Architecture

Architecture

A new civic infrastructure in the heart of Manhattan by Mecanoo

Designed with Beyer Blinder Belle in the former Mid-Manhattan Library, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library is given a “wizard hat” to house a lecture hall as well as the only free-access rooftop terrace in the borough.

The Taxi project at MoMA

In the summer of 1976, the museum in New York hosted an exhibition, organized by Emilio Ambasz, that sought to provide a response to the problem of urban traffic and pollution through new ‘ecological’ cab projects.

Alessandro Melis

Resilient communities as an antidote to the environmental crisis

The curator of the Italian Pavilion for the next Architecture Biennale, tells us how we should inhabit the planet, also in light of the pandemic.