Archinect - News 2016-02-09T11:07:16-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/137510594/joshua-prince-ramus-of-rex-wins-100k-2015-marcus-prize Joshua Prince-Ramus of REX wins $100K 2015 Marcus Prize Justine Testado 2015-09-25T20:15:00-04:00 >2015-09-28T22:18:42-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jf/jf7fgt47watxxi9r.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Widely hailed in the architects-under-50 bracket, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1887657/rex" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">REX</a> founding principal and president Joshua Prince-Ramus will receive the sixth Marcus Prize, as announced today by the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/13338/university-of-wisconsin-milwaukee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee</a> School of Architecture and Urban Planning (SARUP). The prize is awarded to architects who have demonstrated at least 10 years of exceptional practice and show a "strong trajectory to greatness", as SARUP describes.</p><p>In addition to the $100,000 cash prize, Prince-Ramus will make scheduled visits to SARUP and participate in public lectures and and workshops during the spring 2016 semester. He'll also be leading a graduate design studio at the school alongside Adjunct Associate Professor, Matt Jarosz. There isn't much detail about the studio at the moment, but it will deal with specific architectural challenges with the intent to bring about long-term benefits to Milwaukee&rsquo;s urban fabric.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/j5/j5ughr2rl6iws6ic.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/yh/yh4ozxu6olm9d4rw.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3e/3e8ejs4scxlbyu4p.jpg"><br><em>From top to bottom: Necklace Residence; Seattle Central Library; AT&amp;T Performing Arts Center Dee and ...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/76696711/marcus-prize-2013-awarded-to-sou-fujimoto Marcus Prize 2013 awarded to Sou Fujimoto SARUPUWM 2013-07-10T02:08:00-04:00 >2013-07-15T20:06:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w5/w58w7c7gjo6cnqwl.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning Announces the Recipient of the 2013 Marcus Prize</p> <p> Milwaukee, WI, July 3, 2013. International architect <a href="http://www.sou-fujimoto.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sou Fujimoto</a> has been awarded the fifth Marcus Prize, an architectural prize offered worldwide to recognize architects &lsquo;on a trajectory to greatness.&rsquo;&nbsp; This $100,000 award, supported by the Marcus Corporation Foundation and administered by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning, includes a cash prize to the recipient and supports a design studio at the school that will be collaboratively led by Fujimoto. He was selected from a pool of international nominees, all who were required to demonstrate at least ten years of proven, exceptional practice.</p> <p> On June 19, 2013, a six-person jury convened in Milwaukee to select the 2013 Marcus Prize recipient.&nbsp; Brian Lee, FAIA, Partner, Skidmore, Owings &amp; Merrill, Chicago; William Menking, Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Archi...</p>