Page N1 . 04 August 2004       
ArchitectureWeek - News Department
< Prev Page Next Page >
 



 
QUIZ
 
NEXT WEEK
 

NEWS THIS WEEK

ArchWeek Image

STARI MOST — MOSTAR RECONNECTION

When a beloved and highly symbolic historic bridge was destroyed during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina of the early 1990s, the whole world grieved. The single-arched Stari Most ("Old Bridge") in Mostar was erected in 1566 by architect Mimar Hajruddin at the height of the Ottoman Empire. It not only connected the city physically but, by the 20th century, had come to symbolize the coming together of many nationalities and ethnicities.

Continue...

ArchWeek Image

COMMERCIAL QUALITIES OF MONTRÉAL

When a business community learns to appreciate the value of design excellence, an entire city can benefit. This is the lesson of the Commerce Design Montréal competition, which concluded its tenth annual round earlier this year. Twenty projects in the French-Canadian city demonstrate that design and business can help each other thrive.

Continue...

ArchWeek Image

ENDANGERED HISTORIC SITES 2004

Every year, more buildings and places important to the history of the United States are threatened with extinction. These range from ancient barns suffering from neglect to modern-era masterpieces facing controversial renovations to entire regions threatened by insensitive development.

Continue...

More Architecture News

Daily Architecture Headlines — Updated every day at ArchitectureWeek

 

More Architecture Headlines at Yahoo...

Search previous architecture news in the ArchitectureWeek Library

News Last Week

News Department Archive

 
< Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments
ARCHWEEK   |   GREAT BUILDINGS   |   DISCUSSION   |   NEW BOOKS   |   FREE 3D   |   SEARCH
http://www.ArchWeek.com/news.html
© 2004 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved