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James Corner's High Line vision

The brilliant landscape architect and co-creator of the High Line’s unique design recalls his first trip to the abandoned railway - and the ways in which he helped transform it into a work of art that attracted six million visitors last year
James Corner's High Line vision

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Frank Gehry's vision for Sunset Boulevard

Could this development of 249 residential units create a “walkable community” in LA? Gehry thinks so Frank Gehry's vision for Sunset Boulevard

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Chile’s answer to Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye

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The skyscraper that aims to open up Africa

Could the Casablanca Finance City Tower by Morphosis prove to be the beginning of a beautiful friendship? The skyscraper that aims to open up Africa

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Planting a forest in one of America's dirtiest cities

Could this proposal to bring an arboreal landscape into the centre of Cleveland help fix the city's problems? Planting a forest in one of America's dirtiest cities

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How China's regulations gave rise to this building

Dutch NEXT firm have created this undulating exterior to fit this apartment block into a crowded city centre How China's regulations gave rise to this building

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Liz Diller on the High Line’s surprising success

The architect and co-author of our High Line book describes the park’s conception and its subsequent popularity Liz Diller on the High Line’s surprising success

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Putting spiritual back into our cityscape

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Zaha Hadid’s world-record breaking bridge

The firm’s winning competition entry looks beautiful, and it could also prove to be an engineering marvel too Zaha Hadid’s world-record breaking bridge

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China's caveman capital gets a new look

The Australian practice HASSELL Studios finds novel ways to display and preserve China's prehistoric heartland China's caveman capital gets a new look

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