Inside the Olympic stadium. (Photo: A. Frankl/CC SA: BY 3.0)

America’s First Medal at the 1936 Olympics Was For…Town Planning

Urban planning was once considered an Olympic sport, and Brooklyn’s Marine Park won a medal. by Jack Goodman The design to redevelop Marine Park, in Brooklyn, had been beautifully sketched in oil onto a large rectangular canvas. The map showed a thin canal, almost...
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Chinese public health poster depicting the human body as a factory, 1933. From the 2016 Graham Foundation organizational grant to the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts for “Are We Human?, Third Istanbul Design Biennial.”

Graham Foundation Awards $419,000 in Grants to Organizations Supporting Advancements in Architecture

The Graham Foundation announced today that $419,000 in grant funding will be distributed to thirty-one organizations in support of projects that inspire new and challenging ideas in architecture. The grants were awarded to sixteen exhibitions, eleven publications, three public...
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Architect’s Newspaper 4th Annual Best of Design Awards 2016

The Architect’s Newspaper speaks directly to leaders in architecture and design with news, products, developments, trends, and updates. With our recently launched magazine, A|N Interior, our outreach to the design community has grown exponentially. Our fourth annual Best Of...
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EDITION Miami Beach: NBWW Architects

The 10 Most Gorgeous Swimming Pools in Miami Beach Photos | Architectural Digest

It is “refreshing” to see several NBWW projects among the finalists: congrats to the Edition, Fontainebleu, and W Hotels! _____________________ Even with the beach just steps away, these stunning hotel pools are impossible to resist Text by Samuel Anderson No matter...
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Alexandra Lange: Margaret Mahy Family Playground in Christchurch, New Zealand

Graham Foundation Announces Its 2016 Grants to Individuals | Architect Magazine

The Chicago-based organization continues its 60-year tradition of funding innovative architecture projects. By Chelsea Blahut The Chicago-based Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has awarded 59 projects worldwide a combined total of $491,500 in its annual...
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Make It Right neighborhood in New Orleans. Photo via Cooper Hewitt

Cooper Hewitt Announces 2016 National Design Award Winners – Curbed

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Director Caroline Baumann announced the winners of this year’s National Design Awards today. The winners will be honored at a gala dinner in October Make It Right neighborhood in New Orleans.Photo via Cooper Hewitt by Lauren Ro Break...
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NBWW Congratulates Don Soffer, the SFBJ 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

South Florida Business Journal 2016 Business of the Year Awards The 2016 Business of the Year Awards was created to give recognition to those organizations that build the South Florida economy through solid business practice, dedication to our community and financial growth.  Now...
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Don Wolfe (fifth from left) at 100 Andalusia recognition ceremony.

City of Coral Gables Commission recognizes NBWW designed condo, 100 Andalusia

On Tuesday, March 29, at 9:00 AM, the City of Coral Gables Commission recognized the 100 Andalusia Condominium. The condo was designed by Coral Gables architecture firm, NBWW (Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates, Inc.). Representing the firm was partner Don Wolfe, seen...
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Why Zaha Hadid’s Gold Medal Matters | Architect Magazine

Joseph Giovannini reports from the medal ceremony about the significance of the award By Joseph Giovannini Mary McCartney/Courtesy RIBA The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has awarded its Gold Medal, the highest honor in its repertory, since 1848. This year, on...
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THE RIBA HAS LAUNCHED A NEW INTERNATIONAL PRIZE…

Find Out More and Enter the 2016 RIBA Awards For 50 years the RIBA awards and prizes have championed and celebrated the best architecture in the UK and around the world, no matter the form; size or budget. Successful projects reflect changes and innovations in architecture, but...
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