Archinect - News 2016-06-28T14:43:35-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149953807/riba-release-a-statement-following-eu-referendum-result RIBA release a statement following EU referendum result Ellen Hancock 2016-06-24T12:38:00-04:00 >2016-06-24T15:35:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c5/c5ovlsly4ml7k6ng.jpg" width="514" height="194" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>RIBA President Jane Duncan said:</strong></p><p><em>&ldquo;The RIBA is a global organisation that supports its members, validates schools of architecture and champions the importance of a quality built environment around the world. UK architecture talent is incredibly resilient and we will continue to ensure that our profession has a bright future, whatever the operating environment.</em></p><p><em>&ldquo;Clearly there is uncertainty about the timescales and impact on a range of issues important to our industry including free movement in the EU for architects as well as students, trading and material sourcing, inward investment relationships, EU procurement rules and the effect on the construction sector if restrictions are placed on EU migration.</em></p><p><em>&ldquo;In common with other UK businesses and organisations, the RIBA is assessing the short and longer term effect of the withdrawal on our members and the Institute and we will provide further guidance in due course.</em></p><p><em>&ldquo;Most importantly, we will work with colleagues in industry and government t...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149953793/architects-react-to-shocking-eu-referendum-result Architects react to shocking EU referendum result Ellen Hancock 2016-06-24T11:02:00-04:00 >2016-06-27T06:56:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/og/ogtzjyn0r9soc39l.jpg" width="514" height="308" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>All the progress we have made will now be put on hold and the government&rsquo;s attention will be diverted while we try and work out how to deal with Brexit. - Rob Naybour, Weston Williamson + Partners</p></em><br /><br /><p>Today marks a historic turning point for the UK and European Union - the UK has voted to quit the EU. What lays ahead no one is really sure; Cameron has already resigned this morning and discussions for a second Scottish referendum have begun.&nbsp;</p><p>The majority within the architecture industry have strongly and vocally supported the Remain campaign celebrating the integral role the EU has played in inspiring and funding creative projects, free movement and the benefits of an internal single market. Most importantly community; a community based on respect and support that derived from the desolate situation after World War Two that at its core believed in humanity.</p><p>The referendum has revealed some alarming results about the state of the UK, a very clearly divided country. However the decision has been made and we must now face up to these consequences, we must now address what kind of a nation we want to be.</p><p>We asked top architects for their reactions to the result and how they think it wil...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149953299/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-97 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #97 Justine Testado 2016-06-22T17:27:00-04:00 >2016-06-22T18:11:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2i/2ii1cqru6xa0ak8g.jpg" width="514" height="342" 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>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/firms/cover/8389/henning-larsen-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Henning Larsen Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154069180387247.1073743371.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149950482/senior-project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Senior Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bt/btlp1kazsx038ys4.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/38008/burohappold" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>BuroHappold</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154084308372247.1073743374.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149953194/bim-technician" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BIM Technician</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/35/35uoa4whaay2zo1p.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/castrucciarchitect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Paul Castrucci Architect</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154079513972247.1073743372.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149950858/job-captain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Job Captain</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fd/fdnfr4oxzyv1rlh6.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/149941643/cal-quake-construction-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>CAL-QUAKE Construction</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/photos/a.208542262246.172486.159112812246/10154071648937247/?type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/149941643/cal-quake-construction-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/dp/dpzlnx3edw9n490u.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/hmhai" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>HMH Architecture &amp; Interiors</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154081959327247.1073743373.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/hmhai/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/cx/cxjxi9z06g4c5x0a.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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 write a gre...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149952596/editor-s-picks-448 Editor's Picks #448 Nam Henderson 2016-06-20T09:50:00-04:00 >2016-06-21T16:31:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xd/xd3fp9svy77s7qtr.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/roberturquhart" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Robert Urquhart</a>&nbsp;visited&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149950034/touring-big-s-2016-serpentine-pavilion-and-the-new-summer-houses" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BIG's 2016 Serpentine Pavilion and the new Summer Houses</a>.&nbsp;<strong>Olaf Design Ninja_</strong> approved "<em>Adeyemi's is very architectural and tectonic. still modern while taking on that neo classical stuff. and Leibingers is nice too....</em>"&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1d/1dglzwmscb5bs6f4.jpg"></p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a> published '<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149949024/one-student-s-solution-to-the-permanent-limbo-of-refugee-camps" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Permanent Temporality of Refugee Camps: The Syrian Chapter</a>' a Masters thesis project of Nikita Gyawali, a student at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/18812/arkitektskolen-aarhus-the-aarhus-school-of-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aarhus School of Architecture</a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/iy/iyozfbcyaqhp1br4.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a> recommended reading <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149951404/good-review-reporting-from-the-front-the-15th-venice-architecture-biennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nick Currie in Art-agenda</a>, in which the Scottish artist tears into the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale, "<em>vis a vis its older cousin, the art biennale.</em>"&nbsp;Currie also writes (about '<strong>Fundamentals</strong>', Rem Koolhaas&rsquo;s 2014 Biennale of Architecture) "<em>Depending on your perspective the results were either Brechtian or resembled a severe case of Asperger syndrome</em>"&nbsp;and makes reference to Max Weber&rsquo;s Verstehen.</p><p>Oliver Wainwright <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149950016/possibly-the-serpentine-s-most-impressive-pavilion-yet-olly-wainwright-on-big-s-serpentine-pavilion" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">reviews</a> the 2016 Serpentine Pavilion (and new &nbsp;Summer Houses) offering(s).&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/1970535/will-galloway" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Will Galloway</a> placed this year&rsquo;s ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149952258/with-eu-referendum-fast-approaching-rem-koolhaas-speaks-out-against-brexit With EU Referendum fast approaching, Rem Koolhaas speaks out against 'Brexit' Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-06-17T12:59:00-04:00 >2016-06-24T10:50:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yz/yzclakbddikyfgs8.jpg" width="514" height="381" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>world-renowned Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, who recently chaired a 12-hour debate on "what is Europe?", argues the EU has been a good thing for his country and for the UK, where he began his architecture studies in the 1960s. Sitting in his Rotterdam office, he told me the Brexit camp was full of people who "fundamentally want to change England back to the way it was before" and lamented the way, as he sees it, the EU has been used as a scapegoat.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Koolhaas joins many other architects, including David Chipperfield, Richard Rogers, David Adjaye and Thomas Heatherwick, who oppose Britain leaving the EU, and support a "no" vote come the 'Brexit' decision at the upcoming EU Referendum on June 23.</p><p>For more behind 'Brexit':</p><ul><li><a title="Watch live: Rem Koolhaas is moderating a 12-hour marathon of interviews on the future of Europe" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149948804/watch-live-rem-koolhaas-is-moderating-a-12-hour-marathon-of-interviews-on-the-future-of-europe" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Watch live: Rem Koolhaas is moderating a 12-hour marathon of interviews on the future of Europe</a></li><li><a title='Say no to a "Brexit," says David Chipperfield' href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149937278/say-no-to-a-brexit-says-david-chipperfield" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Say no to a "Brexit," says David Chipperfield</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149951802/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-96 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #96 Justine Testado 2016-06-15T13:36:00-04:00 >2016-06-18T22:39:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gj/gjvpgrqs1w1l4lob.jpg" width="514" height="343" 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>In case you missed them, here are some of the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1<strong>. <a href="http://archinect.com/ricelipka.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rice+Lipka</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154055179722247.1073743368.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/ricelipka.com/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/19/19vv6btnlcjyfc9d.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/CosciaMoosArchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Coscia Moos Architecture</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154062306352247.1073743369.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149945937/architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/q4/q4p0r8rc23hciphi.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/rosefellowship" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowships</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/posts/10154064771837247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/rosefellowship/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/sr/sr2i7jnson7j7mcb.jpg"></p><p>4. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/17469079/city-and-county-of-san-francisco" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">City and County of San Francisco</a> </strong>(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Archinect/posts/10154066979207247" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149945122/5293-planner-iv" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">5293 Planner IV</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3m/3mmeo0dzmydmg8wc.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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: <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></p>... http://archinect.com/news/article/149950574/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-95 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #95 Justine Testado 2016-06-09T17:55:00-04:00 >2016-06-09T19:51:25-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s3/s3q5tn1mdemdwcy4.jpg" width="514" height="357" 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>In case you missed them, here are some of the latest&nbsp;<em>EOTD-</em>featured firms:</p><p>1.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/85517000/formavision" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Formavision</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154039856332247.1073743364.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149947777/project-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/c5/c58g8ru1howiyqz6.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/gluckmantang" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Gluckman Tang</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154048212182247.1073743365.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149949085/marketing-assistant" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marketing Assistant</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/xc/xcdulmwlw9l4xjxm.jpg"></p><p>3.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/raadstudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>raad studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154053020817247.1073743367.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149950151/junior-or-intermediate-project-architect-interior-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior or Intermediate / Project Architect/Interior Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/n2/n2kwk2rhuwduojrn.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/BBRUSH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>BRUSH</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154050515037247.1073743366.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149949422/installation-intern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Installation Intern</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/s5/s50xoxuz7uw2pxwm.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149950494/collective-architecture-opening-new-edinburgh-office Collective Architecture opening new Edinburgh office Ellen Hancock 2016-06-09T07:55:00-04:00 >2016-06-16T00:17:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wz/wz3vihnf2j45ksim.jpg" width="514" height="347" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Collective Architecture is branching out east with the official opening of a new Edinburgh office, necessitated by a growing portfolio of work across the UK stretching from the east coast to the north of England and London. Director Jude Barber said &lsquo;We are delighted that Collective Architecture continues to evolve and grow with our new studio in Edinburgh.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><p>Archinect's correspondent Robert Urquhart met with Collective Architecture earlier this year in Glasgow. Uniquly run as an employee-owned trust which so far no one has ever left; the&nbsp;firm already has an impressive body of work and has now been selected as one of three architects for the City of Edinburgh Council Framework. Read Robert's full interview <a href="http://uk.archinect.com/features/article/149936854/glasgow-s-collective-architecture-finds-success-and-freedom-in-employee-ownership" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149950492/manchester-s-economic-boom-threatens-its-cultural-identity Manchester's economic boom threatens its cultural identity Ellen Hancock 2016-06-09T07:27:00-04:00 >2016-06-16T00:17:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t0/t0qgru627fczcu5p.jpg" width="514" height="308" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Last year, Greater Manchester&rsquo;s economy outgrew that of inner-city London. Further devolution of powers from Whitehall are about to be realised, and the campaign for the title of first elected mayor of Greater Manchester has picked up pace. However, Manchester is also about to contend with the capital in other ways. A major housing crisis lurks, and a growing deficit of office space needs to be dealt with. To make amends, Manchester&rsquo;s skyline is heading for dramatic change.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Read more article concerning the housing crisis spreading across UK cities:</p><ul><li><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/article/149947731/to-live-in-london-you-can-t-be-a-londoner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">To live in London you can't be a Londoner</a></li><li><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/article/149947505/london-fails-to-achieve-any-targets-for-affordable-housing" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London fails to achieve any targets for affordable housing</a></p></li><li><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/article/149945984/architects-design-the-house-of-tomorrow" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architects design &lsquo;the house of tomorrow&rsquo;</a></p></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149949449/editor-s-picks-447 Editor's Picks #447 Nam Henderson 2016-06-05T16:03:00-04:00 >2016-06-05T23:26:06-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lf/lf062tsdkfr91d48.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/Julia_Ingalls" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julia Ingalls</a> wrote about architectural solutions, four major U.S. cities have used, to address homelessness.&nbsp;<strong>no_form</strong>&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149944930/how-4-us-cities-are-applying-architectural-solutions-to-homelessness" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">quipped</a>&nbsp;"<em>Giving homeless people housing solves homelessness. Wow, fucking brilliant. Took long enough to recognize the obvious.</em>"&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0h/0hkv4pcsr0pn8rf4.jpg"></p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;previewed Anupama Kundoo's "<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149947194/previewing-the-2016-venice-biennale-anupama-kundoo-s-building-knowledge" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Building Knowledge</a>"&nbsp;and examined "<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149947453/examining-the-2016-venice-biennale-sarajevo-now" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sarajevo Now</a>" as part of Archinect&rsquo;s 2016 Venice Biennale coverage.</p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br>The Guardian provided <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149946793/first-look-inside-tate-modern-s-new-extension" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a First look</a>: inside the Switch House. The new "<em>arresting brick ziggurat</em>"&nbsp;for Tate Modern's.&nbsp;<strong>jla-x</strong>, commented "<em>Those stairs are beautiful.</em>"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0i/0ibj4f98b6zslp8v.jpg"></p><p>The <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149947167/david-chipperfield-selects-simon-kretz-as-his-2016-17-rolex-arts-prot-g" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">news</a> that Swiss architect Simon Kretz is the lucky prot&eacute;g&eacute; who will get to work with David Chipperfield in a year-long architecture mentorship (from the 2016-17 Rolex Arts Initiative), kickstarted a discussion about diversity, "<em>white male shit....</em>"&nbsp;and mentoring vs patronage. <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/118068376/marc-miller" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marc Miller</a>&nbsp;paused to put things in perspective, via an amazing podcast with<a href="http://the-archipelago.net/2016/05/26/mabel-o-wilson-design-racism-2-can-the-masters-tools-dismantle-the-masters-house/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Mabel Wilson</a> from Columbia. "<em>The were some crazy points brought up, like the...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149948815/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-94 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #94 Justine Testado 2016-06-02T13:41:00-04:00 >2016-06-04T20:35:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2f/2feftqsn1sb6niof.jpg" width="514" height="646" 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>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/stockwool" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Stockwool</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154035180362247.1073743362.159112812246&amp;type=3&amp;uploaded=6" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149944642/archicad-architect-part-two-architectural-assistant" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ArchiCAD Architect / Part Two Architectural Assistant</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2f/2feftqsn1sb6niof.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/synthesisdna" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Synthesis Design + Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154037515272247.1073743363.159112812246&amp;type=3&amp;uploaded=5" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/synthesisdna/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/gp/gptu46z8hqdg66z5.jpg"></p><p>3.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/ZNcArchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Zellner Naecker Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154024505317247.1073743360.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/148980776/zellner-naecker-architects-summer-internship-2016" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Summer Internship 2016</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fe/fe7rmakk6ujcozyd.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/RobertHideyArchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Robert Hidey Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154033699207247.1073743361.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/RobertHideyArchitects/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1y/1y9czvlss9rr70ln.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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.</p>... http://archinect.com/news/article/149947448/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-93 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #93 Justine Testado 2016-05-25T14:05:00-04:00 >2016-05-25T14:17:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8w/8w335e0p40224243.jpg" width="514" height="342" 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>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/perkinswill" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Perkins+Will</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154020549377247.1073743359.159112812246&amp;type=3&amp;uploaded=7" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/perkinswill/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Healthcare Project Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/v8/v8wbcypmrljcta2g.jpg"></p><p>2.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jpda" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Jordan Parnass Digital Architecture</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154018543362247.1073743358.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149934191/intermediate-architect-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Architect / Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fd/fdotzzij4klixghw.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/auxoffice" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>AUX Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154009754112247.1073743357.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149941809/project-captain-junior-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Captain/Junior Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/h5/h5j62iu7k7xzbjp5.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/32670775/architerra-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Architerra</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154007504247247.1073743355.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149944516/experienced-green-architect-revit-required" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Experienced Green Architect&mdash;Revit Required</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1q/1q6ngyqggkhgzfoi.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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.</p>... http://archinect.com/news/article/149947413/it-s-now-more-common-for-young-adults-in-the-us-to-live-with-their-parents-than-in-any-other-scenario It's now more common for young adults in the US to live with their parents than in any other scenario Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-05-25T13:00:00-04:00 >2016-05-26T11:29:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vg/vg3gpif0xmzg24ym.jpg" width="514" height="354" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In that age group, 32.1 percent of people [ages 18-34] live in their parents' house, while 31.6 live with a spouse or partner in their own homes and 14 percent live alone, as single parents or in a home with roommates or renters. The rest live with another family member, a nonfamily member or in group-living situations such as a college dorm or prison. [...] the rise in the number of young adults living at home started before the economic crash &mdash; and so did the possible contributing factors.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The analysis, done by the Pew Research Center, also makes clear that this isn't the all-time high for young adults living at home &ndash; that topped out in 1940, at 35%. Still, at that time, it was more common for young adults to have shacked up with a spouse or partner.</p><p>Pew is also careful to couch the analysis in the context of other demographic developments, such as the rise of male unemployment and the fact that young adults working today make "less than they would have in their parents' day". And interestingly, as women made more, the rate of women living at home increased as well.</p><p>More on shifting residential demographics:</p><ul><li><a title="WeWork + Airbnb = PodShare? New live-work space emerges in Los Angeles" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149937012/wework-airbnb-podshare-new-live-work-space-emerges-in-los-angeles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WeWork + Airbnb = PodShare? New live-work space emerges in Los Angeles</a></li><li><a title="Ten Top Images on Archinect's &quot;Living Spaces&quot; Pinterest Board" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149047393/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-living-spaces-pinterest-board" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Living Spaces" Pinterest Board</a></li><li><a title="More details emerge about WeWork's residential endeavor WeLive" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/135806594/more-details-emerge-about-wework-s-residential-endeavor-welive" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">More details emerge about WeWork's residential endeavor WeLive</a></li><li><a title="The rise of communal living in New York" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/133408596/the-rise-of-communal-living-in-new-york" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The rise of communal living in New York</a></li><li><a title="Millennials, not forming enough households" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103274600/millennials-not-forming-enough-households" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Millennials, not forming enough households</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149947081/clerkenwell-design-week-2016-top-picks Clerkenwell Design Week 2016 - Top Picks Ellen Hancock 2016-05-24T10:43:00-04:00 >2016-05-31T00:30:38-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bq/bqpm3zqgph5phz0s.jpg" width="514" height="178" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It&rsquo;s that time of year when London's design district opens its doors to the public for Clerkenwell Design Week and shows the rest of London and the design industry what it has to offer. An impressive showcase of distinct and accomplished talent the three-day event spans; furniture and product design, interior design as well as architecture. This year&rsquo;s event includes over 120 spaces and directly engages 100 local businesses.</p><p>For its seventh year the team have employed the help of local architects OMMX to create a new masterplan that navigates visitors and links eight temporary exhibitions as well as commissioned installations.&nbsp;<br><br>With so much creativity on show we thought we would make a few suggestions.&nbsp;Here are Archinect's top recommendations:&nbsp;<br><br><strong>Open Showrooms - open throughout the festival</strong><br><br><a href="http://bustler.net/events/ongoing/7641/domus-open-showroom-clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Domus&nbsp;</strong></a><br>50 Great Sutton Street<br>EC1V 0DF</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nb/nbs75imjhk00s50o.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bustler.net/events/ongoing/7643/fr-vi-open-showroom-clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Fr&ouml;vi&nbsp;</strong></a><br>Broad Yard<br>Turnmill Street<br>EC1M 5RR</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5l/5l4b05i8woqzxlg6.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bustler.net/events/ongoing/7642/herman-miller-open-showroom-clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Herman Miller&nbsp;</strong></a><br>102-108 Clerkenwell Road<br>EC1M 5SA</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yp/ypdvyw7kk4zju5me.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bustler.net/events/ongoing/7639/knoll-showroom-opening-clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Knoll&nbsp;</strong></a><br>91 Goswell Road<br>EC1V 7EX</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ay/aya8wxxbandlj655.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bustler.net/events/ongoing/7640/morgan-open-showroom-clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Morgan&nbsp;</strong></a><br>1 Dallington Street<br>EC1V 0BH<br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ge/genrrz2i0djntauk.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Exhibitions...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149946727/editor-s-picks-446 Editor's Picks #446 Nam Henderson 2016-05-23T09:19:00-04:00 >2016-05-29T23:35:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2u/2uwj1i27bgdlzi2n.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/roberturquhart" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Robert Urquhart</a> spoke with curators <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149943348/previewing-the-2016-venice-biennale-the-british-pavilion-s-home-economics" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jack Self, Shumi Bose and Finn Williams, previewing their British Pavilion for the 2016 Venice Biennale</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>As they explained;&nbsp;</p><p>"<em>We&rsquo;re interested in the influence of bureaucratic apparatus like the Terms &amp; Conditions of Airbnb, the semantics of a mortgage, or the lifespan of product warranties, on the design of the home. But rather than seeing these as constraints, we want to show these as fields where architecture can expand its agency.</em>"</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149940804/sn-hetta-s-expanded-sfmoma-is-235-000-square-feet-of-egalitarianism" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Plus, </a><a href="http://archinect.com/Julia_Ingalls" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julia Ingalls</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149940804/sn-hetta-s-expanded-sfmoma-is-235-000-square-feet-of-egalitarianism" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> h</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149940804/sn-hetta-s-expanded-sfmoma-is-235-000-square-feet-of-egalitarianism" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ad a chance to visit</a>&nbsp;Sn&oslash;hetta's expanded SFMOMA.&nbsp;Her conclusion, that it "<em>elegantly achieves its stated goals of being accessible and welcoming to all, if not necessarily being a stunning piece of architecture in its own right.</em>"&nbsp;<strong>LiMX</strong> liked what he read "<em>Good review, not the boring contrarianism I've read elsewhere.</em>"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/be/beiqs9pervq5nf04.jpg"></p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br>In late April the Vanna Venturi House, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149944193/vanna-venturi-house-s-new-owner-plans-to-preserve-property" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">was sold after more than nine months on the open market</a>.&nbsp;In response <strong>quondam&hellip;</strong>, <a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a> and others, explored whether a building as "<em>volumi...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149946366/benoy-announced-in-heathrow-shortlist-for-terminal-of-the-future-expansion Benoy Announced in Heathrow Shortlist for Terminal of the Future Expansion Ellen Hancock 2016-05-20T11:37:00-04:00 >2016-05-21T01:11:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sb/sb2npqdf8x7ro3f0.jpg" width="514" height="248" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Benoy has been shortlisted along with three other British design firms including HOK, Grimshaw and Zaha Hadid to create a a new concept for the country's global gateway. &nbsp;The architects were asked by Heathrow to consider the purpose and potential of an airport with the resulting designs showcasing bold new strategies for a world class sustainable airport. The designs focus on innovative passenger experience and the integration of local communities.</p><p>Benoy Global Director Tom Cartledge commented on the appointment saying;<em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em>&ldquo;The Aviation sector is incredibly exciting at the moment as we are rapidly evolving our expectations&nbsp;and imaginations of what an Airport represents. We are extremely honoured to be included in the shortlist and our concept has reimagined Heathrow as a &lsquo;Destination&rsquo; in its own right, transforming the site to be at the forefront of the next generation of airports.&rdquo;</em></p><p>Take a look at Benoy's design concept below:<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mp/mprbf7owjkv5q5ii.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cx/cx0mzu4yvyu80604.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q2/q2viza40irti9qk1.jpg"></p><p>Find relating articles here:&nbsp;</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149945987/future-sustainable-skyscrapers-will-be-made-of-wood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Future sustainable skyscrapers wi...</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149946002/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-92 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #92 Justine Testado 2016-05-18T13:36:00-04:00 >2016-05-18T14:25:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s7/s7tvdu1f8568pb75.jpg" width="514" height="343" 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>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/firms/cover/92236/a-parallel-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>A Parallel Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153992729492247.1073743349.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149944441/designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2f/2fg96e8z42xhizdm.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/arosarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Aros Architects </strong></a>(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154000982172247.1073743351.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149944602/part-1-year-out-student" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Part 1 &lsquo;year out&rsquo; student</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/rd/rda4ni3xt49fdbyu.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/moed-de-armas-and-shannon" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>MdeAS Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154004948632247.1073743353.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/118425809/architectural-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/m7/m7mj47j98m6veer4.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/149945616/nyc-office-of-the-mayor" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>NYC Office of the Mayor</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10154002820527247.1073743352.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149945617/project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/go/go3cf0jji9silspm.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/12452538/bluarch-architecture-interiors-lighting" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Bluarch architecture + interiors + lighting</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153994861537247.1073743350.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/12452538/bluarch-architecture-interiors-lighting" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/r3/r3u14b2hd3il4810.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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.</p>... http://archinect.com/news/article/149945983/architecture-billings-index-displays-continued-modest-growth-in-april Architecture Billings Index displays continued modest growth in April Alexander Walter 2016-05-18T12:22:00-04:00 >2016-05-20T23:48:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qu/qu4ds71foqxgjdm6.jpg" width="514" height="359" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After beginning the year with a decline, the Architecture Billings Index has posted three consecutive months of increasing demand for design activity at architecture firms. [...] (AIA) reported the April ABI score was 50.6, down from the mark of 51.9 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 56.9, down from a reading of 58.1 the previous month.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Key ABI highlights for the month of April were reported by the AIA as:</p><ul><li>Regional averages: South (52.2), Northeast (51.5), West (50.8), Midwest (50.8)</li><li>Sector index breakdown: multi-family residential (53.7), commercial / industrial (52.0), mixed practice (50.0), institutional (49.0)</li><li>Project inquiries index: 56.9</li><li>Design contracts index: 54.3</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/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><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149936152/architecture-billings-index-slightly-up-in-february-at-50-3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index slightly up in February at 50.3</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/148346407/architecture-billings-index-begins-year-with-modest-dip-into-negative-terrain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index begins year with modest dip into negative terrain</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149944700/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-91 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #91 Justine Testado 2016-05-11T14:35:00-04:00 >2016-05-19T23:11:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a8/a8w1l28u7z9g6kor.jpg" width="514" height="466" 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>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/firms/cover/3360816/pei-cobb-freed-partners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Pei Cobb Freed &amp; Partners</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153987208467247.1073743345.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149944083/communications-design-coordinator" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Communications Design Coordinator</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/r4/r4ap2so05dlw1typ.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/pickardchilton" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Pickard Chilton</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153979638352247.1073743344.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149940901/visualization-specialist" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Visualization Specialist</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/of/of2mo3sggxx845pa.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/BULLI" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>BULLI</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153988819937247.1073743346.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/BULLI/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ii/iifzdqafk1es9ac9.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/smithhanes" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Smith Hanes Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153977587937247.1073743343.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/smithhanes/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/t0/t0s43xy1p3j391jz.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/buildingstudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Building Studio Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153990728527247.1073743347.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/buildingstudio/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/d9/d99nv3fay1sncb1z.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</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.</p>... http://archinect.com/news/article/149944209/architects-advice-to-london-s-new-mayor-sadiq-khan Architects advice to London's new mayor Sadiq Khan Ellen Hancock 2016-05-09T11:13:00-04:00 >2016-05-18T23:28:49-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5y/5y34r8i9niy5pd8d.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As Sadiq Khan arrived for his first day at work as London&rsquo;s new mayor, architects urged him to be bold in tackling the city&rsquo;s housing crisis. They warned that his policies alone won&rsquo;t be enough to solve the problems and advised him to widen his approach. &ldquo;Bold strategic moves are what&rsquo;s required, and I therefore hope the new mayor has the stomach for a fight,&rdquo; said Russell Curtis of RCKa.</p></em><br /><br /><p>There are high hopes for Khan, find out more about some of the issues he will have to tackle in his new&nbsp;position:&nbsp;</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149942752/950-for-a-mouldy-central-flat-welcome-to-london" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&pound;950 for a mouldy 'central' flat? Welcome to London.</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149941650/the-root-of-london-s-housing-crisis-lies-beyond-its-borders" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The root of London's housing crisis lies beyond its borders</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149938805/london-s-housing-crisis-is-creating-a-chasm-between-the-rich-and-poor" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London's housing crisis is creating a chasm between the rich and poor</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/143145697/london-s-bleak-housing" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London's Bleak Housing</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149943687/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-90 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #90 Justine Testado 2016-05-04T12:59:00-04:00 >2016-05-06T00:33:55-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/72/72cmyozhzrm6eojs.jpg" width="514" height="395" 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>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/laguarda.low" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>LaGuarda.Low Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153946238872247.1073743331.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/laguarda.low/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/e4/e49ybi6dyrpzmqjd.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/terreform" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Terreform ONE</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153975168472247.1073743342.159112812246&amp;type=3&amp;uploaded=2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149941404/architectural-research-fellow" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Research Fellow</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ty/tyao31iasv0qjfkw.jpg"></p><p>3.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/15761943/fer-studio-llp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>(fer) studio</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153964369857247.1073743338.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149934275/project-associate-rhino-revit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Associate &mdash; Rhino &amp; Revit</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/69/698r1j5qwz48u65r.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/clarknexsen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Clark Nexsen</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153895315452247.1073743316.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/clarknexsen/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/0y/0y16r8k6nyjix1or.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/149943444/clutch-design-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Clutch Design Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153973210967247.1073743341.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149943456/architectural-intern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Intern</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5o/5obpz1anr1p4l1yv.jpg"></p><p>6. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/28931566/urban-land-institute" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Urban Land Institute</strong></a>&nbsp;(<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153971616612247.1073743339.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>&#8203;Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149943304/associate-uli-san-francisco" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Associate, ULI San Francisco</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/51/518pclvmqhjpy2dl.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>&nbsp;or follow 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>.</p><p>Need job-hunting or hiring ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149942844/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-working-spaces-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Working Spaces" Pinterest Board Archinect 2016-04-29T08:30:00-04:00 >2016-05-06T00:13:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vu/vuwxfh0tew4juz27.jpg" width="514" height="275" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip: </strong>use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="https://www.pinterest.com/archinect/working-spaces/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Working Spaces</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ps/psp6zdgtqsc5lz86.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/amentaemma/project/amenta-emma-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amenta Emma Architects</a> in Hartford, CT by <a href="http://archinect.com/amentaemma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amenta Emma Architects</a>; Photo: Robert Benson Photography</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/gv/gvxjiwc4dky4bjc6.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/softlab/project/behance" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Behance</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/softlab" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SOFTlab</a>; Photo: Alan Tansey</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/6u/6u9j31cu2otpp5xi.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/676/rabobank-westelijke-mijnstreek-advice-centre/103063210" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rabobank Westelijke Mijnstreek Advice Centre</a> in Sittard, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/mecanoo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mecanoo</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bi/bid0xjtdbgi8xqg1.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/106394/brand-new-school-office-los-angeles/78914608" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brand New School Office, Los Angeles</a> in Santa Monica, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/1100architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">1100 Architect</a>; Photo: Nikolas Koenig</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/g4/g4ghpj70lsk5jioi.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/abastudio/project/pandora-media-offices" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pandora Media Offices</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/abastudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">abastudio / Andrew Bartle Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/4o/4o9k4rnzt45kf9ih.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/31790/karlin-hall-economia/81974766" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Karlin Hall Economia</a> in Prague, Czech Republic by <a href="http://archinect.com/ricardo_bofill_taller_arquitectura" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura</a>; Photo: Filip Slapal</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/pf/pfhdd6mzqe35i7sk.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/704/aufbau-haus-84/141730592" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aufbau Haus 84</a> in Berlin, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/704/barkow-leibinger" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Barkow Leibinger</a>; Photo: Ina Reinecke/ Barkow Leibinger</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zb/zb8o42uayd9wv7fh.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/17101996/corporativo-knova/149934817" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">C...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149942822/qatar-world-cup-workers-fifa-launches-welfare-body-to-improve-labor-conditions Qatar World Cup workers: FIFA launches welfare body to improve labor conditions Alexander Walter 2016-04-28T17:49:00-04:00 >2016-05-06T00:08:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e5/e589u33bvzm7cezi.jpg" width="514" height="212" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Fifa president Gianni Infantino has announced the launch of a body to oversee the treatment of workers on Qatar&rsquo;s World Cup stadiums. Fifa has been under pressure from Amnesty International, among others, over the alleged human rights abuses suffered by construction operatives at World Cup venues.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously in the Archinect news:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/144514304/7-000-construction-workers-will-die-in-qatar-before-a-ball-is-kicked-in-the-2022-world-cup-new-ituc-report-finds" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">"7,000 construction workers will die in Qatar before a ball is kicked in the 2022 World Cup," new ITUC report finds</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/127580581/bbc-journalists-arrested-for-reporting-on-qatar-s-world-cup-laborers" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BBC journalists arrested for reporting on Qatar's World Cup laborers</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/82702681/revealed-qatar-s-world-cup-slaves-to-build-infrastructure" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Revealed: Qatar's World Cup 'slaves' to Build Infrastructure</a></li></ul><p>Dire safety conditions also in Brazil:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149942337/11-workers-have-died-so-far-during-rio-olympic-construction-audit-finds" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">11 workers have died so far during Rio Olympic construction, audit finds</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149942424/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-89 Archinect's Employer of the Day: Weekly Round-Up #89 Justine Testado 2016-04-27T13:32:00-04:00 >2016-04-27T14:48:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5s/5s0h0mv0e8ugx856.jpg" width="514" height="687" 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>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/mecanoo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Mecanoo</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153956221352247.1073743334.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149939103/architect-with-technical-expertise-washington-d-c" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect with Technical Expertise/Washington D.C.</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/08/08mh3iy03ox0aq0b.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/xtenarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>XTEN Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153958337617247.1073743335.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/xtenarchitecture/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/yo/yo5qw5w4wen0w2xq.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/designbitches" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Design, Bitches</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153944577712247.1073743330.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149941284/intermediate-designer-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Designer/Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/cu/cut4alitke1xiwbi.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/ksr_architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>KSR Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153950179992247.1073743333.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149941536/technically-proficient-architectural-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Technically Proficient Architectural Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/gw/gwth53ds01kxhztm.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/7359312/gls-landscape-i-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>GLS Landscape | Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153960153837247.1073743336.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/7359312/gls-landscape-i-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/p0/p00hlknfemvx4ar1.jpg"></p><p>6. <a href="http://archinect.com/pininfarinaextra" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Pininfarina Extra</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153933698012247.1073743326.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149940651/architectural-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/xq/xqplofku4x0sjy8s.jpg"></p><p><strong>7. <a href="http://archinect.com/GENASSEMBLY" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">General Assembly</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153931657027247.1073743325.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/149939169/intern-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intern Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/6a/6azn8ws82sjmsxf6.jpg"></p><p>8. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/4143996/walker-workshop" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Walker Workshop</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153917248887247.1073743321.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Curren...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149941581/architecture-billings-index-concludes-first-quarter-on-continued-positive-note Architecture Billings Index concludes first quarter on continued positive note Alexander Walter 2016-04-20T12:41:00-04:00 >2016-05-04T23:07:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/km/kmt6qcl1nfikl4xd.jpg" width="280" height="159" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Architecture Billings Index reflects consecutive months of increasing demand for design activity at architecture firms. [...] The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the March ABI score was 51.9, up from the mark of 50.3 in the previous month. This score reflects an increase in design services (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). The new projects inquiry index was 58.1, down from a reading of 59.5 the previous month.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The AIA states these key ABI highlights for the month of March:</p><ul><li>Regional averages: South (52.4), Northeast (51.0), West (50.4), Midwest (49.8)</li><li>Sector index breakdown: multi-family residential (55.7), commercial / industrial (51.8), mixed practice (50.0), institutional (48.0)</li><li>Project inquiries index: 58.1</li><li>Design contracts index: 51.8</li></ul><p>The <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/4496/abi" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ABI</a> in previous months on Archinect:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149936152/architecture-billings-index-slightly-up-in-february-at-50-3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index slightly up in February at 50.3</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/148346407/architecture-billings-index-begins-year-with-modest-dip-into-negative-terrain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index begins year with modest dip into negative terrain</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/146190281/architecture-billings-index-ends-the-year-in-positive-terrain-at-50-9" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index ends the year in positive terrain at 50.9</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149940645/riba-launches-2016-funding-for-new-architecture-research RIBA launches 2016 funding for new architecture research Ellen Hancock 2016-04-15T17:16:00-04:00 >2016-04-15T17:16:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0r/0rpnb9oihnzrsank.jpg" width="514" height="171" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is calling for applications from students, academics and practitioners interested in conducting research in architecture during 2016/17.<br><br>The RIBA Boyd Auger Scholarship aims to support applicants in their personal, professional and academic development within the architectural field, providing an opportunity for imaginative, original research, and travel.<br><br>In 2016, one scholarship worth &pound;5,000 is available to individuals or groups of students and graduates for a period of international travel (which can be during a period of international work experience).<br><br>The RIBA Research Trust Awards are offering grants of up to &pound;10,000 each, available to support original independent architecture research by practitioners, academics and recent graduates.<br><br>The judging committee particularly welcomes applications from practice-led researchers.<br><br>The RIBA LKE Ozolins Studentship is worth &pound;18,000 outside London or &pound;20,000 in London annually to a student who wis...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149936498/jobs-are-for-machines-and-life-is-for-people Jobs are for machines, and life is for people. Paul Petrunia 2016-03-25T11:44:00-04:00 >2016-04-08T10:47:57-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ue/ue1tctpt8wzaxgai.jpg" width="514" height="334" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>These exponential advances, most notably in forms of artificial intelligence, will prove daunting for as long as we continue to insist upon employment as our primary source of income. The White House, in a stunning report to Congress this week, put the probability at 83 percent that a worker making less than $20 an hour in 2010 will eventually lose his job to a machine. Even workers making as much as $40 an hour face odds of 31 percent.</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/149936364/what-comprises-a-company-s-culture-physically-news-innovator-quartz-is-looking-for-answers-and-documenting-the-process What comprises a company's culture, physically? News innovator, Quartz, is looking for answers and documenting the process Julia Ingalls 2016-03-24T14:36:00-04:00 >2016-03-24T17:04:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fr/frtxv3seuj3visn4.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Moving offices can be a pain, but it&rsquo;s also an opportunity to take stock of how the company has grown and what it could still become. With this move, we&rsquo;ve put an emphasis on capturing the culture, or Quartziness, that defines Quartz employees and their work: global, nerdy, creative, and so on...This diary is part of a new obsession at Quartz, also called The Office, which is exploring the future of work, from management structures to the gig economy to distributed workplaces to compensation.</p></em><br /><br /><p>From mass-scale organizations like <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149935208/can-wework-re-engineer-the-spatial-dynamics-of-society" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WeWork</a> to four year old "digitally native news outlet" Quartz, the questions of what defines work culture in a largely post-manufacturing, perennially fluid global infrastructural era are still being formulated. Quartz is currently asking how "How do you capture a company&rsquo;s culture in a physical space?" as they prepare to move into a new office while documenting that process on Medium.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/4e/4eg5w33ag3wlgvtq.jpg"></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/92386445/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-7" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Desai Chai Architecture</a> is designing this as-yet-undefined space for Quartz. Desai is correspondingly basing their ideas not only on the titular physical mineral, but a more abstract notion of what constitutes the company. Citing parallels to Sol LeWitt with the company's tendency to resemble "a structured grid with unexpected deviations," the team has so far defined vital elements of the Quartz culture as incorporating "glitch moments" in an intellectually playful environment. It's a clickable front row seat to the design concept process, as well as an intimate tour ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149936152/architecture-billings-index-slightly-up-in-february-at-50-3 Architecture Billings Index slightly up in February at 50.3 Alexander Walter 2016-03-23T12:30:00-04:00 >2016-04-08T00:53:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1a/1acrh9vo8h2o54du.jpg" width="514" height="355" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Architecture Billings Index saw a dip into negative terrain for the first time in five months in January, but inched back up in February with a small increase in demand for design services... [AIA] reported the February ABI score was 50.3, up slightly from the mark of 49.6 in the previous month. This score reflects a minor increase in design services (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings). The new projects inquiry index was 59.5, up from a reading of 55.3 the previous month.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Key highlights for the month of November were reported by the AIA as following:</p><ul><li>Regional averages: South (51.1), West (49.9), Northeast (49.5), Midwest (49.3)</li><li>Sector index breakdown: multi-family residential (53.0), commercial / industrial (52.3), institutional (48.1), mixed practice (47.7)</li><li>Project inquiries index: 59.5</li><li>Design contracts index: 51.7</li></ul><p>The <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/4496/abi" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ABI</a> in previous months on Archinect:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/148346407/architecture-billings-index-begins-year-with-modest-dip-into-negative-terrain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index begins year with modest dip into negative terrain</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/146190281/architecture-billings-index-ends-the-year-in-positive-terrain-at-50-9" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index ends the year in positive terrain at 50.9</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/143509190/architecture-billings-index-in-november-dips-slightly" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Billings Index in November dips slightly</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149935885/looking-to-start-your-own-practice-keep-this-in-mind Looking to start your own practice? Keep this in mind... Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-03-23T12:10:00-04:00 >2016-03-26T15:16:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ol/olisx31cvhnsctau.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In the transitioning state of today's architecture, alongside remarkable new technologies and unprecedented modes of practice, it can be hard to keep things straight. When the market is good, the options can be overwhelming, and the path to achieving your goals might not be so clear &ndash; even as you're one step closer to them.</p><p>For those just getting out of school and considering starting your own thing, <a href="http://www.gembarton.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gem Barton</a> is here to help you drum up motivation, not sweat the small stuff, and stay focused on what's important. Trained as an architect, Barton works as an author, academic&nbsp;and futurist (as well as a Senior Lecturer at <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/6434534/university-of-brighton" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brighton University</a>), and has written and lectured extensively on the state of architecture education and alternative modes of practice. Her recent book,&nbsp;<em>Don't Get a Job... Make a Job: How to make it as a creative graduate</em>&nbsp;is a catalogue of advice from a slew of architects and designers working all over the map &ndash; including <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/147196490/talking-with-assemble-before-they-won-the-turner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Assemble</a>, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/88984344/fat-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FAT Architecture</a>, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/116056868/stereotank" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Stereotank</a>, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/15875026/wai-architecture-think-tank" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WAI Ar...</a></p>