Archives for Construction and architecture
Famed yacht designer Christian Grande of Italy has proposed AbiFloat, which combines modular building and luxury in a floating village setting.
Gaze at the architecture while enjoying a coffee or cocktail and watch the world go by when enjoying Trieste at night.
Like many new ecological thoughts and products, when you treat one problem, you create another—and that goes for water efficiency in the home.
El Rancho Vista Estates in Palm Springs is a stellar collection of mid-century architecture. Many of the homes have been restored.
Home to 200,000 people, Trieste is a fascinating corner of Italy with its Balkan, Hapsburg and Venetian influences.
Little about GM's Technical Center in Warren, MI has changed, but this icon of modernist architecture has started a slow green building upgrade.
Horace Gifford’s legacy of sustainable and seductive architecture in Fire Island, New York, has recently seen a resurgence in interest.
The Aluminaire House, the first metal prefabricated house built in the U.S., will move to Palm Springs, the epicenter of mid-century modern architecture.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced its 2014 list of the top 10 LEED states in green building performance.
When you cross the bridge driving into central Abu Dhabi, you cannot miss the soaring minarets and massive domes of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.
The Obama administration issued an executive order that instructs the federal government to take climate change risks into account for future planning.
Walking through Masdar City is always an eye- and jaw-opening experience, and the Incubator Building is one reason why.