SEARCH IN BRIEF

 
Rome Prize Competition winners announced

The American Academy in Rome has announced the winners of this year’s Rome Prize Competition. Approximately thirty academics and professionals in the arts and humanities receive the prize each year, obtaining fellowships and the opportunity to live in Rome for six months to two years in order to further their scholarly or artistic pursuits. The Prize is awarded to those who have achieved the highest standards of excellence in the arts and humanities.

Recipients of the 2014-2015 Rome Prize in the fields of architecture and design are:

Architecture

Founders Rome Prize
Firat Erdim
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Program in Architecture, IE University
Peregrine Projections

James R. Lamantia, Jr. Rome Prize
Vincent L. Snyder
Associate Professor, School of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin
Principal, Vincent Snyder Architects, Austin, TX
Antecedent Armatures & False-Work

Design

Katherine Edwards Gordon Rome Prize
Rob Giampietro
Principal, Project Projects, New York, NY
Walk with Me: Responsive Guides to Rome

Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Rome Prize
Carin Goldberg
Principal, Carin Goldberg Design, New York, NY
Adjunct Professor, School of Visual Arts
Conquering Rome: The Curation of Acceptance

IN BRIEF
Thursday 17 April 2014
WAN Civic Buildings Award winners revealed in Amsterdam
Fri 12 Sep 2014
Chris van Duijn, Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli, Jason Long and Michael Kokora promoted to partner at OMA
Wed 10 Sep 2014
Groundbreaking held for Johnson Fain-designed residential towers in Jakarta
Wed 10 Sep 2014
Snohetta's SFMOMA tops out today
Wed 10 Sep 2014
Frank Gehry announces strategic alliance with Trimble
Tue 09 Sep 2014
Gehry out at Ground Zero Arts Center
Tue 09 Sep 2014
Work halted at Atlantic Yards site in NY
Fri 05 Sep 2014
Parsons Brinckerhoff sold to WSP for £820m
Thu 04 Sep 2014