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The Rock Creek House design by NADAAA architects is an adaptive re-use project of a 1920’s brick structure, leveraging robustness of existing structure to double the home’s size.
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Designed by BIG, the Bjarke Ingels Group, the comprehensive plan includes the revitalization of the Castle, with expanded visitor services; new Mall-facing entrances to the National Museum of African Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery; and improved visibility and access from the Freer Gallery of Art to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Renewal of Carnegie Library building to become a retail, events and education facility by UK architects Foster + Partners. The lease gives Apple 19,000-sqft of the Carnegie Library. The Historical Society will also continue to operate its museum and library in the building as per existing lease.
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The VEC will be the companion visitor center to the existing memorial that memorializes the 184 lives lost during the tragic events of September 11, 2001, when American Airlines Flight 77 was hijacked and crashed into the Pentagon. The tragedy took lives of Pentagon employees and all passengers and crew aboard Flight 77.
Design: David Jameson Architects: In the late 1800’s, Washington DC developers built groups of row dwellings in typically full block increments. Among the longer streets of L’Enfant’s Plan, anomaly lots would emerge at the confluence of competing row dwelling developments.
Design: David Jameson Architects: “Music is liquid architecture; Architecture is frozen music.”- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The design inspiration for Aesop’s first Washington, DC environment is rooted in the DNA of the historic U Street and Shaw neighborhoods’ music.
President Donald Trump approves a public memorial commemorating the Gulf War’s Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Shield in Area I, near the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
Eisenhower Memorial design by Frank Gehry and AECOM – new renderings released: the memorial’s key element, a 440-foot-long woven-metal tapestry, remains. But the subject of the tapestry has shifted.
Architects : Bates Smart / KCCT
Architecture competition-winning design to be located at the diplomatic heart of Washington with views of the White House.
U.S. Capitol building dome restoration news
After two years of meticulous repairs led by Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, along with architect-of-record Hoffman Architects, the historic landmark is now back to its former glory.
Hall McKnight, an award-winning architectural practice from Belfast, has won the Gallaudet University International Design Competition. Washington, D.C. higher education institution to advance deaf and hard of hearing individuals.