Archinect - News 2014-04-18T04:20:02-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/94828169/the-met-appoints-beatrice-galilee-as-associate-curator-of-architecture-design The Met appoints Beatrice Galilee as Associate Curator of Architecture & Design Justine Testado 2014-03-03T21:17:00-05:00 >2014-03-10T21:11:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a7/a7vead9daixow9vh.jpg" width="514" height="264" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="https://www.metmuseum.org/%E2%80%8E" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Metropolitan Museum of Art</a> in New York has appointed Beatrice Galilee as the Daniel Brodsky Associate Curator of Architecture and Design for the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, as announced by Museum Director and CEO Thomas P. Campbell.&nbsp;</p><p>Galilee's title is one of two new Museum curatorial positions endowed by and named after the Museum's Chairman, Daniel Brodsky, and his wife Estrellita B. Brodsky, an art historian and specialist in Latin American Art.</p><p>Galilee will begin work at the Museum this spring.&nbsp;</p><p>Here's more background info about Galilee: "Beatrice Galilee is a curator, writer, critic, and lecturer. Most recently, she was chief curator of the 2013 Lisbon Architecture Triennale, Close, Closer, where she presented alternative realms of architectural and spatial practice. She was co-curator at the 2011 Gwangju Design Biennale, Design is Design is Not Design, in South Korea, and the 2009 Shenzhen Hong Kong Bi-city Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism, City Urbanizati...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/76416796/marc-j-neveu-named-executive-editor-of-journal-of-architectural-education Marc J. Neveu Named Executive Editor of Journal of Architectural Education Pascale Vonier 2013-07-05T13:37:00-04:00 >2013-07-06T07:49:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fd/fdfhlkti46wh7ch8.jpg" width="150" height="200" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Marc J. Neveu, Ph.D., of the Wentworth Institute of Technology has been named Executive Editor of the Journal of Architectural Education (JAE) for a four-year term starting July 1, 2013. Neveu has previously contributed to the JAE as a writer, a reviewer, a theme editor, and, most recently, as an Editorial Board member and Associate Editor of Media Strategies. The JAE has been the primary venue for research and commentary on architectural education since it was founded in 1947.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <strong>Washington, D.C., July 5, 2013 </strong>&ndash; Marc J. Neveu, Ph.D., of the Wentworth Institute of Technology has been named Executive Editor of the <em>Journal of Architectural Education </em>(JAE) for a four-year term starting July 1, 2013. Neveu has previously contributed to the JAE as a writer, a reviewer, a theme editor, and, most recently, as an Editorial Board member and Associate Editor of Media Strategies. The <em>JAE</em> has been the primary venue for research and commentary on architectural education since it was founded in 1947. Published twice a year, the <em>JAE</em> is the longest running journal of its kind, with an estimated circulation of over 10,000.</p> <p> &ldquo;As the most important peer-reviewed journal in our field, the <em>JAE</em> plays a fundamental role in the development of emerging faculty as well as providing a place for established academics to shape contemporary issues,&rdquo; says Neveu. His goals for the publication lie in developing both the print and online platforms to advance future scholarship and to lead ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/75959652/elizabeth-richter-chu-faia-elected-2015-aia-president Elizabeth Richter Chu, FAIA, Elected 2015 AIA President Archinect 2013-06-27T10:54:00-04:00 >2013-07-01T20:49:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ue/uelmb8qc7b8we4kf.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Delegates to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) national convention in Denver elected Elizabeth Richter Chu (AIA Corpus Christi) to serve as the 2014 AIA first vice president/president-elect and 2015 AIA president. James Easton Rains, Jr., FAIA, and Thomas V. Vonier, FAIA, will each serve as vice president from 2014 through 2015; and James P. Grounds, AIA, as the Institute&rsquo;s Treasurer from 2014 through 2015.</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/72742224/nbbj-appoints-tim-leberecht-chief-marketing-officer NBBJ Appoints Tim Leberecht Chief Marketing Officer cyost 2013-05-08T08:43:00-04:00 >2013-05-08T12:40:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/22/22ggwfo5i0yqp4zr.jpg" width="514" height="367" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> NBBJ, a global architecture and design firm, today announced that it has appointed Tim Leberecht as its Chief Marketing Officer. Leberecht joins NBBJ from Frog Design where he led the marketing organization from 2006 to 2013 and helped transform the company into one of the world&rsquo;s foremost design and innovation consultancies. He will direct NBBJ&rsquo;s worldwide marketing, business development and communications from the firm&rsquo;s San Francisco office.</p> <p> &ldquo;We&rsquo;re thrilled to have Tim joining us,&rdquo; said NBBJ managing partner Scott Wyatt, FAIA. &ldquo;With his experience positioning Frog Design at the forefront of design innovation, and his continuing mission for brands to provide value, he&rsquo;s exactly the person we were looking for as our first-ever chief marketing officer. His presence here underscores our ambition to become a leading force in transforming human experience and business performance through design.&rdquo;</p> <p> &ldquo;I&rsquo;m honored to join a firm with such a strong legacy, ethos and ambition,&rdquo; said Tim...</p>