New photos reveal Domino Sugar Refinery's terraced form rising on the East River

New photos reveal Domino Sugar Refinery's terraced form rising on the East River

Clad in fluorescent construction trappings, the residential development at 325 Kent Ave. continues to hold court at the Williamsburg waterfront. As photos from Tectonic reveal, the…

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Very few people actually get to see this hidden rooftop penthouse

Very few people actually get to see this hidden rooftop penthouse

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Queen of tiny living shares her small space tips in 90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)

Queen of tiny living shares her small space tips in 90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)

"90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or more)" about how living in that small apartment made my life larger. It's also a "want-to" guide, offering lessons for others on…

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Snøhetta creates sun-filled space for Slack in Lower Manhattan

Snøhetta creates sun-filled space for Slack in Lower Manhattan

Snøhetta created a green, sun-filled office for tech startup Slack in an 1880s landmarked building in Lower Manhattan's NoHo/East Village neighborhood. Slack created a revolutionary…

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Lowline Lab closing at Essex Street as plans for the park move forward

Lowline Lab closing at Essex Street as plans for the park move forward

The Lowline Lab, an experiment in utilizing solar technology to grow and sustain plants underground, will close doors at Essex Street on February 26. The lab was designed to be a…

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The Pier 55 waterfront park design is getting an overhaul

The Pier 55 waterfront park design is getting an overhaul

The highly anticipated Pier 55 may not be as marvelous as expected. A permit modification request discovered by Architect's Newspaper reveals that the Heatherwick Studio-designed…

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Queens parking garage is getting a makeover as affordable housing

Queens parking garage is getting a makeover as affordable housing

Image1 In 2015, the Mayor Bill de Blasio administration began the Jamaica NOW Action Plan, an economic development program to boost retail development and more job growth in Jamaica,…

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Sleek, nautical home inspired by nearby life saving station from World War II

Sleek, nautical home inspired by nearby life saving station from World War II

Features such as elevated decks, spacious windows, and open storage rooms are borrowed accents from the nearby life-saving station, which had elevated decks and massive windows to help…

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Diller Scofidio + Renfro's Elizabeth Diller is working on an opera for the High Line

Diller Scofidio + Renfro's Elizabeth Diller is working on an opera for the High Line

Diller Scofidio + Renfro's Elizabeth Diller is blending the line between the environment, art and architecture with an exciting new project: an opera for the High Line.  Everyone's…

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Studio Gang reveals new details about the American Museum of Natural History revamp

Studio Gang reveals new details about the American Museum of Natural History revamp

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is tackling climate change, habitat loss and threats to life and health on Earth "in the post-truth era" with Studio Gang's new Gilder…

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BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

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Curvaceous Ex of In House is a solar-powered guest residence aligned with the natural world

Curvaceous Ex of In House is a solar-powered guest residence aligned with the natural world

When buildings live with and mirror their natural environment, it is a feat like no other. The Ex House set in the forest of Rhinebeck, NY is just that. The net-zero artist residence…

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NYC's first modular micro hotel set to open this spring

NYC's first modular micro hotel set to open this spring

This Spring BD Hotels and CB Developers will open Pod Brooklyn, the first ever entirely modular hotel in New York City. Located at 626 Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, the micro-hotel…

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New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

People spend hours making their own DIY cards for the holidays but we think we can say pretty confidently that New Yorker Erik Trinidad's is the most labor-intensive one we've ever…

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NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

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DIY: How to make a gingerbread Brooklyn brownstone

DIY: How to make a gingerbread Brooklyn brownstone

Having graduated from both architecture school and culinary school, Baumann knew that she didn't want to make a ho-hum candy-covered gingerbread house. "If I’m going to the trouble of…

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Foster + Partners unveil plans for “Halo” tower at 50 Hudson Yards

Foster + Partners unveil plans for “Halo” tower at 50 Hudson Yards

Global architecture firm Foster + Partners recently unveiled their plans for 50 Hudson Yards, to be developed by Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group starting early next year.…

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Monroe College students to get new wood-frame modular residence

Monroe College students to get new wood-frame modular residence

Related: + Doban Architecture 30 Locust Avenue, Doban Architecture, New Rochelle, Monroe College, wood-frame modular construction, wooden constructions nyc, nyc wood dorms,…

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How Habitat for Humanity recycles the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to build homes for those in need

How Habitat for Humanity recycles the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to build homes for those in need

We contacted Habitat for Humanity to get the full story behind what happened to the ghosts of Christmas trees past,  and Chris Clarke, senior vice president of marketing and…

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Red Hook Passive House music studio will use 90% less energy than buildings built to code

Red Hook Passive House music studio will use 90% less energy than buildings built to code

Related: Popular graffiti-clad artist collaborative slated for passive house makeover + ZeroEnergy Zero Energy, Red Hook Studio, passive house music studio, passive houses…

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