New Tour Identifies the Women Behind the Scenes.
During Chicago’s explosive growth in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, women played an influential role in the city’s development. The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) has...
When: 3-25 September 2008
Where: La galerie d’architecture, 11 rue des Blancs Manteaux, 75004 Paris. Tel. +33 (0) 1 49 96 64 00
The gallery is situated in the Marais quarter, near the Centre Pompidous, and is open ...
The Los Angeles based experimental architectural studio, to exhibit at the Eleventh International Architecture Exhibition in Venice, Italy. Ball Nogues was selected by Aaron Betsky, director of the biennial’s principal exhibition, Out There:...
The Chicago Architecture Foundation offers a variety of 80+ river, walking and bus tours.
Architectural River Cruise
CAF-certified expert docents interpret the world-class architecture along the Chicago River. A 90-minute narrated river c...
US sustainability guru, Ray Anderson, will speak in Sydney on 4 September 2008.
As Chairman and Founder of Interface Inc, the world's largest modular carpet company and unofficial 'star' of documentaries 'The Corporation' and 'The 11th Hour', Ray wil...
Randy Brown's Omaha house is a remarkable residence that was previously showcased on Archinnovations.com.
It will be featured on this week's Extreme Living on HGTV's
Don't miss it !
Through to September 28th 2008
Edward Cella Art+Architecture , 10 E. Figueroa Street, Suite 3, Santa Barbara, California
As explained by Guest Curator, Nicholas Olsberg:
"This exhibition explores &ndash...
Deadline: November 3rd, 2008
Organized and administered by the American Institute of Architects, the third edition of this annual competition challenge students to learn about building materials, specifically architectural aluminum building products an...
Digital Installation of Drawings by Architect Steven Holl opens at MoMA
The digital installation Pré, consisting of 365 drawings made by Steven Holl between 2002 and 2008, will be on view on MoMA's
third floor platform connect...
June and July Months in Review
Entry Dates: Until September 15th, 2008
The 2008 Bloom Awards Bloom Awards honor products that embody both aesthetics and environmental responsibility.
As explained by the organizers:
The Bloom Awards recognize products that exempli...
These are the articles and blogs that we selected in August.
What: PARC Foundation Presents Exhibition Estudio Teddy Cruz - Practice of Encroachment: From the global border to the border neighborhood
When: Thursday, July 10 through October 25, 2008. Opening reception Thursday, July 10, 2008, 6-8 pm
Where: PARC ...
What: an exhibition that showcases the architectural projects of the award-winning Mexican architect and his firm, TEN Arquitectos.
Where: MARCO: Museo De Arte Contemporáneo De Monterrey, in Monterrey, Mexico.
Cap Sur les Ports Francophones 2008
What: A series of conferences hosted by APEREAU (Association pour la Promotion de l'Enseignement et de la Recherche en Aménagement et Urbanisme)
Where: Various locations in Quebec City, Quebec
When: June 3rd...
The Month in Review
Back in November, we introduced the Eathship concept to our readers.
Using mainly recycled material, Earthship Biotecture has been developing sustainable housing in New Mexico for more than 30 years.
They are currently going on tour doing two t...
When: Ongoing till September 14th, 2008
What: Exhibition of the works of Bernd and Hilla Becher
There is a certain beauty that transcends from industrial architecture. Bernd and Hilla Becher photographed Industrial buildings in Western Europ...
What: “Haus and Home” Home tour and panel discussion on Richard Neutra’s VDL Research House
When: Saturday, June 7th, 1-4 pm
Why: To benefit restoration of the house
Buildings advocated for waste management are usually discreetly left out of sight. This project is a flagrant exception to the rule. Dutch Architect Erick van Egeraat has won the international competition for the design of a new incineration line in ...