From the Magazine: Adam Nathaniel Furman, winner of the British School in Rome's Rome Prize for Architecture, discusses an exhibition of his sketched, modeled, and 3D-printed work done during his studies in the Italian capital. [ARCHITECT]
ICYMI: Critics respond to the new Whitney Museum, the American Academy in Rome selected the winners of its annual Rome Prize, and the Museum of the City of New York opened a new exhibition on landmark preservation.
Tweet of the Day:
Quote of the Day: "It's a handsome proposal in the way a Ken doll is handsome: good-looking but vacant, despite being delivered by a reclusive architect with the aura of a prophet who has come off the hill to levitate our expectations."—Joseph Giovannini on Peter Zumthor, Hon. FAIA's design for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. [Los Angeles Review of Books]
Five More Stories for Tuesday:
Seven of the world's greenest office buildings. [Fortune]
Chicago's 606 park, built along elevated tracks, will open in June. [Chicago Tribune]
The One World Trade Center elevator will feature a 500 year timelapse of New York City. [Huh]
Awards: Enter Now!
DEADLINES EXTENDED: ARCHITECT's R+D Awards recognize innovative building research, materials, and technologies at every scale. Entries are now due April 24 for the regular deadline, or April 29 for the late deadline (additional fee applies).
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 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.
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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Note: The Instagrams of the Day have been replaced with a new montage of Weijiang's work.