Architecture

September 24, 2018, 8am PDT
More than one-half mile of elevated expressway was demolished in the heart of downtown Montréal to make way for a spectacular ground-level urban boulevard and over six acres of continuous public space, bookended by two monumental sculptures.
Canadian Architect magazine
September 22, 2018, 9am PDT
A new map shows where privately owned public spaces are located to encourage more public use.
Curbed New York
September 20, 2018, 5am PDT
Urban design media mourned the passing of Robert Venturi this week.
The New York Times
September 15, 2018, 9am PDT
A competition in the San Francisco Bay Area highlights projects considering new ways to design for impending environmental changes.
San Francisco Chronicle
September 13, 2018, 1pm PDT
New renderings of two "New York-style" office towers give shape to the $3 billion Water Street Tampa project.
The Architect's Newspaper
September 9, 2018, 11am PDT
A land trust is providing much-needed affordable housing relief after last year’s Hurricane Irma.
Next City
September 5, 2018, 9am PDT
As the number of excessive heat days steadily increases, cities face a range of new challenges. But they are also trying to get ahead of the problem while they still can.
The Washington Post
September 4, 2018, 2pm PDT
The Legacy Museum and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, opened in April, are worthy memorials to one of the nation's greatest tragedies, according to this review.
The Dallas Morning News
September 3, 2018, 5am PDT
A recent report by the DePaul University Institute for Housing Studies finds the number of two-flats, three-flats, and four-flats in quick decline among the residential building stock of Chicago.
Chicago Tribune
August 28, 2018, 7am PDT
A research program at Auburn University in Alabama seeks to go national, but experience from the program’s evolution means a cautious move forward.
Dwell
August 23, 2018, 2pm PDT
The Seattle region will try to save costs and speed construction on three new pilot projects by using modular construction to house homeless.
KUOW
August 20, 2018, 11am PDT
An already impressive skyline will be gaining some very tall additions by 2023.
Chicago Magazine
August 19, 2018, 5am PDT
The memorial to the heroes of United Flight 93 is nearing completion in Pennsylvania.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
August 9, 2018, 8am PDT
The popular game Minecraft offers deep lessons what building in the virtual world means in the real world.
Places Journal
August 8, 2018, 12pm PDT
For doctors trying to provide mental health care to people who are incarcerated or detained by the New York City Department of Corrections, city jails pose a challenge — and provide an opportunity.
Urban Omnibus
August 8, 2018, 7am PDT
Cities around the country are scrambling with ways to accommodate monuments to a past that many consider as oppressive.
National Public Radio
August 5, 2018, 9am PDT
An architect makes the case for future-proofing new parking garages so they can easily shift to other uses in a future with fewer cars.
Fast Company
July 31, 2018, 6am PDT
The nation's capital has more square feet of green roofs than any other city in the country.
Smart Cities Dive
July 30, 2018, 12pm PDT
The suburb/city distinction is too general and prone to exceptions.
Build a Better Burb
July 26, 2018, 1pm PDT
Unlike other measures of value, writes Jeanne Gang, pay is a number. And that should make it easy for architecture firms to address any existing wage gaps.
Fast Company