Archinect - Features 2015-11-25T09:34:08-05:00 Inaugural Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize Celebrates Theory and Practice with an Evening of Dinner, Drinks and Talk Nick Cecchi 2014-11-02T11:08:00-05:00 >2014-11-04T22:49:36-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="390" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The <a href="" target="_blank">Illinois Institute of Technology</a> recently hosted the first ever Mies Crown Hall&nbsp;Americas Prize. Unique among the current proliferation of architecture prizes, the&nbsp;$50,000 MCHAP was initiated by dean and prominent Architect <a href="" target="_blank">Wiel Arets</a> to celebrate the best of architecture in both North and South America.</p> ShowCase: Santo Tirso Fire Station by Álvaro Siza Vieira Archinect 2013-02-18T15:44:00-05:00 >2013-03-28T12:55:23-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>ShowCase</strong></a> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p> <p> <em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p>