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03 Jun

Foster’s Out, Ingels’ In: BIG-Designed Two World Trade Center to House News Corp. and 21st Century Fox

News

“This isn’t your grandfather’s Wall Street.”According to a statement issued on Tuesday, the design of …

02 Jun

Googleplex expansion pivots BIG and Heatherwick design onto new site

News

Google already had building rights for a fifth site overlooking Charleston Park, just east of …

28 May

X-Architects wins competition to design new Mecca master plan with focus on pedestrians

Competitions

UAE-based X-Architects has won a competition to design a new masterplan for Makkah, Saudi Arabia …

28 May

Uber HQ headed to San Francisco’s Mission Bay

Corporate

The heart of the campus, designed by SHoP Architects and interior designer Studio O+A, is …

21 May

Frank Gehry Awarded Getty Medal For "Changing the Course of Architecture"

News

Gehry becomes the first designer or artist to win the award that the Getty launched …

21 May

Landmarked Four Seasons restaurant must not be changed, NYC landmarks commission rules

News

The interior of the Four Seasons restaurant, a vision of Modernist elegance with its French …

21 May

New York & London ranked highest in 2015 Global Cities Index

News

New York and London remain the world’s most global cities, as they are the only …

21 May

Race to build Dubai’s second tallest tower heats up

High-Rise

Dubai is home to the iconic 828-metre high Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower, but …

20 May

Growing up in Case Study House #22: The Stahl House

Interviews

[The Stahl House] may be more famous for its breathtaking view of the Sunset Strip, …

20 May

AIA launches second video in "Look Up" campaign featuring a blind architect

Interviews

Entitled “An Architect’s Story”, the video features Chris Downey, a blind architect and founder of “Architecture …