Archinect - Features 2017-07-24T04:44:31-04:00 And the Winner of the Hollywood Competition is...Ethos over Categorizable Style Julia Ingalls 2017-03-11T10:57:00-05:00 >2017-03-14T13:15:49-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="602" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With juried first, second and third place winners, as well as an owner's choice winner, <a href="" target="_blank">the Hollywood Competition</a> has selected four different visions of a potential "house of the future" sited just beneath the Hollywood sign. Here's a closer look at each of the winning projects, and what those designs could portend for the next iteration of residential design.</p> Establishing Shot: Will the Hollywood Competition Redefine Single Family Housing? Julia Ingalls 2017-02-02T12:17:00-05:00 >2017-02-28T10:01:04-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="352" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>What is the future of single family housing? For Nick Graham of Arch Out Loud and property owner Steve Alper, the tract of land just below the Hollywood sign offers designers a powerful opportunity to (re)define sustainable design and future living.&nbsp;</p> NEXT SERIES: ARCHITECTURE JURY, A Factual and Fictional Manual Orhan Ayyüce 2011-05-31T16:53:46-04:00 >2016-04-18T14:05:06-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="356" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> To spectators, the architecture jury critics might mean deities if they don't know they are not. In fact, some students know this but it is a best kept secret so they can stand back and watch the divine comedy folding out on the first rows of their presentation. Not all students take criticism personally although it is hard not to.</p> <p> Most architecture schools are the continuation of the traditional model, design studios taught by people who are, if you say so, spatial experts. In general, architecture education is defined by how to draw and produce space. Most people in the world can say something about buildings. Naturally, architects use a unique vocabulary to control and develop their craft.</p> <p> I was asked if I would write a piece on architectural juries. After thinking about it for a few hours I came up with this idea of subjectively stereotyping the people who sit in front of the presentations and say 'wise' things about student projects. I hope this will help the audience and...</p>