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Frank Lloyd Wright Ennis House Sold

Frank Lloyd Wright Ennis House Sold

. July 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Ennis House Foundation has announced the sale of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Ennis House to business executive Ron Burkle for just under $4.5 million. “We are excited that Mr. Burkle has purchased the Ennis House and is committed to complete the rehabilitation of this irreplaceable icon,” says Marla Felber, Chair of the Foundation. “Mr. […]

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The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 Announce Foreclosed Rehousing the American Dream

. May 8, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 announce a 14-month initiative to examine new architectural possibilities for American cities and suburbs in the context of the recent foreclosure crisis in the United States. Organized by Barry Bergdoll, MoMA’s Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design, with Reinhold Martin, Director of Columbia University’s Temple […]

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American Institute of Architects AIA/HUD Secretary Awards Recognize Three Outstanding Housing Projects

American Institute of Architects AIA/HUD Secretary Awards Recognize Three Outstanding Housing Projects

. April 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

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), recognized three recipients of the 2011 AIA/HUD Secretary Awards. The categories of the program include (1) Excellence in Affordable Housing Design (2) Creating Community Connection […]

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American Institute of Architects (AIA) Announces the 2011 COTE Top Ten Green Projects

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Announces the 2011 COTE Top Ten Green Projects

. April 16, 2011 . 0 Comments

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment (COTE) have selected the top ten examples of sustainable architecture and green design solutions that protect and enhance the environment. The projects will be honored at the AIA 2011 National Convention and Design Exposition in New Orleans. The COTE Top Ten Green Projects […]

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Gagosian Gallery Shows Exhibition of Limited Edition Furniture by Architect Jean Nouvel

. April 3, 2011 . 0 Comments

Gagosian Gallery Paris presents an exhibition of limited edition furniture by Jean Nouvel, presented in collaboration with Galerie Patrick Seguin. On view through MAY 21, 2011. Like many of his modernist predecessors who worked across related disciplines, Nouvel describes himself as an architect who also makes design. His non-architectural products derive from his architectural commissions […]

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You Are Here Architecture and Experience – Candida Hofer and Cyprien Gaillard at the Carnegie

You Are Here Architecture and Experience – Candida Hofer and Cyprien Gaillard at the Carnegie

. March 22, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Carnegie Museum of Art presents the powerful work of two contemporary artists—Candida Höfer and Cyprien Gaillard—who explore architectural environments and how they influence experiences and perceptions of the world. Exhibition open through May 29, 2011 at The Heinz Architectural Center. “We shape our buildings, and afterwards our buildings shape us.” With that simple but […]

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American Institute of Architects (AIA) Selects 18 Recipients for the 2011 Housing Awards

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Selects 18 Recipients for the 2011 Housing Awards

. March 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected the 18 recipients of the 2011 Housing Awards. The AIA’s Housing Awards Program, now in its 11th year, was established to recognize the best in housing design and promote the importance of good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit and a […]

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