Austria honors of the Curator and Founder of the Aedes Architecture Forum in Berlin Dr. h. c. Kristin Feireiss. She has achieved widespread recognition for her high-value, continuous achievements in the field of culture.
The 15th International Architecture Exhibition takes place from 28 May to 27 November 2016. The Chilean architect Alejandro Aravena was appointed as a curator of the exhibition. He chose as title: REPORTING FROM THE FRONT.
The transformed and expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art opened to the public. Newly designed by Snøhetta a 10-story expansion seamlessly integrates with the original Mario Botta–designed building.
The Master of moderen architecture Ieoh Ming Pei can look back on 70 years full of notable architecture, more than 200 major projects on three continents plus quite a numer of awards and honorary titles.
Zaha Hadid Architects confirmed that Dame Zaha Hadid died in Miami in the early hours of 31th March 2016. She recently received the Royal Gold Medal and her dynamic architectural forms and theoretical works built her international reputation.
The Hyatt Foundation presented Alejandro Aravena of Chile with the 2016 Pritzker Architecture Prize. Aravena practices architecture as an artful endeavor and epitomizes the revival of a more socially engaged architect.
Passive House building standard provides maximum efficiency. With intelligent architecture, considerable energy savings are possible in every climate. Now the latest examples of this stand in Greece and Turkey.
The China International Exchange Committee for Tall Buildings (CITAB) and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) announced the award recipients for the inaugural CITAB-CTBUH 2016 China Tall Building Awards.