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2014-08-17 23:02:31

Florida Polytechnic University leaders, Governor Rick Scott, IST Building Architect Dr. Santiago Calatrava and more than 1000 supporters and new students were on-hand to celebrate the launch of Florida's newest university, dedicated to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Lakeland, FL (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Florida Polytechnic University is now officially open and ready to welcome its Inaugural Class. Florida’s newest state university held a public LAUNCH...

2014-01-15 23:02:22

Accurate AMPG worked with CD Systems LLC and MG McGrath to design special fasteners to connect the splice plates on the pergola system Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 In the summer of 2011, AMPG was approached by CD Systems LLC and MG McGrath, Inc., both division 5 sub-contractors on a project few people had heard about outside of Lakeland Florida. A new Florida State Polytechnic University campus had been approved for development. World-renowned architect and designer Santiago...

2011-04-13 14:03:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, April 14th, artistic icons Santiago Calatrava and Frank Stella will unveil their first collaborative installation at the New National Gallery in Berlin. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110413/NY82724 ) Entitled "Stella & Calatrava: The Michael Kohlhaas Curtain," this unprecedented work of art fuses one of Frank Stella's monumental paintings - a 98 foot mural - with a Santiago Calatrava-designed steel sculpture. Not...

2010-12-16 08:00:00

DALLAS, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 400-foot gleaming white arch rises on the top of the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge over the Trinity River, organizers have announced the grand celebration dates as October 14-16, 2011. Community leader Lynn McBee, The Trinity Trust and Trinity Commons Foundation are leading the planning for this momentous occasion. The honorary event chairs include the three Dallas mayors involved in The Trinity project: U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, the...

2010-07-29 14:00:00

DENVER, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- During a press conference today, world-renowned architect, engineer and artist, Santiago Calatrava unveiled his preliminary design for Denver International Airport's (DIA) South Terminal Redevelopment Program. Mayor John W. Hickenlooper and DIA Manager of Aviation, Kim Day, joined the architect on stage as he shared his concept for the redevelopment, which will not only enhance the airport's connectivity and functionality, but is also expected to create more...

2010-06-22 05:00:00

NEW YORK, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Santiago Calatrava, world-renowned architect, engineer and artist, unveiled his design for Rio de Janeiro's Museum of Tomorrow during a press conference yesterday in Brazil. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100622/NY24397 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100622/NY24397 ) Calatrava was commissioned to design the sustainably-focused museum, as part of the ambitious "Marvelous Port" urban design project, which will transform Rio's...

2010-06-15 13:34:00

Quad/Graphics and Milwaukee Magazine present annual arts showcase MILWAUKEE, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Milwaukee Art Museum's 2010 Lakefront Festival of Arts (LFOA) will be Friday, June 18, through Sunday, June 20, on the grounds of the Museum along Lake Michigan. The 48th annual LFOA is presented by Quad/Graphics and Milwaukee Magazine. The family-friendly event is one of the top 25 art festivals in the country, featuring work by more than 180 artists from around the...

2010-04-28 11:20:00

NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate his first collaboration with the NYC Ballet (NYCB), world renowned architect, Santiago Calatrava will serve as an Honorary Chairman of the company's Opening Gala on Thursday, April 29th, an event marking the start of the 2010 spring season. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100428/NY95091 ) Calatrava, who is best known for his acclaimed bridges, transportation centers and educational buildings, agreed to create scenic designs...


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