Herzog & de Meuron’s Gorg...

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[Translate]   07/22/2014 by Jared Green The people of Riehen, a small city near Basel in Switzerland, have long wanted a new...

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New Survey: What Makes a City ...

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[Translate]   07/23/2014 by Jared Green  THE DIRT A new survey commissioned by planning and design firm Sasaki Associates asked...

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It’s time clothing designers d...

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[Translate] Margaret Badore (@mbadore) Living / Sustainable Fashion © Flickr user JSolomon As three major textiles trade shows...

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Why did this grandma move into...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Tiny Houses via Anna Wallace Many people have been moving into smaller homes for a...

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Urban Expression: Graffiti as ...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog David Vanden-Eynden Riders learned to ignore the visual barage and adopted an attitude...

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LOTS AND LOTS OF PROBLEMS

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[Translate]   LifeEdited Newsletter howdy@lifeedited.com via mail185.atl81.rsgsv.net  9:) Big houses are the...

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Can Berlin’s New Concept...

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[Translate] Metropolis Magazine The recently-opened retail complex combines fashion, high culture, and a resourceful spirit to...

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Phoenix is cooking the planet ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Urban Design © Cover, Henry Miller’s Air Conditioned Nightmare Many years ago in...

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To Measure Summer Smog, Plant ...

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[Translate] 07/21/2014 by Jared Green Community Radio of Northern California asks: “What if you could look at the plants in your...

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Why the modern bathroom is suc...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Bathroom Design Promo image Kohler 50′s Bathroom Ad Bathrooms are complicated....

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The top ten posts of the week,...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) House Ad la   10. Women’s personal care the green way Brian Bilek/CC BY 2.0...

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Made in the Shade: Landscaping...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Terrie Brightman The High Line is a prominent overhead feature of the site. All images...

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Luxury Micro-Apartments Come t...

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[Translate] David Friedlander Architecture A new micro-apartment building will be going up on the 1400 block of Church St NW in...

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It’s time to stop puttin...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Urban Green Council As Steve Mouzon points out, before the...

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Pioneering green roofed buildi...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Richard Learoyd Green roofs are pretty common now, and everybody...

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LETTING THE HILL COUNTRY IN

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[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / July-August 2014 An outdoorsy homestead designed by Lake Flato embraces the views of cypress-shaded...

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Eyes on Cape Town

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[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / July-August 2014 / Eyes on Cape Town by Paul Makovsky This year’s World Design Capital—the first in...

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Playful wall of storage enlarg...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Tiny Houses © Chu Kato Architects Small apartments can be made to feel more...

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Every house should have roof o...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture CC BY 2.0 Lloyd Alter/ Not my house addition: Martin House has...

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C.F. Møller designs residentia...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © CF Moller Most apartment buildings are monocultures, usually...

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Landscape Architecture in the ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT by Phil Stamper-Halpin For more LA in the News, check out LAND, ASLA’s newsletter. If you see others you’d like...

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Shed of the Year shortlist is ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Tiny Houses July 15, 2014 Share on Facebook © Shed of the Year/ Disco Shed The tiny...

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THE WORLD CUP OF HOUSING

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[Translate] inShare David Friedlander Architecture Unless you were living under a rock, in a cave, located in the Marianas trench,...

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Christoph Gielen’s Aerial Phot...

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[Translate] 07/14/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT In his compelling new book Ciphers, Christoph Gielen shows us the amazing shapes of...

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You CAN get sued for ugly

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Louis Cherry Architect Well, not ugly, but for aesthetics that...

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Artist Jay Nelson builds monst...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Tiny Houses © Jay Nelson Artist Jay Nelson is known to TreeHugger for his very tiny RV...

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Robert A.M. Stern Remembers Ch...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Robert A.M. Stern Remembers Charles Moore Robert A.M. Stern Moore House, Orinda,...

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Climate Is Top Concern In The ...

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[Translate] By Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Chetwoods Architects Two very large and very different edifices in distant parts...

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From Personalized Climate to T...

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[Translate]   Environment   Earth Island Journal / By Hanna Morris MIT’s Senseable Cities Lab advocates using social media to...

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The office of the future may w...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Interior Design © M Hulot looks from escalator via Designboom I wonder what Monsieur...

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