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A small gem at USC: Univ Religious Center, Killingsworth Brady & Assoc., 1964 pic.twitter.com/QisSaI8fwl— ChristopherHawthorne (@HawthorneLAT) March 26, 2015
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Today in History:
Happy birthday to modernist architect Mies van der Rohe, who was born on this day in 1886.
Five More Stories for Friday:
An architect created the most structurally creative pile of dirty dishes. [The Onion]
Architects go for simplicity and sophistication when designing their own homes. [The Wall Street Journal]
Three new exhibitions will take a look at the evolution of Latin American design and architecture throughout the years. [The New York Times]
Awards: Enter Now!
ARCHITECT's R+D Awards recognize innovative building research, materials, and technologies at every scale—from design strategies and building systems to must-have products and digital tools. Entries are due April 17.
The American Society of Landscape Architects is accepting submissions for its 2015 Awards. Professional entries are due today, and student entries are due by May 22.
The Design Talks Institute recognizes alternative ideas for reframing how underutilized spaces can be used in urban environments in its Lost Spaces 2015 competition. Submissions are due one week from today, on March 30.
AIA and Houzz launched the 2015 Future of Architecture Residential Design Contest and Showcase. Entries are due March 31.
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.
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.
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