Photo of the Day:
Tweet of the Day:
Ecclesiastical zigzag: corner detail from architect Barry Byrnes' St. Francis School, Wilmette. pic.twitter.com/jwb8m0iWyB— Blair Kamin (@BlairKamin) March 30, 2015
Four More Stories for Monday:
Japanese architect Tadao Ando, Hon. FAIA's first project in New York is a NoLIta condo. [The New York Times]
The Thomas P. Murphy Studio Design Building at the University of Miami is expected to be completed in 2017. [The Miami Hurricane]
The rise of the Passive House in Brooklyn. [The New York Times]
Step Up, Step Down:
Rick Bell, FAIA, resigned as executive director of AIA New York. [ARCHITECT]
Branko Potocnik was named senior associate at architecture and interior design firm CetraRuddy. Kevin Lee, Erica LiBritz, AIA, and Sodam Ha were promoted to associates.
Christine Murray is now editor of The Architectural Review. [Twitter]
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.
AIA and Houzz launched the 2015 Future of Architecture Residential Design Contest and Showcase. Entries are due tomorrow, 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.
The American Society of Landscape Architects is accepting submissions for its 2015 Awards. Student entries are due by 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.For more news and views, sign up for the ARCHITECT Newswire, the best daily newsletter on architecture and architects.