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Frederick Kiesler Prize for Architecture and the Arts Award Ceremony

. October 17, 2010 . 0 Comments

The AWARD CEREMONY takes place at the audience hall of the Federal Ministry in Vienna Minoritenplatz 5, 1010 Vienna on October 18, 2010 at 5 p.m. For the first time, the international panel of judges is awarding the Austrian Frederick Kiesler Prize to an Austrian artist. Heimo Zobernig follows Frank O. Ghery, Judith Barry, Cedric […]

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A+D and AIA/LA in celebrating the work of Los Angeles architects

. October 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

This annual exhibit, open through October 27, 2010 showcases submissions for the 2010 Design Awards (built projects) and NEXT LA Awards (unbuilt projects), projects commissioned by the City of Los Angeles (Cultural Affairs Commission, CAC, Awards) and green projects (Architectural Foundation Los Angeles, AFLA). An opening reception was held Friday, September 10th and included a […]

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The Architecture of Moshe Safdie at the National Gallery of Canada

The Architecture of Moshe Safdie at the National Gallery of Canada

. October 10, 2010 . 0 Comments

The exhibition Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie explores Moshe Safdie’s structures and the philosophy that shapes them through approximately 175 drawings, sketches, videos, photographs and scale models. Open through 9 January 2011. Discover how the world-renowned Israeli-born architect, who has studied in Montreal, has conceived impressive buildings and avant-garde communities in Canada, the […]

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Floating Xiamen Museum Proposed by MAD Architects

Floating Xiamen Museum Proposed by MAD Architects

. September 30, 2010 . 0 Comments

MAD architects have proposed a floating museum in the southern Chinese city of Xiamen, on an island in the middle of a resevoir that runs through the centre of the city. MAD’s design concept is a floating museum, lofted up above the ground. The structure reflects the surrounding environment, but also maintains the current use […]

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RIBA announces shortlists for five Special Awards 2010

. September 3, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) today announces the shortlists for five special awards which honour the UK’s best new school buildings, conservation projects, public spaces and smaller projects; the shortlist for the RIBA Client of the Year has also been unveiled. Drawn from 102 RIBA Award-winning buildings presented earlier this year, the winners […]

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