Archinect - News 2014-07-28T10:25:40-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/97493694/apply-now-for-the-10k-zgf-scholarship Apply now for the $10K ZGF Scholarship Archinect 2014-04-07T15:20:00-04:00 >2014-04-07T19:36:00-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mb/mbz92ws1apg4ofji.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Listen up, architecture students: the Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architectural Scholarship Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation is now receiving applications again for the annual $10K ZGF Scholarship. Read on for a brief overview:</p><p><em>ZGF is a nationally recognized architecture, planning, and interior design firm with a long commitment to the critical collaboration of architectural education and professional practice. In place since 2004, this scholarship is intended to recognize and foster students who have demonstrated a talent and passion for architecture. $10,000 will be awarded to one scholarship recipient; a currently enrolled student entering their final year in a graduate or undergraduate level, NAAB accredited, architecture program in the fall of 2014. In addition to the financial award, a summer 2014 internship in one of the firm&rsquo;s office locations will be offered to the scholarship recipient. The deadline is May 1, 2014 with the scholarship recipient selected no later than June 1...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96638255/get-lectured-university-of-oregon-spring-14 Get Lectured: University of Oregon, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-03-27T13:31:00-04:00 >2014-03-27T13:56:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dm/dmy1h797w55cohyi.jpg" width="514" height="803" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</a></strong><br><br>Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em> is up and running again for the Winter/Spring '14 term! As a refresher from our <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall 2013 guide</a>, every week we'll feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current season. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>The University of Oregon School of Architecture is back again for today with their upcoming Spring '14 lecture series.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p><p>Note each lecture's time, date, and location.<br>EUG = Lawrence Hall: 1190 Franklin Blvd Eugene, OR 97403<br>PDX = White Stag Block: 70 NW Couch St Portland, OR<br>PDX = Smith CFI Showroom: 620 NE 19th Ave Portland, OR</p><p><strong>APRIL</strong></p><p><strong>Hopes 20 Conference: Inevitability</strong><br>April 1-6<br><a href="http://hopes.uoregon.edu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">More info</a></p><p><strong>Prof. Dr. J.</strong> <strong>Alexander Schmidt</strong><br>Germany<br>April 7 | 5:30 PM | Lawrence Hall 177 - EUG<br>April 9 | 5:30 PM |...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91300063/portland-s-bikescraper-breaks-bike-parking-record Portland's "Bikescraper" breaks bike-parking record Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-01-15T15:25:00-05:00 >2014-01-20T18:16:25-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/av/av0ckc1z1ceobz0k.jpg" width="514" height="370" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The 21-story, three-building apartment project now rising in Portland's Lloyd District will create more long-term bike parking than any other project in the nation, with four huge new storage facilities in four buildings and an on-site bike valet parking service to serve the biggest one. [...] Bike experts in Canada, Mexico and across the United States said they didn't know of any single project on the continent with more bike parking; Mexico's largest facility, at a train station, holds 800.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Portland, Oregon's new apartment complex by GBD Architects instates a new standard in bicycle infrastructure and planning, offering one bike parking spot each for its 657 housing units,&nbsp;<em>plus</em> underground parking space for as many as 547 bikes. That's 1,204 bike spots total, a number that assumes the average household will need to park 1.8 bikes. There will be 328 residential car parking spaces, squeaking by at roughly half a spot per household.&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" title="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lk/lkpqtcz0bgd4rs7i.jpg"></p><p>Known as <a href="http://www.gbdarchitects.com/portfolio-item/lloyd-blocks-2/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hassalo on Eighth</a> (the four-block complex sits northeast of the corner of 7th and Holladay), the apartments fall in Portland's Inner East neighborhood, on the border of the city's center. Previously dominated by stretches of parking lots, the area could become a more active, walkable and dense neighborhood under GBD's plan. The building itself is not radically asserting the needs of "cyclists" -- a slippery and short-sighted demographic label that casts bicycle infrastructure as a radical objective of niche groups, and not just... a g...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91141840/get-lectured-university-of-oregon-winter-14 Get Lectured: University of Oregon, Winter '14 Justine Testado 2014-01-13T13:46:00-05:00 >2014-01-13T14:01:32-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s4/s45kq5eszbdipzgk.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</strong></a><br><br> Archinect's Get Lectured is up and running again for the Winter/Spring '14 term! As a refresher from our <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall 2013 guide</a>, every week we'll feature a school's lecture series--and their snazzy posters--for the current season. Be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Our next poster comes from the University of Oregon, School of Architecture and Allied Arts.</p> <p> <em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> Note each lecture's dates, locations, and times.&nbsp;<br> Lectures will take place at:<br><strong>U.Oregon - Lawrence Hall (EUG)</strong>:&nbsp; 1190 Franklin Blvd, Eugene, OR 97403<br><strong>U.Oregon Portland - White Stag Block (PDX):</strong> 70 NW Couch St, Portland, OR</p> <p> <strong>JANUARY</strong></p> <p> <strong>Tine Hegli</strong> / Sn&oslash;hetta - Oslo, Norway<br><em><strong>Jan 13</strong></em> at EUG Lawrence 115, 5:30 p.m.<br><em><strong>Jan 14</strong></em> at PDX White Stag Block Event Room, 5:30 p.m.<br> Sponsored by Walker Warner Architects</p> <p> <strong>Walke...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/84213163/get-lectured-university-of-oregon-fall-13 Get Lectured: University of Oregon Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-15T12:50:00-04:00 >2013-10-15T13:11:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zt/zt4a69rjq6h3x18o.jpg" width="514" height="798" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a></p> <p> Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Today's list of lecture events is from the University of Oregon, School of Architecture and Allied Arts - Department of Architecture.</p> <p> <em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> Note each event's time and locations.<br><strong>EUG</strong> = <strong>Eugene</strong> campus<br><strong>Department of Architecture<br> 1206 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403</strong></p> <p> <strong>PDX = White Stag Block, Portland</strong><br><strong>70 NW Couch St.<br> Portland, OR 97209</strong></p> <p> <strong>OCTOBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>October 7</strong></em><br> 5:30 pm<br><strong>Donlyn Lyndon</strong> / Eva Li Professor Emeritus of Architecture and Urban Design-UC Berkeley<br> at <strong>EUG</strong>&nbsp; - <strong>206 Lawrence Hall</strong><br><em><strong>October 9:</strong></em><br> 5:30 pm<br> at <strong>PDX - 451 White Stag Block</strong></p> ... http://archinect.com/news/article/71068251/apply-for-the-zgf-scholarship-fund-for-a-chance-to-win-10k Apply for the ZGF Scholarship Fund for a chance to win $10k Archinect 2013-04-11T15:18:00-04:00 >2014-04-07T15:06:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/75/75dmb9rllwqz9ybp.jpg" width="514" height="226" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In place since 2004, the <a href="http://www.zgf.com/scholarship/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architectural Scholarship Fund</a> of The Oregon Community Foundation is intended to recognize and foster students who have a demonstrated talent and passion for architecture.&nbsp; $10,000 will be awarded to one scholarship recipient; a currently enrolled student entering their final year in a graduate or undergraduate level, NAAB accredited, architecture program in the fall of 2012. In addition to the financial award, a summer 2012 internship in one of the firm's five office locations (Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles, New York or Washington DC) will be offered to the scholarship recipient. The scholarship recipient will be selected in June, with funds awarded for the 2012-2013 academic year.&nbsp; Additional information and an application form are available on the Scholarship page <a href="http://www.zgf.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.zgf.com</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/67665085/allied-works-breaks-ground-on-new-tasting-room-for-oregon-winery Allied Works Breaks Ground on New Tasting Room for Oregon Winery Archinect 2013-02-15T20:19:00-05:00 >2013-02-18T18:16:27-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7m/7myp032gecaz4pn2.jpg" width="514" height="293" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Construction has begun on a new Tasting Room for Sokol Blosser Winery in the Willamette Valley wine region. Designed by Brad Cloepfil, founding principal of Allied Works Architecture, the new building will provide a range of spaces for sampling Sokol Bosser&rsquo;s wines and viewing their Yamhill County estate. One of the founders of Oregon&rsquo;s wine making industry, the Sokol Blosser family has been producing Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and other varietals since 1978.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dx/dxyx658mrz4hpqmf.jpg" title=""></p> <p> In 2012, the winery commissioned Allied Works to develop a master plan and design a new tasting room and event space that would be the showpiece of the 100-acre estate. The project will be the first to bring internationally-recognized, contemporary architecture to the heart of the Oregon wine country.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5q/5qwb1v6txzamsprz.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Commenting on the new building, founder Susan Sokol Blosser stated, &ldquo;In 1977, when we built the first tasting room in the state, we chose John Storrs, the most celebrated Oregon architect of the time. Thirty-five years lat...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/40830103/portland-architecture-by-streetcar Portland Architecture by Streetcar Alexander Walter 2012-03-09T15:00:00-05:00 >2012-03-10T14:41:16-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1y/1y73qb6jtfali5l5.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Hop aboard the Portland Streetcar to discover the city's hidden architectural gems. Disembark along the route and reflect on the stonework of the Armory. Hop on the next car and travel a few blocks to Tanner Springs park. This photo essay is a sample of what one might see between the South Waterfront and Northwest portland.</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/35781589/architect-brad-cloepfil-on-architecture-design-in-portland-and-allied-works-first-creative-phase Architect Brad Cloepfil: On architecture, design in Portland, and Allied Works' first creative phase Archinect 2012-01-25T20:40:00-05:00 >2012-01-26T21:27:41-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ff/ffc06ed697a7ba17c6c31759de919070.jpg" width="380" height="511" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The majority of architecture culture just puts out books. I mean, if we were to participate in that consumer culture of architecture publications, we would have put a book out six or seven years ago. But I wanted to wait until we had buildings. We feature one competition in the book and the rest of it is about real projects. That means a lot to me as an architect.</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>