For a dozen years, the World Trade Center Transportation Hub was a train wreck. Santiago Calatrava’s winged dove, beefed up to meet..
The Case for a New Landscape Science
Slowly — fitfully — landscape architecture is remaking itself. Its adherents are venturing from the..
A recent study published by Climate Central—a peer-reviewed scientific research organization—shows that the seas are currently rising at..
Men need their space. But so too do women. But while some men prefer to dwell in their Man Caves, some woman prefer an alternative place..
Today, architecture finds itself at a crossroads. Building materials and new construction, along with the operation and maintenance of..
Enthusiasm for large-scale statement architecture may have reached a breaking point. And the timing couldn’t be better for the rising..
We suspect the question ‘How would I make a Latvian seaport more interesting?’ is not one that keeps you awake most nights. However,..
Grace Farms and Rural Studio would seem to be perfect architectural embodiments of the extreme inequality of wealth that afflicts the..
Todd Waterbury is Target’s Chief Creative Officer. Todd has extensive experience in creating strategic, highly integrated marketing and..
For a burglar, private space is public space. A building with a doorman can be broken into just as easily as a suburban house with an..
The Orthopedic Clinic located in Ushiku city, Ibaraki prefecture, was designed by Matsuyama Architect and Associates. We asked design..
Geometric screens based on flag designs flank the windows of this former marine base in Amsterdam, which Bureau SLA has converted..
the new office of ‘aTOKYO co., ltd.’, production manager of international event art fair tokyo, has been completed by architecture studio..
designboom recently had the chance to talk with famed japanese architect kengo kuma about his first residential tower project in north..
Max IV is a new synchrotron radiation facility at the University of Lund, in southern Sweden. Environmental factors such as thermal..
This pavilion invites festival-goers in to relax by immersing themselves in a colorful light show.
California-based artist Phillip K...
When this building is finished, it will be one of the best I’ve ever designed,” renowned architect Daniel Libeskind, designer of the..
January 14, 2016 marks the 50th Anniversary of the gift of the Gamble House from the Gamble family to the City of Pasadena and the..
When the United States’ London embassy moves across town from Mayfair to Nine Elms in 2017, it will leave behind a monumental home: the..
After ISIS militants seized control of Palmyra—the ancient Syrian city called the “Venice of the Sands”— last May, they immediately set..
The World Architecture Festival wrapped up its 2014 contest earlier this month, bestowing awards upon 33 buildings that are making..
Dutch architects use glass bricks, glass windows frames and glass architraves to create a retail store that kicks out against..
Early this March, online travel giant Expedia released a first batch of renderings of its new campus. The company, founded in Redmond,..
Would you believe us if we told you that this little home, named the Wikkelhouse, was actually made out of cardboard? That’s exactly what..
I somewhat randomly found myself reading back through the irregularly updated blog of the British Museum earlier today when I learned..