Archinect - News 2014-10-24T21:04:38-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/111944486/urban-planners-propose-moving-madison-square-garden-to-nearby-post-office Urban Planners Propose Moving Madison Square Garden to Nearby Post Office dschulz18 2014-10-23T12:22:00-04:00 >2014-10-23T19:37:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vt/vtrgcebu8o6kt1dh.jpg" width="514" height="306" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>If there&rsquo;s one thing that all New Yorkers can agree on it&rsquo;s that Penn Station is pretty awful. And if we&rsquo;re ever going to get a new home for NJ Transit, Amtrak, and the LIRR, Madison Square Garden will have to move (just don&rsquo;t tell any die-hard Rangers fans that).</p></em><br /><br /><p>The Alliance for a New Penn Station is proposing in a new report that the world-famous venue Madison Square Garden be relocated to the nearby Morgan Post Office and Annex, which occupies&nbsp;the block bound by&nbsp;9th and 10th avenues and 28th and 30th streets. They say the mail sorting facility site is large enough to accommodate a new state-of-the-art arena and it's just a quick walk to Penn Station.</p><p>Penn Station was designed&nbsp;for 200,000 passengers a day and now sees 600,000, making a redesign necessary.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91375049/museum-buys-a-frank-lloyd-wright-house-with-plans-to-move-it-from-new-jersey-to-arkansas Museum buys a Frank Lloyd Wright house with plans to move it from New Jersey to Arkansas Archinect 2014-01-16T13:52:00-05:00 >2014-01-22T19:21:33-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1e/1e93c339b2a7ef5878009a2aba24e94d.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has bought a rare Frank Lloyd Wright Usonian house, known as the Bachman Wilson House, located in the Borough of Millstone in Somerset County, New Jersey. Museum officials said the plan is to disassemble the house and move it to Arkansas, where it will be reassembled on the museum&rsquo;s 120-acre grounds, located 25 miles north of Fayetteville.</p></em><br /><br /><p> A year ago <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/68323387/architect-wants-to-relocate-new-jersey-frank-lloyd-wright-to-italy" target="_blank">a potential buyer wanted to move this house to Italy</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91163731/moving-day-a-success-for-uc-berkeley-s-julia-morgan-building Moving day a success for UC Berkeley's Julia Morgan building Archinect 2014-01-13T20:17:00-05:00 >2014-01-20T18:45:12-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ps/ps8bb3e5bofifjlk.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Though Morgan assisted campus architect John Galen Howard with the master plan, Girton Hall is the only building to be designed specifically for the campus by Morgan.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4j/4j2d8534q9kl2csj.jpg" title=""></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/73567232/post-capitalist-city-4-move-winning-projects POST+CAPITALIST CITY 4#Move - Winning Projects Alexander Walter 2013-05-20T14:30:00-04:00 >2013-05-22T23:32:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uq/uq3txc37wlk7w5bv.jpg" width="514" height="363" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The international ideas competition series POST+CAPITALIST CITY has announced the winners of its last quarter, 4#Move. Previous installments focused on the issues of 1#Shop, 2#Work, and 3#Live.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously:</p> <ul><li> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/68460042/post-capitalist-city-3-live-winning-projects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">POST+CAPITALIST CITY 3#Live - Winning Projects</a></li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/61253149/post-capitalist-city-2-work-winning-projects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">POST+CAPITALIST CITY 2#Work - Winning Projects</a></li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/59564818/post-capitalist-city-1-shop-winning-projects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">POST+CAPITALIST CITY 1#Shop - Winning Projects</a></li> </ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/68323387/architect-wants-to-relocate-new-jersey-frank-lloyd-wright-to-italy Architect Wants to Relocate New Jersey Frank Lloyd Wright to Italy Archinect 2013-02-25T14:38:00-05:00 >2013-02-25T14:39:42-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6f/6fdbf74d415e69c859f74bd1207f7266.jpg" width="514" height="248" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Wright aficionado and architect Paolo Bulletti has launched an effort to purchase the 1954 Bachman Wilson House, one of Wright&rsquo;s Usonian Houses in New Jersey, and transport the structure to the town of Fiesole outside Florence.</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/27710745/the-cash-and-carry-house The Cash-and-Carry House anthony dong 2011-11-16T20:11:27-05:00 >2011-11-16T20:40:09-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p6/p668caql2oem8apc.jpg" width="514" height="310" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The house was just $1. The catch? A delivery charge of nearly $22,000. .....Moving a house is, in theory, relatively simple.</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/2383478/neutra-on-a-roll Neutra on a roll Barry Lehrman 2011-04-09T23:21:57-04:00 >2011-04-10T22:51:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mb/mbiq4pc64vvk9m6s.jpg" width="514" height="373" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The 1941 Maxwell house by Richard Neutra, one of Southern California's most celebrated residential architects, is being moved in pieces from Brentwood to a vacant lot in Angelino Heights, the neighborhood near downtown Los Angeles best known for its restored Victorians. Photographer Brian Thomas Jones was on the scene as the first part of the 1,700-square-foot wooden structure made the journey down Sunset Boulevard to its new home.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The LA Times covers the moving of Neutra's Maxwell house.</p>