Missed some of this week’s architecture news, or our tweets and Facebook posts from the last few days? Don’t sweat it—we’ve gathered the week’s must-read stories right here. Enjoy!
Detroit picks team to shape Midtown cultural center
Detroit has picked the team to shape the Midtown cultural center that will tie together the area’s existing institutions.
Andrew Whalley to lead Grimshaw Architects
Andrew Whalley will become the new chairman of Grimshaw Architects, as its founder, Nicholas Grimshaw, hands over the reins.
Lesley Lokko, architect and author, named dean of Spitzer School of Architecture
Architect and novelist Lesley Lokko has been named the new dean of the City College of New York’s Spitzer School of Architecture.
Former I.M. Pei–designed IBM campus in Westchester could become boarding school
The IBM Somers Office Complex, designed by Pei Cobb Freed and Partners in the ’80s, could be getting adapted into a private school.
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