SoA-affiliated faculty and students winners in AIA Pennsylvania's 2017 Architectural Excellence Design Awards in the Medal of Distinction, Social Impact, Honor, and Student levels of commendation.
On Monday, 10 April 2017 the Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture presented its annual Fourth-Year Design Awards. Congratulations to the winners on their tremendous accomplishments, and thanks to all of the participants in this year's competition.
Third-year architecture students Sinan Goral and Sophie Nahrmann have won both Most Innovative and People's Choice in the FLUX Emerging Architects Design Competition. Their project, Ecoschool, "reverse-engineers how waste water and energy are processed within a building by exposing such systems to create beautiful, austere, and honest pipe networks that are enclosed by a reductive and cloudlike cage...[it] heightens the awareness of climate change and hints at a futurist, technology-empowered housing strategy."