Several professions are charged with the mandate of ensuring quality of habitat development. If things are not going quite right in the real-world space, a good hard look at what is going on in professional space is in order. Many are and many more must be looking and it might help to look together. 

  1. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 22, 2017 - 02:39 New photographs offer a look inside a modernist theatre in Le Corbusier's Chandigarh
  2. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 08:15 In a First, IIT Kharagpur to Use 3D Planning to make Varanasi a 'Futuristic City'
  3. (Outreach) Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 08:15 Pier Luigi Nervi and Australia: Outback Modernism Exhibition
  4. (Commentary) Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 03:31 Who Profits From Poverty? : The Shortcomings of Matthew Desmond's 'Evicted'
  5. (Media/Scan) Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 14:43 Indian Railways end ‘cannibalism’ to save Darjeeling toy train’s heritage tag : Northeast Frontier Railway will be signing an agreement with a public sector undertaking for supplying new ‘antique’ spares to stop the practice
  6. (Media/Scan) Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 09:30 Urban beasts: how wild animals have moved into cities : Rome has a problem with wild boar; wolves mingle with surburban Germans; mountain lions frequent LA.
  7. (Media/Scan) Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 03:03 Draft National Urban Rental Housing Policy 2017: Not-so-strong foundation for rental housing
  8. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Friday, May 19, 2017 - 14:47 Proceeds of Hudco IPO will go to government: M Ravi Kanth, Hudco
  9. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:08 Hudco lists at 22% premium to issue price : The Hudco IPO was oversubscribed 79 times; the share listed at Rs 73.45 on the BSE.
  10. (Interview) Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:00 Behind the Black Architectural Resistance : Sharon Sutton got an Ivy League education at Columbia—spurred by insurgency—that helped her become a leading African-American architect today.
  11. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 19, 2017 - 11:46 RIBA responds to Liberal Democrats Manifesto
  12. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 19, 2017 - 05:49 RIBA responds to Conservatives Manifesto
  13. (Call) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 20:15 Furniture and the Domestic Interior
  14. (Call) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 18:12 Critical Practice in an age of Complexity : Keynote: Jane Rendell
  15. (Multimedia) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 15:45 Hall of Nations, Meeting organised by IIA, Northern Chapter and SPA Alumni on 3rd May, 2017 : Video recording of deliberations concerning demolition of the Hall of Nations, held at School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi on 3rd May
  16. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 13:03 Goa urban development ministry to oversee RERA
  17. (Call) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:58 Augmented Materials – A Hybrid Design Medium in Architectural Design
  18. (Call) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 09:30 Ghiberti teorico. Nature, art and historicity in the Quattrocento : Conference at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut
  19. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 07:15 Architects: We’re “Appalled” by Brexit Rollout : Ron Arad, Richard Rogers, Will Alsop and others denounce the government’s attitude towards EU nationals in the Brexit negotiations
  20. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 07:15 Sidewalk Labs May Build a High-Tech City District From Scratch in Toronto
  21. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 07:15 Srinagar Smart City – What people really want
  22. (Commentary) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 07:14 The Political Problems of the Contemporary “Flâneur” : An exhibition at the Barnes Foundation uses the theme of the contemporary flânuer to draw connections to its 19th-century collection, but the co
  23. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 05:57 Once a dry river, Sabarmati may now garner Rs 6,000 cr for hotels, malls : Resettlement of 12,000 families living on banks of Sabarmati Riverfront cost AMC about Rs 1,200 cr
  24. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 16:46 Is Kalabharati the real reason why the Telangana govt wants the Dharna Chowk to go?
  25. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:00 Eerie Photographs of Solitary Cars in 1970s New York : Cars: New York City, 1974–1976 collects 115 photographs by Langdon Clay of cars both beautiful and battered in the nighttime.
  26. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:00 In Putin's Moscow, an Urban Wilderness Emerges : Liz Diller and Charles Renfro talk about their latest high-profile commission, a weather-bending (and politically charged) city park ....
  27. (Outreach) , (Call) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 10:29 Re-configuring productive Megalopolis challenges and dynamics of a mining territory : Seven days | intensive design workshop, Megalopolis
  28. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 05:52 D.C.: Don't Give the Carnegie Library to Apple : The company plans to turn a Beaux Arts gem into a lavish gadget store. But there should be a better public use of such a cherished site.
  29. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 05:51 Post-Internet Artists Crack Open Our Technological Past : A group show at Paris’s Galerie Charlot uses bygone tools and techniques to explore modern media.
  30. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 05:51 RIBA responds positively to Corbyn's new manifesto for Labour : RIBA responds positively to Corbyn's new manifesto for Labour
  31. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 02:27 Tearing down an icon : Demolition of the Hall of Nations signals a failure to engage with history and public memory.
  32. (Call) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 16:19 Urban Chieftaincy: Exploring the roles of traditional authorities in the contemporary urban African contexts : Panel at the African Centre for Cities International Urban Conference
  33. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 13:40 The Mall Isn't Dead, It's Just Changing : Hong Kong figured out how to make shopping malls a sensible part of the urban fabric. Can this model go global?
  34. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 12:36 How India Eats: The class structure of food consumption in India : A look at food consumption trends and food expenditure in Rural and Urban India shows nutrition levels are still low in large swathes of India
  35. (Outreach) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 06:51 First International Conference in Architectural Communication 2017
  36. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 05:12 French Government Awardee & Asian Games Village Architect Raj Rewal interacted with LPU Students
  37. (Commentary) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:56 The Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture: an analogy for Pakistan : If these walls could speak, what stories would they tell?
  38. (Outreach) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:49 War and the Urban Context
  39. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:05 Beware of PMAY cheats: Centre
  40. (Media/Scan) , (Opinion) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:05 Has Placemaking Become Cliché?
  41. (Outreach) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:05 Amie Siegel: Interiors at Frye Art Museum
  42. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:05 The chaise longue that became a porn star : A book reveals the double life of a famous modernist recliner
  43. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:04 Moscow Makeover Meets Citizen Resistance
  44. (Outreach) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:04 The Aga Khan to receive the 2017 Architectural League President's Medal
  45. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:04 Alejandro Aravena's ELEMENTAL to design the 1 million sq.ft. Qatar Art Mill : Chosen from eight finalists, Elemental was inspired by the iconic “rhythmic monumental grain silos” of the original Flour Mills that formerly oc
  46. (Commentary) , (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:04 Photos of the Capitalistic Imagery that Overwhelms Beirut’s Landscape : Manal Abu-Shaheen records a city in the midst of being overtaken by billboards but still, for now, showing its history.
  47. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 04:04 India's Revolutionary Plan to Make All Its Cars Electric : The government recently announced that gas cars will be phased out by 2030.
  48. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 15, 2017 - 12:00 Works by John Yeon, the godfather of Pacific Northwest modernism, go on view at the Portland Art Museum
  49. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 15, 2017 - 07:44 Pune falls back on heritage in ‘most liveable cities’ race
  50. (Call) Monday, May 15, 2017 - 05:19 Representation: Process and Practice Across Design Disciplines (PPADD)
  51. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 15, 2017 - 05:17 Thousands rally in Moscow against plan to raze Soviet-era flats
  52. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 15, 2017 - 01:40 Large township projects to feel the heat under RERA
  53. (Outreach) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 10:57 Architecture and Wars: Forms of Destruction and Construction in War Zones : Conference Programme
  54. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 07:44 Walking Manto’s Bombay
  55. (Commentary) , (Interview) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 05:06 ‘Korangi was designed to be at war with its residents’ : Interview with Dr Ijlal Muzaffar, Associate Professor of Modern Architectural History at the Rhode Island School of Design
  56. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 05:05 Specific housing zones can curb risks of the sector
  57. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:22 Documenting the Charismatic Streets of Post-War New York : An exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York revisits Todd Webb’s fond lens on Manhattan.
  58. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:22 Human Landscapes of Mexico
  59. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:22 3D subsurface urban study in Varanasi
  60. (Call) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:18 Architect/Craftsman: Professional Identity and Skill in the Early Modern Era : Art History CFPs for RSA 2018 New Orleans
  61. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:14 A first-ever find by the Djehuty Project in Egypt: a funeral garden known of until now only through iconography : Spanish National Research Council news release
  62. (Media/Scan) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:14 DMIC derails in Rajasthan, farmers too hit hard
  63. (Media/Scan) , (Interview) Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 03:14 Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana will drive disbursements ahead: HUDCO
  64. (Media/Scan) Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 01:46 Balkrishna Doshi to deliver Royal Academy annual architecture lecture 2017
  65. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 08:04 Studying the Design of a 19th-Century Mental Asylum : An exhibition at the National Building Museum explores St. Elizabeths in Washington, DC, and the history of mental health architecture in the US
  66. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 08:02 An Irreverent Performance of Naked Dancers Dressed as Iconic Buildings : In Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa’s performance “A Brief History of Architecture in Guatemala” at the Guggenheim, the artist invited us to consider why
  67. (Outreach) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 07:48 Begleitprogramm zur Ausstellung „Schulbau und dergleichen – der Reformarchitekt Heinrich Tessenow“
  68. (Call) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 07:30 Virtue and Wonder: Magnificent Architecture in the Early Modern Period : Call for Session at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New Orleans
  69. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 07:21 Mughal-era structure ‘Khooni Bhandara’ aims to get UNESCO World Heritage tag : Khooni Bhandara is an underground water management system, developed during the Mughal era for water supply in Burhanpur district o MP
  70. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 03:33 To regularise colonies, govt to hold camps from today
  71. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 03:33 'Humanlike' Thought Evolved 1.8 Million Years Ago : The functional brain networks that underlie Early Stone Age tool manufacture
  72. (Commentary) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 03:33 Have You Ever Had an Intense Experience of Mystical Communion with the Universe, Life, God, etc? : Louis Kahn’s work is accessible, minimal, simple, solid, systematic, and self-evident. It is also the exact opposite.
  73. (Media/Scan) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 03:33 Versailles in the valley
  74. (Call) Friday, May 12, 2017 - 03:06 Haunting, Memory and Place : Annual ACAHUCH Symposium, 21-22 September, Melbourne School of Design
  75. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 15:33 Socialism and Nationalism on the Danube : Vienna and Budapest can be viewed as battlefields in an unfolding European crisis of identity and confidence.
  76. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 07:54 Shirish Patel has just been elected honorary fellow of the Indian Institute of Architects
  77. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 07:52 100 Jahre Moderne in und mit Palästina/Israel
  78. (Call) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 07:29 Grotesque heads in Renaissance and Early Modern Italy : Call for Session at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New Orleans
  79. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 05:14 Maharashtra chief secretary to hold discussion with central agencies on slum rehabilitation
  80. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 05:14 Camps held to give land deeds see huge rush
  81. (Media/Scan) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 05:14 For Urban Preservationists, Six Big Saves : The National Trust for Historic Preservation’s new list of the most endangered places looks back at 30 years of going to bat for buildings ...
  82. (Commentary) Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 05:14 The show that fuses architectural critique with real-estate porn : Smarter than HGTV and livelier than PBS, the British program ‘Grand Designs’ celebrates architectural problem-solving.
  83. (Outreach) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:50 An Evening of BOLD.ART
  84. (Call) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:01 Zarch #9: Architecture, the act of looking and visual culture
  85. (Call) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 07:31 Phenomenology and Early Modern Cartography : Call for Session at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New Orleans
  86. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 05:33 Making the Case for Wooden Buildings
  87. (Commentary) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 05:33 In their rush to become "global", cities risk creating spatial apartheid
  88. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 05:33 Foster + Partners | Branch Technology win Phase 2, Level 1 of NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge
  89. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 02:01 India unanimously elected to head UN-Habitat, the United Nations’ Human Settlements Programme
  90. (Media/Scan) Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 01:56 Sixth International Congress of Construction History, 6ICCH
  91. (SNS Content) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 16:41 Achyut Kanvinde on the Quest for Quality Architecture : In this essay, the well-known architect talked about the challenges facing urban designers in recognising human values and understanding contemp
  92. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 08:29 Corporate Gardens of the Anthropocene
  93. (Call) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:31 Art as Idea in the Early Modern World : Call for Session at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New Orleans
  94. (Commentary) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:09 How the Unwilling Gentrifier Buys a Home : A diary of my attempt to make an ethical housing choice in Chicago.
  95. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:09 Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs Eyes Toronto for Its Digital City
  96. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:08 Archaeogeneticist pinpoints Indian population origins using today's populace : Scientists have identified migrating humans from Africa, Iran and Central Asia over a period of 50,000 years
  97. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:08 Oracle OpenWorld India begins; Here’s agenda, keynote address and major announcements : With India emerging as a key epicentre of technology, Oracle is bringing its flagship conference, Oracle OpenWorld for the very first time to...
  98. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:08 THE COMPLICATED ARCHITECTURE OF ALBERT SPEER, JR.
  99. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:08 Koothattukulam to implement two housing projects for the homeless
  100. (SNS Content) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 07:08 When is architecture protected by intellectual property rights? This redditor wants to find out
  101. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 06:57 One Big Problem With Obama's Presidential Library : Carving out space in Olmsted-designed Jackson Park for Obama’s presidential library misses an opportunity—and sets a bad precedent.
  102. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 03:55 More to a mosque than meets the eye : Shahidul Alam's photo exhibit “Embracing the Other” at Bait Ur Rouf
  103. (Media/Scan) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 03:51 $1.3 Trillion Housing Boom Set to Be India's Next Growth Driver
  104. (Media/Scan) , (Opinion) Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 03:50 Break in India
  105. (Media/Scan) Monday, May 8, 2017 - 13:01 HUDCO IPO opens today: Price per share, other facts to know about Housing and Urban Development Coportation (HUDCO) before investing : The issue that closes on May 11 is predicted to have a valuation between 1.25 to 1.35 times its December 31, 2016 book value.
  106. (Commentary) Monday, May 8, 2017 - 08:31 Urban politics in India: blurring the lines on what is local
  107. (Media/Scan) , (Multimedia) Monday, May 8, 2017 - 08:31 France within India: architectural ties to a common heritage : Chandannagar, a former French colony situated in north Bengal, reminds us of our shared heritage.
  108. (Call) Monday, May 8, 2017 - 07:31 Worlding the Early Modern: Case Studies in Visual and Material Culture : Call for Session at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New Orleans

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