Topic: American Institute of Architects
The American Institute of Architects has announced the winners of its contest to build a dream home for the Mattel doll, 'Architect Barbie.' The contest misses the point that the severe gender gap in architecture is a problem of retaining women – not one of recruiting them.
The Cloud, an ambitious structure planned for 2012 Olympics, has airy spheres, spiral walkways, data projection.
The drama of house-building.
The New York Botanical Garden’s orchid show this year honors the father of modern landscape architecture, Roberto Burle Marx.