This week on Unorthodox: Architect Duo Dickinson, a cradle Episcopalian, brings secular sacraments, and a 7-year-old tells us what she thinks of Donald Trump
One photographer asks, can architecture create a better society?
Built in 1876, Adas Israel—the actual building itself—will be moved for a third time
The world’s largest bus station, and a bus driver who wanted to be God, on today’s Israel Story
In a new book, Adina Hoffman brings to life three architects who transformed the city in the days of the British Mandate
An exhibition featuring the creations of the legendary architect is now showing at the Bellevue Arts Museum in Washington
Exploring the home once owned by the borough’s first Jewish pediatrician
How Peter Pennoyer started crafting Jewish doorpost markers for his clients
The architect addressed students at FIT’s Yom HaShoah commemoration
I love Philip Johnson’s buildings not in spite of him, but to spite him
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
The great Judean builder and his outsized ego are the subject of a monumental Israel Museum exhibit
Sierra Leone’s Israeli-built parliament building is a symbol of the Jewish state’s long-running engagement in Africa
The great architect’s park, designed in 1974, finds kinship with Roman and Egyptian ruins, with their silent, powerful massing
An architect built me a house in Warsaw—coincidentally right where my mother risked her life to save her family
With its Berlin outpost in a former Nazi headquarters, is the chic club obscuring the building’s dark past?
A morally bankrupt exhibition in New York suggests how not to look at architecture in the Middle East—by neglecting the works’ political contexts
Brooklyn-born photographer Julius Shulman, the subject of two recent books, captured Los Angeles’ development into a center of modernism
None of Poland’s spectacular wooden synagogues survived the war. Now a team of experts and novices is bringing one of them back to life.
The French ambassador to Israel’s distinctive residence in Jaffa tells the story of an unusual—and eventually ruptured—friendship between a Jewish Zionist architect and his Arab Muslim client
By reimagining landmark New York buildings like the Astor Library, which became the Public Theater, Giorgio Cavaglieri championed the architectural preservation that shaped the modern city
God wants his people to build opulently, as he instructs Moses in this week’s parasha. While today they mostly don’t, there’s always Ralph Lauren, who built a new Beaux Arts mansion in New York.
As he unveils a new line of affordable Judaica, architect Richard Meier reflects on his Jewishness
Sukkah City, in New York’s Union Square, was my attempt to bring Sukkot the attention it deserves
Plus Iran’s big day, U.N. sanctions near, and MoHouse in the news
Plus Merkel’s pledge, Labor’s pains, Boteach’s bid, and more
Contradicting Tablet, he says move is not political
Architect Frank Gehry withdraws from plan to build Museum of Tolerance in Jerusalem
A student sukkah project harks back to architecture’s dawn
Louis Kahn and the architecture of quiet reverence