Photograph by Aaron Dougherty

Saint Louis Art Museum East Building in St. Louis, Missouri, by David Chipperfield Architects, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6408" align="alignnone" width="508" caption="North elevation. Photograph by Aaron Dougherty"][/caption] Many thanks to Aaron Dougherty for the photographs of SLAM's new East Building. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="South ...Read More

Photograph by Ossip van Duivenbode, courtesy BYTR Architects

Shou Sugi Ban in Maarn, Netherlands by BYTR Architects, 2010. The monicker of this small house addition in Maarn, Netherlands, a town in the province of Utrecht, is a traditional Japanese method of burning cedar boards for a house's siding. Shou-sugi-ban, ...Read More

Photograph by Hertha Hurnaus

Luxbau Office Conversion in Hainfeld, Austria by synn architekten, 2011. Previously the Luxbau construction company's offices were housed in two buildings in the center of Hainfeld, a "Wilhelminian Style Villa" and a 1930s building anchoring the corner. Faced with a situation ...Read More

Nighttime aerial view. Image courtesy Snøhetta

SFMOMA Expansion in San Francisco, California by Snøhetta, 2011. Since the unveiling of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art's (SFMOMA) expansion plans in late May, responses to the design by Norway-based Snøhetta are strong yet mixed. Most notably San Francisco ...Read More

Photograph copyright Bitter Bredt, courtesy Studio Daniel Libeskind

Extension to the Felix Nussbaum Haus in Osnabrück, Germany by Studio Daniel Libeskind, 2011. Daniel Libeskind won the competition for the Jewish Museum in Berlin in 1989, months before the Berlin Wall came down. The Polish-born architect's design -- an exploded ...Read More

Federal Way Library

Federal Way Library in Federal Way, Washington by Mithun, 2010. Federal Way is a city in King County, Washington between Tacoma and Seattle, bordering the Puget Sound. It is basically suburban in layout, but symptomatically of the region it is blessed ...Read More

Oslo School of Architecture

Oslo School of Architecture in Oslo, Norway by Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS, . Located near the Akerselva River in the eastern part of Oslo, ...Read More

Carrigacunna Pool

Carrigacunna Pool in Cork, Ireland by Springett MacKay Architecture, 2003. The second piece in a three-phase improvement and restoration of ...Read More

House Ray 1

House Ray 1 in Vienna, Austria by Delugan_Meissl Architects, 2003. Austrian architects Roman Delugan and Elke Meissl of Delugan_Meissl Architects ...Read More

Visitor Center

Visitor Center in Caerphilly, Wales by Davies Sutton Architecture. The following text and images ...Read More