Names in the News

Pratt Institute’s Legends 2015 scholarship benefit honoring icons of art and design will celebrate Tod Williams, FAIA, and Billie Tsien, AIA, founders of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects, and Nina Campbell, founder of Nina Campbell Interiors.

NYC-based Hilary Sample, AIA, and Michael Meredith, AIA, of MOS Architects, and Stan Allen, FAIA, of Stan Allen Architect (SAA) are among the 12 teams participating in the US Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale. Continue reading “Names in the News”

New Deadlines

09.04.15: Call for Entries: Entrepreneurs’ Meeting Point Student Competition: Barcelona, the European Silicon Valley

09.14.15: Call for Entries: Contract’s 27th Annual Interiors Awards

09.14.15: Request for Proposals: NYC Department of Design and Construction – 26 Architectural and Engineering Design Requirements Contracts for Micro, Small, Medium and Large Projects Citywide

09.16.15: Request for Qualifications: Barack Obama Presidential Center in Chicago

09.17.15: Call for Entries: Homemade Dessert’s Casablanca Bombing Rooms

09.20.15: Call for Entries: FIGMENT, AIANY ENYA, and SEaONY City of Dreams Pavilion 2016 Continue reading “New Deadlines”

On View

At the Center for Architecture @ the Seaport

Sea Level: Five Boroughs at Water’s Edge” at Center for Architecture at the Seaport Cultural District
Opening 09.10.15

At the Center for Architecture

Un/Fair Use
Opening 09.18.15

About Town

COSMO” by Andrés Jaque / Office for Political Innovation at MoMA PS1
Through 09.07.15

Young Architects Program (YAP) 2015” at the Museum of Modern Art
Through 09.07.15

Measure” at Storefront for Art and Architecture
Through 09.12.15

Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie” at the “National Academy Museum & School
Opening 09.09.15

Pathmakers: Women in Art, Craft, and Design, Midcentury and Today” at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD)
Through 09.27.15

Sighted

08.31.2015: Cynthia Kracauer, AIA, Center for Architecture, Managing Director, snapped a picture of celebratory staff members James Fallarino, Events Manager, and Camila Schaulsohn, Communications Director, at the Archtober kick-off, Tweet-for-Treat. Participants received free architecturally-inspired Coolhaus ice cream sandwiches and could peer into the Center’s new space on 181 Front Street, opening officially on 09.10.15 for the exhibition opening of “Sea Level: Five Boroughs at Water’s Edge.” Continue reading “Sighted”

Classifieds

Existing Conditions Surveys, Inc. is seeking a new 3D Laser Scanning Technician who will be responsible for onsite scanning and 2D CAD/3D BIM modeling work. The technician will be highly organized and self-motivated. Strong communication skills are essential.

Please send resumes to melody@existingconditions.com

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Director of Business Development

Nationally prominent 100-person firm headquartered in New York City is seeking a Director of Business Development. The candidate must have significant experience in the A/E design industry. He/She will work with the firm’s partners to develop business development strategies in existing and new sectors. With the primary emphasis on seeking new opportunities for the firm, the candidate must be able to interface with prospective clients on behalf of the firm’s partnership. Knowledge of and connections in the design industry is essential.

The position also involves the leadership of the firm’s marketing and graphics team. The candidate must be able to manage, collaborate and communicate within a deadline driven environment.  Developing the firm’s marketing plan and overseeing the firm’s marketing efforts will require the candidate to have strong writing and editing abilities.

In addition, the candidate will coordinate the firm’s PR and communications efforts. Knowledge of public relations opportunities within the design industry is important.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, current resume including professional experience, educational background and computer skills along with salary expectations to careers@davisbrody.com. Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

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AIANY and the Center for Architecture are looking for a new Executive Director. The Executive Director will be a thought leader in the field and will provide a bold new vision, energy and leadership necessary to ensure that the AIANY/CFA continues to have a dynamic public voice in design, civic life, and the role of design in society and culture.

To learn more, click here.

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