Archinect - Press Release 2015-09-04T12:34:35-04:00 http://archinect.com/schools/release/2573634/follow-the-dept-solar-decathletes-on-twitter/135757568 ****FOLLOW THE DEPT & SOLAR DECATHLETES ON TWITTER**** svaidya 2015-09-02T23:08:44-04:00 >2015-09-02T23:10:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cc/cczpdnddk3qedmy9.jpg" width="514" height="223" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><a href="https://twitter.com/NYCCT_BKLYN" target="_blank">TWITTER FEED</a></strong>&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/7168452/2015-l-a-beach-cities-modern-home-tour/135751120 2015 L.A. Beach Cities Modern Home Tour bil2e 2015-09-02T21:11:22-04:00 >2015-09-02T21:11:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g1/g1pl924bngsl033m.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://modernhometours.com/2015-l-a-beach-cities-modern-home-tour" target="_blank">http://modernhometours.com/2015-l-a-beach-cities-modern-home-tour</a>/</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/851/the-concert-hall-in-malm-live-opens-to-the-public-on-28-august-2015/135698785 The Concert Hall in Malmö Live opens to the public on 28 August 2015 press@shl.dk 2015-09-02T04:48:59-04:00 >2015-09-02T05:01:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2h/2h7srhdmx2v3i0yb.jpg" width="514" height="498" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>The new 1,600 seat concert hall in Malm&ouml; Live will open to the public with a festive premier program on the weekend 28-30 August 2015. The concert hall is the Centre piece of the Malm&ouml; Live complex, which also consists of a five star Clarion Hotel, Congress Centre, two restaurant&rsquo;s, sky bar and an additional flexible venue space, called the Cube. The complex designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen architects totaling 54,000m2 opened in May of this year and is fast becoming a cultural landmark in central Malm&ouml;.</strong></p><p>Malmo Live is situated within the Schmidt Hammer Lassen Universitetsholmen masterplan in central Malm&ouml; and appears as a clear and easily readable composition of buildings. Inside, three volumes hold a large symphony hall, a flexible hall and a conference centre, which are clearly defined elements that, through their mutual composition, set the tone for the musicality of the building. The three building masses have an almost-urban scale that supports the idea of 'a city within the cit...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/3420/clemson-architecture-among-pioneers-of-ncarb-s-integrated-path-to-licensure-program/135646475 Clemson Architecture Among Pioneers of NCARB's "Integrated Path to Licensure" Program Peter Laurence 2015-09-01T12:36:36-04:00 >2015-09-01T12:36:36-04:00 <p>Clemson School of Architecture joins twelve other schools in NCARB's Integrated Path to Licensure program. Ray Huff, FAIA, director of the Clemson Architecture Center in Charleston, where the school's program will be based, said,&nbsp;&ldquo;Clemson School of Architecture is pleased to be at the vanguard of this new initiative to put in&nbsp;practice what has been a core principle of the program&mdash;melding the academy and practice to&nbsp;the betterment of both.&rdquo;</p><p>For more information about the program, see</p><p><a href="http://www.ncarb.org/News-and-Events/News/2015/Aug-IntegratedPath.aspx" target="_blank">http://www.ncarb.org/News-and-Events/News/2015/Aug-IntegratedPath.aspx</a>&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/41054951/2015-designphiladelphia-what-you-should-know-about-pearl-street-passage/135565935 2015 DesignPhiladelphia: What You Should Know About Pearl Street Passage Darcy Veneziale 2015-08-31T11:38:29-04:00 >2015-08-31T11:52:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gx/gxvd97er4wtqyo4m.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>DesignPhiladelphia is the oldest design event in the country. &nbsp;It highlights the work of the city&rsquo;s local designers, architects, and creative professionals.&nbsp; DesignPhiladelphia demonstrates Philadelphia&rsquo;s reemergence as a 21st century city, molded by thoughtful design, the collaboration of multiple disciplines, and community engagement.&nbsp;</p><p>Come see what <a href="http://2015.designphiladelphia.org/" target="_blank"><strong>DesignPhiladelphia</strong></a> is all about!&nbsp; Organized by the <a href="http://philadelphiacfa.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Philadelphia Center for Architecture</strong></a>, the festival runs from October 8-16, 2015. &nbsp;This year celebrates the 11th Annual DesignPhiladelphia Festival with the <a href="http://2015.designphiladelphia.org/featured-event" target="_blank"><strong>Pearl Street Passage</strong></a>, where the 1100 block of Pearl Street &ndash; from 10th Street to Broad &ndash; will be transformed. &nbsp;This 4-block corridor in the Chinatown North/Callowhill neighborhood, will showcase up to 10 installations, created by multidisciplinary teams of artists, designers, makers, builders, and neighborhood stakeholders.&nbsp;</p><p>This year&rsquo;s theme is <em>SHIFT</em>.&nbsp; With our city constantly changing around us, there is a <em>SHIFT</em> occurring in Philade...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/105400016/a-n-office-selected-for-the-us-pavilion-for-venice-biennale-2016/135351761 A(n) Office Selected for the US Pavilion for Venice Biennale 2016 Marcelo López-Dinardi 2015-08-28T16:56:50-04:00 >2015-08-28T16:56:50-04:00 <p><strong>2016 U.S. Pavilion Venice Architecture Biennale Architects Announced</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>The curatorial team behind The Architectural Imagination, the U.S. Pavilion exhibition for the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, today announced the architects who will participate in the exhibition. The 12 teams of architects were selected from more than 250 submissions. They are:</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&#8203;&#8203;A(n) Office, Detroit, Michigan</p><p>Marcelo L&oacute;pez-Dinardi; V. Mitch McEwen</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>BairBalliet, Columbus, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois</p><p>Kelly Bair; Kristy Balliet</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Greg Lynn FORM, Los Angeles, California</p><p>Greg Lynn</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, Atlanta, Georgia</p><p>Mack Scogin; Merrill Elam</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>MARSHALL BROWN PROJECTS, Chicago, Illinois</p><p>Marshall Brown</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>MOS Architects, New York, New York</p><p>Hilary Sample; Michael Meredith</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Pita &amp; Bloom, Los Angeles, California</p><p>Florencia Pita; Jackilin Hah Bloom</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Present Future, Houston, Texas</p><p>Albert Pope; Jes&uacute;s Vassallo</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Preston Scott Cohen Inc., Boston, Massachusetts</p><p>Preston Scott Cohen</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>SAA/Stan Allen Architect, New York, New York</p><p>Stan All...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/17129/fall-2015-lecture-series/135350948 FALL 2015 LECTURE SERIES Emily Klein 2015-08-28T16:40:18-04:00 >2015-08-28T16:41:29-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/15/15b8xt7gisxyh0bl.jpg" width="514" height="686" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Admission is FREE.</p><p>All lectures start 6:00pm at EMPAC / The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media + Performing Arts Center . 110 8th Street, Troy NY 12180.</p><p>//</p><p>Wed Sept 16th @ Theater,<br>Theodore Spyropoulos (Minimaforms):<br>&ldquo;Behavioural Frameworks&rdquo;_</p><p>Wed Oct 14th @ Theater,<br>Jenny Sabin (Jenny Sabin Studio):<br>&ldquo;Matter Design Computation: Cell, Bits and Atoms&rdquo;_</p><p>Mon Oct 26th @ Theater<br>Steven Ehrlich (Ehrlich Architects):<br>&ldquo;Evolving Multicultural Modernism&rdquo;<br>Architecture + / Lecture Series_</p><p>Thur Oct 29th @ Concert Hall<br>Marie-Ange Brayer<br>(Chief Curator of Design &amp; Industrial Prospective,&nbsp;MNAM-CCI Center Pompidou):<br>&ldquo;Naturalizing Architecture&rdquo;_</p><p>Mon Nov 16th @ Concert Hall,<br>Peter Testa + Devyn Weiser (Testa &amp; Weiser):<br>&ldquo;Superpositions&rdquo;</p><p>//</p><p><a href="http://www.arch.rpi.edu/" target="_blank">http://www.arch.rpi.edu/</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/118849956/10-interior-design-ideas-neighbors-envy-and-owners-pride/135314791 10 Interior Design Ideas, Neighbors Envy and Owners Pride hiral.patel 2015-08-28T05:21:19-04:00 >2015-08-28T05:33:14-04:00 <p>A beautiful home, is what each one of us aspires to have. Whether it is a huge mansion or a small apartment, our focus always remains the living room couch, the bed and stylish storage. However; great interior design is always about the details.</p><p><strong>Here are 10 interior design ideas that will turn your house into your dream home and anyone who visits will surely go:</strong></p><p>a) WOW with wonder<br>b) Green with envy.</p><p>Here we go...</p><p><strong>1. Nature within the walled space</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5h/5h1326jxuhy915ha.jpg"></p><p>The trees, birds, flowers plants and the shrubs, they all bring in life. So bring some elements of nature into your interiors. It can be anywhere, the living room, bathroom, across the passages, or at the patio. You can also do this by using bonsai trees, real rustic branches, flower decorations, artificial indoor ponds etc.</p><p><strong>2. Wall stickers and decals</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tg/tg1lyykcqlt3xxdw.jpg"></p><p>Using wall stickers is probably the most affordable and easiest way to brighten up your home interiors and give spaces a character of their own. &nbsp;</p><p><strong>3. Lighting Design</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nl/nlrrmia6ubyo48tf.jpg"></p><p>Lighting is one of the most import...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/66211639/san-francisco-business-times-developers-plot-rooftop-restaurant-in-revamp-of-union-square-building/135236868 San Francisco Business Times: Developers plot rooftop restaurant in revamp of Union Square building wzarc 2015-08-27T05:08:09-04:00 >2015-08-27T05:08:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hd/hdamkm7658ruz77v.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/morning_call/2015/07/union-square-sf-340-mason-st-rooftop-restaurant.html?ana=e_sfbt_rdup&amp;s=newsletter&amp;ed=2015-07-29&amp;u=35114681624de7c65e685a5aee9a0b&amp;t=1438186509" target="_blank">http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/morning_call/2015/07/union-square-sf-340-mason-st-rooftop-restaurant.html?ana=e_sfbt_rdup&amp;s=newsletter&amp;ed=2015-07-29&amp;u=35114681624de7c65e685a5aee9a0b&amp;t=1438186509</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/851/schmidt-hammer-lassen-architects-celebrates-the-world-day-for-international-justice/135168551 schmidt hammer lassen architects celebrates the World Day for International Justice press@shl.dk 2015-08-26T08:06:42-04:00 >2015-08-26T19:17:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/td/tdh0pwu8l9jf8oqm.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>As lead architects on the new permanent premises of the International Criminal Court in the Hague, schmidt hammer lassen architects supports the World Day for International Justice on 17th July 2015.</strong></p><p>17th July marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute in 1998, the founding treaty of the ICC, which seeks to protect people from genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression. The day unites all those who wish to support justice, promote victims' rights, and help prevent crimes that threaten the peace, security and well-being of the world.</p><p>The construction of the new permanent premises is almost complete, the building is scheduled to be handed-over to the International Criminal Court by September, followed by the public opening early next year.</p><p><strong>The New permanent premises</strong><br>The building is designed as a sculptural abstraction, &ndash; a composition of six volumes, firmly anchored to the site and rising from the surrounding dune landscape. The tallest of the...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/88/fall-2015-public-lectures-exhibitions-sci-arc/135132436 Fall 2015 Public Lectures & Exhibitions @ SCI-Arc sciarcnews 2015-08-25T20:44:45-04:00 >2015-08-25T20:54:14-04:00 <p><img alt="" src="http://sciarc.edu/images/archinect/Fall2015-PR-strip-Archinect.jpg"></p><p>The Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) is pleased to announce its fall 2015 series of public events. The lecture series begins with RIGHT NOW, a 2-day symposium aiming to instigate unscripted conversations among a broad cross-section of today&rsquo;s most exciting practitioners. SCI-Arc public lectures this coming fall will introduce speakers from a broad range of disciplines, including Pritzker Prize laureate Shigeru Ban, artists Perry Hall and Fabian Marcaccio, educators Hashim Sarkis and Brett Steele, architects Zvi Hecker and Michael Hansmeyer, and photographer Richard Schulman, among others.</p><p>The lecture series is complemented by two exhibitions: a group show of best thesis projects from this year&rsquo;s graduating class, and a site-specific SCI-Arc Gallery exhibition of drawings and paintings by architect Zvi Hecker. Admission to SCI-Arc-hosted public events and exhibitions is always free and open to the public.</p><p>September 11-13&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Graduate Thesis Weekend &amp; Graduatio...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/13338/uw-milwaukee-students-win-2015-chicago-award-in-architecture/135120340 UW-Milwaukee students win 2015 Chicago Award in Architecture snatraj 2015-08-25T16:51:13-04:00 >2015-08-26T17:53:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e7/e78m4tdbn8m4atk8.jpg" width="514" height="307" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The team of Dan Causier and Matt Moulis have received the First Place Benn-Johnck Award, presented by AIA Chicago, for their project "Restraining Order: An Urban Capuchin Monastery". The project was guided by Professors-in-Practice Brian Johnsen and Sebastian Schmaling.</p><p>For details about the award, please see:</p><p><a href="http://www.aiachicago.org/news/entry/2015-chicago-student-awards-in-architecture-winners-announced#.VdzTL2eFPIX" target="_blank">http://www.aiachicago.org/news/entry/2015-chicago-student-awards-in-architecture-winners-announced#.VdzTL2eFPIX</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2r/2rqtt09l5kz2y4dk.jpg"></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/31047560/kostow-greenwood-wins-iida-sandi-award/135043936 Kostow Greenwood wins IIDA / SANDI Award Michael Kostow 2015-08-24T17:08:20-04:00 >2015-08-24T17:08:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/87/87wkef4353og3ttt.jpg" width="514" height="748" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Kostow Greenwood Architects design for the Miami office of Fir Tree Partners was selected as the 2015 SANDI &ldquo;Project of the Year&rdquo; by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) South Florida Chapter.</strong></p><p>In awarding its highest honor, the SANDI jury commended the project for exquisite detailing, singularity of color usage, expression of texture and openness and a clean palette allowing sculptural quality of elements to intensify</p><p>Adapting the contemporary urban aesthetic of their New York headquarters to the atmosphere and culture of South Florida, this hedge fund office is forward-thinking and employee-centric. Accommodating staff of 17 in 5,000 square feet, while meeting SEC regulations for trading areas, we refreshed the existing fourth floor offices while expanding to a fifth floor above. &nbsp;The staff truly utilize their space so function needed to follow form.<br><br>The program included open and private offices for executives; large, medium and small multiuse conference rooms and ampl...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/10196497/autumn-semester-begins-at-the-iit-college-of-architecture-in-chicago/135010970 Autumn semester begins at the IIT College of Architecture in Chicago WielAretsArchitects 2015-08-24T06:48:50-04:00 >2015-08-24T06:48:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7q/7qznpkt4w96c237j.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Today in Chicago, autumn semester officially begins at the Illinois Institute of Technology's (IIT) College of Architecture (CoA).</strong> Since 2013, the college has refocused its curriculum, toward metropolitan concerns, and since 2014, has disseminated its events through its new website, alongside its redesigned print and digital identity, for which it is becoming increasingly recognized; also in 2014, the CoA launched the MCHAP Award for the best architecture in the Americas, and the Louis Vuitton Spark Award for student work, and in 2015 will participate in the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial.</p><p><strong>Stay current with all IIT CoA Events</strong></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/83689/located-in-the-trendy-sanlitun-area-a-60-year-old-auditorium-that-has-seen-multiple-transformations-now-houses-crossboundaries-new-office/135009366 Located in the trendy Sanlitun area, a 60-year-old auditorium that has seen multiple transformations now houses Crossboundaries’ new office crossboundaries 2015-08-24T06:26:00-04:00 >2015-08-24T18:31:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zj/zj0qx67a0gkfzk8p.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Before moving in, Crossboundaries took up the design for the whole refurbishment of the building&rsquo;s upper level, created a modern commercial space with offices and public space. A new roof, evenly scattered with skylights, is added to the original structure of a former auditorium from the 50s. Its ceiling is raised to allow adequate space for a mezzanine level in the newly inserted program. The decision to leave the walls bare, exposing its past and new transformation, reveals the story of the building&rsquo;s history and previous owners.</p><p>Internally Crossboundaries divides the space into four offices for independent leases. These four volumes are pushed toward the outer walls forming a lofty atrium in the middle for circulation and events. Within the office areas, freestanding mezzanine floors form voids with the original outer walls for circulation, air and light filtering from the skylights. Windows open into the atrium broadening the view of its users, extending their senses of the open ...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/7374/cpp-architecture-fall-2015-lecture-series/134808032 CPP Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series Sarah 2015-08-21T15:39:19-04:00 >2015-09-01T00:43:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/r5/r57mnfe6fzbvxac0.jpg" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Cal Poly Pomona Department of Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series</strong></p><p>Fred FIsher, Fredrick Fisher and Partners - October 9th 2015</p><p>Enrique Norten, Ten Arquitectos.&nbsp;Neutra Award Medal&nbsp;- October 26th 2015&nbsp;</p><p>Margaret Griffin, Griffin Enright Architects - October 30th 2015</p><p>Peter Zellner, AECOM&mdash; November 6th 2015</p><p>Dana Cuff, UCLA CityLAB - November 13th 2015</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>All lectures, except for the Neutra Award lecture, are Fridays at noon in building 89 (IDC).</p><p>Neutra Award lecture by Enrique Norten will take place in the University Theater at 6:30pm.</p><p>Poster designed by first year undergraduate architecture student&nbsp;Audrey Kane.</p><p>Lecture series is organized by Assistant Professor Robert Alexander and is made possible by the Henry Woo lecture series fund.</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/79523288/rzlbd-virus/134720392 rzlbd +VIRUS rzlbd 2015-08-20T12:31:07-04:00 >2015-08-24T18:09:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dj/djxnsve281lm054d.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>+VIRUS</em>&nbsp;is our current installation hanging at our atelier space; willing to infect people!</p><p>We believe that architecture is not just an ordinary operation that serves, rather like a positive virus, it contributes, communicates, challenges, and adapts itself to the need of project and its context.</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/90287082/milli-ns-john-may-zeina-koreitem-contributes-to-measure-at-storefront-nyc/134563793 MILLIØNS (John May + Zeina Koreitem) contributes to Measure at Storefront NYC millionsofmovingparts 2015-08-18T11:42:34-04:00 >2015-08-18T11:47:52-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yb/ybr3weqidra9l870.jpg" width="449" height="300" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://storefrontnews.org/programming/measure/" target="_blank">http://storefrontnews.org/programming/measure/</a></p><p><a href="https://storefront.24fundraiser.com/e/site/store/1916/items" target="_blank">https://storefront.24fundraiser.com/e/site/store/1916/items</a></p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/2573634/call-for-mentors_fall-2015/134526859 **CALL FOR MENTORS_FALL 2015** svaidya 2015-08-18T00:14:33-04:00 >2015-08-18T00:16:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/65/65cwb82uymvorx12.jpg" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>MENTORS NEEDED FOR DESIGN AND TECHNICAL STUDIOS<br>DAY/ NIGHT &amp; WEEKEND HOURS AVAILABLE<br>2 0 1 5 F A L L S E M E S T E R</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>SERVICE HOURS APPLICABLE TOWARDS IDP :<br>LEADERSHIP &amp; SERVICE R E Q U I R E M E N T</p><p><br>REQUIRED: EXCELLENT VERBAL, WRITTEN AND<br>GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS,<br>MASTERY OF MULTIPLE DESIGN SOFTWARES,</p><p>EMAIL RESUME, REFERENCES AND WORK<br>SAMPLES : <a href="mailto:SVAIDYA@CITYTECH.CUNY.EDU" target="_blank">SVAIDYA@CITYTECH.CUNY.EDU</a></p><p>TWITTER:&nbsp;<br>A R C H T E C H @ N Y C C T _ B K L Y N</p><p><br>NEW YORK CITY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY<br>DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY<br>186 JAY STREET BROOKLYN NEW YORK 11201</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/134436016/modern-family/134436020 MODERN FAMILY frankneely 2015-08-16T20:07:32-04:00 >2015-08-16T20:07:58-04:00 <p>See the full article at Atlanta Homes &amp; Lifestyles magazine &nbsp;<a href="http://www.atlantahomesmag.com/article/modern-family" target="_blank">http://www.atlantahomesmag.com/article/modern-family</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/134436016/atlanta-home-lifestyles-grand-prize-winner-contest-winner-25th-annual-kitchen-awards/134436019 Atlanta Home & Lifestyles Grand Prize Winner & Contest Winner - 25th Annual Kitchen Awards frankneely 2015-08-16T20:00:13-04:00 >2015-08-16T20:03:18-04:00 <p>See the full article and the designs - a renovation of a&nbsp;midcentury architect Andrew Steiner home, as well as a new build residence -&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.atlantahomesmag.com/article/25th-annual-kitchen-of-the-year-winners" target="_blank">http://www.atlantahomesmag.com/article/25th-annual-kitchen-of-the-year-winners</a>/</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/134436016/tudor-treasure-architect-frank-neely-designs-an-old-english-home-in-buckhead/134436017 Tudor Treasure: Architect Frank Neely designs an Old English home in Buckhead frankneely 2015-08-16T19:51:38-04:00 >2015-08-16T19:52:27-04:00 <p>See May 2015 Article in Atlanta Magazine:</p><p><a href="http://www.atlantamagazine.com/homeandgarden/tudor-treasure-architect-frank-neely-designs-an-old-english-home-in-buckhead" target="_blank">http://www.atlantamagazine.com/homeandgarden/tudor-treasure-architect-frank-neely-designs-an-old-english-home-in-buckhead</a>/</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/41054951/w-and-element-philadelphia-hotel-the-first-dual-branded-hotel-development/134178297 W and Element Philadelphia Hotel: The First Dual-Branded Hotel Development Darcy Veneziale 2015-08-13T11:34:39-04:00 >2015-08-24T18:34:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3n/3nha423kdwvfzgk3.jpg" width="514" height="585" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>June 17, 2015, <a href="http://www.starwoodhotels.com" target="_blank">Starwood Hotels &amp; Resorts Worldwide Inc.</a> announced the commencement of construction for its premier <strong>W and Element dual-branded hotel development</strong>.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.thelightingpractice.com" target="_blank">The Lighting Practice</a> is proud to be a part of the project team led by <a href="http://www.vsmdevelopment.net/" target="_blank">Vine Street Matthews Development</a> and <a href="http://www.cope-linder.com/" target="_blank">Cope Linder Architects</a>, who have combined their efforts to place the 582 feet tower in the heart of Philadelphia. TLP is responsible for designing the exterior lighting of the 51 story skyscraper.</p><p>TLP&rsquo;s project scope includes the building crown and fa&ccedil;ade, hotel entries on Chestnut Street and the terrace on level seven.&nbsp; The exterior design will include strips of dynamic white LED lights&nbsp;embedded in the tower&rsquo;s fa&ccedil;ade, which, at times, will have a cascading effect.&nbsp; The building&rsquo;s crown was designed to resemble the cliffs along the Schuylkill River in Fairmont Park. Guests will enter both the 295-room W Philadelphia and the 460-room&nbsp;Element Philadelphia via Chestnut Street entrances. The hotels will feature separate, h...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/9215461/the-adhocracy-reader-e-book-downloadable-now/134171051 The Adhocracy READER [e-Book] downloadable now! dpr-barcelona 2015-08-13T09:27:05-04:00 >2015-08-13T20:10:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zp/zp5tc2j1f3vm4z2x.jpg" width="514" height="727" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The&nbsp;<strong>Adhocracy READER</strong>, an&nbsp;e-Book that&nbsp;unfolds the issues that widens up and deepen the theoretical, historical and empirical theme of the exhibition. The publication also tries to get rid from the assumption of what a catalog should be. It does not collect or list exhibited projects; but the ideas and texts which have inspired both the curators and practitioners of the selected projects.</p><p><em>Adhocracy</em> is a philosophy of action characterized by creative, flexible, purposeful attitude. 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Adhocracy uses available systems in unimagined ways to face existing problems quickly and efficiently.</p><p>The&nbsp;<em>Adhocracy</em>&nbsp;exhibition and symposium at the Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens [curated by dpr-barcelona and Pelin Tan, with associate curator, Panos Dragonas], is focused on the relation of design, culture, and society within a global approach, but based on the dynamics of the local art, architecture an...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/25256176/fa-ade-improvement-invigorates-a-half-block-of-long-beach/134130067 FAÇADE IMPROVEMENT INVIGORATES A HALF BLOCK OF LONG BEACH Studio J 2015-08-12T20:39:59-04:00 >2015-08-12T20:39:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nc/ncflw1png9l1tcpl.jpg" width="514" height="320" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE</strong></p><p><strong>FA&Ccedil;ADE IMPROVEMENT INVIGORATES A HALF BLOCK OF LONG BEACH</strong></p><p>Long Beach, CA</p><p><strong>Tuesday, August 11, 2015 </strong></p><p>The City of Long Beach through a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) has revitalizing four dilapidated buildings to a half-block at the corner of Long Beach Boulevard and Anaheim Street in a rough part of Long Beach, California. The Metro Blue Line, across the street and a main artery to downtown Los Angeles provides a steady flow of pedestrian traffic amidst a mix of retail, restaurants, and housing.&nbsp; The purpose of the CDBG is to remove blight and improve options for the neighborhood.</p><p><a href="http://www.gwynnepugh.com/" target="_blank">Gwynne Pugh Urban Studio</a> (GP-US) designed the four fa&ccedil;ades adding significant visual and aesthetic improvements, upgrades, strengthening and unifying the block to reinvigorate the area as a desirable pedestrian oriented environment.&nbsp;</p><p>The challenge was working with three different owners and 12 individual tenants on a tight budget. 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Photo courtesy Robert Benson Photography</em></p><p>WESTFAIR COMMUNICATIONS</p><p><strong>By Danielle Brody</strong></p><p>August 3, 2015</p><p>Amenta Emma Architects recently relocated to a bigger office in Stamford at 1 Landmark Square.</p><p>Nicole Owens, a spokeswoman for the company, said the firm leased approximately 4,975 square feet in the building owned by Reckson, a division of SL Green Realty Corp.</p><p>Charles Cannizzaro, the architectural firm&rsquo;s principal in Stamford, negotiated the lease with Reckson on behalf of Amenta Emma.</p><p>With headquarters in Hartford and offices in Manhattan and Cambridge, Mass., Amenta Emma Architects opened its Stamford office at 247 Main St. in 2010 but quickly ran out of space as the firm added&nbsp;new clients and staff and received more design opportunities, Owens said.</p><p>Amenta Emma Stamford, which specializes in corporate interior projects, chose the city because it is a viable market for Fortune 500 companies, she said. 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Kozhikodeproperty.in tries to get deals done by making the purchaser and seller do negotiation in...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/114395652/hi-macs-brings-a-splash-of-colour-to-the-bathroom/133626397 HI-MACS® brings a splash of colour to the bathroom mfredes@himacs.eu 2015-08-06T07:58:09-04:00 >2015-08-06T07:58:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/am/amk23ixreeyv8m5h.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Attention to detail makes the difference between a design that is merely practical and a bit boring and one which is attractive and eye catching. To furnish a bathroom, you need to take all possible aspects into consideration, including both the design and the functionality as well as the material used, since this will have a big impact on the final result.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/am/amk23ixreeyv8m5h.jpg"></p><p>With its hygienic properties and waterproof qualities, HI-MACS&reg; was the ideal material both for the walls as well as the fittings in this bathroom. The furniture, countertop, and sink are all made from this natural acrylic stone, and the ability to seemless join it, has made it possible for the whole structure flow smoothly, whilst also achieving a surface that is easy to clean and look after.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Since this is a bathroom for children, the architect chose contrasting colours for the doors and drawers of the furniture and, matching the colours to the HI-MACS&reg; used elsewhere, &nbsp;used waterproof pastel shades on painted MDF. The handles ha...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/41054951/the-lighting-practice-is-growing-meet-our-newest-team-members/133476867 The Lighting Practice Is Growing, Meet Our Newest Team Members! Darcy Veneziale 2015-08-04T09:27:04-04:00 >2015-08-04T09:27:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kr/krmwxbgt5l1k45sh.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>A key element of <a href="http://www.thelightingpractice.com/team" target="_blank"><strong>The Lighting Practice</strong></a>'s success is our ability to find and recruit talented team members with a variety of experience and expertise.&nbsp; We are pleased to introduce the newest members of our design team, Matthew Fracassini, Chris Hallenbeck, and Jessica Wickes.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bit.ly/1M0iRF1" target="_blank"><strong>Matthew Fracassini, LEED AP BD+C</strong></a><br><em>Project Manager</em><br>Matt joined The Lighting Practice in 2015. He has a Bachelor in Architectural Engineering with an emphasis in Lighting Design from The Pennsylvania State University. Matt was always interested in architecture and construction. He was drawn to architectural lighting because of the balance between the design and the technical processes. Following graduation, Matt worked as an Applications Engineer for an architectural lighting manufacturer in West Haven, CT. He was responsible for assisting clients and making design recommendations based on the company&rsquo;s large line of standard and modified luminaires. For the past eight years Matt has worked as a Lighting Designer and...</p>