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Emiliano Hotel makes DEZEEN list of top 10 hotels of 2018

05 December 2018 Dezeen’s top 10 hotels of 2018, By: Dan Howarth “A pastel paradise in Ibiza, a converted convent in Tel Aviv and a mid-century motel in Malibu are among US editor Dan Howarth’s pick of the best hotels from the past year, as we continue our review of 2018. Emiliano Hotel, Brazil, by Oppenheim Architecture and Studio Arthur Casas Guests can look out over Rio de Janeiro’s famous Copacabana Beach while bathing in the rooftop swimming pool of […]

  • Chad Oppenheim (right) being presented with the 2018 National Design Award by GoPro Founder and CEO Nick Woodman (left) | Photo: Scott Rudd Associates
  • Chad Oppenheim at the 2018 National Design Awards Gala at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City | Photo: Madison Voelkel/BFA.com
  • Chad Oppenheim (far right) at the 2018 National Design Awards Winners' Salon at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City on October 17, 2018 | Photo: Scott Rudd Photography

Oppenheim Architecture receives 2018 Cooper Hewitt National Design Award

18 October 2018 “Great designers can tear holes into the normalcy that surrounds us and present us with unique and engaging experiences that inspire us, that excite us, and that, ultimately, wow us, and, in my own personal time with Chad Oppenheim and his team at Oppenheim Architecture + Design, they have shown me that they are masters at tearing up normalcy and harnessing the power of wow to make our world a far more interesting place to live in.” […]

ARCHDAILY – Oppenheim Architecture’s Vast Star Metal Project Begins Construction in Atlanta, Georgia

24 September 2018 By: Niall Patrick Walsh “Oppenheim Architecture has released an update of their proposed Star Metals development in Atlanta, Georgia. Spread over two schemes, the project seeks to ‘shift the paradigm of what’s possible for new urban environments’ through a 1.36 million-square-foot masterplan.” Read the full article on ArchDaily Rendering Credit: Luxigon

THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION covers groundbreaking of Star Metals Residences in West Midtown

22 August 2018 Construction has begun on new apartments near Northside Tavern, By: Becca J. G. Godwin “A $130 million residential project is officially underway in West Midtown. Executives from The Allen Morris Company and Juneau Construction Company watched as an autographed, 3,000-pound wrecking ball smashed into an old hardware store during a groundbreaking ceremony for Star Metals Residences on Aug. 9. The 409-unit apartment rental building is part of the 4.75-acre Star Metals Atlanta mixed-use development, which will include […]

WORLD ARCHITECTURE COMMUNITY – Oppenheim Architecture Completes Ayla Golf Academy With Wavy Roofs In Deserted Landscape Of Jordan

30 July 2018 “Oppenheim Architecture has completed a new golf academy and clubhouse in a deserted landscape of Aqaba in Jordan, the building’s elegant wavy roofs invade the natural aura with its picturesque view and smoothly flowing curves as part of the natural landscape. . . . For these wavy and perfectly-shaped structure, the studio takes cues from the natural dunescapes and mountains of the surrounding desert and the vernacular ancient Bedouin traditions. Wavy structure is built a set of a massive […]

Emiliano Hotel Longlisted for 2018 Dezeen Awards

26 July 2018 Oppenheim Architecture is pleased to announce that its Emiliano Hotel project in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has been longlisted in the inaugural Dezeen Awards for Architecture in the Hospitality Building category. Emiliano was selected among the top 218 architecture projects from over 3,500 entries from 91 countries. The longlist will now be judged by a panel of industry leaders, and a shortlist will be announced in August. See the full 2018 Dezeen Awards longlist

VENICE MAGAZINE profiles Oppenheim Architecture founder, Chad Oppenheim

Summer 2018 Young And Restless, By: Robin Hodes, Portrait by: Felipe Cuevas “Chad Oppenheim is scrolling nonchalantly through projects on his laptop, each image more mind-blowing than the next. The Miami Beach-based international architect, who’s about 25 years into a career legendary enough to rival those of the masters who precede him, could easily rest on his laurels… but doesn’t. His work is groundbreaking, transformative and, some have said, astounding. Large-scale urban architecture, luxury homes, hotels, resorts and master-planned communities—such as […]

THE REAL DEAL – Oppenheim Architecture’s “Spirit of Place” explores new terrain for design

18 July 2018 By: Kathryn Brenzel “Not every architect would choose to express his work through a haiku about dunes. But Oppenheim Architecture’s new book ‘Spirit of Place’ does just that — along with 17-syllable meditations on the desert, sea, peninsulas, canyons, rivers and streams. ‘I really appreciated the simplicity and elegance of reducing things down to their essence,’ Chad Oppenheim, principal of his eponymous firm, told The Real Deal. ‘The haiku is saying more with less.’ This is a […]

THE BIG BUBBLE MIAMI – Miami Architect Chad Oppenheim’s New Book Celebrates His Ideas About Minimalism

18 July 2018 By: Sean McCaughan “Miami-based architect Chad Oppenheim has designed work around the world. Oppenheim’s new book portrays his work as minimalist to the extreme. . . . It is a level of minimalist luxury that celebrates the place almost to the reduction of the building itself. Oppenheim’s works are like mirrors. They would disappear into the landscape if it were not for his use of long, straight lines that often makes the building stand out against it.” […]

Two Oppenheim Architecture Designs Selected as Finalists for the Architizer A+ Awards

Oppenheim Architecture is pleased to announce that two of its designs have been selected among the top five project entries in their respective categories for the 2018 Architizer A+ Awards. GLF Headquarters in Miami, Florida was selected as a finalist in the Office – Low Rise (1-4 Floors) category, and Forte dei Marmi in Miami Beach, Florida was selected as a finalist in the Restaurants category. VOTING IS NOW OPEN FOR  THE ARCHITIZER A+ POPULAR CHOICE AWARDS As a companion […]