Archinect - News 2016-02-11T18:46:36-05:00 3XN to Design University Building in Stuttgart, Germany Alexander Walter 2013-07-10T16:21:00-04:00 >2013-08-07T09:06:14-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="507" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[...] the Danish architects have been announced winners of the invited competition for a new building for German university Duale Hochschule Baden-W&uuml;rttemberg in Stuttgart. A total of 25 companies were invited to compete, more than 130 had applied for prequalification.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Big Name Teams Shortlisted for Museum and Educational Center in Moscow Alexander Walter 2012-12-19T14:44:00-05:00 >2012-12-24T15:23:20-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Six international teams have been selected for the second stage of the architectural design competition for the Museum and Educational Center of the Polytechnic Museum and Lomonosov Moscow State University.</p></em><br /><br /><p> &nbsp;The shortlisted design teams are:</p> <ul><li> Project Meganom (Russia) and John McAslan &amp; Partners (UK)</li> <li> Mecanoo International B.V. (The Netherlands) and TPO Rezerv (Russia)</li> <li> Farshid Moussavi Architecture (UK) and Rozhdestvenka Architectural Bureau (Russia)</li> <li> Massimiliano Fuksas Architetto (Italy) and Speech (Russia)</li> <li> 3XN A/S (Denmark) and Asadov Architectural Studio (Russia)</li> <li> Leeser Architecture (USA) and ABD Architects (Russia)</li> </ul><p> In case one of the selected finalists decides to drop out of the competition, the consortium of COOP Himmelb(l)au (Austria) and Architecture Bureau Atrium (Russia) was chosen to replace it.</p> OMA Selected to Design Saclay Engineering School Alexander Walter 2012-10-05T13:47:00-04:00 >2012-10-15T19:57:23-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="365" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In the competition for the new &Eacute;cole Centrale engineering school in the French city of Saclay, southwest of Paris, OMA has been awarded the First Prize. The brief also includes the urban development of the area surrounding the school in Saclay's research and innovation zone. The winning proposal was developed in collaboration with Bollinger and Grohman, Alto, DHV, DAL, and D'Ici L&agrave;.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Cambridge University Announces Preferred Architects for North West Cambridge Development Alexander Walter 2012-07-18T13:38:00-04:00 >2012-07-23T18:57:49-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>England's prestigious Cambridge University yesterday announced the team of preferred architects for a first phase of its proposed development at North West Cambridge. The architects were selected following an architectural competition and include established UK and international practices, as well as local and smaller, new practices.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Goettsch Partners’ New Music Building for Northwestern University to Break Ground in May Alexander Walter 2012-04-10T15:47:00-04:00 >2012-04-16T20:30:04-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="314" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Chicago architecture firm Goettsch Partners has designed the signature building that will be the new home of Northwestern University&rsquo;s Bienen School of Music and provide additional space for the School of Communication on Northwestern&rsquo;s Evanston campus. The university is planning to break ground and begin construction in May of this year. The project is slated to be completed and ready for move-in in fall 2015.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> 3XN to Design Uppsala University Building Alexander Walter 2012-02-24T12:50:00-05:00 >2012-02-25T09:46:03-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="515" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Danish firm 3XN has won the architecture competition for a university building in Uppsala, Sweden. The new structure unites the past and the future by extending the lines from the historical surroundings into an innovative building pointing towards future study and work life.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno University of Technology by CHYBIK+KRISTOF AA Alexander Walter 2012-01-11T15:17:00-05:00 >2012-01-11T19:46:03-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="364" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Czech firm CHYBIK+KRISTOF Associated Architects have shared with us their schematic design for the Faculty of Fine Arts at Brno University of Technology in Brno, Czech Republic. The project team also included Ivan Ruller and Ondrej Stehlik.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>