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Harlem Renaissance
In her book Parisian Views, critic Shelley Rice hauntingly evokes the dislocating effects that the near-complete…
Feel Like You’re on Perma-Vacation in These Secluded Hideaways
Located off the beaten track, these eight homes are close to nature and far from prying eyes.
East Harlem Green
Another notch in the bedpost of green development: Tapestry, a residential building in East Harlem designed for LEED…
Airstream: Re-designing an American icon
Mobile + Home: what is so fascinating about the juxtaposition of these two seemingly irreconcilable words?
Philip Pettit: How Do You Know if You're Truly Free?
Most of us can generally agree that freedom is an ideal, says philosopher Philip Pettit. But how do we actually define…
Re-imagining Chinatown
If you are in Los Angeles this weekend (or any time before September 5), be sure to pay a visit to Fifth Floor Gallery…
Re:Vision Dallas Winners
With plans to turn a massive downtown Dallas parking lot into an exemplar of green design, Re:Vision Dallas announced…
Creative Re-Use in Oakland
Stephen Shoup is the kind of person to see potential in things that others might miss. In 2005, looking for a property…
Brit + Co Unleashes Creativity at Re:Make 2016
For a weekend of creativity and entrepreneurship, the company is ready for it all.
Re:Vision Dallas Design Charrette
On Friday of last week I attended the Re:Vision Dallas design charrette, one that hopes to remake a blighted city block…
Is This The Ultimate Ferrari 250GT You're Actually Able To Drive?
I don’t usually need an excuse to get out of bed early in this job, but the other day when Steve Kittrell of GTO…
Re-Opening: The Museum of Arts and Design
Two Columbus Circle once was a stout-yet-hip white building with black porthole-esque forms around it: channeling 1960s…
Sustainability Guided Every Decision at this Town House Remodel in Harlem
Actors David Alan Basche and Alysia Reiner rework their Harlem town house with an eco-sensibility and an eye for…
Looks Like We're Getting That Train
The high speed rail system in France, called the TGV, has revolutionized travel within the country. Now it's easy to…
Maria Alejandro: Growing Old Is a Blessing
Maria Alejandro, director of senior services at East Harlem’s Union Settlement, inspires us to see what’s beautiful…
Discuss: What Would You Do With a Shipping Container?
We're asking our community to dream about how they would convert a shipping container.
Discuss: What's Your Favorite Work of Architecture in Film?
Architecture can certainly play a starring role. We're asking our community to share their favorite homes in film.
Discuss: What’s the most moving space you’ve ever experienced?
We’re firm believers that a particular space can have a profound impact on us.
A Modern Lakeside Boathouse in Ontario
A Toronto firm crafts a serene waterfront structure for a family in Georgian Bay.
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