Archinect - News 2015-10-04T05:15:42-04:00 Daniel Libeskind launch guest editor of new CNN Style platform Alexander Walter 2015-07-01T19:23:00-04:00 >2015-07-05T09:10:16-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Today sees the launch of CNN Style, a new online destination for intelligent, stylish content spanning the worlds of fashion, design, architecture, art, autos and luxury. Throughout July, CNN Style welcomes renowned Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind [...]. As guest editor, Libeskind has commissioned a series of pieces about architecture to be published through July, given an exclusive video interview to CNN Style and written about the interplay of architecture and emotion.</p></em><br /><br /><p>CNN Style launched today with the inaugural editorial piece by Daniel Libeskind, "<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">We mustn't forget the deep emotional impact of the buildings around us</a>."</p><p>In the network's announcement, Libeskind is quoted:&nbsp;"I feel very lucky to be CNN Style's inaugural guest editor.&nbsp;It's a brilliant opportunity to communicate ideas about architecture and cities in an exciting new format.&nbsp; The spirit and emotionality of architecture is at the core of my practice [...]."</p> Just Launched: eVolo 2014 Skyscraper Competition Justine Testado 2013-08-26T18:22:00-04:00 >2013-08-26T20:16:13-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="355" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>It's time for the infamous eVolo Skyscraper Competition! As many of you here are probably familiar with, eVolo Magazine's Skyscraper Competition gives participants complete freedom with their skyscraper designs while thoroughly examining its definition, its purposes, and its potential in the 21st century. All students, architects, engineers, and designers are welcome to compete&mdash;with multidisciplinary teams being encouraged. So start gathering your teams now!</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Bracket [Goes Soft] Toronto Book Launch OpenWorkshop 2013-02-22T19:56:00-05:00 >2013-02-26T15:03:50-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Bracket [Goes Soft] Toronto book launch will be hosted by creatures:collective on March 1st, starting at 7pm. Editors Lola Sheppard and Neeraj Bhatia will launch the book, which will be available for purchase. Edited by Neeraj Bhatia and Lola Sheppard of Infranet Lab, this second volume in the impressive [bracket] series &ldquo;examines the use and implications of soft today &ndash; from the scale of material innovation to territorial networks.&rdquo; Free and open to the public, no RSVP is required.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Bracket 2 — Goes Soft launch event in Houston February 17 Archinect 2013-02-13T10:30:00-05:00 >2013-02-13T18:23:30-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Bracket [Goes Soft] HOUSTON Book Launch and Discussion with Neeraj Bhatia, Ned Dodington, Scott Colman, and Christopher Hight. February 17th @ Architecture Center Houston</p> Bracket 2 — Goes Soft, available soon, launch event in NYC this Friday Archinect 2013-02-05T09:52:00-05:00 >2013-02-06T16:03:10-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> This Friday: Bracket [Goes Soft] NEW YORK Book Launch and Discussion with Neeraj Bhatia, Fionn Byrne, Michael Chen, Leigha Dennis, Sergio Lopez-Pineiro, Geoff Manaugh and Chris Perry. February 8th @ Studio-X NYC</p> d3 launches first volume of d3:dialog: >assemble Archinect 2012-08-17T17:08:00-04:00 >2012-08-20T14:50:08-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="265" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> d3 publications, offering global perspectives on architecture, culture, technology, and production, just announced the launch of the first volume of <em>d3:dialog: &gt;assemble</em>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="" title=""></p> <p> Here's the official announcement we've received from d3:</p> <p> <em>&gt;assemble</em> will debut at the Beijing International Book Fair and Frankfurt International Book Fair in Fall 2012.<br> d3 publications may be purchased on-line in Europe and North America (<a href=";qid=1345180402&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=d3%3Adialog" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amazon</a>).</p> <p> <strong><em>Assemble</em><br><em>d3:dialog, International Journal of Architecture + Design</em></strong><br> editors, Gregory Marinic &amp; Mary-Jo Schlachter<br> 320 pages in full color</p> <p> <img alt="" src="" title=""></p> <p> Investigating contemporary issues in architecture, urbanism, and design, d3 views collaboration across the disciplines as a catalyst of change, and thus, seeks to actively build a global network of hybridized creative communities. d3 situates itself in this role out of the conviction that an expanded discourse in architecture fosters learning, creativity, and innovation.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="" title=""></p> <p> <em>d3:dialog</em> is an international journal of con...</p> CLOG : APPLE Launches in NYC this Friday Alexander Walter 2012-02-13T14:54:00-05:00 >2012-02-16T10:16:03-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="302" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Here's a hot event for you New Yorkers this week: CLOG is officially launching its anticipated second issue, titled CLOG : APPLE, at Van Alen Books this Friday, February 17, 7pm.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>CLOG : APPLE </em></a>showcases over 50 international contributors, including architects, designers, cartoonists, comedians, engineers and other industry leaders. Highlights include an examination of Steve Jobs's Eichler-designed childhood home; the evolution of Apple's store designs; its leading role in innovative glass engineering; the symbolism and urban implications of the new Cupertino headquarters design; reactions to Apple Campus 2 by notable architects and critics; and an interview with one of Apple Computer's original three founders, Ronald Wayne.</p> <p> Contributors include Michael Abrahamson, Paul Adamson, Gary Allen, Collin Anderson, Haik Avanian, Rachel Berger, Freek Bos, Gabrielle Brainard, Tom Brooksbank, Keith Burns, Marcus Carter, Haiko Cornelissen, Philippine d'Avout D'Auerstaedt, Erandi de Silva, Kevin Erickson, Matthew J. Giordano, Hanny Hindi, Julia van den Hout, Allyn Hughes, Alex Kilian, Klaus, Austin Kotting, Michael Kubo, Jimenez Lai, Nicholas Leahy, Christopher Lee, Fr...</p>