2011 OCULUS Editorial Calendar
If you are an architect by training or see yourself as an astute observer of New York’s architectural and planning scene, note that OCULUS editors want to hear from you! Projects/topics may be anywhere, but architects must be New York-based. Please submit story ideas by the deadlines indicated below to Kristen Richards: kristen@ArchNewsNow.com.
Spring (President’s Theme): Design for a Change: Buildings, People, Energy
Summer: AIANY Design Awards 2011
Fall: Interior Activity
— Sustainable interior architecture/design.
— Interiors as laboratories for small firms.
— Changes in Practice: Diversity out of necessity; multi-disciplinary cross-overs; architectural firms establishing quasi- or totally independent design studios for products, graphics, etc.
— Pro-bono policies: we’d like to hear from firms participating in established programs such as The 1%, Architecture for Humanity, etc. — and from firms who have an established in-house pro-bono program and/or policy.
Submit story ideas by 04.22.11
Winter: Up, Down, and Sideways: Density and Transportation
Density enabled by transportation: mass transit, cycling; Moynihan Station; Regional connections; Housing Authority: former purposeful disconnect, now reintegrating back into neighborhoods; How a century of New York skyscrapers has/is/will affect the architecture, planning, and culture of the city and the world.
Submit story ideas by 08.19.11
For further information, contact OCULUS Editor Kristen Richards: kristen@ArchNewsNow.com.
04.27.11 Call for Applications: SMPS 2011 Ron Garikes Student Scholarship
05.01.11 Call for Submissions: Passive House for New Orleans
05.18.11 Call for Entries: ARCHITECT Magazine R+D Awards
05.27.11 Call for Entries: BSA Sustainable Design
06.01.11 Call for Entries: Architectural Record — Record Interiors
08.02.11 Call for Entries: 2011 James Dyson Award