Archinect - News 2015-07-07T00:42:24-04:00 Call for Denise Scott Brown to be given Pritzker recognition Archinect 2013-03-25T17:18:00-04:00 >2013-04-05T14:45:25-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="331" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In a speech prepared for the AJ Women in Architecture lunch, Scott Brown called on her role in Robert Venturi&rsquo;s 1991 win to be acknowledged retrospectively. Describing it as a &lsquo;very sad&rsquo; situation, she said: &lsquo;They owe me not a Pritzker Prize but a Pritzker inclusion ceremony. Let&rsquo;s salute the notion of joint creativity.&rsquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Robert Venturi retires, and firm renames Archinect 2012-07-26T14:45:00-04:00 >2012-07-30T23:33:10-04:00 <img src="" width="250" height="250" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Robert Venturi, who along with his wife Denise Scott Brown formed one of Philadelphia&rsquo;s best known architectural firms, has retired and the firm known as Venturi Scott Brown and Associates Inc. has been renamed VSBA.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Lieb House, Saved Archinect 2012-02-08T15:28:00-05:00 >2012-02-08T16:55:51-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="397" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Venturi and Schwartz&rsquo;s efforts would have been for naught had it not been for Deborah Sarnoff and Robert Gotkin, a dermatologist and a plastic surgeon, respectively, who bought Lieb House for a dollar and spent another $100,000 moving it to Glen Cove, N.Y., where they turned it into a guesthouse that sits across the driveway from their home on the Long Island Sound &mdash; a spacious house that Venturi and Scott Brown&rsquo;s firm completed in 1985.</p></em><br /><br /><p> More on the <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lieb House move</a>.</p> Saving Lieb House Paul Petrunia 2009-12-17T17:20:00-05:00 >2012-02-08T15:30:36-05:00 <p> Jim Venturi, son of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, documents the re-location of the Lieb House for the film <i>Saving Lieb House</i>.<br><br> Jim Venturi, son of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, documents the re-location of the Lieb House (<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">previously in the news</a>) for the film <i>Saving Lieb House</i>.<br><br><i>When world-renowned architects Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown discover that their iconic pop-art creation will be demolished in ten days, they scramble to save the house as the city of New York cheers them on. Keep up to date with upcoming screenings at SAVING LIEB HOUSE facebook fanpage. </i><br><br> For more information go to <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a><br> If you like what you see, and would like to work with Jim Venturi, check out <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the job listing posted here on Archinect</a> earlier this week.</p>