Archinect - News 2014-04-16T00:16:47-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/98026451/david-chipperfield-rebuild-by-design-finalists-and-aia-housing-award-recipients-are-among-this-week-s-winners David Chipperfield, Rebuild by Design finalists, and AIA Housing Award recipients are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-04-14T13:58:00-04:00 >2014-04-14T15:57:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/me/mecbb67vrfme57w9.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent competition-winning projects, commissions, and awards on <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that we think are worth checking out.</p><p>Here's Recap #4 for the week of April 7-11, 2014:</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moved_to_care_competition_winners_highlight_the_importance_of_safe_hea/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Moved to Care competition winners highlight the importance of safe healthcare for all</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ru/ru7pgjei94ccmxb3.jpg"></p><p>No matter what country you live in, everyone deserves access to safe and secure healthcare. Re-emphasizing this global issue is <a href="http://www.buildingtrustinternational.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Building Trust International</a>'s <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/competition/moved_to_care/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Moved to Care competition</a>, which sought feasible design solutions for a portable healthcare facility for high-demand regions in Southeast Asia.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_final_proposals_of_the_shortlisted_rebuild_by_design_teams/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>The final proposals of the 10 shortlisted Rebuild by Design teams</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/17/17szho8a198ntmsh.jpg"></p><p>The 10 Rebuild by Design finalist teams -- including <a href="http://www.big.dk/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BIG</a>, <a href="http://www.wxystudio.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WXY</a> + <a href="http://www.west8.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">West 8</a>, <a href="http://www.oma.eu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OMA</a>, <a href="http://www.sasaki.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sasaki Associates</a>, <a href="http://www.interboropartners.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Interboro Partners</a> -- spent the past eight months doing intensive research and engaging with local communities to find local and resilient solutions to rebuild the Eastern Seaboard cities affected by Hurricane Sandy.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/ten_recipients_for_the_2014_aia_housing_awards/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Ten reci...</strong></a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97583873/ten-recipients-for-the-2014-aia-housing-awards Ten recipients for the 2014 AIA Housing Awards Justine Testado 2014-04-08T19:30:00-04:00 >2014-04-14T19:26:05-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wq/wqwu6njt4z574sif.jpg" width="514" height="616" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>There's no place like a good home, simple as that. The AIA announced 10 recipients for the 2014 Housing Awards, which promotes the value of good housing and excellence in housing design. The jury gave awards in four categories: One/Two Family Custom Housing, One/Two Family Production Housing (none selected this year), Multifamily Housing and Special Housing.</p></em><br /><br /><p><strong>ONE/TWO FAMILY CUSTOM HOUSING</strong></p><p>Pictured above: Sol Duc Cabin (Seattle) by Olson Kundig Architects</p><p>Informal House (South Pasadena, CA) by Koning Eizenberg Architecture, Inc.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/so/soyq6bhoaeu24183.jpg"></p><p>Kicking Horse Residence (British Columbia) by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e5/e5kguuftnr3vqpeq.jpg"></p><p>Park Passive (Seattle) by NK Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zn/zn9ir0yte7u430xi.jpg"></p><p>Topo House (Wisconsin) by Johnsen Schmaling Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h5/h5n3sy291ekdnh9p.jpg"></p><p><strong>MULTIFAMILY LIVING</strong></p><p>221 Broadway (San Antonio) by Lake|Flato Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8f/8f466n3fot6ie5xr.jpg"></p><p>Cherokee Studios (Los Angeles) by Brooks + Scarpa</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qr/qrg39hsf9x1twsy3.jpg"></p><p>Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments (Oakland, CA) by Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sg/sgu6csb1z4jy6xtm.jpg"></p><p>28th Street Apartments (Los Angeles) by Koning Eizenberg Architecture, Inc.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hb/hbtkrmudpabibxdk.jpg"></p><p>Sweetwater Spectrum Community (Sonoma, CA) by Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/92/92t47du4c5d35syv.jpg"></p><p>Further info on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/ten_recipients_for_the_2014_aia_housing_awards/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97566131/moved-to-care-competition-winners-highlight-the-importance-of-safe-healthcare-for-all Moved to Care competition winners highlight the importance of safe healthcare for all Justine Testado 2014-04-08T13:56:00-04:00 >2014-04-14T19:14:21-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b4/b4fp8ljygzot99mn.jpg" width="514" height="364" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>No matter what country you live in, everyone deserves access to safe and secure healthcare. Re-emphasizing this global issue is Building Trust International's Moved to Care competition, which sought feasible design solutions for a portable healthcare facility for high-demand regions in Southeast Asia.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Out of over 200 registered entrants, a U.S. multidisciplinary team consisting of Patrick Morgan, Jhan&eacute;a Williams, and Simon Morgan won the Professional category. The jury also selected nine honorable mentions from around the world.</p><p>For the Student category, &lsquo;REFLEX&rsquo; by Christopher Knitt (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA) was named the winner along with four honorable mentions.</p><p>Check out the winning entries below.</p><p><strong>Professional category winner:&nbsp;</strong> <strong>Patrick Morgan M-Arch, Simon Morgan MPH and Jhan&eacute;a Williams M-Arch (USA)</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c8/c8lmya110wzdcwvb.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lv/lvb1nljnli1zc937.jpg"></p><p><strong>Student category winner: "REFLEX" by Christopher Knitt (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA)</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vl/vlvhl91gsrq3m7zx.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/an/anx40mhll9mc3gqq.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vi/vihfdr5sql5eb36l.jpg"></p><p>Learn more about the projects on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/moved_to_care_competition_winners_highlight_the_importance_of_safe_hea/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97496121/evolo-skyscrapers-2-now-available-for-pre-order eVolo Skyscrapers 2 now available for pre-order Justine Testado 2014-04-07T17:17:00-04:00 >2014-04-07T19:35:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xi/xivwe2qf8oyji22u.jpg" width="514" height="622" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Need inspiration to prepare for next year's <a href="http://www.evolo.us/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">eVOLO</a> Skyscraper Competition? eVOLO's latest publication,<em> EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS 2 </em>is <a href="http://shop.evolo.us/product/evolo-skyscrapers-2-limited-edition-book" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">now available for pre-order</a> throughout April! Only 1,000 copies worldwide are in stock.</p><p>As the follow-up to <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/33335726/evolo-skyscrapers-limited-edition-book" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the acclaimed first edition,</a> the hardcover, 628-page book showcases 150 of the best skyscraper submissions to the popular eVOLO Skyscraper Competition from the past few years.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gt/gt3durknyasn8gab.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ap/apg5rv5ik2ycp2qg.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8p/8pr1hfv86gz56d8p.jpg"></p><p>These reimagined super-tall structures explore technological advances, sustainable systems, and the establishment of new urban and architectural solutions to solve economic, social, and cultural problems of the world's contemporary cities.</p><p><strong>Click <a href="http://shop.evolo.us/product/evolo-skyscrapers-2-limited-edition-book" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a> to order.</strong> Orders will ship out in May.</p><p>For more eVOLO on Archinect, click <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/71983/evolo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97487247/rolex-arts-finalists-wing-rdhs-and-suralark-are-among-this-week-s-winners Rolex Arts finalists, Wingårdhs, and SuralArk are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-04-07T17:15:00-04:00 >2014-04-07T19:35:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7v/7v4mxpumtvx8zleo.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent competition-winning projects, commissions, and awards on <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that we think are worth checking out.</p><p>Check out Recap #3 for the week of March 31-April 4, 2014:</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/peter_zumthor_selects_4_architecture_finalists_for_rolex_arts_initiative_20/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Peter Zumthor selects 4 architecture finalists for Rolex Arts Initiative 2014-2015</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/x3/x3apnz3aht6q02fk.jpg"></p><p>Four finalists still have a chance to win the prestigious one-year architecture mentorship in the <a href="http://rolexmentorprotege.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rolex Arts Initiative 2014-2015</a> with 2009 Pritzker Prize laureate <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/peter_zumthor_named_architecture_mentor_for_rolex_arts_initiative/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Peter Zumthor as architecture mentor</a>.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/results_of_the_rome_motorino_check_point_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Results of the Rome Motorino Check Point competition</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t5/t5upo0y6ik9vmmx9.jpg"></p><p>Zoom, zoom! Riding a Vespa scooter has long been a common means of transportation in Rome. However, figuring out designated parking for the vehicle isn't anything new either. Check out the ideas students worldwide sent to the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/competition/rome_motorinio_check_point/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rome Motorino Check Point (RMCP) competition</a> to address this issue.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/a_ltas_winning_intergenerational_residence_proposal_in_rennes_france/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>a/LTA&rsquo;s winning Intergenerational Residence proposal in Rennes, France</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/su/suseo45fabaweyp2.jpg"></p><p>Open communal living and the integration of urban structures and ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97280083/wing-rdhs-wins-statoil-competition-in-norway-beats-sn-hetta-oma-and-norman-foster Wingårdhs wins Statoil competition in Norway, beats Snøhetta, OMA and Norman Foster Justine Testado 2014-04-04T21:22:00-04:00 >2014-04-14T07:33:05-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/to/tobr522xnm24euav.jpg" width="514" height="177" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>"E = mc&sup2;" by Swedish firm Wing&aring;rdhs was the winning solution in an invited competition to redesign the Forus West building of major energy company Statoil in Sandnes, Norway. Statoil will now further develop its plans for the new building based on Wing&aring;rdhs&rsquo; proposal and clarify significant regulation issues before further progress is done.</p></em><br /><br /><p>From 48 applications worldwide, the invited teams consisted mostly of Norwegian names and a few famous ones: <a href="http://archinect.com/snohetta" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sn&oslash;hetta</a> (NO); <a href="http://archinect.com/fosterandpartners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Foster + Partners</a> (UK) with Space Group (NO); and <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/9423148/helen-hard" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Helen &amp; Hard</a> (NO) with SAHAA (NO). <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/382/oma" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OMA</a> (NL) was also invited but withdrew shortly before the competition deadline, much to the jury's disappointment.</p><p>Here's a glimpse of Wing&aring;rdhs&rsquo; proposal:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u6/u6jsj2dbym8fr2z0.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/79/79voq0xahfnxmcui.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w3/w37ztxggpci6qmgk.jpg"></p><p>See the jury's evaluation and other details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/wingardhs_wins_statoil_competition_in_norway_beats_snohetta_oma_and_foster/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96962252/shigeru-ban-3xn-oma-are-among-this-week-s-winners Shigeru Ban, 3XN & OMA are among this week's winners Justine Testado 2014-03-31T18:52:00-04:00 >2014-03-31T19:02:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/x3/x3b41dd7dkxn7snr.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every Monday, we highlight some of the most recent competition-winning projects, commissions, and awards on <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> from the previous week that we think are worth checking out.</p><p>Check out Recap #2 for the week of March 24-28, 2014:</p><p><strong><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/recipients_name_named_as_2014_pritzker_prize_laureate/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shigeru Ban named as 2014 Pritzker Prize Laureate</a></strong><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q0/q0yajltji1ej5un0.jpg"></p><p>Japanese architect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/17679/shigeru-ban-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shigeru Ban</a> was announced as the 2014 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize on March 24. Ban will be the seventh Japanese architect to become a laureate of the Pritzker Prize, widely regarded as "the Nobel Prize" in the architecture profession.</p><p><strong><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_latest_fenn_young_designers_award_design_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Winners of the latest FYDA competition redefine the library for today&rsquo;s digital age</a></strong><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1h/1h3wu7e00uynx3ag.jpg"></p><p>In the latest edition of the Fenn Young Designers Award (FYDA) International Design Competition from Bangkok, over 300 submissions from young creatives ages 18-33 submitted designs that redefine the library for today's technological times.</p><p><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/3xn_to_design_entertainment_complex_for_dreamcenter_in_shanghai/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>3XN to design entertainment complex for DreamCenter in Shanghai</strong></a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gl/glz4fcz654ilten4.jpg"></p><p>DreamWorks Animation recently commissioned <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/12533/3xn-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">3XN</a> to design an enter...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96732426/winning-projects-of-the-2014-u-s-wood-design-awards Winning projects of the 2014 U.S. Wood Design Awards Justine Testado 2014-03-28T18:35:00-04:00 >2014-04-03T21:27:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fv/fvdp0l88ilu4amb5.jpg" width="514" height="677" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The winners of the WoodWorks 2014 U.S. Wood Design Awards sure know how to prove wood as a versatile material in architecture. Out of 140 entries -- the most the competition has ever received -- the jury selected nine of the most outstanding projects in wood architecture. During the recent ceremony at the Southeast Wood Solutions Fair in Charlotte, NC, awards were given in nine categories. Four Regional Winners were also awarded.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Check out the winning projects below</p><p>(Above) <strong>Institutional Wood Design: James and Anne Robinson Nature Center in Columbia, MD. </strong>Architect &ndash; GWWO, Inc./Architects</p><p><strong>Green Building with Wood: Biomass Heating Plant, Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, CT&nbsp; </strong><br>Architect &ndash; Centerbook Architects and Planners</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/in/ino9on48gokhehmc.jpg"><br><br><strong>Wood School Design: Cascades Academy of Central Oregon in Tumalo, OR&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong><br>Architect &ndash; Hennebery Eddy Architects, Inc.<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d9/d9hffpij7shs81uu.jpg"></p><p><strong>Commercial Wood Design: Federal Center South &ndash; Building 1202 in Seattle, WA&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong><br>Architect &ndash; ZGF Architects LLP&nbsp;<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8b/8bw48xg9izm7rpyc.jpg"></p><p><strong>Innovative Wood Engineering:&nbsp; Promega Feynman Center, &ldquo;The Crossroads&rdquo; in Madison, WA</strong>.<br>Architect &ndash; Uihlein&#8208;Wilson Architects, Inc.<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/79/79p91n7ewn1q6dww.jpg"></p><p><strong>Beauty of Wood: Reed College Performing Arts Building in Portland, OR</strong><br>Architect &ndash; Opsis Architecture<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qy/qykxnt1l8skt25sn.jpg"><br><br><strong>Jury's Choice Award: Habiframe, Inc. Tornado Storm Shelter in Memphis, TN&nbsp;</strong><br>Architect &ndash; Habiframe, Inc.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rh/rhfe84zdc44aj0na.jpg"></p><p><strong>Multi-Story Wood Design: Bullitt Center in Seattle, WA</strong><br>Architect &ndash; The Miller Hull Partnership<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ro/ro4967mei10mk7ef.jpg"></p><p><strong>Traditional Use of Wood: Muckleshoot Smokehouse in Auburn, WA...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96568028/oma-wins-axel-springer-berlin-hq-competition OMA wins Axel Springer Berlin HQ competition Justine Testado 2014-03-26T15:17:00-04:00 >2014-03-31T21:03:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xr/xrehjctrvlfm7ffy.jpg" width="514" height="419" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The wait is finally over. After a unanimous decision from the jury, Rem Koolhaas of OMA has the winning design for the new Berlin Media Campus of German publishing house Axel Springer. OMA's concept won against those of two notable finalists, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and Buro Ole Scheeren. A contract will be issued once it has been decided if and when the construction project can be implemented.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pi/pi8ih1424gkjdneg.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qv/qvt5i5amwk7x6etz.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pv/pvgjp4ckt0id9iye.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/oma_wins_axel_springer_berlin_hq_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96417639/bustler-news-recap-1 Bustler News Recap #1 Justine Testado 2014-03-24T20:12:00-04:00 >2014-03-24T21:11:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pl/plpqrajjcrm2vc7w.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Starting today, every Monday we'll highlight a few <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> News posts from the previous week that we think are worth checking out. We'll also include a selection of Bustler's most recent competition listings.</p><p>Here's Recap #1 for the week of March 17-21, 2014:<br><br><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_dubai_architecture_school_tower_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Winners of the Dubai Architecture School Tower competition</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1c/1cpptncnjaijj0c0.jpg"></a><br>In the&nbsp;[AC-CA] Dubai Architecture School Tower ideas competition, student and professional participants were challenged to design an iconic and progressive educational environment for architecture students in Dubai.<br><br><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/a_closer_look_into_the_winning_canakkale_antenna_tower_competition_entry/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>A closer look into the winning &Ccedil;anakkale Antenna Tower Competition entry</strong></a><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d3/d3pwjtqf3sfixbh7.jpg"><br>From the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/94825752/winning-results-of-the-anakkale-antenna-tower-competition-in-turkey" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&Ccedil;anakkale Antenna Tower Competition results</a> featured earlier this month, <a href="http://www.powerhouse-company.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Powerhouse Company</a> + <a href="http://www.internationaldesign.nl/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IND (Inter.National.Design)</a> gave more detail into their winning proposal.<br><br><a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/grant_mudford_to_receive_julius_shulman_institute_excellence_in_photography/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Grant Mudford to receive 2014 Julius Shulman Institute Excellence in Photography Award</strong></a><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qi/qiz6n7r2072lauia.jpg"><br>Grant Mudford was named the 2014 recipient of the <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/event/wuho_jsi_photography_award/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julius Shulman Institute Excellence in Photography Award</a>. The award highlights an ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96426490/2014-smibe-not-so-big-data-challenge-opens-march-28 2014 SMIBE - NOT SO BIG DATA challenge opens March 28 Justine Testado 2014-03-24T19:33:00-04:00 >2014-03-25T18:48:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5u/5u5xxot1bue831pu.jpg" width="514" height="691" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Tell your story about the built environment as a one-minute moving infographic for the <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/competition/2014_smibe_moving_infographic_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2014 SMIBE Moving Infographic Competition, "NOT SO BIG DATA"</a>.</p><p>Starting this Friday, you can submit a moving-image story that investigates, explores, and of course can entertain the design community about the social, environmental, political, technological, and economic issues that should be discussed -- all within 60 seconds.</p><p>Submissions should not exceed 1 minute in duration and can be produced in any motion image medium. Entry is free.<br><br>Participants -- whether individually or in groups -- may submit entries on <a href="http://vimeo.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Vimeo</a> beginning <strong>March 28, 2014</strong> and ending <strong>May 16, 2014</strong>. All entries must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time on May 16, 2014.</p><p>The winner will receive a cash prize of $250.</p><p>To learn more, visit <a href="http://smibe.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">smibe.net</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96120397/2014-evolo-skyscraper-competition-winners 2014 eVolo Skyscraper Competition Winners Justine Testado 2014-03-20T20:19:00-04:00 >2014-03-25T09:38:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0n/0ngrg2wi493qn1j7.jpg" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The winners for the 9th annual eVolo Skyscraper Competition have finally been revealed! The sky is indeed the limit for the popular worldwide competition, which gave participants complete freedom with their skyscraper designs. Imaginative ideas aside, entrants also had to examine the skyscraper's definition, purpose, and potential in the 21st century.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Out of 525 entries from 43 countries in all continents, the Jury awarded three winners and 20 Honorable Mentions.</p><p><strong>1st place: "Vernacular Versatility" by Yong Ju Lee - U.S.</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mt/mtkn98w5p8673qp2.jpg"><br><br><strong>2nd place: "Car and Shell: or Marinetti&rsquo;s Monster" by Mark Talbot and Daniel Markiewicz - U.S.</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/64/64mlkt1ww8rkeisi.jpg"><br><br><strong>3rd place: "Propagate Skyscraper" by YuHao Liu and Rui Wu - Canada</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/78/7843uxf47ucchxtm.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/2014_evolo_skyscraper_competition_winners" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p><p>Click the thumbnails below to see the Honorable Mentions.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/95641228/cabin-design-results-for-cfi-s-international-sustainable-architecture-competition-new-brunswick Cabin design results for CFI’s International Sustainable Architecture Competition, New Brunswick Justine Testado 2014-03-14T15:15:00-04:00 >2014-03-17T18:54:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kc/kc5km9nsxyusyj0m.jpg" width="514" height="503" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>If designing cabins is your thing, maybe you can find ideas from the Community Forest International's International Sustainable Architecture Competition in New Brunswick, Canada...The submissions presented new approaches to cabin design, but the jury decided "The Whaelghinbran Nomadic Cabin", by recent master's graduate Nathan Fisher from Toronto, was most suitable to be built at CFI's developing Rural Innovation Campus.</p></em><br /><br /><p>1st Prize &ndash; The Whaelghinbran Nomadic Cabin. Designer: Nathan Fisher, B.Arch Sci, M.Arch (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nv/nvxe629ei5olqrwk.jpg"><br><br>1st Runner Up &ndash; Acadian Abstraction. Designer: Belle Stone, BA, M.Arch (New York, NY, USA)<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fi/fiojp8x00lcgg7oq.jpg"></p><p>Judge&rsquo;s Award for Architectural Poetry &ndash; Hearth. Designers: Kyle Schumann, B.Arch &amp; Katie MacDonald, B.Arch (Los Angeles, California, USA)<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9o/9obuc83vbsijngd9.jpg"><br><br>People&rsquo;s Choice Award &ndash; Marlice. Designers: Alice Dupin, M.C.E, M.Arch and Marion Filliatre, M.C.E, M.Arch (Paris, France)<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ju/juy5k130wca9mwsb.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/results_of_the_cfi_cabin_design_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/95359093/results-of-the-dallas-connected-city-design-challenge Results of the Dallas Connected City Design Challenge Justine Testado 2014-03-10T19:37:00-04:00 >2014-03-18T16:49:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o2/o2tyyp17tdf4cott.jpg" width="514" height="279" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A city that is connected -- in all senses of the word -- is a good city. The finalists of the Dallas Connected City Design Challenge offered numerous solutions in how Downtown Dallas can be linked to the Trinity River. To guarantee a variety of ideas for Dallas' future development, the competition invited submissions in a Professional Stream and an Open Stream. Three Professional and 4 Open entries won.</p></em><br /><br /><p><strong>Professional Stream finalists (selected by jury):</strong></p><p>Stoss + SHoP, Boston, MA: "HyperDensity/HyperLandscape"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4v/4vdxa3db5wkf15j9.jpg"><br><br>Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura, Barcelona, Spain: Dallas: "Downtown &amp; Trinity"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zr/zr3uvud2152tmija.jpg"><br><br>OMA*AMO, New York, NY: "2Rivers/2Datums"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nh/nha3x67gmtk79o5m.jpg"></p><p><strong>Open Stream finalists (selected by jury and public voting):</strong></p><p>Kohki Hiranuma of Kohki Hiranuma Architect &amp; Associates, Osaka, Japan: "Forest"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p5/p5ostfq2jk35max4.jpg"><br><br>Bogdan Chipara of Constanta, Romania: Bridging<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u7/u7bfo4vp2xjfkq5t.jpg"><br><br>Raik Thonig and Marius Kreft of University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas: "Baroque Forest"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7b/7bq91uium0ntefun.jpg"><br><br>McLain Clutter of University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan: "Incentive Network"<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vm/vmpiho1q6a45db11.jpg"><br>For more details, head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/results_of_the_dallas_connected_city_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/95349418/mvrdv-s-shiny-collection-building-for-museum-boijmans-van-beuningen-rotterdam MVRDV’s shiny Collection Building for Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam Justine Testado 2014-03-10T17:17:00-04:00 >2014-03-17T20:20:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ro/rogc661n3nq6odnh.jpg" width="514" height="242" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>MVRDV has the winning proposal to design the Collection Building for the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam. The bowl-like public art depot will let the public see the ins and outs of the museum's daily activities, and also let private art collectors store their own collections in ideal museum conditions. Completion of the project is expected in 2017.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/68/68yjier43sxr6zdx.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g3/g3jrmf0cxf3p9f1n.jpg"><br><br>Diagrams:<br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rn/rngzhle92thszgbm.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/25/25dtj3qqpjnf2mu3.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/mvrdv_wins_collection_building_for_museum_boijman_van_beuningen_rotter/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/95060128/winning-team-chosen-to-build-2nd-architectural-folie-of-the-21st-century-in-montpellier Winning team chosen to build 2nd “Architectural Folie of the 21st century” in Montpellier Justine Testado 2014-03-06T21:22:00-05:00 >2014-03-31T02:53:38-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cw/cwnz09o6hayjbvu7.jpg" width="514" height="678" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The "folie" continues with the winning team that will build a new "Architectural Folie of the 21st Century" for Montpellier, France. The team -- which includes Sou Fujimoto Architects, Nicolas Laisn&eacute; Associates, and Manal Rachdi Oxo Architects as the architects -- won the closed competition with their project, "Arbre Blanc" (White Tree), a 10,000 m&sup2; mixed-use tower...</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qf/qfdocqdep83x319x.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8n/8npgfs7lcmn4smuz.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sr/sr8hgp4y0d1clz7m.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2h/2hafsn51ysv8zb9d.jpg"><br><br>Drawings:</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h1/h11ktzt70rtjwd74.jpg"><br><br><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1t/1thgm9boz5idbiet.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winning_team_chosen_to_build_2nd_architectural_folie_of_the_21st_century_in" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p><p><em>Copyright image + plans + documents: SOU FUJIMOTO ARCHITECTS + NICOLAS LAISNE ASSOCIES + MANAL RACHDI OXO ARCHITECTS + FRANCK BOUTTE CONSULTANTS + Rendering by RSI-STUDIO</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/94825752/winning-results-of-the-anakkale-antenna-tower-competition-in-turkey Winning results of the Çanakkale Antenna Tower competition in Turkey Justine Testado 2014-03-03T21:23:00-05:00 >2014-03-10T23:06:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o3/o38pwzc5ovp921t0.jpg" width="514" height="546" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Results are out for the &Ccedil;anakkale Antenna Tower competition, Turkey's first international competition since 1997. After being shortlisted in Stage Two, Powerhouse Company &amp; IND (Inter.National.Design) won 1st Prize out of 8 finalist teams, including renowned names like Sou Fujimoto and Sn&oslash;hetta. The city's government plans to have the 100-meter broadcasting tower completed in 2015. The Colloquium and Award Ceremony will take place on March 15 in &Ccedil;anakkale.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Below is the complete list of finalist rankings.</p><p>Pictured above: <strong>1st Prize: Powerhouse Company &amp; IND (Inter.National.Design)</strong></p><p><strong>2nd Prize: Sn&oslash;hetta &amp; &Ouml;zer/&Uuml;rger Architects &amp; Battle Mccarthy</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vs/vscmlqm31emtkvrr.jpg"><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>3rd Prize: AL_A</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sy/sydtzcamuu2g2s4j.jpg"><br><br><strong>1st Mention: TEGET (Te&#287;et Mimarl&#305;k. Consultants: Yonca &Ccedil;eltik&ccedil;i, Mehmet Okutan, Muharrem Akbulut, L&uuml;tfi Kutluay, &Ouml;yk&uuml; Kocaman)</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rm/rm8ioqz2gaw6oyew.jpg"><br><br><strong>2nd Mention: Ian Ritchie Architects &amp; Arup</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3s/3sfkbn5d5thw524m.jpg"><br><br><strong>3rd Mention: FR-EE/Fernando Romero Enterprise &amp; KOTU+MAPmx Studio &amp; Werner Sobek</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g6/g6eo4nhhyfm1qbbo.jpg"><br><br><strong>4th Mention: Sou Fujimoto &amp; Aecom</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1s/1sloiphs78ggijpx.jpg"><br><br><strong>5th Mention: OLAF GIPSER &amp; ARUP &amp; Deniz Aslan</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u8/u8zibkbhy33rkmn8.jpg"><br><br>Head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winning_results_of_the_canakkale_antenna_tower_competition_in_turkey/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> for more details.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/93810515/mecanoo-and-martinez-johnson-chosen-to-redesign-mlk-library-in-d-c Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson chosen to redesign MLK Library in D.C. Justine Testado 2014-02-18T15:38:00-05:00 >2014-02-24T22:00:24-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lw/lw12jzcc41vycego.jpg" width="514" height="284" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Alas! The winning team to renovate the historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library has been selected. That team would be Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson, who won over notable finalists Patkau + Ayers Saint Gross and STUDIOS + Freelon. Upon contract approval, Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson will begin working with library staff and consultants to finalize the new library's design scheme.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/05/05u4iayjqs436p9x.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mm/mmjnyfnj41hayso5.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4i/4i08xt2tg8kdxmv4.jpg"><br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/mecanoo_and_martinez_johnson_chosen_to_redesign_mlk_library_in_d.c/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/93726830/aiany-enya-reveals-winning-ideas-for-queensway-connection-competition AIANY ENYA reveals winning ideas for QueensWay Connection competition Justine Testado 2014-02-17T13:57:00-05:00 >2014-02-24T18:31:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3n/3nkrjm6wol9ead2y.jpg" width="514" height="198" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Plans for building a new QueensWay are moving forward. The AIANY Emerging New York Architects (ENYA) Committee revealed the winners of QueensWay Connection: Elevating the Public Realm. The biennial competition brought in ideas from around the globe on how to transform an abandoned railway into an urban greenway as a community space for nearby neighborhoods in Queens, New York.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Out of 120 proposals from 28 countries, the jury selected the following winners:</p><p><strong>ENYA Prize, US$5,000:</strong> The Queensway Steps by Carrie Wilbert (Paris, France)<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8w/8wghy8pg7v6yrp7v.jpg"><br><br><strong>2nd Prize, US$2,500:</strong> Queens Billboard by Nikolay Martynov (Basel, Switzerland)<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q3/q3kqefqo813n82g8.jpg"></p><p><strong>3rd Prize, US$1,000</strong>: Make It! Grow It! by Song Deng (Toronto, Canada)<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yx/yx4qipg9d05u27rf.jpg"></p><p><strong>Student Prize, US$1000:</strong>&nbsp; EBB &amp; Flow by Jessica Shoemaker (Albuquerque, NM, USA)<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tp/tpwx54p3alvmx7ul.jpg"></p><p><strong>Honorable Mention:&nbsp;</strong> Upside Down Bridge by Hyuntek Yoon (Queens, NY, USA)<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3l/3lf28jwcidwkdbe8.jpg"></p><p>For more details, head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/aiany_enya_reveals_winning_ideas_for_queensway_connection_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/93446523/120-hours-2014-competition-prepares-for-feb-17-launch 120 HOURS 2014 competition prepares for Feb. 17 launch Justine Testado 2014-02-14T14:45:00-05:00 >2014-02-14T14:48:11-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m9/m9z1wdvw5eif0hnf.jpg" width="514" height="373" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>120 Hours</em> is a choice competition for students who love&nbsp;&mdash; or perhaps need&nbsp;&mdash; an extra dose of adrenaline rushing through their blood. As its name states, the competition challenges participants to solve a complex and socially relevant problem in exactly 120 hours, or 5 days. 120 Hours 2014 begins once the assignment is revealed on Monday, Feb. 17 at 14:00 (GMT+1) and ends on Saturday, Feb. 22. Three winning proposals will be selected.&nbsp;<br><br>120 Hours has grown immensely since its inception in 2010. Last year's edition brought in a record-breaking 420 student teams from 103 Universities in 44 countries. For 2014, the <em>120 Hours </em>group hopes to have the winning submission realized.</p><p>This year's jury features:</p><ul><li>Ellen van Loon - OMA partner and 120 Hours jury leader</li><li>Nanne de Ru - co-founder of Powerhouse Company and director of The Berlage</li><li>Eva Franch i Gilabert - director of Storefront for Art and Architecture; founder of office of architectural affairs</li><li>Alfredo Brillembourg - Urban Think-Tank founding ...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/93446440/twenty-teams-listed-for-doe-solar-decathlon-2015-at-oc-great-park Twenty teams listed for DOE Solar Decathlon 2015 at OC Great Park Justine Testado 2014-02-13T15:08:00-05:00 >2014-02-14T00:31:21-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ki/kiux0wv039mjyrpm.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The Department of Energy revealed the 20 collegiate teams that will participate in the 2015 Solar Decathlon, which will take place at the OC Great Park in Irvine, CA once again.</p><p>Collegiate teams are given two years to build solar-powered, energy-efficient houses that are also affordable and show innovative design. The Department of Energy judges each team's project in 10 categories.</p><p>Twelve new teams and eight returners are listed to compete for 2015:</p><ul><li>California Polytechnic State University</li><li>California State University, Sacramento</li><li>Clemson University</li><li>Crowder College and Drury University</li><li>Lansing Community College and Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University</li><li>Missouri University of Science and Technology</li><li>New York City College of Technology</li><li>Oregon Institute of Technology and Portland State University</li><li>Stanford University</li><li>State University of New York at Alfred College of Technology and Alfred University</li><li>Stevens Institute of Technology</li><li>University of Florida, National University of Singa...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/93320193/top-three-teams-prep-for-final-design-presentation-of-mlk-library-renovation Top three teams prep for final design presentation of MLK Library renovation Justine Testado 2014-02-10T20:19:00-05:00 >2014-03-10T13:55:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lg/lgh8po9yuw3ngjp8.jpg" width="514" height="171" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington D.C. is one step closer to finding the architectural team for its major renovation project -- and competition is stiff [...] After submitting their proposals, the top three teams will have one final presentation to persuade the review panel and the public this Saturday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. in the MLK Library's Great Hall.</p></em><br /><br /><p><strong>Team 1: Mecanoo + Martinez and Johnson</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o2/o2nhohavkpnh05a3.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lt/ltrsjpnbcqb64tyd.jpg"><br><br><strong>Team 2: Patkau + Ayers Saint Gross</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q6/q6pexdlxq03hle0k.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/82/82bqrywocug87mjh.jpg"></p><p><strong>Team 3: STUDIOS + Freelon</strong><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m6/m6sdzohs4umh3el2.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ra/ra31u8halgt3ey6e.jpg"></p><p>Get more details about each project on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/finalist_design_ideas_for_mlk_jr._memorial_library_renovation/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/93012878/winners-of-emerging-voices-2014 Winners of Emerging Voices 2014 Justine Testado 2014-02-06T19:16:00-05:00 >2014-02-10T19:20:32-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tj/tjaoja822kre0fbt.jpg" width="514" height="334" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Architectural League of New York announced today the eight winners of Emerging Voices 2014. The prestigious invite-only, portfolio competition recognizes emerging and potentially influential firms and individuals based in the U.S., Canada, or Mexico. This year's winners were selected by the jury for their alternative forms of practice and entrepreneurial spirit, as well as their accomplishments in the design and academic communities.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The winners are:</p><p><strong>Pictured above: David Benjamin, The Living, New York</strong><br><br>Related: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/92921888/yap-winner-the-living-selected-to-re-design-moma-ps1-s-courtyard-this-summer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">YAP winner The Living selected to re-design MoMA PS1's courtyard this summer</a></p><p><strong>Joyce Hwang, Ants of the Prairie, Buffalo</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sz/szcgvvavomf2g5jg.jpg"></p><p><strong>Salvador Mac&iacute;as Corona and Magui Peredo Arenas, Estudio Mac&iacute;as Peredo, Guadalajara</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ua/uavold6ca3abq45m.jpg"><br><br><strong>Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello, Rael San Fratello, Oakland</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zp/zpgo8e8ea3c5kezm.jpg"><br><br><strong>Mauricio Rocha Iturbide and Gabriela Carrillo Valadez, TALLER |MauricioRocha+GabrielaCarrillo|,&nbsp; Mexico City </strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mq/mqjmap2itrudmg1x.jpg"><br><br><strong>Basar Girit, Aleksey Lukyanov-Cherny, Wes Rozen, and Bradley Samuels, SITU Studio, Brooklyn</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q4/q4ndawu1woor13uu.jpg"><br><br><strong>Geoff di Girolamo, James Lord, and Roderick Wyllie, Surfacedesign, Inc., San Francisco</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/di/diyu68o4xr5kn74s.jpg"><br><br><strong>Betsy Williamson, Shane Williamson, and Donald Chong, Williamson Chong Architects, Toronto</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dw/dw08eb26y7l1fwpp.jpg"><br><br>Learn more about them on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_emerging_voices_2014/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92992659/runner-up-proposals-by-estudio-lunar-for-e12-kosovo-and-e12-germany Runner-up proposals by Estudio Lunar for E12 Kosovo and E12 Germany Justine Testado 2014-02-06T12:52:00-05:00 >2014-02-10T19:20:13-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c8/c8pslr14a76pofho.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Here comes our first Europan 12 project of this week -- and it's a double whammy. Rotterdam-based Estudio Lunar scored runner-up for both the Gjilan site in E12 Kosovo (which had no declared winner) and for Regionale 2016 in E12 Germany.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a glimpse into the team's proposals</p><p><strong>"Welcome to Urban Wellness!" - E12 Kosovo, Gjilan</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ho/hobvygw71zsx2x1v.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pu/puhd5hbfgw286eos.jpg"><br><br><strong>"Kein Land f&uuml;r alte M&auml;nner" - E12 Germany, Regionale 2016</strong><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tk/tkjugi0l4ko6cjnk.jpg"><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2c/2co3fpb0gtvtzw1a.jpg"><br><br>Find more about both proposals on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/runner-up_proposals_by_estudio_lunar_for_e12_kosovo_and_e12_germany/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92787451/xml-s-arts-pavilion-proposal-for-the-west-kowloon-cultural-district XML’s Arts Pavilion proposal for the West Kowloon Cultural District Justine Testado 2014-02-04T00:01:00-05:00 >2014-02-10T19:21:17-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fn/fnrzroq5rvnrfswq.jpg" width="514" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In light of the recent conclusion of the Arts Pavilion Design Competition for Hong Kong's developing West Kowloon Cultural District, Dutch design practice XML shared their competition entry "A&sup2;" with us. Although they were met with stiff competition and didn't place, their proposal is still worth knowing about.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Catch a glimpse of how XML would've designed the pavilion.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gs/gso4zm9q7eam1h2c.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zq/zqges0dwsx9mgd0e.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pi/pi6ccm2knvytik3j.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cu/cuhgb4uckobbgqiw.jpg"><br><br>Find more project details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/xmls_arts_pavilion_proposal_for_the_west_kowloon_cultural_district/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92786647/winners-of-the-west-kowloon-cultural-district-arts-pavilion Winners of the West Kowloon Cultural District Arts Pavilion Justine Testado 2014-02-03T20:45:00-05:00 >2014-02-10T19:53:36-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c5/c5skm5fzrypz4ziq.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Development plans for Hong Kong's West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD) continue to grow with the recently concluded Arts Pavilion Design Competition, wherein the new waterfront pavilion will become the main exhibition space for the to-be-built M+ Museum. The new Arts Pavilion is set to be built by 2015.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The jury chose three prize winners out of 100 submissions:</p><p><strong>1st Prize: VPANG architects ltd + JET Architecture Inc + Lisa Cheung </strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wq/wqosi5bxob8ldcwc.jpg"></p><p><strong>2nd Prize: ROGERSPARTNERS and Arthur C. S. Kwok Architects &amp; Associates </strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pj/pjwy5p0p72h3iwjy.jpg"><br><br><strong>3rd Prize: Hestia &amp; Vish Limited</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zg/zgjm3fe6r0snsasi.jpg"><br><br><strong>Six honorable mentions were also selected:</strong> Matheson Whiteley and Andrew Lee King Fun &amp; Associates Architects Ltd; ESKYIU and LEAD; O Studio Architects Limited with ARCA Limited; J&auml;gnef&auml;lt Milton with Leigh &amp; Orange Ltd; David Kohn Architects with TFP Farrells; and Nina Lesser, Michel Chung, Man Hok Wai, Nic Banks, Glory Wang.</p><p>Find additional details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_west_kowloon_cultural_district_arts_pavilion/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92768096/arkitektgruppen-cubus-1st-place-entry-of-the-mo-i-rana-waterfront-competition Arkitektgruppen Cubus’ 1st-place entry of the Mo i Rana Waterfront competition Justine Testado 2014-02-03T15:18:00-05:00 >2014-02-03T15:19:00-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ew/ewoixswfk7s83zxo.jpg" width="514" height="212" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Norwegian firm Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS from Bergen won first prize for the Mo i Rana Waterfront competition. The competition sought for solutions to link Mo i Rana in Northern Norway to the nearby fjord and railway -- both major transit systems that connect Mo i Rana to neighboring towns and the rest of the world.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/b6/b6k3u6rwgqnx24y2.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ze/zew5yz7lfxiuedvj.jpg"><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2b/2b0atrgs3x4eg0bs.jpg"><br><br>Find full details of the project on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/arkitektgruppen_cubus_1st-place_entry_of_the_mo_i_rana_waterfront_competiti/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92549774/seed-award-winners-for-excellence-in-public-interest-design SEED Award winners for Excellence in Public Interest Design Justine Testado 2014-01-31T18:58:00-05:00 >2014-02-03T14:11:37-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ae/aea52zy0voycjyrm.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The winners were recently announced in the fourth annual SEED Awards for Excellence in Public Interest Design. The SEED Awards acknowledges design projects that highlight pressing social, environmental, and economic issues in the world. Winning projects received a US$1,000 honorarium and an all-expenses-paid trip for one team representative to present at the Structures for Inclusion conference in New York City on March 22-23, 2014.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The jury selected six winning projects:</p><p>Pictured above: <strong>Towns Association for Environmental Quality Green Building Headquarters</strong>, Sakhnin, Israel<br><br><strong>Comunidad Ecologica Saludable</strong>, Puenta Piedra, Lima, Peru<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zm/zmb9fq2c41uu9266.jpg"><br><br><strong>Can City, </strong>Sao Paulo, Brazil<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ww/wwrw6pdug7r9sxf8.jpg"><br><br><strong>Manica Football for Hope Centre, </strong>Bairro Vumba (Vumba neighborhood), Manica, Mozambique&nbsp;<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1a/1apa1ehegkegbwn1.jpg"><br><br><strong>Community How-To-Guides, </strong>Detroit, MI, USA&nbsp;<img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jb/jbe03v506pcnc4ny.jpg"></p><p><strong>The Potty Project</strong>, New Delhi, India&nbsp;<br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ni/ni8vakguz9syst6m.jpg"><br><br>Three honorable mentions were also awarded to:<strong> Dimen Kam Minority Cultural Heritage in China</strong>, Dimen, China; <strong>Walk [Your City]</strong>, Raleigh, NC; and <strong>People Organizing Place</strong>, Dallas, Texas.<br><br>Find out more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/seed_award_winners_for_excellence_in_public_interest_design/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92538516/six-winners-for-the-2014-new-practices-new-york-competition Six winners for the 2014 New Practices New York competition Justine Testado 2014-01-31T15:28:00-05:00 >2014-02-03T19:29:39-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5r/5rkmilvvo647yjei.jpg" width="514" height="411" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The AIANY New Practices Committee officially announced the winners of the 2014 New Practices New York competition at the Center for Architecture in New York this week. The portfolio competition acknowledges young architecture and design firms and promotes their innovative work. Qualified firms had to be founded no earlier than 2004 and be based in New York City's five boroughs.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Out of 64 entries, the jury selected six winners:</p><p>Pictured project above: <strong>NAMELESS Architecture</strong></p><p><strong>Bittertang</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mn/mno53c48ewkh9c71.jpg"><br><br><strong>dlandstudio architecture + landscape</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/52/529ynl26yr2628x7.jpg"><br><br><strong>Fake Industries Architectural Agonism</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/95/95jvb7nbk01uofqa.jpg"><br><br><strong>form-ula</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s5/s5fejzcsrfoep68j.jpg"><br><br><strong>PARA-Project</strong><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/60/605jbo1k2m8tc9g6.jpg"><br><br>Find out more about each winner on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/six_winners_for_the_2014_new_practices_new_york_competition/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.<br><br><em>Images courtesy of the 2014 New Practices New York competition.</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92461305/kamjz-s-maritime-bike-terminal-entry-for-kinmen-passenger-service-center-competition KAMJZ’s Maritime & Bike Terminal entry for Kinmen Passenger Service Center competition Justine Testado 2014-01-30T15:30:00-05:00 >2014-02-03T18:16:31-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d7/d7nui9g110e4zifn.jpg" width="514" height="274" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As a follow up to our latest update on the Port of Kinmen Passenger Service Center International Competition&rlm;&lrm; in Kinmen, Taiwan, KAMJZ from Poland shared with us their "Maritime &amp; Bike Terminal" entry. The team's proposal changes up the port terminal structure into a hybrid complex that links water system transportation and good ol' biking.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/d6/d6mur6w2pbyrcryl.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7e/7e9d9zrhtindpecj.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5h/5hevna8mw4d4sjha.jpg"><br><br>Find more details on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/kamjzs_maritime_bike_terminal_entry_for_kinmen_passenger_service_center_com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p>