Architecture Stories

These waterside homes are perfect - so long as you like heights!

Do you suffer from acrophobia? Then you probably shouldn’t take a trip to these rooms with a view. . . These waterside homes are perfect - so long as you like heights!

The Making of Modernist Palm Springs in 5 buildings

It’s Modernism Week in the resort town. Here’s how Palm Springs became an architectural oasis in the Cali desert The Making of Modernist Palm Springs in 5 buildings

California Captured - The Zeidler Residence

Marvin Rand was California's most inconspicuous photographer - but he defined its architectural iconography
California Captured - The Zeidler Residence

California Captured – Case Study House #16

Marvin Rand was California's most inconspicuous photographer - but he defined its architectural iconography California Captured – Case Study House #16

Snøhetta proposes A House to Die In near Munch's old home

Why are people objecting to the practice’s house for Bjarne Melgaard, to be built beside Edvard Munch’s estate? Snøhetta proposes A House to Die In near Munch's old home

California Captured – The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Marvin Rand was California's most inconspicuous photographer - but he defined its architectural iconography California Captured – The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

5 houses on water (that look really great in winter)

Think that living on water only works when the sun is out? These houses will make you think again 5 houses on water (that look really great in winter)

California Captured – The Cinerama Dome

Marvin Rand was California's most inconspicuous photographer - but he defined its architectural iconography California Captured – The Cinerama Dome

MoMA looks back at Yugoslav Brutalism

MoMA's exhibition, Towards a Concrete Utopia, will be the first major US show to study this state's architecture MoMA looks back at Yugoslav Brutalism

BIG brings floating villages to San Francisco

Bjarke Ingels hopes his scheme for Islais Creek will not only hold back the sea, but also the Bay Area's house prices BIG brings floating villages to San Francisco

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