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Kansas City International Airport New Terminal / Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

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Kansas City Becomes First Major U.S. City to Make Public Transit Free

Kansas City has become the first major city in the United States to approve free public transit. Last week, the City Council voted unanimously to make the city’s bus system fare-free alongside the existing streetcar system that was launch in 2016. The Zero Fare Transit proposal aims to be a universal and system-wide fare-free scheme.

SOM Unveils Revised Design for $1.5 Billion Kansas City Airport Terminal

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) have unveiled the latest design for Kansas City's new airport terminal. Working with the Kansas City Aviation Department, the City of Kansas City, Missouri and major airlines, the project is coming together with developer Edgemoor. The air travel hub that will be the largest single infrastructure project in Kansas City’s history.

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Glass-Walled Labyrinth / Robert Morris

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Artist Explores Architectural Life Cycles Through Ceramics

Sculptor and jewelry designer, Cydney Ross explores the architectural passage of time through unconventional ceramics and mixed media. By over-firing, freezing, and thawing her materials, she simulates the swaying, slumping, and even collapsing of structure.

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Artery Residence / Hufft Projects

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David T. Beals III Studio for Art + Technology / Gould Evans

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Shelton Marshall Residence / El Dorado

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Iwan Baan Photographs Steven Holl's Nelson-Atkins Museum for Its Ninth Birthday

Today marks the ninth anniversary of the opening of the Steven Holl Architect’s Bloch Building for the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. To commemorate the occasion, Iwan Baan has visited the project to show how it has settled into place on the museum’s campus, become an architectural icon for Kansas City, and continues to shine as one of Steven Holl's most recognized projects.

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MadHouse / LIONarchitecture

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  • Architects: LIONarchitecture
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  1400 ft²
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2015

Cerner Continuous Campus / Multistudio

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1653 Residence / Studio Build

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  • Architects: Studio Build
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  2800 ft²
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014

Make It Right Releases Six Single-Family House Designs for Manheim Park Community

Make It Right, the organization formed by Brad Pitt that builds affordable and sustainable houses for people in need, has released a series of new single-family home designs by local architects to expand their efforts in Kansas City, Missouri. The new homes will become part of Make it Right's established work in Manheim Park, complementing the affordable housing and community complex opened by the organization in 2013.

View the designs, after the break.

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St Teresa’s Academy Windmoor Center / Multistudio

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Prairie Logic / el dorado

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Heartland Habitat for Humanity / El Dorado

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  • Architects: El Dorado
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  2325
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2014