Architecture

September 28, 2001, 7am PDT
Design professionals met to discuss ideas for rebuilding the World Trade Center in New York.
The New York Times
September 28, 2001, 5am PDT
The terrorist attacks are changing the way architects and planners are thinking about the new look of the American workplace.
Fast Company
September 27, 2001, 11am PDT
Most cities in the Atlanta metro region are strengthening tree ordinances as demand for tree protection grows.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
September 27, 2001, 10am PDT
Atlanta'vision for its downtown is to encourage pedestrian activity. So why is the city ready to cut downtown trees to make space for new parking?
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
September 27, 2001, 7am PDT
Some see beauty in the twisted aluminium facade wreckage at the site of the collapsed World Trade Center and are calling for its preservation.
The New York Times
September 27, 2001, 5am PDT
San Francisco was intentionally built on an earthquake fault. The symbolism of the place more important than the danger.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 26, 2001, 8am PDT
The World Trade Center buildings -- designed to comply with building codes -- included architectural and structural elements that enabled occupants to evacuate.
The Washington Post
September 25, 2001, 4pm PDT
In Chicago, the birthplace of the skyscraper, occupants of the Sears Tower worry about security.
The Washington Post
September 25, 2001, 8am PDT
The San Francisco Chronicle surveys architectus about what they think should be rebuilt in lower Manhattan.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 25, 2001, 7am PDT
The skyscraper, a signature of 20th century architecture, faces an uncertain future.
The Washington Post
September 25, 2001, 5am PDT
In the aftermath of the WTC attacks, will security needs transform our cities? This article looks at new urbanism, defensible space, and previous attempts to design secure cities.
The New York Times
September 24, 2001, 11am PDT
The challenge of designing a landscape to compliment a house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
The New York Times
September 24, 2001, 9am PDT
Gavriel Rosenfeld says rushing to reconstruct the World Trade Center towers would be a mistake. He cites historical examples of urban destruction, the importance of ruins, memorials designs, and the need to have authentic reminders of a tragedy.
The Washington Post
September 24, 2001, 8am PDT
Members of an Internet-based discussion group promoting New Urbanism offer several proposals for redeveloping the site of the World Trade Center.
Planetizen
September 23, 2001, 9am PDT
There is a trade-off between our need for skylines and the impracticality of buildings over 50-stories.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
September 23, 2001, 7am PDT
Seen from a particular angle the remains of the World Trade Center look like "tortured fingers of steel."
The Columbus Dispatch
September 20, 2001, 1pm PDT
Samuel Mockbee, winner of a MacArthur Foundation 'Genius' grant, talks about the relevance of architecture, his influences, and why you shouldn't "trust anyone under 50."
Salon
September 20, 2001, 8am PDT
Should the World Trade Center towers be rebuilt? Architects, politicians, city officials, developers and others are engaged in a fierce debate.
The Boston Globe
September 20, 2001, 7am PDT
Are tall buildings easy targets for terrorism? Will the skyscraper survive? Experts express their opinions.
The New York Times
September 20, 2001, 6am PDT
Is it possible to design "fortress skyscrapers" that can withstand terrorist attacks? Would anyone want to work in such a building? This article discusses techniques for protecting tall buildings.
The New York Times