Archinect - Paper Matters Press 2014-07-22T17:37:25-04:00 http://archinect.com/blog/article/85892373/catalyst-conditions CATALYST: CONDITIONS Paper Matters Press 2013-11-06T13:10:00-05:00 >2013-11-11T20:02:13-05:00 <p> Our newest publication, CATALYST recently made it's debut.</p> <p> Designed and printed in partnership with Actar Publishers (Barcelona and New York), CATALYST is the product of the School of Architecture and Paper Matters, a research seminar that examines and deconstructs the notion of printed material in contemporary architectural debate, education, and practice.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/j3/j3xa0jsdikog76hg.jpg" title=""></p> <p> CATALYST explores the work of multiple disciplines, many peoples, and a multitude of approaches, all operating under the umbrella of one institution</p> <p> The editorial team, lead by Ghazal Abbasy-Asbagh, developed the conceptual framework, and collected and organized the content. The work featured in CATALYST was selected from student and faculty projects engaged in research and pedagogy on the conditions of the built environment from the academic year 2012-2013, and is aligned relative to three states: flux, stasis, and crisis.</p> <p> The questions the teams asked were:</p> <p> What is the impact of design on the forces that shape ou...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/85892374/design-competition-paper-matters-press-logo Design Competition: Paper Matters Press logo Paper Matters Press 2013-11-06T07:42:37-05:00 >2013-11-11T20:23:18-05:00 <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e3/e3bnu8g8g800138m.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> PMP is currently seeking design proposals for a new logo that will be used on the upcoming Paper Matters website and various marketing materials.&nbsp; The logo will also be printed on future PMP publications.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Eligibility:</strong></p> <p> Open to anyone and everyone.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Submission&nbsp;Guidelines:</strong></p> <p> Designers can submit as many entries as they&rsquo;d like.</p> <p> Proposals should be formatted for 8.5&rdquo; x 11&rdquo; (portrait). &nbsp;One design proposal per page.</p> <p> If your design utilizes multiple colors, please provide an&nbsp;alternate black and white&nbsp;version also.</p> <p> All submission will be printed and reviewed by the Paper&nbsp;Matters Press editorial team.&nbsp;</p> <p> Do not include your name on the submission.</p> <p> Send questions and PDF&nbsp;proposals to <a href="mailto:raa8td@virginia.edu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">raa8td@virginia.edu</a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Dates &amp; Deadlines:</strong></p> <p> November 5: Call for Proposals<br> November 22: Submissions Due&nbsp;by 5:00pm<br> November 27: Winner announced</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Prizes:</strong></p> <p> $100</p> <p> (1) Copy of <a href="http://archinect.com/papermatterspress/catalyst-conditions" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Catalyst: Conditions</a><br> (1) Copy of <a href="http://www.arch.virginia.edu/resources/lunch-student-journal-uva-school-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lunch 8</a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <em>Paper Matters Press (PMP) is a platform for creating...</em></p>