Monthly archives: October 2011

Dezeen Mail #83 out now

Check out the latest issue of Dezeen Mail for all the best stories and comments from Dezeen, including work by Foster + PartnersDaniel Libeskind and Renzo Piano, plus Rem Koolhaas gives us a private tour of OMA/Progress at the Barbican. There's also an update from Dezeen Wire, the latest movies on Dezeen Screen and all our new competitions and jobs. Take a look at it here.

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"New York’s Public Architecture Gets
a Face-Lift"- The New York Times


Dezeen Wire:
New York Times architecture reporter Michael Kimmelman gives a glowing account of the efforts being made by New York City's Department of Design and Construction to revitalise degraded public buildings and infrastructure.

He points to "a quiet revolution reshaping the city’s public architecture," adding that careful investment is having a positive impact on neighbourhoods that are often overlooked - The New York Times

Future of London's Olympic stadium uncertain
as legacy deal collapses


Dezeen Wire:
plans by football club West Ham United to move into London's Olympic Stadium after next year's Games have collapsed amid concerns over ongoing legal disputes. The stadium will now remain in public ownership, with prospective tenants paying an annual rent to the Olympic Park Legacy Company - BBC News

See all of our stories about the London Olympics here.