IKEA's flat-pack refugee shelter wins coveted design award
February 3, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Design Museum's recognition of Better Shelter couldn't come at a more appropriate time.
5 solar-powered buildings that will forever change architecture
September 14, 2016, 10:41 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
From Apple's Spaceship HQ to GE's Boston campus, these solar-integrated designs are raising the bar.
Tiny house, tiny footprint: Recycled materials boost the appeal
August 8, 2016, 7 a.m. by Catie Leary
Typically ranging from 100 to 400 feet, these cozy dwellings have solidified themselves as the architectural darlings of society's budget-minded minimalists.
Rooftop tiny houses offer freedom, flexibility and fantastic views
July 8, 2016, 4:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Berlin startup Cabin Spacey has a clever idea for the city's unused rooftops.
The nicest camper cabins in all of Minnesota win architecture award
April 8, 2016, 2:28 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The treehouse-esque bunkhouses of Whitetail Woods Regional Park score big at the AIA Housing Awards.
Tubular glass vacation home encases a full-grown tree
March 23, 2016, 1:02 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's a striking design, but one perhaps better off without the signature tree.
Architecture for the ages: How houses can adapt to aging boomers
February 26, 2016, 6:12 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
And they can provide some space for the next generation as well.
Manhattan is getting an office tower wrapped in spiraling sky gardens
February 12, 2016, 9:18 a.m. by Matt Hickman
From the man who brought you the giant tetrahedron on 57th Street...
This flood-proof greenhouse has got legs ... and knows how to use them
January 29, 2016, 4:52 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Hydraulics give a British backyard potting shed a lift when needed.
Fresh concerns raised over Leonardo DiCaprio's eco-resort
January 24, 2016, 3:44 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Developers behind the 104-acre sustainable project in Belize promise to consider all concerns ahead of construction in 2017.