Olympic Torch, Velodrome Win Design of the Year Awards

Design News 04.25.12

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

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