An exceptional addition to the city of Lima, this educational project will inspire other architects and universities all over the world

The Universidad de Ingeniería y Tecnología (UTEC) in Lima, designed by Grafton Architects is an inspirational new building in the Barranco district of Lima and a bold new addition to the city skyline. The Ireland-based architecture firm Grafton Architects in collaboration with local partners, Shell Arquitectos have created a new campus building for Lima’s specialist engineering university, established to give young Peruvians access to qualifications, professional opportunities and to encourage social mobility.

How Much More Does a Home by a Superstar Architect Really Cost?

From Frank Gehry to Julia Morgan, we tracked down single-family homes that were designed, built, or heavily retouched by eight of most hallowed, studied, and obsessed-over architects—the standard-bearers from the past century. (What about Joseph Eichler, you ask? Well, the Mid-Century Modern maestro was actually a developer, not an architect.) We scoured our own database and nonprofit websites such as and; we combed through press coverage of homes that are for sale or have sold since 2010.

Rainforest Oasis the 2015 Australian House of the Year

Curving concrete slabs, playful living nooks and sweeping rainforest vistas are just a few of the features of the 2015 Australian House of the Year— a Far North Queensland home by Jesse Bennett Architect.

Jesse Bennett received the accolade for her Planchonella House at 2015 Houses Awards ceremony held Friday 31 July and also received one of the nine category prizes that were awarded as part of the program.