The story of our family’s straw bale home began in the mid-1970s, when my husband, Lytle Robinson, retired and wanted acreage to carry out his fantasy of “living off the land.”
Crushed volcanic rock from Flagstaff was mixed with cement; walls were built on site.
A onetime Tucson guest ranch that attracted many celebrities is for sale.
New feature identifies construction projects around town.
The $13.5 million renovation of the University of Arizona’s oldest building will be completed on time in August, project managers for the construction firm and the UA said Thursday.
Owner of 'super-marketing' firm says spillover from Congress Street revitalization will invigorate nearby neighborhoods.
Conservative think tanks like The Goldwater Institute may be permanently altering who builds our city landmarks and large projects.
Giving the first University of Arizona building a new purpose, while keeping its history and extending its life, is an architectural puzzle.
Gresham designed modern buildings with an appreciation of their historical setting.
Weekes, a pioneer of gamma-ray astronomy, searches for the enormously energetic particles coming from pulsars, supernovae and black holes.
The team behind a plan to revitalize the historical Rex Ranch in Amado and turn it into a nonprofit science and art residency has been given an extra two months to raise the money to buy the property.
A controversial dirt lot in downtown Tucson could finally see some long-anticipated construction now that lawsuits among the developer, city and Rio Nuevo Board are settled.
More than 2,500 people came out to learn the history and experience the nostalgia at last year’s inaugural Tucson Modernism Week.
The treasurer of the nonprofit Xerocraft Hackerspace, Jeremy Briddle, was excited about the group’s planned move into the old Steinfeld Warehouse downtown from its cramped space in South Tucson.
We want density and infill development in the Tucson area — all the plans, visions and town halls say so.
Arcosanti currently consists of about 14 primary buildings and has a population of 90. Paolo Soleri originally conceived an ecologically sensitive community of thousands. Arcosanti is about 70 miles north of Phoenix, in Cordes Junction.
PHOENIX - Italian-born architect Paolo Soleri, who began building a futuristic community called Arcosanti north of Phoenix more than 40 years ago but never completed it, died Tuesday. He was 93.
NORFOLK, Va. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney tapped Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate on Saturday, turning to the architect of a conservative and intensely controversial long-term budget plan to remake Medicare and cut trillions in federal spending.