50 finalists have been selected for the 2018 GRAY Awards

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/w5/w5yofova6sctk8ck.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><a href="https://graymag.com/" >GRAY Magazine</a>&nbsp;announces its finalists for the 2018 <a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/gray-awards/742860/6161/honoring-the-emerging-design-culture-of-the-pnw-gray-media-announces-winners-of-the-inaugural-gray-awards" >GRAY Awards</a>. Out of 300 plus submissions, 50 finalists have been selected across eleven categories. Designers and manufacturers across the <a href="http://bustler.net/news/search/pacific%20northwest/6139/18-washington-projects-recognized-for-design-excellence-at-aia-seattle-s-2017-honor-awards" >Pacific Northwest</a> were invited to submit products and projects focusing on various categories in design, including the "Design for Good" category which highlights designs that make a difference socially or environmentally.&nbsp;
A panel of international design stars—including Jaime Hayon, Elaine Molinar (Snøhetta), David and Peter Walker, Ken Fulk, the team of AvroKO, and Adam Lippes, cast their eye towards the Pacific Northwest. GRAY Award winners will be revealed November 29, 2018 at  The Sanctuary Seattle, designed by Philippe Starck and ZGF Architects. Tickets for the event go on sale on October 19th.  Winners will receive a custom-designed contemporary glass art trophy, handcrafted exclusively for the GRAY Awards by John Hogan, Seattle-based artist and product designer. GRAY has also selected the B...

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/fe/fevq8l9x2316mvpl.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pr/pr9nfwqopyb8ihoz.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Archtober 2018 starts soon! Our Must-Do Picks for Week 1 (Oct. 1-8)

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/b6/b62szmz0wo0cxkpy.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />Hey <a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/2124612/new-york-ny-us" >New York City</a>, fall is here, and that means <a href="http://archtober.org/" >Archtober</a> is about to kick off! Fittingly starting on World Architecture Day, Monday, October 1, the month-long festival celebrates the city's architecture and its presence in everyday life with a plethora of <a href="https://archtober.org/exhibitions/" >exhibitions</a>, lectures, workshops, talks, conferences, film screenings, and exciting tours&nbsp;across the five boroughs.
For the eight year in a row, Archinect & Bustler are proud to partner with Archtober and present you our weekly highlights from a packed calendar of events. Below are our recommendations for Archtober Week 1, October 1-8. Having trouble locating the over 30 Buildings of the Day? Use Archinect's handy interactive map to easily spot them, especially while on the go.

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/i0/i0em5ouo0ufyd78u.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bt/btnfpvaunwrpk4dl.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ja/ja4sd5q0weo93wsp.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/8w/8wav1sruuemhw0vq.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

This week’s picks for LA architecture and design events

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pl/plgglkbm79yula2t.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />As the summer season comes to a close, wondering what architecture and design events are happening around Los Angeles this week?&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" >Bustler</a> compiled a snappy list of <a href="http://bustler.net/events" >event</a>&nbsp;recommendations that we think are worth checking out. This week's picks include: AIA|LA's 2028 Olympics and Paralympics discussion panel; Doug Jackson's &ldquo;SOUPERgreen SPREADS!&rdquo; exhibition at the <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150078462/get-lectured-usc-fall-18" >USC School of Architecture</a>; and &ldquo;D&eacute;ja Vu&rdquo;, the first solo museum exhibition of lifestyle brand <a href="http://sixty-nine.us/" >69</a> at the MOCA Pacific Design Center.&nbsp;
Read on for our latest weekly event recommendations

This week’s picks for NYC architecture and design events

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/7u/7uptlcyen6r4xwez.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />As the summer season comes to a close, don't miss out on some of the ongoing art and design exhibitions in New York City while they're still open!&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" >Bustler</a>'s latest list of NYC&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events" >event</a> picks include: &ldquo;The Fourth Regional Plan&rdquo; at the Center for Architecture; Yayoi Kusama's &ldquo;Narcissus Garden&rdquo; installation as part of MoMa PS1's &ldquo;Rockaway!&rdquo; series; the Museum of Art and Design's &ldquo;La Frontera&rdquo; exhibition exploring the cultural exchange that occurs at the U.S.-Mexico Border; and the upcoming interactive (and probably Instagrammable) &ldquo;Room for Tea&rdquo; exhibition.&nbsp;
Read on for our latest weekly event recommendations.

This week’s picks for NYC architecture and design events

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/7u/7uptlcyen6r4xwez.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />As the summer season comes to a close, don't miss out on some of the ongoing art and design exhibitions in New York City while they're still open!&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" >Bustler</a>'s latest list of NYC&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events" >event</a> picks include: &ldquo;The Fourth Regional Plan&rdquo; at the Center for Architecture; Yayoi Kusama's &ldquo;Narcissus Garden&rdquo; installation as part of MoMa PS1's &ldquo;Rockaway!&rdquo; series; the Museum of Art and Design's &ldquo;La Frontera&rdquo; exhibition exploring the cultural exchange that occurs at the U.S.-Mexico Border; and the upcoming interactive (and probably Instagrammable) &ldquo;Room for Tea&rdquo; exhibition.&nbsp;
Read on for our latest weekly event recommendations.

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ve/ve1dgau4qs57muyx.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ho/hor52mrhug6jstw6.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ho/hor52mrhug6jstw6.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3d/3d3dbdalek8zyc35.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/p0/p0ry80nakj48rw4g.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/jz/jzcnkes5276ucn59.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/wi/wi7qo2evfp83o13p.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new <a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a> launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why <a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a> is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design <a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a> that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>         

Our weekly wrap-up of new design competitions worth checking out

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/k9/k96aoad1cfsxwbo3.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>We get it. It can get a little overwhelming keeping up with the dozens of new&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/competitions" >architecture competitions</a>&nbsp;launching worldwide on any given week &mdash; let alone having to stay on top of the multiple deadlines for each and every one. That's why&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-competition-picks/792691" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;is here to help! At the end of every week, we'll share a quick selection of our newest design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/submission/start_competition" >competition submissions</a>&nbsp;that we think are worth a look, as well as some ongoing ones you might have missed the first time. Check out our latest competition recommendations below.</p>           

Our LA architecture and design event picks for Summer 2018

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/cp/cpkh5xuy0lwty22h.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>Temperatures are heating up in sunny-as-always Los Angeles.&nbsp;Whether you plan to party at outdoor concerts or chill inside a museum,&nbsp;there are plenty of fun architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events" >events</a>&nbsp;happening around town during these warmer months.&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" >Bustler</a>&nbsp;rounded up a snappy list of ongoing and upcoming events this summer that we think are worth checking out.&nbsp;Read on for our latest&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-event-picks/118688" >weekly event recommendations</a>.</p>