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2020 AIA Healthcare Design Awards

Warren Clinic in Tulsa, Oklahoma - CallisonRTKL

Each clinic features a modular pod concept that is organized around four physicians, a number that was determined to work best from an operational standpoint. The pods boast 12 examination rooms and ample support and work space. When multiple pods are linked, the support spaces can be easily shared, allowing each site to adapt to the needs of the community it serves. more

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in Chicago, IL
HDR | Gensler in association with Clive Wilkinson Architects

The hospital contains five discrete labs with unique configurations based on their primary functions and the differing experimentation that happens within them. At more than 80,000 square feet, the labs encourage the organic intermingling of science and medicine... more

 


2020 ASLA Professional Awards

Portland Japanese Garden in Portland, Oregon - Walker Macy

Within the Portland Japanese Garden—already a celebrated set of landscapes more than five decades old—an expansion blends together new and old seamlessly. Yet instead of simply adopting a preservation strategy, the landscape architects employed traditional Japanese techniques with contemporary materials; stonemasons with a long lineage produced the garden’s castle-like walls using local granite. more

American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial in Washington,DC
Michael Vergason Landscape Architects

On its triangular site opposite the US Botanic Garden, minimal structures in granite and glass form linear edges around a star-shaped fountain with a central flame; beyond the etched glass wall... more

 


2020 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards

Representing a new hybrid building technology, this project couples a 16,000-square-foot library with 44 units of affordable apartments for seniors above. The project sits in Chicago’s diverse, mixed-income Irving Park neighborhood, which had been without... more

Independence Library and Apartments in Chicago, IL
John Ronan Architects

Sustainable and aesthetically pleasing, the library’s superstructure incorporates wood, steel, and concrete, with each material employed strategically throughout to reap the benefits of its properties. The team took great care to ensure seamless transitions between the differing materials where they connect. Glue-laminated timber girders coupled with plywood... more

Billie Jean King Main Library in Long Beach, CA
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

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HUD INNOVATION IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING STUDENT COMPETITION

HUD PD&R invites teams from accredited educational institutions in the United States to participate in its Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition. more

 

Zaha Hadid Architects reveals design for world's most expensive site

UK architecture studio Zaha Hadid Architects has unveiled its design for a sinuous, glass, 36-storey skyscraper, which will be built in Hong...  more

 

AISC IDEAS² Awards

ISTUDIO Architects

The Marvin Gaye Recreation Center celebrates structural ingenuity as it cantilevers above an adjacent stream into the tree canopy by using angled steel columns to make use of a challenging site... more

 

Featured Design School
Yale School of Architecture  

Architecture is both a creative and intellectual pursuit that produces ideas affecting the built environment. It is an expression of cultural values and human aspiration and a way to think about the world. The purpose of the...  more

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