Archinect - News 2014-10-23T04:07:20-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/103801214/editor-s-picks-375 Editor's Picks #375 Nam Henderson 2014-07-09T19:31:00-04:00 >2014-07-11T13:37:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wk/wk5amnthnglev6op.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Inspired by the 2014 Venice Biennale curated by Rem Koolhaas, <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/14977736/esther-sperber" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Esther Sperber</a>&nbsp;penned the <strong>Op-Ed</strong> in which she argues that contemporary architecture must shift&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/103324398/op-ed-from-ex-cite-to-in-cite-reflecting-on-rem-s-biennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">From (EX)CITE to (IN)CITE</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;In response <strong>Thayer-D</strong> wrote "<em>There's no rule that says architects can't stimulate both the senses and the intellect, as many great architects have done in the past, yet it's architecture's public nature that makes it imperative to not lose sight of how most people engage with it, and that is not through words</em>".<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/justine.testado" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Justine Testado</a>&nbsp;posted the news,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103107452/zaha-hadid-wins-the-design-museum-s-designs-of-the-year-award-2014" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Zaha Hadid wins the </a><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103107452/zaha-hadid-wins-the-design-museum-s-designs-of-the-year-award-2014" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">D</a><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103107452/zaha-hadid-wins-the-design-museum-s-designs-of-the-year-award-2014" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">esign Museum&rsquo;s Designs of the Year Award 2014</a>.&nbsp;Despite (or perhaps due to?) some critics, <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/1906872/donna-sink" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Donna Sink</a>&nbsp;commented&nbsp;"<em>I think all the criticism Zaha is getting for her stance on human rights is totally appropriate and deserved. &nbsp;And I have very mixed feelings about her body of work. But I find this building in particular hard to resist - it's just gorgeous. Perfectly balanced</em>".</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h4/h40o089rxrlbf2yp.jpg"></p><p><a href="http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/blog/hy-fi-the-livings-local-sustainable-10000-brick-mushroom-tower-at-moma-ps1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Creators Project</a><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103170947/interview-with-david-benjamin-creator-of-moma-ps1-s-hy-fi-mushroom-tower" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> interviewed David Benjamin</a>, creator of MoMA PS1's...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103170947/interview-with-david-benjamin-creator-of-moma-ps1-s-hy-fi-mushroom-tower Interview with David Benjamin, creator of MoMA PS1's "Hy-Fi" Mushroom Tower Archinect 2014-07-01T14:18:00-04:00 >2014-07-03T11:33:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rz/rzww09fmif13163z.jpg" width="514" height="774" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>"[...] In this project, we're using a living organism as a factory. So the living organism of mycellium, or hyphae, which is basically a mushroom root, basically makes our bricks for us. It grows our bricks in about five days with no energy required, almost no carbon emissions, and it's using basically waste&mdash; agricultural byproducts, chopped up cornstalks. This mushroom root fuses together this biomass and makes solid bricks which we can kind of tune to be different properties."</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here are a few more photos of <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/92921888/yap-winner-the-living-selected-to-re-design-moma-ps1-s-courtyard-this-summer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Hy-Fi</em></a>, the locally-sourced, virtually waste-less biostructure by <a href="http://www.thelivingnewyork.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Living</a>, which just debuted in the courtyard of <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/13791/moma-ps1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MoMA PS1</a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u2/u23i64f539jt0c8x.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/45/457s9irnlie021bb.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cb/cbwot8udap283nyk.jpg"></p><p><em>Photos by</em><em> Andrew Nunes.</em></p><p>In the video below, David Benjamin talks with <a href="http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/blog/hy-fi-the-livings-local-sustainable-10000-brick-mushroom-tower-at-moma-ps1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Creators Project</a> about building the structure from&nbsp;agricultural waste and mushroom root, MOMA PS1's interest in sustainability, and how the Hy-Fi could revolutionize waste-less architecture.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92921888/yap-winner-the-living-selected-to-re-design-moma-ps1-s-courtyard-this-summer YAP winner The Living selected to re-design MoMA PS1's courtyard this summer Justine Testado 2014-02-05T15:20:00-05:00 >2014-09-10T13:30:57-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z9/z95wuicbh2dfsvze.jpg" width="514" height="282" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>After winning the 2014 Young Architects Program <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86536719/finalists-for-moma-ps1-2014-young-architects-program" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">out of five finalists</a>, emerging architect David Benjamin and his firm, <a href="http://www.thelivingnewyork.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Living</a> will temporarily transform the outdoor courtyard of MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, New York when the summer season rolls in.<br><br>YAP projects had to provide seating, shade, and water, and also follow guidelines that address environmental issues and sustainability.&nbsp; The Living's proposal, titled "Hy-Fi", will feature circular organic brick towers made of corn stalk and living root structures. Set to open in late June, the temporary installation will be a memorable summer spectacle.<br><br>Here's more detail into the project's design:<br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fe/feutskkfj9ek8a0a.jpg"><br><br>"Using biological technologies combined with cutting-edge computation and engineering to create new building materials, The Living will use a new method of bio-design, resulting in a structure that is 100% organic material. The structure temporarily diverts the natural carbon cycle to produce a building that grows out of nothing but earth an...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/86536719/finalists-for-moma-ps1-2014-young-architects-program Finalists for MoMA PS1 2014 Young Architects Program Justine Testado 2013-11-14T16:58:00-05:00 >2014-09-10T13:32:13-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xl/xluwlup35mvk6z54.jpg" width="514" height="431" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Five finalists were selected this week for the MoMA PS1 2014 Young Architects Program. The annual program gives young emerging architects the chance to develop an innovative, temporary urban installation for the MoMA PS1 courtyard in Long Island City, New York in summer 2014.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The 2014 YAP finalists are:</p><ul><li><a href="http://collective-lok.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Collective-LOK</a> - Jon Lott, William O&rsquo;Brien Jr. and Michael Kubo</li><li><a href="http://www.fakeindustries.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fake Industries Architectural Agonism</a> - Cristina Goberna and Urtzi Grau</li><li><a href="http://lamas.us/US-1" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LAMAS</a> - Wei-Han Vivian Lee and James Macgillivray</li><li><a href="http://pita-bloom.com/ABOUT" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pita + Bloom</a> - Florencia Pita and Jackilin Hah Bloom</li><li><a href="http://www.thelivingnewyork.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Living</a> - David Benjamin</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/86292220/what-if-a-stage-could-transform-and-morph-to-complement-the-music-and-dancers-around-it What if a stage could transform and morph to complement the music and dancers around it? Gravitas 2013-11-11T12:27:00-05:00 >2013-11-11T12:27:13-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sl/sl9tjncsjduyijim.jpg" width="514" height="404" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Principals, a Greenpoint-based design studio, set off to explore that intersection of interactive design and technology with an art installation for MoMA PS1's summer Warm Up series. Hit the jump to see how the Spatium Yamamoto installation grooved to the beat for an unforgettable, psychedelic experience this past summer.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <a href="http://theprincipals.us/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Principals</a> presented their latest interactive installation closing out&nbsp;<a href="http://momaps1.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MoMA PS1</a>'s Summer Warm Up series.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/84929436/moma-s-uneven-growth-tactical-urbanisms-for-expanding-megacities-to-launch-oct-26 MoMA’s “Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities” to launch Oct. 26 Justine Testado 2013-10-24T20:23:00-04:00 >2013-10-28T23:06:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/py/pycto21h9ik584mx.jpg" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> MoMA will launch the first workshop for <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/event/uneven_growth_tactical_urbanisms_for_expanding_megacities/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">"Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities"</a> starting Saturday, Oct. 26 at <a href="http://momaps1.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MoMA PS1</a> in New York City.</p> <p> In this workshop series, <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/event/uneven_growth_tactical_urbanisms_for_expanding_megacities/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">six interdisciplinary teams</a> will propose innovative ways of how to perceive urban growth as a response to the disproportional expansion and its potential consequences in six of the world's metropolises. The workshops will also open these pressing issues to public discussion.</p> <p> The proposals will then be exhibited at the MoMA PS1 in November 2014, the second phase of the Uneven Growth initiative.</p> <p> <strong>More details from the MoMA press release:</strong></p> <p> "The Museum of Modern Art announces a 14-month initiative to examine new architectural possibilities that address the rapid and uneven growth of six global metropolises: New York, Rio de Janeiro, Mumbai, Lagos, Hong Kong, and Istanbul. Organized by Pedro Gadanho, Curator, Department of Architecture and Design, Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megac...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/76320827/yap-maxxi-2013-installation-completed-in-rome YAP MAXXI 2013 Installation Completed in Rome Alexander Walter 2013-07-02T19:42:00-04:00 >2013-07-03T12:47:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vx/vxb2ag4xxoxktdol.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>bam! bottega di architettura metropolitana recently completed He, the winning installation of the Young Architects Program (YAP) MAXXI 2013 in Rome</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously on Archinect:</p> <ul><li> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/67043745/bam-bottega-di-architettura-metropolitana-wins-yap-maxxi-2013" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">bam! bottega di architettura metropolitana wins YAP MAXXI 2013</a></li> <li> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/63348730/yap-maxxi-2013-five-finalists-announced" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">YAP MAXXI 2013: five finalists announced</a></li> </ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/68823676/editor-s-picks-305 Editor's Picks #305 Nam Henderson 2013-03-05T11:42:00-05:00 >2013-03-08T18:47:42-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3t/3t9ebvaqgrtluobt.jpg" width="514" height="681" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>vado retro summed up the design "a box within a box and one box the one inside, the inside box is at an angle. oh and there are trees" but Alex Gomez added "Although the facade is superficial, I feel it will succeed in attracting &lsquo;qualitative and quantitative tourist flows in the area,&rsquo;</p></em><br /><br /><p> <strong>News</strong><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/68531159/bernard-tschumi-presents-grottammare-cultural-center-his-first-project-in-italy" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><br> Over at Bustler.net, Bernard Tschumi Architects unveiled the schematic design for the firm's first work in Italy: ANIMA, a new cultural center in the city of Grottammare</a>. The project has been commissioned by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Ascoli Piceno and the Municipality of Grottammare and is expected to be completed by 2016.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3t/3t9ebvaqgrtluobt.jpg" title=""></p> <p> In the description of the project, it states: &ldquo;<em>Could one design a facade without resorting to formal composition? Could one design a facade that would be neither abstract nor figurative, but formless, so to speak? Our motivation in raising these questions was both economic and cultural: At a time of economic crisis, to indulge in formal geometries made out of complex volumetric curves did not seem a responsible option. The time of &lsquo;Iconism&rsquo; seemed to be over</em>".</p> <p> <strong>vado retro</strong> summed up the design "<em>a box within a box and one box the one inside, the inside box is at an angle. oh and there are trees</em>" but <a href="http://archinect.com/alex-gomez" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alex Gomez</a> added "<em>Although the facade is s...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/68525533/expo-1-new-york-rockaway-call-for-ideas EXPO 1: NEW YORK Rockaway Call for Ideas Archinect 2013-02-28T14:27:00-05:00 >2013-03-01T15:51:10-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/aa/aakbpr4fixpu55q8.jpg" width="514" height="287" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In an effort to foster the creative debate on urban recovery after Hurricane Sandy, MoMA PS1 and MoMA&rsquo;s Department of Architecture and Design are calling out for ideas to create a sustainable waterfront. Artists, architects, designers, and others are welcome to present ideas for alternative housing models, creation of social spaces, urban interventions, new uses of public space, the rebuilding of the boardwalk, protection of the shoreline, and actions to engage local communities.</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/67111228/my-hair-is-at-moma-ps1-finalist-entry-for-2013-moma-ps1-yap MY HAIR IS AT MOMA PS1 - Finalist Entry for 2013 MoMA PS1 YAP Alexander Walter 2013-02-07T15:08:00-05:00 >2013-07-03T00:23:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/is/issae02mtwyivbtk.jpg" width="514" height="496" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>One very fascinating runner-up for New York's MoMA PS1 YAP is MY HAIR IS AT MOMA PS1 by TempAgency, a collaboration between the two individual offices Kutonotuk (Leena Cho, Matthew Jull) and mcdowellespinosa (Rychiee Espinosa, Seth McDowell).</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/67043745/bam-bottega-di-architettura-metropolitana-wins-yap-maxxi-2013 bam! bottega di architettura metropolitana wins YAP MAXXI 2013 Alexander Walter 2013-02-06T15:08:00-05:00 >2013-07-02T19:58:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pp/pp5mo71ad1lxt2ty.jpg" width="514" height="324" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The installation He by Turin-based studio bam! bottega di architettura metropolitana has been selected as winner of the Young Architects Program (YAP) MAXXI 2013 in Rome.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/63348730/yap-maxxi-2013-five-finalists-announced" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">YAP MAXXI 2013: five finalists announced</a></p> <p> <strong>UPDATE:</strong> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/76320827/yap-maxxi-2013-installation-completed-in-rome" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">YAP MAXXI 2013 Installation Completed in Rome</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/65976393/editor-s-picks-299 Editor's Picks #299 Nam Henderson 2013-01-21T20:32:00-05:00 >2013-01-23T13:23:23-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0r/0rskcxii7zngbwjf.jpg" width="514" height="679" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The New York Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 announced CODA (Caroline O&rsquo;Donnell of Ithaca, New York) as the winner of the annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York...Donna Sink shared "That PS1 installation just looks dull to me" to which Steven Ward responded "i must like dull. actually, i know i do. i'm thinking i'll like its texture and shadow. form".</p></em><br /><br /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/orhan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Orhan Ayy&uuml;ce</a> kicks off 2013 with <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/65557450/fishing-for-architecture-with-john-lurie" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fishing for Architecture with John Lurie</a> the first feature of the New Year. <strong>Orhan</strong> recently had an opportunity to talk with Mr. Lurie about architecture and this conversation resulted over a few days of messaging in cyber space. John initially noted "<em>Man, I really know nothing about architecture</em>" but to <strong>Orhan</strong> that was perfect, as he explained "<em>All the better.. We have dime a dozen architects who are experts but say very little. This is not what you know about it but how you feel in it. It can get technical but that is not I am talking about...Everybody knows or senses something about architecture. Especially a highly visual person like you</em>".</p> <p> <strong>gozion</strong> commented "<em>i share his opinions on the buildings here. (i used to work as a draftsman, back in the days of&nbsp; sitting at a drawing board using pencils, or ink &amp; a rapidograph,,,paper or mylar, not linen, not that far back. i letter really well. i was also really fast. u architects can be murder on yr draf...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/65695507/coda-wins-2013-moma-ps1-young-architects-program CODA Wins 2013 MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program Alexander Walter 2013-01-17T15:32:00-05:00 >2013-01-18T19:19:45-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8r/8rs5mpvhf6l7es54.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The New York Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 today announced CODA (Caroline O&rsquo;Donnell of Ithaca, New York) as the winner of the annual Young Architects Program (YAP) in New York.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Now in its 14th edition, the Young Architects Program at MoMA and MoMA PS1 offers emerging architectural talent the opportunity to design and present innovative projects, challenging each year&rsquo;s winners to develop creative designs for a temporary, outdoor installation at MoMA PS1 that provides shade, seating, and water. The architects must also work within guidelines that address environmental issues, including sustainability and recycling. CODA, drawn from among five finalists, will design a temporary urban landscape for the 2013 Warm Up summer music series in MoMA PS1&rsquo;s outdoor courtyard.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/io/ioz7tt3bii4k9npz.jpg" title=""></p> <p> The winning project, <em>Party Wall</em>, opening at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City in late June, is a pavilion and flexible experimental space that uses its large-scale, linear form to provide shade for the Warm Up crowds, in addition to other functions.</p> <p> The porous fa&ccedil;ade is affixed to a tall self-supporting steel frame that is balanced in place with large fabric containers filled with water, and ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/37387035/air-cleansing-nylon-star-wins-moma-ps-1-courtyard-competition Air-Cleansing Nylon Star Wins MoMA PS 1 Courtyard Competition Archinect 2012-02-08T18:18:00-05:00 >2012-02-10T21:25:06-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h9/h91l0m7kkvd8r0kr.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>New York-based HWKN has been selected for this year&rsquo;s MoMA/PS 1 Young Architects Program. Their proposal, called &ldquo;Wendy,&rdquo; uses standard scaffolding to create a visually arresting object that straddles the three outdoor rooms of the PS 1 courtyard. Tensioned fabric coated in smog-eating paint provides shelter and programming areas including a stage, shower, and misters.</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/28286107/p-s-1-s-would-be-makeover-artists P.S. 1's Would be Makeover Artists Archinect 2011-11-21T19:47:36-05:00 >2011-11-21T19:47:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/73/730a065985fee7c5fd7e7b994c9baf82.jpg" width="500" height="333" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The 2002 [sic] finalists are: AEDS Ammar Eloueini Digit-all Studio, Ammar Eloueini, principal, of Paris and New Orleans, LA; Hollwich Kushner, Matthias Hollwich and Marc Kushner, principals, of New York; I|K Studio, Mariana Iba&ntilde;ez and Simon Kim, principals, of Cambridge, MA; UrbanLab, Martin Felsen and Sarah Dunn, principals, of Chicago; and Cameron Wu of Cambridge, MA.</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/104642/moma-p-s-1-young-architects-program-winner-announced MoMA/P.S. 1 Young Architects Program Winner Announced Quilian Riano 2011-02-16T15:55:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:23:09-05:00 <p> P.S. 1 and the Museum of Modern Art have just announced that Brooklyn-based urban design and planning firm Interboro Partners are the winners of the 2011 Young Architect Program. <a href="http://blog.archpaper.com/wordpress/archives/12947" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AN Blog</a> | <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moma_ps1_maxxi_young_architects_program_2011_-_the_winners/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a><br><img alt="image" name="image" src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_104642.jpg"><br><br> P.S. 1 and the Museum of Modern Art have just announced that Brooklyn-based urban design and planning firm Interboro Partners are the winners of the 2011 Young Architect Program. <a href="http://blog.archpaper.com/wordpress/archives/12947" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AN Blog</a> | <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moma_ps1_maxxi_young_architects_program_2011_-_the_winners/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103366/rome-museum-joins-young-architects-program Rome Museum Joins Young Architects Program Paul Petrunia 2010-12-22T17:26:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:10-05:00 <p> <i>The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 have added a third partner to their jointly run annual Young Architects Program. The two museums will collaborate with MAXXI, the National Museum of the 21st Century Arts in Rome, in this year&rsquo;s competition to transform the courtyard of MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens, for the summer. There will also be a separate installation at MAXXI in Rome.</i><br><img alt="image" name="image" src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_101600.jpg"><br><br><i>The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 have added a third partner to their jointly run annual Young Architects Program. The two museums will collaborate with MAXXI, the National Museum of the 21st Century Arts in Rome, in this year&rsquo;s competition to transform the courtyard of MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens, for the summer. There will also be a separate installation at MAXXI in Rome.</i></p> <p> - <a href="http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/12/22/rome-museum-joins-young-architects-program/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NYT</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/94641/unconfirmed-list-of-ps1-finalists-2010 Unconfirmed List of PS1 Finalists 2010 Javier Arbona 2009-12-17T23:10:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:22-05:00 <p> A list floats on Twitter.<br> According to <a href="http://twitter.com/coreformula" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">coreformula</a> (I can't find verification anywhere else...) the finalists are:<br> so-li: <a href="http://so-il.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://so-il.org/</a><br> BIG: <a href="http://www.big.dk/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.big.dk/</a><br> freecell: <a href="http://www.frcll.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.frcll.com</a><br> Easton+Combs: <a href="http://www.eastoncombs.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.eastoncombs.com/</a><br> William O&rsquo;Brien Jr.: <a href="http://sap.mit.edu/resources/portfolio/obrien/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://sap.mit.edu/resources/portfolio/obrien/</a><br><br> First time the list goes international? (via <a href="http://www.core.form-ula.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">core.form-ula</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/89969/someone-skinned-snuffleupagus Someone Skinned Snuffleupagus bryan boyer 2009-06-26T10:29:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:29-05:00 <p> MOS' PS1 installation is taking shape... looking a bit like <a href="http://www.mos-office.net/account/index?article_id=607" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a hollow mammoth</a>, but in the best way possible. <a href="http://ps1.org/exhibitions/view/296/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Opening is Sunday</a>.<br><img alt="image" name="image" src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_062609_082627.jpg"><br><br> MOS' PS1 installation is taking shape... looking a bit like <a href="http://www.mos-office.net/account/index?article_id=607" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a hollow mammoth</a>, but in the best way possible. <a href="http://ps1.org/exhibitions/view/296/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Opening is Sunday</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/85024/mos-wins-2009-p-s-1-young-architects-program MOS wins 2009 P.S. 1 Young Architects Program Paul Petrunia 2009-01-27T23:47:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:35-05:00 <br><p> The architects Hilary Sample and Michael Meredith (<a href="http://www.mos-office.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MOS</a>) have won the annual competition to transform the courtyard at P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center in Long Island City, Queens. Their project, titled &ldquo;afterparty,&rdquo; is a mix of what could be described as cones, domes, smokestacks, primitive huts, towers or industrial chimneys. <a href="http://bustler.net/index.php/article/mos_wins_2009_ps_1_young_architects_program/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> | <a href="http://spaceinvading.com/entry/project_id/Afterparty,_winner_of_2009_P.S._1__Young_Architects_Program200901271233117867" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SpaceInvaded</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/77139/ps1-time-lapse-construction PS1 Time Lapse Construction Paul Petrunia 2008-07-07T19:22:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:42-05:00 <br><p> Wondering how WorkAC built their <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article.php?id=71061_0_24_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">urban farm for this year's PS1 Young Architects Program</a>? Well, now you can see with <a href="http://publicfarm1.org/index.php?/ongoing/construction-time-lapse/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this lime-lapse video</a>. From WorkAC, "The recording will continue throughout the whole summer and will include the WARM UP parties and the dismantling. We will try and update the time-lapse as often as possible."</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/61844/xefirotarch-refreshed Xefirotarch refreshed Francisco David Boira 2007-07-30T10:08:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:48-05:00 <br><p> Hernan Diaz Alonso's latest flash <a href="http://www.xefirotarch.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">site</a> is finally up and running. Albeit a somewhat quirky interface, the drawings and renderings remain an amazing signature of the house. Be sure to put aside at least 10 minutes of your precious time as there are more than 150 renderings plus another 100 or so drawings (not including lecture and exhibition images). Enjoy. I sure did!<br> &nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/60516/liquid-sky liquid sky Ludwig 2007-07-05T12:31:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:28:55-05:00 <br><p> Flickr is starting to <a href="http://www.flickr.com/search/?s=int&amp;w=all&amp;q=ps1+warmup+2007&amp;m=text" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">get populated</a> with photos of <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/52326791@N00/700715251/in/photostream/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">liquid sky</a>, the <a href="http://www.ball-nogues.com/projects.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ball-Nogues</a> install for the <a href="http://www.ps1.org/ps1_site/content/view/264/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Young Architects Program</a> at P.S.1/MoMA. The <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/fcb/711980433/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WarmUp</a> was <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/fcb/712815586/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">filled</a> to <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/dancetracksdigital/707697981/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">capacity</a>.<br> You can also find the <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/9584397@N07/collections/72157600623763062/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PS1 Poster Series</a> curated by <a href="http://archinect.com/members/profile_view_ind.php?id=8" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Israel Kandarian</a> / Field of Grey<br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article.php?id=58101_0_24_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Previously &gt;</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/58101/installing-the-liquid-sky-at-p-s-1 Installing the Liquid Sky at P.S.1 R Scott Mitchell 2007-05-21T15:22:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:23:38-05:00 <br><p> Well it wasn&rsquo;t a Serra install, but we got to use cranes, there was definitely some choreography and it was at MoMA. Sadly I had to return to L.A last week from the first part of the <a href="http://www.ball-nogues.com/projects.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ball-Nogues</a> install for the Young Architects Program at <a href="http://www.ps1.org/ps1_site/content/view/264/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> P.S.1/MoMA </a>. Some amazing folks were responsible for the success of this first stage. Mark Pollock and the guys from the Stevens Institute have been on the project from the beginning. Jed, Dino, Brittany and the other volunteers were invaluable over many rough days. I've uploaded a few of the <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/8421701@N04/sets/72157600240229424/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">construction images</a>. Much more help will be needed over the next month. If you have any interest in contributing your time please check <a href="http://archinect.com/jobs/description.php?id=55830_0_30_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> here </a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/54704/liquid-sky-in-the-times Liquid Sky in The Times Marlin 2007-03-24T14:06:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:29:04-05:00 <br><p> The New York Times covers Ball Nogues' PS1 victory: &ldquo;We&rsquo;re scrappy,&rdquo; Mr. Nogues said. Mr. Ball added, &ldquo;And we&rsquo;re really poor.&rdquo;<br> But they&rsquo;re not complaining. | <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/24/arts/design/24cour.html?ref=arts" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NYT</a> l <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article.php?id=54625_0_24_0_M" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">related</a> l <a href="/forum/threads.php?id=52673_0_42_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">discussion</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/52661/ps1-names-young-architects-finalists PS1 Names Young Architects Finalists Phillip Crosby 2007-02-16T14:14:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:29:12-05:00 <br><p> Finalists include <a href="http://www.iwamotoscott.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IwamotoScott, San Francisco</a>, <a href="http://www.ball-nogues.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ball-Nogues, Los Angeles</a>, <a href="http://www.gageclemenceau.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gage Clemenceau, NYC</a>, <a href="http://www.mos-office.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MOS, NYC</a> and <a href="http://www.ruyklein.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RuyKlein, NYC</a>. <a href="http://www.archpaper.com/news/2007_0214c.htm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Via</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/21231/xefirotarch-at-ps1 Xefirotarch at PS1 anotherquestion 2005-07-02T03:06:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:29:20-05:00 <br><p> NYArts Magazine offers a critical review of SUR at PS1. <a href="http://www.nyartsmagazine.com/pages/nyam_document.php?nid=934&amp;did=2475" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Read</a><br> &nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/20712/ps1-warmup-sketptics-might-be-surprised-its-really-happening PS1 Warmup. Sketptics might be surprised its really happening. Francisco David Boira 2005-06-22T01:42:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:29:28-05:00 <br><p> After our <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article.php?id=17584_0_23_0_M" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">feature </a>on Hernan Diaz Alonso's PS1 winning entry, questions arose regarding the validity of the project.<br> Check out the pics and new article in <a href="http://www.metropolismag.com/cda/story.php?artid=1437" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Metropolis mag</a><br> And <a href="http://www.calendarlive.com/galleriesandmuseums/cl-ca-xefirotarch19jun19,2,5707752.story" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> LA Times</a><br><br> Be the judge once again.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/20298/get-ready-for-ps1 Get Ready for PS1 Javier Arbona 2005-06-13T09:58:00-04:00 >2013-01-17T16:27:33-05:00 <br><p> Metropolis interviews Hern&Atilde;&iexcl;n D&Atilde;&shy;az Alonso and gives a skeak peak at how the PS1 installation is coming along. <a href="http://www.metropolismag.com/cda/story.php?artid=1437" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">M</a> | <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article.php?id=17584_0_23_0_M" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Feature</a><br><img src="http://www.metropolismag.com/webimages/1437/060105SURProgress.jpg"></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/16930/hernan-diaz-alonso-wins-the-2oo5-ps1-warmup-competition Hernan Diaz Alonso wins the 2oo5 PS1 WarmUp competition. Francisco David Boira 2005-03-31T18:37:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T16:27:06-05:00 <br><p> <a href="http://www.xefirotarch.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Xefirotarch</a> has officially been granted 1st prize in this year's <a href="http://www.ps1.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PS1 MOMA</a> Young Architect's Program. His winning proposal will be built in June and ready for the opening on the 24th.<br> &nbsp;</p>