Archinect - News 2014-04-24T07:27:00-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/96097035/get-lectured-risd-spring-14 Get Lectured: RISD, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-03-20T13:46:00-04:00 >2014-03-20T16:52:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6q/6q0bov3yb426y7nm.jpg" width="514" height="794" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><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></strong><br><br>Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em> 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>Today's poster features the Spring '14 lecture series at the Rhode Island School of Design, School of Architecture.</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>Listed below are upcoming lectures only. Events will take place from 6:30-8 pm at the Bayard Ewing Building, Room 106.</p><p><em>April 7</em><br><strong>Vikram Pakrash</strong></p><p><em>April 21</em><br><strong>SHoP Architects</strong></p><p><em>May 5</em><br><strong>Ana Alem&aacute;n + Axel Paredes</strong> / paredes+alem&aacute;n arquitectos</p><p>For more event details, click <a href="http://architecture.risd.edu/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/87160816/go-design-s-winning-proposal-for-the-billy-taylor-challenge GO Design’s winning proposal for the Billy Taylor Challenge Justine Testado 2013-11-22T19:07:00-05:00 >2013-11-23T06:53:09-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bx/bxcz72w8gx80kuc4.jpg" width="514" height="273" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>GO Design, a London-based studio founded by architect Go Sugimoto, sent us their proposal for the Billy Taylor Challenge that they recently won. The competition challenged participants to design a renovation plan for the former house of Billy Taylor, an influential mentor figure for the local youth community in Providence, Rhode Island. After his passing in 1987 at the age of 27, his house was abandoned until it was donated to the Billy Taylor Project.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2z/2zbrrss2b2p9guwf.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jd/jd87pvwmujlmhdbx.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w5/w5z9qhzv8e43rrxh.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ts/ts0o4aa90oss82sn.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tt/tt0jj37017855a2p.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>Images via go-design.co.</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/69786096/providence-ri-takes-grand-prize-at-mayors-challenge Providence, RI Takes Grand Prize at Mayors Challenge Alexander Walter 2013-03-20T19:59:00-04:00 >2013-03-20T21:06:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c2/c2ba33d0610325c4ecc2e8ac2690a12c.jpg" width="514" height="134" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Providence, Rhode Island was recently selected as America's most innovative city at the nationwide Mayors Challenge, taking home the $5M-Grand Prize for its idea "Providence Talks." The Mayors Challenge, hosted by Bloomberg Philanthropies, is a competition to inspire American cities to generate innovative ideas that solve major challenges and improve city life - and that ultimately can be shared with cities across the nation.</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>