Adam Harrison Levy
The Last Unknown Place in New York
Adam Harrison Levy
The Oldest Living Things In the World

Climate change — once a distant fear — is already upon us, Rachel Sussman’s glorious, and vitally important book could not have come at a more crucial moment.

Owen Edwards
Rizzoli Erased
Alexandra Lange
Lucia Eames, 1930-2014

An appreciation of Lucia Eames (1930-2014).

David Morris
The Public Library
Mark Lamster
The Astrodome and the Challenges of Preservation

The Astrodome and the future of preservation.

Mark Lamster
Can the Doomed Astrodome Save Modernism?

The Astrodome and the Future of Modern Preservation

Mark Lamster
Lost Landmarks in New York and Fort Worth
A Campaign to Save The Post Office

Tucker Nichols is campaigning to save the Post Office.

Rick Poynor
On My Screen: Shooting the Past

Stephen Poliakoff’s Shooting the Past, set in a fictitious photo library, is a film that could haunt you for years.

Neon: Bright Lights, Big City

Collector's Weekly interviewed architect Kirsten Hively, the created of the free iPhone app Project Neon.

Alexandra Lange
Art Matters to Architecture

In Indianapolis, a restored Milton Glaser mural allows us to see its Brutalist home as its architect intended: with color!

Leonard Ross : Photographs of Social Change

Leonard Ross was a distinguished photographer who believed that the camera had the power to transform society.

Alexandra Lange
Fixing South Street Seaport: Is New Architecture Enough?
Alexandra Lange
Round Thermostats and Crystal Lanterns, Revisited

Old designs, new tricks: updates on lawsuits filed against the new Nest thermometer, and on behalf of midcentury masterpiece Manufacturers Hanover.

Alexandra Lange
A Memorial to (Random Access) Memory

What does "RAMAC Park" mean to you?

James Biber
Vestige(s) of Empire

Comparing the repurposing of two monuments to lost Empire: London's Commonwealth Institute and Berlin's Palast der Republik.

Alexandra Lange
TWA: Still Kicking
Alexandra Lange
Welcome Back, Overbite

Albert C. Ledner's mid-century scallops and portholes have staying power.

John Thackara
Knife Sharpening
Alexandra Lange
Manhattan Museum Musical Chairs

Bye, bye Museum of American Folk Art. Hello the forward march of the Modern.

Photo by Jason Orton
Built Not to Last

Photo of prefab London housting development slated for demolition.

Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson’s Collection of Salt and Pepper Shakers

Gail Anderson shares her collection of Salt and Pepper Shakers.

Alexandra Lange
You Have to Pay for the Public Design
Alexandra Lange
Damned Icons

Terminal 3 sits there, empty, next to JetBlue’s so-so Terminal 5, as an object lesson about how preservation and redevelopment have to operate in tandem.

Mark Lamster
The Outlier: Philip Johnson’s Tent of Tomorrow

The latest World's Fair, Expo 2010, opened earlier this month in Shanghai. The US entry is pretty weak (someone and I can't recall whom, recently commented that it looks like a Lexus dealership).

Jason Orton
Tinder Boxes

Alexandra Lange
A Real Modern Monument

Peter Behrens’ AEG Turbine Hall is still in use and is still as striking as the day it was completed — so shouldn't that be the goal for every building?

Alexandra Lange
UN, Now and Then

On the United Nations five-year renovation, systems and sustainability upgrade and preservation effort.

Mark Lamster
Save the Library

These are tough times for those of us who care about books. The publishing industry is in a tailspin; electronic readers and the Internet are challenging the primacy of the printed page.

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