Archinect - News 2014-08-21T00:34:12-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/86869143/editor-s-picks-342 Editor's Picks #342 Nam Henderson 2013-11-19T12:40:00-05:00 >2013-11-20T10:24:11-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dj/djxd9yz0iid84z3e.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The latest edition of <strong>Showcase</strong>; featured <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/86467632/showcase-vienna-university-buildings-by-crab-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a complete redesign of the Law Faculties and Central Administration Buildings at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), by CRAB Studio</a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8v/8v14fnda8j19qlt4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <br><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86305923/support-architecture-for-humanity-s-work-after-super-typhoon-haiyan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">With Architecture for Humanity's experience helping communities beyond the relief phase of disaster, they are currently mobilizing to assist in long-term reconstruction</a>. Through speaking with local stakeholders and construction professionals, they are working to begin understanding the on-the-ground situation to prioritize rebuilding needs and help affected regions build back better and stronger.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ew/ewamchwb05qfmf86.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <a href="https://architectureforhumanity.org/donate/form?program=Disaster%20Reconstruction%20and%20Resiliency" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Donate now</a> and help support Architecture for Humanity's response in the region affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g7/g7a01der8zdox0k4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Last week <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/krob_2013_winners_announced1/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler.net highlighted</a> the winners from the 39th annual KRob Architectural Delineation competition, the longest running architectural drawing competition in the world. Six winners, three juror citations, and 21 finalists were selected this year.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qa/qa4cg1k65qs9vizo.jpg" title=""></p> <p> While he ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/29892543/audi-and-big-show-introduce-urban-future-illuminated-road-of-the-future-pavilion-at-art-basel Audi and BIG Show introduce Urban Future illuminated road of the future pavilion at Art Basel Andrew Michler 2011-12-05T17:34:05-05:00 >2011-12-08T09:16:02-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o1/o1w3d3pbtfagbbnx.jpg" width="514" height="318" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Audi and BIG showed up at Art Basel Miami last week with what could be mistaken as the latest dance floor design, a huge LED surface which illuminates and tracks humans. The floor act as a large scale demonstration of &ldquo;Urban Future,&rdquo; . The concept is based on integrating driveless electric cars into advanced roadways that guide the vehicles, eliminating curbs, traffic lights and other types of space-gobbling infrastructure to hand the city back to pedestrians.</p></em><br /><br /><p> An interesting video of how BIG + Kollision + Schmidhuber &amp; Partner's smart LED road will work in the real world.</p>