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The search is on for world-leading architects to design a Powerhouse Precinct at Parramatta encompassing an iconic new museum, public space and pedestrian bridge, Minister for the Arts Don Harwin announced today.
El Subdirector General de Cultura de la UNESCO, Ernesto Ottone Ramírez, el presidente de la Unión Internacinal de Arquitectos (UIA), Thomas Vonier y la secretaria municipal de Urbanismo de Río de Janeiro, Verena Vicentini Andreatta, anunciaron hoy la designación de la ciudad de Río de Janeiro (Brasil) como Capital Mundial de la Arquitectura para 2020.
UNESCO’s Assistant Director-General for Culture Ernesto Ottone R, Thomas Vonier, President of the International Union of Architects (UIA), and Verena Vicentini Andreatta, Municipal Secretary of the City of Rio for Urbanism, on Friday 18 January announced that the city of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) will be the World Capital of Architecture for 2020.
In a room full of designers, policy makers and politicians, the council presented its sector recommendation 'Design for the future' yesterday afternoon. Plea for creative reflection on social issues during the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. The core message of the advice: uses the potential of the design sector much more.
Throughout the ages, Greece has created an inspiring legacy in the arts and culture. Renowned Greek philosophers, architects, sculptors, poets and playwrights like Plato, Aristotle, Socrates, Herodotus, Sophocles, Euripedes and Aeschylus have made remarkable contributions over the centuries to the arts and culture and have left an indelible foundation for future generations.
The Sydney Opera House was notoriously behind schedule on most things during the 14 years it took to build but on Monday it will be five years ahead of schedule when it meets its target to reduce emissions and become carbon neutral.