Acoustics in Architecture
- The Dwell editors go global with 14 houses across five continents to share great design from all over the world.
- Don’t be a square; whether out of necessity or aesthetics, these layouts come in all shapes and sizes.
- Dwell has been exploring how acoustics factor into architecture, most recently in contributor William Hamilton's essay "The World of Sound" and in the forthcoming May issue on Steven Holl's Daeyang…
The anticipated follow-up to volume one from 1999, this anthology explores the space between sound and architecture, from "acoustical technologies" to public art and urban planning. Plus, a CD of related compositions.
- Whether polished to a high-shine or left untreated to patina, metal facades are a modern must.
- Inspired by a never-performed symphony he discovered in a book by avant-garde composer John Cage, architect Steven Holl has designed a masterful home and gallery in Seoul that fuses architecture and…
- Last Thursday, the Architectural League hosted the first in a series of lectures from the recipients of the 2013 Emerging Voices program.
- A free-standing pavilion can accent a building, provide temporary shelter and function as a pleasurable home away from home.