This week on Dezeen

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This week on Dezeen

This week on Dezeen unpaid internships were back in the spotlight, as D&AD chairman Dick Powell made a speech advising young people to "work for nothing" in order to get a job in the creative industries, then later moved to defuse the controversy with a follow-up statement. Read on for more news plus Dezeen Music Project track of the week.

French producer Junior Size takes us back to the eighties with this acid house-inspired track.

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Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Peng
The Stirling Prize-shortlisted Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre

In other news, the RIBA announced the shortlist for this year's Stirling Prize, with nominations for a renovated castle, a stone chapel, two housing developments, a medical school and a visitor centre for a volcanically formed causeway.

OMA lands Miami Beach Convention Center commission
OMA lands Miami Beach Convention Center commission

OMA had a busy week, seeing off rivals BIG to land the high-profile commission to overhaul the Miami Beach Convention Center, as well as winning a competition for a major mixed-use development in Santa Monica.

Messner Mountain Museum Corones by Zaha Hadid Architects
Messner Mountain Museum Corones by Zaha Hadid Architects

We also unveiled images of several new projects by Zaha Hadid Architects, including a mountain museum underway in Italy, a university building near completion in Hong Kong and an 11-storey apartment block for beside New York's High Line.

Richard Rogers
Richard Rogers

In London, an exhibition opened celebrating the life and career of British architect Richard Rogers. We caught up with Rogers, who told us that architects "have a responsibility to society" that has been eroded in "an age of greed".

Promenade House by FORM/ Kouichi Kimura Architects
Promenade House by FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects

The most popular architecture stories of the week featured a pair of Japanese houses. One is only 2.7 metres wide, while the other has a facade designed to look like a picture frame.

Frame by UID Architects
Frame by UID Architects

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