The 'Landmark' building in Nieuw Bergen is one of forty projects that were shortlisted for
the biennial European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies
van der Rohe Award 2017. All forty projects are part of a travelling exhibition which, after Barcelona and Brussels, can be seen at SCHUNCK* in Heerlen, The Netherlands, from 28 January to 14 March 2018. The exhibition will be opened during a special event on the 27th of January at 17:00h.
For more information, please visit: SCHUNCK* and EU miesaward 17
Monadnock will contribute to the exhibtion 'Letters to the Mayor' in Het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam, opening on the 12th of January 2018.
For more information, please visit: HNI
On behalf of Ellis Woodman, director of The Architecture Foundation in London, Monadnock is invited to talk about recent work in the lecture series 'Architecture on Stage' at the Barbican on the 7th of december 2017. Please do join us.
For more information, please visit: AF
Monadnock will lecture at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology on the 30th of november.
For more information, please visit: KIT
Monadnock is shortlisted for the design of a new 7000m2 residential building in a courtyard at the Lützowufer in the centre of Berlin, close to the Neue National Gallery. The German project developer Euroboden invited 10 architecture practices to submit a proposal. Among them are David Kohn Architects, Valerio Olgiati, Office KGDVS, Francis Kéré and Aires Mateus.
The Landmark project received a Special Mention from the Fritz Högerpreis for Brick-Architecture in the category public buildings. More than 600 projects from all over the world competed in seven different categories for the 2017 awards.
For more information, please visit: Fritz Höger Preis
Monadnock took part in the manifestation 'Wonen in Stadshart' (Living in
the heart of the City)
initiated by the municipality of Groningen and Platform GRAS. The
results are published in the book 'WISH' which will be presented on monday October 30th at 17:00h in the Borgmanschool in Groningen.
For more information, please visit: GRAS
On behalf of Archithese, Monadnock will lecture in the Architekturforum Zurich, on the occasion of their latest issue 'Bri-Collagen'
For more information, please visit: Architese
On behalf of Andrew Clancy, Monadnock will lecture and have a conversation at the Kingston School of Art, Department of Architecture and Landscape. It will be made available afterwards as a podcast here.
For more information, please visit: Kingston Arch + Land
The Chicago Architecture Biennial 2017 has officially been opened during the Opening Reception on friday night, the 15th of September. Monadnock contributes to the exhibitions in the Cultural Centre with a two-piece installation on the 4th floor entitled 'Make Big Plans'. The second edition of the Biennial was curated by Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee of Los Angeles based architecture firm Johnston Marklee. It showcases the work of over 140 participants, gathered together around the invitation to ‘Make New History’, and takes place from September 16, 2017 to January 7, 2018. Photograph: Tom Harris.
For more information, please visit: Chicago Architecture Biennial