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New York’s Vast Flop

Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money, and the Remaking of Lower Manhattan<p>by Lynne B. Sagalyn<p>Oxford University Press, 901 pp., $39.95<p>One World Trade …

This 57-Story Concrete Tower in Mexico is Designed to Bend, Not Break

<b>Torre Reforma</b>, a 57-story tower that opens its doors next month in Mexico City, may at first glance look slightly out of place. It's not because of its shape. The triangular form, positioned so one face has a clear view of Chapultepec Park, the Central Park of the Mexican capital, was designed by …

One of the Loop's Oldest Buildings is Being Demolished

One of the Loop's oldest buildings is now down to its first floor as demolition crews continue dismantling the <b>Osborne & Adams Leather Co. building</b> on Lake Street. Built sometime between 1872 and 1874, the four-story building was one of the few surviving relics of the city's rush to rebuild after …

Skyscrapers

London architect to build Islamic faith museum in Mecca

London-based Mossessian Architecture has won a competition to design the Makkah Museum, a new building dedicated to the Islamic faith in Mecca, Saudi …

This 1930s Streamline Moderne House Got A Contemporary Renovation And Addition

DPAI Architecture together with Philip Toms of Toms + McNally Design, were given the task to renovate a designated heritage house in Hamilton, …

Architecture