Tag: 2019 Gold Medal

The house in Cardigan Street, Carlton shared by Hank, Julie, Steve Ashton and Peter Craig, 1975.
Discourse | Ian McDougall | 29 Oct 2019

Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg: Made in Melbourne

Ian McDougall reflects on the currents of change in Melbourne during the 1970s and considers how Hank and Julie’s commitment to a social agenda has its roots in their activist student days.

At 500 Broadway, a mixed-use development in Santa Monica, California, an innovative prefabricated steel moment-frame facilitates the plasticity desired to strengthen the connection between home and street. Collaborator: Large Architecture (architect of record).
Review | Editorial Desk AAU | 28 Oct 2019

Coming soon: Koning Eizenberg’s upcoming projects

Part of our ongoing review of the work of 2019 Gold Medallists Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg, we turn our attention to the architects’ future projects, with a collection of responses from peers and colleagues.

The Belmar Apartments in Santa Monica, California (2014) contributes 160 units of affordable housing to the Ocean Avenue South Development on one side of a public walk. Collaborators: Moore Ruble Yudell Architects and Planners (masterplan partner), KTGY Architecture and Planning (architect of record).

The housing projects of Koning Eizenberg Architecture

Architecture Australia reflects on Koning Eizenberg Architecture’s pragmatic yet ambitious housing projects.

A new entry and exhibition space for the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (2004) connects an 1890s post office with a 1939 planetarium. A distinctive sunshade flutters in the wind and shades the glass. Collaborators: Perkins Eastman (architect of record), Ned Kahn (environmental artist).

The architecture of the everyday

Koning Eizenberg’s colleagues, peers and collaborators to speak to the practice’s diverse portfolio of sensitive and thoughtful public projects.

Hank and Julie's own home, 25th Street House in Santa Monica, California, features many moving parts that open it up to the outside. Obscured by landscape, the house only offers glimpses of itself.
Review | Aaron Besky | 14 Oct 2019

At home in LA: Koning Eizenberg

Aaron Betsky surveys the private and public work of Koning Eizenberg Architecture and identifies a distinctive expression suited to the messy vitality of Southern California.

Julie Eizenberg and Hank Koning.
Award | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Jun 2019

2019 National Prizes: Gold Medal

The 2019 Gold Medal is awarded to Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg.