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11/30/2008 Sun.

Archinect reports Jorn Utzon has died at the age of 90 from a heart attack.

11/28/2008 Fri.

Winners of MUJI AWARD 03 design competition were announced. Official website shows images of winning works.

Architects' Journal reports Norman Foster and Zaha Hadid have been lined up to take on the redevelopment project of Mecca's Haram mosque. (via Archinect)

Radio Granada shows a video that reports Kengo Kuma was selected as the architect for Granada Performing Arts Center in Spain. (via architecturephoto.net)

11/27/2008 Thu.

Kazuhiro Kita posted on vimeo a video of the exhibition "DEROLL Commissions Series 2: Japanese History" by Hisakazu Shimizu at the SPACE INTART in Tokyo.

Bustler reports Ofis arhitekti have won the first prize in the invited competition for a student dormitory in Paris, with 6 images of the winning proposal.

dezeen added the fourth of four episodes of a video interview with Fernando and Humberto Campana, winners of the Designer of the Year award at Design Miami 2008.

Shinkenchiku-sha shows summary of the current issue of a+u magazine (2008:12) features Sustainable Architecture in Germany, with 3 preview images.

Wallpaper* shows 18 photos of berge, a guest house in Aschau, Germany designed by Nils Holger Moormann.

dezeen shows 8 photos of Bavaria, a collection of furniture decorated with marquetry designed by Studio Job for Gallery Moss in New York, that will be shown at the Design Miami 2008.

11/26/2008 Wed.

El Croquis shows summary of the current issue (141) features Steven Holl's projects from 2004 to 2008, with 19 preview photos.

dezeen shows 3 images of SANAA's installation at the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion in Barcelona.

designboom shows 8 photos from the exhibition "JAPAN CAR: DESIGNS FOR THE CROWDED GLOBE" at the Cite des sciences in Paris and the Science Museum in London.

Wallpaper* shows 12 photos of Schiffini's concept kitchen designed by Alfredo Haberli that has been launched at this year's Milan Furniture Fair.

dezeen shows 13 photos of the arts and retail complex in Dubai, UAE, to include the Museum of Middle Eastern Modern Art designed by UNStudio.

11/24/2008 Mon.

Wallpaper* shows a video of making of THE WOOD SHOW, installation by Richard Woods at Paul Smith SPACE GALLERY in Tokyo.

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