Nominees for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2020 more...

Next year, 237 candidates from 67 countries will be in the running for the world’s largest and most prestigious children’s literature award, the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. This was announced on October 17 by the ALMA jury member Mats Kempe at the Frankfurt Book Fair.

 

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Exhibition & Congress Centre in Gothenburg to be extended with a fourth tower   more...

Gothia Towers is one of Europe’s largest integrated meeting venues. Now this global venue will become even bigger. This year an architectural competition was held to design a fourth tower with spectacular top floors, a new multi-storey entrance and a terrace. The winning design from Tham & Videgård Arkitekter creates an open environment in which food, culture and events share the space with meetings and trade fairs throughout the venue, adding more dimensions to the overall visitor experience.

 
 

ITA Tunneling and Underground Space Awards Miami 18 - 20 November 2019  more...

Since 2015, the international competition "ITA Tunnelling and Underground Space Awards" has sought to reward the most ground-breaking innovations and outstanding projects in underground construction. The 2019 edition will take place on 18-20 November, in Miami, FL during the 8th Annual Cutting Edge conference organized by UCA of SME and the Tunnelling Journal.

 
 

Renewed complaints VW exhaust scandal  more...

A great deal has changed recently in the motor industry for the better with the promotion of electric vehicles which considerably reduce toxic pollution and global warming gas CO2. The latter is now true given increasing levels of decarbonisation of the electricity grid. In terms of homologation standards, the new WLTP test cycle is closer than the NEDC test cycle but still falls short of how vehicles are operated in "real world" conditions.

 
 

Bern Insider Guide by Zytglogge  more...

A narrow ribbon, a current city guide through Bern and the surrounding area. Anyone who knows Switzerland will be pleased. The contributions are tight and are suitable for reading on the go. Whether it's on the train or anywhere else in a place that offers short times. Short reading for the interested, who wants to acquire local knowledge in a rush. Expiry date with it, because the stock does not last long, the changes are too fast-moving also in Bern.

 
 

Isenberg School of Management by BIG & Goody Clancy  more...

Designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and Architect of Record Goody Clancy, the copper-clad Business Innovation Hub at the heart of the University of Massachusetts Amherst adds 70,000SF of hyper-collaborative study and social space to one of the top-30 public business schools in the United States.

 
 

AD ASTRA - a sci-fi thriller set in the future  more...

AD ASTRA stars Brad Pitt as an elite astronaut who travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his missing father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. His journey will uncover secrets that challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

 
 

Antony Gormley's most significant solo exhibition in the UK more...

In September 2019, the Royal Academy of Arts will present a solo exhibition of the internationally acclaimed British sculptor Antony Gormley (b. 1950), the most significant in the UK for over a decade. The exhibition will bring together both existing and especially conceived new works for the occasion, from drawings and sculptures to experiential environments, that will take on the RA’s Main Galleries across all 13 rooms.

 
 

For Forest – The Unending Attraction of Nature more...

8 September 2019 marks the opening of FOR FOREST – The Unending Attraction of Nature, Austria’s largest public art installation to date, conceived by Klaus Littmann. Bringing together art, nature and architecture in an unprecedented way, this monumental art intervention sees the transformation of Wörthersee football Stadium in Klagenfurt

 
 

Look bauhaus imaginista more...

Following the expanded overview at HKW, the bauhaus imaginista exhibition will continue to travel: Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern will showcase the HKW exhibition of bauhaus imaginista from September 20, 2019 to January 12, 2020. Nottingham Contemporary will show bauhaus imaginista: Still Undead with a focus on the UK from September 21, 2019 to January 5, 2020.

 
 

Big's Méca folds three arts institutions into one more...

 
 

Room with a ZOO goes Beyond Space more...

This year’s edition of the Annual Conference and General Assembly took place at A Room with a ZOO in Antwerp (Belgium). Nothing but raving reviews and enthusiastic attendees. AIPC 2019 exceeded expectations as even president of AIPC Aloysius Arlando confirmed: “Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp is simply unique. What A Room with a ZOO.

 

                              

ROCKETMAN – an epic musical odyssey more...

                              

 

 

 

 

 

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