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    ARCHITECTURAL PERFORMANCES?

    A recent symposium entitled "Performative Architecture: Instrumentality Plus?" at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia was, understandably, focused on defining "performative." An international collection of architects, engineers, designers, and academics grappled with the question, each (seemingly like the blind men of ancient lore) sizing up the "elephant" by grasping a different part.

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    BEST OF THE NORTHWEST

    One of the most diverse regional chapters of the American Institute of Architects has recently announced its annual and diverse design awards. In traditions of the Northwest Style and of the Far East, these projects represent a respect for craft and sensitivity to their environment.

    Nine projects received Awards of Honor. Of these, three went to projects previously reported in ArchitectureWeek. These include

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    HERZOG AND DE MEURON STIRLING PRIZE

    On October 12, the Royal Institute of British Architects announced the 2003 winner of the coveted Stirling Prize. This year's honor went to Swiss architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron for Laban, a center for contemporary dance in the London suburb of Deptford.

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