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DC Architecture Built By Pioneering Women

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Celebrate Women’s History Month with three of D.C.’s most complex, large-scale projects—The Wharf, St. Elizabeths East Campus, and McMillan. Hilary Bertsch (Perkins Eastman), Maria Casarella (Cunningham Quill), and Emily Hotaling Eig (EHT Traceries, Inc.) join the Museum on March 28 to discuss these projects’ inspirations,...

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Fairy Tales Volume 1 by Black Space.

Interview with Blank Space’s Matthew Hoffman

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Five years ago architect Matthew Hoffman co-founded Blank Space, an online architecture platform. From that came the Fairy Tales competition, an annual challenge focused on portraying architecture in a social light. While the winners of 2018’s Fairy Tales won’t be announced until March 29, we...

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SBP to Receive 2018 Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Turner Construction Company and the National Building Museum to present Prize and $25,000 honorarium to SBP, a disaster resilience and recovery organization, at Turner Innovation Summit on March 5 Turner Construction Company and the National Building Museum are pleased to announce that New Orleans-based disaster...

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Making Room: Housing for a Changing America Student Design Competition

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The American Society of Interior Designers Foundation, HomeAdvisor, and the National Building Museum Challenge Students to Design for 21st Century Lifestyles The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Foundation, HomeAdvisor, and the National Building Museum announce the Making Room: Housing for a Changing America Student...

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