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  • the getty launches new focus on architecture

    The Getty Research Institute has established a Department of Architecture and Design as part of its Research Library to emphasize its vast architecture-related collections and to encourage scholarly and public discourse.

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  • Rensselaer's Lighting Research Center Announces Next LED Lighting Institute Sessions

    Slated for Sept. 18, 19, and 20, 2007, Rensselaer Polytechnic's Lighting Research Center (LRC) LED Lighting Institute has been expanded to accommodate the requests of previous students for more information and more time for hands-on sessions with LEDs.

  • martin luther king jr. plaza, philadelphia

    Tom Gallas remembers the first meeting he had with the residents of Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza, a set of high-rise public housing towers in South Philadelphia.

  • hall of fame: christopher alexander

    As a theorist, teacher, author, practicing architect, and builder, Alexander has taken it upon himself to question everything, from construction details and the effects of color to the process by which a global species makes and remakes its environment and, beyond, to the objective bases of beauty...