Archinect - News 2017-08-18T10:58:03-04:00 Forbes portraits David Rockwell on his 30th firm anniversary Alexander Walter 2014-12-26T12:54:00-05:00 >2014-12-27T19:54:02-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="526" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>David Rockwell has got the art of theatrics down pat. His world is a stage complete with cuts, scene changes, sequences and transitions, where he is the director presiding over the action between performer, audience and space. [...] &ldquo;The emphasis on arrival, procession, lighting and the all-encompassing power of a live theatrical experience have really impacted how I think about my designs.&rdquo; He counts on his audiences buying in emotionally to his designs [...].</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Watch the trailer for "Briefly", a short film on the creative brief Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-09-22T15:18:00-04:00 >2014-09-22T15:24:07-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="363" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>Briefly</em>, a new documentary short film by Tom Bassett (<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bassett &amp; Partners</a>), explores the relationship between creative professionals and the brief. Featuring interviews with <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Frank Gehry</a>, Yves Behar (Fuseproject), David Rockwell&nbsp;(<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rockwell Group</a>), Maira Kalman, John C Jay (Weiden + Kennedy) and John Boiler (72 &amp; Sunny),&nbsp;<em>Briefly</em>&nbsp;tries to understand the secrets behind a compelling brief, and its potential to innovate.</p><p>The full film <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">will be available online</a> on September 30.</p> IIDEXCanada 2014 expo to feature David Rockwell and Daniel Libeskind as keynote speakers Justine Testado 2014-09-03T17:43:00-04:00 >2014-11-19T15:52:41-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="434" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IIDEXCanada</a>, the country's national architecture and design expo and conference, will be celebrating its 30th anniversary at the Metro Toronto Convention Center, North Building on December 3-4.</p><p>The two-day event will include over 350 exhibitors, over 50 accredited seminars, and special feature exhibitions on multiple disciplines in the architecture and design community -- making the expo a great big opportunity to network, exchange ideas, and socialize. Another thing to make note of: <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">David Rockwell</a> and <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Daniel Libeskind</a> are this year's keynote speakers.</p><p>"Attendees include professionals from the fields of interior design, architecture, construction, project management, property management, facility management, real estate, development, lighting, healthcare, hospitality, institutional, education, workplace, landscape, retail, industrial, textile and materials. Our 350 exhibitors feature products and services in the same fields...The event embodies all areas of design, real estate and con...</p> Otto + David Rockwell Archinect 2012-08-31T18:37:00-04:00 >2012-09-01T02:36:21-04:00 <img src="" width="546" height="346" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;I think the age of totally specific specialization as a designer is less interesting. I think what&rsquo;s more interesting is to merge different interests and passions and invent something new.&rdquo; - David Rockwell, Rockwell Group</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> The Architecture of the Great GoogaMooga: David Rockwell Dishes on the Food Festival's "Carny" Design Archinect 2012-05-22T14:02:00-04:00 >2012-05-22T14:03:36-04:00 <img src="" width="570" height="380" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After 26 years of designing restaurants in New York City, David Rockwell has become a go-to for gourmands. [...] This weekend, however, Rockwell showed off his set-design skills at Googa Mooga, the massive two-day outdoor food festival that debuted Saturday in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>