SmartPlanet stories related to the practice of planning, designing and constructing buildings and other physical structures.
C.C. Sullivan previews two new shows in New York on Middle Eastern architecture, including works by Frank Lloyd Wright from the 1950s and 120 contemporary projects.
February 23, 2012 4:30am |
Working alone, but together, in coworking spaces is all the rage. What's the secret sauce behind the Hub in San Francisco? We drop in.
February 28, 2013 3:00am |
Work is due to begin on the world's first 3D printed canal house, as Dutch architects sign up for the 3D construction frenzy.
1 | March 27, 2013 1:37am |
Commercial access to the moon could become a reality if a new venture is able to secure enough pre-sales to build out a mission infrastructure.
2 | December 9, 2012 6:10pm |
What differentiates U.S. design from that of Europe or Japan? Are American designers more "serious," and others around the globe more "playful"?
June 26, 2012 3:00am |
Robin Marrouche tells SmartPlanet about the importance of good architecture, the benefits of holding a design competition, and how to be a part of this small center's renovation.
1 | January 20, 2012 10:00am |
A Dutch architect hopes to be able to build a 3D printed house by the end of next year that can support "endless" additions.
1 | January 21, 2013 3:53am |
The results of the Women in Architecture survey, published by The Architects' Journal, shed light on the challenges female architects face.
4 | January 15, 2012 8:54pm |
Architecture firms are looking at India's emerging economy for help climbing out of the post-recession slump.
1 | October 17, 2012 8:00pm |
The chief economist for the American Institute of Architects tracks the outlook for the residential design market.
4 | August 22, 2012 3:00am |
Are 3D printers worth the price? C.C. Sullivan of SmartPlanet asks architects at the AIA convention and hears that the future of design is fully three-dimensional.
2 | May 17, 2012 3:45am |
If you had to name an iconic American building, what would it be? A forthcoming TV series looks at ten examples of U.S. architecture that influenced culture and business in America...and beyond.
9 | April 11, 2012 6:46pm |
In this year's Serpentine Gallery Pavilion in London's Hyde Park, designers Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei uncovered the past.
May 10, 2012 3:00am |
Japanese architect Takeshi Hosaka, known for his many unconventional designs, has come up with a new method for ensuring privacy with his new home.
3 | May 9, 2012 9:22am |
Should we drop the Baltic Dry Index for the monthly survey that tracks the design and building industry?
1 | April 8, 2012 8:11pm |
Newly released footage offers a rare glimpse of the "Keret house," an architectural marvel measuring a mere three feet in width.
1 | October 23, 2012 4:30am |
This week, Virgin Atlantic opened its newest Clubhouse lounge in JFK International Airport.
March 8, 2012 2:00pm |
As coworking starts to overtake the work world, SmartPlanet columnist C.C. Sullivan admonishes U.S. architects to take on the challenge and design better workplaces for tomorrow's collaborative...
3 | March 22, 2012 4:07am |
A leading economic indicator of the architecture and construction industries has shown a pattern of rising demand for design services. What areas are more likely to flourish?
February 23, 2012 7:33pm |
A new study has architecture students worrying about their career choice. But their starting salaries, and prospects for graduate degree holders, may be more promising than expected.
1 | January 7, 2012 9:28am |