SEARCH IN BRIEF

 
Germany’s Behnisch to design US Law School

Behnisch Architekten of Stuttgart, Germany in partnership with Baltimore-based Ayres/Saint/Gross has won an international competition to design the new John and France Angelos Law School at the University of Baltimore in Maryland. The new $107 million facility is slated to open in August 2012.

Of the winning design University of Baltimore President Robert L. Bogomolny said, “Stefan Behnisch has articulated an intital concept for our new law center that is truly forward-thinking. Stefan's ideas about sustainable design and his creativity in responding to the evolving needs of higher education place him in the forefront of 21st-century architecture."

Behnisch’s selection followed an all-day review of the five firms selected as finalists for the design competition earlier this fall. The other firms that participated included Foster + Partners of London in association with Cho Benn Holback + Associates, Inc. of Baltimore; Dominique Perrault Architecture of Paris in association with Ziger/Snead Architects of Baltimore; Moshe Safdie and Associates, Inc. of Somerset, Mass., in association with Hord/Coplan/Macht of Baltimore; and SmithGroup Companies, Inc. of Washington, D.C.

Sharon McHugh
US Correspondent

IN BRIEF
Tuesday 18 November 2008
Applied Studio gets a fresh look from Ragged Edge
Tue 19 Sep 2017
Winner Announced: RIBA’s Co-Living in London design competition
Thu 14 Sep 2017
2017 AIA|LA Presidential Honorees announced by American Institute of Architects Los Angeles Chapter
Thu 24 Aug 2017
NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE COMMISSION ANNOUNCES SHORTLIST FOR THE CAMBRIDGE TO OXFORD CONNECTION: IDEAS COMPETITION
Tue 22 Aug 2017
Andrew McMullan becomes VP at HOK London
Mon 14 Aug 2017
RIBA and Peabody announce shortlist for new Thamesmead library
Thu 10 Aug 2017
Aurecon appoints global Transport Planning Leader
Thu 10 Aug 2017
Urbahn Architects promote Ranabir Sengupta
Tue 08 Aug 2017