Weekend News Roundup – August 5, 2022
Author: Starr Herr-Cardillo
Aug 05, 2022
A plan to renovate the Main Reading Room in the Jefferson Building at the Library of Congress has preservationists pushing back.
An spectacularly 80s New York City subway entrance inside a Wall Street skyscraper is set to be demolished, raising questions about the value of preserving more recent modern architecture.
A new book revisits how the cultural landscape approach has been an effective tool for preserving cultural heritage in Asia.
The European Environment Agency released a briefing on how building reuse and a circular economy approach are essential to meeting climate goals.
A recent technical report looks at the state of New Zealand’s materials deconstruction program.
A vacant hospital in Los Angeles County is set to be converted into 184 market rate and 371 affordable apartments.
99% Invisible celebrated their 500th episode with a three part series on vernacular architecture. Covering vernacular charmers from dingbats to witch’s windows, it makes for a fun listen.
Join in on Dismantle Preservation’s Ask Me Anything with architecture critic Alexandra Lange, August 9th at 3PM EST!