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  • Book: 'Draw Me a House'

    Thibaud Herem’s new book provides a wealth of inspiration for the young architect.

  • Studio Visit: Olson Kundig Architects

    The studio crit remains a crucial part of the culture at this Seattle-based firm, which stops work once per week to gather for a group critique, even as it has grown from two to nearly 100 people.

  • Book: 'One Million Acres & No Zoning'

    As with so much about Texas, the book 'One Million Acres & No Zoning,' a love letter to Houston by Rice School of Architecture professor Lars Lerup, is full of contradictions.

  • Exhibit: 'Hello Materials'

    From where do our materials come from, and to where do they go? A new exhibit in Denmark investigates. Through Sept. 21.

  • Geometric Objects up for Auction at Wright

    The Chicago auction house's semiannual Mass Modern sale includes exquisite, geometrically pure objects by Hoffmann, Peche, and Mangiarotti.

  • Exhibit: 'The Architectural Model'

    The nostalgia for architectural models continues, but with a few quirky twists, at Frankfurt's Deutsches Architekturmuseum. Through Sept. 16.

  • Book: 'Designing Architecture'

    Author Andrew Pressman's 'Designing Architecture' gives the practice's freshest faces a fresh take on the trade in his how-to guide on design.

  • Book: 'Young Architects 13'

    The 2011 Architectural League Prize winners reveal what design is like in a post-bust economy, as found in a new book on their projects.

  • Website: Marcel Breuer Digital Archive

    A digital archive of architect Marcel Breuer's life's work is now available on Syracuse University's website.

  • David Stark Wilson's "Houses + Origins" Book Review

    A review of San Francisco architect David Stark Wilson's new book, "Houses + Origins," published by Images Publishing.