January 2015 Table of Contents

Dialogue
A Renewed Purpose for ARCHITECT in Print Editorial A Renewed Purpose for ARCHITECT in Print

The official print publication of the American Institute of Architects gets a new lease on life, in a digital age. Read more

AIArchitect
AIA Voices: Andrew Goodwin Upends the Sustainability Lexicon AIAvoices AIA Voices: Andrew Goodwin Upends the Sustainability Lexicon

Published by a California-based design/build firm, the journal Public seeks a "slasher" readership. Read more

AIA Now: What is Happening Across the Institute AIA now AIA Now: What is Happening Across the Institute

New Orleans, New York, Oakland, Palm Springs, and Toronto. Read more

AIA Future: You Can't Have Architecture Without Architects AIA future AIA Future: You Can't Have Architecture Without Architects

In the second phase of the AIA's Repositioning initiative, a public awareness campaign to turn heads ... upward. Read more

AIA Design: Do Algorithms Make Architecture? AIA design AIA Design: Do Algorithms Make Architecture?

As high-performance high-rises become less Seagram and more Aqua, will the net impact may take shape sooner than we think. Read more

AIA Feature: The Economy Is Doing Well These Days AIA feature AIA Feature: The Economy Is Doing Well These Days

To adapt to a shifting landscape, firms would do well, too, to heed these three ideas. Read more

AIA Perspective: In the Public Eye AIA perspective AIA Perspective: In the Public Eye

A new AIA campaign to change minds takes shape. Read more

Features
PoMo Redux: The Revival of the Portland Building Historic Preservation PoMo Redux: The Revival of the Portland Building

Inside the decision to save Micheal Graves' Portland Building, and why there's still life in Postmodernism. Read more

Reviving the Manifesto: Zoë Ryan's Istanbul Design Biennial Events Reviving the Manifesto: Zoë Ryan's Istanbul Design Biennial

The biennial's 53 projects raised questions about architects' codes of ethics and other controversial issues. Read more

The Performing Arts: Why Occupant Behavior is the Next Big Thing in Green Building What's Next The Performing Arts: Why Occupant Behavior is the Next Big Thing in Green Building

How the USGBC and other organizations are starting to gather data that can change occupant behavior and make buildings more energy efficient. Read more

Buildings
Konzerthaus Blaibach, Designed by Peter Haimerl Architecktur Konzerthaus Blaibach, Designed by Peter Haimerl Architecktur

This new concert hall in Blaibach, Germany, is part of an effort to revitalize the village town cetner, by creating a performing arts venue that holds one tenth of the local poulation. Read more

United States Courthouse, Designed by Thomas Phifer and Partners United States Courthouse, Designed by Thomas Phifer and Partners

This new center in Salt Lake City is, the New York-based firm hopes, a luminous metaphor for the state of the justice system in America. Read more

Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Designed by Antoine Predock Architect Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Designed by Antoine Predock Architect

The new museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, is the culmination of nearly a decade of design work for the Albuquerque-based practice. Read more

Business
Energy Performance–Based Contracts Best Practices Energy Performance–Based Contracts

More clients are opting for contracts focused on energy-performance outcomes. Here are a few key steps for approaching this emerging contracting method. Read more

Up + Running: The Potential of Partnerships Up + Running Up + Running: The Potential of Partnerships

Collaborating with established firms, universities, and nonprofit organizations can lend legitimacy to rookie firms—and with that comes more clients, projects, and opportunities. Read more

Next Progressives: Matter Design Next Progressives Next Progressives: Matter Design

This Boston- and Ann Arbor-based firm draws from antiquated practices to inform digital decisions when working with solid materials. Read more

Technology
The Auditorium at the University of Queensland innovative detail The Auditorium at the University of Queensland

The ceiling of the 500-seat auditorium at the new Advanced Engineering Building, designed by Richard Kirk Architect and Hassell, on the campus of the University of Queensland is finished in local timber. Read more

Architects Share Their Top Insulated Wall Systems Architects’ Choice Architects Share Their Top Insulated Wall Systems

New materials and novel connections enhance the performance of conventional envelopes. Read more

Architectural Materials to Watch in 2015 Material Science Architectural Materials to Watch in 2015

Interactive surfaces, soft machines, and self-healing products are among the developments in architectural technology expected to continue this year. Read more

Other Articles
Sharon Fieldhouse, Designed by Design/BuildLab Sharon Fieldhouse, Designed by Design/BuildLab

This little league fieldhouse in Clifton Forge, Va., is the newest project from the Virginia Tech-based practice. Read more

Marlboro Music: Five Cottages, designed by HGA Residential Marlboro Music: Five Cottages, designed by HGA

These cedar-clad dwellings for music residents in Marlboro, Vt., take an iconic house form and update it with minimal detailing and a palette of local materials. Read more

Projects

Light Box Light Box

ANX / Aaron Neubert Architects

Tour & Taxis Tour & Taxis

Vincent Callebaut Architectures

Crescent H Residence Crescent H Residence

Carney Logan Burke Architects

Rock & Branch Rock & Branch

Hyunjoon Yoo Architects

Continuous Interior Continuous Interior

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Dunn House Dunn House

The Practice of Everyday Design

Bibliothèque Alexis de Tocqueville Bibliothèque Alexis de Tocqueville

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Barcode Architects

The Word The Word

FaulknerBrowns Architects

Red Ice Red Ice

NRJA

Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building

Richärd+Bauer Architecture, GLHN Architects & Engineers

St. Ann's Warehouse St. Ann's Warehouse

Marvel Architects

Cleveland Civic Core Cleveland Civic Core

LMN Architects

Regeneracion Regeneracion

Sasaki Associates

Rock Chapel Marine Rock Chapel Marine

Landing Studio

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