Features

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Department of Art at 100: New Leadership, Faculty, and Practice

As AAP's Department of Art marks its centennial, times past meet times to come with recent transitions in leadership and a renewed emphasis on faculty mentorship. In Art & Education.


Friday, November 19, 2021

Migration Roundtable Discusses Indigenous Displacement, Racism

The Cornell Daily Sun reports Associate Professor Jolene Rickard, Art and History of Art and Visual Studies, gave a presentation on the power of visual media to express the complexities of both Indigenous resistance and colonial violence.


Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Revealing Climate Change Inequities, Redress, and Environmental Justice

CRP Assistant Professor Linda Shi discusses her timely research on populations vulnerable to climate change injustices and the planning discipline's critical contributions to the global discussion on adaptation and the future of cities.


Monday, November 8, 2021

Helena Rong: Potentials for Surgical Urbanism

Actar's urbanNext has published a project by Helena Rong (B.Arch. '17) on urban development in Sao Paolo, excerpted from Cornell Journal of Architecture 11: Fear edited by Associate Professor Val Warke. CJOA 12 is expected soon.


Monday, November 8, 2021

Einaudi Center Announces New Global Public Voices Fellows

As Global Public Voice Fellows, Professor Victoria Beard, CRP, and other Cornell faculty will use their expertise to shape public debates about global policy issues and advocate for a more just and equitable future. In The Cornell Chronicle.


Friday, November 5, 2021

Productive Frictions: Jesse LeCavalier on Designing Logistical Possibilities

LeCavalier, an architect, urbanist, and educator shares thoughts on public life and value-integrated design practices, alternative models and trajectories for development, and questions to ask as producers of our society and surrounding landscapes.


Monday, November 1, 2021

Philip Ursprung on Wolfgang Tillmans's Empire (US/Mexico Border)

Actar's urbanNext has published an essay by spring 2020 Visiting Professor in architecture Philip Ursprung from Cornell Journal of Architecture 11: Fear, whose launch in 2020 was delayed by the pandemic. COJA 12 is expected soon.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Transdisciplinary Film Explores Trinidad and Tobago

A new documentary by architecture's Assistant Professor Tao DuFour focuses on the complex histories of labor and migration in the Caribbean region. Featured in the Cornell Chronicle.


Friday, October 22, 2021

Cornell Launches $5B Campaign 'To Do the Greatest Good'

The major fundraising campaign aims to shape Cornell as the model university for the 21st century & beyond, building on its foundation of world-class academics, research, & engagement — in the words of founder Ezra Cornell, "To Do the Greatest Good."


Friday, October 22, 2021

Fundraising Campaign Includes Focus On Affordability

Cornell is launching a sweeping new initiative aimed at making its education even more accessible to the most talented students from all socioeconomic backgrounds.


Friday, October 22, 2021

Felix Heisel: Building a Sustainable Future

The Cornell Chronicle profiles architecture's Assistant Professor Felix Heisel and his cross-disciplinary collaborations with experts in the Circular Construction Lab to combat climate change and influence construction practices.


Monday, October 18, 2021

Student-designed 'TCAT to Trails' Map Plots Path to Nature

A project by Design Connect's Emile Bensedrine (B.S. URS '23), Quinn Kelly (M.R.P. '21), Catherine Cullen (B.S. URS '21), Edward Guo (B.S. URS '23), Paine Gronemeyer (B.S. URS '24), Devon Perlo (B.S. URS '23). In the Cornell Chronicle.


Friday, October 8, 2021

Lost in a Thousand Leaves with Luca Padroni

Italian artist and long-time Cornell in Rome visiting critic Luca Padroni reflects on his depiction of the human condition in relation to time and the natural world.


Friday, October 8, 2021

Stories Last Longer Than Symbols

With Who is Afraid of Natasha?, Art Professor of the Practice Joanna Malinowska and collaborator C.T. Jasper bring a monument (back) to life.


Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Collaboration Plants Seeds for Cultural, Biological Conservation

In The Cornell Chronicle, Associate Professor Jolene Rickard, history of art, speaks to a collaboration among Cornell and the Gayogo?hó:n?' (Cayuga Nation) to conserve biodiversity and safeguard human cultural values, language, traditions.


Friday, October 1, 2021

Historical Marker To Honor Ithaca Birthplace of Tuskegee Airman Verdelle Louis Payne

A chance connection led CRP's Professor Thomas J. Campanella to tell the story of Verdelle Louis Payne, Ithaca-born and among the first Black pilots from Upstate New York as well as a military pilot in the U.S. Armed Forces.


Monday, September 27, 2021

Columbus Art Explores The World's Entrenched Colonialism

Columbus Columbia Colombo Colón, designed and built by Architecture faculty Assistant Professor Jennifer Newsom and Assistant Professor of the Practice Tom Carruthers for Exhibit Columbus, is featured by the Cornell Chronicle.


Thursday, September 23, 2021

States That Prioritized Access to Water at Height of Pandemic Saved Lives

Featured by the Cornell Chronicle, a paper by lead author and public policy expert Professor Mildred Warner, CRP, says states that implemented moratoria on water shutoffs to protect vulnerable citizens reported better public health outcomes.


Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Depth of Field: Tao DuFour on We Love We Self Up Here

Assistant Professor Tao DuFour, architecture, discusses his transdisciplinary, collaborative film that captures people, labor, migration, and landscape in Trinidad and Tobago.


Monday, September 20, 2021

Miatta Kawinzi Illuminates Spaces of Connection and Possibility Across Place, Space, and Time

Lineage, cultural hybridity and multiplicity, the liberatory and regenerative potential of softness, and the deep and steady yearning for the reparative are fundamental to the fall 2021 Teiger Mentor in the Arts.


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