Nation Topics - Architecture
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In their defense of “tradition” against the liberating potential of architecture, Prince Charles and Xi Jinping find unlikely common ground.
The dense details in Berlin’s memorial museums overwhelm the stories they try to tell.
Architecture lets us speak of the spoken indirectly.
How the destruction of architectural treasures became a weapon in Syria’s ongoing civil war.
How Michael Bloomberg turned architecture into a sixty-four-ounce Coke.
The amount of affordable housing in New York City is shrinking, and Mayor de Blasio’s development plans might not reverse the trend.
Inclusionary zoning laws are among the few tools left to ensure the creation of affordable housing.
MoMA’s new expansion plans represent avant-gardism at its most deracinated.
The urbanization of China and infusion of Western forms amounts to a second Cultural Revolution.
Real estate has become an extractive industry, mining the air for property.