Newark Future Map

The Newark that Could Have Been, Part I: A City Beautiful, Sky-High Ambitions, and...

Dive into the history and architectural aspirations of Newark, a city with a complex past and promising future, explored through the lens of its iconic landmarks and unrealized urban visions.
Weequahic High School Newark

Weequahic High School’s Landmark Achievement: Celebrating Betelle’s Architectural Mastery in Newark

Weequahic High School's historic importance was recently recognized when it was named to New Jersey’s Register of Historic Places.
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An Insider’s Guide to the World’s Second Largest Hindu Temple that Opened in New...

Set on 185 acres in Robbinsville, BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir is the second largest Hindu temple in the world and took 12 years to build with the help of more than 12,500 volunteers.
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A Visitors Guide to Incredible New Jersey Castles

Whether you prefer a modern showstopper or historic estate, these New Jersey castles are easy to find and just waiting for you to discover.
Futuro House Willingboro

Futuro House: This UFO Landmark Could Become Willingboro’s New Visitors Center

The best-known landmark in Willingboro, Futuro House, could become the township’s visitor center.
33 Washington Street Newark

Audible Plans to Reimagine Modernist Welton Becket-Designed Building in Downtown Newark

Audible plans to renovate the ground floor of a well-known modernist building at 33 Washington St in Newark designed by architect Welton Becket.
Newark City Hall

These City Hall Buildings Have an Important Place in New Jersey’s History

These five city halls — ranging in styles from Neoclassical to Art Deco — made a statement about the importance of New Jersey when they were built.
Historic Homes Newark

If Walls Could Talk, They’d Shout ‘Off with the Vinyl!’

Newark could have the prettiest neighborhoods in America… but only if we gave the humble rowhouses the same dignity as the greatest mansions on Ballantine Parkway.
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The Sins of Our Architects: How Racism Smeared Newark’s Modernist Legacy

Bare walls of granite, concrete, and opaque glass shout “nothing to see”. These buildings insult our city’s inhabitants but are a comfort to commuters. They are fortresses to suburbia’s denial that the route of their wealth was built on sidewalks that are now lifeless.
Modern Houses New Jersey

The Design Firm Taking Over the Suburbs With European Modern Custom Homes

The Cooper House, a modern home designed with a Northern European aesthetic, won an award this year for the best custom home.