"There is no need to destroy one significant cultural legacy in order to celebrate...

The Obama Presidential Center will be presented to the Chicago City Council today. But its proposed siting in the city's Jackson Park will both remove acres of public land and blight Fredrick Law Olmsted's historic landscape design, argues The Cultural Landscape Foundation president Charles A Birnbaum.


Tod Williams and Billie ...read more

Council saves Herzog & de Meuron's Chelsea football stadium from neighbours' injunction

An injunction that would have prevented Herzog & de Meuron from redeveloping Chelsea FC's football stadium has been blocked by the local council, paving the way for construction to begin.

Planning permission was granted for the £500 million overhaul of the west London football club's 41,837-seat Stamford Bridge stadium ...read more

Sharing the City: 5 Takes on How We Should Create and Use Public Space

On December 1st 2017, reSITE invited a handful of intellectuals to Berlin for the My City / Your City salon held ...read more

Dos Plátanos School / Murmuro

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  • Architects: Murmuro
  • Location: Sintra, Portugal
  • Authors: João Caldas, Rita Breda
  • Architect In Charge: João Caldas
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Butterfly roofs top rural house in Carmel by Feldman Architecture

V-shaped roofs cover each of the three pavilions that make up this Californian residence by US studio Feldman Architecture, which was constructed in an environmentally sensitive private community.

The Butterfly House is located in the Santa Lucia Preserve, a private development near the seaside town of Carmel. Only 10 ...read more

Stefano Boeri designs first tree-covered social-housing project

Italian architect Stefano Boeri is bringing his vertical forest model to a social-housing project in Eindhoven, to show how green homes can be provided at affordable rents.

Trudo Vertical Forest is a proposal for a 19-storey building boasting the same tree-covered balconies as the celebrated Bosco Verticale ...read more

Was the AIA's Failure to Give its Twenty-Five Year Award In 2018 a Snub...

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Birdseye Design references local vernacular for secluded Vermont dwelling

American studio Birdseye Design has created a rural guest house in Vermont with hipped roofs and distinctive cladding, which evokes the traditional board-and-batten siding commonly found across New England.

The project, called Board + Batten, is located in Plymouth Notch – a historic village in central Vermont. The guest ...read more

Call for entries to AHEAD Americas 2018 awards

Dezeen promotion: architects and designers working across the Americas are invited to submit their hotel projects to the AHEAD Americas awards for 2018.

Now in its second year, Awards for Hospitality Experience and Design (AHEAD) celebrates world-leading hotel design from around the world, through a series of regional ...read more

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