Opening September 23: Tu Casa es mi casa at the VDL House. The celebrated Modern US property is under the stewardship of the College of Environmental Design (ENV) at Cal Poly Pomona.
IE School of Architecture and Design announce IE Spaces for Innovation Prize for young architects and designers worldwide. It rewards talented young designers by offering scholarships to a world‐class Master’s Degree, plus full‐time, paid internships in top design firms.
Watch a stellar list of 10 design teams make their presentations! Free, public event on Sunday 17 September. Shortlisted designs for architecture competition on display at V&A. Ten world-class architects teams vying for new National Holocaust Memorial next to UK Parliament.
SO – IL Architects news – At the Chicago Architecture Biennial and Expo Chicago, this architecture studio will premier a performative collaboration with artist Ana Prvački, speak at two panels, and do a book signing. This fall the practice will also be in Toronto, Albany, Pittsburgh, Dallas, Miami, Sarasota, Amsterdam, Utrecht, Leuven, and Vilnius to share recent work and speak about their experimental monograph Solid Objectives: Order, Edge, Aura.
EMBT news: Benedetta Tagliabue to present the Clichy-Montfermeil metro station building in Paris at Les Architectes du Grand Paris Express lecture series. These conferences, organized by Société du Grand París in collaboration with Maison de l’architecture (Île-de-France), allow architects to present their work in an open dialogue with the public.
Amsterdam architectural tours can focus on historical buildings, contemporary buildings or a mixture of both. Visit the winner of the Mies van der Rohe 2017 Awards and see designs by OMA, Kurokawa, Rietveld, van Eyck, MVRDV, Mecanoo and Renzo Piano. All our guided architecture tours are tailored to your group’s interests.
New designs for Gary Neville’s controversial St Michael’s development by Manchester architects Hodder and Partners who took over from original architects Make (London). A lozenge-plan 134.5m centerpiece tower replaces two skyscraper buildings.
West 8 landscape architects news – construction of Xinhua Waterfront Park, Shanghai, China, designed in collaboration with Tongji University, has reached an important milestone: the concrete ‘alcove’ is now securely in place.
Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2017 news – Digital Building Blocks (Gilles Retsin Architecture) timber installation is ready to be installed in front of the Museum of Estonian Architecture. Installation Exhibition is curated by Sille Pihlak and Siim Tuksam /PART/.
Living in America: Frank Lloyd Wright, Harlem, and Modern Housing – on view Sep 9 to Dec 17. The exhibition is curated by The Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation (GSAPP).
Demolition now underway at this Brutalist estate. Danish architects CF Møller were recently appointed to the latest phase of the Robin Hood Gardens estate regeneration. Previously Swan Housing Association submitted a planning application to Tower Hamlets for Phase 2 of the Blackwall Reach Regeneration Project in Poplar, east London, with designs by British architects Metropolitan Workshop and Haworth Tompkins.
Skidmore Owings & Merrill Architects news – SOM wins International Urban Design Ideas Competition for Financial District and Marina District of the Port City Colombo in Sri Lanka, with landscape architects Grant Associates.
We can consider “Architecture” everything that has already been designed and/or built. That would define a realm of conventional solutions, often repeated in a self-referential system. We imagined a counterpart, a “Non Architecture”.