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4 Major NYC Architects Vie to Design the Penn Station of the Future

First, some context: This year, Madison Square Garden's 50-year permit—which has, until now, largely stood in the way of Penn adapting to the city's population increase—is set to expire, leaving the city council to determine whether the permit be renewed in perpetuity or simply extended. read more
Fri, 06/14/13 AT 10:30AM
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Interior Home Design: A Tokyo Micro House's Creative Use of Space

Sometimes the most brilliant solutions arise within the most rigid constraints. Occupying a mere 248 square feet, the elegant House T by Hiroyuki Shinozaki takes inspiration from a bookcase, with functional, shelflike living areas connected by open rectangles that create a feeling of expansiveness despite the cramped lot. read more
Wed, 06/12/13 AT 10:30AM
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Home Interior Design: Architect Daniel Libeskind's Angular Weekend Getaway

Eighteen copper panels slice through an open Connecticut sky in Daniel Libeskind's 18.36.54 house. The deconstructivist weekend home is named for the 18 planes, 36 points and 54 lines spiraling around an open living plan. read more
Thu, 05/16/13 AT 4:00PM
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Home Interior Design: The Modern Transformation of an 18th-Century Carriage House

Major residential renovations often reveal surprising interior details, especially when the home is over 250 years old. Utrecht-based Zecc Architects was commissioned to transform a carriage house and the rear annex stables in Breukelen, the Netherlands—originally built in 1760—into a spacious residence. Historical elements were uncovered by stripping away previous work to return the beauty of the home's original infrastructure. read more
Wed, 05/08/13 AT 10:30AM
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Now Open: Aether's Repurposed-Shipping-Container Shop in San Francisco

Joining the trend of shipping containers turned shops is Aether Apparel, which opened up its first store in the San Francisco pop-up shopping hub Proxy, a two-block project in Hayes Valley of shops, galleries, and eateries made from renovated shipping containers. read more
Fri, 02/22/13 AT 10:00AM
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Move Over London Eye, The Shard Redefines London Skyline Views

Opening to the public on February 1, 2013, The View from The Shard provides breathtaking skyline views unseen before in the iconic city. At 1,016 feet, the Shard skyscraper is the tallest building in the UK and is tricked out with new tech gadgets to enhance your viewing experience. read more
Wed, 01/30/13 AT 5:00PM
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Cool Thing of The Week: The Pool at This House

Jack Archer, the expert behind WhereIsTheCool.com, offers a weekly dose of lifestyle inspiration on Details.com. This week: Equis House by Barclay & Crousse. read more
Fri, 10/12/12 AT 8:32AM
Style & Advice

Design Spotlight: A Modern Home Near Zurich

Swiss architect Philippe Stuebi's O House features glass bricks, massive skylight, and round windows inspired by car wheels. read more
December 2011
Style & Advice

Could You Live In A 161-Square-Foot House?

From a lilliputian cabin to a tiny floating ark to an egglike blob, these homes make great use of very little space. read more
December 2011
Style & Advice

8 Places Where Old-Time Religion Is Getting a Sexy New Look

Bow your head to faith's newest evangelist: contemporary architecture. read more
November 14, 2011
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