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    Snøhetta - SFMOMA Expansion in San FranciscoAC Martin Partners - Hotel Skyscraper in Los AngelesEskew+Dumez+Ripple - Adaptive Reuse in Baton RougeFoster+Partners - Mixed-Use in Buenos AiresRalph Rapson in ChantillyRobin Monotti Architects - Yacht House in Foros, UkraineKohn Pedersen Fox - Reskinning in Iselin

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    STAYING PUT IN STYLE: OPEN-MINDED

    In a 1920s hillside upside-down house — where the living area is below the entry level — walking downstairs to get to the living room wasn’t the only aspect that was awkward.

    When you arrived at the living floor you were unceremoniously dumped into a tight vestibule measuring just six feet by four feet (1.8m by 1.2m) with three three-foot-wide (90cm-wide) doorways providing access into each space.

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    ESPACE JACQMOTTE - MIXED USE IN BRUSSELS

    When architect Michel Jaspers discovered this full city block, which had been left vacant for decades and fallen into disrepair, he conceived to transform it into what the Espace Jacqmotte is today: probably the first large-scale mixed-use complex in the heart of the city. The aim was to provide a mix of functions, thereby fulfilling the needs of various different occupants and visitors. (Published 2013.0109)

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    STAYING PUT IN STYLE: BARING ALL

    Most American suburban homes have more walls than people want. There are two types of walls in most homes: those that carry weight (bearing walls) and those that don't (nonbearing walls).

    Removing walls that carry weight means that you have to have beams and columns to carry that load down through the home to the ground. Walls that act only as curtains can simply be pulled back and removed. (Published 2013.0109)

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    Architecture and Design News Online

    Zaha Hadid Criticises 'Misogyny' Among UK Architects — BBC News, 2013.0217

    Fire at Pratt Institute Destroys Studios and Artwork of Students — New York Times, 2013.0215

    Aecom Ousts Arup on Serpentine Pavilion — BD (registration required), 2013.0214

    Japanese Architect Chosen for Serpentine Pavilion — BD (registration required), 2013.0214

    Structure Collapses at Chernobyl, Ukraine Says No Danger — Reuters, 2013.0213

    RIBA Gold Award Awarded to Architect Peter Zumthor — WAN, 2013.0211

    AIA Young Architects Awards 2013 — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0208

    Zaha Hadid Appointed to Boris's Airports Review — BD (registration required), 2013.0207

    Mies Van Der Rohe Award Shortlist — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0204

    Vancouver€'s Presentation House Gallery Taps Patkau Architects to Design New Building — ArtInfo, 2013.0131

    Seattle Kings Arena Proposed — Architect's Newspaper, 2013.0131

    In Renderings for a Library Landmark, Stacks of Questions — New York Times, 2013.0130

    People & Places 2013.0130 — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0130

    London Olympics Builders See Gagging Order Lifted — Guardian Unlimited, 2013.0127

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    Iraq Parliament Winner Risks Losing Out to Rival Zaha Hadid — BD (registration required), 2013.0110

    People and Places 2013.0109 — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0109

    Ada Louise Huxtable, Champion of Livable Architecture, Dies at 91 — New York Times, 2013.0108

    China Developer Accused of Copying Architect Zaha Hadid’S Designs — New York Daily News, 2013.0107

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    Design Unveiled for Haiti Stadium — New York Times, 2012.1225

    Foster & Partners Defends Estuary Airport Plans — BD (registration required), 2012.1219

    US Billings Rise for Fourth Month in a Row — BD (registration required), 2012.1219

    New York Public Library Unveils Renovation Plan — New York Times, 2012.1219

    Chicago Architect Wins $200,000 Prize from Notre Dame — New York Times, 2012.1212

    Terry Farrell Accuses Authorities of Failing to Plan for Crossrail Development — BD (registration required), 2012.1212

    Chicago Architect Wins $200,000 Prize from Notre Dame — New York Times, 2012.1212

    Chilean Skyscraper Casts a Shadow More Than a Mile Long — New York Daily News, 2012.1210

    Vancouver Firm to Build HK$2.7 Billion Opera House — BusinessWeek, 2012.1210

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    Architecture and Design Around the Web

    Architect's 'Floating' Crystal Palace Inspired Idea in Final Five in Europe Wide Competition — Bury Free Press, 2013.0218

    Top 10 Overlooked Stunning Buildings — Reuters, 2013.0218

    Frank Gehry and David Mirvish Would Change Face of Toronto — Toronto Star, 2013.0218

    St. Petersburg's New Mariinsky Theater Gets Mixed Reviews — Radio Free Europe, 2013.0218

    Places That Work: Anywhere You Can Walk — Metropolis, 2013.0217

    The Quick-Change Artist — New York Times, 2013.0217

    What's Up with Roofs? Design and Durability — Chicago Tribune, 2013.0215

    Public Urged to 'Kick Out Ugliness' — BD (registration required), 2013.0215

    Public Urged to 'Kick Out Ugliness' — BD (registration required), 2013.0215

    Foster+Partners in Buenos Aires, Argentina — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0214

    Capel Manor House and Guest Pavilion, Kent — Wallpaper, 2013.0214

    Staying Put in Style: Open-Minded — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0213

    River Motif Flows through Aboriginal Health Clinic — The Age (Australia), 2013.0213

    Robin Monotti Architects - Yacht House in Foros, Ukraine — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0212

    RISD Library Fuses Modern Style with Old Architecture — Brown Daily Herald, 2013.0212

    Titanium Cathedral of the Northern Lights Opens Deep within the Arctic Circle — GizMag, 2013.0212

    Straightening Out Nouvel — Architect's Newspaper, 2013.0212

    Kohn Pedersen Fox - Reskinning in Iselin — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0211

    U. Of C. Center a Smart Hospital of the Future — Chicago Tribune, 2013.0211

    2012 Niagara Community Design Award Winners Announced — Canadian Architect, 2013.0210

    Excellence in Vermont Architecture — VT Digger, 2013.0210

    INABA Creates a Cylindrical Beacon for a Norwegian Concert Hall — Architect's Newspaper, 2013.0208

    Shaping a Finer World with Design — Stuff (New Zealand), 2013.0208

    Masdar City - UAE's Futuristic Face — Dawn, 2013.0207

    Architecture to Optimise Small Spaces — Architecture Source (Australia), 2013.0207

    Architectural Icons Inspired by Mathematics — DesignBuild Source (Australia), 2013.0207

    Peter Zumthor Reveals His Big Ambitions — BD (registration required), 2013.0207

    Chipperfield Outlines Reasons for Demolishing Pub — BD (registration required), 2013.0206

    BNIM in Des Moines, Iowa — ArchitectureWeek, 2013.0205

    A Play on Nature's Patterns — New York Times, 2013.0204

    Critic Lays into Foster & Partners' New York Library Plan — BD (registration required), 2013.0204

    Q+a> Ole Bouman — Architect's Newspaper, 2013.0204

    Bjarke Ingels Behind Marina Lofts Proposal — Sun Sentinel, 2013.0202

    Foster Shines in Munich — BD (registration required), 2013.0201

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