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Sliced minimalism with pimples: With spring temps, windows open at Clark and Wacker tower. pic.twitter.com/jJAgwS7Jb7— Blair Kamin (@BlairKamin) April 12, 2015
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Five More Stories for Monday:
Dezeen spoke with architect David Chipperfield, Hon. FAIA, who criticizes British media for exaggerating issues. [Dezeen]
Critic Ray Mark Rinaldi offers five suggestions for improving Denver's architecture. [The Denver Post]
Partial demolition of the Paul Rudolph–designed Orange County Government Center, in Goshen, N.Y., will not begin until July. [The New York Times]
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Scott Wing, AIA, associate professor of architecture at Penn State, was named associate dean for academic affairs and outreach in the College of Arts and Architecture. [Penn State]
Awards: Enter Now!
ARCHITECT's R+D Awards recognize innovative building research, materials, and technologies at every scale. DEADLINES EXTENDED. Entries are now due April 24 for the regular deadline, or April 29 for the late deadline (additional fee applies).
The Radical Innovation Awards recognize innovative ideas that impact the hospitality industry. Contestants may submit their next big hotel concept until April 15.
The 2015 World Architecture Festival Awards is accepting entries through May 22.
The American Society of Landscape Architects is accepting submissions for its 2015 Awards. Student entries are due by May 22.
Marvin Windows and Doors are seeking designs that utilize the company’s products for for its seventh annual Architects Challenge. Submissions are due May 1.
The Portland chapter of the AIA is accepting entries for Stitch II, a competition challenging students and emerging designers to propose ideas for re-purposing space under a bridge on Interstate 405. Proposals are due June 1.
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