At the start of every week, we highlight some of the most recent news in competition-winning projects, commissions, awards, shortlists, and events on Bustler from the previous week that are worth checking out.
Here's recap #42 for Jan. 5-9, 2015 below:
Hnedak Bobo Group recently announced HBG employees Thor Harland and Branden Canepa for the inaugural Gregory O. Hnedak (GOH) Travel Scholarship, which was named after and inspired by the co-founder and his travels worldwide as part of his creative process. HBG also awarded $5,000 to three University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture students for the Hnedak Bobo Group International Design Competition.
Five architecture firms, who are known for their experience in major restoration and historic buildings, have been shortlisted in a competition to restore the Glasgow School of Art's Mackintosh Building, which suffered from a destructive fire that broke out inside the building last May.
Out of 309 entries, the jury selected the designers who will exhibit their winning conceptual garden designs at the 16th International Garden Festival at the Reford Gardens / Jardins de Métis in Quebec this June. Check out last year's installations here and here.
The Society of American Registered Architects - New York Council recently launched a call for entries for the 2015 SARA | NY Design Awards. Professionals and students are encouraged to submit their best works -- built or unbuilt. Register before January 26 and submit before February 23. Further info here.
The upcoming "Building Images" celebrates architectural photography and its role in the architecture + design industry through the lenses of some of the medium's best talents in the upcoming exhibition. The exhibition opens to the public this Friday, January 16.
See previous recaps here.