BNIM is ranked 25th overall among the Top 50 Architects of 2016 by Architect Magazine. This includes 4th in Sustainability, 51st in Design and 105th in Business.
The Visual Arts Building at the University of Iowa, designed by Steven Holl Architects in partnership with BNIM, will open on October 7, 2016. The new state of the art facility provides 126,000 square feet of loft-like space for all visual arts media, as well as galleries, faculty offices, an outdoor rooftop studio, and teaching spaces for Art History. The building is designed to encourage collaboration between all arts disciplines.
The University of Missouri School of Medicine (SOM) was tasked with expanding its enrollment in response to a call from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) for all medical schools to increase enrollment by 30%. The SOM has partnered with CoxHealth and Mercy health systems out of Springfield, MO to create a clinical campus in Columbia, which will help meet a critical need for more physicians. This public-private partnership will bring transformational change by ultimately providing more than 300 additional physicians for the state, adding more than $390 million annually to Missouri’s economy and creating 3,500 new jobs.
BNIM recently attended Autodesk University in Las Vegas to explore the latest technologies and ideas driving design thinking today. The following are five major takeaways from the event:
1. Designing with Human Data:
Design practices are increasingly using data and new ideas