AIA Announces “Look Up Film Challenge” | Architect Magazine

The timed filmmaking competition pushes filmmakers, AIA Emerging Professionals, and architects to create short films for the public to appreciate what architects contribute to our society. By Chelsea Blahut Today, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced the “Look Up...
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Photo Credit: The Port Authority TWA Flight Center at JFK International Airport, Queens, N.Y.

Docomomo US Announces 2015 Modernism in America Awards | Architect Magazine

The U.S. branch of international committee Docomomo selected 11 projects of the modernist era notable for the efforts made in preserving them. Design Award of Excellence (Commercial) TWA Flight Center at JFK International Airport, Queens, N.Y. Original Architect: Eero Saarinen...
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Six Finalist Designs Unveiled for Guggenheim Helsinki – News – Architectural Record

Resulting exhibition to include architectural models and an architectural version of eHarmony. By Janelle Zara April 23, 2015 Guggenheim Helsinki Now: Six Finalist Designs Unveiled, on view at Kunsthalle Helsinki this spring, marks the second phase of the embattled Guggenheim...
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Miami's First 'True' Public Square?

Twenty Interesting Ideas to Improve Miami’s Public Spaces – Doing it in public – Curbed Miami

Last week marked the official deadline for The Miami Foundation’s Public Space Challenge. Throughout the past month, Miamians submitted ideas on how to address our city’s lack of functional, communal, and truly accessible public spaces. To compare with global cities...
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Miami Public Space Challenge | Our Miami Report

Vibrant public spaces help connect Miamians to our community and each other. The Miami Foundation’s Public Space Challenge uncovers the best ideas for creating, improving and activating parks, plazas and local gathering places. Together with Health Foundation of South Florida and...
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4 Fantastical Projects Take Top Honors in 2015 Fairy Tales Competition | ArchDaily

by Holly Giermann The 2015 Fairy Tales competition, hosted by Blank Space, has drawn to a close with four winners and 11 honorable mentions emerging victorious. Now in its second year, the competition attracted over 1,200 entries from 65 countries and challenged participants in a...
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Calling All Visionaries: Jacque Rougerie Competition Seeks Evolutionary Designs for Sea and Space | ArchDaily

The Jacques Rougerie Foundation is now accepting registrants for its annual international architecture competition. Open to architects, engineers, and designers, the competition aims to inspire socially and environmentally conscious designs that utilize developing techniques for...
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New York’s Storefront Launches “Street Architecture” Competition | ArchDaily

On the occasion of Ideas City 2015, the biennial Festival created to explore the future city and to effect change, Storefront for Art and Architecture, along with the New Museum and the New York City Department of Transportation, is launching a competition for the design and...
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NBWW's AIA submission: IMPRINT

NBWW takes honorable mention in AIA PARK(ing) Design Competition! See the submission here…

AIA PARK(ing) Day Design Competition Based on the popular idea of PARK(ing) Day, emerging professionals in the Florida/Caribbean region submit design proposals for up to three parklets. PARK(ing) Day is an annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists...
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