Why do so many new buildings look like a pile of Jenga blocks?
Exploring Detroit’s beautiful ruins.
Louis Kahn and the lost art of sketching.
Why are architects so obsessed with schools and rules?
Edward Durell Stone’s 2 Columbus Circle becomes the Museum of Arts and Design.
Can cities save the planet? The promise and challenge of green urbanism.
Can restoring Paul Rudolph’s signature building rescue the architect’s reputation as well?
Renzo Piano’s California Academy of Sciences building, reviewed.
Renzo Piano’s addition to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, reviewed.
Does the new Pentagon Memorial work as a monument?
Why don’t architects ever retire?
What Obama’s columns at Invesco field really symbolized.
Would you buy a house that was made in a factory?
Can the iconoclastic architect design a structure that’s cheap, green, and secure?
Searching for the true legacy of Buckminster Fuller.
The architecture of Eero Saarinen.
Why is architectural symmetry so satisfying?
Building cities from scratch in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Why do they award the Pritzker Prize to just one person?
Exploring the architecture in Edward Hopper’s paintings.