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Design

This is What We Should Do with Old Oil Tankers

A Dutch design team wants to transform them into floating villages.
Roy Schutte
2.20.17
Art

Buildings Stack Like Debris in Dreamlike Surrealist Paintings

Architecture is the muse in Ulf Puder's new exhibition of paintings at Marc Straus.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.31.17
Design

How Spain's Financial Crisis Influenced a Generation of Architecture and Design

The Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (BEAU) at Cooper Union highlights Spain's most adaptive designers.
Anna Marks
11.5.16
Design

It's Not Just You: Euro Cities Are Looking Eeerily Familiar

New book 'Familiar' by Luca Picardi looks at how new developments in different cities are becoming formulaic echoes of each other.
Kevin Holmes
10.18.16
Art

Famous Authors' Iconic Works Become Illustrated Architectures

"Intelligence is an accident of evolution, and not necessarily an advantage." — Isaac Asimov
Nathaniel Ainley
6.2.16
Design

Sun-Worshipping Treehouse Combines Architecture with Nature

The Sun Path House in Miami harnesses the power of the sun to foster health and vitality in its inhabitants.
Anya Tchoupakov
12.11.15
Art

Controversy Surrounds the Minecraft Pixel Art "World Record"

23 weeks and over 1,000,000 blocks supposedly went into this monumental work of art, but Reddit is not convinced.
Annie Armstrong
6.25.15
Design

Decadent Mosques and Concrete Arteries Shortlisted for Art of Building Photo Competition

Here are the 15 finalists of the annual Art of Building international architecture photography competition.
Sophia Callahan
12.11.14
Design

It's Not A Trick, It's An Illusion: Alex Chinneck Levitates A Building In London

Artist Alex Chinneck suspends disbelief—by lifting a prominent London structure off its pillars.
Sophia Callahan
10.2.14
Art

Double Exposure Photos Fuse Classic And Contemporary Catalonian Architecture

RM Felix's in-camera double exposures celebrate the past and present of Catalan architecture.
Beckett Mufson
10.1.14
Instagram

A 17-Year-Old Photographer Scaled One Of NYC's Tallest Buildings For Instagram Glory

Teenage Instagrammer Demid Lebedev captures foggy NYC nights from 1,397 feet in the air.
Beckett Mufson
9.29.14
Design

Tiny Robots Might 3D-Print The Skylines Of Tomorrow

One person, a laptop, and a couple robots can make anything from a yurt to a mansion.
Beckett Mufson
6.16.14