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  • Book: 'Up on the Roof'

    A trained-architect-turned-photographer-pilot turns his camera on the rooftop lives of New York City, to find pools, gardens, restaurants, and more.

  • Book 'Engaging Spaces'

    The best of Kossmann.dejong's oeuvre of exhibition designs come alive through unexpected use of ordinary materials to make what the firm calls Engaging Spaces.

  • Book: 'Aerotropolis: The Way We'll Live Next'

    An enthusiastic, if not horrifying, glimpse at our possible future of airport cities. Co-authors Greg Lindsay and John Kasarda reintroduce the idea of the city of the future as the spokes surrounding the hub of an airport, and find evidence to justify their assertions.

  • Book: 'Vitamin G'

    A best-of compilation and sourcebook for lo-fi sustainable projects and green features includes small-scale and large-scale ideas alike.

  • Book: 'Draw Me a House'

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

    In the second part of a series on this year's World Expo, Blaine Brownell decides that for national pavilions, less is more.

  • 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.