Archinect - News 2015-11-29T14:29:48-05:00 Five teams shortlisted for Town Branch Commons in Lexington, Kentucky Archinect 2012-11-26T15:15:00-05:00 >2013-02-06T18:48:59-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="272" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A public symposium will be held in February where the final proposals will be displayed. The final design will be chosen by a jury. "People can expect some high-level proposals", said Speaks. "We will be the beneficiaries, and the city will get a high-quality project."</p></em><br /><br /><p> The lead firms on each of the five teams are:</p> <ul><li> Civitas, a Denver-based firm of architects, urban designers and planners</li> <li> Coen+Partners, a landscape architecture practice based in Minneapolis.</li> <li> Inside Outside, a design firm with offices in Amsterdam, Netherlands, that addresses interior and exterior space.</li> <li> JDS / Julien De Smedt Architects, which focuses on architecture and design from large-scale planning to furniture, based in Copenhagen, Denmark.</li> <li> SCAPE / Landscape Architecture, a landscape architecture and urban design studio in New York City.</li> </ul><p> <strong>UPDATE: </strong><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCAPE Wins Lexington Town Branch Commons Competition</a></p>