From Jails to “Justice Hubs”: ...

Jul 19, 2017 by

[Translate] Van Alen Institute today released “Justice in Design,” a report that examines how re-designing our jails...

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GrowNYC’s New Center Brings Su...

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[Translate] Farmhouse, a new profit-generating event space designed by Oregon-born environmental architect Thomas Kosbau, highlights...

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How Tiny Homes Could Spur Affo...

Jul 18, 2017 by

[Translate] There’s a growing movement to downsize living, but is America ready for a nation of micro-houses? By Lorraine Chow...

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Nuns build open-air chapel to ...

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[Translate] Battles against fossil fuel pipelines aren’t limited to North Dakota. In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a group of...

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Amazing low-cost, off-grid Lif...

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[Translate] by Lacy Cooke   INHABITAT View Slideshow This amazing home by Lifehaus blends low-cost off-grid appeal with with holistic...

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These Transparent, Solar Power...

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[Translate] Earth & Energy by nbcmach  FUTURISM.COM Physee Energy-Neutral A tech startup on a mission to make modern commercial...

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HOLLAND’S FIRST VERTICAL...

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[Translate] by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT.COM View Slideshow Hot on the heels of the world’s first Forest City in China, Stefano Boeri...

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JOAN CLOS: THE PROBLEM ISNR...

Jul 8, 2017 by

[Translate] Metropolis’s Avinash Rajagopal asks Dr. Joan Clos, executive director of UN-Habitat, for his insight into successful...

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HOW A HYDRAULIC BOARDWALK IS G...

Jul 8, 2017 by

[Translate] A master plan by Gensler and U.S.-based design firm Dror will reintegrate Istanbul’s waterfront within the ancient...

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10 LOW-COST HOMES THAT COULD H...

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[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Trudie Carter  DEZEEN.COM An affordable micro home that takes less than a day to build has just launched...

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WORLD ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL AN...

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[Translate] popular now architecture! prism design + office coastline’s runner camp merges a retail shoe store with a gym...

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QUIRKY COUPLE TRAVELS AROUND T...

Jul 7, 2017 by

[Translate] Citing the street as their favorite workplace and the whole world as their canvas, Valencia-based couple Anna Devis...

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35 AUDACIOUS IDEAS TO CHANGE T...

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[Translate] Rocky Mountain Institute Founded in 1982, Rocky Mountain Institute is a nonprofit that transforms global energy use to...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Jul 3, 2017 by

[Translate] J.R. Taylor Shades of Green’s 630-square-foot Pacific Heights rooftop garden / Ive Haugeland San Francisco Rooftop...

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MEET THE HOUSE THAT CAN PRODUC...

Jun 27, 2017 by

[Translate] Snøhetta/Plompmozes HARVARDCGBC.ORG In Brief The HouseZero project is taking a pre-1940s house and retrofitting it to be...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE HIGHLIG...

Jun 20, 2017 by

[Translate] DIRT.ASLA.ORG     J.R. TaylorLeave a comment Lake Kittamaqundi is one of five manmade lakes originally planned for...

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UNFINISHED HOMES TOUTED AS POT...

Jun 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Anna Winston Homes without internal walls, kitchens or bathrooms are being billed as a solution to...

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A WRIGHT FOR OUR TIME

Jun 13, 2017 by

[Translate] The head of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation argues that the famous architect’s built legacy and concepts are...

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FRANCE DECLARES ALL NEW ROOFTO...

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[Translate] All new buildings in commercial zones across the country must comply with new environmental legislation Liam S....

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THE LATEST LESSON FROM THE CHA...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   via TREEHUGGER.com Energy / Energy Policy © Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Every...

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DESIGNING HUMANE EDUCATIONAL E...

May 31, 2017 by

[Translate] METROPOLIS MAGAZINE Susan S. Szenasy talked with the partners at Ennead Architects about the challenges of place making,...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

May 31, 2017 by

[Translate] J.R. Taylor   DIRT.ASLA.ORG MVRDV’s elevated sky garden in Seoul / ossip van duivenbode Architects Aren’t Happy with...

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ARE MODERNIST LANDSCAPES WORTH...

May 22, 2017 by

[Translate]   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG  Jared Green Freeway Park, Seattle by Lawrence Halprin / The Cultural Landscape Foundation,...

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THE LANDSCAPES OF PRE-INDUSTRI...

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[Translate] The Dirt Contributor LiDAR-generated hillshade showing terracing, household remains and field boundaries in present-day...

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WHY ARCHITECTS MUST RETHINK CA...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] Metropolis editor in chief Susan Szenasy sits down with William McDonough—the designer, author, and developer of Cradle...

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THE 16 BEST ARCHITECTURE PROJE...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] We asked leading practitioners to share their picks of the best projects of the past 16 years. The following is a curated...

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Landscape Architecture in the ...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] J.R. Taylor   THEDIRT.ASLA.ORG Grant Park deck rendering / Smith Dalia They Turned the Front Lawn into a Welcoming...

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URBAN MIGRATION: SHAPING THE F...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] 100 Resilient Cities 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by @RockefellerFdn, In the largest wave of human displacement...

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TOPIC: THE WALL VS. AIA

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] H. Woodward Middleton AIA 04-06-2017 11:59   Architects do architecture. When they slide out into socially inflamed...

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