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Architect Steven Holl Wins 2012 American Institute of Architects Gold Medal

Architect Steven Holl Wins 2012 American Institute of Architects Gold Medal

. December 11, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Board of Directors of The American Institute of Architects to award the 2012 AIA Gold Medal to Steven Holl, FAIA. The AIA Gold Medal, voted on annually, is considered to be the profession’s highest honor that an individual can receive. The Gold Medal honors an individual whose significant body of work has had a […]

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2011 Shenzhen & Hong Kong Bi-city Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture

. December 3, 2011 . 0 Comments

Architecture Creates Cities, Cities Create Architecture” is the title and theme of the 2011 Shenzhen & Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture. Open December 11, 2011–February 18, 2012. The Biennale will portray the unending interaction between architecture and cities, while taking on the discussion of sustainability and urban vitality. Juxtaposing that interaction found in Chinese […]

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Plans unveiled for the Kirk Kapital A/S headquarters in Denmark

Plans unveiled for the Kirk Kapital A/S headquarters in Denmark

. December 1, 2011 . 0 Comments

The masterplan proposal for Harbour Island in Vejle has been developed in a collaboration between Studio Olafur Eliasson, Lundgaard & Tranberg Arkitekter and Vogt Landscape Architects, based on plans conceived by Vejle Municipality to create an active connection between the city centre of Vejle and Vejle Fjord. Visualisation of KIRK KAPITAL A/S Headquarters and Harbour […]

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Duggan Morris Architects Wins IBA Manser Medal 2011

Duggan Morris Architects Wins IBA Manser Medal 2011

. November 23, 2011 . 0 Comments

The RIBA has announcedthe Manser Medal 2011 winner as Hampstead Lane, London, by Duggan Morris Architects. Originally built in 1968 by an architect couple who lived and worked there until 1992, this Brutalist-style house had undergone unsympathetic renovation and faced demolition until it was spotted by the current owners, another architect couple, who saw the […]

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Yona Friedman Architecture Without Building

 Exhibition Opens in Budapest

Yona Friedman Architecture Without Building

 Exhibition Opens in Budapest

. November 1, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art presents Yona Friedman Architecture Without Building

, a retrospective exhibition of Yona Friedman, the architect and thinker of Hungarian origin, in an installation environment offering a special spatial experience.

 Open 29 October 2011–8 January 2012
. Yona Friedman, “Ville spatiale,” 1959–1960. 
Drawing, ink and aquarelle on paper. 
Photo: François Lauginie. Collection […]

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