Archinect - News 2014-10-25T03:02:24-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/111904348/editor-s-picks-390 Editor's Picks #390 Nam Henderson 2014-10-23T11:56:00-04:00 >2014-10-23T17:22:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yw/yweflrhmxywk8wry.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Amelia <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/111205340/aftershock-4-how-i-learned-to-stop-worrying-and-love-neuroscientific-architecture-research" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">profiles the </a><a href="http://www.anfarch.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/111205340/aftershock-4-how-i-learned-to-stop-worrying-and-love-neuroscientific-architecture-research" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&nbsp;aka ANFA</a> and ponders the lessons from her time spent down in San Diego for ANFA&rsquo;s annual three-day conference at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies.&nbsp;Does neuro-architecture truly hold the promise of translational design?</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i1/i1tcvs0s8n8jxx5y.jpg"></p><p><strong>midlander</strong> dreams "<em>I have a hard time seeing how this provides more meaningful feedback than occupant surveys...That said...I can't wait until I can wear some headset that makes revit models of whatever I'm thinking!</em>"&nbsp;while <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/5808858/chris-teeter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chris Teeter</a>&nbsp;a regular advocate for the use of the "<em>the old EEG headset</em>"&nbsp;was pleased "<em>great piece and like how you link all your news posts into a feature story..Although, much of what is going on now is data gathering, it is considerably more useful than just survey stats</em>".</p><p>For a more speculative version of <strong>Deans List</strong>,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/110738703/the-deans-list-hernan-diaz-alonso-of-sci-arc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect spoke with Hernan Diaz Alonso, upcoming Director at </a><a href="http://archinect.com/sci-arc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc</a> in Los Angeles.<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/92/92yenyqh77puyd55.jpg"></p><p>"Archinect Sessions" a new weekly podcast hosted by Paul and Amelia, releas...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/111888264/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-43 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #43 Justine Testado 2014-10-22T18:01:00-04:00 >2014-10-22T18:01:27-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a3/a3n2a1zx1sc2wa6u.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/1378/joel-sanders-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Joel Sanders Architect</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152749728687247.1073742923.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/1378/joel-sanders-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rf/rfc68fi2d28a3670.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106329995/scott-mitchell-studio-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Scott Mitchell Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152747883892247.1073742921.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/106329995/scott-mitchell-studio-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xs/xswwt0a7vmj8k7tx.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/25527436/hartnessvision" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>HartnessVision</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152740387347247.1073742918.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110748339/visualization-specialist" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Visualization Specialist</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/97/97ie78s88r1fje08.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/bmdarch" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Blair + Mui Dowd Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152738323937247.1073742916.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/bmdarch/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g2/g2k04bu95igvkixv.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/bostwickdesignpartnership" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Bostwick Design Partnership</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152746198067247.1073742919.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/bostwickdesignpartnership/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y4/y4a6xz51d384s8yg.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/111335558/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-42 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #42 Justine Testado 2014-10-15T17:01:00-04:00 >2014-10-17T15:02:20-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tk/tk144v1abf6kfyt4.jpg" width="514" height="341" 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/woodsdangaran.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>WOODS+DANGARAN</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152736237867247.1073742913.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110955686/designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bo/boeubdt0kc4z08ww.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1405/steven-holl-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Steven Holl Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152734650892247.1073742912.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110946038/intern-immediate-hire" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intern - Immediate Hire</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dn/dns2k4rlzq10jimd.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/_LSM" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lehman Smith McLeish</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152731866192247.1073742910.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/_LSM/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f3/f3ddhpxsi1h55obg.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/WSDA" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>WORKSHOP Design + Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152723077967247.1073742908.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104772367/intermediate-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ed/edjqkncifjcj84hg.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/hbginc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Hnedak Bobo Group</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152720515137247.1073742906.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/hbginc/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hb/hb11za7gwqzki13h.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/110815884/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-41 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #41 Justine Testado 2014-10-08T20:32:00-04:00 >2014-10-15T16:36:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/om/omg60e1vw0spvit2.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/78440096/dxa-studio-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>DXA Studio Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152718580962247.1073742905.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/100230590/architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/78/78u9zu79vm4m0bxr.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/edmondslee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>EDMONDS + LEE ARCHITECTS</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152715066092247.1073742903.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110355032/project-architect-project-manager" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect / Project Manager</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7v/7vtcs110yofdoswi.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/49102156/the-miller-hull-partnership" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The Miller Hull Partnership</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152711949862247.1073742901.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/49102156/the-miller-hull-partnership" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u1/u1xdp13846rgcjhn.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/domaen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Dom&aelig;n LTD</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152703536662247.1073742900.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110195158/project-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ez/ez4pfbqhzpb0ilfy.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/52226868/lava-laboratory-for-visionary-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>LAVA: Laboratory for Visionary Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152700844622247.1073742898.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/110305169/architecture-intern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture Intern</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sg/sg8s20ri4inbaut2.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/110407197/where-are-the-women-measuring-progress-on-gender-in-architecture Where are the women? Measuring progress on gender in architecture Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-10-03T13:00:00-04:00 >2014-10-16T11:09:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b8/b8wxfphpb93cuj28.jpg" width="514" height="397" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The farther up you look in the world of architecture, the fewer women you see. In this chart, we&rsquo;ve rounded up some common and publicly available metrics behind this claim. Like thousands of aspiring architects, we&rsquo;ll start at the bottom and work our way up&mdash;while also pausing on the way to consider what these measures mean.</p></em><br /><br /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/lchang" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lian Chikako Chang</a>, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/49082200/association-of-collegiate-schools-of-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">ACSA</a>'s Director of Research + Information and <a href="http://archinect.com/blog/21449024/harvard-gsd-m-arch-i-lian" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">prolific Archinect blogger</a>, has created a series of infographics charting the progress of women's roles in architecture. The statistics are, at a glance, both depressing and hopeful: compared to overall representation in the population, women occupy a disproportionally tiny slice of architecture's higher tiers, but the numbers do seem to be increasing over time.</p><p>Check out all the infographics in our image gallery below. Lian also posted an <a href="http://archinect.com/ACSA/where-are-the-women-measuring-progress-on-gender-in-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">in-depth look at the infographics over at the ACSA blog</a>, showing how the data was sourced and analyzed.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/110293937/editor-s-picks-387 Editor's Picks #387 Nam Henderson 2014-10-02T12:29:00-04:00 >2014-10-02T13:33:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3g/3g4kmjznyacjyuc5.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>For the latest edition of <strong>Working out of the Box:</strong> Archinect talked with <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/109650817/working-out-of-the-box-adora-lo-architect-turned-pro-lego-builder" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Adora Lo, Architect turned Pro LEGO Builder</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>They discussed the "<em>challenge of keeping it LEGO legal</em>" and the satisfaction of designing a "<em>Star Wars building in LEGO</em>".&nbsp;<strong>midlander</strong> was impressed "T<em>hat Boston model...The Lego version of 111 Huntington is nicer than the real one!</em>"</p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/AmeliaTH" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</a>&nbsp;shared the debut issue of <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/109724744/screen-print-25-the-debut-issue-of-the-bartlett-s-lobby" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&lsquo;</a><a href="http://www.bartlettlobby.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LOBBY</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/109724744/screen-print-25-the-debut-issue-of-the-bartlett-s-lobby" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&rsquo;, </a><a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/299/university-college-london-ucl" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Bartlett School of Architecture</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/109724744/screen-print-25-the-debut-issue-of-the-bartlett-s-lobby" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&rsquo;s new architecture magazine</a>, for <strong>Screen/Print #25</strong>.</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ai/aip7jj1pglmjq5v7.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/109578481/ncarb-announces-major-changes-to-idp-program" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) announced that it will be making significant changes to its Intern Development Program (IDP)</a>. Separate from <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108199808/ncarb-revises-intern-architect-title-for-architects-pursuing-licensure" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">other considerations to change the IDP's terminology</a>, this decision chiefly includes two phases: (1) the removal of "elective" hourly requirements, and (2) condensing IDP's experience areas from the current 17 into six "practice-based categories".</p><p>The general consensus seemed to be underwhelmed - <strong>midlander</strong> quipped "<em>So......</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/110256984/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-40 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #40 Justine Testado 2014-10-01T14:07:00-04:00 >2014-10-02T13:34:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dl/dlcergvd6epvgizg.jpg" width="514" height="356" 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/14669697/nadaaa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>NADAAA</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152686960502247.1073742888.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/104249392/marketing-director" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marketing Director</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h1/h1nhqsxlrt7g55az.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/18971872/architecture-outfit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Architecture OUTFIT</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152688823427247.1073742891.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/18971872/architecture-outfit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xk/xk0qi5a2pp4a0cjc.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/ferrisarch" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Roger Ferris + Partners</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152694983867247.1073742892.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/ferrisarch/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gl/gld5vmrby0k4vf5k.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106488/mass-design-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>MASS Design Group</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152696780292247.1073742894.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/105873841/fall-design-fellowship" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall Design Fellowship</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1j/1jamffkb5wmhddrj.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/lhsadp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152698696327247.1073742896.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/108713754/staff-level-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Staff Level Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0m/0m8vn6jq3e6erntm.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/110244100/richard-meier-on-his-mentors Richard Meier, on His Mentors Richard Meier & Partners 2014-10-01T11:29:00-04:00 >2014-10-08T23:20:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/io/iom8h7n1a9pawk0q.jpg" width="514" height="326" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The first job I had after graduating from architecture school was in the office of Skidmore, Owings &amp; Merrill. And I worked under the head person, Gordon Bunshaft, who was terrific. And, after I was there for six months, I was offered a position in the office of Marcel Breuer. So, I went and told Mr. Bunshaft, &ldquo;I'm sorry that I've only been here a short time&hellip;&rdquo; but I wanted to work in Breuer's office because it was smaller and more of the kind of office I had one day hoped to have for myself.</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/109740070/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-39 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #39 Justine Testado 2014-09-24T21:04:00-04:00 >2014-09-24T21:05:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6l/6l43ms1hg2qlva2j.jpg" width="514" height="643" 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/98547512/bories-shearron" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Bories &amp; Shearron</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152683459042247.1073742887.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/109094329/junior-architect-drafter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Junior Architect/Drafter</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vi/vi778kg8b9kc99nt.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/33373157/monterey-bay-aquarium" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Monterey Bay Aquarium</strong></a><br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/33373157/monterey-bay-aquarium" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w3/w3j4t5b5romk4eb5.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/omgivning" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Omgivning Architects and Interior Designers</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152681512177247.1073742885.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/108735471/job-captain-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Job Captain/Designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nb/nbk0q5wbv0hw42au.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106100538/arquitectonicageo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>ArquitectonicaGEO</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152673998207247.1073742882.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106038674/architect-and-or-landscape-architect-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect and/or landscape architect, designer</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1c/1cm4z3g85ex6qh2s.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/109578481/ncarb-announces-major-changes-to-idp-program NCARB announces major changes to IDP program Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-09-22T19:05:00-04:00 >2014-10-02T00:24:13-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fx/fxipse6l24y9rdqu.jpg" width="514" height="353" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) announced today that it will be making significant changes to its Intern Development Program (IDP). Separate from <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108199808/ncarb-revises-intern-architect-title-for-architects-pursuing-licensure" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">other considerations to change the IDP's terminology</a>, this decision chiefly includes two phases: (1) the removal of "elective" hourly requirements, and (2) condensing IDP's experience areas from the current 17 into six "practice-based categories", linked to future sections planned for the revised Architect Registration Examination (ARE) 5.0. These changes will be implemented beginning mid-2015 and mid-2016, respectively.</p><p>By removing the "elective" IDP hours, NCARB is decreasing the total required from 5,600 to 3,740 (still based on the seventeen "core experience areas", until ARE 5.0 is in place). NCARB reportedly made this decision to cut down on the average amount of years it takes "interns" to become licensed. The current average is more than seven &mdash; five years for IDP and another 2.2 to complete the ARE...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/109267885/editor-s-picks-385 Editor's Picks #385 Nam Henderson 2014-09-18T17:50:00-04:00 >2014-09-19T13:00:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sy/syjjbnsqw0ogisso.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The latest entry in the <strong>Showcase:</strong> series featured <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/704/barkow-leibinger-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Barkow Leibinger</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/108577997/showcase-stadthaus-m1-by-barkow-leibinger" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">'s Stadthaus M1</a>,&nbsp;located in the "sustainable model district" of Vauban in the already so-called "green city" of Freiburg.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5h/5h4fjj214gc4cubc.jpg"></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Plus, <a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a>&nbsp;looked at <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/108655901/factory-berlin-a-new-tech-incubator-emerges-from-the-ruins-of-the-berlin-wall" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Factory Berlin</a>, a "<em>start-up campus</em>" hosted by Google, built on a site where "<em>a section of the Berlin Wall...once housed a German Democratic Republic (GDR) watchpost</em>".&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/5808858/chris-teeter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chris Teeter</a>&nbsp;recommended "<em>if you want to keep the political going in your architecture crit, you could probably look at what I have considered the 3 downtowns of Berlin; look at them historically maybe - Kuferstendamm (west), Alexander Platz (east), and Potsdamer Plat (unified)</em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d8/d86dz5rgz7xqgfcd.jpg"><br><br><strong>News</strong><br>Mildred Friedman, a curator at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis in the 1970s and &rsquo;80s who helped both the museum and the contemporary design and architecture it celebrated become objects of international acclaim, <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108712952/mildred-friedman-85-dies-curator-elevated-design-and-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">died on Sept. 3 in Manhatta</a>n. She was 85.</p><p>Until October 31,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108644655/built-by-women-nyc-is-searching-for-100-of-the-best-nyc-projects-built-by-women" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the </a><a href="http://bwaf.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation</a><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108644655/built-by-women-nyc-is-searching-for-100-of-the-best-nyc-projects-built-by-women" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> is acce...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/109180345/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-38 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #38 Justine Testado 2014-09-17T14:54:00-04:00 >2014-09-17T14:54:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xm/xmxbt2e591w052hk.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/102637522/andrea-cochran-landscape-architecture-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152671902107247.1073742881.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/102637522/andrea-cochran-landscape-architecture-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ko/koa15zfptxgwz7xx.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/situstudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>SITU Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152667941882247.1073742877.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/108716172/research-design-intern" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Research/Design Intern</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ja/ja1qiios719407hc.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/ChristianLahoudeStudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Christian Lahoude Studio</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152662033072247.1073742876.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106648041/intermediate-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Intermediate Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4b/4bwsfnjdixdzuau1.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/corsinistark" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Corsini Stark Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152659718502247.1073742872.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/corsinistark/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/da/dalioaer9o6h6stn.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/60839200/fgy-architects-fergus-garber-young" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>FGY Architects</strong> (Fergus Garber Young)</a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152670288762247.1073742879.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/60839200/fgy-architects-fergus-garber-young" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1j/1jhwgksjxd2k5wc9.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/108654291/editor-s-picks-384 Editor's Picks #384 Nam Henderson 2014-09-11T13:15:00-04:00 >2014-09-16T12:37:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ii/iitgpw41zr3uii3c.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>For the latest edition of the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/445980/cutting-room" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cutting Room</a> series&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/paul" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paul Petrunia</a>&nbsp;got back in touch with Joseph Kosinski&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/732/kdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">who was first interviewed back in 2004, for Les Jumelles, the </a><a href="http://www.nike.com/us/en_us/?ref=http%3A%2F%2Farchinect.com%2Ffeatures%2Farticle%2F732%2Fkdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Art of Speed</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/732/kdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> film created for Nike as a member of </a><a href="http://www.kdlab.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">KDLAB</a>.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/108112212/cutting-room-joseph-kosinski-talks-to-archinect-about-his-transition-from-architecture-to-hollywood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">This time the conversation focused on his transition from architecture to Hollywood director</a>, with&nbsp;films such as 2010's <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1104001?ref_=nm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">TRON: Legacy</a> or the visually stunning <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1483013?ref_=nm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Oblivion</a>.&nbsp;<strong>todd</strong> was impressed "<em>Props to Joseph / &nbsp;KD Lab. &nbsp;WoW</em>".</p><p>Plus, <strong>Screen/Print #24:</strong> published an excerpt of <a href="http://blankspaceproject.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Blank Space's</a>&nbsp;-&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/107718872/screen-print-24-architectural-fantasies-from-fairy-tales-when-architecture-tells-a-story" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fairy Tales &mdash; When Architecture Tells A Story&#8203;</a>,&nbsp;a collection of fantastical stories written and designed by architects.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c9/c9czbvabwewd34b3.jpg"></p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108031809/is-shigeru-ban-goodwashing-in-aspen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dana Goodyear makes connections</a>,&nbsp;between Shigeru Ban&rsquo;s consistent rejection of the label of "<em>green architect</em>" and a question of "<em>greenwashing</em>" vs. "<em>what you might call goodwashing</em>".&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/22610164/eric-chavkin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eric Chavkin</a>&nbsp;points to "<em>A critical re-appraisal of Ban&rdquo; by Glen Small one &ldquo;of his SCI-Arc professors</em>". &nbsp;Yet, it is the implications regarding how an architect may control their own brand...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108639830/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-37 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #37 Justine Testado 2014-09-10T15:03:00-04:00 >2014-09-10T15:03:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ci/ci7srh8dkts1i6d7.jpg" width="514" height="345" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our latest 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 our most recent <em>EOTD</em> features:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/svigals" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Svigals + Partners</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152657809097247.1073742871.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/svigals/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1b/1bmd749samp9g3sj.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/42958/huff-gooden-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Huff + Gooden Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152655732237247.1073742868.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/jobs/42958/huff-gooden-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ti/ti9tvkyzurw7g9e0.jpg"></p><p>3. <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/morrisadjmiarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Morris Adjmi Architects</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152653620837247.1073742867.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107475933/project-manager-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Manager Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ml/mlji72c29twhmqtg.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/97556449/aesop" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Aesop</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152647531512247.1073742863.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107563834/west-coast-construction-project-coordinator" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">West Coast Construction Project Coordinator</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/02/02n6urnrsc0pm8ws.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/TaylorDesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Taylor Design</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152644543187247.1073742861.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107479151/architectural-job-captain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural Job Captain</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ey/eywudoble0xxcmdu.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/108274491/apple-2-campus-taking-shape-ncarb-names-names-and-cities-sell-out-news-round-up-for-september-2-2014 Apple 2 campus taking shape, NCARB names names, and cities sell out: News Round-Up for September 2, 2014 Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-09-09T18:04:00-04:00 >2014-09-09T22:31:21-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s1/s16roovge6nuekej.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><em>Friday, September 5:</em></strong></p><ul><li><a title="Beijing public transit commuters can now pay fares with empty bottles" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108254401/beijing-public-transit-commuters-can-now-pay-fares-with-empty-bottles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beijing public transit commuters can now pay fares with empty bottles</a>: Beijingers can insert a recyclable bottle and receive equivalent rebates in train fares or mobile phone credits.</li><li><a title="Community Bus Stops Transform Brazil" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108252788/community-bus-stops-transform-brazil" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Community Bus Stops Transform Brazil</a>: Thousands of Brazil's bus stops are unmarked, leading fed-up residents to install their own signage under the Que &Ocirc;nibus Passa Aqui?<em>&nbsp;</em>(Which Bus Stops Here?) program, one of the world's biggest community projects.</li><li><a title="Town Becomes a Beer Ad, but Residents Don&rsquo;t Feel Like a Party" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108251985/town-becomes-a-beer-ad-but-residents-don-t-feel-like-a-party" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Town Becomes a Beer Ad, but Residents Don&rsquo;t Feel Like a Party</a>: Crested Butte, Colorado, population 1,500, was outfitted for a three-day party to publicize Bud Light, with 1,000 partiers vetted and shipped in by Anheuser-Busch. The town's Mayor agreed to host the party to the tune of $500,000, in part to help boost the town's mostly tourist economy during the difficult "shoulder" season between summer and winter.</li><li><a title="Gehry's Revised Eisenhower Memorial Loses Two Controversial Tapestries, But Concerns Remain" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108251980/gehry-s-revised-eisenhower-memorial-loses-two-controversial-tapestries-but-concerns-remain" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gehry's Revised Eisenhower Memorial Loses Two Controversial Tapestries, But Concerns Remain</a>: Nitpicking continues over the Memori...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/108248755/get-lectured-columbia-gsapp-fall-14 Get Lectured: Columbia GSAPP, Fall '14 Justine Testado 2014-09-05T13:44:00-04:00 >2014-10-03T09:31:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i8/i8qd9xkdhwtva7z5.jpg" width="514" height="716" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/493828/fall-2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2014</strong></a></p><p>Say hello to another edition of Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em>! As a refresher, we'll be featuring a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Today's two-sided poster comes from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation in New York.&nbsp; Their Fall '14 Core Series pays homage to William H. Whyte's <em>The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces. </em>Highlights include David Adjaye, Kazuyo Sejima, Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, Christophe Girot, and incoming GSAPP Dean Amale Andraos.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Unless noted, lectures take place in Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall. Events free and open to the public.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em>Sept. 17</em><br>6:30 pm<br>Kazuyo Sejima / SANAA<br><strong>"Gathering Space"</strong><br>Response by GSAPP Dea...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108199808/ncarb-revises-intern-architect-title-for-architects-pursuing-licensure NCARB revises "Intern Architect" title for architects pursuing licensure Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-09-04T21:25:00-04:00 >2014-09-10T18:10:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uv/uve6ik1o2nlecebq.jpg" width="514" height="338" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) convened its new Future Title Task Force, which is comprised of interns and architects from across the country, to discuss the profession&rsquo;s title debate. The task force is charged with discussing the terminology used for those who are candidates for licensure and those who are architects.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The word "intern" contains a minefield of professional connotations. The job-title is <a href="http://archinect.com/search" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">often associated</a> with a position that is unpaid, undervalued, or disposable, flying in the face of employment laws and professional ethics. And in some ways, it's no different in the architecture industry: it's deplorably and repeatedly the case that unpaid internships play an integral role in professional practice. It seems strange then, that the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) uses the title "Intern Architect" as the official term for those educated enough to pursue licensure. Under this definition, the babe in the woods can have the same title as a seasoned vet.</p><p>This disconcerting overlap of meanings has led NCARB to reconsider the term used to describe practicing professionals seeking licensure. NCARB's newly formed Future Title Task Force met late last August to outline the issues of this sticky naming-debate, eventually to determine what architects, before and aft...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108100934/archinect-s-employer-of-the-day-weekly-round-up-36 Archinect's Employer of the Day - Weekly Round-Up #36 Justine Testado 2014-09-03T14:55:00-04:00 >2014-09-03T14:55:55-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9k/9kpuuc350nwylur5.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Heads up to all you job seekers and active employers. Here's our latest 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 our most recent <em>EOTD</em> features:</p><p>1. <a href="http://archinect.com/RonnetteRiley" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Ronnette Riley Architect</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152642341552247.1073742860.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/RonnetteRiley/jobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Multiple listings</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kv/kvsr3bh7ydq81o0p.jpg"></p><p>2. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/33120108/michael-kors-usa-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Michael Kors, Inc.</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152640205582247.1073742858.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107402794/associate-design-project-manager-int-l" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Associate Design Project Manager - Int'l</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e5/e5xzm23awsxue3rd.jpg"></p><p>3. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/373/christoff-finio-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Christoff:Finio Architecture</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152631130547247.1073742857.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107488818/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/im/imw48s4kwznb43ce.jpg"></p><p>4. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/9185420/alloy-development" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Alloy</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152628663157247.1073742854.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106306682/administrative-assistant" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Administrative Assistant</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pc/pc98kb1xhd7qr3hm.jpg"></p><p>5. <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/10983008/biber-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Biber Architects</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152626556647247.1073742853.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107088136/senior-project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Senior Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vo/vobcmo6keg5eunuf.jpg"></p><p>6. <a href="http://archinect.com/jameswagmanarchitect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>James Wagman Architect</strong></a> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152624162727247.1073742852.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/107169287/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fy/fyplci5figvpscrv.jpg"></p><p>7.<strong> <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/11636051/design-bureaux-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Design Bureaux, Inc.</a></strong> (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152612139092247.1073742847.159112812246&amp;type=3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Facebook feature</a>)<br>Currently hiring: <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/entry/106855854/project-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/83/83b5ggxi392n43cw.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/108017305/sharpen-your-skills-with-archinect-black-spectacles-live-digital-design-workshops-start-on-september-27th Sharpen your skills with Archinect & Black Spectacles. Live digital design workshops start on September 27th. Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-09-02T15:28:00-04:00 >2014-09-05T00:32:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/v3/v3e3c7junkpabat1.jpg" width="514" height="285" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Keeping up with new design and rendering softwares is a never-ending job. Industry standards change, plug-ins multiply, and technology simply improves. And more often than not, the onus of learning these updates falls on the individual architect or designer &mdash; school programming moves at too glacial of a pace, and employers can&rsquo;t lose the time spent teaching.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/c7/c74kf2rcqhhjec5f.jpg"></p><p>To better equip individuals with the tools to educate themselves, Archinect has partnered with <strong><a href="http://blackspectacles.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Black Spectacles</a></strong>, an online library for live, digital design workshops and courses specific to architecture and design. As part of our collaboration, Archinect is offering discounted access to five of Black Spectacles' live workshops, to attend either in-person or online.</p><p><strong><a href="http://blackspectacles.com/blog/level-1-digital-design-workshops#.VAYHeWR4blt" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Register for Black Spectacles workshop here.</a> Archinectors can get $100 off a workshop by registering with the code "Archinect100".</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uo/uocapqrm12dlz9wt.jpg"></p><p>Founded in 2010 by architect and educator Marc Teer, Black Spectacles works with architects at top-notch firms to create road-tested worksho...</p> 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>