Royal Institute of British Architects news – Pablo Bronstein: Conservatism, or The Long Reign of Pseudo Georgian Architecture, opens 21 September – third in a series of special commissioned exhibitions with artists: 50 new drawings by this British-Argentinian artist.
Sleep Sets at Europe’s hotel design event: Italian firm, Il Prisma, with studios in London as well as in Italy ; 1508 London, the leading luxury residential design studio ; Stonehill & Taylor, the hospitality-focused architecture and design studio from New York City ; and London-based MKV Design.
The Dallas Architecture Forum news – non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design and the urban environment, opens its 2017-2018 Lecture Series with discussion between Rick Brettell and Mark Lamster.
This year’s Sleep Set, the feature at Europe’s hotel design event, Sleep, which pulls no punches in delivering challenging, original and layered installations, will this year present four room sets destined to provoke thought on the pressing question of loyalty in today’s hotel world.
Sleep returns for 2017 with the provocative theme “Loyalty: Lessons in Love”. Moscow’s Sundukovy Sisters bring bold and idiosyncratic design to London with their pop-up bar at this architectural event in November.
The events of human life, whether public or private, are so intimately linked to architecture that most observers can reconstruct nations or individuals in all the truth of their habits from the remains of their monuments or from their domestic relics.
AIA news – “Architecture can have great impact on meeting climate challenges, as we well know. But this is just one of the pressing issues on which architects can make a difference. We can—and must—do more.” says American Institute of Architects 2017 President Thomas Vonier.
Storefront for Art and Architecture, in partnership with the Hong-Kong based DESIGN TRUST (an initiative of the Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design) presents Storefront International Series: Hong Kong (Storefront IS Hong Kong), a three-day series of events that discuss contested issues in contested sites across the city.
DesignMorphine is a creative hub for design trough workshops, lectures, projects and explorations in the field of architecture, design and arts. Their goal is to provide the essential elements of trending design practices in a condensed way. Architectural events in Greece, Bulgaria, India and France.
Grand Award for Architecture news – £10,000 prize shared by two winners: Herzog & De Meuron and Lord Rogers of Riverside ; Exclusive architectural review of the world’s largest open submission exhibition. The Architecture Gallery will be curated by Farshid Moussavi RA.
Design: Louis Kahn Architect
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies building dates from the 1960s. Salk had sought to make a beautiful campus in order to draw the best researchers in the world.
AA Projects Review 2017
“The narrow spaces of The Architectural Association at 36 Bedford Square seem incapable of containing the exuberance of drawings, models and installations produced by students during the AA’s 2016/17 academic year.”
Following growing demand for ‘certified’ conservation specialists the Chartered Institute of Building launches the CIOB Building Conservation Certification Scheme. With 25% of the UK’s building stock pre-1919 most construction professionals will work on historic buildings at some point during their career.