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Architecture
Three Years After Her Death, Zaha Hadid’s Dubai Development Nears Completion

As the Opus prepares to open, we're afforded another look at the greatness and vision of the late...

Architecture
Ho Chi Minh City’s Central Park Steps Into The Future

On what was once a set of 19th-century French railroad tracks, Ho Chi Minh City's revamped Central...

Art
Magdalene Odundo Teams Up With David Adjaye to Stunning Effect

The ceramicist and the architect have turned the Norman Foster-designed Sainsbury Centre for Visual

Architecture
At Notre-Dame, a Statement of Rebirth

Ravaged by a fire earlier this year, the historic cathedral receives a pop-up place of worship...

Architecture
Five Visions of the Airport of The Future Offer a New Challenge for the Industry

From a sky-scraping trophy to off-the-ground runways, the 2019 Fentress Global Challenge winners...

NEW & NOTABLE
What’s New This Week, From Our List Members

A couple of saints team up on a crystal set, Sam Gilliam lands in New York, and a cake truck hits...

Architecture
Ten Endangered Modernist Masterpieces Get a New Lease on Life

With total awards of over $1.7 million this year, the grant initiative Keeping It Modern is helping

Architecture
TAO – Trace Architecture Office’s Swan Lake Bridge House is a Fairytale in Concrete

Floating over water in the middle of parkland, it's a masterclass in making heavy materials lighter

Architecture
The James Simon Gallery by David Chipperfield Architects: A Fresh Ray of Light on Berlin’s Museum Island

The space doesn't just greet visitors or connect the various museums on the site—it adds some...

ARCHITECTURE
Francis Kéré’s Haven at Tippet Rise

Tippet Rise Art Center unveils its first site-specific commission since it opened in 2016: a...

ARCHITECTURE
The Tulip Tower Gets Axed

London mayor Sadiq Khan has dismissed plans to build the Tulip Tower, a controversial supertall...

Architecture
Shigeru Ban Proposes Notre-Dame Temporary Replacement Chapel of Rope and Paper

Graceful and solemn, the simple structure intelligently answers all the site's needs without glass,

Hotel
Opening Shot: A Vintage Water Pumping Station Becomes a Charmingly Modern Hotel

The Vipp Chimney House in Copenhagen makes a strong case for site reuse.

Surface Shops
Rediscovering the Forgotten Women of the Bauhaus, A Reading List

Influential, brilliant, bold, essential—the Bauhaus women come alive again in these books.

Architecture
Kanye West Is Building ‘Star Wars’-Style Houses for the Homeless: Report

In an interview with Forbes, the inescapable multihypenate revealed his prototypes for low-income...