Bermondsey Station and the London Regatta Centre are featured with models, photographs and drawings in the Royal Academy Exhibition at the Municipal Art Society of New York’s Galleries at 457 Madison Avenue at 51st Street, New York.
The exhibition runs from October 3rd until 30th November 2001.
The exhibition was prepared by Wordsearch.
Ian Ritchie, as architectural advisor to the Lord Chancellor’s Department, will be one of the judges for this important new building.
12 firms have been longlisted, and the international list includes Denton Corker Marshall, Foster and Partners, Nicholas Grimshaw Architects, Michael Wilford Architects, Raphael Vinoly Architects, and the Richard Rogers Partnership. Following presentations later this month the jury will select 3 firms to prepare concept designs, and the final choice of architect will be made in february 2002.
The project will be realised as Public Private Partnership (PPP).
Ian Ritchie Architects have been short listed for the BMW Leipzig 3 series car production factory. This BMW project will create up to 10,000 jobs in the Leipzig area and represents the single largest investment in the old East German area. A further short listing to 8 firms will follow the November submission of design concepts for the entrance buildings, landscape and cladding proposals.
Ian Ritchie will lecture at Leeds University Civil Engineering School on 6 December at the School of Civil Engineering (Lecture Theatre A). The lecture will focus on the innovative work of the practice. Students from Leeds Art School, Leeds Metropolitan University as well as students on civil engineering and architectural engineering courses are being invited together with professional practitioners of building disciplines.
Ian Ritchie has accepted to sit on the jury for the 2 stage Architectural Competition to revamp the old Airport Terminal Building and adjacent office block in Brussels. The competition was launched in Zaventem on 19 September 2001 and is being run by the BIAC (Brussels International Airport Company).
Application deadline for competition information is 16th November 2001.
Apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Judging will take place next year.