Architecture

September 15, 2001, 10am PDT
Aaron Swirsky, part of the World Trade Center architectural team, discusses the design of the towers.
CNN
September 15, 2001, 9am PDT
Engineers inspecting damaged buildings in the vicinity of the collapsed World Trade Center find that they are not in danger of falling down.
The New York Times
September 15, 2001, 8am PDT
The University of Sydney's Department of Civil Engineering offers an in-depth engineering discussion of why WTC collapsed.
Utah Daily Herald
September 14, 2001, 1pm PDT
An interview with engineer Henry Guthard who worked with Minoru Yamasaki, the lead architect of the World Trade Center towers.
The New York Times
September 14, 2001, 12pm PDT
Architect Minoru Yamasaki had designed the World Trade Center towers to withstand a colliding jetliner. But 30 years after the construction of the towers, jetliners have grown in size.
The Washington Post
September 14, 2001, 10am PDT
An architect shares his first-hand perspective of the attack on the World Trade Center.
Planetizen
September 13, 2001, 12pm PDT
The attack on New York's World Trade Center has left a gap in the city's celebrated skyline.
The Seattle Times
September 13, 2001, 7am PDT
A professor of Civil Engineering at UC Berkeley presents his analysis of why the World Trade Center towers collapsed after being hit by jetliners. This article also provides an overview of the history and structural system of the towers.
Salon
September 13, 2001, 6am PDT
The World Trade Center towers were an icon of the most powerful city in the world. Was it a mistake to build these grand towers? No. Architecture captures the strength and power of the American idea.
Planetizen
September 12, 2001, 8am PDT
Fans of the most popular living artist, Thomas Kinkade, can now buy homes in a Vallejo suburb modeled after his art.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 12, 2001, 5am PDT
Design for healthcare facilities is changing as rapidly as medicine.
Buildings.com
September 11, 2001, 8am PDT
Inspired by New Urbanism, several new "traditional neighborhood developments" are being planned or constructed in Washington suburbs.
The Washington Post
September 6, 2001, 1pm PDT
Michigan State University has implemented new parking restrictions aimed at protecting old trees on campus.
The Detroit Free Press
September 6, 2001, 11am PDT
San Francisco's best-designed new buildings is raising eyebrows. The city is curiously old-style when it comes to architecture.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 6, 2001, 6am PDT
It has a dramatic new bridge constructed from steel and glass. Designed by a Spanish architect, it is causing a furor.
The Los Angeles Times
September 5, 2001, 7am PDT
The hot new concept for a hybrid mall combines an indoor mall and outdoor restaurants with a town center.
International Council Of Shopping Centers
September 4, 2001, 6am PDT
Fallingwater, designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, is one of the most famous houses of the 20th century. The house has been deteriorating due to 'structural flaws.'
The New York Times
September 3, 2001, 8am PDT
Trees in front of billboards in West Hollywood, CA, were illegally trimmed and damaged. Culprits face felony charges. Were billboard companies involved?
The New York Times
September 3, 2001, 7am PDT
The International Herald Tribute focuses on Santa Monica -- the place to visit if you're coming to Los Angeles.
International Herald Tribune
August 31, 2001, 9am PDT
The new art museum in Denver, CO, is expected to become the city's signature bulding.
The New York Times