Topics :: architecture

Japanese Architects Sell a Lifestyle on Global Stage

By Yuri Kageyama | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
A new generation of Japanese architects is scoring success by reinterpreting the past.

Stunning "Fog" Installation Revealed at Glass House

By Katherine Roth | Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
The Glass House, architect Philip Johnson’s iconic Modernist structure set in the woods here, has been wrapped in a poetic fog by Japanese artist Fujiko Nakaya, a sort of Christo of mist.

Mies

By Daniel Scheffler | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
One of the founders of modern architecture, inescapable.

Koolhaas Unites Architecture, Design and Fashion

By Colleen Barry | Monday Apr 15, 2013
Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas creates 11 pieces of furniture for the U.S. industrial design house Knoll, shedding his "puritanical" attitude against architects designing objects.

Toyo Ito Awarded the 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize

By Elaine Kurtenbach | Tuesday Mar 19, 2013
Likened to a Nobel Prize for architecture, Japanese architect Toyo Ito has received the 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize for his contributions to the field.

Oscar Green Room Pays Tribute to Cedric Gibbons

By Sandy Cohen | Monday Feb 18, 2013
Architectural Digest honors art director Cedric Gibbons with a green room for Hollywood’s elite at this year’s Academy Awards.

Philadelphia Flower Show Will Be "Brilliant!" in 2013

Monday Dec 31, 2012
The British have a word for something that’s inventive, dazzling, extraordinary. They say it’s "Brilliant!" The 2013 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, entitled "Brilliant!," promises to be all those things and much more.

Vintage 1926 Movie Theater to Reopen in South Dakota

By DIRK LAMMERS | Monday Dec 17, 2012
Downtown Sioux Falls in its heyday was home to seven movie theaters, but filmgoers since the early 1990s have been heading to the malls to sit in front of a big screen.

Wright-Designed Arizona Home to Be Preserved

By PAUL DAVENPORT | Saturday Nov 10, 2012
A Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Phoenix home that had been slated for demolition will apparently survive under a new owner.

New Graphic and Industrial Design Magazine Launches

Wednesday Nov 7, 2012
The Munich-based publishing house DETAIL, which specialises in architecture, is publishing a new design magazine: "GRID - Graphic + Industrial Design".