Witold Rybczynski
Witold Rybczynski

Witold Rybczynski is an architect, professor, and writer. From 2004–2010, he was Slate’s architecture critic. Visit his website and follow him on Twitter.

Architecture
March 18 2009 6:59 AMDetroit's Beautiful Ruins
Architecture
Feb. 25 2009 6:55 AMBack to the Drawing Board
Architecture
Jan. 14 2009 4:31 PMGoodbye, 2 Columbus CircleA refurbished New York landmark fails to preserve the spirit of the original.
Architecture
Dec. 3 2008 7:02 AMBringing Brutal BackCan restoring Paul Rudolph's signature building rescue the architect's reputation as well?
Architecture
Nov. 12 2008 6:56 AMRenzo Piano's California Adventure Part II
Architecture
Oct. 15 2008 6:50 AMRenzo Piano's California AdventurePart I: Los Angeles.
Geezers
Sept. 9 2008 11:16 AMThe Oldest ProfessionWhy don't architects ever retire?
Architecture
Aug. 13 2008 7:00 AMHouses Made in Factories
Architecture
July 23 2008 6:58 AMThom Mayne's U.S. Federal Building
Architecture
July 2 2008 6:30 AMBuckminster Fuller Inventor, tireless proselytizer, inspirational cult figure, something of a flimflammer.
Architecture
June 11 2008 1:57 PMForgotten EeroRediscovering Saarinen, the man behind the Gateway Arch, Dulles, and some really comfy chairs.
Architecture
April 24 2008 6:54 AMIf You Build ItTwo visions of the ideal city rise in the Persian Gulf.
Architecture
April 1 2008 11:42 AMArchitecture Is a Team SportSo why do they award the Pritzker Prize to just one person?
Architecture
March 26 2008 8:09 AMThe Architecture of Edward Hopper
Architecture
Feb. 27 2008 7:02 AMBorrowed TimeHow do you build a public library in the age of Google?
Architecture
Feb. 25 2009 6:55 AMBack to the Drawing Board Louis Kahn and the lost art of sketching.
Architecture
Feb. 4 2009 11:18 AMThat Dogma Won't HuntWhy are architects so obsessed with schools and rules?
Architecture
Dec. 17 2008 6:58 AMCan Cities Save the Planet?Scientists are skeptical. Planners are hopeful. The Dutch are pragmatic.
Architecture
Nov. 12 2008 6:56 AMRenzo Piano's California AdventurePart II: San Francisco.
Architecture
Oct. 15 2008 7:14 AMRenzo Piano's California Adventure Part I
Architecture
Sept. 24 2008 7:13 AMThe Pentagon MemorialIt tells us more than we need to know—and, at the same time, not enough.
Architecture
Aug. 29 2008 10:15 AMObama's ColumnsWhat they really symbolized.
Architecture
Aug. 13 2008 6:58 AMInstant HouseWould you buy a home that was made in a factory?
Architecture
July 23 2008 6:58 AMThom Mayne's U.S. Federal BuildingCan the iconoclastic architect design a structure that's cheap, green, and secure?
Architecture
June 11 2008 1:57 PMForgotten Eero
Architecture
May 21 2008 11:45 AMMirror ImagesWhy is symmetry so satisfying?
Architecture
April 24 2008 6:24 AMSim Cities
Architecture
March 26 2008 8:09 AMThe Architecture of Edward HopperExploring the painter's buildings, from his famous diner to his cottage on Cape Cod.
Obit
March 12 2008 4:59 PMMartin PawleyA critic who pushed architects into the modern, technological world.
Architecture
Feb. 27 2008 7:02 AMBorrowed Time

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