Archinect - News 2014-09-01T23:03:47-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/81754889/jimenez-lai-wins-the-inaugural-lisbon-triennale-millennium-bcp-d-but-award Jimenez Lai wins the inaugural Lisbon Triennale Millennium BCP Début Award Alexander Walter 2013-09-13T14:56:00-04:00 >2013-09-16T23:00:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ss/sspsuz3ph7frmj88.jpg" width="514" height="773" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Jimenez Lai continues to take the world by storm: the founder of Chicago-based Bureau Spectacular was announced last night as the winner of the first Lisbon Triennale Millennium BCP D&eacute;but Award for architects under 35. The announcement took place at Lisbon&rsquo;s Electricity Museum marking the first day of the opening week of Close, Closer, the third Lisbon Architecture Triennale.</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/59792515/editor-s-picks-287 Editor's Picks #287 Nam Henderson 2012-10-22T00:13:00-04:00 >2012-10-22T19:14:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lg/lget7lw0fjx3pqk1.jpg" width="514" height="271" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The latest Archinect ShowCase featured <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/59430856/showcase-cassia-co-op-training-centre-by-tyin-tegnestue-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cassia Co-op Training Centre by TYIN tegnestue Architects</a>. The project is located in Sungai Penuh, Sumatra, Indonesia.</p> <p> <strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/59343276/cornell-unveils-new-nyc-tech-campus-by-som-and-morphosis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The New York Observer reported on Cornell&rsquo;s plans (unveiled this week) for a brand new 12.5-acre tech campus on Roosevelt Island this week</a>. The master plan is by SOM and Field Operations, the first academic building is by Thom Mayne. <strong>snail</strong> commented "<em>So they would have us believe that a great center of future technological innovation will look like a standard tower-in-the-park development with a few curves thrown in, and an atrium borrowed from John Portman?</em>"</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vy/vyzd37ut4paz6u5p.jpg" title=""></p> <p> For his part <strong>toasteroven</strong> thought &ldquo;<em>cornell is trying to recreate MIT's medialab in NYC - on an island - by making a fancy new campus - BEFORE they've even established the program?...The city is making such a huge deal about this - but it seems like it's primarily being used as a marketing ploy to sell NYC as a new tech hub or something...it seems like there's a...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/52560265/jimenez-lai-s-three-little-worlds-now-open-at-the-architecture-foundation Jimenez Lai’s “Three Little Worlds” now open at the Architecture Foundation Alexander Walter 2012-06-27T21:47:00-04:00 >2012-06-29T13:44:39-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8v/8vvl8717sbakhprg.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Remember Jimenez Lai's recent Kickstarter project, trying to turn his conceptual project Hefner/Beuys House into a reality at the Architecture Foundation in London? Well, it certainly worked out for him and his Chicago-based architecture practice Bureau Spectacular: the project got funded and the installation Three Little Worlds opened this week, just right on time for the London Festival of Architecture.</p></em><br /><br /><p> See more of the <em>Bureau Spectacular: Three Little Worlds</em> installation in this <a href="http://www.crane.tv/#video/v/211157094429-efe665be/Jimenez-Lai" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">video</a> on Crane.tv.</p> <p> Previously in the Archinect News: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/43739045/kickstart-hefner-beuys-house-by-jimenez-lai-by-jimenez-lai" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kickstart: Hefner/Beuys House by Jimenez Lai</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/48466444/hefner-beuys-house-by-jimenez-lai-funded" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hefner/Beuys House by Jimenez Lai - FUNDED!</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/48466444/hefner-beuys-house-by-jimenez-lai-funded Hefner/Beuys House by Jimenez Lai - FUNDED! Paul Petrunia 2012-05-14T19:01:00-04:00 >2012-05-17T05:12:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d5/d5859e76cc50fab467ea60142fef5856.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Congrats to Jimenez for getting <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1743861826/hefner-beuys-house-by-jimenez-lai?ref=email" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">his project funded</a>, with minutes remaining. Can't wait to see the results!</p>