How is the role of architecture evolving in how we remember African American history?

To help celebrate this year's Black History Month, we spoke to architect Mabel O. Wilson on issues of diversity, memorialization, the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, and more.

Mabel O. Wilson on race, memory, and architecture

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John Portman & Associates is designing a 750,000-square-foot mixed-use complex for Georgia Tech in Atlanta.

John Portman & Associates unveils a tech center for Midtown Atlanta

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SHOP Architects is designing a 734-foot-tall skyscraper in Detroit; when built it will be the city's tallest.

52-story SHoP-designed tower revealed for downtown Detroit

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The Municipal Art Society of New York has a proud history but today is a broken organization.

Can the Municipal Art Society save itself?

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See how Jacques Herzog & Pierre de Meuron are programming their enormous 15-acre L.A. arts district development.

New details revealed for Herzog & de Meuron’s $2 billion development in L.A.

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See the latest boathouse designed by Studio Gang Architects—the Eleanor Boathouse in Chicago's Bridgeport neighborhood.

Studio Gang completes a second public boathouse along the Chicago River

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Populous's $300 million, 20,000-seat stadium for D.C. United will break ground next Monday.

D.C. United stadium approved, despite design “disappointment”

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Jimmy Buffett fans rejoice—this Florida retirement community is for you.

A Jimmy Buffett–themed community for seniors is coming to Daytona Beach

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Derrington Building Studio, PLLC kept all the great 1940s details in this gas station-turned-megabus.com stop, down to Jetsons-like ring decorations.

1940s Texas gas station gets retro rebirth as new Megabus stop

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Coming soon to Union Square, this 258,000-square-foot tech hub designed by Davis Brody Bond and anchored by Civic Hall.

New York City plans a tech incubator designed by Davis Brody Bond

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Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture is designing this latest addition next to Chicago's Grant Park.

52-story tower coming to Chicago’s Michigan Avenue, across from Grant Park

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We can't wait to see what this Bell Labs and NEW INC collaboration produces!

New Museum unveils partnership with Nokia Bell Labs to support art and technology collaborations

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Landmarked 28 Liberty Plaza won't be getting large glass pavilions after all.

Plaza revamp begins at landmarked SOM tower, minus controversial glass pavilions

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Has The High Line been a victim of its own success? One of its founding advocates is looking to recalibrate its mission.

Friends of the High Line founder raises concern about park’s success

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The Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University, designed by Los Angeles-based Michael Maltzan Architecture (MMA) is a 50,000-square-foot, $30 million center located on the campus of Rice University. It serves the campus and general public as an experimental platform for making and showcasing works...

First look at Michael Maltzan’s Moody Center for the Arts in Houston

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Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture is designing this latest addition next to Chicago's Grant Park.

52-story tower coming to Chicago’s Michigan Avenue, across from Grant Park

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The newest project will comprise the 19th such tower for L.A.'s growing entertainment district, ten of which are designed by Gensler.

Renderings revealed for Gensler’s tenth tower along L.A.’s new hotel and entertainment district

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For a single week each year, Portland comes alive with design for Design Week Portland. Featuring speakers such as Adele Naude Santos and Hodgetts+Fung, this year's Main Stage features twenty-four visionaries at the forefront of every design discipline. Talks will explore the role of the designer in uncharted territory. The festival's Headquarters will bring to life a design concept for a new...
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“Starburst columns” that support large, open "lanterns" are just one defining feature at Michael Maltzan Architecture's new arts center at Rice University.

First look at Michael Maltzan’s Moody Center for the Arts in Houston

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