Meet the Candidates for 2020 AIA President-Elect

Jane Frederick, FAIA, principal of Frederick + Frederick Architects, and William “Bill” Carpenter, FAIA, founder of Lightroom, are both vying for the Institute’s top leadership position. By Katharine Keane Each year, AIA members attending the AIA Conference on...
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ArchitectChats Ep. 22: Timber on the Rise, Part 7 – Katerra Tackles the Inefficiencies of the Building Industry

The 2,000-person—and counting—technology and construction company is investing heavily in R&D and mass timber production and design, says Katerra Architecture president Craig Curtis. Today, the firm announced its acquisition of Michael Green Architecture. By ARCHITECT Staff...
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Ivy Ross

“The tech world is jumping on the design world” says Google’s head of hardware design

Technology firms are increasingly looking to designers to help them shape the future and create objects with greater sensory appeal, according to Google’s head of hardware design Ivy Ross. Emily Wadsworth Technology firms are increasingly looking to designers to help them...
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Why LA’s public design matters: An interview with Christopher Hawthorne, the city’s first chief design officer

The Los Angeles Times architecture critic explains his move to City Hall By Alissa Walker Next month, Christopher Hawthorne will start work as the city’s first chief design officer, leaving his role as the Los Angeles Times architecture critic. An important part of his job will...
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One-On-One With Nitin Motwani, Developer Of The Second-Biggest Mixed-Use Project In The U.S.

As the architects for several of the projects mentioned in this article – Marriott Marquis Hotel and Conference Center at Miami Worldcenter, and Water Street Tampa projects – we thought this interview provides a great glimpse of what is to come in Miami. Deirdra...
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‘The Achiever’: a video interview with architect John Nichols

Miami Today reporter Susan Danseyar interviewed Mr. Nichols at NBWW. The interview was recorded by Jahmoukie Dayle. John Nichols knew he wanted to be an architect when he was in junior high school. The CEO of Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates said he doesn’t have a...
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Meet Igor Reyes of Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe in Coral Gables – Voyage MIA Magazine

Meet Igor Reyes of Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe in Coral Gables Voyagemia Staff Today we’d like to introduce you to Igor Reyes. Igor, please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today? My story is simple, got out of school and hit the ground running. I’ve been...
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John Nichols: Veteran architect an icon in design of top-level hotels – Miami Today

Written by Susan Danseyar on November 7, 2017 John Nichols knew he wanted to be an architect when he was in junior high school. The CEO of Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates said he doesn’t have a favorite building because each had some challenges and its own uniqueness....
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What Architects Should Know About “Convergence” | Architect Magazine

Randy Deutsch’s book explores how the rapidly blurring boundaries between design and construction are changing the building industry. By Brian Libby Wiley Randy Deutsch reckons that in the years before he wrote Convergence: The Redesign of Design (Wiley, 2017), he heard...
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ArchitectChats Ep. 11: Dissecting the Code, Part 1 – Raising Expectations

By ARCHITECT Staff Can—and should—regulation raise the bar for building performance nationwide? Code experts Cindy Davis and Steven Orlowski discuss the obstacles and strategies. In the cutthroat world of development, architects are often asked to qualify and quantify the merits...
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