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MAD's glowing home for China's leading orchestra
China Philharmonic Orchestra has just revealed its brilliant new Beijing concert hall designed by MAD Architects
Published: Friday, 21 October 2016
How Aussie builders could save this Brutalist gem
Sydney's construction unions ban their members from knocking down architecturally important Sirius building
Published: Monday, 17 October 2016
Steven Holl autographs his new Queens library!
Architect joins community leaders at the topping out ceremony for Hunters Point Community Library, NY
Published: Tuesday, 11 October 2016
A kiln-style museum for porcelain's ancient home
The history of porcelain will be told in this extraordinary fired-earth structure destined for north-eastern China
Published: Friday, 7 October 2016
Could Atlanta build a High Line over this highway?
City planners hope to bring this linear park to a newly built space above a busy city freeway
Published: Thursday, 6 October 2016
Could we shrink, curve or sink NYC's Bus Terminal?
We all know the Port Authority Bus Terminal is a little broken -opinions differ however, on how best it might be fixed
Published: Monday, 3 October 2016
A giant cube will take shape on WTC site
Take a look at these newly unveiled designs for lower Manhattan's next arts venue - courtesy of ex-OMA architects
Published: Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Heatherwick channels MC Escher in New York
The designer weaves together 154 flights of stairs for Vessel, a new work destined for Hudson Yards
Published: Thursday, 15 September 2016
Sou Fujimoto and Douglas Coupland's future vision
The architect's new pavilion provides display space for the writer's 22nd century billboard
Published: Thursday, 15 September 2016
No, this Thai skyscraper is not falling down
Buro Ole Scheeren leaves a few chunks out of the country's tallest skyscraper to reveal its inner life
Published: Monday, 12 September 2016
This once derelict Breuer home is now worth $2.3m
The tiny Massachusetts cottage, created with Bauhaus boss Walter Gropius, is one of his masterworks
Published: Thursday, 8 September 2016
BIG bend a car port into a luxury villa
Bjarke Ingels’ curled-up modern house packs in an inner garden, great views and space for vintage cars
Published: Wednesday, 7 September 2016
Inside Yayoi Kusama's Glass House
What Philip Johnson's classic piece of domestic architecture looked like after Yayoi was done with it
Published: Wednesday, 7 September 2016


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