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Morning News Roundup: Tyranny in Tennessee, Detente in Dallas Morning News Roundup: Tyranny in Tennessee, Detente in Dallas

The Koch brothers intercede in transit plans in Tennessee, Dallas bridges a solution for the glare burning the Nasher Sculpture Center, and more news. Read more

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Morning News Roundup: Steven Holl Architects Upsets Upstate New York Morning News Roundup: Steven Holl Architects Upsets Upstate New York

A residential project by Steven Holl Architects is upsetting upstate New York, the view of the Bloomberg era from Toronto, plus more morning news. Read more

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Ada Louise Huxtable and Philip Johnson Ada Louise Huxtable and Philip Johnson

Mark Lamster remembers Ada Louise Huxtable: her early years as a protégé of Philip Johnson and her rise to patrician status in New York City Read more

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MoMA, Architecture, and Politics: 9+1 Ways of Being Political MoMA, Architecture, and Politics: 9+1 Ways of Being Political

Pedro Gadanho's first MoMA show highlights architecture's political side. But, writes Mark Lamster, his attempt to promote curation as the next criticism is hampered by a less than accessible presentation. Read more

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Remembering John Johansen, the last of the Harvard Five Architects Remembering John Johansen, the last of the Harvard Five Architects

His passing, at 96, occurs as the fate of two of his Brutalist buildings remains uncertain. Read more

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