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  • Games by Design

    The buildings that will host the London Olympics are notable not only for their responsible approach to high design, but also for how they will serve the city after the closing ceremonies

  • 17 Days Later

    London officials are leveraging their infrastructure spending on the so-called Neo-Austerity Olympics to help revitalize one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods. Critic Christopher Hawthorne weighs their chances for success, and at what cost.

  • Steven Holl, Agent of Enlightenment

    2012 AIA Gold Medalist Steven Holl has never compromised on his design philosophy—even when his clients have no idea what he's talking about.

  • VJAA

    This Minneapolis-based firm is the 2012 AIA Archtitecture Firm of the Year.

  • Frank Gehry's House

    This year's 25-Year Award goes to this famous, and misunderstood, house, as fondly remembered by his project designer.

  • 41 Cooper Square

    New York / Morphosis Architects

  • The Standard

    New York / Ennead Architects

  • Poetry Foundation

    Chicago / John Ronan Architects

  • LumenHaus

    Virginia Tech University

  • Pittman Dowell Residence

    La Crescenta, Calif. / Michael Maltzan Architecture