| || Archinect Weekly - July 7, 2008 |
THE PAST WEEK'S TOP NEWS HEADLINES
| || || City X |
"City X" is a history of the modern shopping mall through perspectives of people living in a real, yet unnamed, city. Using a sound rich audio mosaic of observations and ruminations, all scored to Muzak, the universal mall experience comes to life, for better or for worse. Radio Lab...
| || || Sky Lark |
There comes a time in family life when the kids need their own rooms. One solution is to add on. Rarely, though, does your average middle-income household hire one of the world's leading architects to do the job. NYT...
| || || Winners Announced for 3rd Living Steel Competition |
Living Steel today announced winners for its 3rd International Architecture Competition for Sustainable Housing. The program called for energy efficient, affordable, single-family, detached housing that minimizes emissions and can withstand temperature extremes. More...
| || || London 2012 Olympic pool in more trouble |
Contractors bidding for the 2012 Olympic Pool, designed by Zaha Hadid, have expressed concern over the design and material for part of the roof structure. A lot of people seem to want this project to fail, for some reason. BBC
| || || Old Tbilisi; Historic or derelict? |
The Georgian capital is currently going through a minor construction boom, but the conservationists fear that as the authorities attempt to create a wealthier future by bringing in much-needed investment, they are allowing developers to erase part of the past forever.
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Seoul Design Competition
The Janet Becker Competition
Master in Cultural Experience Design and Management Competition
AIA Gold Medal
Design NSW: Travelling Scholarship
Toscana Design Competition
EveryVille 2008: Community beyond Place, Civic Sense beyond Architecture
Interieur 08 Design Competition
Designing the 21st Century Street
Natural Talent Design Competition
Using Technology Creatively / The Digital Sketch, New York, NY
Design DC 2008, Washington, DC
Design Tokyo 2008, Tokyo, Japan - Tokyo Big Sight
I.D. 2008 Annual Design Review Opening Reception, The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, NY, NY
PECHA KUCHA MONTRÉAL, Montréal, Qudebec
LaN-IN-FLIGHT digi-fab seminar/tour, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, and Boston
Richard Gluckman, FAIA: Building Frames/Framing Space (1.5 LUs), San Francisco, CA
246 and Counting: Recent Architecture and Design Acquisitions, San Francisco, CA
FamilyDay@theCenter: Bucky’s Ge-Odyssey, New York, NY
Pecha Kucha Night at Royal/T, Culver City, CA
Between Earth and Heaven: The Architecture of John Lautner, Los Angeles, CA - Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd
Prototyping the City Design Studio' - Torino World Design Capital, Torino, IT
Designs for Living: Historic Buildings - Back to the Future, New York, NY
DW’8 | Design Workshops 2008, Wintrange, Luxembourg
Outside the Box: seminar on contemporary Japanese architecture, London, UK
State of Design Festival, Melbourne, Australia
South Street Seaport - Re-envisioning the Urban Edge (ENYA) Exhibition Opening, New York, NY
CUP’s 2008 Summer Benefit, New York, NY
Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling, New York, NY - The International Council of The Museum of Modern Art Exhibition Gallery
Summer@theCenter Studio II: Public Art, Public Spaces, for middle school students, New York, NY
Competition/Event News & Results...
Capitoline 2, Rome Civic Offices Competition Winner Announced
2008 Annual Design Review - The Winners
Urban Splash Walsall Competition Shortlist Announced
Results Announced for the Mobility Centre Project in Ferizaj/Urosevac
Diamond + Schmitt Architects to Redesign Denver’s Boettcher Concert Hall
Open Tables Ecology Announced as Winner of Workspace Group Urbantine Project 2008
Casua Wins Competition for Stadium and Shopping Center in Czech Republic
Winners Announced for 3rd Living Steel Competition
Perkins+Will to Design Precedent-Setting Singapore Research Campus
kadawittfeldarchitektur’s “Laces” Design Chosen for New Adidas Headquarters Building in Germany
David Chipperfield Wins Business School Competition in Paris
Biennale Architecture Honors Frank Gehry with Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement
Bustler : Architecture Competitive
Discover, Discuss, Destroy!
Guest Editor's Picks #55: Holding Pattern?
Architecture of Dance.
Inspiring, Maybe a few?
A Summer Show.
Too Small or Not decentralized enough?
The Roof? Not really..
Dog's Love America Too.
And a quote about Magic and Architecture
"Black magic is a forever abundant fabrication.
Many "technologies of the past" are still in use today, especially in architecture."
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