The developer behind Foster + Partners' 3 Sutton Place tower on Manhattan's East Side, originally planned to be 290-metres tall, lost a fight to block foreclosure proceedings on the site before declaring itself bankrupt this week. More
Conceived as a pair of colour-changing "lungs" connected by two looping cycle tracks, Loop.pH's Vel02 installation has opened as part of the Velo-City Global 2016 cycling conference in Taipei (+ movie). More
Our US job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for an interior designer at SOM, which created the masterplan for an entire privately funded Egyptian city (pictured). Visit the ad for full details or browse other architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.
Opinion: the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art's temporary move in to the Whitney's old unprotected Breuer building is the result of behind-the-scenes machinations of a major donor. Thank goodness, says Alan G Brake. More
Dezeen promotion: Italian designer Luca Nichetto has created a collection of furniture for Portuguese brand De La Espada, which will launch at Shanghai's Festival of Design from 6 to 19 March 2016. More
Our job of the week on Dezeen Jobs is for a junior architect/designer at Bjarke Ingels' firm BIG, which recently unveiled its "unzipped wall" design for this year's Serpentine Gallery Pavilion (pictured). Visit the ad for full details or browse more architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs.