A proposal imagines 300,000 housing units built into six hyper-energy efficient domes.
In the first decade of the 21st century, Spain was defined by bold building. But the recession has brought the country's architectural ambitious to a halt.
Artists modified this train to include gruesome animal specimens, grass growing on the walls and a campsite lit by an electric sunset.
This music video tells the classic story of a robot making good, moving to the big city, and eating it.
"This statue goes against the tradition of making statues to honor victories," a museum official explained. "It is an ode to defeat."
An artist recreates the scenes captured by Google's cameras.
Smokers and the battle for the outdoors.
Move over balloon animals. There's a new game in town.
This proposed Chicago building doesn't look like much, but it could clean up the air around the city's expressway.
Expansive landscapes, colorful festivals, and stuffed bears.
A Japanese artist fills an old phone booth with water and goldfish, to the delight of passers-by.
Is it thorny prison bars or the South African leader's profile? Depends on where you stand.
A landmark 2008 land use law has led to more sustainable communities.
You don't need a wealthy developer when you've got thousands of small investors.
The country has long been a model for flashy, absurd infrastructure, but austerity is finally slowing it down.
Special-effects wizards used Antoni Gaudì's sketches to psychedelically animate the La Sagrada Familia.
Be OPEN reminds us that public art doesn't have to be visual.
What's at stake if Congress cuts the historic preservation tax incentive.