The research team from Purdue University has developed a 3-D-printed cement with remarkable flexibility. (Courtesy Purdue Univesity, School of Civil Engineering)

Flexible 3-D-printed cement stretches the possibilities of construction

By Matthew Marani Concrete is a ubiquitous building material, applied to the bulk of contemporary construction projects. While the sedimentary aggregate is commonly used due to its impressive compressive strength, it remains a brittle material subject to damage or failure during...
Lauren Nassef

Art Spaces for All – Architects all over the country are helping making fine art more accessible.

Architects all over the country are helping making fine art more accessible. By Kathleen O’Donnell for AIA Architect Small galleries, nonprofit museums, and community art centers require partnerships with architects to fulfill their mission of bringing art to the publi...
Bruner/Cott & Associates R.W. Kern Center, Hampshire College

ArchitectChats Ep. 26: Timber on the Rise, Part 9 – Behind the Scenes at Hampshire College’s Kern Center

Bruner/Cott Architects’ Jason Jewhurst and Hampshire College past president Jonathan Lash discuss the Living Building’s conception and impact on themselves and the greater community. By Wanda Lau ArchitectChats‘ Timber on the Rise series highlights innovations...