Names in the News

Santiago Calatrava, FAIA, will receive the 2015 European Prize for Architecture  from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Center for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies at a ceremony at the World Trade Center on 11.17.15… The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat has been awarded the 2015 Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in the Construction Industry…The winner of the Van Alen Institute and the National Park Service’s National Parks Now competition is Team Parterson, led by graphic designer Manuel Miranda of MMP and the Yale School of Art, and includes communications consultant Frances Medina, urban historian Mariana Mogilevich, social impact design consultant Valeria Mogilevich, CUNY Spitzer School of Architecture Professor June Williamson, and designer and creative director Willy Wong. Continue reading “Names in the News”

New Deadlines

2016 Oculus Editorial Calendar
The Oculus 2015 Editorial Calendar has been set. If you are an architect in practice or by training, or see yourself as an astute observer of New York’s architectural and planning scene, Oculus wants to hear from you! You may submit projects/topics from anywhere, but architects must be New York-based. Please submit story ideas/projects by the deadlines indicated below to Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA:

Spring: Institutional Urban Campuses / New York – Science + Research City
How educational, health-care and other institutions fit into the city’s urban fabric; how they are evolving; what are the challenges they face. How can architecture make these large campuses good neighbors? What amenities can they share?
Deadline for story ideas: 10.30.15

Summer: 2016 AIANY Design Awards

Fall: Tech in the City
Why cutting-edge industry loves older buildings. How technology businesses transform neighborhoods and the city at large. Adaptive Reuse & Interiors.
Deadline for story ideas: 05.16.16

Winter: Preservation & Reinvention / Rethinking Preservation / Preservation & Urbanism / Preservation Today
Projects with a unique take on history and how to reconcile it with contemporary needs. Focus on daylight and natural ventilation as city becomes more dense; historic preservation as zoning tool; quality vs. scale. Is city preserving too much in historic districts?
Deadline for story ideas: 08.19.16 Continue reading “New Deadlines”

On View

At the Center for Architecture

Archtober Lounge
Through 10.31.15

Un/Fair Use
Through 01.02.15

Designing Affordability: Quicker, Smarter, More Efficient Housing Now
Through 01.16.15

At the Center for Architecture at the Seaport

Sea Level: Five Boroughs at Water’s Edge” at Center for Architecture at the Seaport Cultural District
Through 12.31.15 Continue reading “On View”

Dezeen Jobs has launched in North America!

Dezeen Jobs, the world’s most vibrant architecture and design recruitment site, has launched in the USA.

To celebrate, Dezeen Jobs is offering new advertisers their first job ad free!

To take advantage of this offer, email quoting the code AIA15. The offer is only valid for companies based in North America who have not used Dezeen Jobs before.

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