Rafael Viñoly

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Name: Rafael Viñoly
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

'Killer towers': how architects are battling hazardous high-rises

_ Killer tower … Bridgewater Place, which looms above Leeds, is the tallest building in Yorkshire. Photograph: Tim Green/flickr If you thought the pantomime of evil tower blocks couldn’t get any more surreal, the city of Leeds can now prove you wrong, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Paper palaces | The New Yorker

Ban, who has been celebrated for his socially conscious architecture, says, “I have no interest in ‘Green,’ ‘Eco,’ and ‘Environmentally Friendly.’ I just hate wasting things.” Credit Photograph by Kosuke Okahara.The main campus of Vitra, a Swiss furniture ... [Published New Yorker - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Paper Palaces: The architect of the dispossessed meets the one per cent.

anchorBan, who has been celebrated for his socially conscious architecture, says, “I have no interest in ‘Green,’ ‘Eco,’ and ‘Environmentally Friendly.’ I just hate wasting things." (The New Yorker; Credit Photograph by Kosuke Okahara)“I’m not the architect ... [Published Archinect - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

MCNY Debates the History and Future of Supertall Buildings

In conjunction with its exhibit " Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile ," the Museum of the City of New York hosted Innovators: Engineering & Design of Tall Buildings, a panel discussion about the history and future of supertall ... [Published Interior Design - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

City of London gains new 12-story tower

BREEAM 'Excellent' and LEED Platinum Moorgate Exchange completes in LondonThe HKR-designed Moorgate Exchange has reached practical completion in the City of London. A stone’s throw from landmark towers such as Foster + Partners’ 30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin), ... [Published World Architecture News - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Innovators: The Engineering and Design of Tall Buildings

© VisualhouseIf the Guastavinos – with their miraculous thin-tile structural vaults – were the building technology innovators of a century ago, who are the innovators of today? As 21st-century skylines continue to rise, architects and engineers must solve ... [Published Archinect - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Wish you were here? Inside the £8billion re-development of iconic Battersea Power Station into luxury flats

| Updated: 08:51 EST, 14 July 2014Available for prices ranging from £800,000 for a studio flat up to £4million for a four-bed home, they certainly come with a hefty price tag.But that is what you would expect from this set of luxurious properties at ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

WSDG on Stadium Acoustics - Let the Games (and Concerts) Sound Great

Beyond serving as sites for athletic events, stadiums are equally celebrated as exhilarating concert venues. WSDG has provided many new stadiums with sophisticated audio and video systems integration for sports and entertainment events. Arena Thun (Thun, ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

A Rafael Viñoly Design in Connecticut

This International-style home was designed by the architect behind a tower in New York that will be one of the tallest residential buildings in the world. Photo: Steve Remich for The Wall Street Journal. ... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Jun 05 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 16 2014 - 1 reports

‘Death ray’ London skyscraper to get sunshade after it beamed concentrated rays, blistering paint and burning floor

A London skyscraper that drew ire for having a glare so strong it melted nearby cars and shops will get a permanent fix. The offending tower — known as the Walkie-Talkie for its curved, bulging shape — is to have a sunshade attached to its south-facing ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

Walkie Talkie skyscraper to be fitted with permanent sunshade after it melted cars

A London skyscraper that hit the headlines after sunlight reflected off its surface started fires and melted nearby cars is to be fitted with a permanent sunshade. The Walkie Talkie tower, so-called for its curved shape, is to have an awning attached ... [Published The Independent - May 15 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 04 2014 - 1 reports

Architect Rafael Vinoly sees Cleveland Museum of Art expansion as philanthropic stimulus for the city

Architect Rafael Vinoly sees his realized vision for the Cleveland Museum of Art as an act of economic and cultural stimulus in a Great Lakes industrial city fighting for rebirth. ... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Mar 04 2014]

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'Killer towers': how architects are battling ha... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 14 2014]
Paper palaces | The New Yorker [Published New Yorker - Aug 12 2014]
Paper Palaces: The architect of the dispossesse... [Published Archinect - Aug 04 2014]
MCNY Debates the History and Future of Supertal... [Published Interior Design - Jul 18 2014]
City of London gains new 12-story tower [Published World Architecture News - Jul 16 2014]
Innovators: The Engineering and Design of Tall ... [Published Archinect - Jul 15 2014]
Wish you were here? Inside the £8billion re-dev... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 14 2014]
WSDG on Stadium Acoustics - Let the Games (and ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 25 2014]
A Rafael Viñoly Design in Connecticut [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Jun 05 2014]
‘Death ray’ London skyscraper to get sunshade a... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
Walkie Talkie skyscraper to be fitted with perm... [Published The Independent - May 15 2014]
The architecture of the Cleveland Museum of Art... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Mar 27 2014]
Architect Rafael Vinoly sees Cleveland Museum o... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Mar 04 2014]
Function Over Form [Published Risk & Insurance - Dec 16 2013]
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A Rafael Viñoly Design in Connecticut [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Jun 05 2014]
This International-style home was designed by the architect behind a tower in New York that will be one of the tallest residential buildings in the world. Photo: Steve Remich for The Wall Street Journal. ...
‘Death ray’ London skyscraper to get sunshade a... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
A London skyscraper that drew ire for having a glare so strong it melted nearby cars and shops will get a permanent fix. The offending tower — known as the Walkie-Talkie for its curved, bulging shape — is to have a sunshade attached to its south-facing ...
The architecture of the Cleveland Museum of Art... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Mar 27 2014]
The Cleveland Museum of Art's expansion and renovation, designed by architect Rafael Vinoly, is a post-Bilbao exercise in humility that puts art ahead of iconic structural gestures. ...
Architect Rafael Vinoly sees Cleveland Museum o... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Mar 04 2014]
Architect Rafael Vinoly sees his realized vision for the Cleveland Museum of Art as an act of economic and cultural stimulus in a Great Lakes industrial city fighting for rebirth. ...
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