BLDG 2.0: Can Data Transform Building?
We'll surely never cease to marvel at the architectural feats humans accomplished long before the age of computers, but it's...
6 Lessons We Can Learn From Traditional Mediterranean Building Techniques
You don’t have to live in the Mediterranean to learn valuable lessons from the building techniques and architectural designs...
20 Bathrooms With Transformative Tiles
The right tiles can transform any basic space into a breathtaking escape.
Buildings of the Future Will Transform Themselves
Algorithms and robots were just the beginning.
Building the Maxon House: Week 20
In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs,...
Domestic Data Streamers: Infographics You Can Touch
This Barcelona-based collective turns information into art by democratizing data displays.
Native Plants Can Transform Your Yard—And The Planet
With her drought-tolerant landscapes and permeable hardscape designs, Cassy Aoyagi of FormLA Landscaping has proven her...
Building the House of Tomorrow
Is the age of designing homes for connectivity finally...
20 Dream Kitchens
The kitchen can often be the main gathering point of a home, so why not make it stand...
10 Green Commercial Buildings
These environmentally-friendly office spaces prove it's about working smarter, not harder.
Rojkind Arquitectos is Transforming Mexico City, One Whimsical Building at a Time
A firm with a daring sense of creativity puts its stamp on Mexico City.
A Transformative Duplex Renovation in Montreal
In the city's Villeray neighborhood, a cramped structure is recast as an open work-play space for a young family.
A Transformative Attic Renovation in Montreal
Removing a sloping ceiling adds five feet of headroom to this brightened live-work space.
Ten Darling Apartment Buildings
When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.
11 Buildings by Shigeru Ban
2014 Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban’s body of work is a showcase of spatial and material innovation.
Transformative House Renovation in Seattle
A couple, both architects, give their 1918 bungalow a modern update.
Building Continuity
Nearly 40 years after their first collaboration, Herman Miller’s relationship with architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw continues.
These 7 Vintage Airstreams Were Transformed Into Modern Escapes
Airstream trailers may have emerged in the 1930s and become iconic of the 1950s, but today, owners and designers are revamping...
20 Modern Home Eat-in Kitchens
In spaces small or large, an eat-in kitchen is a useful hub for singles and families alike.
A Musty Attic is Transformed Into a Luminous Loft
In Seattle, an architect transforms a cramped space into a flexible family gathering spot.

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