|11/01/2013||News from Nowhere: Chicago Laboratory|
NEWS FROM NOWHERE: CHICAGO LABORATORYMoon Kyungwon and Jeon Joonho's extensive News from Nowhere project explores-and in fact started from- these fundamental and profound questions about the role of art and artists.
|12/08/2013||Architect Testifies: Reform the Design-Build Contracting Process|
Washington: The American Institute of Architects has issued the following news release:
|12/11/2013||Philadelphia's Model Citizens|
Dec. 11--WHEN LOGAN DRY looks at Vernon Park, he sees potential.
|10/28/2013||Architects Have Cross to Bear: Two Firms Team up to Prepare LA's Crystal Cathedral for Catholic Ceremonies|
An iconic evangelical Christian megachurch in Garden Grove that will be converted into a Catholic church will do so with the help of two L.A. architecture firms.
|12/05/2013||Foster + Partners Unveils Plans for Norton Museum in Palm Beach|
Norton unveils grand plans; Museum's architectural revise adds 18,000 square feet, movesentrance.
|12/10/2013||Committee Rules in Favor of Demolishing Minneapolis Star Tribune's Art Moderne Building|
Dec. 10--The planned demolition of the Star Tribune building, a fixture in downtown Minneapolis for more than 90 years, moved a bit closer to reality on Monday.
|12/05/2013||Ennead and Phoenix-based Jones Studio to Design $130M Complex at Arizona State to House Country's Largest Nonprofit Law Firm|
Arizona State University officials have announced plans to build a $130 million complex in downtown Phoenix to house the nation's largest non-profit law firm.
|12/07/2013||In Atlanta, Private Schools Start Building as Economy Recovers|
Dec. 07--Towering libraries, expansive classrooms and sophisticated science labs are taking shape at Atlanta's private schools, part of a construction spurt signaling confidence in the economy and strong demand for an elite education.
|12/06/2013||Palo Alto City Council to Hear Appeal of 'Modernist Glass Box' Downtown|
Dec. 06--The Palo Alto City Council is set Monday to consider a resident's appeal of a mixed-use project in downtown that he says is not compatible with the historic buildings that surround it.
|12/08/2013||John King Remembers Henrik Bull|
Dec. 08--Henrik Bull, an architect who loved to ski and wasn't afraid to second-guess himself, died Wednesday in Berkeley.
|12/05/2013||Washington: U.S. and Afghan Officials Inaugurate New Facilities for the National Museum|
Washington: Embassy of The United States in Kabul, Afghanistan has issued the following news release:
|12/05/2013||W.A. Sarmiento Dies at 91|
Dec. 05--With their soaring pillars, immense bronze doors and dimly lit interiors, banks used to make small depositors feel even smaller -- but at least they believed their money would be safe.
|12/04/2013||Ai Weiwei Retrospective Highlights Opening of New Miami Art Museum|
Dec. 04--Wednesday is opening day for the Perez Art Museum Miami -- timed to take advantage of Miami's annual moment as the center of the international art universe, the Art Basel Miami Beach fair that will open Thursday, bringing hordes of collectors and gawkers.
|12/04/2013||John King: Crissy Field Plans Need Overhaul|
Dec. 04--The decision makers at San Francisco's Presidio have long wanted a major cultural facility to rise at Crissy Field, the most popular destination in the Army post-turned-national park.
|12/04/2013||Commentary: New Museum Gets and Celebrates Miami|
Dec. 04--This museum is Miami.
|12/02/2013||Christopher Hawthorne: 4 World Trade Center as Ground Zero's Reputation-builder|
Dec. 02--NEW YORK -- The mess at ground zero has been a collaborative production.
|12/03/2013||Soo Line Building Welcomes First Tenants in Downtown Minneapolis|
Dec. 03--It was once the tallest office building to light the downtown Minneapolis skyline.
|12/03/2013||Restoration of Savoy Hotel Moving Forward in Kansas City, Mo.|
Dec. 03--Fresh from winning city approval for major tax incentives, the Louisville, Ky.
|11/30/2013||Book Review: Wunderkammer by Tod Williams and Billie Tsien|
Nov. 30--Wunderkammer, by Tod Williams and Billie Tsien (Yale; 240 pages; $29.95).
|11/25/2013||Deborah Berke Designs Hotel for Oklahoma City|
Nov. 25--21c Museum Hotels, a top-rated hotelier that redevelops historic urban properties into hotels that double as contemporary art galleries, is proceeding with a plan that would transform downtown's historic Fred Jones plant an all-hours cultural hub.
|11/30/2013||Extreme Makeover for Houston's Humble Oil Building|
Nov. 30--If the skyscraper pictured on the architecture firm's website were a new building, I wouldn't be upset.
|11/27/2013||Johnson Fain and Rios Clementi Hale Renovation of Orange County, California's Crystal Cathedral to Begin|
Nov. 27--The former Crystal Cathedral will close to the public as it undergoes a transformation from a space built as a television studio as much as a sanctuary into the spiritual home for the Orange County Catholic community of more than 1.2 million people.
|12/01/2013||Buffalo's Former HSBC Tower an Opportunity for Development|
Dec. 01--The sand-colored, midcentury modernist office tower was still functional but showing its age.
|11/25/2013||Frank Gehry's Grand Vision for LA's Grand Avenue to Go Before Project Committee|
Nov. 25--Frank Gehry and Related Cos.
|11/26/2013||Architecture Billings Index Slows Down|
Washington: The Academy of Motion Picture, Art and Science has issued the following news release: