- Practice: a fresh look at liability with... Sapers, C.M. // Architectural Record;Sep1988, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p43
Opinion. Discusses architectural liability--the rising cost of liability insurance and the increasing number of claims being made against architects. Suggests that arbitration, mediation, and contract covenants are alternate remedies between architects and clients or contractors.
- Practice: how to get the best deal on your... Pennington, E.J. // Architectural Record;Dec1988, Vol. 176 Issue 14, p15
Discusses liability insurance and offers tips on how to avoid such common pitfalls as not covering special needs, picking the wrong limits and deductibles, and presenting the firm as a greater risks than it really is.
- Legal perspectives: Watch out for this new `model' owner/design-professional agreement. Kornblut, A.T. // Architectural Record;Feb1989, Vol. 177 Issue 2, p29
Describes the problems associated with a new contract produced by the National Association of Attorneys General entitled `A Model Form Agreement Between Owner and Design Professionals.'
- Marketing: The woman-managed firm: How big a deal? Miller, R.L. // Architectural Record;Jun1989, Vol. 177 Issue 7, p47
Reports on two case studies of how women are successfully meeting new challenges in the changing profession of architecture. Jo Anne Murray of Murray & Associates; Mary-Jean Eastman and Barbara Geddis of Perkins Geddis Eastman.
- Architects, engineers, and the `practice overlap.' Schmertz, M.F. // Architectural Record;Jul1989, Vol. 177 Issue 8, p11
Editorial. Discusses the American Institute of Architects' (AIA) definition of the role of the architect as it relates to interior design and engineering. Licensing the interior-design profession; AIA's relationship with the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE).
- How do they get those commissions? Heery, G.; Heery, L. // Architectural Record;Jan1990, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p34
Architects George and Laura Heery interview Peter Eisenman of Eisenman Architects, Eugene Kohn of Kohn Pederson Fox Associates, and Ross Anderson and Fred Schwartz of Anderson/Schwartz Architects. Marketing techniques in the architectural profession.
- A resourceful profession meets the future. Gutman, R. // Architectural Record;Jan1990, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p56
Analyst Robert Gutman assesses architects' current status and reasons why architects are getting more jobs, attracting young recruits, and gathering increasing attention from the public and media. Challenges to architects in the coming decade.
- Awards for wood buildings. // Architectural Record;Feb1990, Vol. 178 Issue 2, p24
Lists the 13 winners of the Cedar Shake & Shingle Bureau/American Institute of Architects awards for wood buildings, presented at the Bureau's 74th annual meeting in Seattle last September.
- The ins and outs of living with lawyers. Sapers, C. // Architectural Record;Feb1990, Vol. 178 Issue 2, p55
Discusses the uneasy union of architects and lawyers, in such areas as giving harmful information to insurers, conflicts of interest, and construction disputes.
- Spain fetes modernism. Cohn, D. // Architectural Record;Jun1990, Vol. 178 Issue 7, p47
Examines the works of the new generation of Spanish architects who show they still believe in Modernism. Guillermo Vazquez Consuegra; Rafael Moneo; Pep Bonet; Helio Pinon; Albert Viaplana.