Missed some of this week’s architecture news, or our tweets and Facebook posts from the last few days? Don’t sweat it—we’ve gathered the week’s must-read stories right here. Enjoy!
BIG shows off its new full-block office in DUMBO
BIG’s full-floor office is a stone’s throw from the Brooklyn Bridge and is rife with fixtures and furniture from the studio’s collaborators.
Wynn Resorts sues rival for imitating its architectural style
Wynn Resorts is suing Resorts World Las Vegas, claiming a new casino infringes on Wynn’s signature style of curved bronze bar buildings.
Francis Kéré, Office Kovacs, and others tapped for 2019 Coachella installations
The art and design installations at the 2019 Coachella music festival in Southern California will be created by an array of new and returning participants.
Concrete production produces eight percent of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions
Concrete plays a larger role in climate change than previously thought, as the 8 percent of carbon dioxide emissions nearly rivals the agriculture industry.
Meet the artist who hand-paints ski maps for resorts around the world
James Niehues is a Denver-based artist who draws and paints trail maps at ski resorts from New Zealand to Utah.
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