Architecture

October 31, 2001, 6am PST
A professor of Architecture and Planning from Germany's Bauhaus University offers the European perspective on Ls Angeles.
The Planning Report
October 30, 2001, 12pm PST
Artist Bill Cochran links new urbanism with public art to promote diversity and join neighborhoods.
The Town Paper
October 29, 2001, 1pm PST
Herbert Muschamp comments on the efforts to rebuild Lower Manhattan in New York and discusses the architectural culture of the city.
The New York Times
October 26, 2001, 2pm PDT
Fear of crime is just as damaging as actual crime in a park or other public place: Both keep people away.
Urban Parks Online
October 26, 2001, 7am PDT
One lesson from the terrorist attack is that people avoided modern, out-of-scale development.
Michigan Land Use Institute
October 26, 2001, 6am PDT
An architect and professor chastises her profession for failing to understand how to design truly affordable housing.
The San Francisco Chronicle
October 25, 2001, 1pm PDT
A review of the many different ideas for a memorial at the site of New York's World Trade Center.
The New York Times
October 25, 2001, 9am PDT
It will be unlike any other resort on the Strip. Le Reve will feature a Picasso painting by the same name, which Wynn owns.
The Los Angeles Times
October 24, 2001, 11am PDT
Lynden B. Miller says that parks are not "frills." They deserve continued funding even when times get tough because of the benefits they bring to a city.
The New York Times
October 24, 2001, 5am PDT
A UC Berkeley professor outlines an engineering vision for the ultimate safe skyscraper. But at what aesthetic cost?
The San Francisco Chronicle
October 23, 2001, 1pm PDT
Neal Peirce comments on the prediction that the Sept. 11th attack signals the end of the skyscraper era and discusses how planning errors of the past can be avoided
The Washington Post Writers Group
October 23, 2001, 12pm PDT
U.S. Green Building Council has developed a rating system for evaluating the sustainabilty and environmental friendliness of buildings.
The Washington Post
October 23, 2001, 8am PDT
Moynihan's Trojan-horse proposal for Pennsylvania Avenue went far beyond recommendations for new office space.
Urban Land Magazine
October 22, 2001, 7am PDT
Architects and engineers funded by research grants are studying the debris of the World Trade Center to find clues to the collapse of the buildings.
Architecture Week
October 21, 2001, 8am PDT
Keynote address by Enrique Peñalosa at the Urban Parks Institute's "Great Parks/Great Cities" Conference, July 30, 2001.
Urban Parks Online
October 20, 2001, 10am PDT
Architects praise a visionary plan to transform the center of the town into a car-free zone.
The Town Paper
October 20, 2001, 8am PDT
Is architecture undervalued?
The Guardian Unlimited
October 19, 2001, 10am PDT
Architects and engineers meet in Chicago at a conference to discuss how skyscrapers can be protected from terrorism.
The Chicago Tribune
October 19, 2001, 7am PDT
Architects say that new skyscrapers may incorporate some design changes but the building form is an "American tradition" and will not die. A report from Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
October 18, 2001, 10am PDT
Architect William McDonough designs eco-friendly offices and factories.
The Christian Science Monitor