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Building Community Matters: A Young Architect Reflects on the Risks + Rewards of Starting His Own Firm

Why Building Your Community is Essential For Starting Your Own Firm By Beau Frail, AIA, RID, NCARB Editor’s Note: Beau Frail, AIA, RID, NCARB is the Principal Architect of Activate Architecture, a design firm based in Austin, TX, that collaborates…
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The Architectural League of New York’s Annual Beaux Arts Ball Wowed Architects + Designers with “Ceiling Unlimited” Installation

Wave-Themed 2019 Beaux Arts Ball Makes a Splash at Brooklyn Navy Yard

The Architectural League of New York’s Annual Beaux Arts Ball Wowed Guests with “Ceiling Unlimited” Installation By Zoë Zellers Dubbed by industry insiders as “the Met Ball for architects,” the Architectural League of New York’s 2019 Beaux Arts Ball transformed…
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Humanhattan 2050: A Vision for a Resilient Manhattan, Presented at the Venice Architecture Biennale

Architect Bjarke Ingels on Artists Speaking on Behalf of the Future + His Design for a Resilient Manhattan

Humanhattan 2050: A Vision for a Resilient Manhattan, Presented at the Venice Architecture Biennale By Zoë Zellers Coverage of the Venice Architecture Biennale Presented in Partnership with Architectural Record “As an artist you actually have to be able to speak…
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Hunter Douglas Architectural Window Shade Components Transformed into Fashion at IIDA's Stitch

Hunter Douglas Architectural Window Shade Components Transformed into Award-Winning Fashion at IIDA Stitch Runway Show

Unispace designers partner with Hunter Douglas Architectural to create a surreal fashion ensemble made of window shade elements By Zoë Zellers A team of designers from Unispace collaborated with Hunter Douglas Architectural to transform window shade components into a stunning,…
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Take an architectural tour of Palm Springs ahead of Modernism Week.

The Epicenter of Modern Design: Explore Palm Springs’ Midcentury Architecture Gems

Out + About in Palm Springs, the Mecca of Midcentury Cool Zoë Zellers Mark your calendars – from February 14-24, 2019, designers, architects and midcentury culture aficionados will gather to celebrate California’s annual Palm Springs Modernism Week. The action-packed event...
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League Prize winner Anya Sirota investigates music, culture and history in Detroit to design spaces that are charged with dynamic programs for the public.

How a Detroit Shoeshine’s Speakeasy, Where Aretha Franklin Once Performed, Inspired an Architect’s Push for Urban Regeneration

Spotlight on Anya Sirota, the League Prize Winner Who Investigates Culture + Responds with Design Charged with Dynamic Programming This is part five of a series of exclusive conversations with this year’s Architectural League Prize winners. Hunter Douglas Architectural is thrilled to support...
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Architectural League Prize winners, Gabriel Cuéllar and Athar Mufreh, of Cadaster

What’s in a Name? Cadaster Explains: Spotlight on 2018’s Architectural League Prize Winners

Partners in work + love, Gabriel Cuéllar + Athar Mufreh, focus on architecture + property ownership in winning exhibit This is part four of a series of exclusive conversations with this year’s Architectural League Prize winners. Hunter Douglas Architectural is thrilled...
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League Prize Winner Explains Themes of Postcard Rack of Design Projects by Firm Coryn Kempster + Julia Jamrozik

League Prize Winner Explains Themes of Postcard Rack of Design Projects by Firm Coryn Kempster + Julia Jamrozik

Coryn Kempster used the Architectural League Prize competition's prompt to address the “Objective” within the portfolio of Coryn Kempster + Julia Jamrozik’s firm This is part three of a series of exclusive conversations with this year’s Architectural League Prize winners. Hunter...
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Girl UNinterrupted was invited to share the results of a survey of emerging architects and designers at the Women in Design + Construction Conference.

Glass Ceiling-Breaking + Bonding: Key Themes from the Women in Design + Construction Conference

Girl UNinterrpted’s co-founders share key insights from WID+C By Zhanina Boyadzhieva + Juliet Chun, Co-Founders of Girl UNinterrupted Project Zhanina Boyadzhieva, Associate AIA, and Juliet Chun, AIA, are based out of Leers Weinzapfel Associates in Boston, and have recently been…
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DCBIA Community Improvement Day’s wide range of AEC volunteers a ‘testament’ to truly ‘partnered design’

Collaboration Drives Community Design-Build: Volunteers Update DC Neighborhood’s Favorite Soccer Field

DCBIA Community Improvement Day's wide range of AEC volunteers a ‘testament’ to truly ‘partnered design’ By Stephen Parker, AIA NCARB LEED AP BD+C, Architect + Planner, SmithGroup Editor’s Note: Architect and planner Stephen Parker, AIA NCARB LEED AP BD+C, based out...
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