Archinect - News 2017-09-26T17:58:55-04:00 Eric Owen Moss will be a guest on HuffPost Live today at 3:30 PST to discuss cities Archinect 2013-05-14T17:59:00-04:00 >2017-07-07T17:21:38-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>Eric Moss gets to play a real-life game of Sim City. The architect's 1986 master plan for Culver City proposed 43 buildings and half are completed today. Eric joins us along with others from across the country to discuss urban revitalization.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Eric Owen Moss' first built project is for sale Archinect 2012-10-03T18:43:00-04:00 >2012-10-16T14:45:28-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>1977 Contemporary Addition and Renovation was the first built work of Architect Eric Owen Moss. Zoned as Duplex, but divided into 3 Spaces, all with Kitchen Area, Guest Bath, W/D, and Fireplace. Top Space is light and bright multi-story Luxury Loft with 1.5 Baths, 4 Outdoor Decks, and Ocean Views Throughout.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Moss' "Triplex Apartments" in Playa Del Rey (LA) have been listed at $1.925M</p> Short Essay: Thank you Esther McCoy Orhan Ayyüce 2011-09-30T11:52:37-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> I met Esther McCoy in1978 AIA Regional Conference, Newport Beach, California. I was there as a young wonderer hoping to find information on architecture and study it.<br> Unknowingly and randomly I walked into one of the conference rooms and listened an inspired young architect, Eric Moss, showing kind of buildings I have never seen before.<br> After the presentation to roughly twenty people, the audience moved to a small patio area outside the room. This is when I lit the cigarette of this silver haired elegant and youthful lady who asked for a match and we start to talk. I responded to her curiosity and in few minutes I told her my story about wanting to go to architecture school. This was right around time I was rejected by "American citizens and California residents only" Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo for being a foreign student. I described her my birthplace Izmir and the Aegean architecture of Turkey. She was taking a great delight of my story, description of architecture I grew up wit...</p> From the School Blogs: Jason Payne / Hirsuta, "Rawhide: The New Shingle Style" at SCI-Arc Archinect 2011-09-13T19:56:00-04:00 >2012-09-26T18:02:33-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>In honor of its closing Sunday, I wanted to post some thoughts and reporting on the opening of Jason Payne&rsquo;s (my final research studio professor) installation at SCI-Arc. The installation in SCI-Arc&rsquo;s gallery was titled &ldquo;Rawhide: The New Shingle Style&rdquo; and focused on Jason&rsquo;s Raspberry Fields project for a house in Utah</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Eric Owen Moss to receive 2011 Jencks Award Archinect 2011-08-31T17:24:00-04:00 >2012-10-03T18:45:27-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>American architect Eric Owen Moss will receive the 2011 Jencks Award, an annual accolade recognising major international contributions to the theory and practice of architecture. The award will be presented on December 6 at the RIBA where Moss will give a public lecture, chaired by Charles Jencks, after whom the award is named.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Moss started Eric Owen Moss Architects in 1973 in Los Angeles, USA and has since become involved in lectures, exhibitions, publishing and teaching around the world. His publications include Who Says What Architecture Is?, Eric Owen Moss: The Uncertainly of doing and Architecture + Design LA.</p> <p> Recent projects include two office towers and a multi-theatre performance centre in Los Angeles, a hotel and office complex in West Hollywood, a 120,000sq m mixed-use project in Kazakhstan, and a masterplan for an ecologically integrated city in La Paz, Bolivia.</p> <p> Previous recipients of the Jencks Award include Zaha Hadid, Foreign Office Architects, Peter Eisenman, Cecil Balmond, UNStudio, Wolf D. Prix &amp; Coop Himmelb(l)au, Charles Correa and Steven Holl.</p> Art Review; Moss, Kipnis and the Box Orhan Ayyüce 2009-07-30T06:53:00-04:00 >2012-10-03T18:45:54-04:00 <p> A brief snapshot of last night's Gallery Talk event in SCI Arc.<br> 'Conversation Under the Box'<br><img src=""><br><br> CONVERSATION UNDER THE BOX<br><i>By Orhan Ayyuce</i><br><br> I almost didn't go if it wasn't for a business meeting I had near SCI Arc right before the much anticipated gallery <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">installation</a> talk between Eric Owen Moss, architect and school's director and his friend and critic Jeffrey Kipnis about ; architecture related, grid related, art related, poetry related, related over the top and 'what's inside of me' personal installation of aluminum produced cube, precariously hanging from the ceiling above, bondaged with finite, centered circular flat bars, fighting a war against orthographic and infinite grid.<br><br> An integral part of the visual concept, the exhibition incorporated a boxing ring or some other theatrics influenced seating arrangement, demanding your focused attention to the work uber alles. If you were sitting in the gallery, you were either an actor or an audience, a part of the performance piece t...</p>