Architecture

The world of Pandora, created by James Cameron for the blockbuster film Avatar, will be the next addition to Disney's Animal Kingdom park in Orlando, Florida.
15 hours ago   Variety
<p>Robert B. Tierney, chairman of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, has the difficult job of deciding which parts of city are worthy of preservation, and which parts need to make way for something new.</p>
Jan 29, 2007   The New York Times
<p>Officials in Honolulu is considering increasing the height limitations that dictate how tall buildings can rise in the beachside city. The mayor and city council hope that an increase in density will bring sustainable growth to the city.</p>
Jan 28, 2007   Honolulu Star Bulletin
<p>An 18 million square-foot hotel and commercial resort in Las Vegas is set to become the largest LEED-certified project in the U.S. when it opens in 2009. Other builders are expected to follow the green path in Nevada, where tax breaks are generous.</p>
Jan 25, 2007   Las Vegas Sun
<p>Architects and dictators have had a long and uneasy relationship throughout history.</p>
Jan 23, 2007   Signandsight.com
<p>Preservationists are working to save the city's historic homes, under threat from Katrina victims who are interested in building modern housing.</p>
Jan 23, 2007   The Los Angeles Times
<p>A New York architect takes on the challenge of redesigning a 1920's era building in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood.</p>
Jan 19, 2007   The New York Times
<p>Mass production and prefabrication have revolutionized the manufacturing of cars, planes and ships -- now a number of pioneering builders and architects are applying these technologies to the housing industry.</p>
Jan 17, 2007   Wired
<p>The father of New Urbanism takes on avant-garde architects and environmentalists as he talks about his latest project in Vancouver, Canada.</p>
Jan 16, 2007   The Tyee
<p>French architect Jean Pierre Heim has proposed creating a semi-outdoor multimedia entertainment center in Shanghai -- a cinema, shopping center and restaurant all-in-one.</p>
Jan 16, 2007   Shanghai Daily
<p>The cost effective Katrina Cottage continues its evolution in the form of a schoolhouse.</p>
Jan 15, 2007   Huntersville Herald