Miriam Sitz

Miriam Sitz

NYC-based digital/audio journalist

Web editor at Architectural Record. Columbia journalism grad 2015 & Trinity University in SATX before that. Audio clips at miriamsitz.tumblr.com

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Architectural Record

Burntwood School Wins 2015 RIBA Stirling Prize

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris designed the all-girls school in London.

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Architectural Record's 2015 Women in Architecture Forum & Awards

RECORD's annual awards program acknowledges the increasingly visible role of women in the profession and recognizes their contributions to the field.

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Richard Serra's East-West/West-East

In the middle of the desert in Qatar, four enormous steel plates rise from the bleak landscape, oriented along an east-west axis over a half-mile stretch.

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Chicago's Next Generation

Up close and personal with emerging firms and designers in Chicago: Grant Gibson, CAMESgibson, Inc.; Kelly Bair,
Central Standard Office of Design; Conor O’Shea, Hinterlands Urbanism and Landscape; and Christopher Marcinkoski and Andrew Moddrell, PORT Urbanism.

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Newsmaker: Sarah Herda and Joseph Grima

Interview with Sarah Herda and Joseph Grima, co-curators of the Chicago Architecture Biennial. [AUDIO EXTRA]

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Diébédo Francis Kéré Designs Educational Campus for Mama ...

The $12 million campus in Kenya will include childhood educational facilities, 
a vocational training school, and, later, a hospital.

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Zaha Hadid Quits Tokyo Olympic Stadium Competition

Two months after Zaha Hadid’s $2 billion design for the 2020 Olympic Stadium in Tokyo was scrapped, the architect announced her firm will no longer participate in the competition for a new design.

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Featured Houses: Church Conversion

Linc Thelen Design and Scrafano Architects, Chicago, Illinois. A former church becomes an airy home for a family of five, while retaining original details like the stained glass and bell tower.

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Featured Houses: Tarrytown Residence

Sanders Architecture, Austin, Texas. An single-family residence gets a major makeover.

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Featured Houses: North Pamet Ridge House

Hammer Architects, Truro, Massachusetts. This Cape Cod home by Hammer Architects gives off boathouse vibes abd offers expansive views of the woods.

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Newsmaker: Michael Berkowitz

A Q&A with the president of 100 Resilient Cities, who hopes the organization will inspire a worldwide movement.

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Shigeru Ban Unveils Plans for “Nepal Project”

The easy-to-assemble structures will quickly shelter those left homeless after the earthquake in Nepal.

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Featured Houses: Main Street House

Seattle, Washington. SHED Architecture & Design's split-level Main Street House offers owners dramatic views of Mount Ranier and the surrounding landscape.

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Featured Houses: Steel House 1 & 2

San Francisco, California. Zack/de Vito Architecture + Construction built two compact, modern townhomes on the site of an 850-square-foot cottage from the early 1900s.

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Snøhetta's Winning Design for an Italian Mountain Funicular

For the first time in almost forty years, visitors may soon be able to reach the Virgolo mountain in Bolzano, Italy, by cable car.