Hopkins Architects news – innovative Hopkins House in North London awarded a Grade II* listing by the UK government. The High-Tech Hampstead home and workspace was designed by Michael and Patty as their home in 1976.
Zaha Hadid Architects news – Generali Tower building in Milan, Italy ; ZHA form alliance with Arcplus (China) and Wilson Associates (USA) to offer ‘next-generation design’ to clients. The three firms will collaborate on research initiatives plus workload.
Perkins+Will’s Director of Global Diversity Sworn in as IIDA International Board President. Gabrielle Bullock Inducted at IIDA Annual Meeting in Chicago, Becomes First African-American Woman to Take Helm of Interior Design Industry Association.
UNStudio, Architects, Netherlands – Amsterdam design office: info, pictures + news such as IPARK, Daegu Wolbae, South Korea – UN Studio Architects, Ben van Berkel, Rotterdam, Holland: Dutch buildings & designs
Bates Smart Architects news – Australia architecture office, buildings news – Bates Smart: Sydney and Melbourne Architects, Australian architecture firm updates
David Chipperfield Architects news – selected for Edinburgh concert hall building, with a 1,000-seat auditorium, the Scottish capital’s first new performance building in 100 years.
Jacques Ferrier news, Paris architecture – key designs by this Paris architects office, Parisian building, France architects – Jacques Ferrier Architecture, French design studio info + images
Woods Bagot Architects office – key buildings info + images and design studios news – Woods Bagot Architects, international architecture practice with offices in UK, Middle East, etc.
schmidt hammer lassen architects news – Sports and Culture Campus, Gellerup, Aarhus, Denmark; Monroe Blocks, Detroit, Michigan, USA, first high-rise office tower in the city in a generation with over 480 residential units ; Breiavatnet Lanterna, Stavanger – a new public centre; a transformation of the existing park and a new tower building with highly flexible space.
West 8 landscape architects news – Green Carpet in Maastricht opens, the large undertunneling project of the A2, with a new meandering recreational ribbon and residential area on top. West 8 is responsible for the urban master plan and landscape design for Groene Loper.
Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects News – Bailer Hill made an impression in the last few months, making this year’s AIA Seattle Home of Distinction list, slated to be published in Seattle magazine, and the spotlight in Dwell’s Jan/Feb issue, as well as covered in a recent Houzz Tour installment.
Evolution Design news – three new architectural designs by this Zurich architecture studio added
– easyCredit headquarters, Germany
– Google Campus Dublin, Ireland
– Google Office Tel Aviv, Israel
John C. Portman, Jr., the architect and developer, has died aged 93. The architect and real estate developer widely known for popularizing hotels and office buildings with multi-storied interior atria. John Portman & Associates are an architects office in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
AR Design Studio news – planning approval for New Pond Street, a three house development in Newhall, Essex, a community of interlinked building developments by a various architects.