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Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson chosen to redesign MLK Library in D.C.

Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Alas! The winning team to renovate the historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library has been selected. That team would be Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson, who won over notable finalists Patkau + Ayers Saint Gross and STUDIOS + Freelon. Here's a…

Top three teams prep for final design presentation of MLK Library renovation

Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
The historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington D.C. is one step closer to finding the architectural team for its major renovation project -- and competition is stiff. After recently submitting their proposals, the three remaining finalist teams have had their design ideas publicly displayed…

Shortlist for D.C.‘s MLK Library renovation narrowed down to 3 teams

Posted: Monday, December 30, 2013
Three finalist teams have advanced into the last round of the search for an architect to renovate — or possibly redesign — Washington D.C.'s Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. Back in October, the competition had already narrowed down the list of applicants to 10 teams…

GO Design’s winning proposal for the Billy Taylor Challenge

Posted: Saturday, November 23, 2013
GO Design, a London-based studio founded by architect Go Sugimoto, sent us their proposal for the Billy Taylor Challenge that they recently won. The competition challenged participants to design a renovation plan for the former house of Billy Taylor, an influential mentor figure for the…

Ten firms chosen for second stage of MLK Jr. Memorial Library renovation search

Posted: Tuesday, November 05, 2013
The search to find the architect team to help redesign the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library continues as the competition narrowed down from 26 firms to 10 last month. These 10 teams were invited to create technical proposals on how they would approach renovating the Mies…

The New Rijksmuseum by Cruz y Ortiz wins Dutch Abe Bonnema Architecture Award 2013

Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Spanish architects Antonio Cruz and Antonio Ortiz of Cruz y Ortiz Arquitectos have been presented the Abe Bonnema Architecture Award for their outstanding renovation of Amsterdam's historic Rijksmuseum. The prestigious Dutch award is granted biannually to an architect that designed a building of 'remarkable high…

Olson Kundig Architects’ renovations for Tacoma Art Museum to begin in late October

Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Olson Kundig Architects' renovation project for the Tacoma Art Museum in Washington is set to begin later this month. The 78-year-old institution held a non-traditional, barn-raising-style groundbreaking celebration on Sept. 6 with over 300 attendees. The 16,000 sq.foot project consists of a new wing…

J. Mayer H. Completes Schlump One in Hamburg

Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2012
J. Mayer H. Architekten has completed the "Schlump One" project in Hamburg, Germany. The architects took on an administrative building originally built in the 1950s and gave it the curvy JMH trademark update.

Winners of Changing the Face 2011 - Pushkinsky Theater Competition

Posted: Monday, June 27, 2011
Winners have recently been announced of "Changing the Face – Moscow 2011," an international ideas competition aiming at redesigning the facade of the famous Pushkinsky movie theater in Moscow, Russia. The Pushkinsky is located at Pushkin Square, one of Moscow's most popular spots, and was built in 1961 to…


Posted: Tuesday, January 05, 2010
Paris-based Mikou Design Studio has recently won the competition for the renovation of the Bateay Feu Theater in Dunkirk in the northernmost tip of France. The theater’s program foresees a big concert hall with seating for 500, a black box theater space, foyer, cafeteria, loges, practice…

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