Associates performed the design. Clark Group, Smoot Construction, and HJ Russell and Co. served as CM. Courtesy Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroupJJR.
Preserving history is still their core function, but museums are using fresh approaches to engage...read more
Rendering courtesy of OPEN via ArchDaily
OPEN, SANAA Ateliers Jean Nouvel and David Chipperfield Architects are the final four firms c...read more
Rendering courtesy of Hickory Street Capital
The hotel will provide a four-star experience to guests during baseball season and, just as impor...read more
Rendering courtesy of Forbes Massie/ Heatherwick Studio
The installation is designed by British architect Thomas Heatherwick and will be the centerpiece...read more
Project area with HMFH’s “joyous” color treatment. Photo: Ed Wonsek / Courtesy HMFH Architects
HMFH has designed three elementary schools based on the premise that project-based activities pro...read more
The museum includes models from Japanese architects including Shingeru Ban, Kengo Kuma, and Riken...read more
Rendering courtesy of Moreau Kusunoki Architects via Gugenheimhelsinki.org
Construction of the museum relied heavily on state funding, which has officially been denied....
Image courtesy of CannonDesign and NEUF architect(e)s
The project will combine three aging hospitals into one complex.
The 26-story hotel spanning 96,000 square-feet needed a way to not only differentiate itself amon...read more
The massive DAYTONA Rising Project in progress.
Daytona International Speedway has undergone a $400 million full-scale makeover to update the fac...read more
Rendering courtesy of Luxigon
The cube-shaped building is clad in translucent book-matched marble.
The Campus North Residential Commons, located at the north edge of the University of Chicago's campus in the Windy City's Hyde Park section, is meant to create a “gateway” for students and the community alike. Image: Tom Harris Photography/courtesy of the University of Chicago
Abundant common spaces give students more chances to interact.
A study finds the impact can be as much as 25% per year.