Lake|Flato Architects - Livestrong Foundation, in Austin, Texas

Lake|Flato Architects - Livestrong Foundation, in Austin, Texas

A community-based cancer-support program to provide direct services, with an emphasis on uninsured and underinsured East Austin residents.

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Miller Hull Partnership - LOTT Clean Water Alliance

Miller Hull Partnership - LOTT Clean Water Alliance

While most sewage treatment plants are invisible to their communities and separated by a chain link fence, the LOTT Clean…

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Research Support Facility (RSF) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) - RNL Architects

Research Support Facility (RSF) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) - RNL Architects

NREL and DOE's goal is to transform innovative research in renewable energy and energy efficiency into market-viable technologies and practices...

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13 Winning Projects of the 2011 CAE Educational Facility Design Award

13 Winning Projects of the 2011 CAE Educational Facility Design Award

A design awards program that honours excellence in planning and design of the best practices in educational and community facilities....

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Rafael Viñoly Architects - Clyde F. Barker Penn Transplant House

Rafael Viñoly Architects - Clyde F. Barker Penn Transplant House

Conceived as a ‘home away from home,’ the site will house transplant patients at subsidized rates and offer comfortable hotel…

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CCS Architecture - Alpine Meadows in Lake Tahoe, CA

CCS Architecture - Alpine Meadows in Lake Tahoe, CA

The home was developed for efficiency in response to a tight budget, and to maximize the amazing views of the…

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Carter Williamson Architects - Balmain House in Sydney, Australia

Carter Williamson Architects - Balmain House in Sydney, Australia

The original 1860’s home sits modestly on its block. From most vantage points on the street –set back as it…

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Division1 - The Lacey in Washington, DC

Division1 - The Lacey in Washington, DC

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Studio E Architects - High Tech High Chula Vista in Chula Vista, California

Studio E Architects - High Tech High Chula Vista in Chula Vista, California

A public charter school serving 550 students in grades 9 to 12 with an approach rooted in project-based learning.

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BNIM - Greensburg Schools/Kiowa County Schools

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Patkau Architects - Linear House in Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

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C.F. Møller Infuses New life in One of Denmark’s oldest school
C.F. Møller Infuses New life in One of Denmark’s oldest schoolThe listed Sølvgade School built in 1847, close to King Christian IV's famous historic naval barracks, Nyboder, in Copenhagen, has for many years been lacking space and modern facilities. C. F. Moller has carefully renovated the school and done an extension which in its form and colors is true to the surroundings, but also adds a modernistic twist to the school. "The idea has been to create a building that speaks the language of the children - colorful and musical. At the same time the building should correspond to and integrate...
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Bates Masi + Architects - House in Montauk, New YorkBates Masi + Architects - House in Montauk, New YorkThe house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant view of ocean. A site that the owners, a couple with two young boys, spent years to find.  It is the couple’s reprieve from their home in the city, to share the outdoor lifestyle with their family and to remember...
Denton Corker Marshall  - Melbourne Museum Denton Corker Marshall - Melbourne MuseumThe building is one of Melbourne’s recent landmarks, completed over a decade ago. Back in 1994, Australian Architecture firm Denton Corker Marshall won an international competition to design a new campus for the Museum of Victoria. Now known as ‘Melbourne Museum’, it is the primary and largest site for Victoria’s...
3XN’s Museum of Liverpool3XN’s Museum of LiverpoolThe new Museum of Liverpool that has just opened on July 19th tells Liverpool’s story, its importance as one of the World’s great ports, and its cultural influence such as with the Beatles phenomenon.  It is conceived as a meeting point for History, the People of Liverpool and visitors from...
Felderman Keatinge + Associates - iCrete Headquartes in Los AngelesFelderman Keatinge + Associates - iCrete Headquartes in Los AngelesThe new corporate headquarters of a young L.A. based company iCrete, recently designed by Felderman Keatinge + Associates. The client desired an open and minimalist space; an environment that would foster innovative thinking and encourage interaction among employees. To this purpose, the designers created a non-traditional space that expresses the...
Hawkins\Brown - Corby Cube in Northants, UKHawkinsBrown - Corby Cube in Northants, UK HawkinsBrown’s striking glazed Corby Cube, the focal point of a major regeneration program to revitalize the former steel making town in Northants, UK has completed and is now open to the public. Won in international competition in 2004, the Corby Cube combines a diverse program of civic and arts uses...
Antonino Cardillo - Purple House in Pembrokeshire, UKAntonino Cardillo - Purple House in Pembrokeshire, UKNowadays obsession for ethnicity seals national identities. Most people seem to ignore the erratic unfolding of ancient fluxes which moulded European lands. Lost in their dull present, they forget the rich pathways leading from the past to our time. Just a few memories. By the middle ages, between 1130...
logon | urban.architecture.design - Shanghai Museum of Glasslogon | urban.architecture.design - Shanghai Museum of GlassLocated in Shanghai’s Baoshan District, this former glass-manufacturing site covers a total area of around 30,000m2, and includes thirty existing buildings of various age and scale. logon proposed a 20 year strategic development plan, renaming the site to G+ Glass Theme Park (Glass, Art, Research and Technology Park). Phase one...

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C.F. Møller Infuses New life in One of Denmark’s oldest school
The listed Sølvgade School built in 1847, close to King Christian IV's famous historic naval barracks, Nyboder, in Copenhagen, has for many years been lacking space and modern facilities. C. F. Moller has carefully renovated the school and done an extension which in its form and colors is true to...Read More >>
 
In construction: Zaha Hadid-designed Broad Art Museum
Museum to open at Michigan State University in spring 2012 Photo: Derrick L. Turner, Michigan State UniversityThe Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, a new Zaha Hadid-designed contemporary art museum at Michigan State University, is on schedule to open to the public in late spring 2012. Dedicated to...Read More >>
 
Pegan Petkovšek - National Gymnastics Centre in Ljubljana, Slovenia
The National Gymnastics Centre Pegan Petkovšek is part of the comprehensive renovation of Svoboda Sports Park in Ljubljana. It is the first of the three sports halls that are to be built on the western edge of a belt between an access street on one side and a large greened park...Read More >>
 
Enlarging a Classic Fifties Modern House
Kenneth E. Hobgood Architects in Raleigh recently completed the renovation phase of a mid-century modern house in Durham and is about to begin construction on phase two: a 1200-square-foot addition that will honor, without imitating, the original house. When new owners hired the firm to renovate and enlarge the 2337-square-foot house...Read More >>

Interiors
Offices for Prodigy MSN in Santa Fe México by Space
Prodigy MSN was looking for new spaces for its corporate offices, not only with the idea of changing spaces, but also to create a new laboral culture that in first place be aware with the environment and moreover, increase collaboration among employees at different levels. {sidebar id=2}...Read More >>
Architecture practice:
The downward spiral continues for the Architecture Billings Index
Institutional sector struggling most because of government budget shortfallsAccording the AIA, June marked the third consecutive decline in revenue at U.S. architecture firms as measured by the Architecture Billings Index (ABI).  As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lag time...Read More >>
Awards
RIBA Award for City of Westminster College by schmidt hammer lassen architectsRIBA Award for City of Westminster College by schmidt hammer... City of Westminster College by schmidt hammer lassen architects has received a prestigious RIBA Award in London. With this award, The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) acknowledges that City...Read More >>
The 2011 AIA/HUD Secretary AwardsThe 2011 AIA/HUD Secretary Awards The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Housing and Custom Residential Knowledge Community, in conjunction with the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD),...Read More >>
Events
AIA Seattle presents Energy, Innovation, and the Future of Design
What: All-day forum explores how finance, infrastructure, planning and more will impact our energy future. When: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 Where: The Mountaineers Program Center, 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115. As cities and regions evolve their strategies for meeting and managing our changing energy demands, those changes...Read More >>
 
Latest Exhibition at the Canadian Centre for Architecture -...
When: From 16 June to 4 September 2011, What: An exhibition which explores how architects and urban planners facilitate the process of rebuilding and stabilizing post-conflict spaces.Where: Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA), 1920, rue Baile in Montréal, Québec, CanadaBabur Gardens, Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph: Christian Richters. Used with permission...Read More >>
Competitions
Call-for-Entries: 2012 AIA Honor Awards
Celebrating the Best in Contemporary American ArchitectureWhat: Each year since 1949, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) has celebrated outstanding architecture through the Honor Awards program. The AIA continues...Read More >>
The AIGA (Re)designAwards Are Accepting Submissions
{sidebar id=2} Now Open to the International Design Community, the (Re)designAwards Honor Sustainable and Powerful Design SolutionsAIGA is reinforcing its mission to advance design as a professional craft, strategic tool...Read More >>

 



SPOTLIGHT:

AIA 2011 Housing Awards
Blair Barn House in Blair, Wisconsin by Alchemy
The Blair Barn House is a celebration of the straightforward utilitarian nature intrinsic to farm life. The house takes its clues from 19th century barns and updates them for a sustainable 21st century, with a goal of being modern yet acceptable, in a rural community where families have lived for generations....Read More >>
 
OS House, Racine, WI by Johnsen Schmaling Architects
Located in an old downtown neighborhood in Racine, Wisconsin, this 1,900 square foot house for a young family demonstrates how a small, sustainable residence built with a moderate budget can become a confident, new-urban constituent and a harbinger of change. One of the first LEED Platinum certified homes in the Upper...Read More >>
 
Robert M. Gurney Architect - Town House in Washington, DC
We are revisiting this outstanding house that we had posted back in March 2010. It has recently  received the AIA 2011 Housing Awards. Built like its neighbors, over a century ago and part of a continuous network of buildings in a historical district, this town house has been completely renovated....Read More >>
North Beach Residence, Eastsound, WA by Heliotrope Architects
The design brief called for a very low-impact, easy-to-maintain, summer home that provides necessary programmatic functions with minimum distractions from the land and the view. Sustainability, durability and longevity were also considered critical elements of the program.Photograph © Benjamin Benschnieder The home is just over 2,000 square feet and includes...Read More >>
 
Combs Point Residence, Ovid, NY by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
The residence at Combs Point is sited in a diverse natural world of lake, forest, valley, and stream. It is both a center of activity and a quiet retreat for a family that treasures life on the lake.Photograph © Nic Lehoux From the fanning delta at the lake’s edge, a...Read More >>
 
R-House, Syracuse, NY by Della Valle Bernheimer and Architecture Research Office
Photograph: © Richard BarnesThis prototype residence in Syracuse, New York, is called “R-House.” The design was a competition-winner as part of an initiative to revitalize the blighted Syracuse neighborhood of Westside. R-House presents an affordable, innovative paradigm: minimal- to- net-zero energy consumption embodied in architecture that is meant to nurture...Read More >>
William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc. - Northeastern University Building F, in Boston
Photograph: © Alan Karchmer  As the sixth building designed by the firm for Northeastern's new West Campus, this 140,000 square foot mixed-use building completes the build-out of the 1.2 million square foot Master Plan. The building reinforces the university’s academic mission and commitment to creating a new mixed-use sector...Read More >>
 
Overland Partners Architects - Haven for Hope, San Antonio
This remarkable project is one of the three recipients of 2011 Housing Awards in the Special Housing category that recognizes outstanding design of housing that meets the unique needs of other specialized housing types such as single room occupancy residences (SROs), independent living for the disabled, residential rehabilitation programs, domestic violence...Read More >>
 
Hancock Mixed Use Housing, West Hollywood, CA by Koning Eizenberg Architecture
Photograph: © Eric Staudenmaier This project began with the city’s desire to remedy a parking shortage in this specific part of town. The city selected the developer/architect team to address this parking problem and introduce a mixed-use program. The process focused on achieving a balance between public parking, scale, active...Read More >>
1111 E. Pike, Seattle by Olson Kundig Architects
  Seattle’s Pike/Pine Corridor is one of the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods. The owner and developer of this project, a long time resident of the neighborhood, prized the area's uniqueness.Seeking to support the economic and social diversity of the neighborhood, she wanted to fill the disappearing stock of affordable...Read More >>
 
Armstrong Place Senior and Family Housing, San Francisco David Baker + Partners, Architects
Photograph: © Brian RoseWe continue our series on the recipients of the 2011 AIA Housing awards with a complex development that  a formerly industrial city block with an innovative housing mix: affordable, urban townhomes to keep growing families in the city, and family townhomes adjacent to senior apartments to prevent...Read More >>
 
Olson Kundig Architects - Art Stable Project in Seattle
  Art Stable is an urban infill project in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. Built on the site of a former horse stable, the seven-story building includes a ground level commercial unit, second-story parking, and five units of adaptable live-work space. Units are designed to accommodate flexibility in use and...Read More >>
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