Historic Status Offers No Protection in Beijing

The demolition of a historic house in the imperial city, once home to famous architects who championed historic preservation, is a cruel blow to conservationists.

Streetscapes | Readers’ Questions: Streetscapes/Readers’ Questions – Automats Under Wraps

Queries about the covered facades of old automats and an abandoned stairway on 172nd Street.

Currents | Q&A: A Lisbon Architect Brings His Skills to MoMA — Q&A

Pedro Gadanho has been hired as a curator for the museum’s department of architecture and design.

The Appraisal: Once a Staple, Awnings Are Losing Their Appeal

The overhangs became popular in the 1950s but have become a casualty of gentrification.

A Big Version of a ‘weeHouse’

A couple of experts in architecture and art find perfection in a prefab place.