Archinect - News 2014-11-27T11:08:19-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/114590743/winners-of-warming-huts-v-2015 Winners of Warming Huts v.2015 Justine Testado 2014-11-26T18:51:00-05:00 >2014-11-26T19:14:18-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jk/jkan53ty2mopaq8w.jpg" width="514" height="274" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Warming Huts competition is back with its 2015 edition! The blind jury sifted through over 100 submissions from around the world for this season's most creative warming huts. The top three winning designs will be constructed at the Red River Mutual Rivertrail in Winnipeg in Manitoba, Canada. This year's competition awarded two Shelter category winners and one Installation winner.</p></em><br /><br /><p>(Above) SHELTER WINNER: This Big by Tina Soli &amp; Luca Roncoroni from Dorebak Akershus, NORWAY</p><p>SHELTER WINNER: "The Hole Idea by Weiss Architecture &amp; Urbanism Limited from Toronto, CANADA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1r/1r3eyutxw02ai7uv.jpg"></p><p>INSTALLATION WINNER: Recycling Words by KANVA, from Montreal, CANADA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0f/0fk4uxes8ta5umwr.jpg"></p><p>For more project details and other noted submissions, head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_warming_hut_v.2015/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/114512898/boeri-studio-wins-over-oma-jean-nouvel-and-steven-holl-for-international-highrise-award-2014 Boeri Studio wins over OMA, Jean Nouvel, and Steven Holl for International Highrise Award 2014 Justine Testado 2014-11-25T18:05:00-05:00 >2014-11-25T18:15:48-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lb/lbl2ylamy509tbas.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Now in its sixth year, the International Highrise Award 2014 went to Bosco Verticale in Milan, Italy by Boeri Studio (Stefano Boeri Architetti and Barreca &amp; La Varra) with developer Hines Italia SGR. The biennial award recognizes high-rise towers around the world that are considered to best combine exterior + interior, sustainable, and social aspects. Buildings had to be at least 100 meters tall and commissioned within the last two years.</p></em><br /><br /><p><strong>WINNER OF INTERNATIONAL HIGHRISE AWARD 2014:</strong> <strong>"Bosco Verticale"</strong><br>by Boeri Studio (Stefano Boeri Architetti and Barreca &amp; La Varra)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6p/6pov02qnsunilx0x.jpg"></p><p>Related: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/99840077/boeri-studio-s-bosco-verticale-in-milan-makes-the-forest-tower-fantasy-a-reality" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Boeri Studio's Bosco Verticale in Milan makes the forest tower fantasy a reality</a></p><p><strong>SHORTLISTED FINALISTS:<br><br>&ldquo;De Rotterdam&rdquo;</strong> by Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b0/b0dg8gbvhvs3mh4m.jpg"></p><p><strong>&ldquo;One Central Park&rdquo; </strong>by Ateliers Jean Nouvel</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/za/zais38zo7yqtsmq0.jpg"></p><p><strong>&ldquo;Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel&rdquo;</strong> by Ateliers Jean Nouvel</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lo/loq5mrau9ecir7hq.jpg"></p><p><strong>Sliced Porosity Block</strong> by Steven Holl Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4q/4qpe05y9twfolpvw.jpg"></p><p>More photos and other details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/Boeri_Studio_wins_international_highrise_award_2014_over_oma_jean_nouvel_an/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/114437437/serra-gate-salutes-to-taksim-square-protests-in-istanbul-will-tour-city-next-year “Serra Gate” salutes to Taksim Square protests in Istanbul, will tour city next year Justine Testado 2014-11-24T18:37:00-05:00 >2014-11-26T23:34:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hq/hqjq3pqbaeao1173.jpg" width="514" height="362" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Nodding to the Taksim Square political protests in May 2013, the Serra Gate installation by Istanbul practice GAD Architecture artistically interprets and also invites passers-by to examine the influence of urban interventions in the public realm. Serra Gate, which was inspired by the large-scale sculptures of artist Richard Serra, highlights how protesters created makeshift living spaces inside the park and the streets...</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/65/65h5tf5mlo7xjcqn.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xt/xtcky9cp2rguvqjg.jpg"></p><p>Learn more about the project on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/serra_gate_salutes_to_taksim_square_protests_in_istanbul/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/114421352/kathryn-gustafson-yaohua-wang-renzo-piano-and-eckersley-o-callaghan-are-among-this-week-s-winners Kathryn Gustafson, Yaohua Wang, Renzo Piano, and Eckersley O’Callaghan are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-11-24T15:02:00-05:00 >2014-11-25T13:31:30-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yy/yyvjc1teath735ix.jpg" width="514" height="448" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent news in competition-winning projects, commissions, awards, shortlists, and events on <a href="http://www.bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that are worth checking out.</p><p>Here's Recap #36 for the week of Nov. 17-21, 2014:</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_structural_awards_2014/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The Glass Lantern at Apple Store Istanbul named as Structural Awards 2014 grand prize winner</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/n0/n0bs7704fy9g79z5.jpg"></p><p>A dozen projects were awarded in this year's Structural Awards 2014. Engineering design practice Eckersley O'Callaghan won the Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence for their work on The Glass Lantern at the Apple Store in Istanbul.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/call_for_entries_what_do_you_think_the_obama_presidential_library_should_lo/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>CALL FOR ENTRIES: What do you think the Obama Presidential Library should look like?</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yu/yu7e4ie0rdfrfcw4.jpg"></p><p>The Chicago Architectural Club launched its 2014 edition of the <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/competition/2014_chicago_prize_the_barack_obama_presidential_library_desi/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chicago Prize ideas competition</a>: design the Barack Obama Presidential Library! Entrants are welcome to submit their ideas on how the U.S. Presidential Library building typology should be reinvented. Now's the time to bring those clever ideas to the table.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/yaohua_wang_wins_2014_harvard_gsd_thesis_prize_with_salvaged_stadium/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Yaohua Wang...</strong></a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/114211251/kathryn-gustafson-wins-8th-obayashi-prize Kathryn Gustafson wins 8th Obayashi Prize Justine Testado 2014-11-21T21:41:00-05:00 >2014-11-26T21:46:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vk/vkn6upui0bn76tr7.jpg" width="514" height="610" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Landscape architect Kathryn Gustafson of Seattle-based Gustafson Guthrie Nichol and London's Gustafson Porter recently received the eighth annual Obayashi Prize in Tokyo. Established by the Obayashi Foundation, the prize is awarded to a recipient whose work is in tune with the Foundation's mission of supporting interdisciplinary design research in relation to cities and urbanism.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC by GUSTAFSON GUTHRIE NICHOL</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1t/1tria0pvx1foptv0.jpg"></p><p>Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial in Hyde Park, London UK by GUSTAFSON PORTER</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bm/bmv0j0rmkquuar4g.jpg"></p><p>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/kathryn_gustafson_wins_8th_obayashi_prize/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/114120518/renzo-piano-will-design-the-new-kum-go-corporate-hq-in-iowa Renzo Piano will design the new Kum & Go corporate HQ in Iowa Justine Testado 2014-11-20T15:57:00-05:00 >2014-11-26T23:32:15-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dj/djbgetjkstu2vsds.jpg" width="514" height="320" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Renzo Piano Building Workshop will be the design architect for the new corporate headquarters of Midwest convenience retailer chain Kum &amp; Go. The 120,000 sq.foot building will be located at the Pappajohn Sculpture Park in downtown Des Moines, Iowa. After competing teams submitted written proposals, six finalists were interviewed last month before RPBW won the project. In the next few months, a local architect and general contractor will be chosen as the design process begins.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/113982402/yaohua-wang-wins-2014-harvard-gsd-thesis-prize-with-salvaged-stadium Yaohua Wang wins 2014 Harvard GSD thesis prize with “Salvaged Stadium” Justine Testado 2014-11-18T20:58:00-05:00 >2014-11-21T06:55:24-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8m/8myhs9zjr6ugg82o.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Recent Harvard Graduate School of Design graduate Yaohua Wang finished his M.Arch program on a high note by winning the 2014 James Templeton Kelley Prize for Best M.Arch II Thesis for his project, "Salvaged Stadium". Although Wang doesn't win an award every single time for his projects, his intricate ideas have spurred some debate in the past.</p></em><br /><br /><p><em>Salvaged Stadium</em> explores the notion of finding architecture's "hidden dimension". In the introduction, <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/28312592/yaohua-wang" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Yaohua Wang</a> writes:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fp/fpmivhtv13x0r5zg.jpg"></p><p>"Let&rsquo;s begin with a joke. A man went into a restaurant, and he asked the waitress; 'Can I have a coffee without milk, please.' The waitress answers: 'Sorry we don&rsquo;t have milk today, can I give you a coffee without cream.' For me, this is a very interesting moment. It reveals that what you don&rsquo;t get is also defining what you get, the hidden dimension behind the appearance. How could architecture gain this hidden dimension, beyond the physical form?"</p><p>Learn more about Salvaged Stadium on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/yaohua_wang_wins_2014_harvard_gsd_thesis_prize_with_salvaged_stadium/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>. You can also watch the animated story below.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113907750/call-for-entries-what-do-you-think-the-obama-presidential-library-should-look-like CALL FOR ENTRIES: What do you think the Obama Presidential Library should look like? Justine Testado 2014-11-17T21:51:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T19:51:11-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vp/vpbld55ey8lmewws.jpg" width="514" height="320" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Chicago Architectural Club launched its 2014 edition of the Chicago Prize ideas competition this past weekend: design the Barack Obama Presidential Library! From the lively discussion (if not frenzy) surrounding a Barack Obama Presidential Library possibly being built, the Chicago Prize invites architects and designers to send ideas of how the U.S. Presidential Library building typology should be reinvented.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The Chicago Prize 2014 competition aims to spark debate on the typology of the presidential library. Speculative proposals will fulfill functions like housing a collection of artifacts and documents relating to the president&rsquo;s life while also providing educational infrastructure and framework for outreach and community programs.</p><p>Entries are due by <strong>January 10, 2015</strong>. The winner will be announced and exhibited at an opening event at the Chicago Architectural Foundation in February 2015.</p><p>Now's the time to bring the best of your clever ideas to the table.</p><p>Read more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/call_for_entries_what_do_you_think_the_obama_presidential_library_should_lo/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p><p>Related: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/111797399/obama-s-presidential-library-four-radical-visions-of-the-future-from-top-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Obama's presidential library: four radical visions of the future from top architects</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113901320/winners-of-aia-los-angeles-2014-design-awards Winners of AIA Los Angeles’ 2014 Design Awards Justine Testado 2014-11-17T19:46:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T19:59:59-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tq/tqijdljr1mdzehzz.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The AIA Los Angeles chapter hosted a festive night of celebrations for their 2014 Design Awards, which honors architectural excellence by L.A.-based architects. The eventful awards ceremony took place at the Bradbury Building, the Million Dollar Theater, and Grand Central Market &mdash; three historic landmarks in Downtown Los Angeles.</p></em><br /><br /><p>A total of 21 firms and 14 Presidential Honorees received awards. In addition to the Design Awards and Presidential Honorees, the awards program included the Next LA Awards (unbuilt work).</p><p><strong>DESIGN AWARDS + Presidential Honors</strong></p><p>Above: HONOR: Emerson College by Morphosis Architects in Los Angeles, CA.</p><p>MERIT: Santa Monica Public Parking Structure #6 by Behnisch Architekten &amp; Studio Jantzen in Santa Monica, CA.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4k/4kx6y6kxka6glzfg.jpg"></p><p>MERIT: Tongva Park + Ken Gensler Square by Miriam Mulder, AIA - City of Santa Monica, James Corner Field Operations, and Frederick Fisher &amp; Partners in Santa Monica, CA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mq/mq8uk4pk1f08jtuv.jpg"></p><p>CITATION: Vault House by Johnston Marklee &amp; Associates in Oxnard, CA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eg/eghoqqpzlsodk5b2.jpg"></p><p><strong>NEXT LA</strong></p><p>NEXT LA - HONOR: Hearth by After Architecture in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ho/how9230czw7710hs.jpg"></p><p>NEXT LA - HONOR: Lexington Center Reinvention and Expansion by NBBJ in Lexington, Kentucky.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/91/911eviuk7r3i29b4.jpg"></p><p>NEXT LA - MERIT: Daegu Gosan Public Library by Synthesis Design + Architecture in Daegu, Korea.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cr/cru0f6h2fi81i8xv.jpg"></p><p>NEXT LA - CITATION: Liepaja Thermal Bath by Steven Christensen Architecture in Li...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113894092/the-glass-lantern-at-apple-store-istanbul-wins-top-prize-in-structural-awards-2014 The Glass Lantern at Apple Store Istanbul wins top prize in Structural Awards 2014 Justine Testado 2014-11-17T18:14:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T20:00:09-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ag/agq062csfcx9s8yp.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>From skyscrapers and bridges to residential and heritage projects, the annual Structural Awards recognize the best in structural engineering excellence and the significant role that structural engineers worldwide serve. Out of this year's shortlist, 12 projects were awarded at the award ceremony in London. Winning the Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence went to The Glass Lantern at the Apple Store in Istanbul.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a few more of this year's winners:</p><p>Above:<strong> Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence and </strong><strong>Award for Commercial or Retail Structures: The Glass Lantern at the Apple Store</strong><br>Location: Istanbul, Turkey<br>Structural designer:&nbsp;Eckersley O&rsquo;Callaghan</p><p><strong>Award for Highway or Railway Bridge Structures: Elbebridge Sch&ouml;nebeck</strong><br>Location: Sch&ouml;nebeck, Germany<br>Structural Designer: Leonhardt, Andr&auml; und Partner</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gm/gmigf4850w9xat9m.jpg"></p><p><strong>Award for Community or Residential Structures: Kew House</strong><br>Location: London, UK<br>Structural Designer: Price &amp; Myers</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/v9/v9ph6oen4g8rz8un.jpg"></p><p><strong>Award for Small Practices: Lower Hatea River Crossing</strong><br>Location: Whangarei, New Zealand<br>Structural Designer: Knight Architects / Peters &amp; Cheung</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nt/nt66qnm2bzgsz9wl.jpg"></p><p><strong>Award for Small Projects: The Miles Stair &ndash; Somerset House</strong><br>Location: London, UK<br>Structural Designer: Techniker</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0z/0zrp1drz763km938.jpg"></p><p><strong>Find more of the winning projects on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_structural_awards_2014/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</strong></p><p>Previously: <a title="Structural Awards 2014 shortlist is announced" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/105567174/structural-awards-2014-shortlist-is-announced" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Structural Awards 2014 shortlist is announced</a><br><a title="Winners of the Structural Awards 2013" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86908460/winners-of-the-structural-awards-2013" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Winners of the Structural Awards 2013</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113895697/unesco-accepting-entries-for-bamiyan-cultural-centre-in-afghanistan UNESCO accepting entries for Bamiyan Cultural Centre in Afghanistan Justine Testado 2014-11-17T17:55:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T20:00:14-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5r/5r8f2nn8ah69mxjx.jpg" width="514" height="288" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Afghanistan continues to build toward reconciliation, restoring peace, and economic redevelopment after decades of political conflict and turmoil. To contribute to this process, UNESCO recently launched a single-stage open competition seeking the winning design of the Bamiyan Cultural Centre in the Bamiyan Valley, Afghanistan. The Centre will serve as a space to promote cross-cultural understanding and heritage safe-guarding.</p></em><br /><br /><p>UNESCO and the Ministry of Information and Culture of Afghanistan (with the financial support of the Republic of Korea) will collaborate to implement the project. The Centre will be located near the boundary of the World Heritage property, the Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley.</p><p>Submissions are being accepted now until January 22, 2015, 11:59 P.M. GMT.</p><p>Learn more about the competition on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/unesco_accepting_entries_for_bamiyan_cultural_centre_in_afghanistan/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113879588/big-point-supreme-lahdelma-mahlam-ki-and-nl-zoohaus-inteligencias-colectivas-are-among-this-week-s-winners BIG, Point Supreme, Lahdelma & Mahlamäki, and NLÉ + Zoohaus/Inteligencias Colectivas are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-11-17T13:35:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T20:00:45-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4c/4c9ofz79d5waip77.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent news in competition-winning projects, commissions, awards, shortlists, and events on <a href="http://www.bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that are worth checking out.</p><p>Here's Recap #35 for the week of Nov. 10-14, 2014:</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/museum_of_the_history_of_polish_jews_wins_first_finlandia_prize/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Museum of the History of Polish Jews wins first Finlandia Prize</strong>&nbsp;</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5n/5ntg2qdzcb815g3d.jpg"></p><p>Winning the first Finlandia Prize for Architecture is the latest achievement for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw, designed by Finnish firm <a href="http://www.ark-l-m.fi" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lahdelma &amp; Mahlam&auml;ki Architects</a>. The prize is given to a Finnish architect or firm for a design or renovation of an outstanding new building completed within the past three years.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_house_of_mirrors_reinvents_the_australian_beach_hut_with_a_hint_of_mirr/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The House of Mirrors reinvents the Australian beach hut with a hint of mirror magic</strong>&nbsp;</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6r/6rcjvtevdq48jrbd.jpg"></p><p>The award-winning House of Mirrors by London and Melbourne-based design studio <a href="http://www.seeNEON.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NEON</a> was recently displayed at the Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2014. Up close, the sculpture engages passersby as its steel frame draws them right to its mirrory middle, which appears to fl...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113667820/nmda-3xn-and-mad-among-first-six-teams-competing-for-porsche-residential-tower NMDA, 3XN, and MAD among first six teams competing for Porsche residential tower Justine Testado 2014-11-14T19:52:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T19:54:53-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o2/o2dblwiuny37vqvr.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Luxury brand Porsche Design recently launched a closed invite-only competition to find the architect for their Porsche Design Tower in Frankfurt, Germany. The winning proposal will have the most fitting urban architectural concept along with ideas for the surrounding outdoor spaces. The project will be Porsche's debut in real estate in Europe.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Out of a goal of 20 participating architecture teams, the first six firms to compete are:</p><ul><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Delugan Meissl Associated Architects, Vienna (Austria)</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3XN, Copenhagen (Denmark)</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Neutelings Riedijk Architecten, Rotterdam (The Netherlands)</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Stefano Boeri Architetti, Milan (Italy)</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; MAD architects, Beijing (China)</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Neil M. Denari Architects, Los Angeles (USA)</li></ul><p>Find out more about the project on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/first_6_teams_including_nmda_3xn_mad_architects_to_compete_for_porsche_resi/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113598696/the-holcim-awards-2014-asia-pacific-regional-winners The Holcim Awards 2014 Asia Pacific regional winners Justine Testado 2014-11-13T21:39:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T19:53:59-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/60/60f3c5gscjbfwudq.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The announcement of the Asia Pacific regional winners marks the conclusion of the Holcim Awards 2014 competition. Following the winning announcements for Europe, North America, Latin America, and Africa Middle East, 13 projects from nine countries throughout the Asian content and Pacific region were announced during the awards ceremony in Jakarta, Indonesia. Three top-prize winners, five Acknowledgement Prizes, and five Next Generation Prizes received a total cash prize of US$330,000.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Check out a preview of some the winning projects below:</p><p><strong>GOLD: <em>Protective Wing: Bird sanctuary</em></strong> <strong>| Chiang Mai, Thailand</strong><br>MAIN AUTHOR: Jariyawadee Lekawatana - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand; Singh Intrachooto - Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand; Chak Cherdsatirkul - Kaomai Lanna Resort, Chiang Mai, Thailand<br>FURTHER AUTHOR(S): Felix Baroux - &Eacute;cole Nationale Sup&eacute;rieure d&rsquo;Architecture et de Paysage de Bordeaux, France; Pacharapan Ratananakorn - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand; Pratchaya Lertrucksadee - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand; Nattapong Chumkesorn - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand; Tamfun Vatayanon - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand; Sorawut Kittibanthorn - Architectkidd, Bangkok, Thailand</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/li/lipeyj8y5fk91bk8.jpg"></p><p><strong>SILVER</strong>:<em> <strong>Children&rsquo;s Ziggurat: Locally-adapted orphanage and library</strong></em> <strong>| Kathmandu, Nepal</strong><br>MAIN AUTHOR: Hilary Sample - MOS Architects, New York, USA; Michael Meredith - MOS Architects, New York, USA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ko/koa9xyj2do74ptpn.jpg"></p><p><strong>BRONZE</strong>: <strong><em>Post-War Collective: Community library and social recuperation</em> | Ambepussa, Sri Lanka</strong><br>MAIN...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113589063/big-appointed-to-design-public-square-for-revamped-battersea-power-station BIG appointed to design public square for revamped Battersea Power Station Justine Testado 2014-11-13T18:20:00-05:00 >2014-11-14T10:16:56-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uy/uym11pshmzso7gvb.jpg" width="514" height="283" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>BIG is about to make its debut in the UK. The Architects' Journal reported that the Danish firm was selected in an international competition to design the public square in the &pound;8 billion redevelopment of the historic Battersea Power Station, a decommissioned coal-fired power station in southwest London. A formal announcement is yet to be made.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Situated within the Rafael Vi&ntilde;oly-designed masterplan, BIG's public square is described as becoming the gateway to the revamped power station.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nm/nmxn41wacl7c8doe.jpg"></p><p>BIG, who is working alongside the Malaysian-backed Battersea Power Station Development in overseeing the design of the public square, is set to join the redevelopment project's star-studded list of architects.</p><p>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/big_to_design_public_square_in_battersea_power_station_redevelopment/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p><p>Related: <a title="Gehry and Foster selected to design Phase 3 at Battersea Power Station" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/84837877/gehry-and-foster-selected-to-design-phase-3-at-battersea-power-station" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gehry and Foster selected to design Phase 3 at Battersea Power Station</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113578622/all-those-new-museums-now-the-facts All those new museums? Now, the facts… Alexander Walter 2014-11-13T15:07:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T20:02:26-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/94/94d8b12d75147c2848993406c1d4a847.jpg" width="442" height="331" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In 2010, the Fondazione di Venezia&mdash;a well-endowed and entrepreneurial foundation with its historic roots in Italy&rsquo;s regional banking system&mdash;launched an architectural competition for a cluster of buildings in the centre of Mestre, one of the mainland urban areas of Venice. [...] The three accompanying essays, by Marco De Michelis, Aaron Betsky and M9 architect Matthias Sauerbruch, are less granular. They provide an overview of and perspectives on the museum-building boom [...].</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/113574593/moma-ps1-yap-2015-finalists-are-announced MoMA PS1 YAP 2015 finalists are announced Justine Testado 2014-11-13T13:55:00-05:00 >2014-11-19T20:02:34-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gx/gxkfiisunirp6e7g.jpg" width="514" height="274" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Five finalists have been selected for the MoMA PS1 2015 Young Architects Program. The popular yearly program shines the spotlight on emerging architects and invites them to develop an innovative, temporary outdoor urban installation for the MoMA PS1 courtyard in Long Island City, New York for summer 2015.</p></em><br /><br /><ul><li><a href="http://andresjaque.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Andres Jaque / Office for Political Innovation</a>, Madrid/New York</li><li><a href="http://brillhartarchitecture.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">brillhart architecture</a>, Miami</li><li><a href="http://www.erinbesler.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Erin Besler</a>, Los Angeles</li><li><a href="http://bittertang.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Bittertang Farm</a>, New York</li><li><a href="http://benjamin-dillenburger.com/#1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio Benjamin Dillenburger</a>, Toront</li></ul><p>Finalists will now begin to work on their proposals. Their designs must provide seating, shade, and water, and also follow guidelines that address environmental issues and sustainability. Only one project will be the winner.</p><p>Head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moma_ps1_announces_yap_2015_finalists/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> for more.</p><p>Related:<br><a title="YAP winner The Living selected to re-design MoMA PS1's courtyard this summer" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/92921888/yap-winner-the-living-selected-to-re-design-moma-ps1-s-courtyard-this-summer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">YAP winner The Living selected to re-design MoMA PS1's courtyard this summer</a><br><a title="Finalists for MoMA PS1 2014 Young Architects Program" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86536719/finalists-for-moma-ps1-2014-young-architects-program" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Finalists for MoMA PS1 2014 Young Architects Program</a><br><a title="The Living and Surfacedesign Inc. give first lecture in 2014's Emerging Voices series" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/95112373/the-living-and-surfacedesign-inc-give-first-lecture-in-2014-s-emerging-voices-series" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Living and Surfacedesign Inc. give first lecture in 2014's Emerging Voices series</a><br>&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113571377/moma-s-uneven-growth-case-studies-conclude-with-exhibition-this-month MoMA's “Uneven Growth” case studies conclude with exhibition this month Justine Testado 2014-11-13T13:03:00-05:00 >2014-11-26T14:22:44-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ns/nsuzdoq1ilt7iso4.jpg" width="514" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>MoMA began its "Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities" initiative last year aiming to advance international discussion on disproportionate urban development and its potential consequences. To address this issue, six interdisciplinary teams spent 14 months in workshops designing proposals that investigate new architectural possibilities for six metropolises. Each case study will be exhibited to the public at MoMA starting on November 22.</p></em><br /><br /><p>But the discussion doesn't end there. MoMA also created a user-generated <a href="http://uneven-growth.moma.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tumblr</a> that collects examples of emerging modes of tactical urbanism taking place in the six cities.</p><p>Here's a glimpse:</p><p><strong>LAGOS</strong><br>By NL&Eacute; (Lagos, Nigeria and Amsterdam, Netherlands)<br>Zoohaus/Inteligencias Colectivas (Madrid, Spain)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0o/0ons4nm5za66uq8d.jpg"></p><p><strong>HONG KONG</strong><br>By MAP Office (Hong Kong, China)<br>Network Architecture Lab (Columbia University, New York, U.S.)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s7/s7and5psdjvpi2kc.jpg"></p><p><strong>ISTANBUL</strong><br>By Superpool (Istanbul, Turkey)<br>Atelier d&rsquo;Architecture Autog&eacute;r&eacute;e (Paris, France)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m3/m37c1xfs7kyexzfw.jpg"></p><p><strong>MUMBAI</strong><br>By URBZ: user-generated cities (Mumbai, India)<br>Ensamble Studio/MIT-POPlab (Madrid, Spain and Cambridge, U.S.)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/18/18hxwgs39hw2eswn.jpg"></p><p><strong>RIO DE JANEIRO</strong><br>By RUA Arquitetos (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)<br>MAS Urban Design at ETH (Zurich, Switzerland)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jh/jhveryk6ljc91i7n.jpg"></p><p><strong>NEW YORK</strong><br>By SITU Studio (New York, U.S.)<br>Cohabitation Strategies (CohStra) (Rotterdam, Netherlands AND New York, U.S.)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ll/ll9izqxg6cri2hqq.jpg"></p><p>For further details and images from each case study, head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moma_concludes_uneven_growth_workshops_case_studies_to_be_exhibited_this_mo/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113484546/world-health-organization-one-roof-proposal World Health Organization One Roof Proposal Jaakko van 't Spijker 2014-11-12T12:27:00-05:00 >2014-11-20T20:17:59-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tm/tm6f4y5aqrl7mkqb.jpg" width="514" height="247" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>For the <a href="http://www.who.int/en/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">World Health Organization</a> Geneva Headquarters <a href="http://www.competitions.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=1390:who-headquarters-building-extension-geneva&amp;catid=37:open-competitions&amp;Itemid=50" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">competition</a>&nbsp;team jvantspijker proposed a transformation of the existing building from a Slab to T-typology and to renew the connection to the landscape. The vertical concentration of functions reinforces the centrality of the complex. The two connecting axes create a strong sense of place and centrality. Concentration is the key environmental and sustainable principle. The new central active landscape becomes "The Place to Be" with a smooth flow into the lush garden.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Design Team:</p><p>Jaakko van 't Spijker<br>Julio Gil Fari&ntilde;a<br>Paul van den Bergh</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113430740/the-house-of-mirrors-reinvents-the-australian-beach-hut-with-a-hint-of-mirror-magic The House of Mirrors reinvents the Australian beach hut with a hint of mirror magic Justine Testado 2014-11-11T17:02:00-05:00 >2014-11-11T18:33:55-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jo/jo20nwqufzownqw0.jpg" width="514" height="346" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>At first glimpse, the House of Mirrors looks like a misplaced stack of wiry boxes randomly cast away along the Australian coast. Up close, the cubical structure further engages passersby as its steel frame draws them right to its mirrory middle, which appears to float inside as it reflects its coastal surroundings.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The House of Mirrors by London and Melbourne-based design studio <a href="http://www.seeneon.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NEON</a> was recently displayed at the Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2014, a large public outdoor exhibition that takes place along the Bondi to Tamarama shoreline in Australia.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4f/4f9n10bi9xhs16sl.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0e/0eq106lag2hvxdlu.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pa/pa36ex0c77o55a3u.jpg"></p><p>For more details, head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_house_of_mirrors_reinvents_the_australian_beach_hut_with_a_hint_of_mirr/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113344728/michael-rotondi-ateliers-jean-nouvel-alvar-aalto-s-viipuri-library-restoration-diller-scofidio-renfro-and-shereen-sherzad-are-among-this-week-s-winners Michael Rotondi, Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Alvar Aalto's Viipuri Library restoration, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, and Shereen Sherzad are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-11-10T20:05:00-05:00 >2014-11-10T20:14:21-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/55/55xm0tks5136z89t.jpg" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent news in competition-winning projects, commissions, awards, shortlists, and events on <a href="http://www.bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that we think are worth checking out.</p><p>Check out&nbsp;Recap #34 for the week of Nov. 3-7, 2014:</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/roto_architects_michael_rotondi_to_receive_richard_j._neutra_medal_at_cal_p/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>SCI-Arc co-founder Michael Rotondi to receive Richard J. Neutra Medal at Cal Poly Pomona</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/v4/v4lnz18r8gl880h2.jpg"></p><p>Architect Michael Rotondi received the Richard J. Neutra Medal at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Rotondi distinguished himself in architectural education when he co-founded SCI-Arc in 1972 and then later succeeded Ray Kappe as the school's director. He also worked in Morphosis with Thom Mayne and is currently principal of RoTo Architects.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/restoration_of_alvar_aaltos_viipuri_library_wins_2014_world_monuments_fund_/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Restoration of Alvar Aalto&rsquo;s Viipuri Library wins 2014 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xc/xcf0m0jz3ehpa5e0.jpg"></p><p>Next month, the Finnish Committee for the Restoration of the Viipuri Library with the Central City Alvar Aalto Library in Vyborg will receive the biennial <a href="http://www.wmf.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">World Monuments Fund</a>/Knoll Modernism Prize f...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113347145/designers-chosen-for-louvre-s-60m-storage-outpost Designers chosen for Louvre’s €60m storage outpost Alexander Walter 2014-11-10T15:04:00-05:00 >2014-11-10T15:04:39-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/03/03c61613b496a74b41e3955d54be4206.jpg" width="514" height="304" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Five architectural firms are on the shortlist to design the Louvre&rsquo;s new storage facility, planned to open near the museum&rsquo;s satellite in Lens, northern France. Corinne Vezzoni &amp; Assoc and Zig Zag architecture, both from France, Neutelings Riedijk Architecten from the Netherlands, Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners from the UK and Estudio Arquitectura Baeza from Spain were chosen from 173 applicants.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/113135387/the-2014-world-interiors-news-annual-awards-winners The 2014 World Interiors News Annual Awards Winners Justine Testado 2014-11-07T21:31:00-05:00 >2014-11-12T23:08:12-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ph/ph922mw2xgci33dl.jpg" width="514" height="503" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Here's a little interior-design eye candy. World Interiors News recently celebrated the 2014 winners of their World Interiors News Annual Awards during a festive evening ceremony at London's Saatchi Gallery. In the yearly celebration, World Interior News recognizes the most impactful designs in the international cultural landscape from within the past year, with categories ranging from retail and bar interiors, furniture, lighting, and workspace design.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Check out a few of this year's winners.</p><p>Winner of Lighting Projects Category: St&auml;del Museum by Licht Kunst Licht AG.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gm/gmebvxqyveacp6rn.jpg"></p><p>Winner of Bar Interiors Category: Gamsei by Buero Wagner.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9s/9s6q27d36zswz5vn.jpg"></p><p>Winner of Furniture Category: Wire Lounge Chair by Overgaard &amp; Dyrman.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qq/qqvvzedd003h10ej.jpg"></p><p>Winner of Restaurant Interiors Category: Restaurant &amp; Bar Nazdrowje by Design by Richard Lindvall.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/88/880yfnt4xd7x35b8.jpg"></p><p>Winner of Workspace Interiors Greater than 10,000 sq. m Category: Federal Center South Building 1202 by ZGF Architects.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fa/fa9gsw9fy66wtihj.jpg"></p><p>More photos on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_2014_world_interiors_news_annual_awards_winners/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>!</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113131373/ncarb-awards-50k-to-parsons-and-clemson-university-for-development-of-new-integrative-curricula NCARB awards $50K to Parsons and Clemson University for development of new integrative curricula Justine Testado 2014-11-07T19:57:00-05:00 >2014-11-13T20:06:38-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2q/2qugaqoaud4kqf7o.jpg" width="514" height="271" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards have announced that the architecture programs of Parsons The New School for Design and Clemson University are the 2014 recipients of the NCARB Award. NCARB will award the schools a total of over US$50,000 to support the development of each school's proposed program, which explore new paradigms of integrating architectural practice and education.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The award is timelier than ever, in relation to <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/2535038/ncarb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NCARB</a>'s major announcements to expedite the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/100731688/ncarb-announces-it-will-create-program-for-architecture-students-to-graduate-with-licensure" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architectural licensure</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/102578040/ncarb-reveals-major-reinventions-for-the-idp-and-are" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">examination</a> process in the U.S.</p><p><strong>Program: Clemson University, School of Architecture - Clemson, SC</strong><br><strong>Proposal: &ldquo;Graduate Program in Architecture + Health&rdquo;</strong><br>The project's mission is to advance healthcare facility design through the collaboration of architects, academia and members of the health care industry.</p><p><strong>Program: Parsons The New School for Design, School of Constructed Environments - New York, NY<br>Proposal: &ldquo;Student-Practitioner Partnerships in Building Performance Evaluation"</strong><br>Although there is stronger emphasis on sustainability, instruction on performance measurement is lacking. Clemson's proposal addresses a new and critical opportunity for architecture students to improve the environmental performance of buildings through measurement.</p><p>Head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/ncarb_awards_parsons_and_clemson_university_50k_to_develop_new_integrative_/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> for further details.</p><p><br>&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113125755/winners-of-the-2014-australian-national-architecture-awards Winners of the 2014 Australian National Architecture Awards Justine Testado 2014-11-07T18:17:00-05:00 >2014-11-07T18:17:30-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uc/uccogqvojag6kivq.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Some great-looking projects in Australia were announced as the winners of the 2014 National Architecture Awards on November 6 at the Darwin Convention Centre. Organized by the Australian Institute of Architects, this year's results were geared toward community-based projects. Out of 153 qualified projects, 43 awards and commendations were given to 36 projects across 12 national categories.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a few of this year's winning projects:</p><p>National Award for Commercial Architecture &ndash; 8 Chifley Square by Lippmann Partnership/Rogers Stirk Harbour &amp; Partners (NSW).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mg/mgg33t92h23a97dz.jpg"></p><p>National Award for Interior Architecture &ndash; Garangula Gallery by Fender Katsalidis Mirams Architects (NSW)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yo/yo5awt2h77hf0lqh.jpg"></p><p>National Commendation for Public Architecture &ndash; South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute by Woods Bagot (SA).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/be/be1nbblifpr7sf1u.jpg"></p><p>The Robin Boyd Award for Residential Architecture &ndash; Houses (New) &ndash; House at Hanging Rock by Kerstin Thompson Architects (Vic).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ne/nevwkfpy2crfnss0.jpg"></p><p>See the full winners list and more photos on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_australian_institute_of_architects_2014_national_architectur/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113124951/ateliers-jean-nouvel-s-one-central-park-wins-ctbuh-best-tall-building-worldwide-2014 Ateliers Jean Nouvel’s One Central Park wins CTBUH Best Tall Building Worldwide 2014 Justine Testado 2014-11-07T18:02:00-05:00 >2014-11-13T19:17:47-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g0/g0qml8h9yv0gcb9t.jpg" width="514" height="629" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>To say the least, it's been a great year for Ateliers Jean Nouvel + PTW Architects' One Central Park in Sydney, Australia...After the Best Tall Building regional winners presented their projects one last time to the jury (chaired by architect Jeanne Gang), One Central Park was announced as the overall winning Best Tall Building Worldwide 2014 during the Awards Ceremony and Dinner in Crown Hall.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/k7/k7xmwijub3ipicur.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/70/70ayy35p31llelnw.jpg"></p><p>IIT Dean of Architecture Wiel Arets (left) presents the team from One Central Park with the Best Tall Building Worldwide trophy.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pz/pz6u9710bhihhgv1.jpg"></p><p>Learn more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/ateliers_jean_nouvels_one_central_park_wins_ctbuh_best_tall_building_worldw/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113114487/minneapolis-picks-architecture-finalists-for-stadium-area-park Minneapolis picks architecture finalists for stadium-area park Alexander Walter 2014-11-07T14:33:00-05:00 >2014-11-07T14:36:24-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qk/qklmwg7vybmvf1uh.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Three landscape architect-led teams have been named finalists by the city of Minneapolis to design the new two-block long park called the Commons near the new Vikings stadium. [...] The three finalists are: The Olin Studio, Philadelphia and Snow Kreilich Architects, based in Minneapolis Hargreaves Associates, San Francisco, Damon Farber Associates, Minneapolis and VJAA, Minneapolis WORKSHOP Ken Smith, New York and Perkins + Will, Minneapolis</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/113049453/the-architect-of-the-year-awards-2014-shortlist The Architect of the Year Awards 2014 shortlist Justine Testado 2014-11-06T18:23:00-05:00 >2014-11-06T18:31:34-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/26/26usqjj754zkofah.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The 2014 shortlist for the Architect of the Year Awards is out. Established in the UK back in 2004 and organized by BD, the awards celebrate top-notch architectural works in 13 categories. This also includes the Young Architect of the Year Award that is open to young architects practicing in the European Union for 12 years or less. Category winners will be revealed during a fancy evening awards ceremony at The Brewery in London on December 2.</p></em><br /><br /><p>It's industrial chic galore with this year's batch. Here's a few of the shortlisted projects.</p><p>&darr; Sports &amp; Leisure Architect of the Year nominee: LA Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bu/bugacfrz5crg6t6p.jpg"></p><p>&nbsp;&darr; Interiors Architect of the Year nominee: Spacelab</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/n2/n2vd08cozpmp5okf.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Housing Architect of the Year nominee: Proctor and Matthews</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cw/cwdc7j72edq3wkj9.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Refurbishment Architect of the Year nominee: Haworth Tompkins<br>Related: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/111493176/haworth-tompkins-everyman-theatre-wins-the-riba-stirling-prize-2014" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Haworth Tompkins&rsquo; Everyman Theatre wins the RIBA Stirling Prize 2014</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0w/0wd7390l53k3adw5.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Public Building Architect of the Year nominee: Ryder Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/70/70ex7eqpo2bfzu3d.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Education Architect of the Year nominee: Design Engine</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ua/uahclarkvld4tygp.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Young Architect of the Year nominee: MXSI</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m0/m0pihks5hf920es8.jpg"></p><p>You can find plenty more of the shortlisted projects over at <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_architect_of_the_year_awards_2014_shortlist/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/112957840/new-competition-launched-for-national-gallery-and-ludwig-museum-in-budapest New competition launched for National Gallery and Ludwig Museum in Budapest Alexander Walter 2014-11-05T13:36:00-05:00 >2014-11-05T13:43:27-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kr/kre9w96nal03g4qx.jpg" width="514" height="296" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The international jury choosing an architect to design a new National Gallery, which will also provide a new home for the Ludwig Museu in the Hungarian capital, has invited seven leading practices to take part in a new competition after a first competition did not produce a winning design. The seven architects invited to compete for the high-profile commission are: Jean Nouvel, David Chipperfield, Mecanoo, Nieto Sobejano, Renzo Piano, Sanaa and Sn&oslash;hetta.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/112900804/eyetime-2014-finalists EyeTime 2014 finalists Justine Testado 2014-11-04T20:31:00-05:00 >2014-11-05T18:38:10-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mk/mkcbeessdasfmokz.jpg" width="514" height="857" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The EyeTime competition is back for 2014. The popular annual contest was established by photographers, professors and students to promote the research, exploration and investigation currently happening within today's emerging talent.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Winning photographs from the Emerging Talent (young professionals/enthusiasts) and Future Voices (students) categories will be chosen by the guest jury in addition to the public-viewing "EyeTime" contest. Another bonus: This year's guest jury includes Archinect and <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> founder/director, <a href="http://archinect.com/paul" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paul Petrunia</a>!</p><p>Here's a few of this year's finalists.</p><p>Emerging Talent:</p><p>Pictured above: Fold . Hold by Darren Yio.</p><p>&darr; Symmetry by Edward Neumann - EMCN.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6m/6mqo77yfxpea8lhr.jpg"></p><p>&darr;&nbsp; Lost Angelinos by Erica Simone.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7y/7yz7rd5hqly61416.jpg"></p><p>Future Voices finalists:</p><p>&darr; Architecture in Limbo by Ben Tynegate.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d9/d9b7qb35ncqldcs3.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Train Yards Chicago: A Network of Connectivity by Chris Bennett.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6v/6vkclkd7pkkrmz7h.jpg"></p><p>&darr; Mans Best Friend by Mando Parrilla.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s0/s0euoujchfg6kzch.jpg"></p><p>Head over to Bustler to see <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/eyetime_2014_finalists/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">more</a>.</p>