“Nobel Prize” Best Match
Bob Dylan, Flaneur
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Yesterday, the Swedish Academy awarded Bob Dylan the Nobel Prize for Literature in recognition of, “having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”. While flaneurs may not...
The Accessible City for Everyone
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...her team’s proposal, MAPALL, won 2nd prize overall and 1st prize as the Community People’s Choice Award. In this article, she describes her team’s entry. Congrats Meriem! Architecture goes beyond...
Learning is a Two-way Street
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After the international SchoolsNEXT Design Competition was held recently in Philadelphia, a group of Lake Oswego junior high schoolers came home with some extra luggage: the grand prize. That was...
How An Amazon HQ Could Change a City
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...will lose, and not just because all but one place will come away without the grand prize. Many elected officials and economic development professionals will work tirelessly over the upcoming...
IBI One of Four Finalists in #DriverlessFutureNYC
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 06 / 30 / ibi-group-one-of-four-finalists-in-nyc-driverless-future-competition
...“shark tank” for designers and innovators. The event will be streamed live, and the winning team will receive a $2,500 cash prize. IBI Group’s concept, sAVe, is a multi-modal ridesharing...Tags: Mobility, technology
Great Books for Architects, Urbanists & Engineers
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...Architectural Book Award selection. This year, 10 winners were selected for recognition by the world’s only architecture-specific book prize. Ranging from African modernism to cross-sections of 62 20th century buildings,...
IBI Group’s Construction Cup Tops Fundraising Goal for Charity
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 09 / 12 / ibi-groups-construction-cup-tops-fundraising-goal-for-charity
...the construction industry.” IBI UK offices raised just under £300 from prize draw ticket sales, and the tournament was supported by London, Brighton and Rochdale staff including: Studio Principals, Justin...
Does a “Most Livable City” Ranking Matter?
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...As a Guardian article puts it, this ranking rewards the “safe and clean” cities. Or as CityLab puts it, “Livability rankings value cities that don’t “feel” like cities. They prize...