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01 Jul

Jean Nouvel in NYMag profile: "I create a film in my head."

Equipments

Lunch is an important ritual in his workday, a discussion lubricated by copious amounts of …

30 Jun

Opening of Damien Hirst’s new London art space scheduled for October

News

Opening in October, Newport Street Gallery is the realisation of Hirst’s long-term ambition to share …

23 Jun

A black museum for "The White City of the North": Moreau Kusunoki Architectes selected to design Guggenheim Helsinki

Equipments

One year and 1,715 entries later, the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition has selected Paris-based Moreau Kusunoki Architectes as …

16 Jun

Guggenheim director Richard Armstrong talks Helsinki, Abu Dhabi, New York

Interviews

We spoke to Richard Armstrong, the director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, …

16 Jun

Works by Le Corbu and Louis Kahn in Ahmedabad left off historic conservation list

News

The father of modern architecture Le Corbusier and the most influential architects of the 20th …

16 Jun

How the "Chinese Steve Jobs" is trying to build the ideal city

High-Rise

He has a vision of a future where his company makes a third of the …

15 Jun

Amsterdam’s ambitious IJburg housing project on 10 artificial islands keeps growing

Projects

Right now, Amsterdam’s Center Island (Centrumeiland in Dutch) doesn’t look like much […] The island, …

12 Jun

Tadao Ando shares his design ambitions for 152 Elizabeth Street in New York

Interviews

Tadao Ando’s first ever NYC building — the brutalist condo tower project 152 Elizabeth Street — is …

11 Jun

Luxury Anthropocene: Dubai gets its first private floating islands

News

Completely stable on the water, the base of the island is built to last for …

05 Jun

Top architects defend some of the most hated buildings in the world

News

Can the field’s top minds change the way we think about a doomed housing project …