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English Country Goes Rock-'N'-Roll

Implausible as it may seem, holiday accommodation in rural England isn't limited to twee little cottages, somber stately homes and drafty old castles with...

Architecture in Bloom

Singapore's newest museum doesn't dwell on the alleged dichotomy between art and science. Instead, it celebrates the connections between both, with lively...

A Cool Way to Make Architecture Pay: Ice Cream!

Making a living as an architect has never been an easy proposition. Very expensive schooling is generally followed by years of laboring under another architect...

Architecture provides

Architecture provides the foundation for spring's most distinctive handbags. Elie Tahari based his 510 collection on the Gordon Bunshaft--designed building that...

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Taliesin Mod. Fab SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ.; STUDENTS OF THE FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE It's been a tradition for more than 70 years that students at the...

Venice Architecture Biennale: Ideal Homes

Asked what he hoped to achieve as curator of this year's Venice Architecture Biennale, Aaron Betsky replied: "To astonish and amaze." He succeeds. "Out There:...

The Best Of The Rest: Architecture

Water Works Some people look at a waterfall and see water. Other people--people who work at MIT's SENSEable City Laboratory--see a building material or a...

Architecture: See Right Through It

Celebrated for its breathtaking simplicity, Philip Johnson's Glass House has oft been photographed but has never been open to the public, until now. Starting...

Architecture: Light at the Museum

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Mo., is a serene neoclassical building from 1933. A stately terraced lawn with a sculpture garden pours down from...

ARCHITECTURE: The Art That Lies Beneath

Now that architecture is practically as glamorously daredevil as bullfighting, every year has its Most Anticipated Building. In 2006 there were two--Daniel...

Architecture: Curveballs Are In Play

As far as architecture is concerned, if the 20th century was the age of the box, the 21st is fast becoming the age of the wiggle. Over the past few years, and...

Architecture: High-Rise Design

When Richard Meier unveiled in 2000 his first project in New York City, a luxury condo building overlooking the Hudson River, he started a trend. Now...

Architecture: When Memory Fails

Soaring. That was the word Rudy Giuliani used a few months after the fall of the World Trade Center to describe his vision for a memorial at the site. Like many...

Architecture: Small Package, Big Ideas

By the standards of most 24-story buildings, the new Austrian Cultural Forum, which opens this week in New York City, occupies a space the size of a pipe...