Tampa Marriott Waterside

#TBT – NBWW Design throwback: TAMPA MARRIOTT WATERSIDE Convention Hotel

TAMPA MARRIOTT WATERSIDE Tampa, Florida Convention headquarters hotel 714 guestrooms/suites 75,000 sf convention space Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina’s premier location on Tampa’s pedestrian-friendly Riverwalk connects guests to downtown’s dynamic...
By :
Comments : Off

Facades Plus: Facades+ is the leading conference on high performance and high design building skins.

Facades+ is the leading conference on high performance and high design building skins. Join the robust dialogue that covers all aspects of building envelopes and is the key to building systems integration, resilient buildings and a sustainable built environment. Who should come?...
By :
Comments : Off

June Architecture Billings Index Reaches Highest Score Since 2007

The gains in the latest AIA economic report stem from sustained demand for institutional projects. By Caroline Massie Following fluctuations at the beginning of the year, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI), released by the AIA today, shows significant growth in June. All...
By :
Comments : Off
Architexts: http://architexts.us/2010/03/21/and-then-you-will-be-an-architect/

How to Retain Emerging Professionals | Architect Magazine

The development of budding talent is vital to securing the future of architecture. Take some tips from firms going the extra mile to ensure their emerging designers stay and thrive. By Alice Liao Success in any field requires taking ownership of one’s own career. Firms can help;...
By :
Comments : Off

Book Review: World Atlas of Sustainable Architecture

World Atlas of Sustainable Architecture: Building for a Changing Culture and Climate by Ulrich Pfammatter DOM Publishers, 2014 Hardcover, 584 pages The back cover of this hefty book purports a total of 333 projects in its nearly 600 pages. With so many projects, the question in...
By :
Comments : Off
Met Square in downtown Miami will feature 391 apartments, retail, restaurants and an 18-screen Silverspot Cinema.

MDM breaks ground on Met Square in downtown Miami – NBWW Architects

MDM Group broke ground on Met Square, the fourth and final phase of its $1 billion project in downtown Miami. The 43-story tower at 340 S.E. 3rd Street will feature 391 apartments developed by Zom, plus retail, restaurants and an 18-screen Silverspot Cinema. There will also be a...
By :
Comments : Off
Westin Hotel Rhode Island

#TBT – NBWW Design throwback: WESTIN HOTEL Providence, Rhode Island

WESTIN HOTEL (now Omni Providence Hotel) Providence, Rhode Island 362 guestroom/suite hotel 25,000 sf convention space 50,000 sf office building  
By :
Comments : Off
Architect-US Professional Career Training Program Assets

Architect-US: An Innovative International Architectural Training Program Calling For Host Firms Across The US

This post is brought to you by Architect-US. In a globalized market, it is increasingly important for design firms to have the contacts, skills and cultural sensitivity to work across borders. There are global issues affecting everybody that intersect the world and the industry...
By :
Comments : Off
Blaine Brownell A smoggy Shanghai skyline.

Architecture and the Airpocalypse – Five ways designers can address the negative effects of buildings and their construction on global air quality.

Columnist Blaine Brownell, AIA During a study-abroad tour of China that I led in May and June through the University of Minnesota’s School of Architecture (read more about the trip here and here), one topic, aside from architecture, that my students and I discussed regularly was...
By :
Comments : Off