GE Edison Awards
Spotlight shines on 11 projects, and lighting design firm Licht Kunst Licht takes home the Edison Award for the second year in a row.
Louis Poulsen Receives AIA Collaborative Achievement Award
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected five recipients for its Institute Honors for Collaborative Achievement, the highest form of recognition bestowed by the institute on allied professionals and organizations who work in the field of architecture. This year's recipients are the...
Four Projects Earn HUD Design Awards
PASEO SENTER at Coyote Creek, with its plaza and pedestrian roadway flanked by retailstyle social service space, has been recognized for excellence in affordable housing design by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Special Citation for the Artful Delivery of Design to Public School Spaces, Interior Lighting - P.S. 31 (Staten Island) & P.S. 110 (Manhattan), New York
Since 2001, a group of more than 50 school libraries within the New York City public school system have undergone a transformation thanks to the Robin Hood Foundation's “L!brary Initiative.”
Commendable Achievement, Exhibit Lighting - Science Storms, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
Science Storms, a permanent exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, was the dream job for a lighting designer.
Commendable Achievement, Interior Lighting - 1100 First Street NE, Washington, D.C.
Office buildings run the risk of falling into anonymity, which was a possibility for 1100 First Street NE, a modernist glass block designed by Krueck + Sexton Architects.
Outstanding Achievement, Whole Building - W Fort Lauderdale, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
With their roughly 50 locations worldwide, the W Hotel chain has set a loose but reliable formula for hip, laid-back hospitality. However, when a Miami development group decided they wanted to bring the franchise to a stretch of oceanfront in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., already brimming with fashionable...
Outstanding Achievement, Interior Lighting - Vera Wang New York Flagship Store
As a high-end shopping district, it's hard to beat New York's Soho neighborhood.
Outstanding Achievement, Exterior Lighting - Telekom Bridge, Deutsche Telekom, Bonn, Germany
To connect its group headquarters' office buildings, separated by one of the busiest streets in Bonn, Germany, Deutsche Telekom knew it needed to construct a bridge to facilitate pedestrian crossing.
Capital Magnet Fund: CDFI Fund Launches FY 2010Funding Round
The CDFI Fund recently published proposed rules as well as a Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) for the fiscal year 2010 funding round of the Capital Magnet Fund (CMF).