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Competitions + Awards

LafargeHolcim Awards

Two million dollar sustainable construction competition open The LafargeHolcim Awards is the most significant global competition in sustainable design. It seeks leading projects of... more
Date/s: 07.04.2016 - 03.21.2017 - Location: WeltweitSwitzerland

Exhibitions

BY THE PEOPLE: DESIGNING A BETTER AMERICA

The third exhibition of Cooper Hewitt’s series devoted to humanitarian design will examine how design is challenging social and economic inequality across America. Curator of Socially... more
Date/s: 09.03.2016 - 02.26.2017 - Location: New York

Exhibitions

Timber City

This fall, the Museum challenges the notion that wood is an antiquated building material when it opens Timber City. The exhibition demonstrates the many advantages offered by cutting-edge... more
Date/s: 09.17.2016 - 05.21.2017 - Location: Washington, DC


Exhibitions

City of Ideas: Architects' Voices and Visions

City of Ideas: Architects’ Voices and Visions is an ongoing conceptual installation project, inaugurated at Sydney University’s Tin Sheds Gallery and traveling... more
Date/s: 10.28.2016 - 02.25.2017 - Location: Chicago

Exhibitions

Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design

Pierre Chareau rose from modest beginnings in Bordeaux to become one of the most sought after designers in France. Creating custom furniture and interiors for an elite clientele that included... more
Date/s: 11.04.2016 - 03.26.2017 - Location: New York

Exhibitions

The Landscape Architecture of Lawrence Halprin

Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009) was one of the most influential landscape architects of the 20th century. Over a career spanning more than five decades, he designed significant projects across the... more
Date/s: 11.05.2016 - 04.16.2017 - Location: Washington, DC


Exhibitions

Self-Interned, 1942

Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center February 19, 2017, marks the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the notorious wartime directive that authorized the... more
Date/s: 01.18.2017 - 01.07.2018 - Location: Long Island City, Queens

Exhibitions

SAY IT LOUD: Distinguished Black Designers of NYCOBA | NOMA

The approximately 2,090 licensed African American architects in the United States represent only 2 percent of the total population of the country’s licensed architects. Moreover, the... more
Date/s: 01.26.2017 - 04.01.2017 - Location: New York, NY

Exhibitions

Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House

The Olana Partnership, in collaboration with the New York chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA-NY),... more
Date/s: 01.31.2017 - 04.22.2017 - Location: New York, NY


Exhibitions

The Chapel of the Mosquitoes: José Oubrerie architecture and paintings

José Oubrerie’s Chapel of Mosquitoes synthesizes the opposite spatial investigations of two of the architect’s most significant works: the 1986 French Cultural Center... more
Date/s: 02.03.2017 - 03.05.2017 - Location: Los Angeles