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IKEA Releases the YPPERLIG Collection from HAY

This month IKEA has launched one of the most anticipated collaborations ever, with none other than Danish design brand HAY. The Copenhagen-based duo, …

1708 Pages of Le Corbusier's Complete Works (1910-1969) Available In Entirety

Driving the designs between his masterworks such as Villa Savoye and Unite d’Habitation, the writings of Le Corbusier are perhaps the most …

Homes by Famous Architects That You Can Actually Rent

We had the pretty incredible opportunity to take up residence in a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed space in San Francisco for our latest goop MRKT—and it …

Foster + Partners unveils Apple Union Square store in San Francisco

Apple has rethought its approach to retail and debuted a series of new interior features at its latest store on San Francisco's Union Square, …

Architecture

Spectrum Apartments / Kavellaris Urban Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Spectrum Apartments is situated on a site with three frontages. It was critical that the architecture …

Architecture

Greece votes “no”—absolutely no one knows what comes next

Greece voted overwhelmingly against enduring more austerity in exchange for a new round of bailout funding from its creditors. With roughly 91% of the vote in more than 61% of voter cast their ballot against the deal, in a victory for Greece’s left-leaning government and a rebuke to the troubled …

Europe

Courtyard House Plugin by People's Architecture Office repurposes ancient Beijing residences

<b>Beijing Design Week 2014:</b> People's Architecture Office has developed a panelling system for building temporary living spaces within the ageing …

Stylish Stacked House Sports Creative And Flowing Interiors

When it comes to utilizing the available space to the hilt, few seem as accomplished as the Japanese. Conceptualized and brought to life by Tetsuo …

Friday Fun: Learning From Architectural Stock Photography http://bit.ly/17SqwPb

Elegant Installation Brings Bright Lights And WiFi To Public Plaza: http://bit.ly/12W37Ly

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Can MTV’s Fantasy Election ’12 Rock The Biggest Youth Vote In History?

Tonight, during its annual Video Music Awards show, MTV is rolling out a heavy promotion of Fantasy Election ’12, which it launched last week during …

Democratic National Convention

The Real (Insanely Talented, Unfairly Ignored) Housewives Of Architecture: http://bit.ly/12boFza

The Angry Review: Cheese Grater Graces London’s Commercial Catwalk http://bit.ly/165yRLR

The Indicator: China in 4D

The problem with articles like “China’s Great Uprooting: Moving 250 Million Into Cities”, recently featured in The New York Times, is that they …

China

Building Seagram

The era in which it seemed possible to regard the work of Mies van der Rohe as a product of pure geometry untouched by mortal concerns on its journey …

Daniel Burnham, The Flatiron Building Under Construction, New York, New York

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

A:LOG : A Notebook Designed Just for Architects

Three graduate architecture students at Columbia University have developed a revolutionary notebook designed specifically for architects. "A:LOG is …

Sketching

The Traditional versus the Modern in Church Design

"Space, lines, light and sound" are the essential components of the experience of architecture and the most profound buildings have captured these …

Architecture