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Competitions + Awards

LafargeHolcim Awards

Two million dollar sustainable construction competition open The LafargeHolcim Awards is the most significant global competition in sustainable design. It seeks leading projects of... more
Date/s: 07.04.2016 - 03.21.2017 - Location: ZurichSwitzerland



The third exhibition of Cooper Hewitt’s series devoted to humanitarian design will examine how design is challenging social and economic inequality across America. Curator of Socially... more
Date/s: 09.03.2016 - 02.26.2017 - Location: New York


Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design

Pierre Chareau rose from modest beginnings in Bordeaux to become one of the most sought after designers in France. Creating custom furniture and interiors for an elite clientele that included... more
Date/s: 11.04.2016 - 03.26.2017 - Location: New York

Events, Lectures, Fairs + Conferences

Utopia Vs. Dystopia

The inaugural season of the Design Academy will kick off with a three-day festival from January 26-29, 2017. Programming will explore the theme of “Utopia vs. Dystopia: Designing Our... more
Date/s: 01.26.2017 - 01.29.2017 - Location: Brooklyn


SAY IT LOUD: Distinguished Black Designers of NYCOBA | NOMA

The approximately 2,090 licensed African American architects in the United States represent only 2 percent of the total population of the country’s licensed architects. Moreover, the... more
Date/s: 01.26.2017 - 04.01.2017 - Location: New York, NY


Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House

The Olana Partnership, in collaboration with the New York chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA-NY),... more
Date/s: 01.31.2017 - 04.22.2017 - Location: New York, NY

Events, Lectures

Where they Create: Japan

Peek into the inner sanctums of some of Japan’s leading creative minds—from all-star architects like Toyo Ito and Tadao Ando to visionary design studio Nendo and internationally... more
Date/s: 02.07.2017 - Location: New York, NY


ICFF – International contemporary furniture fair

ICFF is North America’s premiere trade showcase for architecture and fine interior design. The four-day show attracts more than 700 exhibitors from all points of the globe that specialize in... more
Date/s: 05.21.2017 - 05.24.2017 - Location: New York City