Architecture

Reflections on the 9/11 Museum

Reflections on the 9/11 Museum

At Ground Zero, an asymmetric pavilion by Snøhetta serves as a graceful entrance for the new museum and the memorial site.

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20 hours ago

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2014 North American Holcim Awards Winners

2014 North American Holcim Awards Winners

The winning North American projects in this competition for sustainable building showcase innovative ways to deal with flooding and new biologically based materials.

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7 days ago

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An Ultra-Modern Multi-Generational Home

An Ultra-Modern Multi-Generational Home

Bridging indoor and outdoor spaces and private and common zones, up-and-coming firm Höweler + Yoon creates a multi-generational home in Virginia with maximum appeal.

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8 days ago

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Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

An iconic battleground of the War of 1812 finally gets the museum it deserves. But Toronto’s Fort York Visitors Centre – and its stunning weathered steel facade – needs a little help to live up to its fighting spirit.

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16 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

Regent Park Aquatic centre, and Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, both in Toronto; Valencia Waste Treatment Plant; Elena Garro Cultural Centre, Mexico City; WMS Boathouse, Chicago; and Community Rowing Boathouse, Boston.

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19 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

Folly Forest in Winnipeg, by Straub Thurmayr Landscape Architects and Urban Designers; and Mangfall Park Rosenheim in Rosenheim, Germany, by A24 Landschaftsarchitektur.

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21 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture

Les Marais in Wentworth-Nord, Quebec, by Alain Carle Architecte; Maiden Tower in Vorarlberg, Austria, by Marte.Marte Architects; Redux House in São Paulo, by Studio MK27.

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22 days ago

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A Housing Prototype for Post-Disaster Areas

A Housing Prototype for Post-Disaster Areas

After Hurricane Sandy wreaked destruction on New York and New Jersey, Garrison Architects was asked to develop a housing prototype for post-disaster zones that could be rolled out in a matter of hours.

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23 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Temporary Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Temporary Architecture

ArtinPublic in Victoria, B.C., by D’Ambrosio Architecture + Urbanism; and MirrorMirror Tents in New York, by Davidson Rafailidis.

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23 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

The Screen in Dichen Valley, China, by Li Xiaodong Atelier; Ecohawks Research Facility in Lawrence, Kansas, by Studio 804; and Assiniboine Park Washrooms in Winnipeg, by Peter Sampson Architecture Studio.

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26 days ago

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