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International Architecture Awards

NATIONAL TOURIST ROUTE
Møre og Romsdal, Norway, 2012
Architects: Reiulf Ramstad Architects

The program, the most prestigious in the world, honors new skyscrapers, commercial buildings, urban plans, private residences, and real estate projects that achieve a high standard of excellence in design, construction, planning, and sustainability and promote the best practice in all types of real estate development for the private and public sectorsl... more

 

2013 Landscape Architecture Firm Award Recipient Reed Hilderbrand

Reed Hilderbrand of Watertown of Massachusetts received the Land- scape Architecture Firm Award, the highest award ASLA may bestow upon a landscape architecture firm in recognition of distinguished work that influences the profession.

Since 1997, the collaborative work of Douglas Reed, FASLA, and Gary Hilderbrand, FASLA, has been re- cognized for its design, craftsmanship and extraordinary use of... more

Interior Design Project Winners

Pakta Restaurant, El Equipo Creativo, Barcelona, Spain

The 2013 Best of Year awards honoring the industry's outstanding projects and products. Interior Design editor in chief Cindy Allen and president Mark Strauss hosted guests at Frank Gehry's IAC Building in Chelsea and revealed winners across 90 categories including several surprise ties and new... more

Jiading Public Library, Vermilion Zhou Design Group. Shanghai, China o

 

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Of Interest

Housing Markets Continue to Show Gradual Improvement

January 7, 2014 - Markets in 56 out of the approx- imately 350 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Leading... more

Important Buildings We Lost in 2013

Before shiny new projects rush to break ground in 2014, let's raise a glass to some of the most iconic buildings we said goodbye to this year. Many of the contested demolitions in 2013 involved structures that were once considered innovative, but just a few decades later, have... more

 

Google acquires programmable thermostat company Nest

Google has announced it is to buy technology firm Nest for $3.2 billion. Nest, founded by former Apple executives Tony Fadell and Matt Rogers, created the programmable thermostat, which can be controlled from a smart.... more

 

Featured Design School
The Best US Architecture Schools for 2014 are…

It’s that time of year again: Design Intelligence has released their 2014 rankings of the Best US Architecture Schools. Though many students and professionals are curious to know just who is number 1, we encourage you to forget the rankings and consider the  survey’s... more

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