Archived Articles: Architecture | Page 5

Ever wanted to explore abandoned places? Real-life urban exploration and building infiltration can be challenging, dangerous and even illegal. Here is your chance to try out urbex from the comfort of your computer - from deserted buildings to entire abandoned towns and cities, here are some of the most amazing abandoned locations around the world.

Put To Sleep: 12 Sad Abandoned Pet Shops & Vet Clinics

Stow the cat-carrier and make your own Cone of Shame; these abandoned veterinary clinics and pet shops are closed fur good.

Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3

World’s Coolest Dorms: 7-Story Circular Student Housing

Many college dorms – especially at public schools – are little more than prison-like rows of cheap, boring housing with no architectural interest ...

Deserted Elevator Shaft Hides Single-Room Street Museum

Like so many secret spaces of New York City, this one-room exhibit space (hidden inside an abandoned elevator) is not exactly on the beaten path. This pop-up ...

Car-Free City: Hamburg Announces Audacious 20-Year Plan

Germany may be known for its green political party and sustainable energy focus, but this daring plan to eliminate the need for automobiles entirely across the ...

Hose To Home: 10 Reverently Restored Firehouses

America's urban firehouses combine form with function in solidly-built structures, making them ideal candidates for respectful residential restoration.

Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3

House in Reverse: Rooftop Driveway Leads to Hillside Home

Most people with single-family homes are used to pulling up into their driveways and then ascending flights of stairs to get to the living spaces. But in this ...

Nomadic Urbanism: Futuristic Walking City Draws on History

The notion of a mobile city is not new, but in this case, the architect has gone to great lengths to construct a vision that could conceivably be built. So ...

Page 1 | Page 2

Walkability & Hyperdensity: 14 Concepts for Future Cities

The city of the future addresses problems like overpopulation, pollution and sprawl by building high-density vertical neighborhoods that are interconnected at ...

Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3

Nix Tape: 10 Closed & Abandoned Blockbuster Stores

Blockbuster Video's torn-ticket logo once fronted thousands of stores worldwide. That was then, this is now... by late 2013, Blockbuster was officially busted.

Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3

SkyCycle: London Concept Takes Biking to New Heights

London could become much more bike-friendly with SkyCycle, an elevated route for bicycles only that runs along the existing rail network and would enable ...

Architecture Art Design Global Technology Archives Categories Galleries