Archinect - News 2017-02-19T10:02:20-05:00 Winners of New Practices New York 2016 announced Julia Ingalls 2016-02-10T12:49:00-05:00 >2016-02-11T23:39:04-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="494" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Judged by a five-member jury including Architect's Newspaper editor-in-chief William Menking and Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design at MOMA Martino Stierli, the 2016 <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New Practices New York</a> winners are <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MODU</a>, <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCHAUM/SHIEH</a>, <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">stpmj</a>, <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio Cadena</a>, <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Taller KEN</a>, and the suitably-named <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Young Projects</a>. Some of the award-wining work includes a "sliding screen partition made from folded, polished stainless steel" by Young Projects in Tribeca:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>stpmj garnered the award by submitting their Shear House project, an environmentally sensitive house sited in Yecheon, Korea:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Meanwhile, Taller KEN used an inventive moulded fiberglass element for their Zona 14 House in Guatemala City:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p> Getting up close and personal with the Times Square Heart Design winning sculpture Justine Testado 2014-02-14T15:55:00-05:00 >2014-02-17T17:11:46-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>To show you all some Valentine's Day love, we have more photos to share of Young Projects' recently unveiled "Match Maker" sculpture from the 2014 Times Square Heart Design competition. Currently on display at New York's Times Square until March 11, 2014, the interactive heart-shaped sculpture pairs up individuals based on their zodiac sign compatibility.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""><br>From left to right: Bryan Young of Young Projects; Sherry Dobbin, Director of Public Art for the Times Square Alliance; and David van der Leer, Executive Director of Van Alen Institute</p><p>Find more photos on <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p><p><strong>Related:</strong> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Winning sculpture of 2014 Times Square Heart Design unveiled</a></p>