Other stories by Blaine Brownell

  • Report from the 2012 World Expo in South Korea, Part One

    Blaine Brownell goes to the 2012 World Expo in South Korea and is pleasantly surprised by the emphasis of landscape over architecture.

  • Deconstruction, Reconstruction

    Wang Shu's use of materials both exploits and exposes China's reckless approach to building.

  • Natural Lighting

    Windowpanes could be transformed into light sources, thanks to organic light-emitting diodes.

  • necessary good

    A lot of change has occurred recently in the design and construction industries. It's a palpable change that manifests itself in client meetings, site visits, and the media. Headlines like “America Goes Green” and “A Sustainable Future” grace our desks. W