Architecture Stories

'My job was to go treasure hunting!' Author Ian Volner on his revealing Philip Johnson visual biography

On Johnson’s birthday, the author of Philip Johnson: A Visual Biography discusses his new publication with Hilary Lewis, Chief Curator and Creative Director of The Glass House 'My job was to go treasure hunting!' Author Ian Volner on his revealing Philip Johnson visual biography

John Pawson's Lockdown Life

Britain's best minimalist is loving the long hair and not shaving - and he's been working on some very cool furniture and objects in the last few weeks John Pawson's Lockdown Life

Watch Jeanne Gang talk about the Flow in her buildings

Learn how she makes smooth geometries work together to make visitor movements poetry in motion Watch Jeanne Gang talk about the Flow in her buildings

Watch Jeanne Gang talk about the rhythm in her buildings

Architecture is an unmoving, monumental art, but that doesn't mean it doesn't have rhythm. Watch as the acclaimed architect draws your attention to the sun patterns moving across the face of her buildings Watch Jeanne Gang talk about the rhythm in her buildings

Philip Johnson and Friends: Andy Warhol

“It was joked about Andy that he would ‘attend the opening of an envelope’ — and so might Philip, if only the name on the envelope were interesting enough" Philip Johnson and Friends: Andy Warhol

Philip Johnson and friends: Alfred Barr

The inaugural MoMA director shaped Johnson’s tastes - the architect repaid him by donating paintings by Paul Klee, Willem de Kooning, Jasper Johns and Andy Warhol to the museum Philip Johnson and friends: Alfred Barr

Philip Johnson and Friends: Jackie O

JFK's widow was a great friend of the architect but what was the key work of his that she never visited - and why? Philip Johnson and Friends: Jackie O

Philip Johnson, the AT&T Building, and a fling with postmodernism

Here’s how the mercurial Mr. Johnson first launched, then abandoned a major 20th century architectural movement Philip Johnson, the AT&T Building, and a fling with postmodernism

Splendid isolation - 5 places we wouldn't mind holing up in

See how some self-isolate in these beautiful homes featured in Living on Vacation Splendid isolation - 5 places we wouldn't mind holing up in

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