Archinect - News 2016-10-24T17:55:39-04:00 studio a+i is announced winner of the AIDS Memorial Park competition Archinect 2012-01-30T13:25:00-05:00 >2012-01-30T18:09:53-05:00 <img src="" width="650" height="420" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The act of memorializing the AIDS epidemic with a physical gesture goes beyond remembering and honoring the dead. AIDS is not a war, nor a disease conquered. There are no definite dates or victims. In our design process, we emphasize the changing and varied ways through which AIDS affects us personally and as a society. It is important to create a space that conveys our sense of solemn respect, remembrance and loss, without resorting to symbolism around a date, image, or names.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Thinking positively about housing for World AIDS Day Alexander Walter 2011-12-01T13:48:33-05:00 >2011-12-02T07:46:03-05:00 <img src="" width="580" height="387" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Once again this December 1st the world's attention turns to the global issue of HIV/AIDS. Typically media coverage focuses on the role of education and redoubling efforts to prevent transmission among at-risk groups. However one aspect of the disease that has received less attention is the extent to which housing conditions affect both the risk of infection and the wellbeing of people living with HIV/AIDS.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>