Archinect - News 2014-11-22T10:31:54-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/31368645/editor-s-picks-242 Editor's Picks #242 Nam Henderson 2011-12-18T12:32:07-05:00 >2011-12-20T11:16:03-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6a/6aeg4di4ouaofoe7.jpg" width="514" height="716" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Sn&oslash;hetta has released a virtual tour exploring their proposed expansion/redesign for SFMOMA. SUVERK noted that he spends a lot of time walking through that hood and argues "the new Snohetta design is very stealthy...The surrounding towers St. Regis(SOM) and the W Hotel(Hornberger and Worstell) dominate the skyline to the point that one would not right away notice the SFMOMA expansion- (which is the same size as Botta's).- It will sneak up on you and then you will be curious -WTF is that?</p></em><br /><br /><p> Archinect&rsquo;s most recent <strong>ShowCase</strong> feature highlights&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/31142637/showcase-vlp-chapel-in-grand-bigard" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">VLP Chapel in Grand-Bigard</a>,&nbsp;by <a href="http://tcct.be/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">tcct</a>,&nbsp;a firm based in Bruges, Belgium.</p> <p> <strong>News</strong></p> <p> Portuguese collective <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/30930968/bluetube-bar-by-dose" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">DOSE sent us images and a fascinating time-lapse video of their project BLUETUBE BAR</a>, a temporary bar to operate at the annual academic festival in Oporto, Portugal, Queima das Fitas.</p> <p> Wallpaper <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/30686758/five-architecture-firms-reveal-how-they-got-ahead" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">brought together five young firms of note at the V&amp;A+RIBA Architecture Gallery in London and asked them to reveal how they got started</a>.&nbsp;<strong>Apurimac</strong> reacting to the images of one of the firms ACME&rsquo;s porposal for Universidad Distrital, in Bogot&aacute; commented "<em>Those poor bricks in that Columbia project... Its like they "asked the brick what it wanted to be" and it said &lsquo;raped&rsquo;</em>."</p> <p> Sn&oslash;hetta has released a virtual tour exploring their proposed expansion/redesign for SFMOMA.&nbsp;<strong>SUVERK</strong> noted that he spends a lot of time walking through that hood and argues that "<em>the new Snohetta design is very stealthy - kind of a you don't know it's there until it's in ...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/30930968/bluetube-bar-by-dose BLUETUBE BAR by DOSE Alexander Walter 2011-12-14T17:31:01-05:00 >2011-12-14T18:28:39-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/80/802opl1c7j9fmtvm.jpg" width="514" height="768" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Portuguese collective DOSE has sent us images and a fascinating time-lapse video of their project BLUETUBE BAR, a temporary bar to operate at the annual academic festival in Oporto, Portugal, Queima das Fitas. The project won the student competition sponsored by the School of Architecture at Oporto University.</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>