ICYMI: The May ADP employment report, the House in Shichiku, a recap of our Twitter chat on women in architecture, the winning projects of the 2015 AIA/HUD Secretary Awards, the failures of the Milan Expo, and six partitions you can see through.
Tweet of the Day:
National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts: local ship builders are piecing the structure together section by section pic.twitter.com/eElYV3Ij2C— mecanoo (@mecanoo_) June 3, 2015
Instagram of the Day:
Seven More Stories for Thursday:
Critic Edward Keegan, AIA, reviews Chicago's 606 Trail. [Crain's Chicago Business]
Q+A with Amale Andraos, the dean of Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. [The New York Times]
Toronto architect Roger du Toit died at 75. [MSN]
Grist is rolling out a 12-part series about Seattle's efforts in sustainability, climate change, and housing. [Grist]
The Oakland Museum of California is holding a competition to make art with old pieces of the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge. [San Francisco Chronicle]
A construction worker died while building the National Museum of African American History and Culture. [NBC Washington]
Step Up, Step Down:
Lance Hosey is now a principal and chief sustainability officer at Perkins Eastman. [Perkins Eastman]
Jennifer Kenson was appointed to principal of healthcare interior design at New York– and Philadelphia-based Francis Cauffman.
Awards: Enter Now!
Bentley is accepting entries for it annual Be Inspired Awards competition, which celebrates innovative infrastructure design, engineering, construction, and operation. Submissions are due tomorrow, June 5.
AIA|DC’s Emerging Architects Committee is holding its second annual Thesis Showcase. Graduates from accredited architectural degree programs (B.Arch. and M.Arch) in the last three years who have completed a thesis project are eligible to apply. Submissions are due July 1.
Registration is open for Blank Space’s new international competition, Dear Architecture. Submissions are due July 24.
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