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A Look Inside the United Nations' Restored Security Council Chamber

The chamber, originally a gift of Norway, is revived as part of a $2.1 billion overhaul of the U.N. complex.
October 22, 2014

Modern Designs from the Philippines

Twice a year, the Manila FAME design show highlights locally produced furniture, lighting, and products. In the Philippines, wood and rattan or textile weaving are prevalent, and many local designers use those materials to offer updated takes on modern silhouettes. Click through the slideshow for a few of our favorite picks from the show and beyond.
October 22, 2014
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Victorian Home in London Gets a Modern Office Addition

Inspired by the aperture of a camera, an angular home expansion brings focus to a new live/work space.
October 22, 2014
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Design Proposals for a Guggenheim Museum in Helsinki

An anonymous, open design competition organized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is envisioning a new branch of the museum on in the South Harbor area of Helsinki. The museum would cover international twentieth and twenty-first century art, with a special focus on Nordic art and architecture. The first round of submissions drew in 1,715 proposals from 77 countries. Click through the slideshow to see a handful of the submissions, which are poised to transform the waterfront area.
October 22, 2014
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Green Home in La Jolla Blends Indoors and Outdoors

The Noorens fell in love with San Diego and the surrounding area during a surf vacation several years ago, and made it their mission to return for good. When they finally returned in 2009, they incorporated elements of the landscape of La Jolla into a custom, eco-conscious home.
October 22, 2014
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Home and Studio Maximizes Very Narrow Site in Echo Park

A house in Echo Park makes the most of its narrow lot with open-plan spaces spread out over four levels.
October 22, 2014
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Vintage, Concrete, and Color in a Palo Alto Home with See-Through Pool Wall

For a couple with different aesthetic and cultural backgrounds, creating a home that suited them both involved a steep learning curve. But as luck would have it, their architects are also teachers.
October 21, 2014
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Acclaimed Architect Michael Graves Celebrates Firm's 50th Anniversary

A survey of greatest hits from the renowned architect's 50-year career.
October 21, 2014
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