Archinect - News 2014-04-24T21:12:15-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/72833748/cooper-hewitt-national-design-museum-announces-2013-national-design-awards-winners Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces 2013 National Design Awards Winners Alexander Walter 2013-05-09T17:08:00-04:00 >2013-05-13T18:50:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/56/56kbxfgiy8oiwtjc.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Winners of the 2013 National Design Awards, selected from a variety of disciplines, were unveiled today by the Smithsonian&rsquo;s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York City.</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/52600023/cooper-hewitt-selects-ds-r-as-exhibition-designer-and-local-projects-as-media-designer Cooper-Hewitt Selects DS+R as Exhibition Designer and Local Projects as Media Designer Alexander Walter 2012-06-28T14:13:00-04:00 >2012-06-29T10:58:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ee/eetn65pv0qwdwpzu.jpg" width="514" height="284" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Diller Scofidio + Renfro were announced today as designers of the gallery and visitor experience for the reopening of the Smithsonian&rsquo;s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. New York exhibition specialists Local Projects will act as participatory media designer and develop engaging ways to access digital content at the museum and remotely. The museum campus is scheduled to reopen in 2014.</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/48790304/cooper-hewitt-launches-new-online-guide-to-design-week-nyc Cooper-Hewitt Launches New Online Guide to Design Week NYC Alexander Walter 2012-05-17T14:28:00-04:00 >2012-05-17T14:28:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w0/w0fbdyrxt9uyhnc4.jpg" width="514" height="337" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Design Week NYC is almost here, and the plethora of events going on around New York City can be quite overwhelming. But worry not, the Smithsonian&rsquo;s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum has launched a new tool that will come in very handy: a mobile-ready website, designweeknyc.org, highlighting design-related events around the city during ICFF, the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, May 19-22.</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/47192460/cooper-hewitt-national-design-museum-announces-winners-of-the-2012-national-design-awards Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners of the 2012 National Design Awards Alexander Walter 2012-05-03T18:07:00-04:00 >2012-05-04T09:16:45-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hs/hs6cjhqgk9nmap3i.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Smithsonian&rsquo;s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York will celebrate outstanding achievement in design this fall with its 13th annual National Design Awards program. Today, CooperHewitt Director Bill Moggridge announced the winners of the 2012 National Design Awards, which recognize excellence across a variety of disciplines. The award recipients will be honored at a gala dinner in mid-October in New York.</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/30252765/economy-and-technology-steering-winners-of-cooper-hewitt-s-national-design-awards Economy and Technology Steering Winners of Cooper Hewitt's National Design Awards Archinect 2011-12-08T20:25:01-05:00 >2011-12-08T20:25:15-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f3/f33ed3a504cce1bde103557c03cf3d3d.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As we approach the end of 2011, more and more attention will be applied towards answering the profound question: why is this year different than any other year (or why was it the same)? To facilitate this scrutiny, I've called upon Architecture Research Office (ARO) and Gustafson Guthrie Nichol (GGN), the recently announced Architecture Design and Landscape Architecture winners, respectively, of Cooper Hewitt's National Design Awards.</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/24696170/for-some-of-the-world-s-poor-hope-comes-in-design For some of the world's poor, hope comes in design anthony dong 2011-10-21T18:17:36-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hh/hhtytrscfo59qlon.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Cities are very complex, and what the best designers illustrate is how to give form to sometimes very simple ideas. Good design involves bringing not just a fresh eye to problems but, most of all, listening to the people who live in those communities. We&rsquo;re talking about a billion people living in informal settlements today</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/7856703/cooper-hewitt-unveils-2011-national-design-award-winners Cooper-Hewitt Unveils 2011 National Design Award Winners Alexander Walter 2011-05-27T19:48:02-04:00 >2011-05-27T19:51:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ty/ty2bl1ilgfax034l.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Smithsonian&rsquo;s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum yesterday announced the winners and finalists of the 2011 National Design Awards. First launched at the White House in 2000 as a project of the White House Millennium Council, the National Design Awards were established to promote excellence and innovation in design across a variety of disciplines.</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>