Archinect - Press Release 2016-05-01T17:19:33-04:00 http://archinect.com/firms/release/6259264/hong-kong-international-airport-midfield-concourse-fully-operates/149942870 Hong Kong International Airport Midfield Concourse fully operates JessW 2016-04-29T00:15:48-04:00 >2016-04-30T22:57:57-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5c/5cdwqb5531dzptxs.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Introduction</strong><br>As a core part of the airport&rsquo;s midfield expansion, the Midfield Concourse equips the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) with sufficient handling capacity to strengthen the city&rsquo;s competitiveness as a leading regional and international aviation hub. This project also symbolises a major achievement for the Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK), poised to embark on their expansion to a three runway system.</p><p>Located to the west of Terminal 1 and between the two existing runways at the airport, the five-level concourse has a total floor area of 105,000m2 with ceiling heights comparable to those of Terminal 1. There are 20 aircraft parking stands, 19 of which are bridge-served, including two Code F stands that are wide enough to cater for the double-deck A380. Passengers are connected to Terminal 1 via an extended automated people mover (APM).</p><p>Building up to full operations with 230 flights per day, the concourse can handle an additional 10 million passengers a year.</p><p>The Mott Ma...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/3667163/blair-mui-dowd-ranked-5-in-business-by-architect-50/149942832 Blair + Mui Dowd Ranked #5 in Business by Architect 50 remiller9 2016-04-28T17:56:54-04:00 >2016-04-28T17:57:06-04:00 <p>The&nbsp;50 Top Firms in Business for 2015</p><p><a href="http://www.architectmagazine.com/practice/architect-50/the-2015-top-firm-and-the-50-top-firms-in-business_o" target="_blank">http://www.architectmagazine.com/practice/architect-50/the-2015-top-firm-and-the-50-top-firms-in-business_o</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/3667163/blair-mui-dowd-ranks-in-ar-top-300/149942831 Blair + Mui Dowd Ranks in AR Top 300 remiller9 2016-04-28T17:52:33-04:00 >2016-04-28T17:53:28-04:00 <p>Architectural Record&nbsp;2015 Top 300 Architecture Firms</p><p><a href="http://www.architecturalrecord.com/Top300/2015-Top-300-Architecture-Firms-1" target="_blank">http://www.architecturalrecord.com/Top300/2015-Top-300-Architecture-Firms-1</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/3667163/blair-mui-dowd-announces-new-associates-michael-mandeville-aia-and-verena-koenig-leed-ap/149942827 BLAIR + MUI DOWD ANNOUNCES NEW ASSOCIATES: MICHAEL MANDEVILLE, AIA AND VERENA KOENIG, LEED AP remiller9 2016-04-28T17:46:54-04:00 >2016-04-28T17:48:27-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a0/a0gjea3ri7fcn8nj.jpg" width="190" height="254" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Blair + Mui Dowd Architects is pleased to announce the promotion of both Verena Koenig, LEED AP and Michael Mandeville, AIA to firm Associates.&nbsp;</p><p><br>Michael joined B+MD in 2005 and has been responsible for the planning and design of institutional, educational and community facility projects. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Northeastern University, and a Masters inArchitecture from the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.<br><br>Michael has designed research facilities for Vanderbilt University Medical Center, including the VANTAGE Laboratory, the CSLSC Drug Discovery Laboratory, and the Biochemistry and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Laboratory.<br><br>He is an integral team member involved in the planning and design of educational and community facilities including the Arverne by-the-Sea YMCA, Founders Park Community Pavilions and renovation of the Langford Auditorium at Vanderbilt University. He is currently designing the Graduate Cen...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/3667163/donald-blair-and-2016-fellows-recognized-by-aia-new-york/149942826 Donald Blair and 2016 Fellows recognized by AIA New York remiller9 2016-04-28T17:44:40-04:00 >2016-04-30T23:07:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mk/mko81o8px7wr1gsw.jpg" width="514" height="328" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>We are pleased to announce that Donald Blair has been elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA).<br><br>"Donald Blair advances healthcare design by integrating extensive expertise in medical planning and design with strategic fiscal analysis to create financially sustainable architecture that expands the capacity for scientific research and delivers improved patient care."<br><br>-- Statement of Achievement<br>AIA College of Fellows, 2016&nbsp;<br><br>The Fellowship program was developed to elevate those architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society and who have achieved a standard of excellence in the profession. Election to fellowship not only recognizes the achievements of architects as individuals, but also their significant contribution to architecture and society on a national level.<br><br>The 2016 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated 149 AIA members to its prestigious College of Fellows. Out of a total AIA m...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940978/classic-interior-design-projects-houses-nobili-interior-design/149942702 Classic interior design projects houses - Nobili Interior Design Nobili design Bucuresti 2016-04-28T05:06:31-04:00 >2016-04-28T05:06:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rd/rdajyjzpf1ls8qu3.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The term new classic entails combining modern elements that are the perfect blend between elegance and artistry. The interior design specialists suggest that when it comes to this type of decor, the owners should opt for really avant-garde materials as well as colors. If you wish to adorn your entire house in this new classic style or if you simply are looking to redecorate your bedroom or living area, the interior design specialists have all the solutions at hand.</p><p>Portfolio projects -&nbsp;<em><strong><a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential" target="_blank">http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential</a></strong></em></p><p><a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/design/design-interior-case/149-design-interior-dormitor-clasic-si-modern" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/images/design-interior-dormitor-clasic-modern-bucuresti-2016.jpg"></a>Their ideas and suggestions will satisfy even the most demanding client. A house or a flat decorated in the new classic style means a perfect symmetry, visually speaking. We are referring here to the overall decorations, this means the furniture and other types of products that will adorn each room. The specialists recommend this type of style for a house that has a vast space to offer as far as the room perimeter is concerned. The n...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149942113/architectural-design-services-to-rayvat-engineering-could-save-you-big-dollars/149942459 Architectural Design Services to Rayvat Engineering Could Save You Big Dollars Rathodjay 2016-04-27T03:17:44-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:31:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dq/dqqkll296e9b9m1x.jpg" width="514" height="265" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>When it comes to outsourcing your <strong><a href="http://www.rayvatengineering.com/services/architecture-engineering/" target="_blank">Architectural Design Services</a></strong>, you need to look for a partner who knows the job, has experience in it, and does not burn a hole in your pocket.</p><p>Founded by Mr. Jitendra Shah, current CEO of &ldquo;Jenya&rdquo; an IT based marketing firm, almost a decade ago, Rayvat offers you quality with affordability. When you outsource to Rayvat, you get an added advantage of &nbsp;cr&egrave;me de la cr&egrave;me of the industry working 24x7 on your project.</p><p>Even if you look at Rayvat&rsquo;s portfolio of the past designs, you would see the photorealistic renders that can be seen in each and every project. When every one of your competitor is now opting for architectural design services, only the most realistic looking renders would help you gain a competitive advantage.</p><p>That is why partnering with Rayvat Engineering would not only get you the most qualitative Architectural designs but also at the most cost effective rates.</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/88/joe-day-deagen-day-design-arrays/149942325 Joe Day/deagen-day design: ARRAYS sciarcnews 2016-04-26T12:51:59-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:11:13-04:00 <p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/po/poechihmndy3j6t9.jpg"></p><p><strong>LIBRARY EXHIBITION</strong></p><p><strong>Joe Day/deagen-day design</strong></p><p><strong><em>ARRAYS</em></strong></p><p><strong>June 3 &ndash; July 24, 2016</strong></p><p><strong>SCI-Arc Library</strong></p><p><strong>Friday, June 3, 7pm:</strong> Opening Reception</p><p><strong>LOS ANGELES, CA (April 26, 2016) </strong><strong>&ndash;</strong> SCI-Arc is pleased to present <em>Joe Day/deagen-day design: ARRAYS</em>, opening June 3 in the SCI-Arc Library. <em>ARRAYS</em> collects over three dozen maps and diagrams developed by Joe Day and his practice deegan-day design over the last two decades. Many chart a domain within the field &ndash; contemporary architecture in Los Angeles, digital vanguard possibilities, the interests of his SCI-Arc colleagues. Others explore the neighboring disciplines of fine art, urbanism and cinema. Some imagine cross-pollinations between those worlds.</p><p>Combining the methods of Charles Jencks and Rosalind Krauss, Day deploys a wide array of timelines, scenario planning &ldquo;quads&rdquo; and Expanded Field diagrams to draw connections between disparate projects and actors. Many resemble complex games of tic-tack-toe, cat&rsquo;s cradle, or target practice. Building on Day&rsquo;s more g...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/10196497/waa-progress-construction-on-the-ijhal-in-amsterdam/149941860 WAA progress construction on the IJhal in Amsterdam WielAretsArchitects 2016-04-22T05:24:17-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:31:49-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/np/npekahds8i2i8v9c.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>As spring emerges in Amsterdam, and its greenery effloresces, so too is another emergence taking place in the city; the IJhal in the central train station, which is quickly nearing its completion. </strong>The IJhal is a new pedestrian passageway on the waterside of the station; it is situated under a new bus terminal, and above the yet-to-be opened 'North-South' metro line. The station is a confluence point for taxi, train, metro, tram, and water ferry traffic; the IJhal is a major node of pedestrian movement in Amsterdam. Outfit with enormous LED screens, which display scenes of the city, a yellow-tan hued terrazzo floor, and many rounded mirrored elements, on its ceiling, as well as wrapped around its poles&ndash;its eastern half will soon be completed.</p><p><a href="http://www.wielaretsarchitects.com/en/projects/ijhal/" target="_blank">Read more about the IJhal</a></p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/5208403/university-of-miami-fosters-cross-disciplinary-discussion-on-climate-change/149941750 UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI FOSTERS CROSS-DISCIPLINARY DISCUSSION ON CLIMATE CHANGE AnnetteGallagher 2016-04-21T13:16:06-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:16:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o5/o5it3qdxmsemk9cg.jpg" width="514" height="269" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><em>Comprehensive online initiative spotlights research&nbsp;</em></strong><strong><em>to offer innovative solutions such as renewable energy, building resilient communities, understanding vector-borne diseases and their changing ecology</em></strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>CORAL GABLES, FL</strong>&nbsp;(April 21, 2016)&nbsp; --&nbsp; In time for Earth Day, the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.miami.edu" target="_blank">University of Miami</a>, one of the top research universities in the United States,&nbsp; has created a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary, and interactive initiative to highlight the many areas its scientists, researchers, alumni and students are working in toward solving the climate change crisis. The Climate Change Special Report may be found on UM&rsquo;s website by visiting<a href="http://climate.miami.edu" target="_blank">http://climate.miami.edu</a>.</p><p>&ldquo;As a relevant and excellent University, the University of Miami is mobilizing our considerable research capacity to address one of the world&rsquo;s most pressing problems,&rdquo; said UM President Julio Frenk. &ldquo;One of the most complex global issues we face today is climate change. No longer can we as a society disregard its impact on the world ar...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/5208403/final-reviews-begin-april-16-upper-level-and-thesis-will-be-in-the-design-district-april-25-26/149941735 Final Reviews Begin April 16; Upper Level and Thesis Will be in the Design District April 25-26 AnnetteGallagher 2016-04-21T12:16:32-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:13:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ks/ksyqxpz9f332ya1d.jpg" width="395" height="275" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The end of the semester is almost here! After months of hard work, students will be evaluated during the final reviews. Reviews involve students presenting their work to critics for about five minutes, and then that work being critiqued for about five to 10 minutes after the presentation. This panel of jurors is typically comprised of the studio instructor, other University of Miami architecture faculty and outside guests. Depending upon the focus of the individual studio, outside guests may be architects or other professionals.</p><p>In what has become a new UMSoA tradition, the core program (first three years of students) reviews will be held within the UMSoA campus, but the upper level and thesis student reviews will take place off campus, hosted by the Miami Design District at the Moore Building, located at 3841 NE 2nd Avenue. Final reviews are generously sponsored by Bill Rammos and Dacra. Reviews on campus began Saturday, April 16 and continue on Wednesday, April 20 and Friday, April...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940978/interior-design-of-a-classic-living-room-in-a-luxurious-house-nobili-interior-design/149941604 Interior design of a classic living room in a luxurious house-Nobili Interior Design Nobili design Bucuresti 2016-04-20T15:20:04-04:00 >2016-04-20T17:03:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/91/918if86zuytki2vs.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Decorating your living room in a classic style is usually the number one option for people who love&nbsp;exquisite&nbsp;decoration pieces and the imposing allure that this style brings to one&rsquo;s house. Those who will go with this classic&nbsp;look, will also opt for high-end furniture pieces such as a classic and luxurious one or an Italian style furniture.</p><p><strong>Portfolio projects</strong> -&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential" target="_blank">http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential</a></p><p><a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential/210-design-interior-casa-stil-clasic" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/images/design-interior-dining-casa-Urziceni.jpg"></a></p><p>Such a complex interior design project will require the talented input of interior design specialists. These experts will be there to offer you guidance regarding the furniture selection. It all depends on your personal taste of course, but they will prove to be useful as they will suggest unique accessories that will fit right in the classic style you want to go for.</p><p><a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/design/design-interior-vile" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/images/design-interior-living-clasic-Bucuresti-preturi.jpg"></a></p><p>When you solicit the aid of such an interior design expert, you must listen to his opinion and explain your overall vision, so that he can understand your needs and wants regarding the room tha...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/91342039/kaan-architecten-signs-the-supreme-court-of-the-netherlands/149941353 KAAN Architecten signs the Supreme Court of the Netherlands KAAN Architecten 2016-04-19T21:22:00-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:17:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/go/gowy17zlq1nlae0m.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Distinguished and functional, hard and ethereal, rough and refined: the new home of the highest court in the Netherlands exhibits a tight relationship between openness and security. </strong></p><p>The Supreme Court of the Netherlands has been designed by KAAN Architecten as the entry of an international Public Private Competition (Publiek Private Samenwerking - PPS) won in 2012 by Poort van Den Haag, the consortium made up of BAM PPP B.V., PGGM, BAM Bouw en Techniek B.V., ISS Nederland B.V. and KAAN Architecten.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/iu/iubsolde03q87at3.jpg"></p><p>The building, which measures 18.000 m2 and houses a staff of 350, is located in the elegantly historic city center of The Hague. It is situated along the Korte Voorhout, a royal route connecting several institutional buildings to the Parliament building, and adjacent to Malieveld park; in this location the new design, with the measured vibrancy of its facades, interacts with the trees across the street announcing the city gateway.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ht/hts7m50cqofs5k97.jpg"></p><p>The main entrance is flagged by six bronze statues of legal s...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/7359312/gls-principal-gary-strang-is-among-28-american-society-of-landscape-architects-members-elevated-to-the-asla-council-of-fellows-for-2016/149941497 GLS principal Gary Strang is among 28 American Society of Landscape Architects members elevated to the ASLA Council of Fellows for 2016! Gary Strang 2016-04-19T20:11:01-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:18:08-04:00 <p><a href="https://www.asla.org/land/LandArticle.aspx?id=48467" target="_blank">https://www.asla.org/land/LandArticle.aspx?id=48467</a></p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/5208403/um-study-links-neighborhood-greenness-to-reduction-in-chronic-diseases-among-miami-dade-seniors/149941454 UM Study Links Neighborhood Greenness to Reduction in Chronic Diseases Among Miami-Dade Seniors AnnetteGallagher 2016-04-19T16:42:45-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:12:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3y/3yrxqn9hhbbsydab.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>Coral Gables, Fla. (April 19, 2016)</strong> -- A new study of a quarter-million Miami-Dade County Medicare beneficiaries showed that higher levels of neighborhood greenness, including trees, grass and other vegetation, were linked to a significant reduction in the rate of chronic illnesses, particularly in low-to-middle income neighborhoods. Led by researchers at the University of Miami School of Architecture and the Department of Public Health Sciences at the UM Miller School of Medicine, the study showed that higher greenness was linked to significantly lower rates of diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol, as well as fewer chronic health conditions.</p><p>The findings, published <a href="http://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(16)00065-9/abstract" target="_blank">online</a> April 6 by the <em>American Journal of Preventive Medicine</em>, are based on 2010 - 2011 health data reported for approximately 250,000 Miami-Dade Medicare beneficiaries over age 65, and a measure of vegetative presence based on NASA satellite imagery. The study was the first of its kind to examine block-level green...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/59950441/new-look-new-website-new-york/149941422 New Look. New Website. New York. Chip Jordan 2016-04-19T13:56:13-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:17:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ga/ga3qwpoiole42aod.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>15 years ago Martinkovic Milford Architects opened its doors with the singular focus of providing exemplary service and thoughtful, meaningful design. We are grateful for the trust our clients have placed in us and for our dedicated team members, past and present, who have all contributed to our success.</p><p>We are pleased to reveal our new look, to launch <a href="https://www.martinkovicmilford.com" target="_blank">our new website</a>&nbsp;and to celebrate the opening of our New York City office.</p><p>Thank you, and here's to the next 15!</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/75170284/lambert-architecture-interiors-announces-downtown-move-new-leadership/149941381 LAMBERT Architecture + Interiors Announces Downtown Move, New Leadership lambertai 2016-04-19T10:08:18-04:00 >2016-04-19T10:08:18-04:00 <p>WINSTON-SALEM &ndash; (April 18, 2016) &ndash; LAMBERT Architecture + Interiors (LAI) is relocating its headquarters to the Journal Building on Marshall and Fifth Streets on April 22nd, anchoring the firm in the heart of downtown Winston-Salem.&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;<br>LAI&rsquo;s upcoming relocation is part of a leadership transition. David M. Lambert, who founded LAMBERT Architecture + Interiors in 1989, announced his retirement at the end of 2015. Vice President and co-owner, Stuart H. McCormick, assumed responsibility as President and acquired Lambert&rsquo;s outstanding shares. McCormick joined LAI in 1994, and previously functioned as Vice-President, and will also continue in his role as Design Principal. &nbsp; &nbsp;<br>&nbsp;<br>&ldquo;This transition is bringing about new and dynamic changes for the company,&rdquo; stated McCormick. &ldquo;We are currently working on strategic planning for the future and will be announcing new leadership positions within the coming months. We look forward to expanding our presence within the downtown community.&rdquo;</p><p>In addition to ...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/6259264/nine-aedas-projects-receives-asia-pacific-property-awards-2016/149941131 Nine Aedas projects receives Asia Pacific Property Awards 2016 JessW 2016-04-18T04:24:18-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:17:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/77/77x5os84dpcrfsxb.jpg" width="514" height="340" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Among the 9 Aedas-designed projects that won this year&rsquo;s Asia Pacific Property Awards, Main Office Buildings, Macau Traditional Chinese Medicine Science and Tech Park in Zhuhai, MOKO in Hong Kong and The St. Regis Chengdu in China are the highest scoring winners in respective categories and will represent Asia Pacific to compete against other winning projects from Europe, Africa, the Americas and Arabia at International Property Awards 2016 to become the ultimate World&rsquo;s Bests.</p><p>All awarded projects include:</p><ul><li><strong>Main Office Buildings, Macau Traditional Chinese Medicine Science and Tech Park, Zhuhai</strong>&nbsp;(designed by Leo Liu) &ndash; Nominee for International Property Awards 2016 and 5-Star Best Office Architecture, China</li><li><strong>MOKO&nbsp;</strong>(designed by Ed Lam) &ndash; Nominee for International Property Awards 2016 and 5-Star Best Retail Architecture, Hong Kong</li><li><strong>The St. Regis Chengdu&nbsp;</strong>(designed by Ed Lam) &ndash; Nominee for International Property Awards 2016 and 5-Star Best Hotel Architecture, China</li><li><strong>139 NTC National Trade Center, ...</strong></li></ul> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940978/build-a-classic-style-luxury-kitchens-nobili-interior-design/149940982 Build a classic style luxury kitchens-Nobili Interior Design Nobili design Bucuresti 2016-04-16T04:33:13-04:00 >2016-04-16T04:37:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zu/zuf4pwb6m785lsd6.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>For a successful arrangement of a kitchen in classic style you need at least a comncept own distinctive interior design that contains the image realiztica space with all the data needed for the implementation of the scenery created.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro" target="_blank">http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro</a><br><a href="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/portofoliu/portofoliu-rezidential/210-design-interior-casa-stil-clasic" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.nobili-interior-design.ro/images/design-interior-bucatarie-casa-stil-clasic-Bucuresti.jpg"></a>Good taste, sophistication, elegance, represents qualities that also influences how we choose to decorate your home. Unfortunately, most of us focus on decorating the living room, bedroom and less of the kitchen, it remains always the saddest and disorderly place in the house. Because this is not even remotely correct, the kitchen deserves a pampering in terms of design choice to turn it into a stylish, tastefully in which to make your placer to a halt.<br>People bohemian yet disciplined, rational but in love with beautiful, sober but nostalgic will choose for the installation cuisine and classic style for decorating the entire house. This form is characterized by rigor, the desire of beauty preservation of old by respecti...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/58209112/works-and-works-in-progress/149940974 Works and Works in Progress XLarchAdmin 2016-04-16T01:43:08-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:30:27-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/oz/ozxq8rzfpddh4hrq.jpg" width="514" height="888" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>A showcase of works from XJTLU's Department of Architecture&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pinterest.com/xjtlu_arch/arc304-final-year-project/" target="_blank">is now available on Pinterest</a>.</strong></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/41054951/helen-diemer-the-lighting-practice-awarded-inaugural-smps-philadelphia-honoring-legends-award/149940763 Helen Diemer, The Lighting Practice, Awarded Inaugural SMPS Philadelphia Honoring Legends Award Darcy Veneziale 2016-04-14T15:28:59-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:16:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wi/wimr4kkkf6lu723q.jpg" width="514" height="442" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>&ldquo;A Legend is defined as an important person who is known for doing something extremely well.&rdquo; &ndash; SMPS Philadelphia </em></p><p>Last evening, Wednesday, April 13, <a href="http://www.thelightingpractice.com/helen-k-diemer" target="_blank">Helen K. Diemer</a> was recognized for her leadership and support of The Lighting Practice&rsquo;s marketing and business development efforts and <a href="http://smpsphiladelphia.org/" target="_blank">SMPS Philadelphia</a>. Helen was one of three nominees out of fifteen to be awarded the inaugural SMPS Philadelphia Honoring Legends Award.</p><p>The Honoring Legends Award recognizes an individual who has excelled in one or more of <a href="http://www.smps.org/uploadedfiles/smps/site_framework/sidebars/cpsm/smps_domainsofpractice_insert_11x17.pdf" target="_blank">the 6 Domains of Practice for Professional Services Marketing</a>: Marketing Research, Marketing Planning, Client and Business Development, Proposals, Promotional Activity, and Management.</p><p>The fifteen nominee submissions were anonymously judged by five SMPS Chapter Presidents from around the country. After reviewing Helen&rsquo;s submission the judges felt she &ldquo;clearly excels in the 6 Domains of Practice&rdquo; and &ldquo;appears to be the perfect example of an A/E/C Marketing &amp; BD Legend&rdquo;. They felt that He...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940633/tips-from-bespoke/149940654 Tips from Bespoke Bespoke Careers London 2016-04-14T11:33:54-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:14:55-04:00 <p>Subscribe to our YouTube channel <a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCza-OKitUR3TZZ_Xdq5w8GQ" target="_blank">here</a></p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940633/testimonials/149940652 Testimonials Bespoke Careers London 2016-04-14T11:27:17-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:15:52-04:00 <p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yp/ypb0z91gsoh4urab.jpg"></p><p>&ldquo;Bespoke have successfully provided us with high quality temporary &amp; permanent architectural staff. Their service has been invaluable in enabling us to balance our staff resource and workload demands. We have worked closely with Bespoke's knowledgeable team; all trained in their relevant design fields to develop an understanding of this practices values and expectations.&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Practice Manager,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/55220775/rogers-stirk-harbour-partners" target="_blank">Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners</a></strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;We've used Bespoke since 2005 for all our temporary staff needs and we wouldn't go anywhere else. They have a very good eye for picking out the best candidates and can match them with our immediate needs. We have found it a real benefit that they test MicroStation skills before sending candidates over to us. I think the fact that Bespoke are owned and run by architects makes a real difference.&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Director,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/11712/wilkinson-eyre-architects" target="_blank">Wilkinson Eyre Architects</a>, London</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;Heatherwick studio has worked with Bespoke 2013. We have developed an excellent working relationship over this time. Bespoke take ...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/149940612/space-metamorphosis/149940614 Space Metamorphosis Brice Desportes 2016-04-14T06:24:54-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:14:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7p/7p0a8puo2bkuyddd.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>AVANT-GARDE ARCHITECTURE WITH DOUBLE IDENTITY: THE ANSWER TO RESOURCES AND LAND OVERCONSUMPTION.</strong></p><p><br>New urban typology where social interaction, economic opportunities and optimal use of resources are at the core of its innovative idea. Horizontal and vertical modules replacing classic walls and ceilings can easily be moved to create high quality living and working spaces.</p><p><br>Based on contemporary recurring problems such as land and energy overconsumption, two Master graduates in Architecture and Design have developed an innovative concept of space transformations, changing the way people occupy their living and working spaces.</p><p><br>Every year more and more people move to urban areas and, as our cities expand, urban sprawl affects our quality of life and the environment we live in. By developing a principle of overlapping functions, the ambition of the architects is to decrease the amount of building areas and minimize the amount of waste energy, therefore maximizing the potential of both built s...</p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/342/thresholds-44-workspace/149940297 Thresholds 44: Workspace iche 2016-04-13T15:31:00-04:00 >2016-04-28T01:11:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/im/impy7jr0w8rgn0kx.jpg" width="514" height="512" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://architecture.mit.edu/publication/thresholds-44-workspace" target="_blank"><em>Thresholds 44: Workspace</em></a>, edited by Nisa Ari and Christianna Bonin, PhD Candidates in the History, Theory, and Criticism of Architecture and Art program, will be released on April 15, 2015. <em>Thresholds</em>&nbsp;is the annual peer-reviewed journal produced by the MIT Department of Architecture, held in over 150 university art &amp; architecture libraries around the world.</p><p>Thresholds 44 will be available on <a href="http://www.amazon.com/dp/0996116613" target="_blank">Amazon</a>&nbsp;and can be ordered via <a href="http://thresholdsjournal.com" target="_blank">thresholdsjournal.com</a>.</p><p>--<br>When an employee at Google&rsquo;s Mexico City office takes a post-lunch plunge into the on-site ball pit, is she working or playing? And when an employee in one of Foxconn&rsquo;s factory sites in China leaps from his eighth-floor dormitory, only to be cradled in recently installed &ldquo;suicide&rdquo; netting, is he fulfilling or transgressing the design of the workspace? What is the &ldquo;work&rdquo; that is supposed to happen in the workspace and how have transformations of the tools, economies, demographics, and technologies within the workspace shaped the notion of work?...</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/140929748/su-casa/149940233 Su Casa DrewettWorks 2016-04-12T14:59:29-04:00 >2016-04-27T01:14:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2j/2j55hjbpspcohbfj.jpg" width="514" height="311" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://www.sucasamagazine.com" target="_blank">Su Casa</a></p><ul><li><a title="Howell Residence Featured in Premiere Edition of Su Casa" href="http://www.drewettworks.com/howell-residence-featured-in-premier-edition-of-su-casa/" target="_blank">&ldquo;Old World, New Tricks&rdquo; | Winter 2015 | Howell Residence</a></li></ul><p>It&rsquo;s always an honor when our&nbsp;work is published. And we were thrilled when Su Casa selected the Howell Residence as one of three residences featured in their inaugural issue for the Phoenix/Scottsdale market.</p><p>&ldquo;Old World, New Tricks,&rdquo; written by Jackie Dishner, revealed the lengths architect C.P. Drewett will go to capture the right and best views for his clients.</p> http://archinect.com/firms/release/140929748/scottsdale-living-home-and-garden/149940217 Scottsdale Living Home and Garden DrewettWorks 2016-04-12T14:56:26-04:00 >2016-04-12T14:56:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zp/zpu7qw6ya6k220lm.jpg" width="370" height="111" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://azbigmedia.com/category/scottsdale-living-magazine" target="_blank">Scottsdale Living Home and Garden</a></p><ul><li><a title="Hacienda de Primavera" href="http://scottsdalelivingmagazine.com/design/custom-homes/custom-homes-hacienda-de-primavera" target="_blank">&ldquo;Hacienda de Primavera&rdquo; | Spring 2013 | Langer House</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/firms/release/140929748/phoenix-home-and-garden/149940207 Phoenix Home and Garden DrewettWorks 2016-04-12T14:52:04-04:00 >2016-04-12T14:52:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xp/xpyo6hlfuvwu459r.jpg" width="428" height="573" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://www.phoenixhandgmag.com-sub.info/Phoenix-Home-and-Garden/Welcome#covers" target="_blank">Phoenix Home and Garden</a></p><ul><li><a href="http://www.phgmag.com/home/furnishings/201506/eclectic-remodel/" target="_blank">&ldquo;A Happy New Chapter: A Down-to-the-Studs Remodel Allows a Designer&rsquo;s Much-Loved Collections to Shine&rdquo; | June 2015 | Criswell Renovation</a></li><li><a href="http://www.phgmag.com/home/furnishings/201505/a-desert-home-sports-style/" target="_blank">&ldquo;Sporting Style: Golf Enthusiast Christie Austin Earns Top Scores on the Home Front&rdquo; | May 2015 | Austin Residence</a></li><li>&ldquo;Modern Hacienda: East Meets West in a Fabulous Phoenix Home&rdquo; | November 2009 | Langer House</li><li>&ldquo;Contemporary Glam: A Spectacular Residence Wows with Color, Curves, and Comfort&rdquo; | November 2008: Special Dream Homes Issue | Cadwell Residence</li><li><a title="Magnificently Modern" href="http://www.phgmag.com/home/200811/magnificently-modern/" target="_blank">&ldquo;Magnificently Modern: Cool vibes characterize a kid-friendly suburban &ldquo;loft&rdquo; | November 2008: Special Dream Homes Issue | Roberts Residence</a></li><li>&ldquo;Cool Pools&rdquo; | May 2008 | Roberts Residence</li><li>&ldquo;Free Flow&rdquo; | May 2008 | Roberts Residence</li></ul> http://archinect.com/firms/release/140929748/elegant-modern-at-estancia-drewett-works/149940061 Elegant Modern at Estancia | Drewett Works DrewettWorks 2016-04-12T14:03:26-04:00 >2016-04-12T14:27:42-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/im/im6wat1jjd0hgbho.jpg" width="300" height="180" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://drewettworks.com/elegant-modern-at-estancia/" target="_blank">Elegant Modern at Estancia</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;On the Edge: The Rugged Desert Landscape Forms the Ideal Backdrop for an Estancia Home Distinguished by its Modernist Lines&rdquo; Luxe Interiors + Design, Nov/Dec 2015.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="https://luxesource.com" target="_blank">Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine</a></p> http://archinect.com/schools/release/58209112/xjtlu-2016-masters-info-day-13-april-2016/149939486 XJTLU 2016 Masters Info Day - 13 April, 2016 XLarchAdmin 2016-04-10T00:49:11-04:00 >2016-04-10T01:11:20-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9e/9e1qcebx10a5bdf7.jpg" width="514" height="221" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong>XJTLU 2016 Masters Info Day</strong></p><p>Wednesday,&nbsp;13&nbsp;April&nbsp;2016</p><p><a href="http://www.xjtlu.edu.cn/en/events/2016/04/xjtlu-2016-masters-info-day" target="_blank">http://www.xjtlu.edu.cn/en/events/2016/04/xjtlu-2016-masters-info-day</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Join the XJTLU Masters Info Day to hear more about how a University of Liverpool UK masters degree will advance your career prospects globally. You will also have the opportunity to speak with XJTLU masters degree programme directors, academic and admissions staff, and students.</p><p>AGENDA</p><p><strong>1&#8208;2pm</strong><br>Registration</p><p><strong>2&#8208;2:15pm</strong><br>Welcome from Professor Youmin Xi, Executive President of XJTLU &ndash; G23W</p><p><strong>2:15&#8208;2:45pm</strong><br>Remarks from Professor David O&rsquo;Connor, Dean of Research and the Graduate School, XJTLU &ndash; G23W</p><p><strong>2:45&#8208;5pm</strong><br>Consultations at department tables</p><p><strong>2:45&#8208;3:30pm</strong><br>&ldquo;How to develop a successful international postgraduate application: admissions decision makers share the real story&rdquo; panel discussion and Q&amp;A &ndash; G23W</p><p><strong>3:30&#8208;4:30pm</strong><br>&ldquo;Top employers speak: career opportunities for masters degree holders&rdquo; panel discussion with Q&amp;A - G23W</p><p><strong>4:45&#8208;5pm</strong><br>Lucky draw &ndash; your chance to win an Apple iPad or Pacific Coffee Compa...</p>