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Landmarks Preservation Commission approves 45-acre senior housing development in Staten Island

Staten Island’s abandoned, graffiti-covered, New York Farm Colony is poised to become “Landmark Colony”—a mixed-use development with retail and 350 units of senior housing. Curbed reported that plans for the 45-acre project were unanimously approved by the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) after updated designs were unveiled by Vengoechea + Boyland Architecture late last month. The  sprawling site has […]
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Archtober Building of the Day #20A> The Metropolitan Museum of Art David H. Koch Plaza

Archtober Building of the Day #20 The Metropolitan Museum of Art David H. Koch Plaza 1000 5th Avenue OLIN Do you know the difference between hedging your trees and pollarding them? Thanks to the enlightenment provided by our tour guides from OLIN’s design team, Partner Dennis McGlade and Associate Scott Dismukes, those who attended yesterday’s […]
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Archtober Building of the Day #17> East 34th Street Ferry Terminal

Archtober Building of the Day #17 East 34th Street Ferry Terminal E 35th Street at FDR Drive KVA Matx Public architecture is alive. The 34th Street Ferry Terminal, designed by KVA Architects, integrates structure, social use, the natural environment, and digital technology to realize an architecture that is sensitive and responsive to its surroundings.  This […]
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Meet AN’s 2015 Best Of Design Awards Jury

While architecture and design firms across the country and around the world gear up to register (the deadline is November 3) for The Architect’s Newspaper‘s 2015 Best Of Design Awards, we’d like to take the opportunity to introduce this year’s jury. As with last year, we invited a group of prominent design professionals whose expertise covers the nine categories in which […]
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Fortress Brick House / Wise Architecture

Architects: Wise Architecture
Location: Sindang, Sindang-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Area: 454.0 sqm
Photographs: Noh Kyoung

Building Scope: 2F
Structure: RC
Site Area: 1,132.6 m2
Coverage Ratio: 40.13%
Total Floor Area: 650.54m2
Floor Area Ratio: 57.44%

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View from the Top: Instagrammer Climbs NYC’s Tallest Building

“The higher you get the lonelier the world seems.”…
Seventeen-year-old Demid Lebedev, better known by his Instagram username Demidism, recently climbed to the top of 432 Park Avenue, capturing unprecedented views from what will be New York City’s tallest residential Sigue leyendo

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Transparent Landscape / UnSangDong Architects

Architects: UnSangDong Architects
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Architects In Charge: Jang Yoon Gyoo, Kim Mi Jung
Year: 2014
Photographs: Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

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Archtober Building of the Day #7: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse at JFK

Archtober Building of the Day #7 Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Terminal 4, John F. Kennedy International Airport Slade Architecture in collaboration with the Virgin Atlantic in-house Design Team “The memory of having a really appalling cup of coffee served to you by someone who woke up on the wrong side of the bed can really ruin […]
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