Archinect - News 2015-07-03T04:03:20-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/120599250/all-work-and-all-play-archinect-sessions-episode-16-with-jimenez-lai-and-robert-ivy-ceo-of-the-aia "All Work and All Play": Archinect Sessions Episode #16 with Jimenez Lai and Robert Ivy, CEO of the AIA Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2015-02-12T19:40:00-05:00 >2015-04-02T22:03:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e9/e9pwto810mwncq8l.jpg" width="514" height="333" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>What do Robert Ivy FAIA, EVP/CEO of the AIA, and Jimenez Lai, of Bureau Spectacular, have in common? Other than they're both architects, not so much! What better way to celebrate a profession at the crossroads than featuring interviews with both in our latest podcast episode.</p><p>Paul, Amelia, Donna and Ken spoke with Ivy about the AIA's newly launched "<a href="http://www.ilookup.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">I Look Up</a>" (#ilookup) public awareness campaign for architects, and Jimenez Lai joined us in studio to discuss his latest Graham Foundation-funded collaboration,&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/118901375/treatise-why-write-alone-to-debut-at-the-graham-foundation-this-friday" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Treatise</a>: Why Write Alone?.</em></p><p><em>Treatise&nbsp;</em>is currently being exhibited at the Graham Foundation in Chicago through March 28, and its eponymous publication launches March 18.</p><p>As always, you can send us&nbsp;your architectural legal issues, comments or questions via twitter #archinectsessions,&nbsp;<a href="http://ed@archinect.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">email</a>&nbsp;or call us at (213) 784-7421.</p><p>Listen to episode sixteen of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/sessions" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect Sessions</strong></a>, "All Work and All Play" with Jimenez Lai and Robert Ivy FAIA, EVP/CEO of the AIA:</p><ul><li><strong>iTunes</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/archinect-sessions/id928222819" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Click here to listen</a>, and clic...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/117656321/san-francisco-is-quick-to-poke-fun-of-sn-hetta-s-new-one-van-ness-tower-design San Francisco is quick to poke fun of Snøhetta's new One Van Ness tower design Alexander Walter 2015-01-05T14:02:00-05:00 >2015-01-14T21:58:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ei/ei3hz32vqr3sjddy.jpg" width="514" height="619" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The new design for One Van Ness, which will rise 37 stories at the intersection of Van Ness Avenue and Market Street, is the work of Sn&oslash;hetta [...]. A journalist and illustrator, Susie Cagle tells me in an email that she covered San Francisco real estate in 2008, and the Sn&oslash;hetta project reminds her of ambitious residential projects planned for Market Street that never happened. "I think it's a place where dense construction makes sense," she says.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/112435177/sn-hetta-to-take-over-sf-development-project-near-civic-center" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sn&oslash;hetta to take over SF development project near Civic Center</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/106554065/revisiting-the-american-folk-art-museum-controversy-through-comics Revisiting the American Folk Art Museum controversy, through comics Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-08-14T13:01:00-04:00 >2014-08-18T20:30:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4z/4zl35r26mr1rsj38.jpg" width="514" height="390" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Artist and animator Sam Grinberg revisits the fight over the future of the American Folk Art Museum.</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/75582252/9-ways-to-dance-about-architecture 9 Ways to Dance About Architecture Archinect 2013-06-19T13:51:00-04:00 >2013-06-24T22:04:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/52/528dfe74f44118d766a018b303cd30b3.jpg" width="514" height="865" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In this comic, Grant Snider of Incidental Comics illustrates a variety of architectural forms and their corresponding dances. Which one is more your style &mdash; Bauhaus Bounce or Cubist Shuffle?</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/49138322/a-sneak-peek-of-the-new-architecture-obsessed-batman-graphic-novel A sneak peek of the new architecture-obsessed Batman graphic novel Archinect 2012-05-22T14:17:00-04:00 >2012-05-22T14:38:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/df/df5a18c3da0609af47914bb5499a07a7.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Gotham City is undergoing one of the most expansive construction booms in its history. The most prestigious architects from across the globe have buildings in various phases of completion all over town. As chairman of the Gotham Landmarks Commission, Bruce Wayne has been a key part of this boom, which signals a golden age of architectural ingenuity for the city. And then, the explosions begin.</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/36203919/incidental-comics-iconic-houses INCIDENTAL COMICS: Iconic Houses Archinect 2012-01-29T12:31:00-05:00 >2012-01-29T12:32:16-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f2/f26609c3113155bb72c9c03e2cbebeab.jpg" width="500" height="857" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In an earlier draft of this comic, it appeared the Farnsworth house was being gnawed by ordinary beavers. My architect brother informed me that Mies van der Rohe was known for his innovations in steel and glass, not wood. So just to clarify: those are MUTANT beavers.</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/29436592/truth-jawlines-and-the-american-way-the-changing-face-of-superman Truth, Jawlines And The American Way: The Changing Face Of Superman Alexander Walter 2011-12-01T19:01:37-05:00 >2011-12-08T14:42:32-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/00/00675e78bc91a8aa45703e4d715a5757.jpg" width="218" height="327" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Superman has gotten a makeover &mdash; well, another makeover &mdash; two years ahead of turning 75 years old in 2013. As the first and most widely known representative of the spandexed set, Superman remains the popular face of that uniquely American creation, the superhero. But America has changed a lot since 1938. And as it did, that face changed, too.</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/9778536/secret-features-of-apple-s-new-headquarters Secret features of Apple's new headquarters. Paul Petrunia 2011-06-13T12:05:20-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1f/1f2a023cb940d30a069463aa90038a9a.jpg" width="514" height="604" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>One ring to rule them all</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/5434243/mvrdv-wins-competition-for-china-comic-and-animation-museum-in-hangzhou MVRDV Wins Competition for China Comic and Animation Museum in Hangzhou Alexander Walter 2011-05-06T19:23:00-04:00 >2012-10-04T11:44:21-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u5/u5ct3gxe2s7be5ly.jpg" width="514" height="392" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Hangzhou urban planning bureau has announced Dutch firm MVRDV winner of the international design competition for the China Comic and Animation Museum (CCAM) in Hangzhou, China. MVRDV's winning design refers to the speech balloon: a series of eight balloon shaped volumes create an internally complex museum experience of in total 30,000m2. Part of the project is also a series of parks on islands, a public plaza and a 13,000m2 expo center.</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>