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[17 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Harry Weese’s design of the Washington DC Metro network has been awarded the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) 25 year award. The Washington DC Metro was designed by Weese in the 1960s and was recognised for its enduring significance over 25 to 35 years. Lewis Tse Pui Lung / Shutterstock.com The award is given to […]

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[14 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]

The next phase of refurbishment has commenced at Birmingham’s New Street Station, bbc.co.uk reports, where the finished article is expected to feature a futuristic, metallic exterior. Contractors have started to remove the dated and unattractive 1960s pebbledash from the east side of the station, in order that the enlarged building can be covered with super-shiny […]