Architecture

A new book makes the case for vertical cities, following a 32-point manifesto about the needs of future cities.
15 hours ago   Fast Co.Exist
<p>The last, and only time I.M. Pei worked in his native China was in 1982 when he designed a Beijing luxury hotel. Disappointed in that work, Pei jumped at the chance to return to China once again to design the Suzhou Museum.</p>
Oct 11, 2006   The New York Times
<p>At a Phoenix hospital, thoughtful building design creates a healing environment for patients.</p>
Oct 11, 2006   Newsweek
Science and technology gurus convened at Wired Magazine's NextFest forum in New York to share startling visions of life -- or not -- in the 22nd century.
Oct 7, 2006   LiveScience
A model home here that gives Katrina's displaced an alternative to trailer living is starting to take the country by storm.
Oct 6, 2006   The Christian Science Monitor
A community activist tracked the location of teardowns in her suburban neighborhood, bringing attention to the problem and eventually leading to a change in zoning to help prevent further demolitions.
Oct 5, 2006   The New York Times
Post 9/11, America is entering a bold new era of skyscraper construction.
Sep 29, 2006   The San Francisco Chronicle
Architectural award bestowed upon an eco-friendly California McMansion in a neighborhood of bungalows.
Sep 29, 2006   The Los Angeles Times
Pasadena residents say new denser mixed-use development is threatening the character of the city.
Sep 28, 2006   The Los Angeles Times
A look at five new plans for public space in American cities highlights some of the best work in urban design.
Sep 27, 2006   GOOD Magazine
Chicago area boosters are touting their plan for a "compact games" as they bid for the 2016 Olympics.
Sep 27, 2006   Associated Press