10 Modern Museums with Momentum
The ornate decoration and luxurious fittings of museums past are being replaced with modern buildings that are sustainably focused and demonstrate new building typologies.
Sponge Cities Address Floods and Drought
Cities are made of impervious materials. As streets and buildings replace natural materials that absorb and hold water, rainfall is diverted to storm sewers and the...
Does Architecture Still Inspire?
Architecture is losing its ability to inspire people, according to architects Stewart Hicks and Allison Newmeyer.
When Fashion Meets Architecture
Fashion designers are stepping off the runway and into the built environment, putting both their design flair and money behind architecture.
Ethics and Aesthetics in Architecture
Governor General Peter Cosgrove described Frank Gehry’s latest masterpiece as the ‘most beautiful squashed brown paper bag’ at its opening recently.
Architecture Should Be Functional, Not Merely Daring
Architecture, especially modernist architecture, has been in the crosshairs recently.
Gehry Describes Today’s Architecture as ‘Pure S***’
Frank Gehry has given critics the middle finger salute and described today’s architecture as “pure s***.”
Gehry Realises Louis Vuitton’s Curved Glass Dream
The curved glass roof of the new Fondation Louis Vuitton building has demonstrated intricate architecture at its finest.
Frank Gehry’s UTS Sydney Building Demonstrates Marvellous Masonry
Frank Gehry’s University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) building is rising brick by brick, and its rippling façade is garnering global attention.