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KAUST, Thuwal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Top Ten Green Projects

Every year the AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE) invites electronic submission of built projects. The de- sign team responded to a set of extra

Manassas Park Elementary School + Pre-Kindergarden, Manassas Park VA

ordinary challenges. In the context of an extremely hot, humid climate, they were asked to create a low-energy, highly sustainable sustainable project. The primary goal for this project was to overhaul the organi- nization's current wastewater... more

 

BING THOM ARCHITECTS: CANADA'S 2010 FIRM OF THE YEAR AWARD

Founded in 1982 in Vancouver, BTA has executed a wide spectrum of pro- jects in Canada, Europe and China, from single-family residences to the design of entire cities. This year BTA

will complete the firm's first projects in the United States, giving Americans an opportunity to experience the work of these acclaimed designers up close first... more Bing Thom Arena Stage

Arena Stage, Washington, DC

2010 AIA Gold Medal Awarded   to Peter Bohlin

Over the course of his long career, Bohlin has designed superlative rural houses, nature centers as well as excellent urban buildings. The key to success for both building types is their contextual use of materials. “He moves from the log cabin to the glass box with the same unassailable ethic that has for hundreds of years defined and shaped... more BCJ Times Leader

Fifth Avenue Apple Store in New York City by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

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Landscape Architects 2010 Awards

The High Line, NYC - James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro

The American Society of Landscape Architects an- nounced the winners of the 2010 Professional Awards, representing the best in landscape architecture a- round the world in the categories of general de- sign, residential design, analysis and planning, re- search and communication. The jury considered... more

Generation Green to meet at GreenBuild 2010

Greenbuild 2010 will be in Chicago's McCormick Place West, the site of Greenbuild 2007 – but with twice as much space! With the tremendous growth of the Greenbuild community, this year we'll occupy the entire McCormick Place West. As one of the first cities to adopt... more Green Build

Adele Chatfield-Taylor    Honored with Vincent Scully Prize

The National Building mu- seum announced that Adele Chatfield-Taylor, president of the American Academy in Rome, as the recipient of its Vincent Scully Prize,  an annual award bestowed in honor of the architectural historian for demonstrated excellence in architecture, restoration... more Adele

Stephen Kanner Remembered

By Ray Kappe FAIA.

The Los Angeles architect- ural community has been deprived of one of its kindest and strongest ad- vocates. Stephen Kanner was sadly taken from us on July 2, at the very young age of 54. I had tremen- dous affection for Stephen, and considered him... more Arch Record A+D