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Modern Cottage Retreat in Quebec

A Montreal firm creates an escape for a family of four in Quebec's Laurentides.
October 21, 2014
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Ingenious New Building Method Replaces Concrete Block with Rammed Earth

A new spin on rammed-earth construction aims to bring the method to the masses.
October 20, 2014

In Omaha, an Exhibit Celebrates 50 Years of Olson Kundig

The celebrated Seattle architectural practice takes over a Nebraska gallery space for its first-ever retrospective.
October 17, 2014

Affordable Prefab Prototype in Vietnam

A compact Vietnamese prefab housing prototype features local materials.
October 16, 2014

A Sensitive Modern House in Austin, Texas

An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.
October 15, 2014

Stunning Photographs of Modern Architecture

The disciplines of photography and modern architecture constantly intertwine, playing off each as they tell the story of society's development. An exhibition at the Barbican in London, open through January 2015, spans nearly 80 years and 18 photographers, showing modernization's dawn, urban growth and decay, and visions of aspirational living as seen through the lenses of Berenice Abbott, Juluis Shulman, Lucien Herve, and more. We've selected a dozen of our favorite images from this impressive overview.
October 15, 2014
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Renovated Midcentury Home in Austin Doubles Square Footage

For over fifty years, A.D. Stenger was a unique figure in the American architectural landscape. Idiosyncratic and independent, Stenger acted as developer, architect, and builder to produce his own unique brand of relaxed modern architecture. Here's how a local architecture firm added on to a Stenger home.
October 14, 2014
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Architect Daniel Libeskind on Optimism and Drawing at Dwell on Design NY

As Dwell on Design NY's first inaugural keynote speaker, world-renowned architect Daniel Libeskind joined Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron in conversation.
October 9, 2014

Tour Impressive NYC Buildings

Just as New York weather is signaling a shift indoors, the annual Archtober event is giving design and architecture fans a month-long pass to observe and explore new and unique additions to the city's skyscrapers, offices, and built environment. While a vast array of styles and structures are on display throughout October, with a new tour every day, we've highlighted modern buildings that warrant investigation in person. Find out more about Archtober's building of the day tours here.
October 6, 2014