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Quote of the Day: "The good news is that the profession is changing. Slowly, and with some good ideas leading the way, architects, planners and designers have begun moving from defense to offense, creating spaces that do more than protect us from the elements." —Ray Mark Rinaldi [The Denver Post]
Eight More Stories for Monday:
Michelangelo’s David is getting a new anti-seismic plinth. [Hyperallergic]
The New York Times draws urban parallels to Washington, D.C.'s 11th Street Bridge Park. [The New York Times]
The Wall Street Journal names the best architecture of 2014. [The Wall Street Journal]
Hypebeast documents the manufacturing process of a Modernica fiberglass Shell Chair.
Faith & Form's 2014 Religious Art & Architecture award winners. [The Huffington Post]
Architecture principles, set by Prince Charles. [The Guardian]
Minnesota architect Robert Rietow died at 76. [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
Awards: Enter Now!
The AIA's COTE Top Ten and Top Ten + Awards recognize innovative projects that incorporate sustainable design strategies, while educating the profession and the public about the increased value of buildings that protect the environment. Submissions are due Jan. 26.
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