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There’s a Royal Barry Wills Cape for Sale in Jamaica Plain

This charming red house for sale near the Arnold Arboretum isn’t your average Cape. It was built in 1962 and designed by Royal Barry Wills, the […]

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The Interview: David Manfredi

For Boston’s most powerful architect, 2017 has been a year of triumph and tragic loss. But with a slate of new projects on the horizon, he’s shaping the city like never before.

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What’s the Story Behind the Harvard Lampoon Building?

What’s up with that Harvard Lampoon building?

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A New Exhibit Explores Inflatable Structures in Architecture

For some, the term “inflatable structure” may conjure images of bouncy castles. But for others, inflatable structures are a key part of a functioning utopia. A new exhibit […]

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Five Ways to Celebrate Preservation Month in Boston

Dozens of free architecture tours are happening throughout the month of May. This is not a drill. May 1st marks the beginning of Historic Preservation Month: […]

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The BSA Launched a New Boston Architecture Website

There’s a lot to pay attention to when it comes to architecture in Boston, so like any good group of visual thinkers, the Boston Society of […]

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This Brookline Garage Was Transformed into a Sleek Single Family

Before architects Antón García-Abril and Débora Mesa built this shining modern home on a quiet street in Brookline, the small plot of land was home […]

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Inside Boston’s Famously Skinny, Surprisingly Spacious House

A line at least 10 people deep stretched down Hull Street on Sunday—all of them eager to peek inside the Skinny House. Others who happened […]

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This Local Company Puts Buildings Together Like Lego Blocks

Before Littleton-based Triumph Modular begins a construction project, it needs to have all of the pieces. Then, much like building a Lego house, those pieces […]

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Landmark: Somerville’s Prospect Hill Tower

The castle-like construction still stands strong.

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Green Undercover: This Eco-Friendly House in Wellesley Fits Right In

ZeroEnergy Design creates an eco-friendly home that fits right into a traditional Wellesley neighborhood.

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Mighty Rich: Waypoint’s Interior Design

A closer look at Waypoint, chef Michael Scelfo’s newest venue.

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A Beacon Hill Townhouse with a Showstopping Courtyard

In a Beacon Hill townhouse, a third-story courtyard takes center stage.

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Three Pitch-Perfect Home Additions

We love our older homes, but sometimes we need a contemporary touch. Here are three projects that show how beautifully traditional houses can accommodate a few bold, new moves.

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Home Additions: Steel the Show

Since buying their 1907 Italian Renaissance Revival home in 2008, this Newton couple craved a big, modern space where they and their two sons could […]