Skyscrapers

On Edge

This Scientist Is Using VR to Understand Why Skyscrapers Stress People Out

I put on a VR helmet and joined in the study.
James Jackson
12.6.17
Garage Magazine

Chicago Architecture Biennial: Not Just Glass Towers and Ruin Porn

While acknowledging our digital present, the Chicago Architecture Biennial's sprawling sophomore installment snubs celebrity and takes a deep dive into history, material, and process.
Saul Anton
10.6.17
Design

What Anime Architecture Teaches Us About the Future of Cities

The Museum of Architectural Drawing in Berlin hosts an exhibition on the architecture of anime.
DJ Pangburn
8.6.16
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What Air Conditioning Can Teach Us About Innovation and Laziness

For more than 100 years, the cool breezes of air conditioning have taken hold around the world. It took us about as long to even consider the side effects.
Ernie Smith
7.4.16
Design

Evolo Magazine Announces Winners Of Coveted 2014 Skyscraper Competition

We examine the prize-winning proposals awarded, "Outstanding ideas for vertical living."
Emerson Rosenthal
2.16.16
Design

The Future of L.A. Looks Sky High

Design practice PAR imagines a vertical future for Los Angeles housing with the 6030 Wilshire skyscraper.
DJ Pangburn
9.27.15
Design

Don't Worry, a Bamboo Skyscraper Would Be Very Strong

CRG Architects unveils "Architect's Village" a collection of towers that mimics a natural bamboo forest.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.26.15
Internet Exploring

There Are Human Beings in Australia Who Want to Build a Beyoncé-Inspired Skyscraper

"Beyoncé-inspired skyscraper" is a pretty fun phrase to type.
Eric Sundermann
7.7.15
Film

Explore the Future of Vertical Living in an Interactive High-Rise Documentary

Filmmaker Katerina Cizek releases the final chapter of her seven-year-long project inquiry into the urban fixtures.
Kevin Holmes
6.2.15
Design

How Do You Make a Skyscraper with No Shadow?

Architecture firm NBBJ reveal plans for two "shadowless" skyscrapers in London.
Beckett Mufson
3.16.15
Film

Tour Toronto's Skyline in This Stunning Urban Hyperlapse

Canada's largest city has never looked as bombastic as in Ryan Emond's new video, 'Toronto Skyline Porn.'
Johannes Hausen at The Creators Project Germany
12.1.14
Design

Concept Towers Could Bring Rice Farming To Hong Kong's Skyline

A proposed building with rice terraces and a built-in rain irrigation system could make cooking dinner easier than ever.
Andrew Nunes
8.13.14
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