News and Building Beauty Dispatches

A new architecture we can conceive in our hearts, and build with our own hands,
using processes that encourage us to make places of life and beauty.
Christopher Alexander, 2012

Video from 2nd Session of HOME

June 12, 2018

Building Beauty Dispatch #3

May 30, 2018

Celebrating Building Beauty’s Inaugural Year

May 22, 2018

Building Beauty Course Presentation May 3-4 Open to the Public

April 26, 2018

HOME, part 2 with Duo Dickinson April 19th

April 15, 2018

Video from 1st Session of HOME

March 20, 2018

…mistakes have been made…

March 10, 2018

Residential Design Magazine: Using the Architecture of the Home to Teach

March 9, 2018

Live International Design Event Series

March 6, 2018

INTBAU features Building Beauty

February 26, 2018

Building Beauty Dispatch #2

February 3, 2018

World Urban Forum Partner

February 1, 2018

Featured in Building Green

January 25, 2018

Architectural Education Will have to Change or Risk Becoming Irrelevant

January 4, 2018

Cities Alive: Jane Jacobs, Christopher Alexander and the Roots of the New Urban Renaissance

December 6, 2017

Building Beauty Dispatch #1

December 5, 2017

A Home Called New England: a celebration of hearth and history

November 29, 2017

The Handbook of Urban Morphology

October 26, 2017

Architecture and the Illusive, Maddening and Thrilling Quest for Beauty

August 18, 2017

INTBAU features Building Beauty

August 16, 2017

Report on Building Beauty Meetings at UNISOB, Naples, Italy, April 12-14, 2017

May 11, 2017

Sandro Balducci joins our staff.

February 18, 2017

David Rudlin

February 10, 2017

Felice Tagliaferri

February 10, 2017

Munishwar Ganju and Narendra Dengle

February 10, 2017

“The Ethics of a Potential Urbanism” is now out

February 10, 2017

Prof. Pier Luigi Luisi

February 10, 2017

Announcement at PUARL Conference, October 29 2016

October 16, 2016


1. Words: from The Battle for the Life and Beauty of the Earth: A struggle between two world-systems, Alexander, C., Neis, H., & Alexander, M. M. (2012). New York: Oxford University Press.