Archinect - News 2014-10-30T19:01:58-04:00 Charleston groups sue over approval of Clemson architecture center's proposed design Alexander Walter 2014-07-25T14:32:00-04:00 >2014-08-01T18:06:42-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="400" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Last month, the Board of Architectural Review voted 4-2 to give preliminary approval to the Spaulding Paolozzi Center design by Portland, Ore., architect Brad Cloepfil. The vote marked the second level of approval in the city's three-step review. [...] This week, the Historic Charleston Foundation, the Preservation Society and the Charlestowne and Historic Ansonborough neighborhood associations took their fight to another venue: Charleston County's Court of Common Pleas.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously: <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Clemson architecture center gets city approval; residents pan design</a></p> Clemson architecture center gets city approval; residents pan design Alexander Walter 2014-06-26T15:07:00-04:00 >2014-07-02T17:59:19-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="276" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Charleston's Board of Architectural Review voted 4-2 Wednesday to allow what may be the most strikingly contemporary building ever placed before it. Architect Brad Cloepfil of Allied Works Architecture said the board's approval of the proposed Clemson Architecture Center design may reverberate beyond its site at George and Meeting streets. "What's exciting to me is it's a moment in this city. It's a pivot point," he said. "It just elevates the discussion of architecture [...]."</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously:</p><ul><li><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New Clemson University architecture building set to test Charleston's limits on context</a></p></li><li><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">After hailstorm of complaints, board approves Clemson design</a></p></li></ul> Get Lectured: Clemson School of Architecture Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-09-26T10:22:00-04:00 >2013-09-26T14:55:36-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="1127" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br> 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> Our list for today is the Centennial Lecture Series from the Clemson School of Architecture, who is celebrating its 100-year anniversary.</p> <p> <em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a>.</em></p> <p> All lectures will be at <strong>1:30 pm</strong> at <strong>Lee 111 Auditorium</strong>, unless noted otherwise.</p> <p> <strong>AUGUST</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>August 22</strong></em><br> 7 pm<br><strong>Michael Murphy</strong> / MASS Design Boston<br><strong>Special A+H at 45! Lecture. Fall Convocation</strong>.<br><br><br><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>September 20</strong></em><br><strong>Betsy Beaman</strong>, AIA, IIDA, SEGD<br><strong>Kimberly Stanley</strong>, AIA / Stanley Beaman &amp; Sears, Atlanta<br> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>OCTOBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>October 4</strong></em><br><strong>Mark Carroll</strong><br><strong>Renzo Piano Building Workshop</strong>, Genoa/NYC</p> <p> <em><strong>October 18</strong></em><br><strong>The Arch...</strong></p> New Clemson University architecture building set to test Charleston's limits on context Archinect 2012-10-10T17:14:00-04:00 >2012-10-22T15:59:46-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="265" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;We were hired to do the most important piece of contemporary architecture &mdash; or architecture of our time &mdash; that we can do in this city,&rdquo; Cloepfil says. The design for the 30,000-square-foot center at the northeast corner of George and Meeting streets includes three rectangular masses, not unlike grand three-story single houses in their approximate size.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Project Zero - Runner Up at Design to Zero Competition Alexander Walter 2012-02-16T13:25:00-05:00 >2012-02-21T10:51:02-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>We are happy to also present the second prize winner of the 2012 Design to Zero competition: Project Zero, a collaborative effort by graduate students Daniel Kim and Caitlin Ranson from Clemson University School of Architecture [...]. Project Zero seeks to redefine the "unit," focusing on the tight relationship between material unit, family unit, and living unit. The site chosen for the proposal is in a historic residential district not far from downtown Grennville, South Carolina.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Clemson University Students Take First Prize at Design to Zero Competition Alexander Walter 2012-02-09T13:51:00-05:00 >2012-02-21T10:56:28-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A team of two graduate students from Clemson University School of Architecture, Eric Laine and Suzanne Steelman, has won the international Dow Solar Design to Zero competition. The team's proposal LiveWork was awarded the first place award, along with a $20,000 prize sponsored by Dow Solar.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>