From the Magazine: Kim and Tritton Residence Halls, Haverford College by Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners. [ARCHITECT]
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ICYMI: Atlanta adopted legislation requiring the benchmarking of commercial building energy use, the March 2015 Architecture Billings Index picks up pace, and Washington, D.C., plans to subdivide the abandoned McMillan Park and make way for a mixed-use development.
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The Professional Landcare Network is rebranding as the National Association of Landscape Professionals. [National Association of Landscape Professionals]
Photographer Hannes Coudenys shoots houses in Belgium that are, in his opinion, ugly. [Slate]
Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban, Hon. FAIA, discusses his passion for recyclable materials. [The Wall Street Journal]
The New Yorker's Emma Allen writes about presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s new Brooklyn headquarters and its interior design dilemma. [The New Yorker]
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DEADLINES EXTENDED: ARCHITECT's R+D Awards recognize innovative building research, materials, and technologies at every scale. Entries are now due this Friday, 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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