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Hassell's office building for Medibank is designed to "get people moving"

<b>Inside Festival 2015:</b> Rob Backhouse of Hassell explains how the architecture firm's office building for insurance company Medibank is designed to …

How Cities Are Learning to Think More Like Startups

Tech and innovation have tested cities and urban planners in various ways, from Google’s buses and the specter of inequality, to the infrastructure …

DC Has the "Best Backyard Ambience" of Any State (And We're Not Even a State!)

Technically we’re not a state (although John Oliver is working hard to change that!), but in a recent survery conducted by decor retail giant …

Realty Vs. Reality: Americans Moving to the City, Dreaming of the Suburbs

While more Americans are moving to the city, the white-picket fence in the suburbs or country hasn’t gone out of style.<p>A new survey that asked Americans to describe their dream home found that 54 percent of prospective home buyers still favor the suburbs or countryside. Only 8 percent said they …

World Architecture Community

Tens of thousands of architects, architecture offices, students and academics are members of our portal where they can create their profile pages, …

Passing Through the World's Most Magnificent Train Stations

Sometimes the act of travel can be just as beautiful as the destinations themselves. Case in point: these 18 stunning, well-designed train stations around the world.<p>Liège-Guillemins Railway Station, Liège, Belgium<p>Estación de Atocha, Madrid, Spain<p>Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai, India<p>Milano …

Trains

Articles about impressively accessible home has tower can be reached wheelchair on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Baltimore father builds a house with accessibility in mind—and finds a new calling in the process.<p>An architect with a taste for unconventional living spaces creates a small house at lofty heights with a starring view.<p>A renovation in Boston helps bring a family together—at home and in the …

We Asked 6 Famous Architects To Explain The Building They Always Wanted To Make, But Never Could

<b>Six icons of architecture. Six incredible concepts that will never get built.</b><p>“When I originally designed the Walt Disney Concert Hall, I envisioned …

Taj Mahal

A prominent global architecture firm has a surprising plan to save Atlantic City

There's some indication that the bleeding may have slowed. The Associated Press reports that four of the eight surviving Atlantic City casinos enjoyed a better June than they did one year ago. Three saw big gains, even, although one casino—the Trump Taj Mahal, which is mired in a fierce union …

Homes Built for Oddly Shaped Lots

How architects design bespoke homes for lots that are tiny, oddly shaped or steeply sloped<p>Nancy and William Fertig’s Rhode Island property had everything they’d envisioned in a summer vacation home—waterfront views just a two-hour drive from their main home in Connecticut. But it also had a big …

Architecture

Articles about 5 repurposed cylindrical structures on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two of the country’s most creative and thoughtful playground designers—architect Richard Dattner and landscape architect M. Paul...<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a handful of dirty clothes into my now...<p>The Scandinavian city offers a …

Articles about look modern apartment buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.<p>Driaan Claassen combines a variety of materials and a love of history to create distinct objects.<p>Dwell's handy-dandy how-to guide on learning and implementing building …

If You're Wondering about the Future of Interior Design, Look to the Schools

If You’re Wondering about the Future of Interior Design, Look to the Schools<p>Today's graduate students are taking on complex and timely issues that …

Articles about 6 surprisingly colorful concrete homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and her designer embark on a sensitive renovation...<p>Behind a traditional colonial in Lima, an angular house attuned to its site …

The Dark Side of Urban Farming

Growing food at home is good for your health and the planet, but your vegetables could be sucking up toxins as well as sunshine.<p><b>So, Why Should You</b> …

Gardening

High-tech farmer turns mall roof into bed of lettuce

Patrons at a few Tel Aviv restaurants may have noticed their lettuce has a strange new taste recently: the taste of freshness. Two Tel Aviv …

Lawn Alternatives for the Modern Yard

Water conservation, drought-resistant plants and low-maintenance upkeep are all growing priorities in the world of modern gardening. Having trouble …

Artifox's solid wood standing desk has a place for everything

For many, standing desks are a healthier option to work, allowing for more mobility and less potential for repetitive strain injuries. TreeHugger …