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Steven Holl Architects

Visual Arts Building, University of Iowa

Works21. October 2016
By: Steven Holl Architects
Iowa City Iowa, USA - 2016
Photo: Iwan Baan
The new Visual Arts facility for the University of Iowa's School of Art and Art History provides 126,000 sf of loft-like space for all visual arts media, from ancient metalsmithing techniques to the most advanced virtual reality technologies.

'Are We Human' Opens to the Public

Headlines21. October 2016
By: John Hill
Beatriz Colomina and Mark Wigley (Photo: Courtesy of the 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial)
The 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial, ARE WE HUMAN?: The Design of the Species: 2 seconds, 2 days, 2 years,200 years, 200,000 years, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts and curated by Beatriz Colomina and Mark Wigley opens tomorrow.
k20 Architecture

Port Melbourne Football Club Sporting and Community Facility

Works20. October 2016
By: k20 Architecture
Victoria, Australia - 2015
Photo: Peter Bennetts, © k20 Architecture
Port Melbourne Football Club (PMFC) has a proud history spanning 140 years, which makes it one of the oldest sporting clubs in Australia.

Grace Farms Wins MCHAP 2014-15

Headlines20. October 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Dean Kaufmann
SANAA's River Building, which snakes its way across the landscape of New Canaan, Connecticut, has won the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) that is given out every two years by the Illinois Institute of Architecture (IIT).

YTAA Finalists Announced

Headlines20. October 2016
By: John Hill
Image: World-Architects
The Fundació Mies van der Rohe and Creative Europe have announced the nine finalists, culled from thirty shortlisted projects, competing for the inaugural Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA). Three winners will be announced at a ceremony in Venice on 28 October 2016.
A*PT Architecture: Mariners Harbor Library, Staten Island (Photo: Naho Kubota)
The New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) has announced the 26 architecture and design firms that will participate in the city's Design and Construction Excellence 2.0 Program, the fifth round overall since the program began in 2005.

Az W's 'I ♥ ARCHITECTURE' Winners

Found19. October 2016
By: John Hill
1st Place: John Fraser, Untitled, Birmingham, Great Britain, April 2016
Architekturzentrum Wien's Photo Award 2016, which goes under the motto "I LOVE ARCHITECTURE," sought photographs of buildings completed within the last fifty years. A jury selected ten winners that are featured here.

What Will Montparnasse Be Tomorrow?

Headlines18. October 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Seven firms have been selected for the second round of the Demain Montparnasse competition, which strives to give a new identity to Tour Montparnasse, the much-detested Parisian skyscraper.

Ruhr West University

Works18. October 2016
Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany - 2016
Photo: Christa Lachenmaier © HPP/ASTOC
The campus of Hochschule Ruhr West (HRW) - University of Applied Sciences in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, was opened recently by Hannelore Kraft, State Prime Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia. HRW is part of a nationwide development of new universities.

LEAF Awards 2016 Winners

Headlines18. October 2016
By: John Hill
Best Facade and Overall Winner: Ian Ritchie Architects Ltd., Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour at UCL (All photos courtesy of LEAF Awards)
LEAF International has announced the winners of the 13th annual LEAF Awards, which "recognizes innovative architectural design projects and celebrates excellence in building design on an international basis."