Metropolis Magazine - November/December 2018Add to Favorites

Metropolis Magazine - November/December 2018Add to Favorites

Go Unlimited with Magzter GOLD

Read Metropolis Magazine along with 8,500+ other magazines & newspapers with just one subscription  View catalog

1 Month $9.99

1 Year$99.99 $49.99

$4/month

Save 50% Hurry, Offer Ends in 3 Days
(OR)

Subscribe only to Metropolis Magazine

Buy this issue $3.99

Subscription plans are currently unavailable for this magazine. If you are a Magzter GOLD user, you can read all the back issues with your subscription. If you are not a Magzter GOLD user, you can purchase the back issues and read them.

Gift Metropolis Magazine

In this issue

2018 Year in Review: Eight Metropolis contributors address how events of the last year have prompted designers to confront their field. Profile of architect Steven Holl. The year in exhibitions. Sustainability Report Supplement.

Think Tank

Starting With People

Think Tank

2 mins

Building Details

Now You See It Concealed curtain-wall details at Thomas Phifer and Partners’ new Glenstone Museum have big impact.

Building Details

1 min

Development Green Gateway In Hongqiao

West of Shanghai, Gensler has designed a new symbol of China’s environmental coming-of-age.

Development Green Gateway In Hongqiao

3 mins

History The Lonely Modernist

Maligned and forgotten for a generation, Paul Rudolph pursued the Modernist project even as it fell out of favor.

History The Lonely Modernist

3 mins

The Green Imperative

A look back at pivotal sustainable projects reveals the outsize role of nonprofit and public-sector clients in driving change in the building industry.

The Green Imperative

5 mins

Working With Standards

Architects at the leading edge of sustainable building practices weigh the pros and cons of pursuing an array of ever-evolving “green” certifications.

Working With Standards

7 mins

Beyond The Punch List

Post-occupancy evaluations are still not common practice. What might accelerate their adoption?

Beyond The Punch List

7 mins

5 Major Construction Elements And Their End Of Life Potential

What’s possible—and what’s at stake—when buildings come down.

5 Major Construction Elements And Their End Of Life Potential

9 mins

The Year In Exhibitions

If 2018 were an object, what would it look like? What would it feel like? And what would it say about design culture today? Metropolis surveyed museum exhibits, gallery shows, and pop-ups to find out. From a snake-sofa that unpacks the ethical implications of virtual reality to graphic tapestries that speak to material innovation, these five objects—all displayed this year—reveal latent truths about the present moment.

The Year In Exhibitions

4 mins

A Politics For Design

Victor Papanek’s critical outlook and uproarious calls to politicize design won him a loyal following.

A Politics For Design

6 mins

Read all stories from Metropolis Magazine

Metropolis Magazine Description:

PublisherMetropolis

CategoryArchitecture

LanguageEnglish

Frequency9 Issues/Year

It’s now easier than ever to enjoy monthly groundbreaking design journalism on your mobile devices. Each issue of Metropolis delivers architecture and design news, topics, and trends FIRST—long before they become mainstream. Professionals in all areas of design, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, technology, industrial design, and graphic design, rely on Metropolis magazine each month for dynamic journalism that spans the gamut of their profession, and shapes the future of design.

  • cancel anytimeCancel Anytime [ No Commitments ]
  • digital onlyDigital Only
MAGZTER IN THE PRESS:View All