Tagged with "building"

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  1. Skyscraper!: Achievement and Impact

    Skyscraper!: Achievement and Impact

    Case Study

    by Wayne LaBar Published June 09 2008

    As technological inventions, skyscrapers define the large cities of the global society and our local community. These amazing structures incorporate engineering solutions in their construction and provide abundant opportunities to highlight many...

  2. Playing the Building: An Installation by David Byrne

    Playing the Building: An Installation by David Byrne

    Review

    by Beth Redmond-Jones Published June 21 2008

    I was recently in New York and remembered hearing about David Byrne's sound installation at the Battery Maritime Building. Since we had time to spare before our ferry to Staten Island arrived, my family and I took some time to check this out and I'm...

  3. Specimens in a Sustainable Environment

    Specimens in a Sustainable Environment

    Case Study

    by Jonathan Katz Published February 06 2009

    Sustainability & Specimen Display: a Conflict of Program? Key to the design program of the new California Academy of Sciences was incorporating the Academy ethos and commitment to sustainability into the design of the building. (Photo #1)The result...