Miami Approves 82-Story 2nd & 2nd Tower After 16 Months Of Review

An 82-story tower known as 2nd & 2nd was granted approval last week when Miami’s Office of Zoning granted waivers needed from the Miami 21 zoning code. A notice issued on the city’s website confirmed the approval was issued November 26. Plans for the tower were first...

Cities, on front lines of climate change, can make outsized difference

A new C40 report argues cities can boost the economy while responding to pressing climate change crisis By Patrick Sisson Cities are essential to fighting climate change, according to new research released today, both oversized contributors to the problem, but also, with the...
Torre Velasca by BBPR. 1958, Milan, Italy. (Photo: Claudio Divizia via Shutterstock)

Brutalism: What Is It and Why Is It Making a Comeback?

A look at the history of Brutalist architecture and the characteristics that made it the go-to style of the mid-20th century. We also explore Brutalism’s fall from favor and renewed appreciation. By Jessica Stewart They say that trends are circular and what’s old becomes...