Thursday, May 17, 2018
Akcan's New Book Gives Voice to Berlin Architects, Policy Makers, and Immigrants
The book explores "open" architecture in the context of the 1980s urban renewal of Berlin's Kreuzberg and the Berlin International Building Exhibition.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
HPP's Work Weekend Updates Two Historic Properties in Upstate New York
The Historic Preservation Planning program and the Schenectady County Historical Society joined forces for Work Weekend at two Albany-area properties.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
How They Roll: Architecture Faculty Create Winning Design
Architecture faculty project wins Folly/Function 2018 with movable outdoor seating system made from 3D-printed concrete using Cornell-developed technology.
Monday, May 7, 2018
When Living Near Transit Doesn't Lower Transportation Costs
The results of "Housing Policy Debate" coauthored by Assistant Professor Nicholas Klein, CRP, questions fundamental assumptions of affordability research.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Project on Urban Design and Mobility Receives Funding
A cross-disciplinary project titled Mobility Aware Integrated Urban Design co-led by architecture's Timur Dogan has received seed funding.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
George Frantz: Retrofitting Urban Greenspace in Contemporary China
CRP's George Frantz discussed retrofitting tactics in Shanghai, which experimented with ways to absorb and retain heavy rainfall in dense urban areas.
Friday, February 16, 2018
Faculty Team from Art, Architecture, and Engineering Win City of Dreams Competition
The winning entry, Oculi, is crafted from disused grain silos and will be installed on Governors Island in New York City this summer.
Monday, December 18, 2017
Bertoia Exhibition on Display at Rochester Institute of Technology
Titled Confluence, the exhibition features more than 20 of Bertoia's sculptures and was curated by Josh Owen (B.A./B.F.A. '94).
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Architecture Faculty, Students, Present Research Papers at ACADIA Conference
Papers on robotics and computational design were presented by Sasa Zivkovic, architecture, and David Rosenwasser (B.Arch. '18) at the ACADIA conference at MIT.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Architecture Faculty Dimcheff and Lok Present Papers at ACSA Conference
Dimcheff's and Lok's papers explored novel modes of design in virtual reality, and mat-urbanism as an alternate form of urban housing, respectively.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
O'Donnell and Miller Open Primitive Hut at Art Omi
The pavilion is constructed of 5,000 individual wooden pieces and designed to simultaneously decompose and grow over the next two years.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Sabin and Jones Coauthor LabStudio: Design Research between Architecture and Biology
LabStudio introduces the concept of a laboratory in which research and transdisciplinary participants achieve radical advances in science and design.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Dogan Publishes New Research for Daylight Evaluation in Residential Buildings
Assistant Professor Timur Dogan and Ye Chan Park (B.Arch. '20) presented a paper on scoring residential daylight at the Building Simulation 2017 conference.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Glowing and Misting, Jenny Sabin's Lumen Installation Opens
Lumen was the winning project in the annual MoMA Young Architects Program competition and is a temporary outdoor installation at MoMA PS1.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Marketisation, Public Services, and the City: The Potential for Polanyian Counter Movements
Cambridge Journals of Regions, Economy, and Society is offering free access to the top cited paper, coauthored by Mildred Warner, through June 2017.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Ostendarp Opens Solo Exhibition in New York City
Ostendarp says his solo show in New York City includes new paintings that respond to the social, political, and psychological state of society.