Archinect - News 2014-08-29T22:33:36-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/59580321/design-for-the-sn-hetta-aecom-warriors-arena-is-unveiled Design for the Snøhetta / AECOM Warriors Arena is Unveiled Archinect 2012-10-18T19:59:00-04:00 >2012-10-18T20:00:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zn/zn35elatmeztjpmh.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The building&rsquo;s exact design is not final, but Craig Dykers of Sn&oslash;hetta said it would be a lozenge-shaped building constructed with a fa&ccedil;ade primarily consisting of semi-opaque glass with a whitish frit, or dotted, pattern. The exterior is meant to make the building translucent and light-colored but also environmentally friendly by limiting some of the direct sunlight streaming in, he said.</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/56095480/golden-state-warriors-select-sn-hetta-and-aecom-as-architecture-team-to-build-new-arena-on-sf-waterfront Golden State Warriors Select Snøhetta And AECOM As Architecture Team To Build New Arena On SF Waterfront Archinect 2012-08-27T16:39:00-04:00 >2012-08-27T16:40:06-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/04/04190dd4e7bbd3c1e64fb9a66c3a64ca.jpg" width="514" height="220" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;Sn&oslash;hetta&rsquo;s extensive experience with ambitious waterfront projects and its world-class architects&rsquo; familiarity with San Francisco through their work on the SFMOMA expansion was a huge factor in our decision,&rdquo; said Joe Lacob, Co-Executive Chairman and CEO of the Warriors. &ldquo;All you have to do is look at what they&rsquo;ve done for the new National Opera House in Oslo and the Great Library of Alexandria in Egypt to see what is possible at Piers 30-32.&rdquo;</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>