Archined RSS Feed Archined RSS Feed Wed, 10 Sep 2014 06:24:36 GMT OMA appoints four new partners The Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) announce that four male architects, Chris van Duijn, Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli, Jason Long and Michael Kokora, have joined the OMA partnership. kort nieuws Wed, 10 Sep 2014 06:24:36 GMT Frequently-asked questions about work experience What are your rights as a just graduated architect in the Netherlands? What if a graduate architect signs a work-placement contract of his or her own free will? Answers to these and other important questions can be found on the website of Stichting Fonds Architectenbureau kort nieuws Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:26:28 GMT New collectivities Since its foundation in 1991, MVRDV has researched ways of adding collective spaces, publicly accessible or not, to its residential buildings. This quest has broadened to include the addition of new collectivities. opinie Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:15:28 GMT TOPOS landscape award 2014 goes to LOLA landscape architects The Topos Landscape Award 2014 will be presented to landscape architects LOLA (Lost Landscapes) from Rotterdam, the Netherlands. LOLA researches and designs the never ending development of the landscape, city as well as countryside. kort nieuws Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:23:26 GMT <![CDATA[ArchiNed TV: Koolhaas & Lagos]]> Lagos Wide and Close, an interactive journey into an exploding city by Bregtje van der Haak is online. This documentary made in 2005 is a spin-off from a documentary Van der Haak shoot in 2002 about Rem Koolhaas and his Lagos project. The...]]> nieuws Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:58:23 GMT The Openheid State From closed to open society in Cape Town It is hard to conceive of a country where contemporary city planning has had a more negative impact on society than in South Africa. In this country, the ‘makeable’ world and social engineering were so ‘successful’ thanks to the apartheid regime that the potential of city planning to shape society... opinie Mon, 04 Aug 2014 06:35:01 GMT ArchiTV: Kowloon Walled City (Hong Kong) Je het housing estates en je hebt housing estates in Hong Kong. Kowloon Walled City is een geklonterende stad, waar gewoond, gewerkt en gespeeld wordt; 33.000 mensen samengeperst op een kwart kilometer. Hugo Portisch maakte er in 1988 een fascinerende documentaire over. nieuws Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:45:25 GMT The dull city creates social distance The housing estates in Hong Kong once laid the foundation for a relative open society that offered plenty of opportunity for social mobility. More than fifty years later, these public estates are more of an obstacle to the emancipation of population groups, and the public and private housing... opinie Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:10:41 GMT ‘The Open Society and its emergencies’ Theses on Urbanity in the Age of Disaster Open: A Bakema Celebration. This presentation is a critical reflection on the work and research developed by Jaap Bakema (1914–1981) concerning the idea of an open society. During the Biennale ArchiNed is taking the...]]> opinie Mon, 02 Jun 2014 06:12:39 GMT How Social is Dutch Architecture? Double Dutch Bernard Hulsman1 characterizes architecture in the Netherlands from 1985 as a belated victory march of postmodernism. By predominantly interpreting this period in a fashionable and stylistic sense, Hulsman distracts, according to Thomas...]]> opinie Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV: The Fountainhead nieuws Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:30:17 GMT Encountering Atmospheres: A Reflection on the Concept of Atmosphere in the Work of Juhani Pallasmaa and Peter Zumthor OASE 91 Building Atmosphere is about atmosphere as the core theme of architecture and is guest edited by renowned Swiss architect Peter Zumthor and Finnish architect Juhani Pallasmaa. They have identified atmosphere as the core theme of architecture, each in his own way. Gernot Böhme...]]> nieuws Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:16:26 GMT Casanova+Hernandez wins competition Marubi National Photomuseum, Albania ]]> kort nieuws Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:03:13 GMT Architecture as good cause Volume: Architecture of Peace, and The Shape of Law! That would be my positive advice to (young) designers in search of social relevance.]]> recensies Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV - Pruitt Igoe In 1982 Godfrey Reggio made the film Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance. One chapter is titled Pruitt Igoe and shows images of this illustrious social housing complex in St. Louis (USA). The first residents moved in in 1954, mid seventies a large part of the project was demolished. Philip Glass... nieuws Tue, 08 Apr 2014 09:11:38 GMT <![CDATA[OMA wins competition to design Axel Springer's new media centre in Berlin]]> kort nieuws Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:58:59 GMT Mecanoo wins MLK Library Washington D.C. D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray announced today the design team Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson is chosen to revitalize the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. The MLK Library, completed in 1972, is designed by Mies van der Rohe and honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. kort nieuws Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:09:27 GMT Francine Houben UK Woman Architect 2014 On 7 February Francine Houben was named Woman Architect of the Year 2014 in the UK. The award, given by Architects Journal, honors design excellence and strong leadership among women in architecture. kort nieuws Mon, 10 Feb 2014 08:53:55 GMT NEXT architects wins competition Meixi Lake Bridge NEXT architects is awarded a first prize in an international competition for a pedestrian bridge over the Meixi Lake in China. kort nieuws Wed, 20 Nov 2013 09:35:41 GMT Videoregistratie Critics Night For those who missed Critics Night about the future of criticism. kort nieuws Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:31:38 GMT SeARCH wins urban competition in Stockholm SeARCH has won the invited, international competition for the urban renewal of Marievik in Stockholm. kort nieuws Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:53:22 GMT Critics Night with Sam Jacob, Eric Kluitenberg, Edwin Gardner, Marit Overbeek and Levien Nordeman ‘How can culture exist in a stream of Photoshopped incontinence?’ That was the rhetorical question in Sam Jacob’s column for e-zine Dezeen. During the Critics Night Sam Jacob, Eric Kluitenberg, Edwin Gardner, Marit Overbeek and Levien Nordeman will discuss the future of criticism. kort nieuws Mon, 14 Oct 2013 11:49:05 GMT Shortlist announced for July 22 Memorial Sites Eight international candidates have been selected for the second phase of the international competition to design two national public art memorial sites to commemorate the 2011 terror attacks in Oslo and on the island of Utøya. Among the selected candidates is the architect Kunlé Adeyemi from NLÉ,... kort nieuws Thu, 10 Oct 2013 11:51:33 GMT Izabela Cichonska, Nathan de Groot, Lindsay Harkema and Ondrej Janku win Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2013 Vision Competition A team of young architects and urbanists – Izabela Cichonska, Nathan de Groot, Lindsay Harkema and Ondrej Janku – has been awarded first place in the Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2013 Vision Competition, Recycling Socialism. kort nieuws Wed, 18 Sep 2013 09:40:08 GMT Atelier Kempe Thill / BBZ win competition in Swiss Atelier Kempe Thill in collaboration with BBZ landscape architects has recently won the invited international competition for the revitalization / development of Kappel Monastery near Zürich / Switzerland, a protected historical monumental complex that today serves as a seminar hotel and... kort nieuws Thu, 29 Aug 2013 14:23:10 GMT Wiel Arets Architects win competition in Züric The winning entry is an integral component of ‘Europaallee’, a currently emerging district adjacent to Zürich’s central train station. A plinth of retail programming anchors the project to its site, while its upper volumes consist of flexible office spaces that, due to their shallow depth and... kort nieuws Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:41:16 GMT OMA appointed to masterplan the Bogotá Centro Administrativo Nacional (CAN) kort nieuws Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:34:12 GMT Ten Design Teams Selected for Rebuild by Design Competition kort nieuws Mon, 12 Aug 2013 08:42:43 GMT OMA New York Wins Major Design Competitions in Miami Beach and Santa Monica The City of Miami Beach has announced that South Beach ACE – a team including OMA, Tishman Realty and UIA Management – is the winner of the Miami Beach Convention Center redevelopment competition. kort nieuws Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:22:12 GMT Wednesday afternoon film: Infinite Space, the architecture of John Lautner nieuws Wed, 17 Jul 2013 08:05:06 GMT KCAP selected for Masterplan Development at Dublin Airport kort nieuws Mon, 15 Jul 2013 13:27:32 GMT <![CDATA[Erik Rietveld introduces 'The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces']]> The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces by William Whyte during a screening at Non-Fiction Film in Amsterdam. For those who couldn’t make it, here’s an...]]> nieuws Tue, 09 Jul 2013 11:24:06 GMT Wednesday late afternoon film: De Drager Sonja Lüthi en Marc Schwarz made a documentary about architect John Habraken, his vision, his mission, and the legacy. nieuws Wed, 03 Jul 2013 13:59:05 GMT Piet Oudolf 2x Landscapes in Landscapes: Where Design Meets Ecology (Berlage Institute, December 6...]]> reportage Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT OMA and Oscar Properties win Tors Torn competition in Stockholm OMA has won the design competition for Tors Torn in Stockholm. The project designed as the third tallest twin skyscrapers in Sweden, was selected from entries by four competing practices. kort nieuws Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:10:00 GMT The winners of the Archiprix International / Hunter Douglas Awards 2013 are.... For the 2013 edition Archiprix International received 287 projects from 76 countries. Architect, academic and a best-selling novelist Lesley Lokko and Aleksey Muratov editor-in-chief Project Russia Magazine announced the winners of Archiprix International / the Hunter Douglas Award in Moscow on... kort nieuws Sat, 25 May 2013 05:22:12 GMT Conflict and context in Schijndel. The Glass Farm by MVRDV A personal victory, a much-discussed building, and a heated debate. The Glass Farm by MVRDV opened its doors in mid-January. It took many years and plenty of words before the building was completed in the village of Schijndel in Brabant, birthplace of the architect Winy Maas. How the process... recensies Mon, 11 Feb 2013 14:35:53 GMT <![CDATA[Oscar Niemeyer 1907-2012: "Het leven is een zucht weet je, waarin je moet lachen en huilen"]]> Tien dagen voor zijn 105ste verjaardag overleed de Braziliaanse architect Oscar Niemeyer. Naar aanleiding van zijn honderdste verjaardag schreef Stijntje Blankendaal een artikel over Niemeyer. Lees ook het artikel dat zij schreef over de Copan in São Paulo, de recensie van Dirk van der Heuvels over... kort nieuws Thu, 06 Dec 2012 09:11:24 GMT ArchiTV: Live Stream Lecture José Oubrerie Donderdag 22 november vanaf 18.30 Live Stream lezing José Oubrerie, een van de laatste levende medewerkers van Le Corbusier. Eerste in een reeks van Berlage Sessions, dit keer ingebed in de workshop Architecture in a Time of Uncertainty. kort nieuws Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV: The Berlage Studios 2011-12, The Second Year reportage Wed, 14 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Kunsthal after 20 years Today it is twenty years ago that the Rotterdam Kunsthal opened its doors to the public. Without a doubt a key project in the work of OMA / Rem Koolhaas. But what can be said about the building after twenty years? Allard Jolles and Piet Vollaard, both ex-editors of the yearbook Architecture in the... nieuws Thu, 01 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ArchiTV: Yona Friedman: ' You are obliged to stay mainstream']]> Yona Friedman (1923) is one of the most visionary architects of the 20th century. His ideas on Villes Spatiale and Raft Building and his tireless propaganda for self reliance and participation still sound through in the present-day debates and practices. In this episode of ArchiTV Yona Friedman... interview Tue, 30 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Every issue of 'De Stijl' (1917-1920) online as a PDF archive]]> kort nieuws Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV Statement: The Future of Architecture Students of the Faculty of Architecture of Delft University offer their video-vision on the Future of Architecture. How do they follow up on their teachers? What went wrong is the last couple of years? Why look-at-me architecture took over from rational architecture. In short; the ideals, promises... opinie Wed, 17 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV Lecture: Michael Sorkin reportage Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT ArchiTV: Building In China 1: Guangzhou TV-Tower nieuws Wed, 03 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Continue with Cuypers. The revamped Rijksmuseum The renovation of the Rijkmuseum has provoked plenty of grumbling in recent years. It’s taken too long, it’s cost too much money, and the bike lane beneath the building must stay open. Don’t close off the bike lane. Keep that bike lane open! But at long last the hour has come: construction is... recensies Mon, 17 Sep 2012 11:00:52 GMT Maxwan wint prijs in South Harbour Helsinki Competition kort nieuws Mon, 17 Sep 2012 07:14:44 GMT Designs for Tahrir Square recensies Mon, 16 Jul 2012 10:43:08 GMT Europe without European Architecture The deSingel in Antwerp recently hosted the closing event of ‘How do we make Europe II’, a lecture series organised by the Flemish Architecture Institute (VAi), Antwerp Architects, Stroom and Artesis Hogeschool. The honour of concluding the series fell to architect, critic, researcher and novelist... nieuws Thu, 14 Jun 2012 14:15:47 GMT