Vanguard Updates

We chose a sampling from across the six years of Design Vanguard and looked them up. In the following weeks we will present our findings one at a time, culminating in our latest group of emerging talent featured in the Design Vanguard for 2006. Keep coming back to see how these surprising talents have matured.

 

Predock_Frane 2002

Architectural Record has kept its eye on Los Angeles-based firm Predock_Frane, featured in the Design Vanguard in 2002. The firm was chosen to be one of six that were part of the Architectural Record-sponsored U.S. pavilion at the 2004 Venice Biennale. Read on >>

Our coverage includes interview and slideshow

 

heneghan.peng.architects 2003

When we featured heneghan.peng.architects in the 2003 Design Vanguard, we labeled it as a firm that boldly chooses to pursue the most ambitious commissions. We stick by that label. Read on >>

Our coverage includes interview and slideshow
Portrait © Trevor Ray Hart/Getty Images

 

 

SCDA Architects 2003

Back in 2003, when he was a part of Record’s Design Vanguard, Soo Chan, principal of Singapore–based SCDA Architects, was obviously at the start of a very fruitful career. Read on >>

Our coverage includes interview and slideshow

 

 

 

Alejandro Aravena 2004

It may have only been two years since Chilean architect Alejandro Arevena debuted in the Design Vanguard, but what a difference about 730 days makes. Projects we featured in construction are completed and have made Arevena a major voice in the politics architecture in Chile. Read on >>

Our coverage includes podcast and slideshow

 

 

John Ronan 2000

We first featured Chicago-based architect John Ronan in 2000, as part of our inaugural Design Vanguard. At that time, Ronan told us he saw his firm continuing to concentrate on materials, keeping his team small, and working only on two or three projects at a time to allow him to really consider each project's program and focus on the particulars. How the times do change. Read on >>

Our coverage includes podcast and slideshow

 

 

Advertisement