EPCOT: Walt Disney’s New Urbanist City

EPCOT: Walt Disney’s New Urbanist City Aerial view of EPCOT. Image © Disney Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987892/epcot-walt-disneys-new-urbanist-city Beneath the Spaceship Earth geodesic sphere and the display of world cultures that symbolize Disney World’s EPCOT lies the buried vision for a utopian city. The original EPCOT – a community built around … Read more

Wenk Associates: Working with Water

Wenk Associates: Working with Water Burgess Creek Promenade, Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Image Courtesy of Wenk Associates Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985286/wenk-associates-working-with-water The need to rapidly adapt to climate change has rightfully taken center stage. But the connections between climate change and stormwater management are often overlooked. Climate change impacts the hydrological … Read more

The Right to the Beach: Walling off Coastal Erosion

The Right to the Beach: Walling off Coastal Erosion Construction of the Collaroy sea wall. Image © Northern Beaches Council Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984650/the-right-to-the-beach-walling-off-coastal-erosion At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in March 2020, affluent Parisians flocked to second homes on France’s Atlantic coast as a nationwide lockdown came down … Read more

Hidden Figures: The Historic Contributions of Black Architects in the United States

Hidden Figures: The Historic Contributions of Black Architects in the United States Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture designed by Freelon Adjaye Bond/SmithGroup. Image © Nic Lehoux Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/949665/hidden-figures-the-historic-contributions-of-black-architects-in-the-united-states This article was originally published on Common Edge. Designer Paul Wellington, based in Milwaukee, United States, … Read more

The Space Age Aesthetic: Influencing Architecture and Interiors

The Space Age Aesthetic: Influencing Architecture and Interiors Futuristic shopping center. Image via The Jetsons, 1962 / Hanna-Barbera Productions Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981405/the-space-age-aesthetic The dawn of nuclear power, dramatic advances in rocketry and the desire to be the first to put men into space and on the moon, kick-started an … Read more

Winners of the 2022 Architectural League Prize for Young Architects + Designers Announced

Winners of the 2022 Architectural League Prize for Young Architects + Designers Announced Stock catalog, 2015.Courtesy of stock-astudio. Image Courtesy of The Architectural League of New York Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981204/winners-of-the-2022-architectural-league-prize-for-young-architects-plus-designers-announced The Architectural League of New York has announced the winners of the 41st cycle of the annual Architectural League … Read more

In San Francisco, the 5M Development Envisions Public and Private Space for the Future

In San Francisco, the 5M Development Envisions Public and Private Space for the Future Courtesy of BROOKFIELD PROPERTIES Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/980517/in-san-francisco-the-5m-development-envisions-public-and-private-space-for-the-future The chance to reimagine a four-and-a-half-acre site containing both historic buildings to be preserved and lots slated for development in a major American city is rare. For the … Read more