Archinect - News 2014-09-02T06:28:38-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/107040762/lawsuits-legos-and-landmarks-weekly-news-round-up-for-august-18-2014 Lawsuits, Legos and landmarks: Weekly News Round-Up for August 18, 2014 Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-08-25T13:13:00-04:00 >2014-08-25T13:15:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/l9/l9vl7n242h9ujwrt.jpg" width="514" height="323" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Friday, August 22:</strong></p><ul><li><strong><a title="Zaha Hadid sues architecture critic Martin Filler over book review" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/107169286/zaha-hadid-sues-architecture-critic-martin-filler-over-book-review" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Zaha Hadid sues architecture critic Martin Filler over book review</a></strong>: <a href="http://archinect.com/zaha-hadid" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hadid</a> is responding to allegedly defamatory comments made by Filler regarding her <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/134029/2022-world-cup-in-qatar" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2022 World Cup stadium in Qatar</a>.</li><li><strong><a title="The Demolition of 5 Pointz Has Begun" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/107170089/the-demolition-of-5-pointz-has-begun" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Demolition of 5 Pointz Has Begun</a></strong>: The "Graffiti Mecca" was <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86311570/5-pointz-graffiti-mecca-in-long-island-city-faces-imminent-destruction" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">slated for demolition last November</a>, when the property owners' "broken window" theory justification beat out the artists' protests. <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/105478813/new-renderings-of-what-will-replace-grafitti-art-mecca-5pointz-emerge" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Two residential towers will be built in 5 Pointz's place</a>.</li><li><strong><a title="Study confirms LA is least affordable city for rentals in US" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/107185375/study-confirms-la-is-least-affordable-city-for-rentals-in-us" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Study confirms LA is least affordable city for rentals in US</a></strong>: Depressing <a href="http://archinect.com/ucla" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">UCLA</a> study confirms that in the city with the highest proportion of renters in the country, the average renter spends nearly 47% of their income on rent. The news is part of&nbsp;a nearly fifty year old trend in the renting market.</li></ul><p><strong>Thursday, August 21:</strong></p><ul><li><strong><a title="Lego House in Billund, Denmark, begins construction by laying giant Lego brick&ndash;shaped foundation stones" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/107096998/lego-house-in-billund-denmark-begins-construction-by-laying-giant-lego-brick-shaped-foundation-stones" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lego House in Billund, Denmark, begins construction by laying giant Lego brick&ndash;shaped foundation stones</a></strong>: Even if <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/39902/big-bjarke-ingels-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BIG</a> hadn't designed it, Bjarke would have laid the first brick.</li><li><strong><a title="Istanbul's 'illegal' towers to be demolished after landmark court ruling" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/107097802/istanbul-s-illegal-towers-to-be-demolished-after-landmark-court-ruling" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Istanbul's 'illegal' towers to be demolished after...</a></strong></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/107094586/in-architecture-a-glass-ceiling In Architecture, a Glass Ceiling Alexander Walter 2014-08-21T13:19:00-04:00 >2014-08-28T10:36:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0c/0cb6bec1e8168c1a42738e339beca896.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>"There's still a glass ceiling, ironically, in architecture," said Rosa Sheng, senior associate at Bohlin Cywinski Jackson in San Francisco and chairwoman of the Missing 32% Project, a group that promotes equitable treatment of all architects. "There's an influx of more women coming in, but the hurdles haven't changed," she said. It takes roughly 12 years to become a licensed architect, according to NCARB.</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/106888024/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-35 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #35 Justine Testado 2014-08-20T15:30:00-04:00 >2014-08-20T15:32:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nh/nh4xesqbmrxi6pnq.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features:</p><p>1.<a href="http://archinect.com/mocklertaylor" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong> Mockler Taylor Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152597836887247.1073742836.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100111539/junior-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ur/ur4zmmr4e032hhaf.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/5589/belzberg-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Belzberg Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152599609942247.1073742839.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106398277/intermediate-architect-temporary-position" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Architect - Temporary Position</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zy/zy8czfsgz0z4j1i7.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106399/walker-warner-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Walker Warner Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152605954027247.1073742842.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/106399/walker-warner-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p5/p54top2un9c17tx3.jpg"></p><p>4. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/98949/cunningham-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cunningham Architects</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152608430572247.1073742844.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106505114/project-designer-project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Designer / Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/v8/v8yyaz1wx3343ltd.jpg"></p><p>5. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106410/d-apostrophe-design-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">D'Apostrophe design, Inc.</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152610215907247.1073742846.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/106410/d-apostrophe-design-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i3/i36oolc210qx27ep.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106961208/editor-s-picks-381 Editor's Picks #381 Nam Henderson 2014-08-19T20:36:00-04:00 >2014-08-19T20:37:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5l/5lff5ykdnxgxtpnj.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;penned,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/106114990/shitting-architecture-the-dirty-practice-of-waste-removal" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shitting Architecture: the dirty practice of waste removal</a>.&nbsp;Therein drawing lessons; from Slavoj Zizek on the toilet and <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timothy_Morton" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Timothy Morton</a> (of Object-Oriented Ontology [OOO]) on sustainability as the preservation of the status quo, he argues that "<em>Under the weight of the ecological crisis, the world has been flattened. There is no exit</em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d0/d0fcle6sz9qdc5cu.jpg"></p><p>&nbsp;In response, <a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a>&nbsp;offered up an image of the sublimely absurd, "<em>I am always baffled by big houses that are marketed with +5.5 bathrooms (very common in wealthy neighborhoods) and so on. And of course these host extremely hi end living styles. It is kind of funny to think all these people do all day is shit and shit and shit everywhere in the house</em>".</p><p><br>For the latest edition of <a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/1149/working-out-of-the-box" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Working out of the Box</a>: Archinect featured <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/106023362/working-out-of-the-box-francis-tsai" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francis Tsai, of </a><a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Francis-Tsai-Illustration-and-Concept-Design/367692304491?ref_type=bookmark" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francis Tsai Illustration and Concept Design</a>,&nbsp;who received a Master's degree in 1993 from <a href="http://archinect.com/utsoa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Texas in Austin</a>.</p><p><strong>Xenaxis</strong>&nbsp;"<em>worked with Francis Tsai at Rockstar games and he was one of t...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106499497/career-insights-from-the-field-of-architecture-engineering-and-construction-aec Career insights from the field of Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) Sponsor 2014-08-18T13:14:00-04:00 >2014-08-18T13:56:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cw/cw1zgbkgnbhp8dod.jpg" width="514" height="284" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.ie.edu/school-architecture-design/?utm_source=archinect&amp;utm_medium=display&amp;utm_campaign=mde_editorial_post_display" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IE School of Architecture &amp; Design</a>:</em></p><p>In today&acute;s competitive environment, a mastery of soft-skills coupled with an understanding of the broader picture of business realities and trends, plays a key role in the success of professionals working in the field of Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC). The <a href="http://www.ie.edu/school-architecture-design/degrees/postgraduate/master-architectural-management-design?utm_source=achinect&amp;utm_medium=display&amp;utm_campaign=mamd_career_post_display" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Master in Architectural Management &amp; Design</a>, from <a href="http://www.ie.edu/school-architecture-design/?utm_source=achinect&amp;utm_medium=display&amp;utm_campaign=mamd_career_post_display" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IE School of Architecture &amp; Design</a>, was launched in 2011 with the overriding aim to train professionals that wish to acquire and apply business expertise in the AEC field. Heading in its fourth edition and amid challenging economic times, the program&rsquo;s alumni report a great professional outlook. They hold positions in companies like Arup, Foster &amp; Partners, OMA &amp; Gensler, in diverse locations such as Azerbaijan, Qatar, Canada, Switzerland and Colombia. 37% of them are entrepreneurs and 75% where already working before graduating from the program. <a href="http://www.ie.edu/school-architecture-design/sites/default/files/placement_report_mamd_3.pdf?utm_source=achinect&amp;utm_medium=display&amp;utm_campaign=mamd_career_post_display" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Click here</a> to find out more about the Career Report f...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106482626/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-34 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #34 Justine Testado 2014-08-13T15:02:00-04:00 >2014-08-13T15:07:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s9/s9s42kchylsgfsz6.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/42912235/springboard-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Springboard Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152595925657247.1073742834.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106105354/project-architect-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect/Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lw/lwq35plmjwz5vy2n.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/41516154/jamie-bush-co" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Jamie Bush &amp; Co.</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152582257922247.1073742827.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105421789/licensed-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Licensed Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ns/ns3h2oqkfligtqyr.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152593821637247.1073742832.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Wannemacher Jensen Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152593821637247.1073742832.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106185591/project-graduate-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project/Graduate Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yz/yz2g28ja5iq7gmmp.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/42410/carlos-zapata-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Carlos Zapata Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152591673537247.1073742830.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/42410/carlos-zapata-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1j/1j3dyd25sy5018w0.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/TurkelDesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Turkel Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152584509902247.1073742828.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104950904/project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a8/a8mlbeempon3ouiy.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106403110/oakland-hires-its-first-chief-resilience-officer Oakland Hires Its First “Chief Resilience Officer” Alexander Walter 2014-08-12T13:50:00-04:00 >2014-08-18T20:31:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/64/6445119f5f345242ee96e19851a32ad1.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Oakland has earthquakes, droughts and a host of other resilience problems to tackle. Now it has a Chief Resilience Officer to lead the charge. Today, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and Michael Berkowitz, president of The Rockefeller Foundation&rsquo;s 100 Resilient Cities initiative, will jointly announce that Victoria Salinas has been tapped as the city&rsquo;s first Chief Resilience Officer, a position being created in other cities across the world, as well.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Related: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/106329191/resilience-on-the-fly-christchurch-s-scirt-offers-a-model-for-rebuilding-after-a-disaster" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Resilience on the fly: Christchurch&rsquo;s SCIRT offers a model for rebuilding after a disaster</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106094912/how-a-blind-architect-reframes-design How a Blind Architect Reframes Design Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-08-08T14:11:00-04:00 >2014-08-12T22:34:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c3/c322ea8f17f3d2bbd91f5af047842c8e.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Downey needed something tactile to work with, and he found it in a kids' toy. Spread out before him on the table are stacks of embossed plans ... marked up with brightly colored wax sticks. [...] The sticks warm to the touch and bend easily; they can make precise angles, and&mdash;crucially for Downey&mdash;their tackiness makes them stick to paper. "Once I realized that, I thought, 'Oh, I could use that to draw on top of an embossed drawing.'" Suddenly, he had a way not just to read, but to make.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously, the <em>LA Times</em>&nbsp;profiled Downey and his firm:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/98959072/blind-architect-sports-an-upbeat-vision" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Blind architect sports an upbeat vision</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/105938143/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-33 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #33 Justine Testado 2014-08-06T13:50:00-04:00 >2014-08-06T13:53:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ca/ca7igdl4kr1wk5vn.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/t38studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>T38 Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152579975487247.1073742825.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105786207/intern-architect-fall-14" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intern Architect, Fall '14</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hb/hbp5ibyq6vo5ugyc.jpg"></p><p>2.<strong> <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/105244948/e-l-studio-pllc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">E/L Studio PLLC</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152577874307247.1073742822.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105244949/associate-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Associate Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5g/5ggv6dlgu9fmejrt.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/68312790/fowlkes-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Fowlkes Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152575948637247.1073742820.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105353437/designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2a/2a4clxspk84gg1c3.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/McKeanArchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>McKean Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152569410472247.1073742817.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105473983/junior-intermediate-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior/Intermediate Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y9/y94srg9ylzd6p8ht.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/unspace" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>UnSPACE</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152566965467247.1073742814.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105309197/junior-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ra/raknfmv2bjyeggg8.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/105884329/editor-s-picks-379 Editor's Picks #379 Nam Henderson 2014-08-06T11:44:00-04:00 >2014-08-16T08:52:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0b/0bm0q30yvpu1ld33.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/oy/oyfauutobve3u9xj.jpg"></p><p>The latest<strong> Show Case:</strong> featured <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/105482832/show-case-schapenboeten-holiday-home-by-benthem-crouwel-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a holiday home modeled after the Dutch vernacular &lsquo;schapenboeten&rsquo;</a>, designed by Benthem Crouwel Architects.</p><p>&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/1906872/donna-sink" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Donna Sink</a> wondered "<em>what makes fishing nets a good cladding material? Isn't the purpose of a net pretty much exactly the opposite of the purpose of a cladding? I want insane rationalism</em>".&nbsp;<strong>Non Sequitur</strong> added "<em>The colour coding is nice but I was really hoping to see fishing nets used as interior walls</em>".</p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/105242532/george-lucas-announces-mad-and-studio-gang-as-architects-for-his-museum-of-narrative-art-in-chicago" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">George Lucas announced</a>, an architectural team for his planned museum on Chicago's lakefront.&nbsp;<strong>davvid</strong> was impressed "<em>Chicago has really made a commitment to creating great new buildings. I recently visited the WNS Boathouse and Nature Boardwalk structure in the Zoo, both by Studio Gang. Its very exciting and I hope it spreads to cities across the US</em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ru/ruojc2dkz6retvp6.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4u/4ut7o01grg8t5n7d.jpg"></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/105554301/shigeru-ban-designed-aspen-art-museum-ready-for-grand-opening-next-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NYT&rsquo;s Roberta Smith reminded readers</a>, of the upcoming opening for Aspen Art Museum&rsquo;s new Shigeru Ban&rsquo;s-designed building.&nbsp;<strong>boy in a well</strong> was excited by the "<em>wood!</em>" and believed that a few winters in Col...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/105350225/editor-s-picks-378 Editor's Picks #378 Nam Henderson 2014-07-30T15:14:00-04:00 >2014-07-30T17:40:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ke/kerbjdzs7y6mb4jn.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/AmeliaTH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</a>&nbsp;Editorial Manager for Archinect, penned another essay in the "<em>non-conclusive series</em>"&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/330501/aftershock" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AfterShock</a></strong>.&nbsp;Titled <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/104803779/aftershock-3-brains-and-the-city" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brains and the City</a>,&nbsp;in it she explores a new world of EEG urbanism, GSAPP&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.thecloudlab.org/index.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cloud Lab</a>, brain computer interfaces and human architect-slash-neuroscientist designer(s).&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/5808858/chris-teeter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chris Teeter</a>&nbsp;is very interested in this line of research. He believes, "<em>I think as a good option for finding a 'legitimacy' to the art and science of architecture, neuroscience, and more specifically phenomenology-neuroscience-architecture is a very exciting path what tons of potential.</em>"&nbsp;<strong>Thayer-D</strong>&nbsp;is "<em>Looking forward to the next installment, conclusive or not</em>".</p><p>Plus, <strong>#21&nbsp;</strong>of <strong>Screen/Print</strong>: featured <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/104868902/screen-print-21-log-31-new-ancients" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Log 31,&nbsp;"<em>New Ancients</em>"</a></p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br>As an offshoot of the <a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/378110/deans-list" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Deans List</a> editorial series, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/104719391/fresh-deans-picking-the-brains-of-a-few-newly-appointed-leaders-in-architecture-education" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect interviewed a few of the newly appointed leaders in architecture education</a>, to survey their plans for the position at the very beginning of their tenure.&nbsp;<strong>anonitect</strong> defended Donna Sink's earlier comments which "<em>are tot...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/105402435/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-32 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #32 Justine Testado 2014-07-30T14:34:00-04:00 >2014-07-30T14:34:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ps/pszk10ffzt84jfof.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/hernandezeli" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Hernandez-Eli</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152564542257247.1073742813.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104939601/research-intern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Research Intern</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vq/vqm77s6cvdq5ynk9.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/5707/nonzero-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>nonzero \ architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152562504127247.1073742809.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/5707/nonzero-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t7/t7u3srgycz5v7zl3.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/8306331/fr-ee-fernando-romero-enterprise" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>FR-EE / Fernando Romero Enterprise</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152560365217247.1073742806.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104790904/junior-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y7/y7xrcrxtelgxvtym.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/wdp-pdx" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Weedman Design Partners</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152554458262247.1073742805.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104487483/interior-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Interior Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wk/wk5eqkazj9v60fl1.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/49568164/the-american-institute-of-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The American Institute of Architects</strong></a><br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/49568164/the-american-institute-of-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/27/27kg648afo1s1uso.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/104866477/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-31 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #31 Justine Testado 2014-07-23T15:31:00-04:00 >2014-07-23T15:32:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0w/0w751mc89q0jyo48.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/formationassociation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Formation Association</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152550744472247.1073742800.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100792645/jr-intermediate-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jr.-Intermediate Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lx/lxm42q74vttch9h6.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/24173/electroland" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Electroland</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152548766277247.1073742798.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/103865537/design-interns-for-experimental-artwork" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Design Interns for experimental artwork</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/44/44xlnyt89g1fqp9a.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/formations-studio.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Formations Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152546641907247.1073742796.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104396587/intern-designer-modeler-maker" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intern Designer/Modeler/Maker</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/us/us08w51uvcfqxwnj.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/fougeron" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Fougeron Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152540971012247.1073742792.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/94589592/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect </a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z5/z5ujpu5dexctpd29.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/7003948/garrett-singer-architecture-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Garrett Singer Architecture &amp; Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152539063727247.1073742789.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/7003948/garrett-singer-architecture-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ji/ji06ukbymwn1mgsw.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/104808602/editor-s-picks-377 Editor's Picks #377 Nam Henderson 2014-07-22T20:36:00-04:00 >2014-07-29T14:30:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bb/bb3v8f22tbh0xxpi.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>New to Archinect, <a href="http://archinect.com/Julia_Ingalls" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julia Ingalls</a>&nbsp;penned an essay, titled <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/103867146/material-witness-insanity-in-the-walls-of-true-detective-and-twin-peaks" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Material Witness: Insanity in the walls of '"True Detective" and "Twin Peaks"</a>.</p><p><strong>&nbsp;Olaf Design Ninja_ </strong>&nbsp;offered a complement "<em>A good visceral read like a true detective watch...This would almost suggest the inert quality of this line between sanity and insanity material be abandonment. Been working on a large abandoned hospital to rental project for a few years now and&hellip;</em>"</p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;snagged an <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/103938664/art-architecture-an-interview-with-lagos-documentary-filmmaker-bregtje-van-der-haak" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">interview with Lagos documentary filmmaker Bregtje van der Haak</a>.<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wz/wz48ducf7sauw63k.jpg"></p><p>R.I.P. <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/104327447/randall-stout-architect-of-innovative-environmental-designs-dies-at-56" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Randall Stout</a>, who has died at 56</p><p>Tim Fernholz looked at how retail/consumer giants,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/104326642/wait-you-can-trademark-the-layout-of-a-store" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">trademark their retail layouts</a>.&nbsp;<strong>raj</strong> wanted some clarification "<em>This is just a crazy thing....Who owns the copyright? AIA docs says the Architect. Did they sell that?</em>"</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/alex" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alexander Walter</a>&nbsp;noted Martino Stierli has been <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/104243719/martino-stierli-named-new-moma-architecture-and-design-curator" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">named the new chief curator of MoMA Architecture and Design</a>.&nbsp;<strong>darkman</strong> was disappointed "<em>Another European academic. Shocking choice, Lowry</em>".&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/blog/real-estate/2014/07/architecture-review-abominable-7-eleven-disfigures.html?page=all" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Baltimore Business Journal</a> ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/104715361/how-barcelona-and-philadelphia-are-turning-procurement-upside-down How Barcelona and Philadelphia Are Turning Procurement Upside Down Archinect 2014-07-21T15:38:00-04:00 >2014-07-21T15:38:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6d/6d9a647f65639933d9cea870a754ab49.jpg" width="514" height="299" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Rather than laying out exactly what it wants to buy (say, bike lockers), Barcelona is laying out six problems it wants to fix (such as reducing bike theft). Responses could involve buying things, but they might also suggest new services, regulatory changes or any other means of accomplishing the goal. Anyone around the world with a creative idea, including startup companies or even individuals, has a shot at a contract and all the market legitimacy that comes with that.</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/104482643/do-your-homework-the-most-required-skills-to-work-at-the-top-50-architecture-firms Do your homework: The most required skills to work at the top 50 architecture firms Archinect 2014-07-18T17:58:00-04:00 >2014-08-13T22:16:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7e/7e5cisqry801goxi.jpg" width="514" height="573" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The folks at <a href="http://blackspectacles.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Black Spectacles</a> have shared with us some pretty insightful intelligence about what software skills and licensure/accreditation are most required to land you a job at the world's Top 50 architecture firms.</p><p>Compare below if you've got what it takes, and then head over to the <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect Job Board</a> to land your next big gig. Many of the listed Top 50 firms are <a href="http://archinect.com/employers" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">currently hiring</a>!</p><p>"We surveyed 928 job postings at the top 50 architecture firms, based on <a href="http://archrecord.construction.com/practice/top250/2013/top300-architecture-firms-1.asp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Architectural Record</em>'s July 2013 Top 300 Architecture Firms study</a>, and compiled the software requirements and the licensure/accreditation requirements listed for each job. We then sorted them by average, and then by the experience level required, from 0-3, 4-10 and 11-20+.</p><p>The results are in the infographic below."</p><p><a href="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/ad/ad7vvpw38fpfeb6i.jpg" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ad/ad7vvpw38fpfeb6i.jpg"></a></p><p><em>(Click on the graphic to get a more detailed view)</em></p><p>"In summary, for software skills, over 70% of architecture jobs require Revit skills, and over 50%<em> still </em>require AutoCAD skills. &nbsp;The #3 software skill required is Sketchup...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/104480216/how-much-are-curators-really-paid How much are curators really paid? Alexander Walter 2014-07-18T14:30:00-04:00 >2014-07-22T18:03:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c4/c44e32df778961ca671cd9c910619b9d.jpg" width="514" height="347" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Many in the art world were staggered by recent reports that the Italian curator Germano Celant is being paid &euro;750,000 to organise a pavilion for the Milan Expo 2015. Celant&rsquo;s fee, and the incredulity it provoked, raises questions about how much curators are typically paid for organising biennials and large-scale international exhibitions. The Art Newspaper surveyed around 40 international curators and biennial organisers [...].</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/104346816/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-30 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #30 Justine Testado 2014-07-16T21:14:00-04:00 >2014-07-17T21:15:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f2/f26mhcssq45rjd66.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/4715/leeser-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>LEESER Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152523774607247.1073742774.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100718784/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/di/difcfjhe5wc4t4em.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1636/santiago-calatrava" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Santiago Calatrava</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152525682857247.1073742778.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/103863116/high-end-project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">High-End Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/in/in8drlnmc3bv9si6.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/91199/welcomeprojects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>WELCOMEPROJECTS</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152532404472247.1073742782.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/103189438/interdisciplinary-design-studio-seeks-assistant" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Assistant</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tc/tce5l8txp9e98kjj.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/23623240/allen-saunders-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Allen Saunders, Inc.</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152534714512247.1073742784.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/103884027/project-manager-interior-architectural-sr-project-designer-high-end-modern-residential-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Manager / Senior-level Interior Architectural Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jw/jwkkvt9xn3gfb74h.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/41881878/sony-pictures-entertainment" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Sony Pictures Entertainment</strong></a><br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/102783826/manager-cad-revit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CAD/Revit Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bx/bxi2y7zgkefek88q.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/104243715/autistic-teens-use-architecture-software-to-build-job-skills Autistic teens use architecture software to build job skills Archinect 2014-07-15T12:51:00-04:00 >2014-07-15T19:45:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ae/ae5a66f7c3d3b8f1687154acf548989d.jpg" width="514" height="314" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Sixteen-year-old Mason Dimock can focus intently on one subject, thinks visually and spatially, and is interested in technology &mdash; skills that have helped him land a summer job designing for a construction company. He and nine other Salt Lake City teens were selected for a pilot project by NeuroVersity, a company that aims to give students with autism or similar disorders the training they&rsquo;ll need for careers. The students work with 3-D imaging software called SketchUp Make, developed by Google.</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/103802825/america-s-leading-design-cities America's Leading Design Cities Archinect 2014-07-09T19:35:00-04:00 >2014-07-11T17:21:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/41/417688ed7081e2226dc6d3a046838bbe.jpg" width="514" height="397" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Architects are the highest paid group of designers, and they are also generally&nbsp;the most highly educated. Architects employed in firms earned median hourly wages of $35.30, while their self-employed counterparts earned $22.90. But, when looking in terms of concentration, the nation&rsquo;s leading clusters for architects may not be what you think.</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/103801215/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-29 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #29 Justine Testado 2014-07-09T19:20:00-04:00 >2014-07-09T19:20:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5m/5mo9s8qeamvfz3vp.jpg" width="514" height="305" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/16217730/wolcott-architecture-interiors" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Wolcott Architecture | Interiors</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152521450507247.1073742773.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/16217730/wolcott-architecture-interiors" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/87/87oxhioylwuee7my.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/amphibianArc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>amphibianArc</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152519352672247.1073742770.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/amphibianArc/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z6/z6lbpsv2rt1ebrtt.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/garrisonarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Garrison Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152517014872247.1073742767.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/98546893/marketing-coordinator" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marketing Coordinator</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7s/7sfa3j4dviqv456n.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/39115/fabrica-718" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Fabrica 718</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152508459837247.1073742764.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/102958133/project-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/su/su3z1ovrp00tdh7h.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103264159/editor-s-picks-374 Editor's Picks #374 Nam Henderson 2014-07-02T19:47:00-04:00 >2014-07-07T17:05:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z5/z51wh4g9c8r9dydi.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;penned a review - <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/102872267/the-trouble-with-a-bird-s-eye-view-la-forum-s-exhibition-looks-at-los-angeles-from-afar" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Trouble with a Bird&rsquo;s Eye View</a>.&nbsp;The piece dissects a summer exhibition of the <a href="http://laforum.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Los Angeles Forum for Architecture and Design</a>. He concludes the pairing of aerial photographs by Los Angeles-based <a href="http://www.lanebarden.com/en/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lane Barden</a> with a geo-mapping project by the German-American duo <a href="http://benedikt-gross.de/log/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Benedikt Gro&szlig;</a> and <a href="http://jk-lee.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Joseph K. Lee</a>, is proof that &nbsp;"<em>For Barden, Gro&szlig; and Lee, the position and involvement of humans in a greater ecology is only clear from high above</em>".</p><p><strong>citizen</strong> shared <em>"This reminds me of that story of the 1933 CIAM meeting. &nbsp;Participants compared scale plan/maps of major cities around the world. &nbsp;Neutra's graphic of LA covered a wall and then some</em>".</p><p>Plus, for the fifth edition of <strong>Cutting Room</strong>,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/AmeliaTH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amelia</a> interviewed <a href="http://www.mehruss.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mehruss Jon Ahi</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/102327403/cutting-room-interiors-takes-classic-films-back-to-the-drawing-board#" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> and </a><a href="http://www.armenkaraoghlanian.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Armen Karaoghlanian</a>,<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/102327403/cutting-room-interiors-takes-classic-films-back-to-the-drawing-board#" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> the architect and filmmaker behind </a><a href="http://intjournal.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Interiors</a>.&nbsp;The project is a journal in which the authors reconstruct sections taken from famous scenes in classic films.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/22610164/eric-chavkin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eric Chavkin</a>&nbsp;suggested "<em>The interest for me is not the reproduction of arch...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103260948/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-28 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #28 Justine Testado 2014-07-02T18:41:00-04:00 >2014-07-02T18:41:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f6/f6ww3hpi5sra3642.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/16986370/brandon-architects-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Brandon Architects, Inc.</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152506446752247.1073742762.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/16986370/brandon-architects-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/57/57mtpys03bc5hisx.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/17447389/stephen-b-jacobs-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Stephen B. Jacobs Group</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152504325127247.1073742759.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/17447389/stephen-b-jacobs-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ew/ewecgwexrg84zx1b.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/wdarch" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>William Duff Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152501976712247.1073742756.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/wdarch/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o7/o72338i50r26ojfg.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/48666197/bevan-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Bevan &amp; Associates</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152495669712247.1073742753.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/48666197/bevan-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f6/f6ww3hpi5sra3642.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/gelfandpartners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Gelfand Partners Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152493725052247.1073742751.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/101789024/project-architect-job-captain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect/Job Captain</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h2/h2tifoj63n2ct3kx.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/102721164/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-27 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #27 Justine Testado 2014-06-25T18:31:00-04:00 >2014-06-25T18:32:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vv/vvkvmomqa21dikql.jpg" width="514" height="322" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers! We've got our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1276712/mad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MAD</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152489649262247.1073742747.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)</p><p>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/514x/r2/r2jj5ozgytvst9oy.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/60732940/gould-evans-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Gould Evans Associates</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152487235122247.1073742745.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/60732940/gould-evans-associates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i5/i55jxy6tr2caopyh.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/101567224/tim-cuppett-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Tim Cuppett Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152480940642247.1073742743.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vv/vvkvmomqa21dikql.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/12251/holzman-moss-bottino-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Holzman Boss Motino Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152478791512247.1073742741.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/12251/holzman-moss-bottino-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ns/ns530mx4adsc0rvy.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/6776862/watg" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>WATG</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152491741552247.1073742750.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/6776862/watg" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t8/t8s55u5f981jn9va.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/102648775/editor-s-picks-373 Editor's Picks #373 Nam Henderson 2014-06-25T13:46:00-04:00 >2014-06-30T11:34:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7k/7ksd4up6agd1egs4.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>For the nineteenth edition of Screen/Print, Archinect excerpted from a new collection of essays titled Chicagoisms. - vado retro had a complaint "ragged right is, well, raggedy. widows and orphans galore. who did this page layout? it is not good"...</p></em><br /><br /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/2235825/terri-peters" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Terri Peters</a>&nbsp;penned a review&nbsp;of <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/101728824/rem-s-venice-biennale-is-like-being-immersed-in-a-stormy-s-m-l-xl-with-a-glass-of-wine-and-hundreds-of-other-people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rem's Venice Biennale</a>.&nbsp;Therein, she wrote "<em>The exhibition encourages dialogue, and feels like an exhibition of architectural research, not a survey of new trends in architecture</em>".</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sk/skqj35lt3dexhdgs.jpg"></p><p>For the nineteenth edition of <strong>Screen/Print</strong>, Archinect excerpted from a new collection of essays titled <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/101798672/screen-print-19-chicagoisms-honors-the-windy-city-s-architectural-clout" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chicagoisms</a>.&nbsp;A slightly condensed version of the introduction explains "<em>the title of this volume, refers precisely to those moments of productive interaction and wild provocation, of radical speculation and fruitful exchange, that Chicago is uniquely capable of inspiring, fostering, and implementing</em>"</p><p><strong>vado retro</strong> had a complaint "<em>ragged right is, well, raggedy. widows and orphans galore. &nbsp;who did this page layout? it is not good</em>"...</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7o/7o87bsqy1s1jmkbq.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br>In a video shot at his "<a href="http://daniel-libeskind.com/events/daniel-libeskinds-sonnets-babylon-2014-venice-biennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sonnets of Babylon</a>" pavilion for the 2014 Venice Biennale, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/102097368/daniel-libeskind-on-drawing-the-forgotten-fundamental-in-rem-s-biennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Daniel Libeskind preaches the importance of drawings for creating architecture</a>.&nbsp;He claims drawing(s) is "<em>not a completely secular task...they have their own dest...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/102193096/nicholas-grimshaw-to-offer-mentorships-to-emerging-architects-in-manchester-s-noise-festival-2014 Nicholas Grimshaw to offer mentorships to emerging architects in Manchester’s NOISE Festival 2014 Justine Testado 2014-06-18T21:02:00-04:00 >2014-06-23T22:06:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/aa/aatxwnxqp3x73abi.jpg" width="514" height="727" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Every year since 2005, the Manchester-based NOISE Festival gives thousands of aspiring architects the opportunity to get their portfolios recognized by some of the design industry's most well-known names. The nationwide Festival, which takes places online and through exclusive events, showcases undiscovered talent in over 14 categories including Architecture, Design, Illustration, Games, Fashion, Music, Fine Art, and Film.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Among the panel of noteworthy Curators who will judge the submissions, British architect Nicholas Grimshaw of <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/22827902/grimshaw-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Grimshaw Architects</a> is this year's Architecture Curator. He'll be offering a one-on-one mentorship to five entrants whose submissions he rates the highest.</p><p>If you're eager to join,<strong> <a href="http://www.noisefestival.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">do it now</a> </strong>-- it's free and open to all ages! The deadline has been extended to <strong>July 6, 2014</strong>.</p><p>Head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/nicholas_grimshaw_to_offer_mentorships_to_young_architects_in_mancheste/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> to find out more.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/102174602/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-26 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #26 Justine Testado 2014-06-18T15:18:00-04:00 >2014-06-21T05:19:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6w/6wthwgwx7njudugu.jpg" width="514" height="322" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers! Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/8521358/edelman-sultan-knox-wood-architects-llp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Edelman Sultan Knox Wood/Architects </strong></a>(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152476490477247.1073742740.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/8521358/edelman-sultan-knox-wood-architects-llp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zy/zycbzvychm66wpm1.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/2768532/elemental-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Elemental Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152474254492247.1073742737.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100514603/junior-tech-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Tech Architect</a></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100514603/junior-tech-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6d/6df70dqea6b0n2g7.jpg"></a></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/70766517/aux-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>AUX Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152472022167247.1073742736.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/70766517/aux-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sy/sygq7zvv6yh4bnjt.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/link-arc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Studio Link-Arc</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152464907352247.1073742733.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/link-arc/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/65/65agjp9isgjrzx5a.jpg"></p><p>5. <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/media/set/?set=a.10152462776272247.1073742730.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100643991/intermediate-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lh/lhk8mwojlwv5ja7b.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/101635620/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-25 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #25 Justine Testado 2014-06-11T18:08:00-04:00 >2014-06-11T18:09:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fr/frw9irua66s3xg2q.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers! Here's our weekly batch of employers for Archinect's <em>Employer of the Day</em>. If you've been following the daily feature on Archinect's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>, <em>Employer of the Day</em> is where we highlight active employers and showcase a gallery of their work.</p><p>In case you missed them, check out the latest <em>EOTD</em> features.</p><p>1. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/22737730/cooper-joseph-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cooper Joseph Studio</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152460899257247.1073742729.159112812246&amp;type=1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/22737730/cooper-joseph-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2p/2plzzlidwcnvugk7.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/77146116/buro-koray-duman-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Buro Koray Duman Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152458674377247.1073742727.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/77146116/buro-koray-duman-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hn/hnijplythui6lxkg.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/flad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Flad Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152456683902247.1073742726.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/flad/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c9/c9tm29hf3gn20qyo.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106435/woods-bagot" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Woods Bagot</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152450470637247.1073742725.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/106435/woods-bagot" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ki/kirv0feyaa8i32sg.jpg"></p><p>5. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/19021100/bcworkshop" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">bcWORKSHOP</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152448557072247.1073742721.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/96130828/assistant-director" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Assistant Director</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lu/luxq016ove7rbxc1.jpg"></p><p>To follow <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/369546/employer-of-the-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Employer of the Day</em></a>, like Archinect's <a href="http://facebook.com/Archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook page</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/101581747/editor-s-picks-371 Editor's Picks #371 Nam Henderson 2014-06-11T13:32:00-04:00 >2014-06-30T11:38:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/aq/aqfc6jkymsrd6r2x.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/AmeliaTH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amelia</a> released audio from an interview with architect, preservationist and filmmaker Malachi Connolly, director of "<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/101037765/while-buildings-rot-film-preserves-architecture-s-memory-cutting-room-s-interview-with-malachi-connolly-director-of-built-on-narrow-land-documentary" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Built on Narrow Land</a>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xc/xch1cs97hs4kixh0.jpg"></p><p><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a> takes a weekend drive through a vacant Vernon, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/101106918/vernon-ca-known-for-meatpacking-corruption-and-tapat-o-featured-in-la-forum-s-submission-to-the-international-architecture-biennale-rotterdam" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">in a short film for the </a><a href="http://iabr.nl/en" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam</a>.&nbsp;<strong>citizen</strong> commented "<em>Vernon is such an atypical case politically, economically, and in terms of governance, as well as architecture, urbanism and environment</em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fn/fnx1f9yykvk4yjt7.jpg"></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/101168218/rem-koolhaas-blows-the-ceiling-off-the-venice-architecture-biennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Oliver Wainwright, reviewed the Venice Architecture Biennale</a>&nbsp;directed by Rem Koolhaas, for the Guardian. Reacting to <strong>Quondam</strong>&rsquo;s excessive self-referentialism, <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/2752895/fred-scharmen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fred Scharmen</a>&nbsp;quipped "<em>It's Rita Novel's world, we just post in it</em>".</p><p><a href="http://Design%20http://archinect.com/news/article/101030520/a-closer-look-into-the-big-u-big-s-winning-proposal-for-rebuild-by-design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Buster.net provided A closer look into The BIG U</a>, BIG&rsquo;s winning proposal for Rebuild By Design.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gx/gxbx9yi8jg02drla.jpg"></p><p><strong>Firms/Blogs/Work Updates</strong><br>Over at the ACSA (Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture) blog, &nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/49082203/michael-monti" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michael Monti</a>&nbsp;responded with "<em>cautious optimism</em>", <a href="http://archinect.com/ACSA/your-jurisdiction-and-you" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">to the news&nbsp;that NCARB is hoping to develop a new path for architecture students to be licensed...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/101574497/employers-should-pay-their-interns-here-s-why Employers Should Pay Their Interns. Here's Why Archinect 2014-06-10T20:24:00-04:00 >2014-06-16T10:51:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ne/ne0zt5ukj8m1uqed.jpg" width="346" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Proponents of unpaid internships say the jobs help aspiring professionals get on-site experience and r&eacute;sum&eacute; entries that can spur their careers. Detractors insist that unpaid positions exploit workers, take jobs from would be entry-level employees, favor the privileged who can afford to make no money, and perhaps most importantly, break longstanding labor laws... employment defense lawyers are increasingly advising clients to start paying interns at least the minimum wage...</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>