|Habitat 825 by Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects|
West Hollywood, California: An apartment building draws inspiration from its neighbor - Schindler's Kings Road House.
February 9, 2004
(Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects (LOh/a))
|On Track: Frank R. Lautenberg Rail Station at Secaucus Junction by Brennan Beer Gorman Architects|
Secaucus, New Jersey: Commuting is made easier (and grander) with a transit hub 10 years in the making.
by Mark Sheeleigh, AIA
January 27, 2004
|INSIGHT: RINCONoitering: How Vancouver Ideas Do - and Do Not Help - in Shaping San Francisco's First High Density Neighborhood - Part I|
by Trevor Boddy
January 22, 2004
(Courtesy of San Francisco Planning Department)
|Iconic Arcs: Jubilee Church by Richard Meier & Partners|
Rome: White concrete "sails" soar into a Roman neighborhood.
October 23, 2003
|Urban Aria: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts by Diamond and Schmitt Architects|
Toronto: The art and science of architecture fuse to create poetry of form.
by Effie Bouras, Assoc. AIA
October 21, 2003
(AMD for Diamond and Schmitt Architects Inc. (c) 2003)
|In Full Bloom: The Conservatory of Flowers by Architectural Resources Group and Tennebaum-Manheim Engineers|
San Francisco: Extreme historic and environmental preservation methods bring a deteriorated treasure back to life.
October 7, 2003
(Kevin J. Frest (c) Conservatory of Flowers/Friends of Recreation and Parks)
|INSIGHT: A Story of a Place: Transforming America's Cities|
Placemaking is the art of architecture connecting spaces to communities.
by Alexander Wu, KMD (Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz)
August 25, 2003
(Roberto Soncin Gerometta/Photo)
|Housing the Machine: Co-generation Plants by Hillier|
The idea of turning industrial facilities into more aesthetic, sculpted forms is gaining acceptance and is likely to become more prevalent in the future.
by Elyse Kantrowitz
August 4, 2003
|Tradition and Innovation in Sustainable Design: EHDD Architecture|
Joseph Esherick's legacy of research and technical considerations that can inspire design continues.
by Ron Nyren
July 21, 2003
(EHDD Historic Photo)
|INSIGHT: When Boomers Retire...|
Baby Boomers' retirement expectations are redefining an industry.
by J. David Hoglund, FAIA, Perkins Eastman Architects
July 8, 2003
|Mais Oui! Les Grands Prix: Commerce Design Montréal 2003|
An awards initiative rewards all in a unique public/private collaboration between a city and its professional design and business community.
July 1, 2003
|UPDATE 07/16/03: Designing the High Line: Competition Insights - and Results|
17 winners and 720 entries now online…
Three jurors, the competition coordinator, and Friends of the High Line co-founders offer their thoughts about - and hopes for - one of Manhattan's most unique urban environments.
by Claire Weisz, AIA
April 21, 2003
(Ken Smith/Ken Smith Landscape Architect)
|Reinventing a Landmark: Museum of Arts & Design by Allied Works Architecture|
New York City: Adored and reviled, misused and unused for years, 2 Columbus Circle is about to get a new lease on life - and an entirely new look. Is it the birth or death of a landmark?
by Kristen Richards
April 7, 2003
|BOOKSHELF: Women in Architecture|
Books by or about female (and minority) architects and their work are few and far between...
by Ellen Louer
March 27, 2003
|Pampered Privacy: Malliouhana Spa by Earl Swensson Associates|
Anguilla, British West Indies: A lush tropical setting offers design cues for a Caribbean spa.
March 24, 2003
|Enter Here: New Street Parking Garage by Frazier Associates|
Staunton, Virginia: Strolling New Street, one would never guess there's a parking structure behind those charming facades.
March 11, 2003
(Jason Hottel Photography)
|A 21st-Century Workplace: ADC Telecommunications Global Headquarters by Hammel, Green & Abrahamson (HGA)|
Eden Prairie, Minnesota: An architectural vocabulary creates a transparent, democratic campus for the multicultural workforce of an international high-tech company.
February 18, 2003
(George Heinrich Photography)
|Good Urbanism: RiverPark Master Plan by AC Martin Partners|
Oxnard, California: 700 acres of abandoned gravel-mining pits and a failed commercial project to be transformed into a model economically viable, environmentally sound, livable community.
February 10, 2003
(AC Martin Partners (ACMP))
|BOOKSHELF: The City of Brotherly Love takes center stage in two beautiful new volumes|
by Ellen Louer
February 5, 2003
||A New Yet Familiar Neighbor: Goldman School of Public Policy UC Berkeley by Architectural Resources Group|
A new annex becomes a hands-on experience in preservation and urban design policy that garners neighborhood groups and local preservationists approval.
by Kenneth Caldwell
January 30, 2003