Page C1 . 05 May 2010       
ArchitectureWeek - Culture Department
NEWS   |   DESIGN   |   BUILDING   |   DESIGN TOOLS   |   ENVIRONMENT   |   CULTURE
< Prev Page Next Page >
 
CULTURE
 
  •  
  • Peter Bohlin - AIA Gold Medal
     
  •  
  • Confessions of an Architectural Journalist

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]
    AND MORE
      Current Contents
      Blog Center
      Download Center
      New Products
      Products Guide
      Classic Home
      Architecture Forum
      Architects Directory
      Topics Library
      Complete Archive
      Web Directory
      About ArchWeek
      Search
      Subscribe & Contribute
      Free Newsletters
       

     
    QUIZ
     
    NEXT WEEK

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]

    CULTURE THIS WEEK

    Article Image

    PETER BOHLIN - AIA GOLD MEDAL

    On New York's Fifth Avenue, people approach the Apple Store's glass cube, often first walk around it, then enter and descend by the glass stairs to the below-ground showroom. This store is not only the icon for Apple Inc., but also an exemplar of the architecture of Peter Bohlin: it is an original statement, powerful yet minimalist, that enhances its surroundings and respects the human scale while creating an invigorating sense of movement, pulling in shoppers and spectators in staggering numbers, 24 hours a day.

    Continue...

    Article Image

    CONFESSIONS OF AN ARCHITECTURAL JOURNALIST

    Hiroshi Nakamura is an affable, easygoing guy — so much so that he even lay down on the carpet to help me and a colleague to get the right picture for a previous article.

    Also, I think it's fair to say that he's going places as an architect. He certainly has the right background: five years with Kengo Kuma & Associates, a number of awards, and still only 35 years old. Plus, his architectural oeuvre seems to be cannily in step with the present-day ecological zeitgeist.

    Continue...

    More Building Culture

    Berlin Exhibition Explores Nazi Terror — Bloomberg, 2010.0507

    The Memorial Coliseum and the Rose Quarter Development Project — Oregonian, 2010.0504

    What about Fan and Fred Reform? — Wall Street Journal, 2010.0504

    I Design 7-Star Hotels Full of Gold, but Prefer My Minimalist Pad — Mail Online, 2010.0503

    By the Architects, for the People: A Trend for the 2010s — New York Times, 2010.0503

    The 'House of Apache Fires' at Red Rock State Park — , 2010.0502

    Development Patterns Linked to Recovery — San Diego Union-Tribune, 2010.0502

    Demolition Doesn't Erase Reality — Irish Times, 2010.0501

    Housing Won't Be Derailed by End of U.S. Tax Credit, Agents Say — Bloomberg, 2010.0501

    A Westchester Home with Deep Views — Wall Street Journal, 2010.0501

    GDP Report: Last Year's Rise in New Home Building Was Just a Blip — Christian Science Monitor, 2010.0430

    Good Neighborhoods Trump Green Tech — Washington Post, 2010.0430

    Austrian Architect Affirmed the Kid in All of Us — Toronto Star, 2010.0430

    Ghost Estates Testify to Irish Boom and Bust — BBC, 2010.0430

    Oakland Museum's Demure Visage Gets a Face-Lift — San Francisco Chronicle, 2010.0430

    Rating the Architecture That Frames Downtown St. Petersburg's Waterfront Park — St. Petersburg Times, 2010.0430

    Architecture: Comparing Paul Philippe Cret and John Carl Warnecke — Washington Post, 2010.0429

    Architecture's Ever-Optimistic Daniel Libeskind — Business Week, 2010.0429

    Hard Times for Star Architects — Business Week, 2010.0429

    Homebuilders Have a New Mantra: Small Will Sell — New Jersey Business News, 2010.0428

    An Old-Age Home All Your Own — New York Times, 2010.0428

    What the Walls Would Say — New York Times, 2010.0428

    Family in Residence, Artist Included — New York Times, 2010.0428

    Daniel Libeskind — New York Times, 2010.0428

    Tate Modern: A Symbol of Britain as It Would Like to Be — Telegraph, 2010.0428

    Southwest Neighborhood in D.C. Takes a Turn for the Better — Washington Post, 2010.0427

    A Home to Be Treasured — Aucklander, 2010.0427

    Old Beijing Disappearing under the Steamroller of Modernization — CNN World, 2010.0426

    5 Key Steps to Buying Your First Home, Tax Credit or No — USA Today, 2010.0426

    Eight Signs of a Real Estate Rebound — Forbes, 2010.0423

    Note: Pages will open in a new browser window
    External sites are not endorsed by ArchitectureWeek.

    Library : more Culture and History and Practice Articles

    Culture Last Week

    Culture Department Archive

     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Special thanks to our sustaining subscribers, including Building Design UK, Building Design News UK, and Building Design Tenders UK, and offering bathroom vanities.

    Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments
    ARCHWEEK  |  GREAT BUILDINGS  |  ARCHIPLANET  |  DISCUSSION  |  BOOKS  |  BLOGS  |  SEARCH
    http://www.ArchWeek.com/culture.html
    © 2010 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved