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Letter from Rochester: Attempting a Reboot
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Sibley''s, Rochester, New York, The Architectural TeamThe renovation and adaptive reuse of a historic department store building is just one of many projects that are a collective attempt to revitalize the upstate New York city.
Johnston Marklee Designs New Buildings for The Menil Collection
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Museum to add a $40-million Drawing Institute and an energy-efficient power plant to its Houston campus.
Exhibition Review: François Halard
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
A photographer best known for shooting fashionable interiors takes a sidelong glance at architecture.
Community Forum Questions Crop of Tall Buildings Around Central Park
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
A public discussion raised concerns about apartment towers rising around the famed New York City green space.
2013 Holland Prize Winner Announced
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
A drawing of a 19th-century bridge in Connecticut by New York architect Morgen Fleisig is the 2013 Holland Prize winner, the Library of Congress and National Park Service announced.
Park Avenue Armory to Become Rafael Viñoly’s Laboratory
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Installed inside the 55,000-square-foot drill hall, the Spring Masters art fair will feature an exhibition scheme by Rafael Vi?oly that challenges the status-quo rectangular grids.
One Small Move
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
An engineer suggests that the Museum of Modern Art could move the American Folk Art Museum building, rather than raze it to make room for its expansion.
Under Construction: A Creatively Contrarian Addition
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
To adapt to a rapidly changing context, Andrew Berman updates a New York art space's historic building, originally renovated by Maya Lin.
Newsmaker: Rafael Viñoly
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
For Rafael Vi?oly, running large offices in London and New York sometimes means putting out fires.
Morphosis’s Emerson College Los Angeles Building Set to Open in March
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
The project gives the Boston-based communications and arts school a permanent home on the west coast.
A New Recreation and Education Facility Set to Revitalize Sherman Creek
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Scarcely two decades ago, Sherman Creek, a tributary of the Harlem River in northern Manhattan, was choked by weeds and the wreckage of century-old boathouses. Now, the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) and Brooklyn-based firm Bade Stageberg Cox are on track to restore the area to the vibrant comm...
Arranged Marriages
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Two recent deals point to a growing number of mergers and acquisitions among design firms.
First Look: Dominique Perrault''s DC Tower 1 in Vienna
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
The newly completed tower along the Danube is the tallest in Austria.
Richard Meier''s Model Museum Makes a Move
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
On the evening of March 5, Richard Meier celebrated the opening of his new model museum in Jersey City, New Jersey.
David Benjamin of The Living Breaks the Mold
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
News Roundup: Ando Condo and Nouveau Nouvel
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Tadao Ando is designing a seven-story condo building at 152 Elizabeth Street in Manhattan.
Piecing Together a First Commission
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Two young collaborators organize an art fair like a puzzle.
Newsmakers: Cityvision Founders Francesco Lipari and Vanessa Todaro
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Four years since its inception, the Rome-based independent architecture lab Cityvision has its first exhibition outside of Europe, at Woodbury School of Architecture's WUHO Gallery in Los Angeles.
First Look: Olson Kundig''s Project Los Altos
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
Olson Kundig turned a former restaurant at 242 State Street in Los Altos, California, into a flexible, storefront exhibition space.
Architecture on Stage: Metropolitan Opera’s ''Werther''
Architectural Record - News, 21 hours ago
The large, enclosing, rectangular frames in a new set move to generate a spatial dynamic on stage.