December 2013 Table of Contents

Dialogue
Dialogue: Adding Insult to Injury Dialogue Dialogue: Adding Insult to Injury

Bertrand Goldberg’s Prentice Memorial Hospital is being torn down, and the property’s owner, Northwestern University, is continuing its assault on architecture. Read more

AIArchitect
New Opportunities AIAVoices New Opportunities

Diversity in business and practice. Read more

Intrinsic Values AIAFeature Intrinsic Values

Archiving your work in the Digital Age. Read more

Making A Difference AIAPerspective Making A Difference

The profession faces enormous challenges and we all must do our part. Read more

Features
Woodbury's Arid Lands Institute Rethinks Water in the West with "Divining LA" sustainability Woodbury's Arid Lands Institute Rethinks Water in the West with "Divining LA"

The L.A. Aqueduct ushered in the era of big water infrastructure in the West. Now Hadley and Peter Arnold at Woodbury’s Arid Lands Institute are trying to map a new course. Read more

MIT's Skylar Tibbits Explores the Next Dimension next progressives MIT's Skylar Tibbits Explores the Next Dimension

A fish tank with self-organizing structures. 4D printing. The projects in Skylar Tibbits’s MIT lab are pushing the boundaries of construction. Read more

Razing the Roof: The Uncertain Fate of the Houston Astrodome preservation Razing the Roof: The Uncertain Fate of the Houston Astrodome

Houston voters rejected a plan to finance the Astrodome’s redevelopment, but not before fans snapped up stadium memorabilia at a firesale. Will the so-called Eighth Wonder of the World escape demolition? Read more

Françoise Bollack's New Book Highlights the Most Innovative Adaptive Reuse Projects books Françoise Bollack's New Book Highlights the Most Innovative Adaptive Reuse Projects

Forget the old anti-progress preservationists. Françoise Bollack's new book highlights how the movement’s future lies with projects that deftly merge historic and new. Read more

Annual Design Review
Adobe Utah Campus 2013 Annual Design Review Adobe Utah Campus

Lehi, Utah / WRNS Studio. Award. Read more

United States Consulate General 2013 Annual Design Review United States Consulate General

Guangzhou, China / Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Award. Read more

David Zwirner 2013 Annual Design Review David Zwirner

New York / Selldorf Architects. Award. Read more

Samsung Model Home Gallery 2013 Annual Design Review Samsung Model Home Gallery

Seoul, South Korea / NADAAA. Award. Read more

2802 Pico Housing 2013 Annual Design Review 2802 Pico Housing

Santa Monica, Calif. / Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners. Honorable Mention. Read more

Red Rock House 2013 Annual Design Review Red Rock House

Red Rock, N.Y. / Anmahian Winton Architects. Honorable Mention. Read more

Cloverdale749 2013 Annual Design Review Cloverdale749

Los Angeles / Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects. Award. Read more

Sokol Blosser Winery Tasting Room 2013 Annual Design Review Sokol Blosser Winery Tasting Room

Dayton, Ore. / Allied Works Architecture. Citation. Read more

Barclays Center at Atlantic Yards 2013 Annual Design Review Barclays Center at Atlantic Yards

Brooklyn, N.Y. / SHoP Architects. Citation. Read more

Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park 2013 Annual Design Review Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park

Queens, N.Y. / Thomas Balsley Associates / Weiss/Manfredi. Award. Read more

Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium 2013 Annual Design Review Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium

Hellerup, Denmark / Bjarke Ingels Group. Award. Read more

East River Blueway Plan 2013 Annual Design Review East River Blueway Plan

New York / WXY Architecture + Urban Design. Citation. Read more

Sliced Porosity Block—CapitaLand Raffles City 2013 Annual Design Review Sliced Porosity Block—CapitaLand Raffles City

Chengdu, China / Steven Holl Architects. Award. Read more

U.S. Land Port of Entry 2013 Annual Design Review U.S. Land Port of Entry

Van Buren, Maine / Julie Snow Architects and Robert Siegel Architects. Award. Read more

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and 

Northwest Louisiana History Museum 2013 Annual Design Review Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum

Natchitoches, La. / Trahan Architects. Award. Read more

Weeksville Heritage Center 2013 Annual Design Review Weeksville Heritage Center

Brooklyn, N.Y. / Caples Jefferson Architects. Citation. Read more

2013 Annual Design Review 2013 Annual Design Review 2013 Annual Design Review

This year's jury selected 17 projects that represent the best in American architecture. Read more

Technology
Stripes Collection, Knoll Textiles Products Stripes Collection, Knoll Textiles

Book designer Irma Boom helped create this textile collection. Read more

Blackburn, Tracy Glover Products Blackburn, Tracy Glover

These hand-blown glass diffusers are offered as multi-lamp fixtures or pendants. Read more

Smith Allen's 3D-Printed Pavilion Features a Natural Form with High-Tech Roots Detail Smith Allen's 3D-Printed Pavilion Features a Natural Form with High-Tech Roots

This 3D-printed pavilion by Smith|Allen melds high-tech manufacturing with natural forms. Read more

Three Apps Rugged Enough to Handle BIM in the Field architects’ choice Three Apps Rugged Enough to Handle BIM in the Field

Technology experts at Case Design, DPR Construction, CH2M Hill, and Woods Bagot weigh the pros and cons of three popular BIM apps. Read more

Could This Compostable Material Replace Plastic? Mind & Matter Could This Compostable Material Replace Plastic?

Australian company Zeoform has created a biodegradeable plastic with nothing more than recycled paper waste and water. Someday it may clad one of your projects. Read more

Past P/A
The Xerox Center by Helmut Jahn Helped Define the Contemporary Curtainwall Past Progressives The Xerox Center by Helmut Jahn Helped Define the Contemporary Curtainwall

Helmut Jahn’s first recognition in the P/A Awards program, a 1978 citation, came with the design for a Chicago tower that was expressive of the 1970s “Silvers.” Read more

Projects

Fannie Mae Headquarters Fannie Mae Headquarters

SHoP Architects, WDG Architecture

Avaza Aquapark Avaza Aquapark

JDS Architects

Brighton College Sport and Sciences Building Brighton College Sport and Sciences Building

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Messner Mountain Museum Messner Mountain Museum

Zaha Hadid Architects

ICD/ITKE 2014-2015 Research Pavilion ICD/ITKE 2014-2015 Research Pavilion

Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE), Institute for...

West Berkeley Public Library West Berkeley Public Library

Harley Ellis Devereaux

Studio Dental Mobile Unit Studio Dental Mobile Unit

Montalba Architects

Bridgepoint Active Healthcare Bridgepoint Active Healthcare

Stantec Architecture, KPMB Architects, HDR Architecture, Diamond Schmitt Architects

Ex of In House Ex of In House

Steven Holl Architects

Vitra Vitra

Studio Libeskind

International Spy Museum at L'Enfant Plaza International Spy Museum at L'Enfant Plaza

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

Exhibition Plaza Exhibition Plaza

KUANLU Architects

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