Record Interior Awards
Working with 6,500 square feet in a landmarked cast-iron loft building
dating from 1867 at the corner of Greene and Grand streets, SO-IL created
two long, rectilinear work areas separated by a dividing wall of double
layers of white nylon scrim. Affixed to steel portals that give access
from one space to the other, the layers enshroud a long row of cast-iron
columns, painted white.
Logan by SO-IL
“The fabric walls not only diffuse the light but, like a projection
screen, change colors as natural light changes throughout the day,”
VJAA Receives 2012 AIA Architecture Firm Award
Founded only in 1995, VJAA has already won acclaim for the way
it uses architectural research to create buildings uniquely and empirically
attuned to their geography, climate, history, and culture.
The firm’s three principals—Vincent
James, FAIA; Jennifer Yoos, AIA; and Nathan Knutson, AIA—have
led VJAA on a wide-ranging search for the embedded logic of projects:
the essential markers of place, function, materiality, and craft...
Vincent James Associates Architects
ASLA Announces 2012 Professional Awards
Project statement: “Contemporary cities are not resilient when faced
with inundations of surface water. Landscape architecture can play a
key role in addressing this problem.
A Green Sponge for a Water-Resilient City:
Qunli Stormwater Park
The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announced the
winners of the 2012 Professional Awards. The awards honor the top public
places, residential designs, campuses, parks and urban... more