Design, art on view
Two exhibits offering divergent takes on the art of architecture and architects are newly opened for viewing this weekend:
This year’s honorees are Perkins+Will urban designer Ryan Gravel, whose 1999 Georgia Tech master’s thesis seeded the idea of the Atlanta Beltline and who is now on the team designing the project; and Tristan Al-Haddad, a Georgia Tech School of Architecture assistant professor and founder of Formations Studio. Reception: 7-10 p.m. Friday. Through Jan. 22. 1315 Peachtree St., Atlanta. 404-979-6455, www.museumofdesign.org.
Other well-known architects in the show include Oscar Harris, Amy Landesberg, Kemp Mooney, Mack Scogin and Tom Ventulett. Through Feb. 25. 3130 Slaton Drive N.W., 404-266-2636, www.swancoachhouse.com. HOWARD POUSNER