Olympic Sculpture Park
Ballard Library and Neighborhood Service Center
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson (Peter Q. Bohlin, FAIA, Principal for Design; Robert Miller, AIA, Managing Principal, Project Manager)
RIVER + CITY + LIFE: A Guide to Renewing Toronto's Lower Don Lands
Stoss Landscape Urbanism
The Arc: A Formal Structure for a Palestinian State
Suisman Urban Design, with RAND Corporation
Historic Chicago Greystone Initiative
City Design Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Architecture and the Arts; Roberta M. Feldman, Director
The Landscape Totems: Speculations on Growth and Decay
Kristi M. Dykema, Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture, Louisiana State University
America Town: Building the Outposts of Empire
By Mark L. Gillem. Published in 2007 by the University of Minnesota Press
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|Category||Award / Competition Result|
|Type||International Environmental Design Award|
|RegDeadline||7 February 2008 GoogleCal iCal|
|7 February 2008 (Must be Received)|
|Target Field||Full breadth of environmental design and related research activities, including architecture, landscape architecture, planning, urban design, interior design, lighting design, graphic design, environmental psychology, sociology, anthropology, geography an|
The EDRA/Places Awards are unique among programs that recognize professional and scholarly excellence in environmental design. They are distinguished by their interdisciplinary focus, concern for human factors in the design of the built environment, and a commitment to promoting links between design research and practice.
Place Research, Place Planning, Place Design, Book Award
Dennis Frenchman, Professor of Urban Design and Planning, MIT
Leanne Rivlin, Professor, Environmental Psychology Doctoral Program, CUNY
Fritz Steiner, Dean of the School of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin
Susan S. Szenasy, Editor in Chief, Metropolis
Jane Weinzapfel, FAIA, Principal, Leers Weinzapfel Associates Architects
One-Stage, Anonymous Competition
Winning projects will be announced in Metropolis and on the Places website, with full write-ups and commentary published in the Fall 2008 issue of Places.
$150 for each submission
The awards jury will be held February 29-March 1 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with winners announced the week following.
Official presentations will be made in May 2008 at the annual EDRA conference, to be held this year in Veracruz, Mexico.
Environmental Design Research Association and Places in cooperation with Metropolis Magazine