More stories about Architects

  • Firm Profile: Lake|Flato Architects

    Lake|Flato Architects has racked up a COTE Top Ten Green Project award every year since 2011. What's the firm's secret to success?

  • Health, Safety, and Welfare Also Includes Building Performance

    Hanley Wood Sustainability Council members Steven Winter, FAIA, and Maureen Guttman, AIA, discuss the role of incentives and regulations in moving high-performance building into mainstream practice.

  • What's Driving Architects in Green Building

    In the third of six reports on what drives the decision-making process in high-performance building, we look at where readers of Architect and Residential Architect stand when it comes to green building.

  • Health is not a Building Typology

    Designing for health is different from healthcare design. The AIA, with a guest appearance by the Acting U.S. Surgeon General, examines why all building professionals should also consider themselves to be public health workers.

  • What's Driving Green Building? You Tell Us.

    Hanley Wood recently surveyed seven of its core audiences to find out who initiates green building discussions, what drives the decision-making process on high-performance projects, and more. Where green building enthusiasts stand may surprise you.

  • Why Sustainability Needs Experimentation And a Bit More Risk

    Hanley Wood Sustainability Council members Blaine Brownell and Dennis Wedlick explore the push-pull dynamic between product development and high-performance design, and call for more experimentation between now and 2020.

  • 5 Reasons to Champion Green Building on Earth Day

    We’re marking the year’s biggest celebration of the environment with a look at why a commitment to green building matters.

  • Push to Revive Energy Efficiency Tax Credit for Buildings Grows

    Following the introduction of the Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Act to restore and boost energy efficiency tax credits for buildings, the Senate Finance Committee votes to retroactively extend a deduction for commercial and multifamily buildings.

  • Shigeru Ban Architects Wins the 2014 Pritzker Prize

    The Japanese architect, known for his paper disaster relief structures as well as his minimalist permanent works, is the prize’s 35th laureate.

  • Will You Design D.C.'s High Line?

    Project teams wanted: The 11th Street Bridge Park design competition is seeking to turn an existing bridge and underutilized waterfront into a dynamic elevated park with shoreline civic spaces, an environmental education center, and urban agriculture.