Dozens of storm-tough public projects launch under new NYC climate resiliency pilot program

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced yesterday the launch of a new program to kickstart a slew of planned building and infrastructure projects across the five boroughs under […] Read More… The post Dozens of storm-tough public projects launch under new NYC climate resiliency pilot program appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

The Bouroullec brothers get Danish textile giant Kvadrat situated in L.A.

Going out on its own after years of partnering with heritage brand Maharam, powerhouse Danish textile manufacturer Kvadrat is entering the U.S. market with a new strategically located headquarters in Grand […] Read More… The post The Bouroullec brothers get Danish textile giant Kvadrat situated in L.A. appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

El Salvador wants to build a Bitcoin city at the base of a volcano

After changing its national currency to Bitcoin and enforcing mandatory acceptance at businesses in September, El Salvador is looking to up the ante by building a “Bitcoin City” at the […] Read More… The post El Salvador wants to build a Bitcoin city at the base of a volcano appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

Lakisha Woods named as 15th executive vice-president and CEO of the AIA

Lakisha Ann Woods, CAE, has been selected by the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Board of Directors as successor to outgoing AIA Executive Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer Robert Ivy, FAIA. […] Read More… The post Lakisha Woods named as 15th executive vice-president and CEO of the AIA appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

SOM unveils a new media hub for the Toronto waterfront

Designs by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) took center stage as the City of Toronto announced a partnership between Los Angeles-based real estate investors Hackman Capital Partners (HCP) and production […] Read More… The post SOM unveils a new media hub for the Toronto waterfront appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.

The AN 2021 gift guide has everything for the architects in your life

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year again. As the holiday season comes upon us at the end of a particularly unusual yet exuberant year, AN’s 2021 gift […] Read More… The post The AN 2021 gift guide has everything for the architects in your life appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper.