Page D1 . 02 May 2012       
ArchitectureWeek - Design Department
HOME   |   DESIGN   |   CONTEXT   |   CULTURE   |   TECHNOLOGY   |   SEARCH
< Prev Page Next Page >
 
DESIGN
 
  •  
  • Green Top Ten - Office Buildings

     

    AND MORE
      Current Contents
      People & Places
      Blog Center
      Book Center
      Download Center
      New Products
      Products Guide
      Classic Home
      Calendar
      Competitions
      Conferences
      Events & Exhibits
      Architecture Forum
      Architects Directory
      Topics Library
      Complete Archive
      Web Directory
      About ArchWeek
      Search
      Subscribe & Contribute
      Free Newsletters
       

     
    QUIZ
     
    NEXT WEEK


    DESIGN THIS WEEK

    Article Image

    GREEN TOP TEN - OFFICE BUILDINGS

    When Perkins + Will recently sought to move its Atlanta offices, the firm wanted the new facility to serve as a case study for sustainable design. So, the multidisciplinary design firm purchased a 1986 office building across from the High Museum, and reconfigured it while retaining much of the structure, and improving the energy-using systems.

    The renovated six-story, 79,000-square-foot (7,300-square-meter) building at 1315 Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta meets the 2030 Challenge and recently earned LEED Platinum certification.

    Continue...

    More Architecture and Design

    Article Image

    HOKI MUSEUM BY NIKKEN SEKKEI

    When we are astonished by a building, it is often because we don't fully understand it. In such a case, we strive to close the gap between what we see and what we already know of architecture.

    Continue...

    Architecture and Design News Online

    PROFILE: Australia House Design Competition Winner Andrew Burns — Architecture & Design (Australia), 2012.0504

    William Lam, 87; Architect Made Lighting Part of Design — Boston Globe, 2012.0504

    U.K. Architectural Association Implicated in Accounting Scam — BD (Registration required), 2012.0504

    Brutalist Building, Damaged, Gets Reprieve — New York Times, 2012.0503

    Finalists Announced for Belle/Coco Republic Interior Design Awards — Architecture & Design, 2012.0501

    UCB Okanagan Buildings Receive Five Green Globes Awards — Canadian Architect, 2012.0430

    Architect of Sydney's Museum of Contemporary Art to Respond to Critics — Architecture & Design, 2012.0430

    The Darling in Sydney Wins Best New Hotel Design at Asia-Pacific International Hotel Awards — Architecture & Design, 2012.0430

    AIA San Francisco announces 2012 Architecture Awards — San Francisco Chronicle, 2012.0427

    RMJM Star Architect Exits Firm — BD (Registration required), 2012.0426

    People and Places 2012.0425 — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0425

    Olympic Velodrome Wins Prize at Design of the Year Awards — Building Design (registration required), 2012.0425

    Ontario Association of Architects Awards Honour Design, Innovation — Daily Commercial News, 2012.0424

    RAIC Announces Lola Sheppard as 2012 Young Architect Award Recipient — Canadian Architect, 2012.0424

    WAN Awards Announces Its Leading Architects of the Future — Architecture & Design, 2012.0424

    Seoul Chooses Design for Yongsan Park — Wall Street Journal, 2012.0424

    Herzog & de Meuron Completes First Phase of Tate Modern Extension — BD (Registration required), 2012.0424

    Architects Group Honor Best in Design — Richmond Times-Dispatch, 2012.0423

    IDX Acquires RealLead, a Real-Time Lead Capture Solution for Realtors — IDX News Press Release, 2012.0423

    Planning New York's Next Iconic Building — Wall Street Journal, 2012.0423

    Hannah Lawson Crowned AJ Emerging Woman Architect of the Year — Architect's Journal, 2012.0420

    Foreclosure Protection Offered to Hawaii Storm Victims — HUD Press Release, 2012.0419

    Williams Tsien Will Design Hood Museum Expansion Project at Dartmouth — Gallerist NY, 2012.0419

    People and Places 2012.0418 — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0418

    People and Places 2012.0418 — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0418

    RMJM's Finance Director Quits as Staff Exodus Hits Top Brass — Building Design (registration required), 2012.0417

    David Chipperfield Architects and Sanaa Shortlisted for Menil Drawing Institute — Building Design (registration required), 2012.0417

    Emmen Theatre and Zoo Competition Won by Henning Larsen and Van Der Berg Group — World Architecture News, 2012.0417

    Woods Bagot Designs New Airport City in China — Architecture & Design, 2012.0416

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

    Architecture and Design Around the Web

    Pianola Roll Call Strikes a Chord — The Age, 2012.0504

    FAT Collective's Riverside One — Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0504

    Ab Prefab — Weekend Australian, 2012.0502

    Workplace Makeover: NBBJ's Gates Foundation in Seattle — Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0502

    Interview with Tadao Ando — Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0501

    Does Bolder and Brighter Equal Better? — DesignBuild Source, 2012.0501

    A Newly-Opened State Headquarters Turns Heads in Raleigh. — Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0430

    Centre for Brain Health Design Unveiled — Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0430

    Wavy Brick Mulberry House Back to Life on Houston Street — New York Times, 2012.0430

    North Vancouver Home Renovated and Updated — Vancouver Sun, 2012.0430

    A Ballpark That May Be Louder Than the Fans — New York Times, 2012.0428

    Architect Finds Challenge in Designing His Own Getaway with a Rooftop Pool — Washington Post, 2012.0427

    Ottawa's Tall Buildings 'Underachieve,' Planning Summit Hears — Ottawa Citizen, 2012.0427

    Give Me Space! 24 Compact Innovations for More Elbow Room — WebUrbanist, 2012.0427

    Abramovich Partner Zhukova Shows Koolhaas Gallery Plans — Bloomberg, 2012.0427

    Architecture IsníT Dead. . . Yet — Toronto Star, 2012.0427

    A Toronto Condo Aims at a Maturing Client — Globe and Mail, 2012.0426

    Metro Douses Expectations on Union Station Project — Chicago Tribune, 2012.0426

    Townhouse Makes a Splash, Top to Bottom — Wall Street Journal, 2012.0425

    Higher Learning: Roosevelt's New Tower Adds Sizzle to Chicago's Skyline, but Can It Build a Campus in the Sky? — Chicago Tribune, 2012.0425

    Hoki Museum by Nikken Sekkei — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0425

    AIA Selects the 2012 COTE Top Ten Green Projects — ArchDaily, 2012.0424

    Herzog & de Meuron Completes First Phase of Tate Modern Extension — Building Design (registration required), 2012.0424

    Under the Moonlight House by Giovanni D'Ambrosio Architecture — Contemporist, 2012.0424

    Sales of New U.S. Homes Probably Climbed in March — Bloomberg, 2012.0423

    Shigeru Ban's Architecture — Stuff, 2012.0420

    Zero-Energy House by Evergreen Homes — Mother Nature Network, 2012.0419

    University of Chicago Opens Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts — Time Out Chicago, 2012.0419

    Aia in Boston: New Neighborhood, New Draw — Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0418

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

    Library : more Contemporary Design and Architect Articles

    Design Last Week

    Design Department Archive

    Special thanks to our Sustaining Subscribers.
     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments
    ARCHWEEK  |  GREAT BUILDINGS  |  ARCHIPLANET  |  DISCUSSION  |  BOOKS  |  BLOGS  |  SEARCH
    http://www.ArchWeek.com/design.html
    © 2012 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved