Archinect - News 2014-09-01T04:29:02-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/100296485/philadelphia-museum-of-art-exhibition-to-reveal-frank-gehry-s-renovation-plan-this-summer Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibition to reveal Frank Gehry’s renovation plan this summer Justine Testado 2014-05-23T18:14:00-04:00 >2014-05-28T20:14:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/41/41u9wh6360qq87lh.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Philadelphia Museum of Art will soon debut Making a Classic Modern: Frank Gehry&rsquo;s Master Plan for the Philadelphia Museum of Art, an exhibition showcasing the first images of Frank Gehry's master plan to renovate the museum. The exhibition will also feature large-scale models, site plans, sections, and renderings. The exhibition opens July 1 through September 1 at the Dorrance Galleries.</p></em><br /><br /><p>After PMA selected <a href="http://archinect.com/gehry" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gehry Partners</a> -- who is working with <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/11080262/olin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OLIN</a> --&nbsp; in 2006 to design the multi-phased plan for the landmark, the core phase focuses on reorganizing and expanding the building's interior, adding more than 169,000 square feet of space. The additional space will allow the Museum to display more of its collection.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/42/42gisl0ed7p9j53r.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cu/cuhutz940wknwx9r.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jv/jvhd9wrdvljq3kvc.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d0/d0v6ebxpv6dwcy35.jpg"></p><p>More details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/philadelphia_museum_of_art_exhibition_to_preview_frank_gehrys_renovation_pl/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/94956076/get-lectured-temple-university-spring-14 Get Lectured: Temple University, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-03-05T13:00:00-05:00 >2014-03-05T13:00:33-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s2/s2nfeaiqfghpmoou.jpg" width="514" height="785" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><b><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</a></b><br><br>Archinect's <i>Get Lectured</i> is up and running again for the Winter/Spring '14 term! As a refresher from our <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall 2013 guide</a>, every week we'll feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current season. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Since we've been receiving more submissions lately, we're gonna show off posters more often &mdash; and so you can see what events are happening in architecture schools right now!<br><br>Wednesday's poster comes from the Architecture department at Temple University's Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, PA.</p><p><i>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</i></p><p>Listed below are upcoming events only. Unless noted, events take place at 6:00 pm in the Architecture Building: 104 2001 North 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122.</p><p><strong>MARCH</strong></p><p><em>March 7 - April 2</em><br><strong>Ty...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91835309/get-lectured-penndesign-spring-14 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-01-22T12:54:00-05:00 >2014-01-22T13:37:35-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uk/uk2jeepfsnv375qg.jpg" width="514" height="857" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</strong></a><br><br> Archinect's Get Lectured is up and running again for the Winter/Spring '14 term! As a refresher from our <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall 2013 guide</a>, every week we'll feature a school's lecture series--and their snazzy posters--for the current season. Be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Today's featured poster comes from The University of Pennsylvania School of Design. Their Spring '14 lineup is packed with upcoming events and notable names that include</p> <p> <em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> Unless otherwise noted, lectures will take place on the PennDesign campus - Meyerson Hall: 210 South 34th Street, Philadelphia, PA. Note each lecture's time. Some events require registration.</p> <p> <strong>JANUARY</strong></p> <p> <em>Jan 22</em><br><strong>Mimi Hoang &amp; Eric Bunge</strong> / Principals - nARCHITECTS<br> 6:30 pm, Meyerson B1</p> <p> <em>Jan 23 and 24</em><br><strong>ARCHITECTURE &amp; ENERGY<br> Energy ...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/85222481/get-lectured-temple-university-fall-13 Get Lectured: Temple University Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-28T15:37:00-04:00 >2013-10-28T15:37:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ds/ds0nm50fl06r7lk4.jpg" width="514" height="717" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br> Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. (<strong>UPDATE</strong>: We've added international schools!) Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Our first GL post this week comes from the <a href="http://architecture.temple.edu/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Temple University, Tyler School of Art - Department of Architecture</a>. Although their Fall 2013 Public Lecture Program is almost done, the great variety of lecture topicsd this semester is still worth knowing about -- plus, there's next season to look out for. Past lecturers at Temple's Department of Architecture have included Sn&oslash;hetta, digsau, beatriz colomina, and MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects.</p> <p> <em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> Unless noted**, lectures are at<strong> 6:00 p...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/84373200/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-13 Get Lectured: PennDesign Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-17T14:53:00-04:00 >2013-10-28T11:29:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/db/dbeztnfiu9ymwpk0.jpg" width="514" height="774" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br> Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> For today, we'll be featuring PennDesign Department of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania.<br> Fun fact: The poster's designer, WeShouldDoItAll also designed the lecture poster for the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/83057730/get-lectured-university-of-arkansas-fall-13" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Arkansas</a>.<br><br><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> All events begin at <strong>6:30 pm</strong>, unless noted.</p> <p> <strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>September 9</strong></em><br><strong>Michel Rojkind</strong> / Founding Partner, Rojkind Arquitectos<br> at the Lower Gallery</p> <p> <strong><em>September 16</em><br> Toshiko Mori</strong>, <strong>FAIA</strong> / Principal - Toshiko Mori Architect, Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture, Harvard University Graduate School ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/83288532/get-lectured-carnegie-mellon-university-fall-13 Get Lectured: Carnegie Mellon University Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-03T12:55:00-04:00 >2014-05-08T21:03:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i9/i9bik2le4tii447t.jpg" width="514" height="291" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br>Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture is our featured lectured series for Thursday.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p><p>All lectures begin at <strong>6:30 pm</strong> and are free and open to the public. Note each lecture's locations.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em><strong>September 16</strong></em><br><strong>Maria Aiolova</strong> / Terreform ONE, New York<br><strong>"Urbaneering Cities"</strong><br>at <strong>Carnegie Museum of Art Theate</strong>r: 4400 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh<br>Alan H. Rider Distinguished Lecture<br><br><em><strong>September 23</strong></em><br><strong>Peter Rich /</strong> Peter Rich Architects, Johannesburg<br><strong>"Learnt in Translation"</strong><br>at <strong>Kresge Theatre</strong>: located in Carnegie Mellon College of Fine Arts building<br>Alan H. Rider ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/47636266/the-new-barnes-foundation-building-soulful-self-assured-and-soaked-with-light The New Barnes Foundation Building: Soulful, Self-assured, and Soaked with Light Archinect 2012-05-07T14:18:00-04:00 >2012-05-07T14:28:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9a/9a7e3317958e0f5fb2ceba3f87819c6f.jpg" width="514" height="339" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Beginning on May 19th, people will see the Barnes collection not where Barnes intended it to be seen, but in a new building designed by the New York architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien. This building won&rsquo;t please the absolutists, the people we should probably call Barnes fundamentalists, because nothing would please them short of a return to the way things were. But it really ought to please everybody else, because&mdash;to cut to the chase&mdash;the new Barnes is absolutely wonderful.</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/9540881/the-decorated-shed-a-farm-goes-from-crops-to-candelabras The Decorated Shed - A Farm Goes From Crops to Candelabras Paul Petrunia 2011-06-11T10:36:10-04:00 >2011-06-11T10:37:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/om/omwqxwm4ut6zhifg.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>AT the Farm, iron chairs wear mink coats, candelabras sprout from picnic tables and crystals hang from the trees. Despite these bedazzlements, the property &mdash; 150 rolling acres 15 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh &mdash; is not exactly Pennsylvania&rsquo;s version of the Petit Hameau.</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>