Architect Ieoh Ming Pei dies aged 102. The Chinese American architect was born in Guangzhou, best known as architect of The Louvre’s crystal pyramid in Paris, winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1983.
Celebrated Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei dies. He was born in China in 1917 and formed I M Pei & Associates in 1958. Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, Architects are an architecture office in New York City, NY, USA.
I M Pei architect of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners – contemporary Architecture Office in New York City, NY, USA – celebrated Chinese-American architect dies aged 102.
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.
Todd Architects news – alliance with Stride Treglown and Keppie Design announced – architect studios based in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and England. Todd Architects established in 1976 and operates from offices in Belfast, Dublin and London.
Rebecca Mortimore joins HASSELL as a Principal in the London studio, adding to the design studio’s capabilities, building on an extensive portfolio of higher education, science and laboratory work.
Consultation is now open on ambitious plans by Westminster City Council, supported by UK landscape design firm LDA Design, to transform the Strand in Aldwych, one of London’s most famous streets, into a safer and more enjoyable place.
Reiulf Ramstad Architects news – two buildings by this Norwegian architecture studio amongst 20 nominations for the 2017 Architecture Award in Norway: Cultural Center (Kimen Kulturhus) in Stjørdal and Romsdal Folk Museum (Romsdalsmuseet) in Molde.
ATELIER BRÜCKNER News – KTM Motohall, Mattighofen, Austria ; The National Museum is opening its new permanent exhibition “Archaeology Switzerland”. It is located in the new building by architects Christ &Gantenbein, which sculpturally complements the horseshoe-shaped old museum building.
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.
David Chipperfield Architects news – new Edinburgh concert hall building, with a 1,000-seat auditorium, the Scottish capital’s first new performance building in 100 years: IMPACT (International Music and Performing Arts Charitable Trust) Centre.
schmidt hammer lassen architects news – Danish business executive Sanne Wall-Gremstrup named managing director of Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects, Perkins+Will’s Denmark-based architecture practice.
Daniel Libeskind architecture news – Canada’s National Holocaust Monument opens in Ottawa ; the building of the Modern Art Center is conceived as a cultural “gateway” connecting the 18th century grid to the medieval walled city. The concept is inspired by the historic gates of the city and references the local architecture both in form and materials.
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.