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Worthy Winners: 2013 World Architecture Festival Awards

Statoil Regional and International Offices, Norway – A-Lab

Dynamic, surprising and visually stunning, the winners of the 2013 World Architecture Festival awards represent the very best in recent architecture across a range of categories, from hotels and transit terminals to mosques and private homes. Here are 12 of those standout buildings, including the winner of the coveted World... more Archinect

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, New Zealand – Frances-Jones Morehen Thorp and Archimedia
 

Design Is One: Lella & Massimo Vignelli

“If you can’t find it, design it” is the motto of legendary designers Lella and Massimo Vignelli.

Their designs are ubiquitous—from subway signs to omsnipresent typefaces—but their influence is so widespread it often slips under the radar. This intimate and insightful portrait shines a spotlight on the Vignellis’ world, capturing their intelligence... more Dinner Party

ASLA Announces 2013 Awards

Lakewood Cemetery
Halvorson Design Partnership

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announced the winners of the 2013 Professional Awards and Student Awards this week. The awards honor the top public places, residential designs, campuses, parks and urban planning projects from across the U.S. and around the world. more ASLA

James Corner Field Operations, New York City. High Line section two

 

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AIA Presents 2013 Educational Facility Design Excellence Awards

The American Institute of Architects Committee on Architecture for Education has selected five educa- tional and cultural facilities for this year’s CAE Educational Facility Design Awards. The award honors educational facilities that the jury believes should serve as an... more

Nike Flyknit

The Feather Pavilion was unveiled at the Nike Festival of Sport in Shanghai. It was designed by Arthur Huang, a Taipei-based engineer, architect entrepreneur and pioneer in sustainable thin- king. His interpretation of Nike Flyknit's fundamental principles of performance, lightnes... more

 

Architects Design Gorgeous Dollhouses For Children With Special Needs

Twenty acclaimed modern architects were enlisted by British property developer Cathedral Group to design one-of-a-kind dollhouses customized for children with special needs. The items will help Cathedral raise funds for improving these children's lives.... more

 

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Columbia University
Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

The students arrive in New York City from around 55 different countries armed with an endless thirst for experimentation. It is not enough for us to give each of them expertise in the current state-of-the-art in architecture so that they can decisively... more

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