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ARCHITECTURE
Centre Pompidou to Close, Undergo Four-Year Renovation

Europe’s largest modern art museum will undergo essential maintenance work, which includes...

ARCHITECTURE
The Blanton Museum of Art Taps Snøhetta for Redesign

Renovation plans include unifying the grounds with a canopy shade structure and commissioning the...

ARCHITECTURE
Demolition Scrapped for Louis Kahn Dormitories in India

After plans for the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad to raze Louis Kahn’s dormitories...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Assessing the Damage from Last Week’s Capitol Takeover

The Architect of the Capitol, the office that preserves and maintains the building’s art and...

ARCHITECTURE
Inside New York’s Long-Awaited Moynihan Train Hall

The highly anticipated expansion to Penn Station is one of the city’s most ambitious civic...

YEAR IN REVIEW
The 10 Books That Got Us Through the Madness

From Andy Warhol’s intimate sketches to pristine interiors by Nicole Hollis, our editors round up

NEED TO KNOW
How Studio PCH Hits the Sweet Spot

Severine Tatangelo, who founded the California-based firm in 2008, reflects on designing spaces...

Architecture
Trump Wants All Federal Architecture to Be “Beautiful”

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order making neoclassical architecture the preferred

ARCHITECTURE
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Unveils Expansion Plans

Practice for Architecture and Urbanism wins the competition to design a $100 million expansion of...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Facebook Will Invest $150 Million for Affordable Housing in the Bay Area

Facebook will dedicate $150 million to build 2,000 units of affordable housing for low-income...

ARCHITECTURE
The AIA Bans Designing Spaces Intended for Execution, Torture

After months of pressure, the organization approves new ethics rules that prohibit members from...

Architecture
Architects Ask MoMA to Remove Philip Johnson’s Name Over Fascist Ties

The architect's problematic political inclinations are well-documented: he personally translated...

NEED TO KNOW
Martin and Anastasija Lesjak Liken Design to an Organism

The founders of Austrian firms Innocad and 13&9 forgo abstract thinking in favor of real-world...

ARCHITECTURE
Is Four Seasons Total Landscaping a Historic Site?

An online petition calls for the bizarre location of the Trump campaign’s infamous press...

Architecture
A Cultural Institution Resembling a Suspended Cloud is Planned for Siberia

The Vienna-based architecture firm Coop Himmelb(l)au is behind the design of the Kemerovo Museum...