Archinect - News 2016-05-06T14:49:45-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/148270911/turning-the-ugliest-building-in-liverpool-into-an-exemplar-of-public-health Turning the “ugliest building in Liverpool” into an exemplar of public health Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-02-16T13:20:00-05:00 >2016-02-27T23:06:10-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mj/mj6x5ciuy2sl1ir6.jpg" width="514" height="308" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>work has finally started on an ambitious &pound;335m redevelopment of Merseyside&rsquo;s largest hospital. And the ambition is not simply to tackle a building that has outstayed its usefulness; it is to make the whole city healthier and wealthier too. [...] In place of the current &ldquo;American suburban&rdquo; model of a huge building and surrounding parking, it will return to a &ldquo;European&rdquo; model of a cluster of buildings with public spaces in between them [...] &ldquo;The centre will feel like a public square.</p></em><br /><br /><p>More renovations from the healthcare sector:</p><ul><li><a title="Perkins+Will selected to design Northwestern University Research Building on old Prentice site" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/88755843/perkins-will-selected-to-design-northwestern-university-research-building-on-old-prentice-site" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Perkins+Will selected to design Northwestern University Research Building on old Prentice site</a></li><li><a title='Sick people in Scandinavia can check into these "patient hotels" as hospital alternatives' href="http://archinect.com/news/article/141016474/sick-people-in-scandinavia-can-check-into-these-patient-hotels-as-hospital-alternatives" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sick people in Scandinavia can check into these "patient hotels" as hospital alternatives</a></li><li><a title="Construction kicks off for Steven Holl-designed Maggie's Centre Barts in London" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/129348666/construction-kicks-off-for-steven-holl-designed-maggie-s-centre-barts-in-london" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Construction kicks off for Steven Holl-designed Maggie's Centre Barts in London</a></li><li><a title="Last Word: Lost in Limbo" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/52553640/last-word-lost-in-limbo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Last Word: Lost in Limbo</a></li><li><a title="Architecture offers new prescriptions for building health" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/27127905/architecture-offers-new-prescriptions-for-building-health" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture offers new prescriptions for building health</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/104407067/2014-riba-stirling-prize-shortlist-is-revealed 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist is revealed Justine Testado 2014-07-17T15:48:00-04:00 >2014-07-22T18:10:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/k9/k99hzfpjebnys8zg.jpg" width="514" height="491" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>It's that time of year again. Six buildings were just announced for the 2014 shortlist of the prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize for best new building in the UK. Each contender will be judged particularly for its design excellence and its significance in the evolution of architecture and the built environment.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d5/d5fwq6ead6dytsba.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i8/i8xc0q4lsr3ilzb2.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0j/0jcdmp76uhwdmlfe.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bp/bpgly1r9shwt06gn.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9g/9gyqkdl6yb5ihpsk.jpg"></p><p>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/2014_riba_stirling_prize_shortlist_is_revealed/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/13353127/3xn-designed-museum-of-liverpool-to-launch-july-19th 3XN-Designed Museum of Liverpool to Launch July 19th Alexander Walter 2011-07-14T14:22:00-04:00 >2012-10-01T15:17:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eb/eb1ckk912shaweke.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The new Museum of Liverpool, designed by Copenhagen-based 3XN, will open its doors to the public next week Tuesday, July 19. The dynamic low-rise structure is the largest National Museum to be built in the UK in over 100 years and is situated on a UNESCO World Heritage Site next to Liverpool&rsquo;s famous &rsquo;Three Graces&rsquo;.</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>