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2016 Gold: NAU Student Academic Services Building,
Flagstaff, AZ

LEED is green building

LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. Available for virtually all building, community and home project types, LEED provides a framework to create healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings. LEED certification is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability... more

2018 Gold: Center for Health and Well-Being, Columbia, SC

 

 


ASLA Professional Awards

Brooklyn Bridge Park: A Twenty Year Transformation. Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc. 

Last year Brooklyn Bridge Park welcomed 5 million visitors: a mix of locals, far-flung metro area residents, and tourists from around the world.

After twenty years of planning and construction, this 83-acre transformation of a post-industrial waterfront is almost complete, but the park has been a fixture in city life since the opening of its first segment in... more

 


2018 CODA Awards

This year marks the sixth birthday of the CODAawards. It’s an initiative of CODAworx, standing for Collaboration of Design + Art, in which an online forum connects world-wide artists, designers, and fabricators with

Commercial winner: One Plus Partnership Limited. Suspended      painted aluminum disks referencing film reels at Wuhan       Wushang Mall Cinema,China. Photo: Jiangnan Photography/Ajax

would-be clients. The goal of the annual competition: to celebrate the best of the resulting... more

Hospitality winner: Janet Echelman and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Photo: Benny Chan/Fotoworks.

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David Hockney creates iPad-designed stained-glass window for Westminster Abbey

The image closely resembles many of the artworks Hockney has crafted on his iPad in recent years of his beloved home county of Yorkshire... more

 

World Architecture Festival 2018

WAF 2018 will take place on the 28 – 30 November at the RAI Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and this year is the largest to date. With more award finalists to see, more presentations and prizes to be received, more delegates to network and more activity to fill up your festival calendar, make sure you enjoy everything on offer! more

 

10 innovative construction materials

The much awaited and anticipated revolution in construction is gaining momentum. We now have drones, virtual reality, augmented reality, BIM, project management and more. But it doesn’t stop here! Researchers and various institutes are taking technology to the next level. Development in concrete and various other construction materials has been aggressive... more

 

Featured Design School
Cal Poly
College of Architecture and Environmental Design

Cal Poly’s historical commitment to the pedagogy of learn by doing means an emphasis on hand-on, project-based learning that amplifies the interdisciplinary opportunities offered by the College’s five departments.  Students learn to think creatively and critically, while directly... more

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