Archinect - News 2016-10-01T14:58:35-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149971136/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-110 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #110 Justine Testado 2016-09-28T18:16:00-04:00 >2016-09-29T15:14:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/16/163bvm6rc63tjuwm.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start off your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD</em>-featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/martinarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Martin Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154347559142247.1073743448.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/martinarchitects/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ey/ey8iicsxzm1o7cix.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/zerafaarchitecturestudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Zerafa Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154342117482247.1073743446.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149970596/junior-architectural-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Architectural Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/kn/knv2k0i5uq4b8m1w.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/ucla" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>UCLA A.UD</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154344737782247.1073743447.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/ucla/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/sq/sq7myba4ygzec50u.jpg"><br><br>4.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/34939019/new-york-city-department-of-parks-recreation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>New York City Department of Parks &amp; Recreation</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/posts/10154333448352247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/34939019/new-york-city-department-of-parks-recreation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/n8/n8r3mfdy0a0z6mk2.jpg"><br><em>Photo:&nbsp;Anthony Quintano/Flickr</em></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Employer of the Day</a>&nbsp;</em>by following&nbsp;Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest</a>,&nbsp;or the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>.</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring tips? Check out Archinect's&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/596985/employ-ed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EMPLOY(ED)</a></em>&nbsp;series, our&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149950635/how-to-write-a-great-architecture-job-ad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">How to write a great architecture job ad</a>&nbsp;feature, or learn straight from the firms in the new <a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/802122/how-to-get-a-job-at-______" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>How To Get A Jo...</em></a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969877/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-109 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #109 Justine Testado 2016-09-22T13:11:00-04:00 >2016-09-26T23:31:15-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i1/i1ap526eq5ee7f7p.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start off your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD</em>-featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/682/ten-arquitectos" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>TEN arquitectos</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154314355347247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149961488/senior-project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Senior Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/9s/9srsz4b9cd9gvyw0.jpg"></p><p>2. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/WestonWilliamson" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WestonWilliamson+Partners</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154330505887247.1073743443.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149969745/pr-communications-coordinator" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PR &amp; Communications Coordinator</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/21/21l0nk7py5hgyp9r.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/amentaemma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Amenta Emma Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154327963522247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/amentaemma/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bx/bxsbjd7whg3parwm.jpg"></p><p>4.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/lordaecksargent" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lord Aeck Sargent</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154322964202247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149968808/project-manager-registered-architect-chapel-hill-nc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Manager/Registered Architect &ndash; Chapel Hill, NC</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/cc/ccpjgssy084a4ano.jpg"></p><p>5. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/54014524/mesh-architectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MESH Architectures</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154325199437247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149968722/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/vw/vwu2x8cem82uoh4q.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Employer of the Day</a>&nbsp;</em>by following&nbsp;Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>, <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest</a>,&nbsp;or the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>.</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring tips? Check out Archinect's&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/596985/employ-ed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EMPLOY(ED)</a></em>&nbsp;series, our&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149950635/how-to-write-a-great-architecture-job-ad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">How to write a great ar...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969640/editor-s-picks-454 Editor's Picks #454 Nam Henderson 2016-09-22T00:17:00-04:00 >2016-09-26T23:15:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7t/7t8d7jtnoqu34le9.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Responding to Brexit, <a href="http://archinect.com/EleanorMarshall" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eleanor Marshall</a>&nbsp;considered <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149967395/rip-to-the-eu-1973-2016-five-monumental-buildings-in-the-uk-by-european-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">five buildings designed by European architects working in the UK from 1973 until 2016</a>; the lifespan of the UK&rsquo;s membership of the European Union.&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/an/an8alj3brvuo3ao6.jpg"></p><p>"<em>If in the next few years major change hinders the eclecticism that the UK currently has we may be left with the tedious offspring of New London Vernacular and not much else.</em>"</p><p>Plus,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/Julia_Ingalls" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julia Ingalls</a>&nbsp;looked at the example set by&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149964897/7-famous-architectural-dropouts-and-autodidacts" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">7 famous architectural dropouts and autodidacts</a>.&nbsp;<strong>Olaf Design Ninja_ </strong>&nbsp;quipped "<em>pales in comparison to the Harvard drop-out list</em>".<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br>For those confused about the Guggenheim Helsinki <strong>discoverfinland</strong> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149967436/finnish-government-pulls-funding-for-the-guggenheim-helsinki" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">clarified</a> -</p><p>"<em>The whole project has been rejected twice. Helsinki locals are vocally opposed to it, about 60/40, local govt is opposed to it, and now it has been completely ruled out at a national level. Unfortunately, some of those who are in favour are also journalists, which leads to the international community thinking this is an actual issue. It isn't. In 2017 the reserve t...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969755/architecture-billings-index-in-august-dips-below-50-overall-outlook-reported-as-positive Architecture Billings Index in August dips below 50, overall outlook reported as positive Alexander Walter 2016-09-21T13:38:00-04:00 >2016-09-28T23:27:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/no/novldair2rz9ru4a.jpg" width="514" height="354" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>On the heels of six out of seven months of increasing levels of demand for design services, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) fell just below the positive mark. [...] (AIA) reported the August ABI score was 49.7, down from the mark of 51.5 in the previous month. This score reflects a decrease in design services (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). The new projects inquiry index was 61.8, up sharply from a reading of 57.5 the previous month.</p></em><br /><br /><p><em>&ldquo;This is only the second month this year where demand for architectural services has declined and it is only by a fraction of a point,&rdquo; said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, PhD. &nbsp;&ldquo;Given the solid numbers for new design contracts and project inquiries, it doesn&rsquo;t appear that this is the beginning of a broader downturn in the design and construction industry.&rdquo;</em></p><p>The AIA reports these key ABI highlights for the month of August:</p><ul><li>Regional averages: South (55.2), Midwest (52.8), West (49.0), Northeast (44.9)</li><li>Sector index breakdown: mixed practice (51.8), multi-family residential (50.9), commercial / industrial (50.8), institutional (50.7)</li><li>Project inquiries index: 61.8</li><li>Design contracts index: 52.7</li></ul><p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/4496/abi" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ABI</a>&nbsp;in previous months on Archinect:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149963790/architecture-billings-index-in-july-remains-in-positive-terrain-but-higher-volatility-expected-due-to-u-s-presidential-election" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index in July remains in positive terrain but higher volatility expected due to U.S. presidential election</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149958838/architecture-billings-index-in-june-positive-for-fifth-consecutive-month" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index in June positive for fifth consecutive month</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149953248/architecture-billings-index-reaches-highest-score-in-nearly-a-year" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index reaches highest score in...</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969277/riba-appoints-alan-vallance-as-new-chief-executive RIBA appoints Alan Vallance as new Chief Executive Ellen Hancock 2016-09-20T01:12:00-04:00 >2016-09-20T10:36:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3p/3p5uw2us5d02ld91.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Alan Vallance has been chosen as the new Chief Executive of the RIBA unanimously by the interview panel. He has been Interim Chief Executive at the institute since February this year and prior to that Interim Director of Finance. Previous to working at the RIBA he has worked in finance, consulting, strategic planning and general management in Europe and Australasia.&nbsp;</p><p>Regarding his appointment Alan Vallance said:</p><p>&ldquo;Architects are creative, visionary and collaborative professionals who ensure that our built environment serves and strengthens communities now and in the future. It is a privilege to have been appointed to the role of Chief Executive&nbsp;of the RIBA. I look forward to working with the Board and Council, the staff team and members in the UK and globally to deliver the RIBA&rsquo;s five year strategic plan and to further strengthen the RIBA&rsquo;s offer to current and future members.&rdquo;</p><p>Read more news relating to the Royal Institute of British Architects here:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149967792/uk-architects-workloads-expected-to-decrease-for-the-first-time-since-2012" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">UK Architects&rsquo; Workloads Expected t...</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968810/gsapp-united-how-student-unions-affect-architectural-labor-ft-a-l-hu-gsapp-march-student-and-organizer-with-graduate-workers-of-columbia-on-archinect-sessions-81 GSAPP United: how student unions affect architectural labor, ft. A.L. Hu, GSAPP MArch student and organizer with Graduate Workers of Columbia, on Archinect Sessions #81 Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-09-15T18:50:00-04:00 >2016-09-19T00:42:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u8/u8gm1hfjrya9gii0.jpg" width="514" height="333" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In a landmark decision last month, Columbia University graduate students won <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149965110/following-a-landmark-decision-graduate-students-will-now-be-able-to-unionize" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the right to unionize</a>&nbsp;in a case filed against the National Labor Relations Board. As a result,&nbsp;graduate students in private universities across the U.S. now have the right to collectively bargain. What effect does this have on architecture student labor, and the valuation of architecture overall?</p><p>We're joined this week by special guest <a href="https://twitter.com/a_l_hu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A.L. Hu</a>, a third-year GSAPP MArch student and key organizer with Graduate Workers of Columbia (GWC-UAW). Hu shared what's happening at the school after the landmark decision, and how these organizing efforts can affect the architecture profession overall.</p><p>Listen to&nbsp;episode 81 of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/sessions" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect Sessions</strong></a>, "GSAPP United":</p><ul></ul><ul><li><strong>iTunes</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/archinect-sessions/id928222819" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Click here to listen</a>, and click the "Subscribe" button below the logo to automatically download new episodes.</li><li><strong>Apple Podcast App (iOS)</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="pcast://archinect.libsyn.com/rss" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to subscribe</a></li><li><strong>SoundCloud</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="http://soundcloud.com/archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to follow Archinect</a></li><li><strong>RSS</strong>: subscribe with any of your favorite podcasting apps via o...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968735/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-108 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #108 Justine Testado 2016-09-15T14:55:00-04:00 >2016-09-19T00:41:57-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xf/xf1khkx9ynjb6osw.jpg" width="514" height="772" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start off your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>Check out the most recent listings from OMA, Desai/Chia, T38 Studio, Squint/Opera and more. Here are the latest <em>EOTD</em>-featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/382/oma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>OMA</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/posts/10154311784342247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/382/oma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/md/md3nqs7y2a30z50l.jpg"></p><p>2.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/desaichia" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Desai/Chia Architecture</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154294839097247.1073743432.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/desaichia/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/rf/rf1h900ezmph1iow.jpg"></p><p>3.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/t38studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>T38 Studios</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154292202597247.1073743431.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149967239/intern-architect-fall-16-spring-17" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intern Architect Fall '16 &amp; Spring '17</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/7c/7c5xc4egvljpfoxz.jpg"></p><p>4. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/blazemakoidarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Blaze Makoid Architecture</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154309113757247.1073743435.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149962318/architect-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect/Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/u3/u3jraqptyabm0bko.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/26629205/lemay-associ-s-architecture-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lemay Associ&eacute;s</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154303479537247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149967667/design-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Design Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/84/84baqe9mn5f3dtz4.jpg"></p><p>6.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/olliersmurthwaite" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Ollier Smurthwaite</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154286733737247.1073743429.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149963503/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/pm/pmify4dp1p8cf0rn.jpg"></p><p>7.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/uic_" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>UIC / Urban Improvement Company</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154306507592247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fa...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968706/play-arkinoid-arcade-on-big-s-website Play "Arkinoid" arcade on BIG's website Julia Ingalls 2016-09-15T12:54:00-04:00 >2016-09-18T22:36:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7n/7n5k67sag6vdbi4p.jpg" width="514" height="258" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In a throwback to arcade games, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/7054/bjarke-ingels" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bjarke Ingels</a>' firm BIG has created an Arkanoid version of their <a href="http://arkinoid.big.dk" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">website called Arkinoid</a>, where you can earn points by hitting the firm's projects with a black paddle ball:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/6r/6rakad1p4181atab.gif"></p><p>Don't think it will be easy to claim the top score, however: "Ben Devine!" is currently in the lead with 9223372036854775807 points, making one wonder about his <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">employment status</a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/8r/8rkwew1bfq6c61ef.jpg"></p><p>For more on architecturally-related games:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149961519/kids-play-with-virtual-skyscrapers-in-new-app" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kids play with virtual skyscrapers in new app</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149963555/a-tour-of-experiential-magical-realism-games-from-the-triennale-game-collection" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A tour of experiential magical realism games from the Triennale Game Collection</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149966365/better-than-simcity-how-architects-benefit-from-games-ft-special-guest-quilian-riano-on-archinect-sessions-79" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Better than SimCity: how architects benefit from games, ft. special guest Quilian Riano on Archinect Sessions #79</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968307/are-enough-high-wage-jobs-being-created-across-the-united-states Are enough high-wage jobs being created across the United States? Julia Ingalls 2016-09-13T13:52:00-04:00 >2016-09-18T22:35:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/18/18levtwnrw0hgxh4.jpg" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Unsurprisingly, the majority of the U.S.' job growth over the past five years has been centered in large metro areas like <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/search/0/149968322" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Los Angeles</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/region/US/NY/new-york" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New York</a>. What might be surprising is how the majority of those newly created <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">jobs</a> are either "mid-wage" or "low-wage" jobs, here defined as those that pay under $21.14 an hour. In a study conducted by <a href="http://www.routefifty.com/2016/09/where-good-jobs-are/131259/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CityLab's</a> Richard Florida based on facts compiled by the economic data modeling firm Emsi, Florida notes that:&nbsp;</p><p><em>Low-wage jobs accounted for the largest increase in new jobs between 2011 and 2016, adding 4.5 million jobs, compared to 4.1 million high-wage jobs and 3.5 million mid-wage jobs. Low-wage jobs accounted for 34 percent of jobs in 2016 (a total of 48.2 million jobs), while mid-wage jobs accounted for 29 percent (a total of 40.7 million jobs)...</em></p><p><em>The top ten metros for job growth are a mix of knowledge-based and service-based metros. The tech hub of Provo, Utah, tops the list with a 26.8 percent increase in jobs; Austin (21.9 percent), San Jose ...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967792/uk-architects-workloads-expected-to-decrease-for-the-first-time-since-2012 UK Architects’ Workloads Expected to Decrease for the First Time Since 2012 Erin Whalley 2016-09-10T12:21:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T23:13:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qn/qnl4e522zcnz0gun.jpg" width="514" height="571" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The RIBA Future Trends Survey predicts that UK architects&rsquo; workloads are expected to decrease for the first time since 2012.</p><p>The fall in positivity occurred in the month after the UK referendum on EU membership, with the confidence of practices falling, anticipating negatives consequences if the UK were to actually leave the EU. The results of this and previous trend surveys are published here: <a href="https://www.architecture.com/RIBA/Professionalsupport/FutureTrendsSurvey.aspx" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RIBA</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0r/0racv42kfnxnnzf6.jpg"></p><p>Though the figures provided in the study are generalised, they are useful as a comparison and show that the fall appears to be quite significant; with a balance figure of -7 in July, compared to the +22 shown in June. <em>(Values given are the balance figure; the difference between the practices expecting more work and those expecting less.)</em></p><p>As these are overall values, across the country results have differed. For example, London has predicted a workload decrease, whilst Wales and the West returned a positive balance figure of +14.</p><p>Practices participating in the RIBA survey confirmed that the p...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967684/top-10-u-s-architecture-schools-of-2017-according-to-design-intelligence Top 10 U.S. architecture schools of 2017, according to Design Intelligence Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-09-09T14:52:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T23:15:29-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5s/5s4kozf8vjhcu2am.jpg" width="514" height="314" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Since 2010, Cornell has topped DI's Undergraduate rankings (except for 2014, when Cal Poly San Louis Obispo was first), with Harvard consistently being first in Graduate programs (excluding 2011, when University of Michigan got the top spot). How 2017's top 10 schools compare to one another since 2010 can be seen below:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/7b/7bp36srydeqm6jfw.jpg"></p><p>The rankings are formed under the following methodology, according to a report in <a href="http://www.architecturalrecord.com/articles/11865-americas-top-architecture-schools-2017" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Record</a>:</p><p><em>DesignIntelligence sent surveys to CEOs, managing partners, and human-resource directors asking about their findings in hiring architecture graduates. The respondents could select up to 10 National Architectural Accrediting Board&ndash;certified undergraduate and graduate programs in each category. Each survey response was checked for authenticity and validated by the research staff at DesignIntelligence. In cases of dubious or unreliable information that could not be confirmed, researchers eliminated the questionable return. Researchers also confirmed that the person resp...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967107/editor-s-picks-453 Editor's Picks #453 Nam Henderson 2016-09-07T01:10:00-04:00 >2016-09-07T14:33:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pp/pp5z2ydnxcrhi67d.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;discussed <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149965078/using-game-theory-to-fine-tune-architectural-diplomacy" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Using game theory to fine-tune architectural diplomacy</a>&nbsp;with architect Adam Tarr (founder of award-winning Mzo Tarr Architects).&nbsp;</p><p><strong>alexsenciuc</strong> was impressed "<em>From theory to practice, this is one of the most interesting ways to shape an architectural project. One could argue that shaping the brief leads to shaping the resulting architectural piece&hellip;</em>"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zb/zblinxp8838w4bam.jpg"></p><p>Meanwhile,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/quilian" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Quilian Riano</a>&nbsp;published&nbsp;an <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149966016/gaming-the-system-role-playing-spatial-and-political-change" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">essay</a> reflecting on using games and gaming to supplement other design tools.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ec/ec19xyhuam0ipvvg.jpg"></p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br>Metropolis Magazine reacted to the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149965070/famed-designer-jane-thompson-dies" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">news</a> that famed designer Jane Thompson has passed away.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ju/juymn0mty0obe62o.jpg"></p><p>Archinect reported in from&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149965271/lacma-hosts-a-public-scoping-meeting-for-the-planned-zumthor-designed-building" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a LACMA&rsquo;s public scoping meeting</a>, for the planned Peter Zumthor designed building.</p><p>Contrary to some critics <strong>Vulture</strong> is "<em>a proponent of the Zumthor design. It has a sleek, mid-century modern boomerang feel to it, which I think pays homage to Southern Californian architectural history. I also think it's smart how the design references the shape and color of the landmark La Brea tar pits ne...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966537/the-department-of-labor-made-big-changes-to-its-overtime-rules-how-will-this-affect-you-and-your-firm The Department of Labor made big changes to its overtime rules. How will this affect you and your firm? Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-09-02T18:02:00-04:00 >2016-09-05T00:15:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bz/bzuib9q2m2dtmy3a.jpg" width="514" height="182" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Thanks to <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149948693/how-will-president-obama-s-move-to-require-overtime-pay-change-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">recent regulations</a>&nbsp;issued by the Department of Labor, more salaried workers will receive overtime pay, beginning in December of this year. Previously, the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 guaranteed that anyone making a salary of $23,660 or less annually was entitled to overtime pay (at 1.5x time) for any hours beyond the 40-hour workweek. The DOL&rsquo;s new rule doubles that threshold to $47,476.</p><p>Those employees making above the new threshold, up to $134,004 annually, are exempt from receiving such overtime, provided they fall into such categories as &ldquo;executive, administrative and professional&rdquo;. While this is a huge upgrade to the overtime law generally, the particulars of the ruling will still depend on a firm's size and location.</p><p>According to <a href="http://salaries.archinect.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect&rsquo;s Salary Poll</a>, the average annual salary for anyone 30 or younger (regardless of title, license, experience or any other variable) in architecture in the U.S. is $50,859&mdash;pretty close to that overtime threshold. For anyone negoti...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966421/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-107 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #107 Justine Testado 2016-09-02T10:55:00-04:00 >2016-09-18T14:01:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uj/ujmbvcckszp2yvtp.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start off your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/39902/big-bjarke-ingels-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>BIG</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154253171617247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149964825/nyc-business-development-director-americas" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NYC - Business Development Director, Americas</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/qk/qkrt1m9mujt76ejj.jpg"></p><p>2.<strong>&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/worksarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Works Partnership Architecture</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/159112812246/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154262124007247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/worksarchitecture/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/u4/u4rvr85zibbsjsys.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/meyerdavis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Meyer Davis Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154272485342247.1073743427.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149962587/junior-designer-with-interior-background" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Designer with interior background</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/89/89no5c3p5oq27ap7.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/112259968/space4architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Space4Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154269328507247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149965965/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5k/5khrw4kr779s5dcw.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>.</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring tips? Check out Archinect's...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149965736/latest-ncarb-report-shows-faster-path-to-licensure Latest NCARB report shows faster path to licensure Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-08-29T13:30:00-04:00 >2016-09-04T11:34:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4y/4yaeuqjrbwotabmg.jpg" width="514" height="546" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>According to the recently released 2016 edition of &ldquo;NCARB by the Numbers&rdquo;, looking at "key insights into architectural education, the path to licensure, and diversity in the profession",&nbsp;the time it takes to get an architecture license has continued to gradually decrease, as the average age of licensure also keeps steadily dropping.</p><p>The report states that in 2015, on average it took 13.3 years to become an architect, a timeline defined by: &ldquo;from the time a student enrolls in school to the moment they receive a license.&rdquo; That timeframe has gradually been decreasing each year since 2008, when it took approximately 15.5 years. So naturally, it follows that architects are also getting licensed at a younger age, on average.</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/l7/l70mmb8vnz4tpdwy.png"></p><p>Other key points from the report include the all-time (recorded) high of over 41,500 &ldquo;professionals working toward licensure&rdquo; in 2015. The percentage of ARE completions by women also reached its highest since 2006, increasing by over 10% to 37%.</p><p>For more information and ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964913/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-106 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #106 Justine Testado 2016-08-24T13:30:00-04:00 >2016-09-01T23:06:21-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xz/xzxubby603p34ftk.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/neriandhu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Neri&amp;Hu Design and Research Office</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154241983307247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/neriandhu/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/x2/x23urhn55eksplk8.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/53359288/john-mcaslan-partners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>John McAslan + Partners</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154230736117247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149959120/part-2-with-a-passion-for-transport" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Part 2 assistants with a passion for transport</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/dq/dqzu4r2tmuv5n9ze.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/ackroydassociates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Ackroyd + Associates</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154245012637247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149964107/part-1-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Part 1 Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bn/bnwbqpvkmegltlgt.jpg">4. <a href="http://archinect.com/MADGI" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>MADGI</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154247429037247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149958416/cad-revit-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CAD + Revit Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/x6/x6mo750k4j0r1d9z.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>.</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring tips? Check out Archinect's&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/596985/employ-ed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EMPLOY(E...</a></em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964824/trudeau-stakes-canada-s-economic-growth-on-architects Trudeau stakes Canada's economic growth on architects Julia Ingalls 2016-08-23T14:09:00-04:00 >2016-09-01T23:05:52-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/79/79z5c1qcugh4i0me.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With the U.S. presidential election coming up, a few Americans are considering moving to Canada, a move that actually might be lucrative if you're an architect. Responding to the forces of globalization, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is aiming to inject new economic life into his country by investing in traditionally brainy industries like architecture and accounting, as reported in this <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2016-08-22/trudeau-s-cure-for-canada-s-slump-architects-and-accountants" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bloomberg News</a> article:</p><p><em>So if manufacturers won't do the heavy lifting, who will?</em></p><p><em>Enter Diamond. The world-renowned architect employs 180 people, including 140 architects, in an airy but respectfully renovated early 20th-century building in Toronto&rsquo;s Fashion District. It was Canada&rsquo;s education system that brought him to the country&mdash;he set up the post-graduate architect program at the University of Toronto in 1966&mdash;but his eye has always been turned outwards.</em></p><p>For more on architectural employment tips/trends:&nbsp;</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/135648933/the-architecture-job-application-hints-suggestions-from-employers-part-ii" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Architecture Job Application Hints &amp; Suggestions from Employers: Part II</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/126838476/what-s-the-hottest-new-job-in-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">What's the h...</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964731/editor-s-picks-452 Editor's Picks #452 Nam Henderson 2016-08-23T12:42:00-04:00 >2016-08-23T21:10:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f0/f01bxbz9nlc3wef1.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/Julia_Ingalls" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julia Ingalls</a>&nbsp;took readers on <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149956316/touring-some-of-the-world-s-most-attractive-public-housing-projectsd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a tour of some of the world's most attractive public housing projects</a>, from the last decade.&nbsp;<strong>ChrisDx</strong> commented "<em>The projects certainly appear innovative in images taken most likely when they were first built. I wonder how &lsquo;successful&rsquo; they have been in meeting the resident's needs and what they look like now</em>."</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fs/fsgvfa9x6gj9cq8k.jpg"></p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a> investigated how <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149962603/ethical-dwellings-for-generation-y-explores-new-forms-of-living-and-owning-in-a-changing-london" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ED/GY, or Ethical Dwellings for Generation Y</a>, hopes to address "<em>new forms of living and owning in a changing London</em>".&nbsp;<strong>Olaf Design Ninja_</strong> &nbsp;was terrified "<em>holy shit is this dystopic!</em>" <a href="https://twitter.com/BirdsofVenice/status/765384048365547520" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Birds of Venice</a> noted the "<em>Marxist sideboob.</em><em><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/housing?src=hash" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> #housing</a></em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0j/0jyykbdccjqaicjv.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br>In <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149962108/museum-at-the-front-line-one-to-one-33-with-dora-epstein-jones-executive-director-of-the-a-d-museum" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Sessions One-to-One #33</a>&nbsp;executive director of the A+D Museum Epstein Jones, imagines how A+D could become the L.A version of <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1920121/storefront-for-art-and-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Storefront</a>, while working to keep it accessible to the local community.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/dq/dqtmz2cihg28ii35.jpg"></p><p>Senior editor&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a>&nbsp;reminded readers that&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149961944/dan-graham-hates-conceptual-art" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dan Graham hates conceptual art</a>.&nbsp;<strong>Thayer-D</strong>&nbsp;"<em>was enjoying him quite well until he drew an arbitrary line between ar...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149963795/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-105 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #105 Justine Testado 2016-08-17T13:57:00-04:00 >2016-08-22T19:19:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cf/cfr1d7e19d2lntuq.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/40804767/gabellini-sheppard-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Gabellini Sheppard Associates</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154212184167247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/40804767/gabellini-sheppard-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3e/3emwj1z03hehbcvw.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/p-r-o" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Preliminary Research Office</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/159112812246/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154214319387247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149962475/project-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/du/duiqnw3nbejjo9bb.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/jameskmcheng" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>James K.M. Cheng Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154222581807247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149963009/intermediate-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zj/zj12vv510r4wkl9j.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/Loguer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>LOGUER Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154227982692247.1073743416.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149951272/commercial-project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Commercial Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/rk/rko09vk0dyukct8c.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/61454640/city-and-county-of-san-francisco-city-planning" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>City and County of San Francisco - City Planning</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154225173612247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149963330/5291-planner-iii" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">5291 Planner III</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/qs/qsxes2kf4pa1qtq1.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest boar...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149962365/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-104 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #104 Justine Testado 2016-08-10T12:42:00-04:00 >2016-08-12T00:54:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i0/i0ywtpa2pmt60e4e.jpg" width="514" height="269" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start your hunt amid the hundreds of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a>&nbsp;on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/LOHA" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/159112812246/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154206798357247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149950658/studio-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/w0/w0z5kg66daddzfac.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/78440096/dxa-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>DXA Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154208691387247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/78440096/dxa-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/t1/t11zuj8qeurp1qz3.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/workshopapd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Workshop/APD</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/159112812246/photos/?tab=album&amp;album_id=10154192441822247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/workshopapd/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/kc/kcgcfeirjul3s5qp.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/rodicdavidson" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Rodic Davidson Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154203533047247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149961072/experienced-job-running-architect-at-rodic-davidson-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Experienced job running architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/mh/mh1vph0w1bp8be7z.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/149955995/environmental-design-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Environmental Design Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/posts/10154194909932247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149956006/junior-landscape-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Landscape Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/an/anryer130uhba93l.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instag...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149962393/editor-s-picks-451 Editor's Picks #451 Nam Henderson 2016-08-10T01:54:00-04:00 >2016-09-30T02:33:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xi/xirnl0bmw8rnz817.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;interviewed a class of <a href="http://archinect.com/sciarc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc</a> students who led by faculty member Darin Johnstone got to design and build their <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149959347/sci-arc-students-step-out-of-the-studio-to-build-an-affordable-eco-friendly-home-with-habitat-for-humanity" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IVRV House</a> in collaboration with <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/2909154/habitat-for-humanity" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Habitat for Humanity</a>. While&nbsp;acknowledging that "<em>it's always easier to build affordable housing when stuff is donated like money, time, land, and furniture</em>"&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/everydayintern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Everyday Intern</a>&nbsp;overall, wishes "<em>more schools would partner to do projects like this just so students have a better idea of the profession before they go out and find their first jobs.</em>"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ck/ckno2oepri6sas6a.jpg"></p><p>In Brexit news, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149960435/brexit-means-brexit-architects-rob-hyde-katy-marks-and-mark-middleton-on-how-brexit-could-change-uk-architecture-and-how-architects-could-change-brexit-on-archinect-sessions-74" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Sessions #74</a> featured architects Rob Hyde, Katy Marks and Mark Middleton on why Brexit means Brexit.&nbsp;Plus, a pair of op-eds&nbsp;offered optimistic takes <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149957963/brexit-exposed-a-britain-divided-and-architects-must-now-redouble-our-efforts-to-be-at-the-forefront-of-quality-and-innovation-op-ed-by-chris-williamson-of-weston-williamson-partners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">post-Brexit</a>, aka "<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149960251/brexit-vote-was-due-to-a-loss-of-identity-more-than-anything-else-op-ed-by-alan-penn-dean-of-the-bartlett-faculty-of-the-built-environment" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">I guess that's one way to polish a turd.</a>"<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/AmeliaTH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</a> drew attention to <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149958641/to-solve-a-housing-crisis-invest-more-in-modular-construction" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">research</a> by Associate Professor of engineering&nbsp;Kasun Hewage along with PhD candidate Mohammad Kamali at University of British Columbia, which suggests that one way to solve the housing crisis, may be to invest more ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149962250/ben-derbyshire-from-hta-design-voted-president-elect-of-the-riba Ben Derbyshire from HTA Design voted President Elect of the RIBA Ellen Hancock 2016-08-09T12:16:00-04:00 >2016-08-11T01:18:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eb/ebn6dk1amn9xsrn9.jpg" width="514" height="288" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In September 2017 Ben Derbyshire will officially&nbsp;become RIBA President-Elect, taking over from the current President Jane Duncan.&nbsp;</p><p>Commenting on the announcement on <a href="http://www.hta.co.uk/news/posts/ben-derbyshire-voted-president-elect-of-the-riba" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">HTA's website</a> he said:</p><p>&ldquo;Once again we find ourselves in turbulent times. In winning this election&nbsp;I&nbsp;am conscious of a great sense of responsibility owed to architects everywhere, in all corners of the UK and overseas. Jane Duncan has laid the foundations for change at the RIBA that I look forward to driving forward, when I take up the role of President.&nbsp;My primary goal&nbsp;is to champion architects so that they, our sister professions and clients, can advance architecture as the cornerstone of the well-designed and more sustainable built environment society desperately needs.&nbsp;All architects, wherever and however we practice, need an&nbsp;RIBA that works for us."</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149961323/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-103 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #103 Justine Testado 2016-08-03T13:33:00-04:00 >2016-08-29T07:54:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/90/9080a2ucg91k8qhv.jpg" width="514" height="381" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Searching for a new job? Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up can help start your hunt amid the hundreds of <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">active listings</a> on our job board. If you've been following the feature on our&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Also stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106441/diller-scofidio-renfro" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Diller Scofidio + Renfro</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154173552222247.1073743403.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/106441/diller-scofidio-renfro" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/tt/ttpcyfo0zfabp1jy.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/jcarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>James Cleary Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154176251937247.1073743404.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jcarchitecture/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/rl/rl8hix0sdwy4jkti.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/14055355/coach" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>COACH</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154184474317247.1073743405.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/14055355/coach" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5q/5qvxokwhvoehyak8.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/18214484/larson-and-paul-architects-llp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Larson and Paul Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154187119362247.1073743407.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149960911/project-architect-2-5-years-experience" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect (2-5 Years Experience)</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/6r/6ramxj1ftzfyt04h.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/81052576/van-alen-institute" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Van Alen Institute</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154189964582247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/81052576/van-alen-institute" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/84/84uhlsrhexh3pjzk.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs In...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149960393/it-s-been-one-month-since-brexit-how-are-you-coping It's been one month since Brexit. How are you coping? Ellen Hancock 2016-07-28T15:24:00-04:00 >2016-08-08T13:33:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0o/0otoauyllwkd4w5t.jpg" width="514" height="268" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>On June 23rd, 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union. In the following month, the pound dropped&nbsp;10% in value against the US dollar (the lowest since the 1980s), PM David Cameron resigned, Boris Johnson resigned, Nigel Farage too (not before insulting all of the European parliament), and the Labour party are squabbling like children.</p><p>After everyone else jumped ship, Theresa May now resides at No.10 and must deal with the aftermath of Brexit. With her new cabinet in place (we are still hoping Boris' appointment as Foreign Secretary is a joke) and the promise that Article 50 will not be triggered until the new year, what happens next?</p><p>Fill out our <strong><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc1t3aqlaUhFY7CaqIL4X_qwsgSqIFj3Y-itjZSRGGWUDBIyw/viewform" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">survey</a></strong> and tell us how Brexit has affected you already, and what you think the future holds for a UK outside of the EU.&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149960187/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-102 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #102 Justine Testado 2016-07-27T14:07:00-04:00 >2016-07-27T14:09:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i0/i0bzowwp4ddbahnv.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up is up and running once again. If you've been following the feature on Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a></strong>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/EYRCarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ehrlich Yanai Rhee Chaney Architects</a></strong>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154165969872247.1073743400.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/EYRCarchitects/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/41/41dorzfbul94kwz6.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1276712/mad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>MAD</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154155233122247.1073743398.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/1276712/mad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/p9/p9bh5g0w0hid0iqq.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/59546492/i-am" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>I-AM</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154157628302247.1073743399.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149959264/senior-brand-communications-executive" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Senior Brand Communications Executive</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bn/bnx6dgmjwa44kdsz.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/91438703/jeff-jordan-architects-llc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Jeff Jordan Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154168246227247.1073743401.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149959344/mid-level-architect-project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mid-level Architect/Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3o/3o91dldzyyq73uz6.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/rorockettdesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Ro | Rockett Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154170903247247.1073743402.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/rorockettdesign/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/g1/g1bacjex9cirola5.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>.</p><p>Need job-hunt...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149959951/aia-s-consensus-construction-forecast-projects-continued-but-moderate-growth-in-2017 AIA's Consensus Construction Forecast projects continued but moderate growth in 2017 Alexander Walter 2016-07-26T12:44:00-04:00 >2016-07-30T01:04:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ss/ssu2js14s6s4bzru.jpg" width="514" height="295" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After a strong 2015, there is a growing sense that the construction industry expansion will be more tempered over the next eighteen months. [...] The American Institute of Architects&rsquo; (AIA) semi-annual Consensus Construction Forecast, a survey of the nation&rsquo;s leading construction forecasters, is projecting that spending will increase just less than six percent for 2016, with next year&rsquo;s projection being an additional 5.6% gain.</p></em><br /><br /><p><em>&ldquo;Healthy job growth, strong consumer confidence and low interest rates are several positive factors in the economy, which will allow some of the pent-up demand from the last downturn to go forward,&rdquo; said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker, PhD, Hon. AIA. &nbsp;&ldquo;But at the same time, the slowing in the overall economy could extend to the construction industry a bit &ndash; with the biggest drop off expected in the industrial facility sector over the next year and a half.&rdquo;</em></p><p>For the full report and an interactive version of the infographic above, head over to <a href="http://new.aia.org/articles/14861-healthy-advances-forecast-for-nonresidential-building-market-through-2017" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">aia.org</a>.</p><p>Related stories in the Archinect news:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149958838/architecture-billings-index-in-june-positive-for-fifth-consecutive-month" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index in June positive for fifth consecutive month</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149953248/architecture-billings-index-reaches-highest-score-in-nearly-a-year" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index reaches highest score in nearly a year</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149945983/architecture-billings-index-displays-continued-modest-growth-in-april" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index displays continued modest growth in April</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149958861/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-101 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #101 Justine Testado 2016-07-20T14:15:00-04:00 >2016-07-27T01:35:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3c/3cpgl7fs2w3yyjcw.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up is up and running once again. If you've been following the feature on Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Stay up to date by following the new&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a></strong>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are some of the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/eskewdumezripple" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Eskew+Dumez+Ripple</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154139219517247.1073743394.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149941568/experienced-design-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Experienced Design Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/m0/m0j8lqi3abf67740.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/gustafsonporter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Gustafson Porter</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154137151367247.1073743393.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/gustafsonporter/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/hf/hfbrcvra7fabdfc2.jpg"></p><p>3.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/OfficeCFB" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The Office of Charles F. Bloszies</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154152404747247.1073743397.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149957167/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5g/5g8lq5wkaeg5v664.jpg"></p><p>4.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/13619832/allen-killcoyne-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Allen + Killcoyne Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154147174087247.1073743396.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/144968248/architectural-designer-project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Designer/Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0j/0jjyrb3p45jjgjd7.jpg"></p><p>]5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/26993251/design-within-reach-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Design Within Reach&nbsp;Inc.</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154149836992247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/26993251/design-within-reach-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3c/3cpgl7fs2w3yyjcw.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and th...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149958838/architecture-billings-index-in-june-positive-for-fifth-consecutive-month Architecture Billings Index in June positive for fifth consecutive month Alexander Walter 2016-07-20T13:08:00-04:00 >2016-08-08T14:16:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/th/thatzpar592r4qf5.jpg" width="514" height="358" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Buoyed by increasing levels of demand across all project types, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) was positive in June for the fifth consecutive month. [...] The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the June ABI score was 52.6, down from the mark of 53.1 in the previous month. This score still reflects an increase in design services (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). The new projects inquiry index was 58.6, down from a reading of 60.1 the previous month.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The AIA reports these key ABI highlights for the month of June:</p><ul><li>Regional averages: South (55.5), West (54.1), Northeast (51.8), Midwest (48.2)</li><li>Sector index breakdown: multi-family residential (57.9), institutional (52.7), mixed practice (51.0), commercial / industrial (50.3)</li><li>Project inquiries index: 58.6</li><li>Design contracts index: 49.7</li></ul><p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/4496/abi" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ABI</a>&nbsp;in previous months on Archinect:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149953248/architecture-billings-index-reaches-highest-score-in-nearly-a-year" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index reaches highest score in nearly a year</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149945983/architecture-billings-index-displays-continued-modest-growth-in-april" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index displays continued modest growth in April</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149941581/architecture-billings-index-concludes-first-quarter-on-continued-positive-note" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index concludes first quarter on continued positive note</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149958556/editor-s-picks-450 Editor's Picks #450 Nam Henderson 2016-07-19T11:27:00-04:00 >2016-07-22T01:16:00-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qn/qn86jlhmqfs5hdwo.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/patrik_schumacher" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Patrik Schumacher</a> penned an <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149956426/brexit-a-chance-to-roll-back-the-interventionist-state-and-unleash-entrepreneurial-creativity-op-ed-by-patrik-schumacher" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">op-ed</a>, wherein he makes the case for seeing Brexit as a chance to roll back the interventionist state and unleash entrepreneurial creativity.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a> summed up "<em>Filed under, a case for neo/post deregulation and probable reregulation.</em>" For his part architect <a href="http://archinect.com/chriswilliamson" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chris Williamson</a> responded with his own <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149957963/brexit-exposed-a-britain-divided-and-architects-must-now-redouble-our-efforts-to-be-at-the-forefront-of-quality-and-innovation-op-ed-by-chris-williamson-of-weston-williamson-partners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">op-ed</a>, wherein he argues British architects/designers "<em>need to redouble our efforts to be at the forefront of quality and innovation...We all have to redouble our efforts to compete for investment from a wider world and not rely on Europe</em>".</p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a> published a two (<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149955321/the-whistleblower-architects-surveillance-infrastructure-and-freedom-of-information-according-to-cryptome-part-1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">1</a> &amp; <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149956364/the-whistleblower-architects-surveillance-infrastructure-and-freedom-of-information-according-to-cryptome-part-2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2</a>) part interview with Deborah Natsios and John Young (of Natsios-Young Architects) behind the twenty year old project, Cryptome (and sister archive Cartome).&nbsp;The two are interested "<em>in decentralized zones where architecture and public infrastructures intersect</em>", democratic society, "<em>the corrosive apparatus of national security secrecy</em>" and how surveillance operates "<em>in the city?</em>"...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149957652/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-100 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #100 Justine Testado 2016-07-13T13:38:00-04:00 >2016-07-17T20:51:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i5/i5owjhl02hcnpe78.jpg" width="514" height="349" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Archinect's&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;Weekly Round-Up is up and running once again. If you've been following the feature on Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook</a>,&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>Stay up to date by following the&nbsp;brand new&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a></strong>!</p><p>In case you missed them, here are some of the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/adjayeassociates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Adjaye Associates</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154133786477247.1073743392.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/adjayeassociates/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/au/aucgto53aczvhe5r.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/Corgan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Corgan</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154131367107247.1073743391.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/Corgan/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/qz/qzd397y2v3vfnn3l.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/marmolradziner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Marmol Radziner</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154129071772247.1073743390.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/marmolradziner/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/j3/j38n503qextobrfq.jpg"></p><p>4. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/149955009/dolby-laboratories-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dolby Laboratories, Inc.</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154122434492247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/149955009/dolby-laboratories-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/k6/k6msy87j0flz8b8v.jpg"></p><p>Keep track of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>&nbsp;by liking Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, or by following the&nbsp;<em>Employer of the Day</em>&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/employer-of-the-day/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinterest board</a>&nbsp;and the new&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinectjobs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Jobs Instagram</a>!</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring tips? Check out Archinect's&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/596985/employ-ed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EMPLOY(ED)</a></em>&nbsp;series or read our&nbsp;recent feature:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149950635/how-to-write-a-great-architecture-job-ad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">How to wr...</a></p>