The office of Kevin Roche John Dinkeloo and Associates LLC has reorganized, adding five new principals, all of whom have been with KRJDA for many years. They are: Christiaan Dinkeloo, Steuart Gray, Jon Carr, Garry Leonard and Wesley Kavanagh. Kevin will continue as design director; Phil Kinsella and Jim Owens will continue in their roles as managing partners.
Jury comments: "This is a very good example of a new museum typology of enclosed glass space. It renews the visitors' relationship with art and architecture
at many scales: the intimate, in the gallery; the scholarly, in the study collection; and the exterior, with the facade. The jury liked . . ."
The KRJDA Office Photo Album from the years 1987-2012 is now available for viewing and purchase through Viovio. To view and purchase the album it is necessary to register and create an account. Click here to access link.
"Of the numerous five-star hotels lining the marina frontage, the Ritz-Carlton is the most thoroughly impressive. The dramatic tone is set as soon as you enter
the light-filled atrium foyer, capped by a massive, swirling-yet-geometric Frank Stella mobile, and continues with smiling, attentive........."
"Nick Waight, CEO of The CCD, said 'I am incredibly proud of the recognition that our peers, within the Irish events and hospitality industry, gave The CCD last night. To have won 'Best Conference Events Venue' and 'Best Event Venue' was fantastic, but the award I am most proud of is 'Best....."
"Designed by Kevin Roche, the building at 801 17th Street was the first in Washington, D.C. certified as LEED Platinum for Core and Shell, and in May, 2009, one of only 63 buildings worldwide with that status, among 731 total LEED Platinum certified projects, and 11,961 LEED certified projects ..."
06.14.2012 - 12.02.2012
"This exhibition explores how the founding design partner at Kevin Roche John Dinkeloo and Associates (KRJDA) has approached and solved design challenges for the nation's leading corporations and institutions from IBM, Union Carbide, and Merck to the United Nations, the Ford Foundation,...."
“This seven-story headquarters building houses the chairman and senior executives of the Bouygues SA group. The site, located on the Avenue Hoche in Paris, is two blocks from the Arc de Triomphe. Avenue Hoche is considered one of the finest prime areas in central Paris. It is an avenue of l.......”
“We were delighted to be recognized as the first Irish venue to win an award for Access Excellence,' said Nick Waight, CEO, The Convention Centre Dublin. 'As we developed the venue, we had the opportunity to incorporate equipment and features to ensure that The CCD is accessible by all.......”
“Kevin Roche is not resting on his laurels. That much was evident at a panel discussion on his work in January at the Museum of the City of New York. The institution at 103rd Street and 5th Avenue was at the time exhibiting “Kevin Roche: Architecture as Environment,” which originated at.....”
"The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) won two Gold awards at last night’s Meetings and Incentive Travel Industry Awards 2012. It scooped Gold for “Best Overseas Conference Centre” and Gold for “Access Excellence”. The CCD CEO Nick Waight accepted the prestigious awards during....”
"How do the updated galleries look? Sensational, which is news, because the old ones didn't. They had a warehouse atmosphere, with pictures stacked up on the walls, sculpture plunked down wherever and narrative logic disrupted because the collection was split between two floors. Now all the ..."
"In case anyone has forgotten, in the rash of overwrought, over-the-top museum additions following but never equaling Frank Gehry's spectacularly successful Bilbao Guggenheim, the art and architecture of museums should have more than an adversarial relationship in which a game of ............"
"He is frequently overshadowed by his former employer, Modernist giant Eero Saarinen, but at the Museum of the City of New York in Manhattan, a new exhibition attempts to make a case that Kevin Roche is, in the words of chief curator Sarah Henry,“the quintessential architect of the .................."
"Few architects have sustained the creative energy required to successfully practice architecture for sixty years while so completely exploring a wide range of ideas about the purpose, use, construction and appearance of their projects. Despite examples of his work all around the United States.."
09.27.2011 - 02.05.2012
"Drawing on material originally presented at the Yale School of Architecture, the exhibition has been expanded to highlight Roche's contributions to the fabric of New York City, including the Ford Foundation Headquarters and more than four decades of master planning, design, .......................... "
"Pritzker Prize-winner Kevin Roche is one of the most critically acclaimed architects of the postwar era, distinguished for the pioneering urban structures he designed in the 1960s and 1970s, including the Oakland Museum of California and the Ford Foundation Headquarters in New York....... "