Two IBA-Projects Awarded with Prize for “Human Housing”

Two projects of the International Building Exhibition IBA Hamburg were awarded the Carl-Friedrich-Fischer-prize for human housing („humanes Wohnen“): the wing buildings of the Global Neighborhood and the apartment building New Hamburg Terraces.

Both projects are presented in the final catalog of the International Building Exhibition IBA Hamburg Building the City within the City.

Two projects of the International Building Exhibition IBA Hamburg were awarded the Carl-Friedrich-Fischer-prize for human housing („humanes Wohnen“): the wing buildings of the Global Neighborhood and the apartment building New Hamburg Terraces.

Both projects are presented in the final catalog of the International Building Exhibition IBA Hamburg Building the City within the City.

 

Norihiko Dan’s Terminal One wins 2014 Taiwan Architecture Awards

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport’s redeveloped Terminal One project is top winner of the 2014 Taiwan Architecture Awards, according to event organizer Taiwan Architect Magazine Nov. 10. Designed by Japanese architect Norihiko Dan, who bagged top prize in the same awards three years ago, the NT$2.76 billion (US$90 million) project started in 2004 and took nine years to complete. (http://taiwantoday.tw)

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport’s redeveloped Terminal One project is top winner of the 2014 Taiwan Architecture Awards, according to event organizer Taiwan Architect Magazine Nov. 10. Designed by Japanese architect Norihiko Dan, who bagged top prize in the same awards three years ago, the NT$2.76 billion (US$90 million) project started in 2004 and took nine years to complete. (http://taiwantoday.tw)

 

The Acoustic City – Website

Now online: theacousticcity.com, website for the publication The Acoustic City by editors Matthew Gandy and B.J. Nilsen. The book documents the relation between sounds and the city, comprising five sections: urban soundscapes, acoustic flânerie, acoustic ecologies, and  the politics of noise. It is accompanied by a specially commissioned CD, which features soundscapes from various cities.

The website contains updated news and sound examples from the CD.

Now online: theacousticcity.com, website for the publication The Acoustic City by editors Matthew Gandy and B.J. Nilsen. The book documents the relation between sounds and the city, comprising five sections: urban soundscapes, acoustic flânerie, acoustic ecologies, and  the politics of noise. It is accompanied by a specially commissioned CD, which features soundscapes from various cities.

The website contains updated news and sound examples from the CD.

 

Golden Lion of the 14th Architecture Biennale in Venice

Phyllis Lambert has been chosen to be the recipient of the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement of the 14th Architecture Biennale in Venice 2014! The Golden Lion will be officially awarded to Phyllis Lambert on Saturday June 7th, 2014 – 11 a.m. in the Giardini, during the opening and award ceremony of the Biennale. Recipients of last years were in 2012 Álvaro Liza, 2010 Rem Koolhaas, and 2008 Frank O. Gehry.

The photographer Ingrid von Kruse has portrayed the now 87-year-old Lambert in her book Eminent Architects (2012).

Phyllis Lambert has been chosen to be the recipient of the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement of the 14th Architecture Biennale in Venice 2014! The Golden Lion will be officially awarded to Phyllis Lambert on Saturday June 7th, 2014 – 11 a.m. in the Giardini, during the opening and award ceremony of the Biennale. Recipients of last years were in 2012 Álvaro Liza, 2010 Rem Koolhaas, and 2008 Frank O. Gehry.

The photographer Ingrid von Kruse has portrayed the now 87-year-old Lambert in her book Eminent Architects (2012).

 

Now Available at JOVIS: e-Books

From now on JOVIS is publishing e-books of selected new and backlist-titles from our program. All available e-book-titles can be found in our e-book-program.

From now on JOVIS is publishing e-books of selected new and backlist-titles from our program. All available e-book-titles can be found in our e-book-program.

 

German Prize for Landscape Architecture 2013

The project "Park am Löbauer Wasser – Landesgartenschau Löbau 2013" wins at the 2013 German Prize for Landscape Architecture’s award show. Designed by hutterreimann Landschaftsarchitektur GmbH, based in Berlin and Wien, the project convinced the jury connecting present and past of the place. The prize is awarded biannually by the Federation of German Landscape Architects.

 

 

LRO 1 is one of the Best Designed German Books

The best designed German Books of 2013 have been selected. The Stiftung Buchkunst awarded 25 books out of altogether 723 titles. Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei 1 was awarded in the category “nonfiction”. The other four categories included “literature”, “academic books, schoolbooks, textbooks“, “art books, photography books, exhibition catalogs”, and “children and youth books”. The 25 best designed books are outstanding examples in design, concept, and production quality.

www.stiftung-buchkunst.de

The best designed German Books of 2013 have been selected. The Stiftung Buchkunst awarded 25 books out of altogether 723 titles. Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei 1 was awarded in the category “nonfiction”. The other four categories included “literature”, “academic books, schoolbooks, textbooks“, “art books, photography books, exhibition catalogs”, and “children and youth books”. The 25 best designed books are outstanding examples in design, concept, and production quality.

www.stiftung-buchkunst.de

 

LRO receives German Architecture Prize 2013

Stuttgart-based architecture firm Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei received the German Architecture Prize 2013 („Deutscher Architekturpreis“), endowed with 30.000 euros, for the Ravensburg Art Museum—the first museum worldwide built to passive house standards.

Stuttgart-based architecture firm Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei received the German Architecture Prize 2013 („Deutscher Architekturpreis“), endowed with 30.000 euros, for the Ravensburg Art Museum—the first museum worldwide built to passive house standards.

 

Schulen planen und bauen received the iF Design Award 2013

Our book Schulen Planen und Bauen was awarded again for its outstanding design. It was recognized with the iF Design Award in the discipline „Communication“. More infos about the design of the book can be found on exhibition.ifdesign.de and www.laborb.de

Our book Schulen Planen und Bauen was awarded again for its outstanding design. It was recognized with the iF Design Award in the discipline „Communication“. More infos about the design of the book can be found on exhibition.ifdesign.de and www.laborb.de

 

2012 DAM Award for Architecture in Germany

This year’s winner is Max Dudler’s conversion and expansion of Hambacher Schloss nr. Neustadt an der Weinstraße!

The official award ceremony takes place on January 25, 2013. It’s part of the opening event for the exhibition "DAM AWARD for Architecture in Germany 2012. The top 22 projects in/from Germany". 

Available at JOVIS: Max Dudler – Die neue Dichte. Der neue Stadtteil Europaallee und die Pädagogische Hochschule Zürich (2012)

This year’s winner is Max Dudler’s conversion and expansion of Hambacher Schloss nr. Neustadt an der Weinstraße!

The official award ceremony takes place on January 25, 2013. It’s part of the opening event for the exhibition "DAM AWARD for Architecture in Germany 2012. The top 22 projects in/from Germany". 

Available at JOVIS: Max Dudler – Die neue Dichte. Der neue Stadtteil Europaallee und die Pädagogische Hochschule Zürich (2012)