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)