Our final day at the international ceramic tile show included a lecture by the... Read more
Products at the biannual Eurocucina fair at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile... Read more
The Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello and the University of Virginia... Read more
Architect Federico Babina made a series of pixelated, 8-bit retro portraits of the... Read more
Thom Mayne, FAIA, the 2013 winner of the AIA Gold Medal winner and 2005 Pritzker Prize laureate, sat down (via Skype) with 2013 Pritzker Prize Laureate, Toyo Ito, Hon. FAIA. The SoCal Sculpturalist reached out across the Pacific to talk to Tokyo's post-Metabolist master about his career in design and the changing role of architectural practice in a post-digital age.Mayne describes Ito as an "architect's architect"—and in this exclusive video for ARCHITECT, the two discuss what that means. Read more
Whatever the Pritzker jury's reasons for delaying the prize to go to Toyo Ito, Aaron Betsky is just grateful that Ito finally got his due. Read more
Despite a recession that has lasted almost two decades, the aging and shrinking of its population, and national debt, there are still cranes busy all around Tokyo and other cities and new infrastructure being built. Aaron Betsky vets the competitors for a national stadium, and is exhilarated by the winning design by Zaha Hadid. Read more
Urban-Think Tank also takes home gold, Grafton Architects receives silver, and the U.S. Pavilion and three others are awarded special mentions from the jury. Read more
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Zaha Hadid Architects
Chen + Suchart Studio
Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Peter Rose + Partners
Atlanta. The Freelon Group and HOK.
Johnsen Schmaling Architects
Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)
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