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Essex Wins AIA Regional & Urban Design Award

The 2021 Regional & Urban Design program recognizes the best in urban design, regional and city planning, and community development.

SHoP Designs a Green Energy Plant for the Queens Waterfront

The plant would generate power from the East River, as well as via solar and geothermal energy, and serve as a green energy source for the nearby Queensbridge Houses. It also includes a new pedestrian bridge from Long Island City to Roosevelt Island.

A Deep Dive into Environmental Innovation at Atlassian HQ

At the heart of the project are three ambitious targets for lowering emissions compared to a standard office tower: running the building off 100 per cent renewable energy, reducing the operational carbon by 50 per cent and reducing the embodied carbon by 50 per cent.

Treehouse Hotel to Debut in U.S. at 1 Southside Park

Construction on the Miami site began last month and is projected to be completed in 2025. New York-based JDS Development is leading the project’s development. New York-based Rockwell Group and SHoP Architects designed the hotel.

Cliff Pearson Highlights the Cultural Role of the National Veterans Resource Center

Set at a pivotal location between the school’s historic campus to the south and the city to the north, the 126,000-square-foot building is a new gateway between town and gown.

W Hotel Opens in Melbourne’s Collins Arch

Housed in a New York-inspired building by Woods Bagot and NYC-based SHoP Architects, the W Melbourne extends its design cues from Melbourne’s laneway culture into 294 guestrooms and suites, promising ‘understated elegance’ and ‘curated design features’ throughout each room.

SHoP’s D.C. Work Continues at The Yards

Encompassing 3.4 million square feet of new development, phase two of The Yards will include ten new buildings, all built to LEED Gold standards, and a bevy of new landscapes designed by the likes of Selldorf Architects, SHoP Architects, Leong Leong, and SCAPE.

SHoP Wins International Competition for Sydney Tower

Property giant Mirvac has appointed New York-based SHoP and local architecture firm Woods Bagot to design its $1.5 billion commercial precinct in central Sydney.

Corie Sharples Named Breakout Grant Juror

Corie will partner with NYCxDESIGN and the entire jury to extend three grants in the program’s first year. One $15,000 grant will be awarded to support a career-making moment and two additional $5,000 grants will be given to back continued project growth. The grant seeks to fund designers with a foundational commitment to diversity, inclusivity, and sustainability.

Erie Canal Bridge Announced

Governor Cuomo announced the selection of SHoP Architects as the lead designer of the Brockport Loop Pedestrian Bridge over the Erie Canal. This new pedestrian bridge in the Village of Brockport represents the first large-scale infrastructure project to begin under the state’s Reimagine the Canals initiative.