Archinect - News 2016-10-22T19:38:37-04:00 Grab 'Em by the Brick: The winning designs behind the Stirling Prize, the Aga Khan Award, and the other Trump border competition, on Archinect Sessions #85 Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-10-13T16:40:00-04:00 >2016-10-16T22:59:33-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="421" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>We discuss the latest big news from the awards-world of architecture, as we saw <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Caruso St John take home the Stirling Prize</a> for their Newport Street Gallery, and the&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aga Khan Award</a>&nbsp;recipients ranged from a female Muslim starchitect to lesser-known female Muslim architects. We also take a slanted look at the hilarious winners of the satirical <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">"Good Walls Make Good Neighbors, Mr. Trump"</a> ideas competition.</p><p>Listen to&nbsp;episode 85 of&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect Sessions</strong></a>, "Grab 'Em by the Brick":</p><ul></ul><ul><li><strong>iTunes</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Click here to listen</a>, and click the "Subscribe" button below the logo to automatically download new episodes.</li><li><strong>Apple Podcast App (iOS)</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="pcast://" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to subscribe</a></li><li><strong>SoundCloud</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to follow Archinect</a></li><li><strong>RSS</strong>: subscribe with any of your favorite podcasting apps via our RSS feed:&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></li><li><strong>Download</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this episode</a></li></ul><p></p><p>This episode is sponsored by AIA Advantage Partner, BQE Software, and the makers of ArchiOffice. ArchiOffice is the only Office and Project Management Software built with the needs of arch...</p> 2016 Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners revealed Justine Testado 2016-10-03T17:48:00-04:00 >2016-10-09T23:38:41-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The 2016 winners have been revealed for the honorable Aga Khan Award for Architecture...Starting out with 348 nominations for the 2014-2016 cycle, the independent Master Jury shortlisted 19 competitive projects this past May. Following rigorous deliberation, the jury finally selected the six winning projects, which...include a children's library in Beijing, a spirituality refuge in Dhaka, and the Zaha Hadid-designed Issam Fares Institute, to name a few.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a glimpse of the winning projects:</p><p>Bait ur Rouf Mosque | Dhaka, Bangladesh<br>Architect: Marina Tabassum Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Hutong Children&rsquo;s Library and Art Centre | Beijing, China<br>Architect: ZAO / standardarchitecture / Zhang Ke</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Superkilen |&nbsp;Copenhagen, Denmark<br>Architects: BIG &ndash; Bjarke Ingels Group, Topotek 1 and Superflex</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Tabiat Pedestrian Bridge | Tehran, Iran<br>Architect: Diba Tensile Architecture / Leila Araghian, Alireza Behzadi</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Issam Fares Institute |&nbsp;Beirut, Lebanon<br>Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Friendship Centre | Gaibandha, Bangladesh<br>Architect: Kashef Chowdhury / URBANA</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Learn more about each project <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p><p>Previously:</p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners announced</a></p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Winners of the 2010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture Announced</a></p> 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners announced Alexander Walter 2013-09-09T19:50:00-04:00 >2013-09-16T23:02:55-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="867" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The prestigious Aga Khan Awards for Architecture program has announced the 2013 winners at a ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal. Established in 1977, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture is given every three years to recognize all types of building projects that positively affect today&rsquo;s built environment in communities in which Muslims have a significant presence.</p></em><br /><br /><p> The five projects selected by the 2013 Master Jury are:</p> <ul><li> Islamic Cemetery in Altach, Austria by Bernardo Bader Architects</li> <li> Revitalization of Birzeit Historic Center in Birzeit, Palestine by Riwaq - Center for Architectural Conservation</li> <li> Rehabilitation of Tabriz Bazaar inTabriz, Iran by ICHTO East Azerbaijan Office</li> <li> Rabat-Sal&eacute; Urban Infrastructure Project in Rabat, Morocco by Marc Mimram Architecture</li> <li> Salam Center for Cardiac Surgery in Khartoum, Sudan by Studio Tamassociati</li> </ul>