Archinect - News 2016-07-01T04:13:07-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149948820/what-does-a-1-million-dollar-staircase-look-like What does a $1 million dollar staircase look like? Julia Ingalls 2016-06-01T13:50:00-04:00 >2016-06-03T01:03:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pq/pqtf58wykw6qy4pc.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The new building design introduced massive 40 foot sliding glass doors that could one day turn that store into an iCar showroom if they wanted to. The estimated breakdown of the costs started with the shell of the building costing Apple $19 million. Some of the other costs included $1 million on the staircase alone. If there's 30 stairs that $33,333 per stair.</p></em><br /><br /><p>While Norman Foster's "spaceship" design for the Apple Campus has attracted its own share of <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149940697/is-apple-s-campus-design-about-making-the-corporation-your-entire-life" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">critiques for possibly reviving older corporate design models</a>, this newly refurbished Apple Store appears to be heading for a far more multi-faceted (and luxurious) future. In an era where many prefer to order online than trek in person, must a brick and mortar store necessarily be flashier to attract and maintain a customer base?</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ut/utx6437yxv4m228s.jpg"></p><p>Apple, in the news:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149938303/check-out-the-latest-4k-drone-footage-of-the-new-apple-campus" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check out the latest 4K drone footage of the new Apple campus</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/138032380/apple-s-next-hok-designed-silicon-valley-spaceship-revealed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Apple's next, HOK-designed Silicon Valley spaceship revealed</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149944866/apple-store-to-take-over-historic-theater-in-downtown-los-angeles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Apple store to take over historic theater in Downtown Los Angeles</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149947764/a-video-tour-of-mvrdv-s-the-stairs A video tour of MVRDV's "The Stairs" Julia Ingalls 2016-05-26T17:12:00-04:00 >2016-06-02T01:28:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/46/46vd7ed8kgm7tdd1.jpg" width="514" height="287" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's not exactly a staircase to heaven (more of a "<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149939182/mvrdv-is-building-a-giant-staircase-to-honor-rotterdam-s-post-wwii-reconstruction" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">symbolic arising of the city after World War II</a>"), but the intimate rooftop views provided by MVRDV's "The Stairs" of Rotterdam are spectacular. Plus, the gleeful discussion of temporariness by architectural video duo #donotsettle's Wahyu Pratomo and Kris Provoost is worth a watch alone, along with a cameo by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/327/mvrdv" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MVRDV</a> co-founding director Winy Maas:</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149587919/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2016-03-04T15:49:00-05:00 >2016-03-18T01:40:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6d/6dg28nevwkk4e0jx.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/sf/sfcll5n53aqutu4e.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/dominique-coulon-associes/project/conservatoire-of-music-dance-and-dramatic-arts-belfort2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Conservatoire of Music, Dance and Dramatic Arts</a> in Belfort, France by <a href="http://archinect.com/dominique-coulon-associes" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dominique Coulon &amp; associ&eacute;s</a>; Photo: Eugeni Pons</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fq/fqebek7m3co8tefb.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/dkorinteriors/project/contemporary-twilight" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Contemporary Twilight</a> in Aventura, FL by <a href="http://archinect.com/dkorinteriors" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">DKOR Interiors Inc.</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/32/32hpzk53p9wctqt6.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/arrigo.strina/project/attic-loft-renovation-in-cremona" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Attic - loft renovation</a> in Cremona, Italy by <a href="http://archinect.com/arrigo.strina" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Arrigo Strina Architect</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/e8/e8b16u2h5k54a4vf.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/3259896/shou-sugi-ban-house/148213929" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shou Sugi Ban House</a> in Los Gatos, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/3259896/schwartz-and-architecture-saa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Schwartz and Architecture (SaA)</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/hl/hlim7e5zyle60v4q.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/9798977/1950-terrace-hillside-residence/143461800" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">1950 terrace hillside residence</a> in Ventura, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/9798977/studio-dig-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio Dig Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/jj/jjafedzjgcib8wl3.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/paulcremouxstudio/project/casa-nirau" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Casa Nirau</a> in Mexico City by <a href="http://archinect.com/paulcremouxstudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PAUL CREMOUX studio</a>; Photo: PCW</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ng/ngcja4zrh6wzc24q.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/96424883/house-k/147411811" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House K</a> in D&uuml;sseldorf, Germany by&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/96424883/wannenmacher-m-ller-architekten-gmbh" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wannenmacher-M&ouml;ller Architekten GmbH</a> with XYZ Designers</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/v9/v9t5n5kbyoc2qezf.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/leersweinzapfel/project/mit-media-lab" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MIT Media Lab</a> in Cambridge, MA by <a href="http://archinect.com/leersweinzapfel" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Leers Weinzapfel Associates</a> (Architect of Record...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/136424157/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2015-09-11T15:42:00-04:00 >2015-09-29T00:44:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tg/tgwru5dmyzpjp89h.jpg" width="514" height="686" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2c/2c1fmjlh3pzhtr6m.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/72769015/kardokus-residence/81142001" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kardokus Residence</a> in Seattle, WA by <a href="http://archinect.com/Urbanadd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Urbanadd</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5y/5ydtidaiqln0jqht.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/118858781/villa-in-potsdam/131556884" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Villa</a> in Wilhelmshorst/Potsdam, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/118858781/nps-tchoban-voss" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">nps tchoban voss</a>; Photo: Martin Tervoort</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/va/va5fsh6t55xcqr0f.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/79523288/thorax-house/136336512" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Thorax House</a> in North York, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/rzlbd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">rzlbd</a>; Photo: borXu Design</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eo/eo770nwyj98nwpdq.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/21894916/villa-oppenheim/82742865" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Villa Oppenheim</a> in Heringsdorf, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/21894916/pott-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pott Architects</a>; Photo: Sebastian Treytnar</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ha/haq76eyduacmwi4o.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/68299448/private-residence-pacific-heights-2013/104246954" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Private Residence, Pacific Heights</a> in San Francisco, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/112964287/dumican-mosey-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dumican Mosey</a> in collaboration with&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/nicolehollis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NICOLEHOLLIS</a> (Interior Design); Photo: Mark Adams</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0d/0d2tpx06hmqntxwk.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/68498755/rochus1090/84668881" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rochus1090</a> in Vienna, Austria by <a href="http://archinect.com/soehnepartner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soehne &amp; Partner architects</a>; Photo: Severin Wurnig</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gg/ggnoqq2s27i1aia0.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/45216499/house-boz/97166663" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House Boz</a> in Gauteng, South Africa by <a href="http://archinect.com/NvdmArchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nico van der Meulen Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xr/xrq2z134x3wghouv.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/22769007/marieh-j-culture-center-in-holte-denmark/135547441" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marieh&oslash;j Culture Centre</a> in Holte, Denmark by&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/wearchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">W...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/125232179/editor-s-picks-411 Editor's Picks #411 Nam Henderson 2015-04-13T23:42:00-04:00 >2015-04-14T13:11:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f0/f0125eqsxdf8e7k7.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/lamayac" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Laura Amaya</a>&nbsp;published an <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/124819398/interview-with-alfredo-brillembourg-founder-of-urban-think-tank" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">interview</a> with Alfredo Brillembourg, founder and co-director of Urban-Think Tank.</p><p>&nbsp;Therein he signed off with this hopeful statement "<em>I would say we are, now in the 21st century, in the </em><strong><em><em>expanded field of architecture.</em></em></strong><em> We are challenged, but we believe that this is one of the most exciting times in history to be an architect</em>".<br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>News</strong><br>The NYT reported <a href="https://www.pratt.edu/academics/architecture/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pratt Institute&rsquo;s Architecture School</a><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/124666656/pratt-institute-to-offer-masters-in-placemaking-and-management" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> will begin offering a master&rsquo;s program in "Urban Placemaking and Management"</a>,&nbsp;led by David Burney FAIA, who was also recently appointed <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/124448438/david-burney-named-interim-executive-director-of-aiany-and-center-for-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">interim Executive Director</a> of AIANY and the Center for Architecture.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Lightperson</strong> let it be known "<em>I'm all for placemaking in urban space if it is local (^) and isn't just high-line-washing or bike washing. Unfortunately this doesn't sound like a complete system of thought, but a trendy commodification and repackaging of what's hip</em>".</p><p><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ei/eifufls6gnscua7c.jpg"></p><p>Reacting to the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/124745471/redesign-of-dc-s-main-mies-library-tip-toes-around-the-good-and-the-bad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">newest updates</a> on plans for the Mecanoo led redesign of DC Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/124972883/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2015-04-10T14:44:00-04:00 >2015-04-11T14:27:27-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6f/6fdcei74rg1e4vwr.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4b/4bhfg8qtpfn00glv.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/9294/united-states-courthouse-salt-lake-city/118361547" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">United States Courthouse</a> in Salt Lake City, UT by <a href="http://archinect.com/tphifer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Thomas Phifer and Partners</a>; Photo: Scott Frances</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hv/hvn8yiapsjlg96zd.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/neutelings-riedijk/project/eemhuis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eemhuis</a> in Amersfoort, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/neutelings-riedijk" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Neutelings Riedijk Architects</a>; Photo: Scagliola/Brakkee &copy; Neutelings Riedijk Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2x/2xwi1thyoxzboiwn.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/studioMDA/project/franklin-street" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Franklin Street</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/studioMDA" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">studioMDA</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7a/7aot4zvq35uhkkc3.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/73295327/mamilla-residence/115171598" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mamilla</a> in Jerusalem, Israel by <a href="http://archinect.com/mrajerusalem" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Matti Rosenshine Architects</a>; Photo: Ilan Nahum</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zj/zjuwinrc171vir5a.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/54428815/house-in-sang-an-playground-of-a-delightful-couple/117830766" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House</a> in Sang-an, South Korea by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/54428815/studio_gaon" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">studio_GAON</a>; Photo: Hyosook Chin</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mf/mfm28r6plg7xm2q4.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/wendellburnettearchitects/project/field-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Field House</a> in Wisconsin by <a href="http://archinect.com/wendellburnettearchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wendell Burnette Architects</a>; Photo: Bill Timmerman photographs</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5w/5wto8isqr61mq2xo.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/98342/brooklyn-row-house-2/121734672" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brooklyn Row House 2</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/oa-ny" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Office of Architecture</a>; Photo: Ben Anderson Photo</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/va/vadhpbr6bi9lxkyb.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/gvarqs/project/departamento-roma-oaxaca" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Departamento Roma Oaxaca</a> ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/111492372/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-10-17T14:51:00-04:00 >2014-10-18T14:07:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yu/yuay5zc5rsvwpihf.jpg" width="514" height="428" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mi/micqjp1fu2e7k3m8.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/111113741/the-three-cusps-chalet/111160273" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Three Cusps Chalet</a> in Braga, Portugal by <a href="http://archinect.com/tiagodovalearqtos" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tiago do Vale Arquitectos</a>; Photo: Jo&atilde;o Morgado</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rr/rr3u2ulc69spoyf4.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/i_d-a/project/a-detached-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Detached House</a> in Darmstadt, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/i_d-a" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">in_design architektur</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zc/zcxtrzlwn95j8vhu.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/turett/project/greenwich-street-penthouse-loft-renovation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Greenwich Street Penthouse Loft Renovation</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/turett" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Turett Collaborative Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rx/rxqtif1foua23n8j.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/104481830/humphrey-park/104943636" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Humphrey Park</a> in Portland, OR by <a href="http://archinect.com/wdp-pdx" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Weedman Design Partners</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eh/eh2kbdic3rhplc9u.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/edmondslee/project/oriental-warehouse-loft" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Oriental Warehouse Loft</a> in San Francisco, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/edmondslee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EDMONDS + LEE ARCHITECTS</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o2/o2t5ibnkk8j6cy38.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/54428815/sinjinmal-building/101964722" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sinjinmal Building</a> in Incheon, South Korea by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/54428815/studio_gaon" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">studio_GAON</a>; Photo: Youngchae Park</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g5/g5k771s0fkb4e4z0.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/104784449/office-house-luna/104865674" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Office + House Luna</a> in Buenos Aires, Argentina by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/104784449/hitzig-militello-arquitectos" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hitzig Militello arquitectos</a>; Photo: Federico Kulekdjian</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7k/7kz9u66x3bamge07.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/jameswagmanarchitect/project/loft-east-village2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">East Village Loft</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/jameswagmanarchitect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">James Wagman Architect...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103326813/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-07-03T15:12:00-04:00 >2014-07-08T23:57:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/de/dey4f4qkcjivlr4l.jpg" width="514" height="669" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g2/g2n6cfdv157oghr9.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/36515853/udk-holstebro/102692152" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">UDK Holstebro</a> in Holstebro, Denmark by <a href="http://archinect.com/cebra" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CEBRA </a>with ORBICON, BENT MOESBY</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0z/0zuxhacgv74b2rim.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/676/rabobank-westelijke-mijnstreek-advice-centre/103063210" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rabobank Westelijke Mijnstreek Advice Center</a> in Sittard, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/mecanoo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mecanoo</a>; Photo: Christian Richters</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1z/1zwr3kjmq4a22qf4.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/102714708/cliff-house/102717126" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cliff House</a> in Muskoka, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/102714708/altius-architecture-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Altius Architecture Inc</a>; Photo: Jonathan Savoie</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mn/mnovyojpb3dlh0p1.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/77847420/showroom-eurobike-porsche/102638330" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Showroom Eurobike - Porsche</a> in Bras&iacute;lia, Brazil by <a href="http://archinect.com/umaum" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">1:1 arquitetura:design</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qs/qsbw7yqukpzm6248.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/99468267/152-concept-store/99652095" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">152 Concept Store</a> in Perugia, Italy by <a href="http://archinect.com/daniele.minestrini" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Daniele Minestrini </a>in collaboration with Luca Falovo</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/su/sudyb45f6y8sctah.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/100205209/casa-a2/100205811" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">casa A2</a> in Castelmuzio, Italy by <a href="http://archinect.com/vpsarchitetti" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">VPS architetti</a>; Photo: Pierluigi Dess&igrave; / confinivisivi</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/45/45derh9ot6klvfzi.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/65535585/daoiz-y-velarde-cultural-centre/100502539" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dao&iacute;z y Velarde Cultural Center</a> in Madrid, Spain by <a href="http://archinect.com/rafaeldelahoz_arquitectos" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rafael de la-Hoz Arquitectos</a>; Photo: Alfonso Quiroga</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gj/gjdaqd2stumto8pr.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/79523288/5-6-house/102862618" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">5/...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/99881128/5-ways-to-build-health-into-your-architecture-as-seen-at-gw-s-new-75-million-public-health-school 5 ways to build health into your architecture, as seen at GW’s new $75 million public health school Alexander Walter 2014-05-16T13:34:00-04:00 >2014-05-19T23:57:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ry/ry0sqru9reu2ifv9.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>You won&rsquo;t find any stairwells tucked away into the dark corners of George Washington University&rsquo;s newest academic building. That&rsquo;s because those stairs have literally taken center stage in the $75 million Milken Institute School of Public Health &mdash; designed by Boston-based Payette Architects and D.C.-based Ayers Saint Gross Architects [...] one of the first things visitors see upon entering the 115,000 square-foot building are the staircases winding every which way up a seven-story atrium.</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/97800982/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-04-11T15:29:00-04:00 >2014-04-14T19:28:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vh/vhft44fld1zy603x.jpg" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/di/di4e7h5k8oygnrxo.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/40345/tasmanian-museum-and-art-gallery/97739909" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery</a> in Hobart, Australia by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/40345/francis-jones-morehen-thorp-fjmt" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp-FJMT</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z2/z2k9ve72urw68g4f.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/7168452/cabrillo/92959749" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cabrillo</a> in Mar Vista, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/7168452/yu2e-inc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Yu2e, Inc.</a>; Photo: Taiyo Watanabe</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ei/ei5wiv3zpypbp9ak.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/5882124/overton-19-townhouses/97638492" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Overton 19 Townhouses</a> in Portland, OR by <a href="http://archinect.com/worksarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Works Partnership Architecture (W.PA)</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q0/q04sus7caydwm5sn.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/Loguer/project/tsumat-164-trinity-yacht" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tsumat - 164' Trinity Yacht</a> by <a href="http://archinect.com/Loguer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LOGUER Design</a>, JC Espinosa and Espinosa Inc., Trinity Yachts</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eq/eq1qybnulluyjxjk.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/19455964/belimbing-avenue/96294677" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Belimbing Avenue</a> in Singapore by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/19455964/hyla-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">HYLA Architects</a>; Photo: Derek Swalwell</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/06/06f7jeh779apvhii.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/45216499/house-boz/97166663" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House Boz</a> in Gauteng, South Africa by <a href="http://archinect.com/NvdmArchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nico van der Meulen Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/n5/n5jyz5umou4ekt28.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/97623208/a-house-by-08023-architects-barcelona/97624010" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A House</a> in Barcelona, Spain by <a href="http://archinect.com/08023architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">08023 &middot; Architecture + Design + Ideas</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bo/bou4soh4oarj5fco.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/92704619/le-saint-jude/92708632" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Le Saint-Jude</a> in Montreal, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/T-B-A" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">T B A</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m9/m9ky0pg767buj0ex.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/halffloors/project/house-halffloors-espinho-portugal" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House Halffloors</a> in Espinho, Portugal by 1+1 Ar...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/92256782/editor-s-picks-352 Editor's Picks #352 Nam Henderson 2014-01-28T00:14:00-05:00 >2015-01-31T12:16:17-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fh/fhqk7qum88b2hz5s.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>vado retro is moved to wonder "with the rash of notable building demolition that has and continues to occur, is there a checklist of what makes a building valuable enough not to demolish?...is it because buildings are more about image and visuals than spatial experience that we are willing to rid ourselves of award winning pieces of architecture/art?...maybe buildings don't really matter that much"</p></em><br /><br /><p>The latest edition of <strong>ShowCase</strong>: features <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/91683042/showcase-pocinho-rowing-high-performance-center-by-alvaro-andrade" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pocinho Rowing High Performance Center by Alvaro Andrade</a>.&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wq/wqc7zyyal31u0mbc.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/v0/v00m27hm9g9bkk35.jpg"></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/pencil" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mohammad Hadi Ataei</a>&nbsp;really liked it commenting "<em>Great minimalist work</em>".</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Additionally,&nbsp;- Mike "The Poet" Sonksen, @<a href="https://twitter.com/MikethePoeTLA" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">mikethepoetLA</a>&nbsp;published&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/90301614/take-a-walk-mike-the-poet-on-l-a-s-grand-avenue" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Take a Walk: on L.A.'s Grand Avenue</a>.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/22610164/eric-chavkin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eric Chavkin</a>&nbsp;posted a critique "<em>As much as I like poetry I m dont read any poetry in this.Maybe because there are no poetic devices like metaphors or simile. Maybe because there isn't any 'poetic' mood or&nbsp; poetic structure in the form of presentation...I dont see much difference between&nbsp; this and straight descriptive reportage</em>".</p><p><strong>News</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yl/ylt9q2oa7ho7bjih.jpg"></p><p>Mark Lamster, architecture critic for The Dallas Morning News,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/91750680/modern-landmark-to-be-demolished-in-okc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">decried</a>&nbsp;the 3-2 vote, by Oklahoma City&rsquo;s Downtown Design Review Committee, green lighting destruction of the Stage Center aka Mummers Theater designed by the late John M. Johansen.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/40/4053mzv9zfc1ohp6.jpg"></p><p>He writes the building which "<em>will be replaced by a glassy office tower of no particular distinction... is the second major blow to a regional lan...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91939301/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-01-24T13:17:00-05:00 >2014-01-27T12:33:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ib/ib9xsmngyg3mazzq.jpg" width="514" height="578" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gy/gy2dybjr2k4iazhz.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/2495318/mulberry-house/91294387" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mulberry House</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/SHoP" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SHoP Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tt/ttz9p0adonfm4l59.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/676/kaap-skil-maritime-and-beachcombers-museum/90590273" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kaap Skil, Maritime and Beachcombers Museum</a> in Texel, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/mecanoo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mecanoo</a>; Photo: Christian Richters</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5t/5t396qb05gr5v7gv.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/3453/housing-project-in-cessange/90575802" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Housing Project</a> in Cessange, Luxembourg by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/3453/metaform" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Metaform</a>; Photo: Steve Troes Fotodesign</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p0/p07fczpdov16dxz2.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/44461/desert-city-house/91454879" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Desert City House</a> in Paradise Valley, AZ by <a href="http://archinect.com/masastudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Marwan Al-Sayed Inc. Architecture + Design</a>; Photo: Bill Timmermann/Matt Winquist</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i2/i2z15wj7ii87292m.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/turett/project/leroy-street-townhouse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Leroy Street Townhouse</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/turett" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Turett Collaborative Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cw/cwccq4pyu0rtzt82.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/9456864/soho-penthouse/89068780" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soho Penthouse</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/9456864/andrew-franz-architect-pllc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Andrew Franz Architect, PLLC</a>; Photo: Albert Vecerka/Esto</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0y/0ya8mce5c0682hbp.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/deanwolfarchitects/project/implied-rotation-townhouse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Implied Rotation Townhouse</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/deanwolfarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dean/Wolf Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zx/zxidxhohptxdg0p1.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/soehnepartner/project/ambulance-station-simmering" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ambulance Station Simmering...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/82291437/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-stairs-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Stairs" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-09-20T14:46:00-04:00 >2013-09-20T14:47:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zt/ztuysp7turhs21e0.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p> <p> (<strong>Tip: </strong>use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the BRAND NEW board <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/archinect/stairs/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Stairs</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9t/9tv16nk4wvu5s837.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/NIMMO/project/rusk-residences" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rusk Residences</a> in Dallas, TX by <a href="http://archinect.com/NIMMO" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NIMMO</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jp/jpcn58ou52qm85l7.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/66676321/feda-confederation-of-employers-of-albacete-headquarters/66677722" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FEDA Confederation of Employers of Albacete Headquarters</a> in Albacete, Spain by <a href="http://archinect.com/cor_asociados" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">COR &amp; asociados</a>; Photo: David Frutos</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wn/wnlc1jfkyxveyx29.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/73703209/refurbishment-and-interior-within-olgoj-chorchoj/75388194" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Loft in a historical building</a> in Prague, Czech Republic by Olgoj Chorchoj; Team Member: <a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/73703209/katerina-hroncova-jurakova" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Katerina Hroncova (Jurakova)</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1f/1ftlb4s8w84szvgh.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/106394/house-in-taunus/81050152" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House</a> in Bad Soden am Taunus, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/1100architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">1100 Architect</a>; Photo: Axel Schneider</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bm/bmolvw2708194mhk.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/duvivier/project/brooks-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brooks Residence</a> in Venice, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/duvivier" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Duvivier Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a2/a2azolz2u6j8nnkr.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/cvdb/project/jarego-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jarego House</a> in Cartaxo, Portugal by <a href="http://archinect.com/cvdb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">cvdb arquitectos</a>; Photo: FG + SG Fernando Guerra e S&eacute;rgio Guerra</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3b/3bk730lhpjd3b4im.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/20061059/chateau-barde-haut-winery/20062261" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chateau Barde-Haut Winery</a> in St Christophe des Bardes, St E...</p>