Winners of the 9th Annual Emirates Glass LEAF Awards include Steven Holl Architects for the Daeyang Gallery & House, Mixed-Use Building of the Year; Studio Daniel Libeskind with DCA Architects for Reflections at Keppel Bay, Special Award, Residential Building of the Year (multiple occupancy); and Daniel Libeskind, AIA, was presented with a Lifetime Achievement in Architectural Community Award…

desigNYC’s third round of project collaborations, orchestrated under the annual theme of Recharging Communities, connected 15 organizations with close to 50 design professionals; the 2012 Communications Design Projects & Teams include Bard Prison Initiative + PS New York; Clemente Soto Velez Center (CSVC) + Studios Kudos; Compost for Brooklyn (C4B) + Karen Greenberg; Lower East Side Ecology Center (LESEC) + Pure+Applied; NYDesigns + Remake Design; OpenPlans Transportation + Purpose; and Safe Horizon + Reboot; the 2012 Built Environment Projects & Teams include Fort Greene Strategic Neighborhood Action (SNAP) + Incorporated; Fulton Area Business (FAB) Alliance + ABArchitekten and Mapos; Gowanus Canal Conservancy + KaN Landscape Design; Lower East Side Business Improvement District (LES BID) + DUB-studios with SVA Impact! students; Lower East Side People’s Federal Credit Union (LES FCU) + Bernheimer Architecture and d/b/A designbuild; New Destiny Housing Corporation + EOA | Elmslie Osler Architect; PlayHarvest + Moorhead & Moorhead; and Rockaway Development & Revitalization Corporation + WE-design/WE-build

Interior Design announced its 2012 inductees into the Hall of Fame, including Alexandra Champalimaud

Paola Antonelli, the Museum of Modern Art’s Senior Curator of Architecture and Design, has been named Director of Research and Development…

Ken Levenson, AIA, president of the nonprofit NY Passive House, and a founding board member of the American Passive House Network, has opened 475 High Performance Building Supply (which refers to the PH annual heat demand requirement: 4.75Kbtu/sfyr) with other passive house professionals…

The New York Society of Architects is honoring John di Domenico, AIA, LEED AP – di Domenico + Partners; Dolly Williams, A. Williams Contruction; Thomas Hanrahan, AIA, Dean, School of Architecture, Pratt Institute and principal, Hanrahan Meyers Architects; Elliott M. Glass, AIA, Glass and Glass; and Anthony Morali, RA, Morali Architects; on Wednesday, November 14th at their 106th Annual Awards Dinner Dance at 106th Annual Awards Dinner Dance at Tribeca Rooftop…