Two projects featured in New American Architecture by Steven Christensen

We just got our hands on a copy of New American Architecture by Metropolitan Arts Press. We're excited they chose Liepāja Thermal Bath and Bandersnatch to be included in the book!

Christensen coordinating A.UD 412 graduate studio at UCLA by Steven Christensen


This quarter Steven will be coordinating A.UD 412, the second studio in the MArch 1 sequence at UCLA. The studio is focused on structure and organization, and the student's final project will be a branch library in downtown LA. 

Emigration House in December issue of Architect Magazine by Steven Christensen

We're excited to have Emigration House included in the December 2016 issue of Architect Magazine! The online version of their piece on the project can be found here

The Architect's Newspaper selects Steven Christensen Architecture for its 2016 Young Architects Award! by Steven Christensen

Many thanks to the Architect's Newspaper and this year's Best of Design Awards Jury for selecting our practice as this year's Young Architect's Award winner! Check out the article in the Awards Supplement to the December print issue, or you can read more about the award here

Emigration House honored by Architect Magazine by Steven Christensen

Architect Magazine awarded an Honorable Mention to Emigration House in their 2016 Residential Architect Design Awards! This year the jury selected 24 projects across 11 categories for recognition. Check out the full list of winning projects here.

Interior Design Magazine names Emigration House as an Honoree in their Best of Year awards by Steven Christensen

We are excited that Interior Design magazine has selected Emigration House as an Honoree in their annual Best of Year Awards! Thrilled to be included in such an impressive list of architects and designers.

This year, the Best of Year Awards celebrated its 11th Anniversary and had 2,016 entries, from 38 different countries. The December 1st awards ceremony was hosted in Frank Gehry's IAC Building in NYC, where winners were announced live by hosts Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief, and Carol Cisco, Publisher of Interior Design. 

Liepāja Thermal Bath receives American Architecture Prize by Steven Christensen

We are excited to announce we have been awarded an American Architecture Prize for Liepāja Thermal Bath. Heptagon House also received an Honorable Mention from the jury. 

The American Architecture Prize honors designs in the disciplines of architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture with the goal of advancing the appreciation of architecture worldwide.

You can see a full list of awarded projects here and honorable mentions here.

D+A publishes Heptagon House by Steven Christensen

Just happened upon this article about Heptagon House in the Chilean architecture magazine D+A: Diseño y Arquitectura. The project was featured in their March/April issue focused on sustainability. Check out the article here.

Venafi in an Archinect Top Ten by Steven Christensen

We just came across an article on Archinect about the top ten most pinned images on their "color" Pinterest board. Nice to hear Venafi made the list! You can find the article here.

Liepaja Thermal Bath and Bandersnatch receive American Architecture Awards by Steven Christensen

We are excited to share the news that Liepaja Thermal Bath and Bandersnatch have received American Architecture Awards! These awards are given by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies for the best new buildings designed and constructed in the U.S.

“America’s most prominent architecture firms have all made the grade and show why the United States architectural talent and ambition is famed around the world,” states Christian Narkiewicz-Laine, President, The Chicago Athenaeum.

An exhibit of awarded projects, entitled New American Architecture, will take place at the Turkish Chamber of Architects in Istanbul and travel to Contemporary Space in Athens. Projects will be included in the forthcoming book, New American Architecture: Global Design + Urbanism XVI, published by Metropolitan Arts Press. 

See the press release and full list of winners here.

Architect Magazine newsfeed features Heptagon House by Steven Christensen

It was a nice surprise to find Heptagon House in our inbox this weekend. Thanks to Architect Magazine for including us in its Labor Day Weekend feature on weekend getaways! Check out the newsfeed here.

Liepaja Thermal Bath wins Gold and Heptagon House takes Bronze at IDA International Design Awards by Steven Christensen

We're excited to learn that two of our projects have won IDA International Design Awards! Liepaja Thermal Bath has won a Gold Award and Heptagon House a Bronze Award, both in the Conceptual Architecture category. 

"The International Design Awards (IDA) exists to recognize, celebrate, and promote legendary design visionaries and uncover emerging talent in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic, and Fashion Design." 

Many thanks to the project teams and we look forward to the awards gala!

Venafi and Broadway Loft in Utah Design & Construction Magazine by Steven Christensen

Utah Design & Construction's May issue includes a feature on the IIDA Intermountain Chapter Awards, including Broadway Loft (BEST: Live - single unit) and Venafi HQ (BEST: Work over 15,000 SF, BEST on a Budget, and BEST of the BEST)

Contract Magazine features Venafi HQ by Steven Christensen

Contract Magazine's article on our design for the headquarters of Venafi, written by A. Krista Sykes, is now available online. Looking forward to the debut of the print version this Friday at Neocon!