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Friday 18 January, 2013

Proposals Unveiled for Kent State’s new Architecture College

Yesterday, the shortlisted teams for Kent State University’s new, $40 million College of Architecture and Environmental Design pitched their designs to the Kent community. From “simple and functional to splendidly provocative”, these proposals offer a range of innovative solutions that will satisfy Kent’s mission to create a modern campus that provides an outstanding academic experience and enriches […]


Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Shortlist announced for Kent State’s New Architecture Building

Kent State University has selected four national teams to compete in the final round of an international competition to design a new College of Architecture and Environmental Design building on the university’s new esplanade. The planned facility is part of the university’s campus transformation, called “Foundations of Excellence: Building the Future,” which involves the construction […]


Monday 19 November, 2012

Shortlist announced for Kent State’s New Architecture Building

Kent State University has selected four national teams to compete in the final round of an international competition to design a new College of Architecture and Environmental Design building on the university’s new esplanade. The planned facility is part of the university’s campus transformation, called “Foundations of Excellence: Building the Future,” which involves the construction […]


Saturday 31 March, 2012

Universidad del Istmo Master Plan and Implementation / Sasaki Associates

Courtesy of Sasaki Associates The new campus of Universidad del Isthmo is located on a beautiful hillside in the rapidly growing community of Santa Isabel near Guatemala City, Guatemala. Sasaki Associates designed the 49-hectare site, and the first phase of the plan, which consists of the heart of campus, is currently undergoing implementation. The university aims […]


Friday 30 March, 2012

Universidad del Istmo Master Plan and Implementation / Sasaki Associates

Courtesy of Sasaki Associates The new campus of Universidad del Isthmo is located on a beautiful hillside in the rapidly growing community of Santa Isabel near Guatemala City, Guatemala. Sasaki Associates designed the 49-hectare site, and the first phase of the plan, which consists of the heart of campus, is currently undergoing implementation. The university aims […]


Friday 20 January, 2012

Greenland Group Suzhou Center by SOM

American architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill have won a competition to design a skyscraper for China with proposals that incoprorate a 30-storey-high opening window.


Wednesday 18 January, 2012

SOM Chicago wins competition to design the Wujiang Greenland Tower

© SOM | MIR The Chicago office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) has announced their victory in an international competition to design the Greenland Group Suzhou Center in Wujiang, China. The 358-meter tower’s efficient split-core configuration demands a double-take, as the “curved, tapered form unifies the office, hotel and residential uses within a […]