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  • Announcing – the BLIGHT to MIGHT: Open International Design Competition for Transforming Cities with Innovation

    This summer is…… BLIGHT to MIGHT: Open International Design Competition for Transforming Cities with Innovation ONE Prize 2012 is a call to put design in the service of disenfranchised communities, to reinvigorate deindustrialized and depressed urban areas, and to repurpose spaces for economic growth and job creation. Situated in the context of a struggling U.S. [...]

  • Announcing the Winners of the Passive House Design Competition in Bulgaria

    Here is the winner and honorable mentions from the Passive House Competition in Bulgaria! Passive House Bulgaria challenged the architectural community to design a schematic design proposal for an affordable, low energy, single-family houses, focus the public attention to this new type of energy efficient buildings, and promote the design and construction of Passive Houses [...]

  • WHY STOP? Imagining the South Coast Rail

    Exhibition South Station, Jan 16 – Jan 30 – Opening event Thursday, January 19, 6-8pm! “We will not understand the full potential of the South Coast Rail Project until we can see it.” – Greg Guimond, Deputy Director and Comprehensive Planning Manger, SRPEDD In support of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s South Coast Rail Economic [...]

  • Announcing the Passive House Design Competition!

    Guergana Barabonkova – Graduated from the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy in Sofia, Bulgaria. Lives in Winchester, MA and currently is the principal of her own firm “Studio GB Architecture & Design” and is the co-founder of the Passive House Bulgaria since the summer of 2011. Passive House Bulgaria is accredited by the [...]