(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )
Yesterday, The Design Museum presented this year's Design of the Year Awards. The 2012 London Olympics were in good standing: Top prize went to the torch, and the architecture category was awarded to the Velodrome.

In other news, the Statue of Liberty needs an Artist-in-Residence and Architectural Digest tours a modern FDNY firehouse. See the headlines after the jump.

Hopkins Architects' Olympic velodrome wins architecture prize at Design of the Year Awards | BDOnline
2012 Artist-In-Residence | NPS.gov
A Striking Manhattan Firehouse | Architectural Digest

(Image: via BDOnline)